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"The first thing people lose on a diet is their sense of humor. Keep it fun. Keep it light." - Gunnar Peterson

"I like to respond with jokes and to keep it as light as possible." - Margaret Cho

"Keep it locked up inside Don't talk about it Talk about the weather Can't see the light" - Dave Matthews

"Believe me, I wanted to say. I've tried. Oh, and also, I'm wretchedly in love with you. Keep it light." - Stephenie Meyer

"You take whatever works from wherever you can find it, and you keep moving toward the light." - Elizabeth Gilbert

"Keep it light so you can say a lot more, especially if it's something you care about." - Naomi Mitchison

"I try to keep it light and positive most of the time, whereas earlier on I didn't always do that." - Gordon Lightfoot

"Keep on moving way up high, you see the light it shines forever. Sail through the crimson skies, the purest light. The light that sends you free... If time will sent you free." - Savage Garden

"Talent is like electricity. We don't understand electricity. We use it. You can plug into it and light up a lamp, keep a heart pump going, light a cathedral, or you can electrocute a person with it." - Maya Angelou

"The plant is blind but it knows enough to keep pushing upwards towards the light, and it will continue to do this in the face of endless discouragements." - George Orwell

"On the set I make jokes I can't get too involved, or it turns into sentimental soup. I try to keep it light." - Michael Haneke

"Keep a light, hopeful heart. But -expect the worst." - Joyce Carol Oates

"Keep a good head and always carry a light bulb." - Bob Dylan

"light hearts seldom keep company with heavy coffers ..." - Fanny Fern

"Keep a light, hopeful heart. But expect the worst." - Joyce Carol Oates

"Keep inviolate an area of light and peace within you." - Corazon Aquino

"Deep in their roots, all flowers keep the light." - Theodore Roethke

"Visualize a golden light within you and spread it out. First to those about you - your circle of friends and relatives - and then gradually to the world. Keep on visualizing God's golden light surrounding our earth." - Peace Pilgrim

"Whatever you do, do it for love. If you keep to that, your path will never wander so far from the light that you can never return." - Jim Butcher

"The unsurprising response of your fridge light turning on when you open the door doesn't drive you to keep opening it again and again.
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"When the darkness comes, keep an eye on the light - whatever that is for you - no matter how far away it seems." - Jan Berry

"Keep it simple, keep it sexy, keep it sad." - Mitch Miller

"They made light of it." - Bible

"Fighting through darkness and despair and pleading for the light is what opened this dispensation. It is what keeps it going, and it is what will keep you going." - Jeffrey R. Holland

"I don't even do anything super crazy when it comes to eating. The most I would ever do is eat some kind of sushi raw. I keep it real light when it comes to food." - Deon Cole

"Keep it simple, stupid." - Saying

"Keep it simple." - Alfred Eisenstaedt

"It's like you run into this dark tunnel, trusting that somewhere there's another end to it where you're going to come out. And there's a point in the middle where it's just dark. There's no light from where you came in and there's no light at the other end; all you can do is keep running. And then you start to see a little light, and a little more light, and then, bam! You're out in the sun." - Pete Docter

"The light is no mystery, the mystery is that there is something to keep the light from passing through." - Richard Siken

"If I feel like I'm going too far in one direction, I just can it. It's a weird thing. Some of my songs might be cheesy; I try and keep it light. It's hard to explain." - Mac Demarco

"I think you have every right to cherry-pick when it comes to moving your spirit and finding peace in God. You take whatever works from wherever you can find it, and you keep moving toward the light." - Elizabeth Gilbert

"It's tough for those celebrity couples. It's really hard. My wife wasn't in the limelight, which made it easier... the key is to keep it happy, light, and fun." - Joey Fatone

"When I write, I am not giving a lecture, I am speculating on behavior. Sometimes this is dangerous, but it should be. As I say often, theatre is a dark place and we should keep the light out of it." - Howard Barker

"I believe talent is like electricity. We don't understand electricity. We use it. You can plug into it and light up a lamp, keep a heart pump going, light a cathedral, or you can electrocute a person with it. Electricity will do all that. It makes no judgment. I think talent is like that. I believe every person is born with talent." - Maya Angelou

"I took the name Green Destiny from - well there is such a sword called Green Destiny. It is green because you keep twisting it, it's an ancient skill, you keep twisting it and knocking it and twisting it until it is very elastic and light." - Ang Lee

"Yes, instruction! Light! Light! Everything comes from light, and to everything it returns." - Victor Hugo

"Of all men living [priests] are our greatest enemies. If it were possible, they would extinguish the very light of nature, turn the world into a dungeon, and keep mankind for ever in chains and darkness." - George Berkeley

"How do we appreciate the good without letting it be the enemy of the perfect? How do we keep a step in the right direction from becoming a stopping point? How do we get beyond shades of insipid light green?" - Donella Meadows

"People do not avoid the Bible because it is difficult to understand as much as because what they understand condemns their conscience and throws light on dark corners in their lives which they prefer to keep dark." - R.J. Rushdoony

"The Sonnets of Shakespeare have the fascination of an autobiography, without its clarity. It is like reading an important document in a cave by the light of matches which keep blowing out." - Gilbert Highet

"In cold weather a good rule is to light your fire first before doing anything else. It is always more sensible to keep yourself warm rather than trying to thaw yourself out later." - Mors Kochanski

"The snow was too light to stay, the ground too warm to keep it. And the strange spring snow fell only in that golden moment of dawn, the turning of the page between night and day." - Shannon Hale

"The Sonnets [of Shakespeare] have the fascination of an autobiography, without its clarity. It is like reading an important document in a cave by the light of matches which keep blowing out." - Gilbert Highet

"The interesting thing is that you don't often meet a poet who doesn't have a sense of humour, and some of them do keep it out of their poems because they're afraid of being seen as light versifiers." - Wendy Cope

"I acknowledge the four elements. Water in the North; incense to recognize the air in the East; flowers for the earth in the South; a candle for light from the West. It helps me keep perspective." - Laura Esquivel

"I will keep America moving forward, always forward, for a better America, for an endless enduring dream and a thousand Points of Light. This is my mission, and I will complete it." - George H W Bush

"I think the writers give us different people to work with, different situation scenarios to be in and there's always that fun balance of, you know, trying to keep it light and, you know, light-hearted and put in the comedy while trying to make it into drama." - Hayden Panettiere

"Dangers are no more light if they once seem light, and more dangers have deceived men than forced them; nay, it were better to meet some dangers half-way, though they come nothing near, than to keep too long a watch upon their approaches; for if a man watch too long it is odds he will all fast asleep." - Francis Bacon

"If it is light, leave it white." - Robert Regis Dvorak

"I said: what about my eyes? God said: Keep them on the road. I said: what about my passion? God said: Keep it burning. I said: what about my heart? God said: Tell me what you hold inside it? I said: pain and sorrow? He said: Stay with it. The wound is the place where the Light enters you." - Rumi

"You have enemies? Why, it is the story of every man who has done a great deed or created a new idea. It is the cloud which thunders around everything that shines. Fame must have enemies, as light must have gnats. Do no bother yourself about it; disdain. Keep your mind serene as you keep your life clear." - Victor Hugo

"I guess he'll have to figure out someday that he is supposed to have this dark side, that it is part of what it means to be human, to have the darkness just as much as the light- that in fact the dark parts make the light visible; without them, the light would disappear. But I guess he has to figure other stuff out first, like how to keep his neck from flopping all over the place and how to sit up." - Anne Lamott

"The light for drawing from nature should come from the North in order that it may not vary. And if you have it from the South, keep the window screened with cloth, so that with the sun shining the whole day the light may not vary. The height of the light so arranged as that every object shall cast a shadow on the ground of the same length as itself." - Leonardo Da Vinci

"Ours is the responsibility to keep our light bright for others to see and follow." - Thomas S Monson

"God would light the way. Faith would keep them on the right path." - Francine Rivers

"It's easier to hide your light under a bushel than to keep your shady side dark." - Helen Rowland

"Just keep on shining that light. The rest will take care of itself." - Ellen Hopkins

"When we keep claiming the light, we will find ourselves becoming more and more radiant." - Henri Nouwen

"Don't turn away. Keep your gaze on the bandaged place. That's where the light enters you." - Rumi

"Keep your mind centered on that which leads to light, intensively. Accept no substitute." - Frederick Lenz

"I'm a keep running through the red light living my life." - Ja Rule

"I like to have fun, I'm silly, and I keep the mood light." - Kylie Jenner

"Tis true, 'tis day; what though it be? O wilt thou therefore rise from me? Why should we rise, because 'tis light? Did we lie down, because 'twas night? Love which in spite of darkness brought us hither Should in despite of light keep us together." - John Donne

"What light through yonder window breaks! It is the east, and Juliet is the sun! - Arise, fair sun, and kill the envious moon.(Shakespeare} The great luminary Aloof the vulgar constellations thick, That from his lordly eye keep distance due, Dispenses light from far." - John Milton

"Tis true, 'tis day; what though it be? O wilt thou therefore rise from me? Why should we rise, because 'tis light? Did we lie down, because 'twas night? Love which in spite of darkness brought us hither Should in despite of light keep us together." - John Donne

"Civilizations may clash, but they surely fall if robbed of light from above. It could come from the 1 percent or the 99%, but a guiding light is needed to keep the United States from becoming the rubble of past great civilizations." - James A Forbes

"If he could sleep on it. He would make his bed with white sheets And disappear into the white, Like a man diving, If he could be certain That the light Would not keep him awake, The light that reaches To the bottom." - Donald Justice

"The path of the seeker is full of pitfalls and temptations, and the seeker must walk it alone with God. I would recommend that you keep your feet on the ground and your thoughts at lofty heights, so that you may attract only good. Concentrate on giving so that you may open yourself to receiving; concentrate on living according to the light you have so that you may open yourself to more light; get as much light as possible through the inner way." - Peace Pilgrim

"I watched the early morning light pass over and through the windows of colored glass, leaving streaks of red and green and yellow on the stone floor. When I was little, I used to try and capture the colored light. I thought I could hold it in my hand and carry it home. Now I know it is like happiness- it is there or it is not, you cannot hold it or keep it." - Karen Cushman

"Love is not consolation, it is light." - Simone Weil

"It is light that defeats the dark." - Ursula K Le Guin

"Daylight reveals color; artificial light drains it." - Helena Rubinstein

"Light is architectural. It is sculptural." - Robert Wilson

"Love is not consolation. It is light." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"It's incredibly touching when someone who seems so hopeless finds a few inches of light to stand in and makes everything work as well as possible. All of us lurch and fall, sit in the dirt, are helped to our feet, keep moving, feel like idiots, lose our balance, gain it, help others get back on their feet, and keep going." - Anne Lamott

"The thing about a hero, is even when it doesn't look like there's a light at the end of the tunnel, he's going to keep digging, he's going to keep trying to do right and make up for what's gone before, just because that's who he is." - Joss Whedon

"Stay beautiful, keep it ugly" - Gerard Way

"Keep it simple (Frank Zhang)" - Rick Riordan

"Above all, keep it simple." - Auguste Escoffier

"Three principles of prayer: 1. Keep it honest. 2. Keep it simple. 3. Keep it up." - Nicky Gumbel

"What are we doing to keep the light shining in our own eyes and countenances; Much of that light comes from our discipline dedication and consecration." - James E Faust

"Courage cannot be left like bones in a bag. It must be brought out and shown the light again and again, growing stronger each time. If you think it will keep for the times you need it, you are wrong. It is like any other part of your strength. If you ignore it, the bag will be empty when you need it most." - Conn Iggulden

"There's a light somewhere. It may not be much light but it beats the darkness." - Charles Bukowski

"Keep thy shop, and thy shop will keep thee. Light gains make heavy purses. 'Tis good to be merry and wise." - George Chapman

"No matter what you're going through, there's a light at the end of the tunnel and it may seem hard to get to it but you can do it and just keep working towards it and you'll find the positive side of things." - Demi Lovato

"Rule Number One for working for a white lady, Minny: it is nobody's business. You keep your nose out of your White Lady's problems, you do' go crying to her with yours-you ca' pay the light bill? Your feet are too sore? Remember one thing: white people are not your friends. They do' want to hear about it. And when Miss White Lady catches her man with the lady next door, you keep out of it, you hear me?" - Kathryn Stockett

"Rule Number One for working for a white lady, Minny: it is nobody's business. You keep your nose out of your White Lady's problems, you don't go crying to her with yours-you can't pay the light bill? Your feet are too sore? Remember one thing: white people are not your friends. They don't want to hear about it. And when Miss White Lady catches her man with the lady next door, you keep out of it, you hear me?" - Kathryn Stockett

"Where the road sloped upward beyond the trees, I sat and looked toward the building where Naoko lived. It was easy to tell which room was hers. All I had to do was find the one window toward the back where a faint light trembled. I focused on that point of light for a long, long time. It made me think of something like the final throb of a soul's dying embers. I wanted to cup my hands over what was left and keep it alive. I went on watching the way Jay Gatsby watched that tiny light on the opposite shore night after night." - Haruki Murakami

"When you keep the porch light on for the prodigal child, you do what God does every single moment." - Max Lucado

"Watch for the people whose eyes light up when you talk about your dream. Those are the people you keep." - Elizabeth Gilbert

"Keep hoping to see the light in her eyes. Even knowing it'll mean she's saying good-bye." - Karen Marie Moning

"The greater luminary Aloof the vulgar constellations thick, That from his lordly eye keep distance due, Dispenses light from far." - John Milton

"White clouds, whose shadows haunt the deep, Light mists, whose soft embraces keep The sunshine on the hills asleep!" - John Greenleaf Whittier

"Keep alive the light of justice, And much that men say in blame will pass you by." - Euripides

"I do make a conscious effort to bring energy every day. Have fun, keep stuff light, all of that stuff." - Will Compton

"For a successful strategy session, keep the food light, the lights bright, and drink caffeine all night." - Mike Brown

"Keep alive the light of justice, And much that men say in blame will pass you by." - Euripides

"I keep a night light on because my room is so full at night, I can't get to sleep!" - Sylvia Browne

"If we wish to have the light, we must keep the sun; if we wish to keep our forests we must keep our trees; if we wish to keep our perfumes, we must keep our flowers- and if we wish to keep our rights, then we must keep our God." - Fulton J Sheen

"We see the light but see not whence it comes. O Light Invisible, we glorify Thee!" - T S Eliot

"Sometimes the shadow stays next to the Light. Sometimes it disappears into the Light" - Rumi

"It isn't useful to curse the darkness; instead light your candle and let your light shine." - Hafsat Abiola

"... you can't put out a light just because it may light the wrong person." - Susan Glaspell

"If the light is It is because God said 'Let there be light." - Dante Gabriel Rossetti

"We see the light but see not whence it comes. O Light Invisible, we glorify Thee!" - T S Eliot

"I try to keeps things pretty light, try to make people laugh. I find it difficult to keep trying to promote myself. I know that's the whole point of it, to promote my music, but I like to use it to be funny and silly." - Ingrid Michaelson

"When I see something that's sensitive, I go, 'You've got to put that out there.' You need to keep the dialogue going and shine a light on the bad guys. If you sweep it under the carpet, people forget about it. People stop talking about it." - Jeff Ross

"See it big, and keep it simple." - Wilferd Peterson

"See it big, and keep it simple." - Wilferd A. Peterson

"Keep it weird. They'll get it later." - Kid Koala

"We all, everyone one of us, carry a star inside our chests. ...Light and darkness are always side-by-side. If you show even the slightest fear or tears to the darkness, it will immediately swell and come attacking, and swallow up the light. Serenity, in order to defeat the darkness and dark souls, you must keep the star inside your chest burning brightly at all times. That is your most important charge." - Naoko Takeuchi

"People like to see what you're doing and feel involved. Everyone craves that whole behind-the-scenes side of things. I think it's important to keep people involved with what you're doing and to shed a little light on what goes into the end result. There's pressure, but you have to keep it real. People forget that Instagram is there for fun and I try not to lose sight of that. It's not as serious as everyone thinks it is." - Stella Maxwell

"It gets really dark before it gets light." - Oliver Sykes

"It is still color, it is not yet light." - Pierre Bonnard

"Is it eradicating evil? Or are we like children, left alone in the house at night, who light candle after candle to keep away the darkness. We don't see that the darkness has a purpose - though we may not understand it - and so, in our terror, we end up burning down the house!" - Margaret Weis

"A woman isn't all that different from a bonfire. A fire's a beautiful thing, right? Something you can't take your eyes off, when it's burning. If you can keep it contained, it'll throw light and heat for you. It's only when it gets out of control that you have to go on the offensive." - Jodi Picoult

"As the evening mist worked its way into the scene, creating a warm filter through which the lowering sun bathed its light, it was all I could to to keep painting, and not just put my brushes down and soak it all in. Which, of course, I did for a while anyway." - Cory Trepanier

"There is no country ... where there are not somewhere lovers of freedom who look to this country to carry the torch and keep it burning bright until such time as they may again be able to light their extinguished torches at our flame. We owe it not only to our own people but to the world to preserve our soul for that." - Stanley Baldwin

"Love and ego cannot go together. Knowledge and ego go together perfectly well, but love and ego cannot go together, not at all. They cannot keep company. They are like darkness and light: if light is there darkness cannot be. Darkness can only be if light is not there. If love is not there the ego can be; if love is there the ego cannot be. And vice versa, if ego is dropped, love arrives from all the directions. It simply starts pouring in you from everywhere." - Rajneesh

"Greek architecture taught me that the column is where the light is not, and the space between is where the light is. It is a matter of no-light, light, no-light, light. A column and a column brings light between them. To make a column which grows out of the wall and which makes its own rhythm of no-light, light, no-light, light: that is the marvel of the artist." - Louis Kahn

"I want to keep working, I want to keep doing my humanitarian stuff around the world, shining light on different places that have problems. Keep making movies, make people laugh." - Chris Tucker

"Be light, light, light - full of light!" - Peter Matthiessen

"Discovery should come as an adventure rather than as the result of a logical process of thought. Sharp, prolonged thinking is necessary that we may keep on the chosen road but it does not itself necessarily lead to discovery. The investigator must be ready and on the spot when the light comes from whatever direction." - Theobald Smith

"What advice would I give the average homeowner to protect himself against burglars? Well, the first thing is to keep a light on in the house when you go out. It must be at least a sixty-watt bulb; anything less and the burglar will ransack the house, out of contempt for the wattage." - Woody Allen

"Avoid fried meats which angry up the blood. If your stomach disputes you, lie down and pacify it with cool thoughts. Keep the juices flowing by jangling around gently as you move. Go very light on the vices, such as carrying on in society. The social ramble ain't restful. Avoid running at all times. Don't look back. Something might be gaining on you." - Satchel Paige

"It is not learning we need at all. Individuals need learning but the culture needs something else, the pulse of light on the sea, the warm urge of huddling together to keep out the cold. We need empathy, we need the eyes that still can weep." - Lydia Millet

"To keep me from sin and straying from Him, God has used devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament. My life vows destined to be spent in the light irradiating from the tabernacle, and it is to the Heart of Jesus that I dare go for the solution of all my problems" - Pope John Xxiii

"1. Always wait between books for the springs to fill up and flow over. 2. Always preserve within a wild sanctuary, an inaccessible valley of reveries. 3. Always, and as far as it is possible, endeavor to touch life on every side; but keep the central vision of the mind, the inmost light, untouched and untouchable." - Ellen Glasgow

"Every movie is different. Sometimes with movies, there are roles you should just leave alone and relax with and keep it light. And there are other ones where you want to work with an acting coach and really delve in there." - Scott Speedman

"The thing that you worry about your first flight or any flight is some kind of a problem coming up that is going to keep you from doing it. Whether it's being hit by a car, or getting in a bad accident, or coming down with some other medical disqualification. But once the boosters light, you're going." - Leroy Chiao

"There was not a lot of dialogue. The titles were just to keep you up. It's the visual stimulation that hits the audience. That's the reason for film. Otherwise, we might as well turn the light out and call it radio." - Robert Altman

"Creativity is connected to your passion, that light inside you that drives you. That joy that comes when you do something you love. That small voice that tells you, 'I like this. Do this again. You are good at it. Keep going.' That is the juicy stuff that lubricates our lives and helps us feel less alone in the world." - Amy Poehler

"The ventures that keep things light and fun, easy to understand, that have a compelling story, a sexy retail product, will have an easier time getting people to rally around them and contribute. A start-up doing something that's difficult to communicate or doesn't offer any kind of retail product will have a tougher go at it." - Jessica Jackley

"I have a house, with two big plasma-screen TVs, two dogs, a grill, chessboard. I like to keep it low-key: invite friends over, order some Papa John's pizzas and Coors Light, play poker and ping-pong and chill. I'm pretty private." - Jared Padalecki

"He came by a leap to the goal of purpose, not by the toilsome steps of reason. On the instant his headlong spirit declared his purpose: this was the one being for him in all the world: at this altar he would light a lamp of devotion, and keep it burning forever." - Gilbert Parker

"Grip pressure - not mechanical flaws - is the biggest factor when you're nervous. You unconsciously grip it tighter, which keeps you from making a smooth swing with a natural release. Keep your grip pressure light, and you'll be surprised how much your mechanics stabilize." - Ernie Els

"There is force and vitality in a first sketch from life which the after-work rarely has... In your sketches keep the first vivid impression! Add no details that shall weaken it! Look first for the big things! 1st. Proportions! 2nd. Values - or masses of light and shade. 3rd. Details that will not spoil the beginnings!" - William Morris Hunt

"I love Chinese food, like steamed dim sum, and I can have noodles morning, noon and night, hot or cold. I like food that's very simple on the digestive system - I tend to keep it light. I love Japanese food too - sushi, sashimi and miso soup." - Shilpa Shetty

"The advice I give is , "Don't think of your career as a plan or blueprint. Think of it as growing toward the most light. Keep your eyes open about where the best experiences are happening." Everyone wants to see how someone else managed, defying odds." - Debra Monroe

"Language is a weapon, keep it honed!" - Kurt Tucholsky

"A Republic, if you can keep it." - Benjamin Franklin

"When you make a promise, keep it." - Zig Ziglar

"Don't talk - keep it in your heart." - Duke Kahanamoku

"Do something real, and keep it simple." - Craig Newmark

"Always keep learning. It keeps you young." - Patty Berg

"Keep smiling - it takes 10 years off!" - Jane Birkin

"Sing the song or keep it inside." - Scott Weiland

"Hatred is like fire, it makes even light rubbish deadly." - George Eliot

"Even in darkness it is possible to create light." - Elie Wiesel

"We eat light, drink it in through our skins" - James Turrell



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