Quotes of Enlighten

“ The idea that media is there to educate us, or to inform us, is ridiculous because that's about tenth or eleventh on their list. ”

- Abbie Hoffman

“ O Holy Spirit, descend plentifully into my heart. Enlighten the dark corners of this neglected dwelling and scatter there Thy cheerful beams. ”

- St. Augustine

“ Educate and inform the whole mass of the people... They are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty. ”

- Thomas Jefferson

“ Responsibility educates. ”

- Wendell Phillips

“ Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of the body and mind will vanish like the evil spirits at the dawn of the day. ”

- Thomas Jefferson

“ Succeeding is not really a life experience that does that much good. Failing is a much more sobering and enlightening experience. ”

- Michael Eisner

“ The truth only irritates those it enlightens, but does not convert. ”

- Pasquier Quesnel

“ We're all capable of mistakes, but I do not care to enlighten you on the mistakes we may or may not have made. ”

- Dan Quayle

“ Love works a different way in different minds, the fool it enlightens and the wise it blinds. ”

- John Dryden

“ It is not the answer that enlightens, but the question. ”

- Unknown

“ I have always fought for ideas — until I learned that it isn't ideas but grief, struggle, and flashes of vision which enlighten. ”

- Margaret Anderson

“ Every burned book or house enlightens the world; every suppressed or expunged word reverberates through the earth from side to side. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“ True greatness consists in the use of a powerful understanding to enlighten oneself and others. ”

- Voltaire

“ The words that enlighten the soul are more precious than jewels. ”

- Inayat Khan

“ Falling out of love is very enlightening. For a short while you see the world with new eyes. ”

- Iris Murdoch
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