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Edmond Halley Quotes

I hope you find these Edmond Halley Quotes inspiring and motivational.

This sight...
is by far the noblest astronomy affords.
- Edmond Halley

Scarce any problem will appear more hard and difficult,
than that of determining the distance of the Sun from
the Earth very near the truth:
but even this...
will without much labour be effected.
- Edmond Halley

One does not discover new lands without consenting
to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.
- Andre Gide

Obstacles are like wild animals.
They are cowards but they will bluff you if they can.
If they see you are afraid of them...
they are liable to spring upon you;
but if you look them squarely in the eye,
they will slink out of sight.
- Orison Swett Marden


 

In order to discover new lands,
one must be willing to lose sight
of the shore for a very long time.
- Anonymous

A day spent without the sight or sound of beauty,
the contemplation of mystery,
or the search of truth or perfection
is a poverty-stricken day; and a succession
of such days is fatal to human life.
- Lewis Mumford

There is danger that we lose sight of
what our friend is absolutely,
while considering what she is to us alone.
- Henry David Thoreau


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Recognizing my blindness is the first step
toward regaining my sight.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The most pathetic person in the world
is someone who has sight, but has no vision.
- Helen Keller

The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
- Helen Keller

The only true love is love at first sight;
second sight dispels it.
- Israel Zangwill

There is no sadder sight than a young pessimist.
- Mark Twain

I breathed a song into the air,
It fell to earth, I knew not where;
For who has sight so keen and strong,
That it can follow the flight of song -
The song from beginning to end,
I found again in the heart of a friend.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Bold Light of Spirit:
Out of the darkness and into the light,
Open our eyes and behold such a sight.
Brilliance of day takes the place of the night,
Boldness and courage are swords of His Might.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Think occasionally of the suffering
of which you spare yourself the sight.
- Albert Schweitzer

Worry is spiritual short sight.
Its cure is intelligent faith.
- Paul Brunton

If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy,
if a blade of grass springing up in the fields has power to move you,
if the simple things in nature have a message you understand,
Rejoice, for your soul is alive.
- Eleanora Duse

Friendship is a word, the very sight of which in print makes the heart warm.
- Augustine Birrell

Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.
- George Eliot

Writers should be read but not seen.
Rarely are they a winsome sight.
- Edna Ferber

The sight of a drunkard is a better sermon against
that vice than the best that was ever preached on that subject.
- George Savile

There is nobody I know by name who is concerned with
collecting information for the Russian authorities.
There are people whom I know by sight whom I trusted with my life.
- Klaus Fuchs

The advantage of love at first sight is that it delays a second sight.
- Natalie Clifford Barney

For there is no defense for a man who,
in the excess of his wealth, has kicked the great altar of Justice out of sight.
- Aeschylus

My philosophy is to take one day at a time.
I don't worry about the future.
Tomorrow is even out of sight for me.
- Bobby Darin

We sometimes encounter people, even perfect strangers,
who begin to interest us at first sight,
somehow suddenly, all at once, before a word has been spoken.
- Fyodor Dostoevsky

I believe in love at first sight.
You want that connection, and then you want some problems.
- Keanu Reeves

The challenge is always before us.
Whenever we lose sight of the principles that mattered
to our founders we run into trouble.
- Jesse Helms

In time of difficulties, we must not lose sight of our achievements.
- Mao Tse-Tung

Meanwhile, our young men and women whose economic circumstances
make military service a viable career choice are dying
bravely in a war with no end in sight.
- Charles Rangel

Yes, it was love at first sight.
I feel that after all these years, I have finally found my soul mate.
- Barbara Hershey

Circumstances may cause interruptions and delays,
but never lose sight of your goal.
- Mario Andretti

The unjustifiable severity of a parent is loaded with this aggravation,
that those whom he injures are always in his sight.
- Joseph Addison

There is no doubt: the study of man is just beginning,
at the same time that his end is in sight.
- Elias Canetti

Who ever loved that loved not at first sight?
- Christopher Marlowe

I can't bear to see myself even in movies.
The feeling is complex.
I can't stand the sight of myself.
- Nat King Cole

And like the old soldier in that ballad,
I now close my military career and just fade away,
an old soldier who tried to do his duty as God gave
him the sight to see that duty.
- Douglas MacArthur

Right now, every American is affected by high energy prices.
Working families, small businesses and consumers across
the country are feeling the pinch with no end in sight.
- Dan Lipinski

Sometimes we drop in and do an acoustic set somewhere,
and that's really fun to take all these insanely loud songs,
and to do them quiet.
It's really a sight to see...
or to hear!
- Michael McKean

What we want is to make something that fills utterly
the sight and can't be used to make life only bearable.
- Sam Francis

There is no truth which the prophets press more steadily
upon Israel than that all their national life lies
in the sight and on the care of God.
- George A. Smith

When you're special to a cat, you're special indeed,
she brings to you the gift of her preference of you,
the sight of you, the sound of your voice,
the touch of your hand.
- Lester B. Pearson

The sight of nature fascinates, the family tie has
a sweet enchantment and patriotism gives the religious
spirit a fiery devotion to the powers that it reveres.
- Bruno Bauer

These vessels are out of sight, out of mind.
They are exempt from minimum-wage requirements,
from Coast Guard inspections, OSHA regulations and other safety laws.
- Steve Finley

We are nauseated by the sight of trivial personalities
decomposing in the eternity of print.
- Virginia Woolf

The bravest sight in the world is to see a great man
struggling against adversity.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Jealousy is not at all low, but it catches us humbled and bowed down,
at first sight.
- Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

An ugly sight, a man who is afraid.
- Jean Anouilh

Visions of glory, spare my aching sight.
- Thomas Gray

Our flag is red, white and blue, but our nation is a rainbow -
red,
yellow, brown, black and white - and we're all precious in God's sight.
- Jesse Brown

Charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul.
- Alexander Pope

Of all the senses, sight must be the most delightful.
- Helen Keller

Friendship at first sight, like love at first sight,
is said to be the only truth.
- Herman Melville

Sometimes it's said that psychiatrists are doctors
who are frightened by the sight of blood.
I might have fallen into that category.
- Robert Jay Lifton

The world is quickly bored by the recital of misfortune,
and willing avoids the sight of distress.
- W. Somerset Maugham

October is the fallen leaf, but it is also a wider
horizon more clearly seen.
It is the distant hills once more in sight,
and the enduring constellations above them once again.
- Hal Borland

He fell in love with himself at first sight,
and it is a passion to which he has always remained faithful.
Self-love seems so often unrequited.
- Anthony Powell

The few wonders of the world only exist while there
are those with the sight to see them.
- Charles de Lint

In Christ the original image of God is restored,
by faith in this world and by sight in the world to come.
- Walter Lang

I try to never lose sight of what a special time it
is to be a women's basketball player.
- Sue Wicks

No sight that human eyes can look upon is more provocative
of awe than is the night sky scattered thick with stars.
- Llewelyn Powys

Each man is good in His sight.
It is not necessary for eagles to be crows.
- Sitting Bull

Each man is good in the sight of the Great Spirit.
- Sitting Bull

Women have face-lifts in a society in which women without
them appear to vanish from sight.
- Naomi Wolf

The only reason we wore sunglasses onstage was because
we couldn't stand the sight of the audience.
- John Cale

If you want to know your true opinion of someone,
watch the effect produced in you by the first sight of a letter from him.
- Arthur Schopenhauer

It was a sight surpassing all precedent,
and one we never dreamed of seeing.
- Howard Carter

The problem is that agencies sometimes lose sight of
common sense as they create regulations.
- Fred Thompson

The traveler was active; he went strenuously in search of people,
of adventure, of experience.
The tourist is passive; he expects interesting things to happen to him.
He goes "sight-seeing."
- Daniel J. Boorstin

If my ship sails from sight, it doesn't mean my journey ends,
it simply means the river bends.
- J. Enoch Powell

I only hope that we don't lose sight of one thing -
that it was all started by a mouse.
- Walt Disney


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