Even so will it be with England; ere ten centuries have rolled away, her sun-like splendour will illume a western world.
Three candles that illume every darkness: truth, nature, knowledge.
Live in the sunshine, don't live in the gloom, Carry some gladness the world to illume.
Can one illume a leaden sky,Or tear apart the shadowy veil Thicker than pitch, no star on high,Not one funereal glimmer pale?
But, my young friend, it is not the light of the noon-day sun that ought to illume Christian charity.
All my faculties tend to self-preservation; there, they converge as rays in a focus; in that focus they illume and—they burn.
I admired the condensed wisdom of this, but, like experience, it only serves to illume the path over which I have passed.
Even if you have only one light for ten darknesses, it will be enough to illume them all.