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We forget just how painfully dim the world was before electricity. A candle, a good candle, provides barely a hundredth of the illumination of a single 100 watt light bulb.


Bill Bryson

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I just want silence... nothing less... nothing more.
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I’m caught between trying to live my life, and trying to run from it.
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Stay simple like a candle, and never forget to enlighten the world.
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The best person I know is Myself.
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Closed eyes, heart not beating, but a living love.
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Love is a growing, or full constant light,
And his first minute, after noon, is night.
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Look at how a single candle can both defy and define the darkness.
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I was eating beans by candle light for a decade.
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He's going to greet some freshman the same way.
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Chief, if you are committed to doing that, like you said you are, along with your staff, we will do ...
BRYSON PONCE
They definitely took us out of some of the stuff we try to run. We just didn't come out ready to pla...
BRYSON KRUEGER
Left-turn signals not only can differ from county to county, they often differ within a county.
CRAIG BRYSON
Our goal is to score 100 points in every game. That's why we wanted Travis as our quarterback. He's ...
ERVIN BRYSON
That fumble really killed us. That and injuries. You can only dress 18 guys in this league, and it s...
ERVIN BRYSON
My little brother and grandma told me I could sing. I used to sing in church, too. Not like in the c...
BRYSON TILLER
I want to inspire people to change the world. That's something that I feel that I'm meant to...
BRYSON TILLER
SCE has borrowed billions of dollars, which threatens the company's solvency, through eight and a ha...
JOHN BRYSON
I always laugh when I listen to my old stuff. I was just trying way too much back then. Doing too ma...
BRYSON TILLER
It will help more evenly distribute the east-west traffic in that area.
CRAIG BRYSON
I'm from Louisville, Kentucky, and nobody gets out of there. So I'm like, how am I gonna get...
BRYSON TILLER
People tend to look at core to get a look at overall strength and weakness of the economy,
JAY BRYSON
You would think, because I stayed to myself and I was shy, that I'd be a good student, but actua...
BRYSON TILLER
I read an article in 'Forbes' entitled 'Six Ways To Achieve Any Goal,' and it really...
BRYSON TILLER
I like anime, but one of my favorite animes, and one of the most popular animes out there - Dragon B...
BRYSON TILLER
I'm only as good as my team.
BRYSON SUMLIN
We were well-prepared for this game, all across the board, ... I don't think we've reached our poten...
BRYSON SUMLIN
We just have to work even harder, that's all, ... Never settle.
BRYSON SUMLIN
There's a lot of little things I need to work on, ... I have to do a better job showing run fake. Bu...
BRYSON SUMLIN
In general, a rising rate environment slows down growth, so most companies are not going to go as go...
JAY BRYSON
You didn’t make her sue you, even if you did punch her at that wedding.
KATHY BRYSON
I grew up with my little brother, and we were raised by my grandmother. I was an insider for real. I...
BRYSON TILLER
The error of youth is to believe that intelligence is a substitute for experience, while the error o...
LYMAN BRYSON
This has been a long time coming for us. We first conceived of the project about 10 years ago, and t...
CRAIG BRYSON
I just want to make $100 million and retire.
BRYSON TILLER
And to move forward and to build on it (better communications) I think would be in the best interest...
BRYSON PONCE
They took the fight to us. There wasn't much we could do.
BRYSON KRUEGER
It was a good pitch at the knee caps and I got in front and attacked it. I didn't know what a home r...
BRYSON BENDALL
The team never gave up. Two road games have come down to the final play. It's great for the league -...
ERVIN BRYSON
I can't just wear whatever when I go out because somebody might want to take a picture. People a...
BRYSON TILLER
I'm in R&B/Soul, and I feel like all my music is R&B driven. Even some of the songs that...
BRYSON TILLER
That sliced off about a half a percentage point in growth.
JAY BRYSON
Most people expect that the Fed will hike short-term rates more than the 10-year (yield) will go up ...
JAY BRYSON
I will not rest until there is awareness, education, testing, understanding, and tolerance for the 5...
KATHIE BRYSON
I know a lot of the older fans are in an uproar. But then, anything that changes down there puts the...
KATHIE BRYSON
I grew up with my little brother, and we were raised by my grandmother. I was an insider for real. I...
BRYSON TILLER
The insurance payments are going to go away. The outlook remains very bleak.
JAY BRYSON
It was a good pitch at the knee caps and I got in front and attacked it. I didn't know what a home r...
BRYSON BENDALL
The intimate, even incestuous Circle in the Square where the audience was close enough to be patrons...
JOHN BRYSON
Those lanes will be constructed during the 2006 construction season. Traffic will remain on the exis...
CRAIG BRYSON
The intimate, even incestuous Circle in the Square where the audience was close enough to be patrons...
JOHN BRYSON
Grabbing someone’s ass doesn’t count as capturing them!
KATHY BRYSON
Oh, you’re hardly one to talk. Look where ogling a man got you.
KATHY BRYSON
She caught you. Therefore she gets your treasure.
KATHY BRYSON
Are you trying to seduce me or trick me?
KATHY BRYSON