Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle. Happiness never decreases by being shared. — Buddha

Look at how a single candle can both defy and define the darkness. — Anne Frank

I remember when the candle shop burned down. Everyone stood around singing “Happy Birthday.” — Steven Wright

All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle. — St. Francis of Assisi.

Nirvana is not the blowing out of the candle. It is the extinguishing of the flame because day is come. — Rabindranath Tagore

It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness. — Eleanor Roosevelt

Just as one candle lights another and can light thousands of other candles, so one heart illuminates another heart and can illuminate thousands of other hearts. — Leo Tolstoy

There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it. — Edith Wharton

If you have knowledge, let others light their candles in it. — Margaret Fuller

Being a candle is not easy: in order to give light one must first burn. — Rumi

Go within every day and find the inner strength so that the world will not blow your candle out. — Katherine Dunham

When the sun sets, candle starts seeing itself like the sun! — Mehmet Murat Lidan

Curiosity is the wick in the candle of learning. — William Arthur Ward

When Thomas Edison worked late into the night on the electric light, he had to do it by gas lamp or candle. I’m sure it made the work seem that much more urgent. — George Carlin

I fell in love tonight/with the/candle flicker/dancing/in the moonlight/on my old/wood table. — Atticus

How far that little candle throws its beams. So shines a good deed in a naughty world. — William Shakespeare

To light one candle to God and another to the Devil is the principle of wisdom. — Jose Bergamon

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

Burn not thy fingers to snuff out another man’s candle. — James Howell

The reason there’s no modern-day Shakespeare is because he didn’t have anything to do except sit in a room with a candle and think. — Chris Cornell

Just as one uses a burning candle to light others with, so the teacher transfers the spirit of the right art from heart to heart. — Eugen Herrigel

I wanted to buy a candleholder, but the store didn’t have one. So I bought a cake. — Mitch Hedberg

How high that highest candle lights the dark. — Wallace Stevens

Neither do men light a candle, and put it under a bushel, but on a candlestick; and it giveth light unto all that are in the house. — Matthew 5:15

My candle burns at both ends;/it will not last the night;/but ah, my foes, and oh, my friends—it gives a lovely light. — Edna St. Vincent Millay

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