Thunder And Lightning Quotes by Frederick Douglass, Rosa Luxemburg, Li Bai, Mark Twain, John Piper, Guy Consolmagno and many others.
Those who profess to favor freedom, and yet depreciate agitation, are men who want crops without plowing up the ground.
Marxism must abhor nothing so much as the possibility that it becomes congealed in its current form. It is at its best when butting heads in self-criticism, and in historical thunder and lightning, it retains its strength.
Bears, dragons, tempestuous on mountain and river, Startle the forest and make the heights tremble. Clouds darken beneath the darkness of rain, streams pale with a pallor of mist. The gods of Thunder and Lightning Shatter the whole range.
God only exhibits his thunder and lightning at intervals, and so they always command attention.
If you can’t see the sun you will be impressed with a street light. If you’ve never felt thunder and lightning you’ll be impressed with fireworks. And if you turn your back on the greatness and majesty of God you’ll fall in love with a world of shadows and short-lived pleasures.
Intelligent Design has been hijacked by a narrow group of creationist fundamentalists in America to mean something it didn’t originally mean at all. It’s another form of the God of the gaps. It’s bad theology in that it turns God once again into the pagan god of thunder and lightning.
You thunder and lightning too much; the reader ceases to get under the bed, by and by.
You need not expect to get your book right the first time. Go to work and revamp or rewrite it. God only exhibits his thunder and lightning at intervals, and so they always command attention. These are God’s adjectives. You thunder and lightning too much; the reader ceases to get under the bed, by and by.
Like a fierce wind roaring high up in the bare branches of trees, a wave of passion came over me, aimless but surging . . . I suppose it’s lust, but it’s awful and holy like thunder and lightning and the wind.
If I accept the sunshine and warmth, then I must also accept the thunder and lightning.
Only last week I murdered a rock, injured a stone and hospitalized a brick.
If there is no struggle, there is no progress….This struggle may be a moral one; or it may be a physical one; or it may be both moral and physical; but it must be a struggle. Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did and it never will.
Yin and yang, male and female, strong and weak, rigid and tender, heaven and earth, light and darkness, thunder and lightning, cold and warmth, good and evil…the interplay of opposite principles constitutes the universe.
I am a being of Heaven and Earth, of thunder and lightning, of rain and wind, of the galaxies.
Thunder is good, thunder is impressive; but it is lightning that does the work.
They say marriages are made in Heaven. But so is thunder and lightning.
Fair is foul, and foul is fair, hover through fog and filthy air.