An unexciting truth may be eclipsed by a thrilling falsehood.
I am disappointed by that stroke of death, which has eclipsed the gaiety of nations, and impoverished the public stock of harmless pleasure.
I tell you this story because I think in our day and time, there is no analogy to that horrific action [the Holocaust]. But only to say, we are seeing eclipsed in front of our eyes a similar death and a similar taking away. It is this disenfranchisement that I think we have to answer to.michele bachmann
To compare him to the modern doctors is as the comparison of the sun to the moon when it is eclipsed.
The shadows of our own desires stand between us and our better angels, and thus their brightness is eclipsed.
Alack, our terrene moon Is now eclipsed; and it portends alone The fall of Antony!