We have been friends together,
In sunshine and in shade.
His heart was like a sensitive plant, that opens for a moment in the sunshine, but curls up and shrinks into itself at the slightest touch of the finger, or the lightest breath of wind.anne brontë
"A light wind swept over the corn; and all nature laughed in the sunshine."anne brontë
Grieve not the Christ of God, who redeems us; and remember that we grieve Him most when we will not let Him pour His love upon us, but turn a sullen, unresponsive unbelief towards His pleading grace, as some glacier shuts out the sunshine from the mountain-side with its thick-ribbed ice.alexander maclaren
The sunshine dreaming upon Salmon’s heightIs not so sweet and whiteAs the most heretofore sin-spotted SoulThat darts to its delightStraight from the absolution of a faithful fight.coventry patmore
Gracious as sunshine, sweet as dewShut in a lily's golden core.margaret junkin preston
Fate steals along with silent tread, Found oftenest in what least we dread; Frowns in the storm with angry brow, But in the sunshine strikes the blow.
If our love were but more simple, We should take Him at His word; And our lives would be all sunshine In the sweetness of the Lord.frederick William faber
Gay hope is theirs by fancy fed, Less pleasing when possest; The tear forgot as soon as shed, The sunshine of the breast.thomas gray
"'Sup?" asked Hassan. "Sup is not a word," answered Colin withought looking up. "You're like sunshine on a cloudy day, Singleton. When it's cold outside, you're the month of May."john green
I've been sleeping through my life Now I'm waking up And I want to stand in the sunshine I have never been ecstatic Had a flower but it never bloomed In the darkness of my wasted youth It was hiding in the shadows Learning to become invisible Uncover mejuliana hatfield
I drug your ghost across the country, and we plotted out my death. Every city and memory we whispered "Here is where you rest." Well I was determined in Chicago but I dug my teeth into my knees And I settled for a telephone, sang into your machine: "You are my sunshine, my only sunshine."conor oberst
Her angel's face, As the great eye of heaven, shyned bright, And made a sunshine in the shady place.Edmund Spenser
The tear forgot as soon as shed, The sunshine of the breast.thomas gray
Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow. It's what the sunflowers do.helen keller
The buttercups, bright-eyed and bold, Held up their chalices of gold To catch the sunshine and the dew.julia caroline dorr
The buttercups across the field Made sunshine rifts of splendor.
Man, you are one butt-load of sunshine, let me tell you.James Dashner
...what really counts is not the immediate act of courage or of valor, but those who bear the struggle day in and day out - not the sunshine patriots but those who are willing to stand for a long period of time.
Bright pledge of peace and sunshine! the sure tie Of thy Lord's hand, the object of His eye! When I behold thee, though my light be dim, Distinct, and low, I can in thine see Him Who looks upon thee from His glorious throne, And minds the covenant between all and One.Henry Vaughan
Climb the mountains and get their good tidings, Nature's peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you and the storms their energy, while cares will drop off like autumn leaves. As age comes on, one source of enjoyment after another is closed, but nature's sources never fail.john muir
You have seen sunshine and rain at once; her smile and tears Were like, a better way; those happy smilets, That play'd on her ripe lip, seem'd not to know What guests were in her eyes; which parted thence, As pearls from diamonds dropp'd.william shakespeare
Patience and sorrow strove Who should express her goodliest. You have seen sunshine and rain at once: her smile and tears Were like a better way.william shakespeare