How often do you turn your eyes to the stars? Which answers are you looking for, stargazing? Every person has their own reasons for that, but some great minds have shared their thoughts to inspire you to live, love and create.
“Remember to look up at the stars and now down at your feet.
Try to make sense of what you see and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.
And however difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.
It matters that you don’t just give up.”
– Professor Stephen Hawking
“Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.“
– Theodore Roosevelt
“It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.“
– William Shakespeare
“A sky as pure as water bathed the stars and brought them out.“
– Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
“For my part I know nothing with any certainty,
but the sight of the stars makes me dream.“
– Vincent Van Gogh
“Not just beautiful, though – the stars are like the trees in the forest, alive and breathing.
And they’re watching me.”
Kafka on the Shore
“I love the stars.
Because they can’t say anything.
I love the stars.
Because they do not judge anyone.”
“The stars are the land-marks of the universe.“
— Sir John Frederick William Herschel,
Essays from the Edinburgh and Quarterly Reviews with Addresses and Other Pieces, 1857.
“New stars offer to the mind a phenomenon more surprising,
and less explicable, than almost any other in the science of astronomy.“
– George Adams
“I will love the light for it shows me the way;
yet I will love the darkness for it shows me the stars.“
-Augustine “Og” Mandino
“Each star is a mirror reflecting the truth inside you.“
“Look at the stars. See their beauty.
And in that beauty, see yourself.“
– Draya Mooney
“Maybe that’s what life is…
a wink of the eye and winking stars.“
– Jack Kerouac
“Moonlight drowns out all but the brightest stars.“
– J.R.R. Tolkien,
The Lord of the Rings
“We have calcium in our bones, iron in our veins, carbon in our souls, and nitrogen in our brains.
93% stardust, with souls made of flames,
we are all just stars that have peoples names.“
— Nikita Gill
“I have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night.”
— Sarah William
“There wouldn’t be a sky full of stars if we were all meant to wish on the same one.”
– Frances Clark
“Only in the darkness can you see the stars.”
— Martin Luther King Jr.
“It shows you exactly how a star is formed;
nothing else can be so pretty!
A cluster of vapor, the cream of the milky way,
a sort of celestial cheese, churned into light.”
— Benjamin Disraeli, Tancred, 1847.
“May all the stars hang bright above her dwelling,
Silent as though they watched the sleeping earth!”
— Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Dejection: An Ode, 4 April 1802.