To enlarge or illustrate this power and effect of love is to set a candle in the sun.
Religion is a candle inside a multicolored lantern. Everyone looks through a particular color, but the candle is always there.
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!
That was fun to play. There were some nice special effects coupled with some really nice moments with child and wife. I also was able to age to about 100 years in 'Brief Candle.'
I have no fear that the candle lighted in Palestine years ago will ever be put out.
To light a candle is to cast a shadow.
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.
Burn not thy fingers to snuff another man's candle.
You don't have to be a wreck. You don't have to be sick. One's aim in life should be to die in good health. Just like a candle that burns out.
The candle burns not for us, but for all those whom we failed to rescue from prison, who were shot on the way to prison, who were tortured, who were kidnapped, who "disappeared". That's what the candle is for.
Excuse my scribbling, it is late, and I have a poor candle.
A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle.
When was the last time you spent a quiet moment just doing nothing - just sitting and looking at the sea, or watching the wind blowing the tree limbs, or waves rippling on a pond, a flickering candle or children playing in the park?
You know you're getting old when you get that one candle on the cake. It's like, 'See if you can blow this out.'
Be able to blow out a dinner candle without sending wax flying across the table.
Reputation is only a candle, of wavering and uncertain flame, and easily blown out, but it is the light by which the world looks for and finds merit.