Quotes of lamp

  1. Tell me what you feel in your room when the full moon is shining in upon you and your lamp is dying out, and I will tell you how old you are, and I shall know if you are happy. – Henri Frederic Amiel
  2. Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp it needs to be fed out of the oil of another's heart, or its flame burns low. – Henry Ward Beecher
  3. 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. – George Carlin
  4. Asking a working writer what he thinks about critics is like asking a lamp -post what it feels about dogs. – Christopher Hampton
  5. I have but one lamp by which my feet are guided, and that is the lamp of experience. – Patrick Henry
  6. To keep a lamp burning we have to keep putting oil in it. – George MacDonald
  7. The lamp burns bright when wick and oil are clean. – Ovid
  8. He came by a leap to the goal of purpose, not by the toilsome steps of reason. On the instant his headlong spirit declared his purpose: this was the one being for him in all the world: at this altar he would light a lamp of devotion, and keep it burning forever. – Gilbert Parker
  9. He uses statistics like a drunk uses lamp -posts, more for support than illumination. – Romano Prodi
  10. They say that shadows of deceased ghosts Do haunt the houses and the graves about, Of such whose life's lamp went untimely out, Delighting still in their forsaken hosts. – Joshua Sylvester
  11. Death is not extinguishing the light; it is only putting out the lamp because the dawn has come. – Rabindranath Tagore
  12. My overcoat is worn out; my shirts also are worn out. And I ask to be allowed to have a lamp in the evening; it is indeed wearisome sitting alone in the dark. – William Tyndale
  13. To me, lighting really sets the mood for a room. A 40 watt bulb in a cheap lamp is the same as a 40 watt bulb in an expensive one. – Edward Walker
  14. A strong hatred is the best lamp to bear in our hands as we go over the dark places of life, cutting away the dead things men tell us to revere. – Rebecca West

Usage examples for lamp

  1. He reached out and turned out the lamp – The Law-Breakers by Ridgwell Cullum
  2. Trautchen brought in the lamp and at last Peter's step was heard on the stairs. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  3. They moved forward, and the moon like a wandering lamp lit their faces. – The Happy Foreigner by Enid Bagnold
  4. How lovely the light from that little old lamp is. – Trading by Susan Warner
  5. But madam had no lamp – Hunger by Knut Hamsun
  6. This is not the first time I have seen your lamp burning when I woke. – Moods by Louisa May Alcott
  7. The light of the lamp hurt Molly's eyes. – The Gem Collector by P. G. Wodehouse
  8. For a moment he hesitated, and then, with the dignity of a man whose spelling has nothing to conceal, struck a match and lit the lamp – Dialstone Lane, Part 1. by W.W. Jacobs
  9. " I'll clean the lamp she said. – Nine Little Goslings by Susan Coolidge
  10. In the maids' room a small lamp was burning, and Katusha sat alone by the table, looking thoughtfully in front of her. – Resurrection by Maude, Louise Shanks
  11. Look a little to the left, by the lamp post. – The Hampstead Mystery by John R. Watson
  12. She turned on the beside lamp – Undo-a-Novel-By-Joe-Hutsko by Hutsko, Joe
  13. Presently the door opened, and Nora came in with the lamp – A Manifest Destiny by Julia Magruder
  14. May I carry the lamp – Menhardoc by George Manville Fenn
  15. She was like a lamp carried through a dark room. – The Goose Man by Jacob Wassermann
  16. If you see anything else that you wish for, you shall have it- anything but my lamp and my oil. – The Billow and the Rock by Harriet Martineau
  17. I am the inventor of the safety lamp you mention, he said stiffly, but I must decline to talk about the motor. – Tom Swift and his Motor-cycle by Victor Appleton
  18. They had no lamp – The Happy Foreigner by Enid Bagnold
  19. Who's been a breakin' de lamp round here, Carl? – Tom Grogan by F. Hopkinson Smith
  20. Near the lamp yonder- there by the doors- the carabiniere. – The Man from Home by Booth Tarkington and Harry Leon Wilson

Rhymes for lamp