Eclipse Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old eclipse quotes, eclipse sayings, and eclipse proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


As in the soft and sweet eclipse, when soul meets soul on lover's lips     

Percy Bysshe Shelley

The moon's a powerful mistress. She can reach through any wall or covering and work her wicked charms.     

Darren Shan

Objects close to the eye shut out much larger objects on the horizon; and splendors born only of the earth eclipse the stars. So it is with people who sometimes cover the entire disc of eternity with a dollar, and so quench transcendent glories with a little shining dust.     

Edwin Hubbel Chapin

Nations, like stars, are entitled to eclipse. All is well, provided the light returns and the eclipse does not become endless night. Dawn and resurrection are synonymous. The reappearance of the light is the same as the survival of the soul     

Victor Hugo

You don't want your personality to eclipse your work because no one would be interested in seeing your work anymore.     

Amy Landecker

We are in the days of miracles and wonders that will eventually eclipse those of any other time.     

Rick Joyner

Comparing what you see during an eclipse to the darkness at night is like comparing an ocean to a teardrop.     

Wendy Mass

The right scent can make you feel a little more stylish, but it should never eclipse who you are. It should complement who you are.     

Justin Timberlake

And the moon in haste eclipsed her, and the Sun in anger swore He would curl his wick within him and give light to you no more.     

Aristophanese

It's best not to stare at the sun during an eclipse.     

Jeff Goldblum

Maybe it's just hiding somewhere. Or gone on a trip to come home. But falling in love is always a pretty crazy thing. It might appear out of the blue and just grab you. Who knows — maybe even tomorrow.     

Haruki Murakami

Eclipse of the light of heaven, eclipse of God - such indeed is the character of the historic hour through which the world is now passing.     

Martin Buber

Whenever a total eclipse of the sun was visible in an accessible region parties were sent out to observe it.     

Simon Newcomb

In dim eclipse, disastrous twilight sheds On half the nations, and with fear of change Perplexes monarchs     

John Milton

Eclipse' is overlong and overly self-conscious, but it isn't a fake or a zero; it just gets exhausting. It raises a crucial question: 'When does Concept morph into Gimmick?'     

Robert Gottlieb

Once every lunar eclipse, you should be able to see me smile!     

Sophie Turner

The sun loves to be eclipsed.     

Marty Rubin

As the sun eclipses the stars by its brilliancy, so the man of knowledge will eclipse the fame of others in assemblies of the people if he proposes algebraic problems, and still more if he solves them.     

Brahmagupta

Oh dark, dark, dark, amid the blaze of noon, Irrecoverably dark, total Eclipse Without all hope of day!     

John Milton