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Twilight Quotes


These are some of the best 'Twilight' quotations and sayings.

How lovely are the portals of the night, When stars come out to watch the daylight die.

Nature hath appointed the twilight, as a bridge, to pass us out of night into day.

Oh, how beautiful is the summer night, which is not night, but a sunless, yet unclouded, day, descending upon earth with dews, and shadows, and refreshing coolness! How beautiful the long mild twilight, which, like a silver clasp, unites today with yesterday! How beautiful the silent hour, when morning and evening thus sit together, hand in hand, beneath the starless sky of midnight!

Parting day dies like the dolphin, whom each pang imbues with a new color as it gasps away, the last still loveliest, till 'tis gone, and all is gray.

Softly the evening came. The sun from the western horizon, like a magician, extended his golden wand o'er the landscape.

The day is done; and slowly from the scene the stooping sun upgathers his spent shafts, and puts them back into his golden quiver!

The weary sun hath made a golden set, and, by the bright track of his fiery car, gives token of a goodly day tomorrow.

The west is broken into bars Of orange, gold, and gray, Gone is the sun, come are the stars, And night infolds the day.

Twilight and evening bell And after that the dark.

Twilight gray hath in her sober livery all things clad.

Twilight hour! whose mantle is the drapery of dreams, and who hast ever been in poetry life's holy time; thou wert wont to steal upon us, as thy sandals were of dew! how sadly comes the rustle of thy step in the decaying seasons of the year!

What heart has not acknowledged the influence of this hour, the sweet and soothing hour of twilight- the hour of love-the hour of adoration-the hour of rest-when we think of those we love, only to regret that we have not love them more dearly; when we remember our enemies only to forgive them.