Lighthouse Sayings and Quotes

Lighthouses are known for guiding mariners to safety and warning of danger ahead. People can also serve as beacons lighting the way, guiding others to the right path. Below you’ll find a collection of wise and insightful lighthouse quotes.

The lighthouse does great service to humanity; yet it is the slave of those who trim the lamps. Alice Wellington Rollins
Man must behave like a lighthouse; he must shine day and night for the goodness of everyman. Mehmet Murat ildan
We are told to let our light shine, and if it does, we won't need to tell anybody it does. Lighthouses don't fire cannons to call attention to their shining- they just shine. Dwight L. Moody
Is the beam from a lighthouse affected by howling wind and rain? It remains perfectly steadfast and unaffected by the storm. Your true self is like that. Nothing can ever harm you once you are consciously aware that it is so. Vernon Howard
The scars you share become lighthouses for other people who are headed to the same rocks you hit. Unkown
Lighthouses are endlessly suggestive signifiers of both human isolation and our ultimate connectedness to each other. Virginia Woolf
Lighthouses don't go running all over an island looking for boats to save; they just stand there shining. Anne Lamott
Lighthouses don't get all wobbly when the weather gets rough; they just stand there shining. unknown
Look to the lighthouse of the Lord. There is no fog so dense, no night so dark, no gale so strong, no mariner so lost but what its beacon light can rescue. Thomas S Monson
I can think of no other edifice constructed by man as altruistic as a lighthouse. They were built only to serve. George Bernard Shaw
The lighthouse of the Lord beckons to all as we sail the seas of life. Thomas S Monson
A lighthouse doesn't save the ships; it doesn't go out and rescue them, it's just this pillar that helps to guide people home. Lea Michele
A fallen lighthouse is more dangerous than a reef. Proverb
I am lighthouse rather than lifeboat. I do not rescue, but instead help others to find their own way to shore, guiding them by my example. Unkown
Once the lighthouse is seen, the rest of the sea is ignored. Terri Guillemets
A lighthouse is not interested in who gets its light! It just gives it without thinking! Giving light is its nature! Mehmet Murat ildan
Don't forget that maybe you are the lighthouse in someone's storm. Unkown
Lighthouses are more helpful than churches. Benjamin Franklin
If you are a lighthouse, you cannot hide yourself; if you hide yourself, you cannot be a lighthouse! Mehmet Murat ildan
If you close your eyes, no lighthouse can help you! Mehmet Murat ildan
Darkness reigns at the foot of the lighthouse. Japanese Proverb
It's about how you're like a lighthouse, always searching far into the distance. But the thing you're looking for is usually close to you and always has been. That's why you have to look within yourself to find answers instead of searching beyond. Susane Colasanti
The rocky ledge runs far into the sea, / And on its outer point, some miles away, / The Lighthouse lifts its massive masonry, / A pillar of fire by night, of cloud by day. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The lighthouse shines across the sea; / The homing fieldfares sing for glee: / 'Behold the shore!' Ada Cambridge
THE long still day is ending / In hollow and on height, / The lighthouse seaward sending / White rays of steady light; Roderic Quinn
The sea is noisy and wavy. / my boat bobs as i am splashed with / seaweed. the lofty lighthouse / illuminates the land that lies eastward. Nicholas Alahverdian
It might have been the lighthouse spark / Some sailor, rowing in the dark, / Had importuned to see! Emily Dickinson
The lighthouse that stands unintentionally stoic and tall and lights the way for those out at sea.. Buffy Sammons
And fair across to where we know / The shelving sea cliffs are— / The lighthouse, with a still faint glow, / Beneath a twinkling star. Henry Lawson
He's the One I always run to / When the waves won't let me be / The lighthouse that I turn to / On a rough and troubled sea. Mario William Vitale