Fireworks Quotes

Fireworks Quotes by Gilbert K. Chesterton, Muriel Barbery, Elmer Davis, Kate Ross, Carmen Electra, Chris Morocco and many others.

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All architecture is great architecture after sunset; perhaps architecture is really a nocturnal art, like the art of fireworks.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
When someone that you love’s like fireworks suddenly burning out in the sky and everything going black.
Muriel Barbery
This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.
Elmer Davis
You’re much better than fireworks. They’re all over in a moment, and you’re going to stay for a fortnight. Besides, fireworks are noisy, and they make too much smoke.
Kate Ross
I love to go get fireworks, even though some of them are illegal.
Carmen Electra
Meatloaf has never quite risen above its name. It offers comfort and predictability, but rarely fireworks.
Chris Morocco
Police arrested two kids yesterday, one was drinking battery acid, the other was eating fireworks. They charged one and let the other one off.
Tommy Cooper
What was important wasn’t the fireworks, it was that we were together this evening, together in this place, looking up into the sky at the same time.
Banana Yoshimoto
Financial crises are like fireworks: they illuminate the sky even as they go pop.
James Buchan
I’m most excited about going swimming and riding water slides, shooting off fireworks, and playing basketball, and things like that. That’s what I really love doing. Summer is a great time.
Girl Talk
We are all . . . children of this universe. Not just Earth, or Mars, or this system, but the whole grand fireworks. And if we are interested in Mars at all, it is only because we wonder over our past and worry terribly about our possible future.
Ray Bradbury
In Britain, the major public holiday used to be Guy Fawkes Day… that was celebrated on November 5th with things like bonfires and fireworks… I think that made Halloween seem preferable. The idea of having pumpkins and costumes and parties seemed much more appealing than burning down your neighborhood.
Lisa Morton
I guess we all like to be recognized not for one piece of fireworks but for the ledger of our daily work.
Neil Armstrong
If Paris is a city of lights, Sydney is the city of fireworks.
Baz Luhrmann
Dont look to the sky for fireworks when you can watch them light up in the eyes of all the people passing by.
Tyler Kent
Our whole wedding cost 180 bucks. Afterward, we re-heated lasagna for everyone and set off fireworks.
Larry the Cable Guy
Her fluency was marvelous. She would say things at random, intricate, flamelike, or slide off into a parenthetical limbo peppered with fireworks– admirable linguistic feats which a practiced writer might struggle for hours to achieve.
Henry Miller
I’ve had plenty of good times and have settled peacefully into quite a boring existence that I love. I had enough fireworks and chaos. It is a blissful boring life, believe me.
Dax Shepard
We are all like fireworks. We climb, shine and always go our separate ways and become further apart. But even if that time comes, let’s not disappear like a firework, and continue to shine… forever.
Tite Kubo
If you can’t see the sun you will be impressed with a street light. If you’ve never felt thunder and lightning you’ll be impressed with fireworks. And if you turn your back on the greatness and majesty of God you’ll fall in love with a world of shadows and short-lived pleasures.
John Piper
You may be a redneck if… your lifetime goal is to own a fireworks stand.
Jeff Foxworthy
Damn, I can’t wait until it get dark,
So I can light these fireworks up at the park,
And celebrate my independence,
It’s the 4th of July, but I ain’t got 10 cents.
I’m captivated by you, baby, like a firework show.
Taylor Swift
If you stop and think about it, the form of propulsion used today hasn’t changed in over a thousand years… since the invention of fireworks by the Chinese.
Peter Diamandis
Here, in L.A., trust me, there will be fireworks from the canapГ©s right through to the desserts.
Gordon Ramsay
I blow up fireworks all the time, and I love making milkshakes and banana splits.
Chris Isaak
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Abraham Lincoln
This car is more fun than the entire French air force crashing into a firework factory.
Jeremy Clarkson
Securing an environment of Windows platforms from abuse – external or internal – is akin to trying to install sprinklers in a fireworks factory where smoking on the job is permitted.
Gene Spafford
I wish that every human life might be pure transparent freedom.
Simone de Beauvoir
A big, spectacular thing can frequently be accomplished quickly. Quality usually takes longer. Fanfare and fireworks are not part of quality; therefore, only those who know true values are attracted to it. But when fanfare and fireworks are over, quality will remain.
Alfred Armand Montapert
Now I love hoops. I’m a diehard UCLA fan, have been since my freshman year. But basketball is the ‘1812 Overture.’ Pomp and circumstance, fireworks and cannons, lots and lots of fun, and in the end, still Tchaikovsky.
Rabih Alameddine
In 1993, I had my Super Show in Red Square, Moscow. No one before me had ever gotten permission to use that location and my show included fashion, fireworks, and dancing. I felt like it really communicated my heartfelt belief that all human beings are wonderful and unique individuals.
Kansai Yamamoto
I love movies where the explosions and fireworks are happening inside someone’s heart and mind instead of outside.
Marielle Heller
Kiss is a Fourth of July fireworks show with a backbeat.
Gene Simmons
The Sputnik is just to me like a firework, a rocket, a new invention.
Malcolm Muggeridge
Blooming under a cold moon, we are like fireworks… Rising, shining, and finally scattering and fading. So until that moment comes when we vanish like fireworks… Lets us sparkle brightly, Always.
Tite Kubo
The world needed more fireworks- especially now that there was going to be a shortage of beautiful, useless things.
Scott Westerfeld
…now I’m a spent firework; but at least I’ve been a firework.
David Mitchell
It wasn’t like I made his world better. It was like I was his world. It wasn’t some explosion; it wasn’t fireworks. It was a fire, burning slowly from the inside out.
Kiera Cass
Of course I saved you,” she said. “I couldn’t do without you.” And because she was happy and flushed with magic Holly leaned down and kissed Artemis, magic sparking around the contact like tiny fireworks.
Eoin Colfer
Sometimes love isn’t fireworks. Sometimes, love just comes softly.
Janette Oke
Miss Marilyn Monroe calls to mind the bouquet of a fireworks display, eliciting from her awed spectators an open-mouthed chorus of ohs and ahs.
Cecil Beaton
The effort to untangle the human words from the divine seems not only futile to me but also unnecessary, since God works with what is. God uses whatever is usable in a life, both to speak and to act, and those who insist on fireworks in the sky may miss the electricity that sparks the human heart.
Barbara Brown Taylor
My father took me to buy fireworks, and now I’m doing it for my kids.
When I saw Kate Moss’s champagne tower from her wedding, I was like, ‘Okay, check – I want that. I want fireworks.’
Nikki Bella
The night is falling down around us. Meteors rain like fireworks, quick rips in the seam of the dark… Every second, another streak of silver glows: parentheses, exclamation points, commas – a whole grammar made of light, for words too hard to speak.
Jodi Picoult
Baby you’re a firework, come on, let your colors burst!!
Katy Perry
I didn’t have a fireworks moment for my salvation. I had a falling in love with Jesus in Sunday school when I was a very young child.
Beth Moore
Against a dark sky, all flowers look like fireworks.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
I once bought some enormous fireworks that were literally the size of sticks of dynamite. We would go into the field behind our house, slide them into the biggest cow pats we could find, and blow them sky high. It was exhilarating and, for the cows, incredibly confusing.
Greg Davies
You didn’t have to go to the fireworks with him. Or – or let him fondle you.” “Fondle?” Raisa raised her eyebrows, “When did I mention fondling?
Cinda Williams Chima
I always have the most fun on the Fourth of July. You don’t have to exchange any gifts. You just go to the beach and watch fireworks. It’s always fun.
James Lafferty
In childhood the daylight always fails too soon – except when there are going to be fireworks.
Jan Struther
Because beautiful things never last. Not roses nor snow… And not fireworks, either
Jennifer Donnelly
A good relationship is like fireworks: loud, explosive, and liable to maim you if you hold on too long.
Jeph Jacques
I like autumn. The drama of it; the golden lion roaring through the back door of the year, shaking its mane of leaves. A dangerous time; of violent rages and deceptive calm, of fireworks in the pockets and conkers in the fist.
Joanne Harris
What church could compete with the fireworks of the pure soul?
Ray Bradbury
Every year when it’s Chinese New Year here in New York, there are fireworks going off at all hours. New York mothers calm their frightened children by telling them it’s just gunfire.
David Letterman
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it.
Thomas Paine
How keen everyone is to make this world their home forgetting its impermanence It’s like trying to see and name constellations in a fireworks display.
Nadeem Aslam
I know what love is. When you find the person you are supposed to love, bells ring and fireworks go off in your head and you can’t find the words to speak and you think about him all the time. When you find the person you are supposed to love, you will know by staring deeply into their eyes.
Jodi Picoult
We kissed all the way through the fireworks display. We didn’t even notice that there was a fireworks display… …I guess because we’d been making fireworks of our own.
Meg Cabot
A lot of people head into courtship looking for fireworks. Don’t pass up a chance by dumping someone after a first date because you don’t feel the fireworks. The fireworks can happen at any time and be maintained.
Helen Fisher
There should be fireworks at last, when a dream dies.
Kirby Larson
Growing up in Arizona, I love fireworks, shooting off bottle rockets and M80s.
Dierks Bentley
Joy explodes throughout the book of Psalms like fireworks, and is the most potent anti-missile defense system there is.
Lynn Austin
During my first open ocean dive, I went down to 800 feet and turned out the lights. I knew I would see bioluminescence, but I was totally unprepared for how much. It was incredible! There were explosions of light everywhere, like being in the middle of a silent fireworks display.
Edith Widder
Though personally I’m not a fan of celebrating with fireworks, it is beautiful to watch the sight from a distance.
Ekta Kapoor
Hard to believe lightning can strike twice, but it surely did. The moment Caitriona Balfe came on screen, I sat up straight and said, ‘There she is!’ She and Sam Heughan absolutely lit up the screen with fireworks.
Diana Gabaldon
Women, somehow, have the same fear of witty men as of fireworks.
Douglas William Jerrold
There was a young man of Herne Bay
who was making some fireworks one day:
but he dropped his cigar
in the gunpowder jar.
There was a young man of Herne Bay.
Ogden Nash
Freak is easily spooked. Flesh-eating monsters tend to scare him away. So do fireworks, clowns, and the smell of Sadie’s weird British Ribena drink. (Can’t blame him on that last one. Sadie grew up in London and developed some pretty strange tastes.
Rick Riordan
When we made that album with Gary Moore, I was still kind of searching for the right direction for myself. Although the music is quite good the direction was like a box of fireworks that caught light all at the same time.
Greg Lake
Not all magic is fireworks and fanfare. Sometimes magic is quiet and sneaks up on you.
Jeff Guinn
I grew up in New York City, and I’ve got wonderful memories of the Fourth of July fireworks.
Jimmy Smits
[Photography] ties back into this feeling of wanting to watch things fall and the moment before they break. Fireworks are that way for me – this lovely thing that blows up and is gone. It all goes back to this desire to record things before they disappear – the original reason we take pictures, right?
Laurel Nakadate
Opposites generally create intense chemistry. There are more chances of fireworks when different people are together than similar personalities.
Sonam Kapoor
I just got a new dog, so I was worried that he’d hate the fireworks, and he did, but just because he’s not a patriot, not because of the loud sounds. The loud sounds he’s fine with – he just hates America.
Nikki Glaser
So what if Brian made me feel like fireworks were going off inside me. He could also make me feel like a big fat clod of heartsick dirt. It was like he could take any emotion I had and make it ten times stronger. Which is great when it’s happiness but pretty darn awful if it’s anything sad.
Catherine Gilbert Murdock
The enterprise of Adolf Hitler, with all its clatter and fireworks, and all its cunning and dynamic energy, is the enterprise of an evil spirit, which is apparently allowed its freedom for a time in order to test our faith in the Resurrection of Jesus Christ.
Karl Barth
Touch was important. The evening of the Third of July we would go around the neighborhood and look at the fireworks others had bought, taking them out of the brown paper sack and handling them cautiously as if they were precious stones. There was envy when we saw sacks with more in them than we had.
Paul Engle
What’s funny is we were doing some fire at work the other day and it was reminding me of all the firework I got to do as Havok, because a lot of that was as practical as you could get.
Lucas Till
Anyone who grew up in the psychedelic ’60s probably experienced their share of hypnagogic fireworks. Just as sex got me hooked on anatomy, so drugs were probably what first got me interested in entoptic phenomena, phosphenes, and hypnagogic imagery.
Peter Blegvad
Love is like light and there are two kinds, the bursting fireworks of the moment and the solid, fixed stars that sometimes become obscured in the heavens, but are always there, year after year, for a lifetime.
Ann Rinaldi
I’m shining like fireworks over your sad, empty town
Taylor Swift
There’s one part of the forest in Wales, it’s like a natural bowl, and when we drove into it last time, it was getting dark. And as you came over the hill you could see fireworks being set off, the whole place was lit up and you could see this huge crowd all jumping up and down and cheering.
Colin McRae
As far as fireworks, it’s very dangerous. You shouldn’t play with them.
Jason Pierre-Paul
It’s all flags, fireworks, family, food and fun
That’s July Four
July Five, the fun is done
The fireworks are no more
John Walter Bratton
The White House is dismissing these town hall fireworks as AstroTurf movements which means it`s the opposite of a true grass roots movement.
Chuck Todd
I write my songs and just play them, so there are not a whole lot of fireworks. As long as the music comes first, it’s OK to have some fireworks. But not the other way around.
Kacey Musgraves
Against a dark sky all flowers look like fireworks. There is something strange about them, at once vivid and secret, like flowers traced in fire in the phantasmal garden of a witch.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Only one girl has ever really wrapped my stomach into pretzels. She didn’t give me butterflies. She gave me pterodactyls
I’m talking terrible internal bruising and the first time I kissed her was like the first time I saw fireworks, which was like the sky first kissing me in the eyeballs
George Watsky
Canada Day comes and goes modestly every year. Sure, there are retail sales promotions and a long weekend. But there isn’t bluster or commodity in Canadian celebration. Canada isn’t big on bunting. Or jet flyovers, fireworks, marching bands or military pomp.
Rick Moranis
The fireworks begin today. Each diploma is a lighted match. Each one of you is a fuse.
Ed Koch
When I grew up, we went to Coney Island and Central Park. We’d find our way to the water and watch the fireworks.
Jimmy Smits
What I value in books is lucidity. I want the language to be rich; I love lexical fireworks on the page, but I have to know what it means. I want to be surprised and delighted, not merely baffled.
Mal Peet
You are born an artist or you are not. And you stay an artist, dear, even if your voice is less of a fireworks. The artist is always there.
Maria Callas