Light Light is the first of painters. There is no object so foul that intense light will not make it beautiful. Light is the first of painters. There is no object so foul that intense light will not make it beautiful.YOU MAY ALSO LIKE »Beautiful light is born of darkness, so the faith that springs from conflict is often the strongest and the best.A man’s personal defects will commonly have with the rest of the world precisely that importance which they have to himself. If he makes light of them, so will other men.He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time he looks at the object beloved, drawing from it with his eyes and his mind those virtues which it possesses.The education of the will is the object of our existence.The hues of the opal, the light of the diamond, are not to be seen if the eye is too near.We must be as courteous to a man as we are to a picture, which we are willing to give the advantage of a good light.