Darkness Quotes

It's always darkest before the dawn

Proverb

The guilty one is not he who commits the sin, but the one who causes the darkness.

Victor Hugo

A poet is a nightingale, who sits in darkness and sings to cheer its own solitude with sweet sounds.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

Character, like a photograph, develops in darkness.

Yousuf Karsh

I say there is no darkness but ignorance.

William Shakespeare

In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present.

Francis Bacon

It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darknesses of other people.

Carl Jung

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our Light, not our Darkness, that most frightens us.

Marianne Williamson

Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.

Terry Pratchett

Darkness is only driven out with light, not more darkness.

Martin Luther King Jr

When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.

Charles Austin Beard

Beyond a doubt truth bears the same relation to falsehood as light to darkness.

Leonardo da Vinci

Creativity - like human life itself - begins in darkness.

Julia Cameron

Education is the movement from darkness to light.

Allan Bloom

Darkness is to space what silence is to sound, i.e., the interval.

Marshall McLuhan

Give light, and the darkness will disappear of itself.

Desiderius Erasmus

I actually think sadness and darkness can be very beautiful and healing.

Duncan Sheik

Even a small star shines in the darkness.

Finnish proverb

There is no such thing as darkness;only a failure to see.

Malcolm Muggeridge

Fear grows in darkness; if you think there's a bogeyman around, turn on the light.

Dorothy Thompson

The theater, which is in no thing, but makes use of everythinggestures, sounds, words, screams, light, darknessrediscovers itself at precisely the point where the mind requires a language to express its manifestations.... To break through language in order to touch life is to create or recreate the theatre.

Antoine Marie Joseph Artaud

That society is badly arranged which forces nearly all women to be servants. Marie, who is as good as I am, will have spent her life in cleaning, in stooping amid dust and hot fumes, over head and ears in the great artificial darkness of the house. I used to find it all natural. Now I think it is all anti-natural.

Henri Barbusse

For darkness restores what light cannot repair.

Iosip Aleksandrovich Brodsky

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Updated On : May 25, 2013
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