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Darkness Quotes

Unusually defined as the absence of light, darkness is usually associated with anything that is evil or malefic. Darkness has more of a negative import and is often connected to shadows, depression and death. Darkness, as a symbol has multiple implications, ranging from power to peace and more. The effect of darkness on human psyche is significant. It not only clouds the mood and provokes a sense of fear but also actuates a sense of all-pervasive gloom all around. Trail down these famous darkness quotations and sayings to explore more on this.

I shut my eyes and all the world drops dead; I lift my eyes and all is born again.

- The Bell Jar , Sylvia Plath

So you think that money is the root of all evil. Have you ever asked what is the root of all money.

- Ayn Rand

Everything has its wonders, even darkness and silence, and I learn, whatever state I may be in, therein to be content.

- Helen Keller

Let my enemies devour each other.

- Salvador Dali

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

- Frida Kahlo

People tend to associate anyone who looks and behaves differently with illegal or immoral activity.

- Marilyn Manson

Women have very little idea of how much men hate them.

- Germaine Greer

We live in a society of victimization, where people are much more comfortable being victimized than actually standing up for themselves.

- Marilyn Manson

I have no dress except the one I wear every day. If you are going to be kind enough to give me one, please let it be practical and dark so that I can put it on afterwards to go to the laboratory.

- Marie Curie

I am no longer sure of anything. If I satiate my desires, I sin but I deliver myself from them; if I refuse to satisfy them, they infect the whole soul.

- Jean Paul Sartre

The greatest destroyer of peace is abortion because if a mother can kill her own child, what is left for me to kill you and you to kill me? There is nothing between.

- Mother Teresa

Destroy the seed of evil, or it will grow up to your ruin.

- Aesop

Everywhere the human soul stands between a hemisphere of light and another of darkness; on the confines of the two everlasting empires, necessity and free will.

- Thomas Carlyle

Italy, and the spring and first love all together should suffice to make the gloomiest person happy.

- Bertrand Russell

Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word happy would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. It is far better take things as they come along with patience and equanimity.

- Carl Jung

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

- Carl Jung

Understanding does not cure evil, but it is a definite help, inasmuch as one can cope with a comprehensible darkness.

- Carl Jung

A shady business never yields a sunny life.

- B. C. Forbes

If honor were profitable, everybody would be honorable.

- Thomas More

I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness because it shows me the stars.

- Og Mandino

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

- Leonardo da Vinci

Sometimes it is better to light a flamethrower than curse the darkness.

- Terry Pratchett

From the world of darkness I did loose demons and devils in the power of scorpions to torment.

- Charles Manson

A man can no more diminish God's glory by refusing to worship Him than a lunatic can put out the sun by scribbling the word, 'darkness' on the walls of his cell.

- The Problem of Pain , C.S. Lewis

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

- Marshall McLuhan

Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.

- J. R. R. Tolkien

We're in the dark ages if J-Lo can have a music career because of her ass. And let's face it, that's it.

- Jack Black

We shall see that at which dogs howl in the dark, and that at which cats prick up their ears after midnight.

- H. P. Lovecraft

Hope begins in the dark, the stubborn hope that if you just show up and try to do the right thing, the dawn will come. You wait and watch and work: you don't give up.

- Anne Lamott

I used to love the darkness But the sun is my new best friend As soon as I embraced him He put my misery to an end.

- Terri Guillemets

Character is what a man is in the dark.

- Dwight L. Moody

In the middle of the journey of our life I came to myself within a dark wood where the straight way was lost.

- Dante

I think we all have a lot of darkness in our bellies. As an actor, the challenge of tapping into that, reaching down into that sadness or anger, is very therapeuti.

- Kevin Bacon

Am I now supposed to go on Oprah and cry and tell you my deepest, darkest secrets because you want to know?

- Kevin Spacey

All the powers in the universe are already ours. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark.

- Swami Vivekananda

Hobgoblins know the proper way to dance: Arms akimbo, loopy legs askew, Leaping into darkness with delight, Lusting for the ecstasy of fright, Open to the charm of horrors new.

- Nicholas Gordon

It is normal for me to wake and find myself writing in the dark... or to be out of my tomb, caught in an unearthly world, alive with the images that haunt me.

- Kim Elizabeth

If you love large, you've got to hurt large. If you've got a lot of light, you've probably got an equal amount of darkness.

- Sarah McLachlan

Never fear shadows. They simply mean there's a light shining somewhere nearby.

- Ruth E. Renkel

Love changes darkness into light and makes the heart take a wingless flight.

- Helen Steiner Rice

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