Quotes: darkness

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  • Martin Luther King
    Martin Luther King
    American preacher 1929-1968
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    Darkness can not drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
  • Martin Luther King
    Martin Luther King
    American preacher 1929-1968
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    Darkness cannot drive out darkness, only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate, only love can do that.
  • Louis Aragon
    Louis Aragon
    French poet 1897-1982
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    Light is meaningful only in relation to darkness, and truth presupposes error. It is these mingled opposites which people our life, which make it pungent, intoxicating. We only exist in terms of this conflict, in the zone where black and white clash.
  • Helen Keller
    Helen Keller
    American writer 1880-1968
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    Unless we form the habit of going to the Bible in bright moments as well as in trouble, we cannot fully respond to its consolations because we lack equilibrium between light and darkness.
  • Marguerite Duras
    Marguerite Duras
    French author and filmmaker 1914-
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    Alcohol is barren. The words a man speaks in the night of drunkenness fade like the darkness itself at the coming of day.
  • Alan Thicke
    Alan Thicke
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    And introduce an element of cynicism and darkness into it and just realize that we're all vulnerable. We are humans. There is a finite end to this life and we're all going to face it and a little silliness can help.
  • Alfred Lord Tennyson
    Alfred Lord Tennyson
    English poet 1809-1892
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    And out of darkness came the hands that reach thro' nature, moulding men.
  • Carl Gustav Jung
    Carl Gustav Jung
    Swiss psychiatrist 1875-1961
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    As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light in the darkness of mere being.
  • Iris Murdoch
    Iris Murdoch
    Anglo-Irish novelist and philosopher 1919-1999
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    Bereavement is a darkness impenetrable to the imagination of the unbereaved.
  • Ovid
    Ovid
    Roman poet 43 BC - 17 AD
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    Blemishes are hid by night and every fault forgiven; darkness makes any woman fair.
  • James Thurber
    James Thurber
    American cartoonist 1894-1961
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    But what is all this fear of and opposition to Oblivion? What is the matter with the soft Darkness, the Dreamless Sleep?
  • Martin Luther King
    Martin Luther King
    American preacher 1929-1968
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    Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
  • Marshall Mcluhan
    Marshall Mcluhan
    Canadian professor and philosopher 1911-1980
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    Darkness is to space what silence is to sound, i.e., the interval.
  • Lao-Tzu
    Lao-Tzu
    Chinese philosopher +/- 600 BC
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    Darkness within darkness. The gateway to all understanding.
  • Edgar Allan Poe
    Edgar Allan Poe
    American poet, writer and critic 1809-1845
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    Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before.
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