An increase in light gives an
increase in darkness.
--Sam Francis – American Artist
Born 1923 Died 1994
And out of darkness came the hands
that reach thro' nature, moulding
--Alfred Lord Tennyson – English
Poet Born 1809 Died 1892
As far as we can discern, the sole
purpose of human existence is to
kindle a light in the darkness of
--Carl Jung – Swiss Psychologist
Born 1875 Died 1961
Beyond a doubt truth bears the
same relation to falsehood as
light to darkness.
--Leonardo da Vinci – Italian
Artist Born 1452 Died 1519
Blemishes are hid by night and
every fault forgiven; darkness
makes any woman fair.
--Ovid – Roman Poet Born: 43 BC
Died 17 AD
Character, like a photograph,
develops in darkness.
--Yousuf Karsh – Canadian
Photographer Born 1908 Died 2002
Creativity - like human life
itself - begins in darkness.
--Julia Cameron – American Author
Darkness cannot drive out
darkness; only light can do that.
Hate cannot drive out hate; only
love can do that.
--Martin Luther King, Jr. –
American Leader Born 1929 Died
Deep into that darkness peering,
long I stood there, wondering,
fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams
no mortal ever dared to dream
--Edgar Allan Poe – American Poet
Born 1809 Died 1849
Education is the movement from
darkness to light.
--Allan Bloom – American
Philosopher Born 1930 Died 1992
Everything has its wonders, even
darkness and silence, and I learn,
whatever state I may be in,
therein to be content.
--Helen Keller – American Author
Born 1880 Died 1968
From the world of darkness I did
loose demons and devils in the
power of scorpions to torment.
--Charles Manson – American
Criminal Born 1934
Give light, and the darkness will
disappear of itself.
--Desiderius Erasmus – Dutch
Philosopher Born 1466 Died 1536
I cannot think that we are useless
or God would not have created us.
There is one God looking down on
us all. We are all the children of
one God. The sun, the darkness,
the winds are all listening to
what we have to say.
--Geronimo – Apache Statesman Born
1829 Died 1909
I say there is no darkness but
--William Shakespeare – English
Dramatist Born 1564 Died 16165