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Dark Quotes

Updated on August 19, 2010

Dark Quotations & Sayings

Here I have collected some quotable quotes on the subject "Dark". I was amazed to read these quotes as most of them convey a very useful message. So, here are a few selected ones on "Dark & Darkness".



An age is called Dark not because the light fails to shine, but because people refuse to see it.
James A. Michener


All colours will agree in the dark.
Bacon, Francis,Viscount St Albans


There's more to light than the opposite of dark.
Ric Ocasek


My wife was afraid of the dark... then she saw me naked and now she's afraid of the light.
Rodney Dangerfield


Blemishes are hid by night and every fault forgiven; darkness makes any woman fair.
Ovid


The streets were dark with something more than night.
Raymond Chandler


Character, like a photograph, develops in darkness.
Yousuf Karsh


We all walk in the dark and each of us must learn to turn on his or her own light.
Earl Nightingale


Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
Martin Luther King Jr.


Creativity - like human life itself - begins in darkness.
Julia Cameron


Men fear death as children fear to go in the dark; and as that natural fear in children is increased with tales, so is the other.
Bacon, Francis,Viscount St Albans


Hope is the worst of evils, for it prolongs the torment of man.
Friedrich Nietzsche


We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.
Plato


We are each our own devil, and we make this world our hell.
Oscar Wilde


Some More Dark & Darkness Quotes

A few more inspirational quotes....

A rooster crows only when it sees the light. Put him in the dark and he'll never crow. I have seen the light and I'm crowing.
Muhammad Ali


Hell is empty and all the devils are here.
William Shakespeare


Character is what a man is in the dark.
Dwight L. Moody


Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
Plato


I'm afraid of losing my obscurity. Genuineness only thrives in the dark. Like celery.
Aldous Huxley


Dark energy is perhaps the biggest mystery in physics.
Steve Allen


Faith is the bird that feels the light when the dawn is still dark.
Rabindranath Tagore


Suffering is permanent, obscure and dark, And shares the nature of infinity.
William Wordsworth


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


You can't study the darkness by flooding it with light.
Edward Abbey


Childhood is measured out by sounds and smells and sights, before the dark hour of reason grows.
John Betjeman


I see myself and many artists like me as the torchbearers through these dark ages.
John Zorn


An increase in light gives an increase in darkness.
Sam Francis


Remember, it is better to light one little candle than to curse the darkness.
Frank Gorshin


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


It is so much easier to tell intimate things in the dark
William McFee



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      Ultimate Hubber 7 years ago

      LOL! Dangerfield was funny there! Thanks VC!

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      Audrey Hunt 7 years ago from Idyllwild Ca.

      Wonderful! Very creative of you, using "dark". Laughed at the dangerfield. I just wrote a hub on "musical quotations". Maybe you will like it. Thanks

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      Ultimate Hubber 7 years ago

      LOL! That is a funny one. :D

      Thanks for stopping by Jay!

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      jayb23 7 years ago from India

      Amazing collection UH.The quote by Rodney Dangerfield acc to me was the best :-) Keep up the good work.

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