Maybe you have to know the darkness before you can appreciate the light.LightMadeleine L'Engle in A Ring of Endless Light
Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darknesses of other people.Carl Jung
From my point of view, God is the light that illuminates the darkness, even if it does not dissolve it, and a spark of divine light is within each of us.God, LightPope Francis
Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before.Edgar Allan Poe
In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present.Light, Good and EvilFrancis Bacon
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.Life, HappinessCarl Jung
I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness because it shows me the stars.Light, StarsOg Mandino
Don't underestimate the allure of darkness. Even the poorest hearts are drawn to it.Niklaus Mikaelson in The Vampire Diaries, Season 4
The night breathed through the apartment like a dark animal. The ticking of a clock. The groan of a floorboard as he slipped out of his room. All was drowned by its silence. But Jacob loved the night. He felt it on his skin like a promise. Like a cloak woven from freedom and danger.Night & EveningCornelia Funke in Reckless
Look outside. There was a terrible storm yesterday, but now it's clear. Everything dark will lead into something light, you just have to have faith that it will.LightThe Silver Lining - Episode 3: My Only Love Sprung from My Only Hate, by King Graham
I'm at war with the world and they try to pull me into the dark.
I struggle to find my faith, as I'm slippin from your arms.
I like the night. Without the dark, we'd never see the stars.Night & Evening, StarsStephenie Meyer in Twilight
When it's light, you can't see into a place that's dark. But when it's dark, you can see what's around you much better.LightSplinter Cell - Conviction, by Sam Fisher