“In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present.” – Francis Bacon

“The most beautiful moments in life are often found in the darkest places.” – Unknown

“The darkness may surround me, but it will never consume me.” – Unknown

“There is a crack in everything, that’s how the light gets in.” – Leonard Cohen

“The night is darkest just before the dawn.” – Unknown

“The shadows prove the sunshine.” – Switchfoot

“You cannot appreciate the light if you have not seen the darkness.” – Unknown

“In the midst of darkness, light prevails.” – Sultan Muhammad

“Every sun must set, and every night must fall.” – George R.R. Martin

“The depth of darkness to which you can descend and still live is an exact measure of the height to which you can aspire to reach.” – Laurens van der Post

“You need darkness to see the stars.” – Unknown

“Even in the darkest times, hope is never completely lost.” – Jeremy Irons

“The darkest hour has only sixty minutes.” – Morris Mandel

“It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“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

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

“Without darkness, there can be no light.” – Unknown

“The night is long, but the morning will come.” – Victor Hugo

“Stars can’t shine without darkness.” – Unknown

“When everything goes dark, that is when stars are born.” – Unknown

“The beauty of life is that it surprises us in the most unexpected places, even in the darkest corners.” – Unknown

“Life is a balance between light and dark, and without the dark, we wouldn’t appreciate the light.” – Unknown