Dark Quotes (368)

Quotes and citations about dark

Only the person who has experienced light and darkness, war and peace, rise and fall, only that person has truly experienced life... view

By: Stefan Zweig

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

By: John Zorn

That whole environment was just incompatible with my beliefs and my personality. It was a dark time for me... view

By: Zhang Ziyi

I think I have a dark view of the world. I have to make everything funny, otherwise it all seems so sad... view

By: Moon Unit Zappa

If we got into a situation where people start burning our records, then bring it on. That's the whole point. The gloaming has begun. We're in the darkness. This has happened before. Go read some history... view

By: Thom Yorke

I've never believed that pop music is escapist trash. There's always a darkness in it, even amidst great pop music... view

By: Thom Yorke

We fought during 'The Wall,' which was an album Waters wrote, based on his family story, we clashed long before that, during the period of the Dark Side and 'Wish You Were Here.' Actually, we never got along... view

By: Rick Wright

I would hurl words into this darkness and wait for an echo, and if an echo sounded, no matter how faintly, I would send other words to tell, to march, to fight, to create a sense of hunger for life that gnaws in us all... view

By: Richard Wright

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

By: William Wordsworth

What, but the rapacity of the only men who exercised their reason, the priests, secured such vast property to the church, when a man gave his perishable substance to save himself from the dark torments of purgatory... view

By: Mary Wollstonecraft

In Sleep we lie all naked and alone, in Sleep we are united at the heart of night and darkness, and we are strange and beautiful asleep.. view

By: Thomas Wolfe

Has anybody ever seen a dramatic critic in the daytime? Of course not. They come out after dark, up to no good... view

By: P. G. Wodehouse

This book, conceived in sorrow, composed in grief, and constructed at the brink of despair, contains my mind's best thoughts, and my soul's triumph over the powers of darkness... view

By: Isaac Mayer Wise

We've always lived in dark times. There has always been a range of human experience from the sublime to the brutal, and stories reflect it. It's no less brutal now.. view

By: Terri Windling

I had glow in the dark bands made up and I've given away a ton of them... view

By: April Winchell

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our Light, not our Darkness, that most frightens us... view

By: Marianne Williamson

It's about a young girl who will stop at nothing to be the valedictorian of her class. It's very dark and very wicked, but it's got a great part for a kid, and a great part for an older woman... view

By: Kevin Williamson

An audience is never wrong. An individual member of it may be an imbecile, but a thousand imbeciles together in the dark - that is critical genius... view

By: Billy Wilder

Every moment of light and dark is a miracle... view

By: Walt Whitman

As you get older, you don't really have any excuse to be stupid anymore, to be in the dark... view

By: Deryck Whibley

Unless people can be kept in the dark, it is best for those who love the truth to give them the full light... view

By: Richard Whately

The darkroom is just the means to an end... view

By: Kim Weston

The best I can say is that it's better for me to write about despair and darkness than to be incapable of getting off the sofa. It's better to write about suicide than to contemplate it too heavily... view

By: Paul Westerberg

A strong hatred is the best lamp to bear in our hands as we go over the dark places of life, cutting away the dead things men tell us to revere... view

By: Rebecca West

One has to accept pain as a condition of existence. One has to court doubt and darkness as the cost of knowing. One needs a will stubborn in conflict, but apt always to the total acceptance of every consequence of living and dying... view

By: Morris West

This dark diction has become America's addiction... view

By: Kanye West

One of the darkest evils of our world is surely the unteachable wildness of the Good... view

By: H. G. Wells

As an actor, the second and last ones were interesting for me. Because those parts had the most change in playing someone who was both light and dark, sort of Jekyl and Hyde... view

By: Sigourney Weaver

I'm not this dark, twisted person. Yes, I have my demons and this is my way of exorcising them. It gets them out - and better out than in... view

By: Naomi Watts

When I had dark hair I definitely felt that I was more anonymous... view

By: Naomi Watts

You won't find me in a romantic comedy. Those movies don't speak to me. People don't come to talk to me about those scripts, because they probably think I'm this dark, twisted, miserable person... view

By: Naomi Watts

I find myself gravitating towards drama. It interests me. In the books I read, the paintings I like, it's always the darker stuff... view

By: Naomi Watts

My character Lena is somebody who responds to people in a very simple way. I didn't have to take myself off to a darkened room to concentrate, I just had to try and be open. It's an interesting, subtle relationship... view

By: Emily Watson

I've done work for hire. I've worked for DC and Dark Horse... view

By: Rob Walton

That and the fact that I knew that nobody was going to publish my work at Dark Horse or DC or anywhere... view

By: Rob Walton

Through the harsh design of fate, Florida was dealt the unfortunate circumstances of bearing the brunt of not one but two hurricanes, and it appears more dark clouds are poised to visit the Sunshine State... view

By: Ginny B. Waite

To morrow, I believe, is to be an eclipse of the sun, and I think it perfectly meet and proper that the sun in the heavens, and the glory of the Republic should both go into obscurity and darkness together... view

By: Benjamin F. Wade

There is no greater mystery to me than that of light traveling through darkness... view

By: Alexander Volkov

All the powers in the universe are already ours. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark... view

By: Swami Vivekananda

Black beauty - he's a dark horse... view

By: Tim Vine