quote by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

The darker the night, the brighter the stars, The deeper the grief, the closer is God!

— Fyodor Dostoyevsky

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The darker the night, the brighter the stars, The deeper the grief, the closer is God!

The brighter the light, the darker the shadow.

What we see before us is just one tiny part of the world.

We get in the habit of thinking, this is the world, but that's not true at all. The real world is a much darker and deeper place than this, and much of it is occupied by jellyfish and things.

Life is beautiful in all it's colors, even the darker ones, they're here for a reason.

Being and stability are regarded by our contemporaries as akin to death;

they cannot live unless they act, fret, or distract themselves with this or that. Their spirit (provided we can still talk about a spirit in their case) feeds only on sensations and on dynamism, thus becoming the vehicle for the incarnation of darker forces.

It was just like Howlin' Wolf. Once you arrive at the point that you understand it, the emotional factor is darker than some of the saddest blues stuff.

Her lips touched his brain as they touched his lips, as though they were a vehicle of some vague speech and between them he felt an unknown and timid preasure, darker than the swoon of sin, softer than sound or odor.

Thoughts are the shadows of our feelings - always darker, emptier and simpler.

If the hand be held between the discharge-tube and the screen, the darker shadow of the bones is seen within the slightly dark shadow-image of the hand itself... For brevity's sake I shall use the expression 'rays'; and to distinguish them from others of this name I shall call them 'X-rays'.

White lies always introduce others of a darker complexion.

And men, whose reason long was blind, From cells of madness unconfined, Oft lose whole years of darker mind.

The problem of the twentieth century is the problem of the color-line, -- the relation of the darker to the lighter races of men in Asia and Africa, in America and the islands of the sea.

In America, we debate everything except capitalism.

If there's an institution in your society that's above criticism, you're giving it a free pass to indulge all of its weaknesses and darker tendencies.

Hard rock for me is AC/DC, Def Leppard, Tesla, Kiss.

Metal tends to be louder, ruder, darker, like Judas Priest, Slayer, Iron Maiden.

I think American guys tend to be a bit more forward, a bit more chatty and open than the Brits. The Brits seem to have a darker sense of humor, though I have met some Americans who have adopted bits of the British dry sense of humor as well.

It's basically the same, just darker.

The darker the walls,the brighter the sky outside.

Unfortunately, there can be no doubt that man is, on the whole, less good than he imagines himself or wants to be. Everyone carries a shadow, and the less it is embodied in the individual's conscious life, the blacker and darker it is. If an inferiority is conscious, one always has a chance to correct it

It's so much darker when a light goes out than it would have been if it had never shone.

The nearer the dawn the darker the night.

Enlightenment doesnt occur from sitting around visualizing images of light, but from integrating the darker aspects of the Self into the conscious personality.

I grew up as this very carefree, happy kid then things turned darker for me.

Maybe it was because I saw that the world wasn't as happy a place as I had hoped it would be for me.

Night is always darker before the dawn and life is the same, the hard times will pass, every thing will get better and sun will shine brighter then ever.

I pray you never stand at any crossroads in your own lives, but if you do, if the darkness seems so total, if you think there is no way out, remember, never ever give up. The darker the night, the brighter the dawn, and when it gets really, really dark, this is when one sees the true brilliance of the stars.

I like pastels and lighter shades on darker skins.

I feel like it lifts everything and accentuates being chocolate.

When our days become dreary with low-hovering clouds and our nights become darker than a thousand midnights, we will know that we are living in the creative turmoil of a genuine civilization struggling to be born.

In my experience sometimes the darker the material that you're doing, the more necessary it is to have some sort of levity around. I've worked on more lighthearted pieces that have been more brutal and tougher to make.

For me, comedy starts as a spew, a kind of explosion, and then you sculpt it from there, if at all. It comes out of a deeper, darker side. Maybe it comes from anger, because I'm outraged by cruel absurdities, the hypocrisy that exists everywhere, even within yourself, where it's hardest to see.

The shirt may be cut slimmer or looser, the suit might be darker or lighter, the sneakers might not have laces, but you're still talking about shirts and suits and sneakers.

We are all like the bright moon, we still have our darker side.

Rock has always been the devil's music.

.. I believe that rock & roll is dangerous... I feel that we're only heralding something even darker than ourselves.

The darker the subject, the more light you must try to shed on the matter. And vice versa.

The sky grew darker, painted blue on blue, one stroke at a time, into deeper and deeper shades of night.

When I find a colour darker than black, I'll wear it. But until then, I'm wearing black!

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