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#1. Ashes are all around the desolate ground. What beauty could behold the darkness of a soul? -Keeley - Author: Lora Ann
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#2. Every candle that gets lit in the dark room must feel a little rejection from the darkness around it, but the last thing I want from those who hold a different world view to me is to accept me. - Author: Kirk Cameron
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#3. I had learned at last to not project my darkness onto those around me; - Author: Tim Farrington
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#4. Darkness doesn't fall, he thought as he swayed to the radio, it rises up from the bottom of the sea and begins to breathe around us. - Author: Colum McCann
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#5. Laser beams slid around them, spurts of light sinking through the darkness, eventually touching the stars or lighting the water for a moment on their death ride to the murky bottom. - Author: Dean Koontz
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#6. I think what I'm after, a lot of the time, is just honesty. What accounts for the fact that the stories we tell ourselves - the story we carry around and think of most often - are the dark ones? Maybe we have to wander around in the darkness to understand it? - Author: Peter Orner
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#7. Reagan is both too fatalistic and too modest to be a crudaser. He doesn't have that darkness around the eyes of a George McGovern. - Author: William F. Buckley Jr.
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#8. There's nothing we fear more than our own Reflection. We scream at the monsters within us, hidden deep within our hearts. We run and hide from the terrors all around us- the different mirrors that we see. - Author: Solange Nicole
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#9. There is no amount of darkness that can extinguish the inner light. The important thing is not to spend our lives trying to control the environment around us. The task is to control the environment within us. - Author: Joan D. Chittister
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#10. He wanted to put his arms around her, but she had a darkness that seemed to stand beside her like an acquaintance that would not go away. - Author: Elizabeth Strout
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#11. I will gather myself around my faith,
for light does the darkness most fear. - Author: Jewel
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#12. A pessimist sees the darkness around the light, but an optimist looks for the light in the darkness. - Author: Debasish Mridha
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#13. I could feel myself begin to recede, to tip and lose balance, slide toward the deeper darkness that had crept in from outside. It happened so quickly and took me by surprise; sometimes I just turned around and found it there-ah, camarade-unaware it had been waiting for me for days. - Author: Bryan Mealer
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#14. If we didn't have shadow we'd just sit around loving the light, likely doing nothing with it. - Author: S. Kelley Harrell
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#15. The living world had disappeared. Darkness fell around us, black, weightless, and absolute. We were in the Fold. - Author: Leigh Bardugo
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#16. Their eyes persecuted him everywhere, eventually following him all the way into the darkness around his bed and into his dreams, like a madness that threatened to overpower him. - Author: Carsten Jensen
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#17. Oh, to realize that souls, precious, never dying souls, are perishing all around us, going out into the blackness of darkness and despair, eternally lost, and yet to feel no anguish, shed no tears, know no travail! How little we know of the compassion of Jesus! - Author: Oswald J. Smith
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#18. Whereas what we need is to fumble around in the darkness, because that's where our lives (not necessarily all of the time, but at least some of the time, and particularly when life gets problematical for us) takes place. - Author: John Cage
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#19. It is the darkness that makes the light visible, and not the other way around. - Author: Nancy Venable Raine
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#20. Around the outskirts of the city, cut off from town by the black oval of the river, everything was in darkness. Everyone ugly was in bed by now. - Author: Scott Westerfeld
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#21. The only way to fight the darkness around us is to light a fire within us. - Author: Seth Adam Smith
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#22. Darkness all around, smoke in between my fingers, all you have given me dear, sorrow and sadness to sing here. - Author: Santosh Kalwar
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#23. Laughter was the shape the darkness took around the first appearance of the light. - Author: W.S. Merwin
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#24. Even if the circumstances around you are like darkness, believe that God will give you light - Author: Sunday Adelaja
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#25. There was that sound again
snap, then a footfall. She tried to whirl around as a dark form
Dear God
sprang with a splash from the darkness
grabbed her from behind, shoved her under the water. - Author: Kaye George
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#26. If you can't grope around blindly in the darkness, you'll never be able to reach anywhere. - Author: Ao Jyumonji
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#27. But that's life. We wander around like blind mice searching for whatever it is we're looking for. From mice to miserable men, from the poetry of childhood's hour to the darkness of death's goddamn dominion, we never stop searching. Why can't we just be? - Author: Gregory Hughes
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#28. It's all a pile of shit," he whispers to the darkness around him. "It's all just one big pile of shit."

Verner aka 'Jens'
The Informer by Steen Langstrup - Author: Steen Langstrup
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#29. If you have any care for Sin at all,
don't leave him in darkness. It's not fair to show someone the sun and then to banish him from it. Even the
devil may cry when he looks around hell and realizes that he's there alone - Acheron (Devil May Cry) - Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon
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#30. As the circle of light increases, so does the circumference of darkness around it.' Albert Einstein - Author: Karishma Attari
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#31. The clouds were drifting over the moon at their giddiest speed, at one time wholly obscuring her, at another, suffering her to burst forth in full splendor and shed her light on all the objects around; anon, driving over her again, with increased velocity, and shrouding everything in darkness. - Author: Charles Dickens
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#32. Caleb scowled into the darkness.
"Hate sneaking around," he complained. "Wish I could just blow the place up."
Then, with nothing else to declare, he set off again and Franz and Jimmy had to scramble to keep up. - Author: Jack Lewis Baillot
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#33. The power to learn is present in everyone's soul, and the instrument with which each learns is like an eye that cannot be turned around from darkness to light without turning the whole body. - Author: Plato
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#34. First kisses didn't necessarily require darkness and alcohol, they could happen in the open air, with the sun warm on your face and everything around you honest and real and true. - Author: Liane Moriarty
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#35. Who's there?" he called, then frowned. "Of course," he added, addressing the darkness all around, "even I, as a Shadowhunter, have seen enough movies to know that anyone who yells 'Who's there?' is going to be instantly killed. - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#36. I turned on the flashlight; it cut a small circle of light from the darkness around me. - Author: Azar Nafisi
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#37. I do see the good in people, but I also see the bad
I see it in myself. I know what I'm capable of. Good and bad. It's very imnportant that we make that clear. Just because I often find a way around the darkness doesn't mean tjat I don't know it's there. (Bono) - Author: Bono
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#38. Naomi looks at me, her orange-brown eyes rimmed in dark shadow flecked with silver sparkles. All of that darkness around the pop of color in her irises makes them seem huge, like two sunsets floating in a night sky. I smirk again. There I go getting all poetic; good for me. - Author: C.M. Stunich
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#39. Besides, do you think you would have come if I'd just popped into your tattoo shop one night around closing and
said, 'Hello, I'm the Prince of Darkness. Think you could help me out
with a little war next Tuesday, say, sixish? - Author: Richard Kadrey
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#40. At a hundred and twenty five miles per hour, with the wind rushing in his face, darkness around him, he is alone in the universe, but then, Zeb has been alone all his life. - Author: Ty Patterson
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#41. A day without laughter is like living in darkness; you try to find your way around, but you can't see clearly. - Author: Emily Mitchell
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#42. confusion captures my lover's pleasure. I won't give up. Sorrow lies hidden in the darkness as the zeal of light revolves around it. - Author: Elena Carpenter
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#43. That silence seems to build and build, like the darkness I saw once in a cave in West Virginia. Darkness you can chew. Darkness you can feel for miles all around you. Darkness you're not sure you'll ever crawl out of. - Author: Hugh Howey
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#44. Dare we face the question of just how much of the darkness around us is of our own making? - Author: Betty MacDonald
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#45. The darkness inside your head is something your imagination fills with stories that have nothing to do with the real darkness around you. - Author: Adam Johnson
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#46. You know what you have to do, Matthew." Darkness began to close around him, until all he could see was the head ot the deer. The deer and something beyond... "Do it Matthew," the voice whisperd. "Do it for me... - Author: John Saul
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#47. All night long, in his cell, he burned with hatred. It did not matter what he thought, it was how he felt; and alone in the darkness of his cell, with the muttering noises of the tank around him, he felt like murdering the universe. - Author: Don Carpenter
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#48. From the very second that two people sat together around a fire in the forest, there was another human out there who felt better in the dark. - Author: Andrew Vachss
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#49. Her heart swelled with the high holiness of it all. Imminence was all around. She was both warrior and shining spear. She was a sword glinting in the depths of night, a lance of light piercing the darkness. There would be no mistakes this time. - Author: Kate Atkinson
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#50. Instead of showing compassion, or good sense, or care, many people regarded the clinic with hate and disgust. Every age thought they were so enlightened, and every age was stumbling around in much the same darkness of ignorance and fear. - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#51. Some frauds succeed from the apparent candor, the open confidence, and the full blaze of ingenuousness that is thrown around them. The slightest mystery would excite suspicion and ruin all. Such stratagems may be compared to the stars; they are discoverable by darkness and hidden only by light. - Author: Charles Caleb Colton
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#52. He said,'Trust yourself, mon ami. You are not your friend with his so-sad tale. And Anita is not human. Through us she is more than that. Both of us huddle around her humanity like it is the last candle flame in a world of darkness. But by our very love, we make her less human, and more. - Author: Laurell K. Hamilton
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#53. The new light above my table is a great improvement. With all this darkness around me I feel less alone. (Pause.) In a way. (Pause.) I love to get up and move about in it, then back here to ... (hesitates) ... me. (Pause.) - Author: Samuel Beckett
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#54. Be comforted! If there are people who can't stand to be around you, just remember that darkness hates light and deceit hates truth. - Author: Alisa Hope Wagner
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#55. Here grew willows and alders, their trunks twisted like giants' sinews. Around them bark lichen bloomed blue-white in the darkness. It felt like a good place, where there was old magic. - Author: Duncan Harper
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#56. So many people get involved with carrying grudges and having these moral battles with people, where they cast themselves as the righteous and the other guy is the dirtbag. They waste tons of energy on it, create all kinds of darkness around themselves and the other person. It gets you nothing. - Author: Stephen J. Cannell
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#57. Now was too big, like a giant dark planet coming up over the horizon. she wanted then. That's what he'd seen that day, a brightness with darkness all around, watching her, as if she were glamorous, as if she were a rare and mysterious creature. - Author: Janet Fitch
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#58. We look around us and we find ourselves confused as to why the world has fallen into such deep darkness. And standing in this descending darkness, what we need to realize is that the farther we move from God, the darker everything gets. And no light of man can illuminate that kind of darkness. - Author: Craig D. Lounsbrough
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#59. And darkness. You can't see it no more than you can see air, but when it's all around you sure enough know it. - Author: Ron Rash
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#60. Fear grows in darkness; if you think there's a bogeyman around, turn on the light. - Author: Dorothy Thompson
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#61. Even Reverend Norkells urged her to spend less time in the stony darkness of the church and to "look for Christ in the life around her. - Author: M.L. Stedman
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#62. When the trees and the power lines crashed around you, when the very roof gave way above you, when the light turned to darkness and water turned to dust, did you call on Him?
When you called on Him, was He somewhere up there, or was He as near as your very breath? - Author: Jan Karon
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#63. Unhappy people do the oddest, most terrible things, just trying to keep despair at bay. All you have to do is accept them ... go around them ... take evasive action. - Author: Geraldine McCaughrean
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#64. Life is a hard battle anyway. If we laugh and sing a little as we fight the good fight of freedom, it makes it all go easier. I will not allow my life's light to be determined by the darkness around me. - Author: Sojourner Truth
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#65. I reached for her through the darkness, but she was gone. Like dominoes folding over, the rest of the mirrors collapsed down on top of me. The impact caused the world around me to vanish. - Author: Ada Adams
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#66. I chose the light amidst the lurking darkness. I chose calmness and stillness among a crowd bathing in chaos. I chose happiness over screaming negativity around and I chose to be ME over the temptation of being like somebody else. - Author: Elizabeth E. Castillo
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#67. The cup of life was poisoned forever, and although the sun shone upon me, as upon the happy and gay of heart, I saw around me nothing but a dense and frightful darkness, penetrated by no light but the glimmer of two eyes that glared upon me. - Author: Mary Shelley
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#68. Sometimes it seems to me that, in the end, the only thing people have got going for them is imagination. At times of great darkness, everything around us becomes symbolic, poetic, archetypal. Perhaps this is what dreaming, and art, are for. - Author: Helen Garner
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#69. All I wanted was to return to - to the people around me. I wanted it badly enough I didn't have room for fear. The worst had happened, and the darkness was calm and quiet. It did not seem like a bad thing to fade into. But I wanted to go home. - Author: Sarah J. Maas
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#70. With this darkness all around me, I like to be liked. In this emptiness and fear, I want to be wanted. Cause I love to be loved. - Author: Peter Gabriel
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#71. Those who were so long imprisoned in ice and darkness seem to find the sunlight jarring, painful. The longer I walk around with this grief inside me, the more I understand that. It's as if sunshine is a slap in the face that says, Look, the world's all bright and shiny! Too bad you're not. - Author: Karen Marie Moning
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#72. Then I got to my feet, and, taking my arms, he drew me out of my picture frame, into the darkness and the heat, to a place where the ground was frighteningly, thrillingly far away, and the sunless sky was burning and trembling all around us. - Author: Rinsai Rossetti
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#73. I love you. The rest is darkness." Her fingers curled around the smooth swells of his biceps. "Then let me be your light." Archer - Author: Kristen Callihan
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#74. Lance?" I hear him whisper in the darkness.
"Yeah, babe, I'm here."
"Come to bed."
I undress and crawl under the covers with him. His arms go around me and hold me tight.
"I love you, Rick."
"I know, baby. I'm sorry."
"Me too. - Author: Candi Kay
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#75. Three matches one by one struck in the night
The first to see your face in its entirety
The second to see your eyes
The last to see your mouth
And the darkness all around to remind me of all these
As I hold you in my arms. - Author: Jacques Prevert
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#76. When life descends into the pit
I must become my own candle
Willingly burning my self
To light up the darkness around me. - Author: Alice Walker
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#77. All around me darkness gathers,
Fading is the sun that shone,
We must speak of other matters,
You can be me when I'm gone
Flowers gathered in the morning,
Afternoon they blossom on,
Still are withered in the evening,
You can be me when I'm gone. - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#78. And I'm not horrified. I look at it, indulging in the darkness around me, feeding me, strengthening me, and I realize that I'm happy I killed him. Truly happy. - Author: Marie Lu
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