Dark things have always existed but they used to be in a proper balance with good when life was slower.
I want to have an epic life. I want to tell my life with big adjectives. I want to forget all the grays in between, and remember the highlights and the dark moments.
We have a choice about how we take what happens to us in our life and whether or not we allow it to turn us. We can become consumed by hate and darkness, or we’re able to regain our humanity somehow, or come to terms with things and learn something about ourselves.
Shadow is the diminution alike of light and of darkness, and stands between darkness and light.[L’obra è diminutione di lucie e di tenebre ed è interposta infra esse tenebre e lucie.]
My darkness had been filled with the light of intelligence, and, behold, the outer day-lit world was stumbling and groping in social blindness!
Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darknesses of other people.[Die eigene Dunkelheit zu kennen, ist die beste Methode, um mit Schattenseiten anderer Menschen umzugehen.]