on same line
light in the darkness
darkness in the light
“Your joy is your sorrow unmasked. And the selfsame well from which your laughter rises was often times filled with your tears. And how else can it be?”
“The wound is the place where the Light enters you.”
“What hurts you, blesses you.
Darkness is your candle.
Your boundaries are your quest.”
“There is a black crow in the company of white cranes. Only because black is present can we appreciate the beauty of white. Sorrows can teach us the value of joy.”
“O you afflicted one, tossed with tempest, and not comforted. Behold, I will lay your stones with colorful gems, and lay your foundations with sapphires. I will make your pinnacles of rubies, your gates of crystal, and all your walls of precious stones.”
“It is a great moment when you breathe out of the prison of negative self-criticism and develop a sense of the inner adventure of the soul.”
—John O’ Donohue