Without darkness, Nothing comes to birth, As without light, Nothing flowers.
It has taken me a long time to recognize that darkness is an essential element for personal growth. No matter how many ‘right things.’ I do, darkness will still come unannounced and uninvited because it is an essential part of life. Without darkness I cannot become the person I was meant to be.
Joyce Rupp, Little Pieces of Light
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I sometimes wonder if I would enjoy the light as much if I had not known darkness.