Station is the paradox of the world of my people, the limitation of our power within the hunger for power. It is gained through treachery and invites treachery against those who gain it. Those most powerful in Menzoberranzan spend their days watching over their shoulders, defending against the daggers that would find their backs. Their deaths usually come from the front." -Drizzt Do'Urden
[War] [Power] [Darkness] [Danger] [R.A. Salvatore]
Death doesn't exist. It never did, it never will. But we've drawn so many pictures of it, so many years, trying to pin it down, comprehend it, we've got to thinking of it as an entity, strangely alive and greedy. All it is, however, is a stopped watch, a loss, an end, a darkness. Nothing.
[Life] [Death] [Ray Bradbury] [Darkness] [Alive] [Bradbury] [Something Wicked This Way Comes]
Even as a child, she had preferred night to day, had enjoyed sitting out in the yard after sunset, under the star-speckled sky listening to frogs and crickets. Darkness soothed. It softened the sharp edges of the world, toned down the too-harsh colors. With the coming of twilight, the sky seemed to recede; the universe expanded. The night was bigger than the day, and in its realm, life seemed to have more possibilities.
[Darkness] [Dean Koontz] [Stars] [Midnight] [Possibilities] [Koontz]
One hand was behind his back, and he held it out, presenting a bouquet of white and smoky purple lilies. They?re straight from the underworld, by the way. They are everlasting. They won?t die.
[Life] [Love] [Death] [Paranormal] [Passion] [Self] [Envy] [Darkness] [Lust] [Emotional] [Flowers] [Dark] [Dark Humor] [Dying] [Paranormal Romance] [Supernatural] [Jess C. Scott] [Gothic] [Urban Fantasy] [Dark Lover] [Emotional Plague] [Dark Divine] [Paranormal Fiction] [Gothic Romance] [Emotionally Scared] [Succubus] [Supernaturalism] [Gothic Fiction] [Lilies] [Truth Beauty] [Truth Love Hope]