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Dark Places Quotes

We’ve collected the best Dark Places Quotes from the greatest minds of the world: Colin Firth, Chris Carter, Charlie Sheen, Irvine Welsh, James Nesbitt. Use them as an inspiration.

Some people would say comedy draws from some dark places, from your dark stuff. Life’s great optimists aren’t necessarily the funniest people.
People thought the storyline and characters for ‘X-Filesmade it a ‘dark’ show, but I never saw it that way. I always thought Mulder and Scully were the light in dark places.
There was a reason my first substantial role after rehab was to play a maniac whose personal story ended badly. I knew what it was like to go those dark places. I played a guy who died as a result of his abuse.
Everybody that writes has their own area of inquiry. And mine has always been kind of, why is it that when life can be so hard and difficult, we compound it by self-sabotage, doing terrible things? That’s always been my main area of inquiry, and it does lead you to dark places.
Drama asks some uncomfortable questions at times… It goes to pretty dark places.
The most interesting thing about acting is when you go to the dark places, that’s a lot of energy. When you go to the happiest places, it’s also a lot of energy.
If you make the bad guy enticing and dangerous, that’s where the excitement of playing the role really kicks in. I don’t get to do that in my normal day-to-day life. Life is too taxing to go to those dark places.
Tony Vincent
My journey through life has led me through both light and dark places, and it’s because of those experiences that I have learned how to work through my character defects and to help others do the same.
Even the dark places are places. You’re still somewhere.
So is the savage buffalo, especially delighting in dark places, where he can wallow in the mud and slake his thirst without much trouble; and here also we find the wild pig.
John Hanning Speke
‘This will pass and it always does.’ I consistently have to keep telling myself that because being an entrepreneur means that you go to those dark places a lot, and sometimes they’re real. You’re wondering if you can you make payroll. There is a deadline, and you haven‘t slept in a while. It’s real.
I remember when I read the screenplay for ‘Sicario,’ I fell in love with it, but at the same time, I went, ‘Oh no, not again.’ I mean, I would love to fall in love with something that is more light, like a rom-com or a comedy. I would love to. Because it’s very demanding to go to dark places like this.
Before I got on full-time medication, I believed that my mental disorder was the reason I could create so much and create well, because it made me crazy. I could go to these dark places and then come out of it and just be human again.
I was thinking about how we’re so in touch with our image now. That conception of ourselves, in a very physical sense, can be oppressive. You find people wanting to be in dark places, not really see themselves, see themselves as a filtered image. A curated image.
I like dark places.
Go with your fate, but not beyond. Beyond leads to dark places.
Mary Renault
Never fear to deliberately walk through dark places, for that is how you reach the light on the other side.
Last Man Standing‘ has been an amazing treat because it is the best day job you could have because we laugh every day. It lightened me up a bit because I tend to go to some dark places.
Amanda Fuller
I tend to find comedy in dark places. I also tend to find comedy in taking on the status quowhich has always been something I find important.
I wanted people to know that I’m human, and I’m only successful because I’ve learned the hard way. I’ve been in so many dark places, but I got myself out.