"Maybe you have to know the darkness before you can appreciate the light." - Madeleine L'Engle
Many Worlds and Pocket Universes

“You grow ravenous. You run fevers. You know exhilarations. You can't sleep at night, because your beast-creature ideas want out and turn you in your bed. It is a grand way to live.”

― Ray Bradbury, Zen in the Art of Writing