An oddity of human perception is that we perceive as a symbol of eternity, light, .. in truth, light is not infinite , it's merely a form of matter, polarized and traveling at astonishing speeds, yet, when the chemical compound fueling these reactions stops, so does light, and then we are returned to the primordial darkness.
Our mind, in its complexity, mirrors the universe that we live in, and no matter how much light we shed, the darkness is always there. In the begging , nothingness permeates your being, you are at peace, no beginning , no end , tabula rasa, but then something happens, a spark, a light , an explosion, and idea. The flood of light , sound, smell, floods your once hollow mind, and the darkness you were once in seems to disappear.
As minutes turn to hours, hours to days, days to months, and months to years, the world that once se