Quotes by miserable
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Charles Haddon Spurgeon
English Baptist preacher 1834-1892
No one is so miserable as the poor person who maintains the appearance of wealth.
American philosopher 1842-1910
There is no more miserable human being than one in whom nothing is habitual but indecision, and for whom the lighting of every cigar, the drinking of every cup, the time of rising and going to bed every day, and the beginning of every bit of work, are subjects of express volitional deliberation.
Miguel de Cervantes
Spanish writer 1547-1616
'Tis the only comfort of the miserable to have partners in their woes.
English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
A bachelor's life is a fine breakfast, a flat lunch, and a miserable dinner.
John Stuart Mill
English economist 1806-1873
A man who has nothing which he cares about more than he does about his personal safety is a miserable creature who has no chance of being free, unless made and kept so by the existing of better men than himself.
Greek poet 8th century BC
Acquisition means life to miserable mortals.
Spanish Jesuit, writer and philosopher 1601-1658
Always leave something to wish for; otherwise you will be miserable from your very happiness.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin
American author and clergyman 1814-1880
At the bottom of not a little of the bravery that appears in the world, there lurks a miserable cowardice. Men will face powder and steel because they have not the courage to face public opinion.
American philosopher, self-help author, and a motivational speaker. 1940-2015
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.
Albert Bushnell Hart
American historian, writer, and editor 1854-1943
Besides paid white laborers, there was everywhere a class of white servants bound without wages for a term of years, and a more miserable class of Negro slaves.
American television journalist 1937-
But if you don't enjoy doing something, you'll be miserable no matter how much money you make.
American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
Education is the path from cocky ignorance to miserable uncertainty.
American writer 1878-1937
Fate often puts all the material for happiness and prosperity into a man's hands just to see how miserable he can make himself with them.
American writer of fantasy novels 1948-
For the 'Rai-kirah' books, I began with the image of Aleksander riding the great wastelands, and that quickly morphed into the desert. Because I wanted my slave market cold and miserable, I chose to set the opening scene in the empire's summer capital in the mountains.
Henry Louis Mencken
American journalist and critic 1880-1956
God is the immemorial refuge of the incompetent, the helpless, the miserable. They find not only sanctuary in His arms, but also a kind of superiority, soothing to their macerated egos: He will set them above their betters.
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