Quotes by miseries

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  • Blaise Pascal
    Blaise Pascal
    French physicist, mathematician and philosopher 1623-1662
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    All man's miseries derive from not being able to sit quietly in a room alone.
    Origineel: Tout le malheur des hommes vient d'une seule chose, qui est de ne savoir pas demeurer en repos, dans une chambre.
  • Blaise Pascal
    Blaise Pascal
    French physicist, mathematician and philosopher 1623-1662
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    All men's miseries derive from not being able to sit in a quiet room alone.
  • Thomas Jefferson
    Thomas Jefferson
    American statesman 1743-1826
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    Friendship is but another name for an alliance with the follies and the misfortunes of others. Our own share of miseries is sufficient: why enter then as volunteers into those of another?
  • Henry Ward Beecher
    Henry Ward Beecher
    American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker 1813-1887
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    All ambitions are lawful except those that climb upward on the miseries or credulities of mankind.
  • Thomas Carlyle
    Thomas Carlyle
    Scottish writer and historicus 1795-1881
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    Egotism is the source and summary of all faults and miseries.
  • Jean Paul
    Jean Paul
    German poet (ps. of Johann P.F. Richter) 1763-1825
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    Idleness is many gathered miseries in one name.
  • William Cowper
    William Cowper
    English poet 1731-1800
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    Man disavows, and Deity disowns me: hell might afford my miseries a shelter; therefore hell keeps her ever-hungry mouths all bolted against me.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    One of the aged greatest miseries is that they cannot easily find a companion able to share the memories of the past.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
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    One way of getting an idea of our fellow-countrymen's miseries is to go and look at their pleasures.
  • Benazir Bhutto
    Benazir Bhutto
    Pakistani politician 1953-2007
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    Right now, they feel they have lost their voice, and their miseries have increased since my departure.
  • Seneca
    Seneca
    Roman philosopher, statesman and playwright 5 BC - 65 A.D.
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    The acquisition of riches has been to many not an end to their miseries, but a change in them: The fault is not in the riches, but the disposition.
  • Blaise Pascal
    Blaise Pascal
    French physicist, mathematician and philosopher 1623-1662
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    The origins of disputes between philosophers is, that one class of them have undertaken to raise man by displaying his greatness, and the other to debase him by showing his miseries.
  • Philip Massinger
    Philip Massinger
    English dramatist 1583-1640
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    To doubt is worse than to have lost; And to despair is but to antedate those miseries that must fall on us.
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