Quotes by miseries
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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.
All men's miseries derive from not being able to sit in a quiet room alone.
American statesman 1743-1826
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
American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker 1813-1887
All ambitions are lawful except those that climb upward on the miseries or credulities of mankind.
Scottish writer and historicus 1795-1881
Egotism is the source and summary of all faults and miseries.
German poet (ps. of Johann P.F. Richter) 1763-1825
Idleness is many gathered miseries in one name.
English poet 1731-1800
Man disavows, and Deity disowns me: hell might afford my miseries a shelter; therefore hell keeps her ever-hungry mouths all bolted against me.
English writer 1709-1784
One of the aged greatest miseries is that they cannot easily find a companion able to share the memories of the past.
English writer and poet 1819-1880
One way of getting an idea of our fellow-countrymen's miseries is to go and look at their pleasures.
Pakistani politician 1953-2007
Right now, they feel they have lost their voice, and their miseries have increased since my departure.
Roman philosopher, statesman and playwright 5 BC - 65 A.D.
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.
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.
English dramatist 1583-1640
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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