Quotes by pain

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  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.
  • Thomas Jefferson
    Thomas Jefferson
    American statesman 1743-1826
    Thomas Jefferson
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    How much pain worries have cost us that have never happened?
  • Allen Klein
    Allen Klein
    American businessman, music publisher 1931-2009
    Allen Klein
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    Humor does not diminish the pain - it makes the space around it get bigger.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
    Albert Einstein
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    Hunger, love, pain, fear are some of those inner forces which rule the individual's instinct for self preservation.
  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich Nietzsche
    German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
    Friedrich Nietzsche
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    I assess the power of a will by how much resistance, pain, torture it endures and knows how to turn to its advantage.
  • Sting
    Sting
    English musician, singer, songwriter and actor (artist name of Gordon Sumner) 1951-
    Sting
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    I do my best work when I am in pain and turmoil.
  • Anne Ford
    Anne Ford
    English musician and singer 1737-1824
    Anne Ford
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    I don't know if we ever fully get over the pain of watching a child trying to find their way through a world that too often doesn't understand.
  • Arthur Golden
    Arthur Golden
    American writer 1956-
    Arthur Golden
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    I don't think any of us can speak frankly about pain until we are no longer enduring it.
  • Thomas Jefferson
    Thomas Jefferson
    American statesman 1743-1826
    Thomas Jefferson
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    I find the pain of a little censure, even when it is unfounded, is more acute than the pleasure of much praise.
  • Georges Bernanos
    Georges Bernanos
    French writer 1888-1948
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    I know the compassion of others is a relief at first. I don't despise it. But it can't quench pain, it slips through your soul as through a sieve. And when our suffering has been dragged from one pity to another, as from one mouth to another, we can no longer respect or love it.
  • I learned patience, perseverance, and dedication. Now I really know myself, and I know my voice. It's a voice of pain and victory.
  • Alice Hoffman
    Alice Hoffman
    American novelist 1952-
    Alice Hoffman
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    I really feel like the gift is also the curse. It's always half-and-half. Whatever brings you the most joy will also probably bring you the most pain. Always a price to pay.
  • Diana Spencer Princess of Wales
    Diana Spencer Princess of Wales
    British princess 1961-1997
    Diana Spencer Princess of Wales
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    I understand people's suffering, people's pain, more than you will every know yourself.
  • Edith Wharton
    Edith Wharton
    American Author 1862-1937
    Edith Wharton
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    I wonder, among all the tangles of this mortal coil, which one contains tighter knots to undo, and consequently suggests more tugging, and pain, and diversified elements of misery, than the marriage tie.
  • Bret Easton Ellis
    Bret Easton Ellis
    American author, screenwriter, short-story writer, and director 1964-
    Bret Easton Ellis
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    I write books to relieve ­myself of pain. That's the prime motivator to write.
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