Quotes by pain

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  • Derek Jarman
    Derek Jarman
    British movie maker, artist, writer 1942-
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    I'm not afraid of death but I am afraid of dying. Pain can be alleviated by morphine but the pain of social ostracism cannot be taken away.
  • Bobby McFerrin
    Bobby McFerrin
    American jazz vocalist 1950-
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    If I can bring joy into the world, if I can get people to stop thinking about their pain for a moment, or the fact the tomorrow morning they're going to get up and tell their boss off... then I'll be successful.
  • Bobby McFerrin
    Bobby McFerrin
    American jazz vocalist 1950-
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    If I can delay that [pain] for a moment and bring a little joy... and help them to see things a little differently, then I'll be successful.
  • George Santayana
    George Santayana
    Spanish - American philosopher 1863 - 1952
    George Santayana
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    If pain could have cured us we should long ago have been saved.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    If pleasure was not followed by pain, who would forbear it?
  • Carl Karcher
    Carl Karcher
    American businessman 1917-2008
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    If the money we donate helps one child or can ease the pain of one parent, those funds are well spent.
  • Marcus Aurelius
    Marcus Aurelius
    Roman emperor 121-180
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    If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself but to your own estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment.
  • Marcel Proust
    Marcel Proust
    French novelist, critic, and essayist 1871-1922
    Marcel Proust
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    Illness is the doctor to whom we pay most heed; to kindness, to knowledge we make promise only; pain we obey.
  • Sigmund Freud
    Sigmund Freud
    Austrian psychiatrist 1856-1939
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    Illusions commend themselves to us because they save us pain and allow us to enjoy pleasure instead. We must therefore accept it without complaint when they sometimes collide with a bit of reality against which they are dashed to pieces.
  • Ben Horowitz
    Ben Horowitz
    American businessman, investor, blogger, and author 1966-
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    In boxing, you get hit, it's painful, then you sit on the stool when the adrenaline is gone and you feel that pain. And then you fight the next round.
  • Erica Jong
    Erica Jong
    American author 1942-
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    In poetry you can express almost inexpressible feelings. You can express the pain of loss, you can express love. People always turn to poetry when someone they love dies, when they fall in love.
  • Theresa May
    Theresa May
    British politician 1956-
    Theresa May
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    In tough times, everyone has to take their share of the pain.
  • Bobby Schilling
    Bobby Schilling
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    Incumbent Congresswoman Bustos has proven during her time in Washington that she doesn't understand or feel the pain of middle class families. We need a true representative fighting for us in Washington, and incumbent Congresswoman Cheri Bustos has refused to act.
  • Rose Kennedy
    Rose Kennedy
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    It has been said, 'time heals all wounds.' I do not agree. The wounds remain. In time, the mind, protecting its sanity, covers them with scar tissue and the pain lessens. But it is never gone.
  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
    Arthur Schopenhauer
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    It is a clear gain to sacrifice pleasure in order to avoid pain.
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