Quotes by sorrow

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  • Publilius Syrus
    Publilius Syrus
    Syrian poet 1e century BC
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    Patience is a remedy for every sorrow.
  • Søren Kierkegaard
    Søren Kierkegaard
    Danish philosopher 1813-1855
    Søren Kierkegaard
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    Since my earliest childhood a barb of sorrow has lodged in my heart. As long as it stays I am ironic - if it is pulled out I shall die.
  • August Strindberg
    August Strindberg
    Swedish writer 1849-1912
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    Sorrow has the fortunate peculiarity that it preys upon itself. It dies of starvation. Since it is essentially an interruption of habits, it can be replaced by new habits. Constituting, as it does, a void, it is soon filled up by a real ''horror vacuum.''
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    Sorrow is a kind of rust of the soul, which every new idea contributes in its passage to scour away. It is the putrefaction of stagnant life, and is remedied by exercise and motion.
  • Joni Mitchell
    Joni Mitchell
    Canadian singer-songwriter 1943-
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    Sorrow is easy to express and so hard to tell.
  • Lord George Byron
    Lord George Byron
    English poet 1788-1824
    Lord George Byron
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    Sorrow is knowledge, those that know the most must mourn the deepest, the tree of knowledge is not the tree of life.
  • James Russell Lowell
    James Russell Lowell
    American Romantic poet, critic, editor, and diplomat 1819-1891
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    Sorrow is the great idealizer.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
    Samuel Johnson
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    Sorrow is the rust of the soul and activity will cleanse and brighten it.
  • Dorothy Parker
    Dorothy Parker
    American humoristic writer 1893-1967
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    Sorrow is tranquility remembered in emotion.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    Sorrow makes us all children again, destroys all differences of intellect. The wisest knows nothing.
  • Bede Jarrett
    Bede Jarrett
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    Sorrow you can hold, however desolating, if nobody speaks to you. If they speak, you break down.
  • Bai Juyi
    Bai Juyi
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    That we wished to fly in heaven, two birds with the wings of one,
    And to grow together on the earth, two branches of one tree.
    Earth endures, heaven endures; some time both shall end,
    While this unending sorrow goes on and on for ever.
    Source: The Song of Long Sorrow
  • William Blake
    William Blake
    English poet 1757-1827
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    The busy bee has no time for sorrow.
    Source: Proverbs of hell
  • Augustus William Hare
    Augustus William Hare
    British writer
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    The craving for sympathy is the common boundary-line between joy and sorrow.
  • Barbara Sher
    Barbara Sher
    American speaker, lifestyle coach, and author 1935-
    Barbara Sher
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    The cure for sorrow is to learn something.
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