Quotes by suffering
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New Zealand-born British Author 1888-1923
Everything in life that we really accept undergoes a change. So suffering must become Love. That is the mystery.
Greek dramatist BC 525-456
Wisdom comes alone through suffering.
German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
Christianity makes suffering contagious.
Robert Green Ingersoll
American lawyer, a Civil War veteran and politician 1833-1899
Happiness is not a reward - it is a consequence. Suffering is not a punishment - it is a result.
William B. Yeats
Irish poet 1865-1918
Hate is a kind of 'passive suffering', but indignation is a kind of joy.
William Butler Yeats
Irish poet 1865-1939
If suffering brings wisdom, I would wish to be less wise.
English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
Most people get a fair amount of fun out of their lives, but on balance life is suffering, and only the very young or the very foolish imagine otherwise.
American Evangelist 1918-
'Suffering should not make us bitter people,' my mother once said, 'it should make us better comforters.' Young people need to hear this from those who have walked before them, because someday they'll be walking those same steps, but there may not be anyone following behind.
French writer 1864-1910
A cold in the head causes less suffering than an idea.
American television journalist 1967-
A lot of compelling stories in the world aren't being told, and the fact that people don't know about them compounds the suffering.
Russian teacher and writer 1873-1949
A man will renounce any pleasures you like but he will not give up his suffering.
British political theorist 1929-2008
A politics of vengeance is not politics. Revenge is a recklessness towards the future in a vain attempt to make the present abolish a suffering which is already past.Source: In Defence Of Politics Ch. 4, A Defence Of Politics Against Nationalism,
English politician and philosopher 1729-1797
A populace never rebels from passion for attack, but from impatience of suffering.
Walter Savage Landor
British poet 1775-1864
Absence and death are the same - only that in death there is no suffering.
English nurse, writer, feminist, and pacifist 1893-1970
All that a pacifist can undertake - but it is a very great deal - is to refuse to kill, injure or otherwise cause suffering to another human creature, and untiringly to order his life by the rule of love though others may be captured by hate.
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