Quotes by suffering

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  • Berry Wendell
    Berry Wendell
    American novelist, poet and environmental activist 1934-
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    For any sin, we all suffer. That is why our suffering is endless.
  • Miguel de Unamuno
    Miguel de Unamuno
    Spanish Philosophical Writer 1864-1936
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    For it is the suffering flesh, it is suffering, it is death, that lovers perpetuate upon the earth. Love is at once the brother, son, and father of death, which is its sister, mother, and daughter. And thus it is that in the depth of love there is a depth
  • Thomas Carlyle
    Thomas Carlyle
    Scottish writer and historicus 1795-1881
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    For suffering and enduring there is no remedy, but striving and doing.
  • Benito Mussolini
    Benito Mussolini
    Italian politician and journalist 1883-1945
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    Fortunately the Italian people has not yet accustomed itself to eat many times a day, and possessing a modest level of living, it feels deficiency and suffering less.
    Source: As quoted in Garlic and Oil : Food and Politics in Italy
  • Arthur Henderson
    Arthur Henderson
    British Labour politician
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    Four years of world war, at a cost in human suffering which our minds are mercifully too limited to imagine, led to the very clear realization that international anarchy must be abandoned if civilization was to survive.
  • St. Augustine of Hippo
    St. Augustine of Hippo
    Roman African Christian theologian and philosopher 354-430
    St. Augustine of Hippo
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    God had one son on earth without sin, but never one without suffering.
  • Bernie Siegel
    Bernie Siegel
    American writer 1932-
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    God wants us to know that life is a series of beginnings, not endings. Just as graduations are not terminations, but commencements. Creation is an ongoing process, and when we create a perfect world where love and compassion are shared by all, suffering will cease.
  • Antony Jay
    Antony Jay
    English writer, broadcaster, and director 1930-2016
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    He's suffering from Politicians' Logic. Something must be done, this is something, therefore we must do it.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    I can sympathize with everything, except suffering.
  • David Herbert Lawrence
    David Herbert Lawrence
    English writer 1885-1930
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    I cannot be a materialist - but Oh, how is it possible that a God who speaks to all hearts can let Belgravia go laughing to a vicious luxury, and Whitechapel cursing to a filthy debauchery - such suffering, such dreadful suffering - and shall the short years of Christ's mission atone for it all?
  • Mahatma Gandhi
    Mahatma Gandhi
    Indian politician 1917-1985
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    I claim that in losing the spinning wheel we lost our left lung. We are, therefore, suffering from galloping consumption. The restoration of the wheel arrests the progress of the fell disease.
  • Anne Morrow Lindbergh
    Anne Morrow Lindbergh
    American Author 1906-
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    I do not believe that sheer suffering teaches. If suffering alone taught, all the world would be wise, since everyone suffers. To suffering must be added mourning, understanding, patience, love, openness and the willingness to remain vulnerable.
  • 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.
  • Anais Nin
    Anais Nin
    French-born American Novelist, Dancer 1914-1977
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    I postpone death by living, by suffering, by error, by risking, by giving, by losing.
  • Diana Spencer Princess of Wales
    Diana Spencer Princess of Wales
    British princess 1961-1997
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    I understand people's suffering, people's pain, more than you will every know yourself.
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