Quotes by suffering

Quotes 61 till 75 of 156.

  • Woody Allen
    Woody Allen
    American movie director and actor 1935 -
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    Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
  • St. John of the Cross
    St. John of the Cross
    Spanish mystic, a Roman Catholic saint, a Carmelite friar and a priest 1542-1591
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    Love consists not in feeling great things but in having great detachment and in suffering for the Beloved.
  • Thomas à Kempis
    Thomas à Kempis
    German theologian 1380-1471
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    Love is swift, sincere, pious, joyful, generous, strong, patient, faithful, prudent, long-suffering, courageous, and never seeking its own; for wheresoever a person seeketh his own, there he falleth from love.
  • Alexis Carrel
    Alexis Carrel
    French surgeon and biologist 1873-1944
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    Man cannot remake himself without suffering, for he is both the marble and the sculptor.
  • Betty Friedan
    Betty Friedan
    American feministisch writer 1921-
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    Men weren't really the enemy - they were fellow victims suffering from an outmoded masculine mystique that made them feel unnecessarily inadequate when there were no bears to kill.
  • Robert Orben
    Robert Orben
    American editor, writer, humorist 1927-
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    More than ever before, Americans are suffering from back problems, back taxes, back rent, back auto payments.
  • Alcee Hastings
    Alcee Hastings
    American politician 1936-
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    Mr. Speaker, I am deeply concerned that many regions of this world are suffering from the effects of armed conflicts with religious aspects. I believe that the differences of faith are not the real reason for these conflicts.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
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    My own experience and development deepen everyday my conviction that our moral progress may be measured by the degree in which we sympathize with individual suffering and individual joy.
  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
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    Nature shows that with the growth of intelligence comes increased capacity for pain, and it is only with the highest degree of intelligence that suffering reaches its supreme point.
  • Carl Gustav Jung
    Carl Gustav Jung
    Swiss psychiatrist 1875-1961
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    Neurosis is always a substitute for legitimate suffering.
  • E. M. Cioran
    E. M. Cioran
    French philosopher 1911-
    E. M. Cioran
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    No human beings more dangerous than those who have suffered for a belief: the great persecutors are recruited from the martyrs not quite beheaded. Far from diminishing the appetite for power, suffering exasperates it.
  • Bernard Lagat
    Bernard Lagat
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    Obviously, I'm suffering from lack of sleep, but it truly is a blessing to be a mother.
  • Marcel Proust
    Marcel Proust
    French novelist, critic, and essayist 1871-1922
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    Often it is just lack of imagination that keeps a man from suffering very much.
  • George Sand
    George Sand
    French Novelist 1804-1876
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    Once my heart was captured, reason was shown the door, deliberately and with a sort of frantic joy. I accepted everything, I believed everything, without struggle, without suffering, without regret, without false shame. How can one blush for what one adores?
  • Jane Austen
    Jane Austen
    English writer 1775-1817
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    One does not love a place the less for having suffered in it, unless it has been all suffering, nothing but suffering.
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