Quotes by suffering

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  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
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    Suffering by nature or chance never seems so painful as suffering inflicted on us by the arbitrary will of another.
  • Henry Ward Beecher
    Henry Ward Beecher
    American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker 1813-1887
    Henry Ward Beecher
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    Suffering is part of the divine idea.
  • Heinrich Suso
    Heinrich Suso
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    Suffering is the ancient law of love; there is not quest without pain; there is no lover who is not also a martyr.
  • Anatole France
    Anatole France
    French writer (ps. of J. A. Thibault) 1844-1924
    Anatole France
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    Suffering! We owe to it all that is good in us, all that gives value to life; we owe to it pity, we owe to it courage, we owe to it all the virtues.
  • Barbara Ehrenreich
    Barbara Ehrenreich
    American author and political activist 1941-
    Barbara Ehrenreich
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    Surely there must be some way to find a husband or, for that matter, merely an escort, without sacrificing one's privacy, self-respect, and interior decorating scheme. For example, men could be imported from the developing countries, many parts of which are suffering from a man excess, at least in relation to local food supply.
  • Syria has become the great tragedy of this century - a disgraceful humanitarian calamity with suffering and displacement unparalleled in recent history.
    Source: Deborah Amos on Syria‚Äôs Refugee Crisis (2013)
  • Armistead Maupin
    Armistead Maupin
    American writer 1944-
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    The film itself involves a New York City radio storyteller, Gabriel Noone, who strikes up a friendship with one of his fans, an abused 14-year-old teenager who is suffering from AIDS, who does not have much longer to live.
  • Norman Mailer
    Norman Mailer
    American writer 1923-
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    The function of socialism is to raise suffering to a higher level.
  • Milan Kundera
    Milan Kundera
    Tsjech writer and criticus 1929-
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    The Greek word for return is nostos. Algos means suffering. So nostalgia is the suffering caused by an unappeased yearning to return.
  • Albert Camus
    Albert Camus
    French writer and essayist 1913-1960
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    The modern mind is in complete disarray. Knowledge has stretched itself to the point where neither the world nor our intelligence can find any foot-hold. It is a fact that we are suffering from nihilism.
  • Ben Okri
    Ben Okri
    Nigerian poet and novelist 1959-
    Ben Okri
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    The most authentic thing about us is our capacity to create, to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love and to be greater than our suffering.
  • Bill Williams
    Bill Williams
    American actor 1915-1992
    Bill Williams
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    The most challenging part of being a boss is that nobody will tell you if your work is suffering.
  • Ariel Sharon
    Ariel Sharon
    Israeli general and politician 1928-2014
    Ariel Sharon
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    The ongoing conflict between us has caused heavy suffering to both peoples. The future can and must be different. Both our peoples are destined to live together side by side, on this small piece of land. This reality we cannot change.
  • Karl Marx
    Karl Marx
    German economist and statephilospher 1818-1883
    Karl Marx
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    The only antidote to mental suffering is physical pain.
  • Harry S. Truman
    Harry S. Truman
    American president 1884-1972
    Harry S. Truman
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    The reward of suffering is experience.
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