Quotes by suffering
Quotes 106 till 120 of 156.
Greek dramatist BC 525-456
The reward of suffering is experience.
Danish author 1965-
The saddest fact of climate change - and the chief reason we should be concerned about finding a proper response - is that the countries it will hit hardest are already among the poorest and most long-suffering.
American writer 1897-1962
The salvation of the world is in man's suffering.
The universe appears to me like an immense, inexorable torture-garden. Passions, greed, hatred, and lies; law, social institutions, justice, love, glory, heroism, and religion: these are its monstrous flowers and its hideous instruments of eternal human suffering.
American stand-up comedian, social critic, satirist and musician 1961-1994
The whole image is that eternal suffering awaits anyone who questions God's infinite love. That's the message we're brought up with, isn't it? Believe or die! Thank you, forgiving Lord, for all those options.Source: Rant in E-Minor
Scottish writer 1812-1904
The work of many of the greatest men, inspired by duty, has been done amidst suffering and trial and difficulty. They have struggled against the tide, and reached the shore exhausted.
French semiologist 1915-1980
There are people who think that wrestling is an ignoble sport. Wrestling is not sport, it is a spectacle, and it is no more ignoble to attend a wrestled performance of suffering than a performance of the sorrows of Arnolphe or Andromaque.
Miguel de Unamuno
Spanish Philosophical Writer 1864-1936
There is no true love save in suffering, and in this world we have to choose either love, which is suffering, or happiness. Man is the more man - that is, the more divine - the greater his capacity for suffering, or rather, for anguish.
Swiss-American psychiatrist 1926-2004
There is not much sense in suffering, since drugs can be given for pain, itching, and other discomforts. The belief has long died that suffering here on earth will be rewarded in heaven. Suffering has lost its meaning.
Katherine Anne Porter
American short-story writer 1890-1980
They had both noticed that a life of dissipation sometimes gave to a face the look of gaunt suffering spirituality that a life of asceticism was supposed to give and quite often did not.
German theologian and doctor 1875-1965
Think occasionally of the suffering of which you spare yourself the sight.
Diana Spencer Princess of Wales
British princess 1961-1997
This boy is dead now, I knew it before taking him in my arms, I can remember his face, his suffering, his voice.
American journalist 1968-
This must be such a relief for the TV executives managing a business in decline, suffering from a thousand cuts from social media and other new platforms. Trump arrived on the scene as a kind of manna from hell.
English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
Three passions simple but overwhelmingly strong, have governed my life; the longing for love, the search for knowledge, and unbearable pity for the suffering of mankind.
Irish writer 1854-1900
To become a spectator of one's own life is to escape the suffering of life.
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