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Pain quotes (27)
I think therefore I am is the statement of an intellectual who underrates toothaches.
Miles Kindera Category: Pain
In the country of pain we are each alone.
May Sarton Category: Pain
Who breathes must suffer; and who thinks must mourn; And he alone is blessed who neer was born.
Matthew Prior Category: Pain
It is almost a definition of a gentleman to say that he is one who never inflicts pain.
John Henry Cardinal Newman Category: Pain
The delight that consumes the desire The desire that outruns the delight.
Algernon Charles Swinburne Category: Pain
We must all suffer one of two things: the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.
Jim Rohn Category: Pain
It is not true that suffering ennobles the character; happiness does that sometimes but suffering for the most part makes men petty and vindictive.
William Somerset Maugham Category: Pain
Many of us spend our whole lives running from feeling with the mistaken belief that you cannot bear the pain. But you have already borne the pain. What you have not done is feel all of you are beyond the pain.
Cecilia Bartholomew Category: Pain
The secret of success is learning how to use pain and pleasure instead of having pain and pleasure use you. If you do that youre in control of your life. If you don't life controls you.
Anthony (Tony) Robbins Category: Pain
If you are distressed by anything external the pain is not due to the thing itself but to your estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment.
Marcus Aurelius Antoninus Category: Pain
Know how sublime a thing it is To suffer and be strong.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Category: Pain
The pain of the mind is worse than the pain of the body.
Publilius Syrus Category: Pain
We cannot learn without pain.
Aristotle Category: Pain
It is within the experience of everyone that when pleasure and pain reach a certain intensity they are indistinguishable.
Enoch Arnold Bennett Category: Pain
Those who do not feel pain seldom think that it is felt.
Samuel Johnson Category: Pain
Razors pain you; Rivers are damp; Acids stain you; And drugs cause cramp. Guns arent lawful; Nooses give; Gas smells awful; You might as well live.
Dorothy Parker Category: Pain
Although the world is full of suffering it is full also of the overcoming of it.
Helen Adams Keller Category: Pain
There are only three sins causing pain causing fear causing anguish. The rest is window dressing.
Roger Caras Category: Pain
Pain nourishes courage. You cant be brave if youve only had wonderful things happen to you.
Mary Tyler Moore Category: Pain
It is almost a definition of a gentleman to say he is one who never inflicts pain.
Cardinal Newman Category: Pain
Pain is no evil unless it conquers us.
George Eliot Category: Pain
Pain wastes the Body Pleasures the Understanding.
Benjamin Franklin Category: Pain
Pain addeth zest unto pleasure And teacheth the luxury of health.
Martin Fraquhar Tupper Category: Pain
One fire burns out anothers burning One pain is lessend by anothers anguish.
William Shakespeare Category: Pain
Pain and pleasure like light and darkness succeed each other.
Laurence Sterne Category: Pain
Pain dies quickly and lets her weary prisoners go; the fiercest agonies have shortest reign.
William Cullen Bryant Category: Pain
Nothing begins and nothing ends That is not paid with moan; For we are born in others pain And perish in our own.
Francis Thompson Category: Pain