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194 Greatest Quotes About Suffering


As Americans, which I suffer from myself, we have ADD. Pitbull
Patience is the ability to accept trouble, suffering, delay without getting angry or upset, I feel like if you can master patience you can master anything. Big Sean
Become an alchemist. Transmute base metal into gold, suffering into consciousness, disaster into enlightenment. Eckhart Tolle
I had to go on without my mother, even though I was suffering terribly, grieving her. Cheryl Strayed
I was still searching for someone to blame for my suffering. I really wanted someone to transfer my hate to, so that I could stop hating myself. Glenn Beck
The foundation of all mental illness is the unwillingness to experience legitimate suffering. Carl Jung
I punish myself more than anybody else does if I am stupid about my actions, and I suffer, really suffer. Eartha Kitt
He who would love much has also much to suffer. Jose Rizal
Anywhere I see suffering, that is where I want to be, doing what I can. Princess Diana
I probably don`t show fear, but I suffer from fear like everyone else. Steve Irwin
In the face of suffering, one has no right to turn away, not to see. Elie Wiesel
When any person suffers for someone in greater need, that person is a human. Cesar Chavez
The worse illness of our time, is that so many people have to suffer from never being loved. Princess Diana
We suffer a lot the few things we lack and we enjoy too little the many things we have. William Shakespeare
Pain is part of life. Suffering is an option. Tony Robbins
It may look as if the situation is creating the suffering, but ultimately this is not so - your resistance is. Eckhart Tolle
Today people are suffering from poverty, but also from lack of love. Pope Francis
All artists are willing to suffer for their work. But why are so few prepared to learn to draw? Banksy
In these times of suffering prayer is of even more help. Pope Francis
I am convinced, the longer I live, that life & its blessings are not so entirely unjustly distributed, are [as] when we are suffering greatly, we are inclined to suppose. Mary Todd Lincoln
Is there another Life? Shall I awake and find all this a dream? There must be we cannot be created for this sort of suffering. John Keats
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars. Khalil Gibran
Waiting is painful. Forgetting is painful. But not knowing which to do is the worse kind of suffering. Paulo Coelho
When any calamity is suffered, the first thing to be remembered is, how much has been escaped. Samuel Johnson
Suffering turns men towards their creator. Ramana Maharshi
Suffering only shows where you are attached. That is why, to those on the path, suffering is grace. Ram Dass
I think it is very good when people suffer. To me that is like the kiss of Jesus. . Mother Teresa
You can have it all without suffering from a meltdown. Selena Gomez
Mankind suffers from two excesses: to exclude reason, and to live by nothing but reason. Blaise Pascal
We will have no mercy for white people regarding the land, they cannot own our soil. Robert Mugabe
But a mermaid has no tears, and therefore she suffers so much more. Hans Christian Andersen
The injury of prodigality leads to this, that he who will not economize will have to agonize. Confucius
The lot of man-to suffer and die. Homer
When the suffering becomes acute enough, one goes forward. Hermann Hesse
I do suffer from depression, I suppose. Which isn't that unusual. You know, a lot of people do. Amy Winehouse
I came to the conclusion that I am free to choose my own suffering. But I am not free to consent to someone else's suffering. Elie Wiesel
How can one be well...when one suffers morally? Leo Tolstoy
suffering is the essence of success!!! Abdul Kalam
To be weak is miserable, Doing or suffering. John Milton
Africa, your sufferings have been the theme that has arrested & engaged my heart. William Wilberforce
We must understand then, that even though God doesn't always give us what we want, He always gives us what we need for our salvation. Saint Augustine
He who walks with the wise grows wise, but a companion of fools suffers harm. Solomon
It is better to suffer an injustice than to commit one. Socrates
To live is to suffer, to survive is to find some meaning in the suffering. Friedrich Nietzsche
A cold in the head causes less suffering than an idea. Jules Renard
The more you love, the more you suffer. Vincent Van Gogh
You who suffer because you love, love still more. To die of love, is to live by it. Victor Hugo
Nobody can tell what I suffer! But it is always so. Those who do not complain are never pitied. Jane Austen