163 Total Quotes

Sorrow Quotes

William Shakespeare
Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs.
William Shakespeare
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Mark Twain
The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.
Mark Twain
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William Shakespeare
Absence doth sharpen love, presence strengthens it; the one brings fuel, the other blows it till it burns clear.
William Shakespeare
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Mark Twain
What do you call love, hate, charity, revenge, humanity, magnanimity, forgiveness? Different results of the one master impulse: the necessity of securing one's self-approval
Mark Twain
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Mark Twain
We all live in the protection of certain cowardices which we call our principles.
Mark Twain
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Mark Twain
It is better to take what does not belong to you than to let it lie around neglected.
Mark Twain
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William Shakespeare
For I have neither wit, nor words, nor worth, action nor utterance, nor the power of speech, to stir men's blood. I only speak right on. I tell you that which you yourselves do know.
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
My mind is troubled, like a fountain stirred;And I myself see not the bottom of it.
William Shakespeare
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Sophocles
One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: that word is love.
Sophocles
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William Shakespeare
The weight of this sad time we must obey;Speak what we feel, not what we ought to say.
William Shakespeare
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Mark Twain
Do not undervalue the headache. While it is at its sharpest it seems a bad investment; but when relief begins, the unexpired remainder is worth $4 a minute.
Mark Twain
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William Shakespeare
I have touched the highest point of all my greatness, and from that full meridian of my glory I haste now to my setting.
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
What's in a name? That which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet
William Shakespeare
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Mark Twain
Annihilation has no terrors for me, because I have already tried it before I was born /a hundred million years /and I have suffered more in an hour, in this life, than I remember to have suffered in the whole hundred million years put together. There was a peace, a serenity, an absence of all sense of responsibility, an absence of worry, an absence of care, grief, perplexity; and the presence of a deep content and unbroken satisfaction in that hundred million years of holiday which I look back upon with a tender longing and with a grateful desire to resume, when the opportunity comes.
Mark Twain
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William Shakespeare
I am in blood Stepp'd in so far that, should I wade no more, Returning were as tedious as go o'er
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
Journeys end in lovers meeting.
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
If thou remember'st not the slightest folly that ever love did make thee run into, thou hast not loved.
William Shakespeare
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William Blake
Some say that happiness is not good for mortals, and they ought to be answered that sorrow is not fit for immortals and is utterly useless to any one; a blight never does good to a tree, and if a blight kill not a tree but it still bear fruit, let none say that the fruit was in consequence of the blight.
William Blake
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William Shakespeare
Oft expectation fails, and most oft where most it promises; and oft it hits where hope is coldest; and despair most sits
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
Beauty's a doubtful good, a glass, a flower, Lost, faded, broken, dead within an hour; And beauty, blemish'd once, for ever's lost, In spite of physic, painting, pain, and cost
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
A wretched soul bruised with adversity,We bid be quiet when we hear it cry;But were we burdened with like weight of pain,As much, or more, we should ourselves complain.
William Shakespeare
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Mark Twain
Therein lies the defect of revenge: it's all in the anticipation; the thing itself is a pain, not a pleasure; at least the pain is the biggest end of it.
Mark Twain
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William Shakespeare
One that lies three thirds and uses a known truth to pass a thousand nothings with, should be once heard and thrice beaten.
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
Farewell the tranquil mind; farewell content!Farewell the plumed troop and the big warsThat make ambition virtue!
William Shakespeare
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Helen Keller
Smell is a potent wizard that transports you across thousands of miles and all the years you have lived.
Helen Keller
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Tell her, if you wiil, that sorrow / Need not come in vain; / Tell her that the lesson taught her / Far outweighs the pain.
Adelaide Procter
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D.H. Lawrence
Design in art, is a recognition of the relation between various things, various elements in the creative flux. You can't invent a design. You recognize it, in the fourth dimension. That is, with your blood and your bones, as well as with your eyes.
D.H. Lawrence
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Robert Frost
To be a poet is a condition, not a profession.
Robert Frost
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William Shakespeare
One good deed dying tongueless slaughters a thousand waiting upon that. Our praises are our wages.
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
Tomorrow, and tomorrow, and tomorrow, Creeps in this petty pace from day to day To the last syllable of recorded time, And all our yesterdays have lighted fools The way to dusty death
William Shakespeare
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