155 Total Quotes

Suffering Quotes

Oscar Wilde
I can sympathize with everything, except suffering.
Oscar Wilde
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I would even suggest that the spiritual side of things is suffering.
Al Trout
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The afflicted are not listened to. They are like someone whose tongue has been cut out and who occasionally forgets the fact. When they move their lips no ear perceives any sound. And they themselves soon sink into impotence in the use of language, because of the certainty of not being heard.
Simone Weil
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 Aeschylus
Wisdom comes alone through suffering.
Aeschylus
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Albert Schweitzer
Think occasionally of the suffering of which you spare yourself the sight.
Albert Schweitzer
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Every age, every culture, every custom and tradition has its own character, its own weakness and its own strength, its beauties and cruelties; it accepts certain sufferings as matters of course, puts up patiently with certain evils. Human life is reduced to real suffering, to hell, only when two ages, two cultures and religions overlap.
Hermann Hesse
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Nashville was one of those teams that was really suffering financially under the old system.
Andy Bernstein
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Opium teaches only one thing, which is that aside from physical suffering, there is nothing real.
Andre Malraux
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Oscar Wilde
To become a spectator of one's own life is to escape the suffering of life.
Oscar Wilde
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Sigmund Freud
We are threatened with suffering from three directions: from our own body, which is doomed to decay and dissolution and which cannot even do without pain and anxiety as warning signals; from the external world, which may rage against us with overwhelming and merciless forces of destruction; and finally from our relations to other men. The suffering which comes from this last source is perhaps more painful than any other.
Sigmund Freud
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Sathya Baba
Let me tell you, I have never suffered nor will ever suffer ... only when I take upon myself the suffering of others do I appear to the suffering.
Sathya Baba
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We are all grateful for the tireless work and suffering that he bore incessantly against every form of totalitarianism, violence, oppression and moral degradation in the name of the values of the Catholic Church that are also the supreme values of human dignity and solidarity.
Silvio Berlusconi
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To choose a hardship for ourselves is our only defense against that hardship. This is what is meant by accepting suffering. Those who, by their very nature, can suffer completely, utterly, have an advantage. That is how we can disarm the power of suffering, make it our own creation, our own choice; submit to it. A justification for suicide.
Cesare Pavese
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How am I dealing with it? I'm suffering. Don't have no ice, I have stuff in the freezer (and) I'm scared to open it. Everything in the refrigerator is going on the grill.
Shirley Smith
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I think he will deliver me from my suffering.
George Weah
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George Galloway
I met him to try and bring about an end to sanctions, suffering and war, and on the second occasion, I met him to try and persuade him to allow Hans Blix and U.N. inspectors back into country.
George Galloway
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Mary Pierce has been suffering from an inflamed foot since the start of the season.
Georges Goven
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 Bible,
Naked I came from my mother's womb, and naked I shall return there. The Lord gave and the Lord has taken away blessed be the name of the Lord.
Bible,
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We cannot live, suffer or die for somebody else, for suffering is too precious to be shared.
Edward Dahlberg
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Albert Camus
In default of inexhaustible happiness, eternal suffering would at least give us a destiny. But we do not even have that consolation, and our worst agonies come to an end one day.
Albert Camus
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As a physician, Senator Frist has a moral calling to save lives and alleviate suffering. He joins Nancy Reagan, dozens of Nobel Laureates, thousands of scientists, and millions of patients across the nation in calling for an end to the restrictions that have shackled the search for new cures. I applaud his courage in putting patients over politics.
Edward Kennedy
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This program will prevent pension failures and the incredible suffering they cause for workers and retirees,
Edward Kennedy
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Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
What really raises one's indignation against suffering is not suffering intrinsically, but the senselessness of suffering.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
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William Butler Yeats
If suffering brings wisdom, I would wish to be less wise.
William Butler Yeats
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The salvation of the world is in man's suffering
William Faulkner
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I think both ways are ways to make the world a better place and to reduce the suffering.
William Fleeson
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It seems that crude is suffering because there's little capacity to refine crude. We are missing so much refining capacity now.
David Thurtell
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Maybe he's suffering from a case of jet lag. Is he suggesting that we be reduced to truant officers? It seems to me to be a plan obsessed with power and control.
David Tokofsky
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But the core businesses are still suffering. It's a mixed bag.
Bruce Roberts
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Suffering is one of life's great teachers.
Bryant McGill
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