Suffering Quotes and Sayings
Depression is a prison where you are both the suffering prisoner and the cruel jailer.
Pain & suffering are always inevitable for a large intelligence and a deep heart. The really great men must, I think, have great sadness on earth.
– Fyodor Dostoyevsky
I say unto you that suffering is not holding you, you are holding suffering….
– Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh
Suffering is due to our disconnection with the inner soul. Meditation is establishing that connection.
– Amit Ray
I suffer because my interactions with others do not meet the expectations I did not know I had.
– Jim McDonald
Never stop just because you feel defeated. The journey to the other side is attainable only after great suffering.
– Santosh Kalwar
If we are to grow in love, the prisons of our egoism must be unlocked. This implies suffering, constant effort and repeated choices.
– Jean Vanier
All suffering is caused by ignorance. People inflict pain on others in the selfish pursuit of their own happiness or satisfaction.
– Dalai Lama
Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself, and that no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dreams.
– Paulo Coelho
Until you have suffered much in your heart, you cannot learn humility.
– Elder Thaddeus of Vitovnica