Suffering Quotes and Sayings
Depression is a prison where you are both the suffering prisoner and the cruel jailer.
I say unto you that suffering is not holding you, you are holding suffering….
– Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh
Suffering brings experience.
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
Wisdom comes through suffering.
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
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
Be patient and tough; someday this pain will be useful to you.
Without suffering, there’d be no compassion.
– Nicholas Sparks
Never stop just because you feel defeated. The journey to the other side is attainable only after great suffering.
– Santosh Kalwar
Until you have suffered much in your heart, you cannot learn humility.
– Elder Thaddeus of Vitovnica
Sufferings don’t kill you but make you stronger.
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
Anything was better than nothing. Half- full was better than empty. Ignorance was the lowest form of humiliation and suffering.
– Becca Fitzpatrick
Do not ask who has caused me to suffer but who I can help to be free from suffering.
The root of suffering is attachment.
My heart is afraid that it will have to suffer.
– Paulo Coelho
You will bring yourself the suffering you need to bring yourself so that you may awaken.
– T. Scott McLeod