Suffering Quotes and Sayings
Suffering is due to our disconnection with the inner soul. Meditation is establishing that connection.
- Amit Ray
I say unto you that suffering is not holding you, you are holding suffering….
- Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh
Never stop just because you feel defeated. The journey to the other side is attainable only after great suffering.
- Santosh Kalwar
Depression is a prison where you are both the suffering prisoner and the cruel jailer.
Sometimes it takes great suffering to pierce the soul and open it up to greatness.
- Jocelyn Murray
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
Suffering teaches joy.
- Sonia Rumzi
Love of God is pure when joy and suffering inspire an equal degree of gratitude.
- Simone Weil
The root of suffering is attachment.
Do not ask who has caused me to suffer but who I can help to be free from suffering.
Suffering is a part of real life lesson.
- Toba Beta
Anything was better than nothing. Half- full was better than empty. Ignorance was the lowest form of humiliation and suffering.
- Becca Fitzpatrick
The only thing suffering teaches us is that we are capable of suffering.
- Melvin Jules Bukiet
Sometimes one has suffered enough to have the right to never say: I am too happy.
- Alexandre Dumas
Only two things can reveal life’s great secrets: suffering and love.
- Paulo Coelho
Better suffer the pain of Discipline, than to suffer the pain of Regret.
Suffering usually relates to wanting things to be different from the way they are.
- Allan Lokos
My heart is afraid that it will have to suffer.
- Paulo Coelho
Be patient and tough; someday this pain will be useful to you.
If pain doesn’t lead to humility, you have wasted your suffering.
- Katerina Stoykova Klemer
The end of suffering does not justify the suffering, and so there is no end to suffering.
- Jonathan Safran Foer
Each of us has his own rhythm of suffering.
- Roland Barthes
It is when suffering finds a voice and sets our nerves quivering that this pity comes troubling us.
- H.G. Wells
I suffer because my interactions with others do not meet the expectations I did not know I had.
- Jim McDonald
Suffering so someone else didn’t have to suffer. Sacrificing your body for someone else’s well being.
- Jodi Picoult