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.
Suffering teaches joy.
– Sonia Rumzi
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 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.
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.
It’s necessary to use suffering. Otherwise, one is used by it.
– Natalie Clifford Barney
Our past may explain why we’re suffering but we must not use it as an excuse to stay in bondage.
– Joyce Meyer
Suffering needs time. It cannot survive in the now.
– Eckhart Tolle
No one is ever holy without suffering.
– Evelyn Waugh
As long as one suffers one lives.
– Graham Greene
We do not suffer by accident.
– Jane Austen
Nothing eases suffering like human touch.
– Bobby Fischer
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