Suffering Quotes and Sayings
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
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.
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
Sometimes it takes great suffering to pierce the soul and open it up to greatness.
- Jocelyn Murray
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.
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
Perhaps watching someone you love suffer can teach you even more than suffering yourself can.
- Dodie Smith
Pain and suffering are always inevitable for a large intelligence and a deep heart.
- Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Without hope, there is no despair. There is only meaningless suffering.
- D. Morgenstern
If you suffer and make your loved ones suffer, there is nothing that can justify your desire.
- Thich Nhat Hanh
After all, what is suffering but an awareness of suffering?
- Nancy Farmer
Suffering is humbling. It pays to know how to get your butt kicked.
- Christopher McDougall
Suffering ceases to be suffering when we form a clear picture of it.
- Richard Paul Evans
We come to the end of suffering, through suffering.
- T. Scott McLeod
The suffering of a loved one was in many ways worse than one’s one suffering because it left one feeling so very helpless.
- Mary Balogh
Living is suffering, Billy. Now give your mom a nice big hug.
- Dash Shaw