Suffering Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
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
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 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
No matter how much you hate or how much you suffer, you can’t bring the dead back to life.
- Watsuki Nobuhiro
You will bring yourself the suffering you need to bring yourself so that you may awaken.
- T. Scott McLeod
I hope suffering don’t exist.
- David Levithan
A disciplined mind leads to happiness, and an undisciplined mind leads to suffering.
- Dalai Lama XIV
Suffering is one of life’s great teachers.
- Bryant McGill
Great souls suffer in silence.
- Friedrich von Schiller
Suffering is part and parcel of extensive intelligence and a feeling heart.
- Fyodor Dostoyevsky
We are healed of a suffering only by experiencing it to the full.
- Marcel Proust
Fire tests gold, suffering tests brave men.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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
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
Be patient and tough; someday this pain will be useful to you.