Suffering Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
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
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
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
Until you have suffered much in your heart, you cannot learn humility.
- Elder Thaddeus of Vitovnica
Suffering provides the gym equipment on which my faith can be exercised.
- Joni Eareckson Tada
Human is a suffered mind but an enlightened soul.
- Santosh Kalwar
The only way out of the labyrinth of suffering is to forgive.
- John Green
Suffering is universal. It’s the one thing Buddhists, Christians, and Muslims are all worried about.
- John Green
Don’t look forward to the day you stop suffering, because when it comes you’ll know you’re dead.
- Tennessee Williams
Alas! we must suffer ourselves before we can feel for others.
- Émile Gaboriau
Few suffer more than those who refuse to forgive themselves.
- Mike Norton
Perhaps watching someone you love suffer can teach you even more than suffering yourself can.
- Dodie Smith