Suffering Quotes and Sayings
Love of God is pure when joy and suffering inspire an equal degree of gratitude.
– Simone Weil
No matter how much you hate or how much you suffer, you can’t bring the dead back to life.
– Watsuki Nobuhiro
A disciplined mind leads to happiness, and an undisciplined mind leads to suffering.
– Dalai Lama XIV
A misery is not to be measured from the nature of the evil, but from the temper of the sufferer.
– Joseph Addison
Millions of people are suffering: they want to be loved but they don’t know how to love.
Nobody can tell what I suffer! But it is always so. Those who do not complain are never pitied.
— Jane Austen
A psychiatrist does not want you to wake up. He tells you to dream some more, to find the pond and pour more tears into it. And really, he’s just another bird drinking from your misery.
– Amy Tan
In its early stages, insomnia is almost an oasis in which those who have to think or suffer darkly take refuge.
Think occasionally of the suffering of which you spare yourself the sight.
– Albert Schweitzer
Without hope, there is no despair. There is only meaningless suffering.
– D. Morgenstern
Alas! we must suffer ourselves before we can feel for others.
– Émile Gaboriau
Suffering provides the gym equipment on which my faith can be exercised.
– Joni Eareckson Tada