She wore far too much rouge last night and not quite enough clothes. That is always a sign of despair in a woman.
Let the resurrection joy lift us from loneliness and weakness and despair to strength and beauty and happiness.
Dating from Easter, life took on a newness which made it a different kind of life not known before - life that will not be content until all the world comes alive. Despair is death, and despair faded from the minds of men who believed. Fear is death, nd fear no longer invaded the still hours. Cowardice is death, and cowardice ceased to be a part of those who knew Easter.
Where does one go from a world of insanity? Somewhere on the other side of despair.
Sins become more subtle as you grow older: you commit sins of despair rather than lust.
"In idleness there is a perpetual despair"
Absence from whom we love is worse than death, and frustrates hope severer than despair.
Whoever feels pain in hearing a good character of his neighbor will feel a pleasure in the reverse; and those who despair to rise in distinction by their virtues are happy if others can be depressed to a level with themselves.
Never despair, but if you do, work on in despair
Absence from whom we love is worse than death, and frustrates hope severer than despair
Difficulty need not foreshadow despair or defeat. Rather achievement can be all the more satisfying because of obstacles surmounted.
Despair is typical of those who do not understand the causes of evil, see no way out, and are incapable of struggle. The modern industrial proletariat does not belong to the category of such classes.
But what we call our despair is often only the painful eagerness of unfed hope.
And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom to us by the awful grace of God.
A son could bear complacently the death of his father while the loss of his inheritance might drive him to despair.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
Revenge is barren of itself; itself is the dreadful food it feeds on; its delight is murder, and its saiety, despair.
What is the noble truth of suffering? Birth is suffering, ageing is suffering and sorrow and lamentation, pain, grief and despair are suffering.
Schizophrenia cannot be understood without understanding despair.
The liberals have not softened their view of actuality to make themselves live closer to the dream, but instead sharpen their perceptions and fight to make the dream actuality or give up the battle in despair.
Despair is most often the offspring of ill-preparedness
Impatience turns an ague into a fever, a fever to the plague, fear into despair, anger into rage, loss into madness, and sorrow to amazement.
Let us not be deceived we are today in the midst of a cold war. Our enemies are to be found abroad and at home. Let us never forget this: Our unrest is the heart of their success. The peace of the world is the hope and the goal of our political system; it is the despair and defeat of those who stand against us.
The machinery chugs on unabated, belching out its dehumanizing product. It is distressing. But I refuse to despair. I know, one day, the Supreme Court will outlaw the death penalty. Permanently.
All for myself the sigh would swell,
The tear of anguish start;
I little knew what wilder woe
Had filled the Poet's heart.
I did not know the nights of gloom,
The days of misery;
The long, long years of dark despair,
That crushed and tortured thee.