Suppressed grief suffocates, it rages within the breast, and is forced to multiply its strength.
Grief drives men into habits of serious reflection, sharpens the understanding, and softens the heart
To rejoice in another's prosperity is to give content to your lot; to mitigate another's grief is to alleviate or dispel your own
It is foolish to tear one's hair in grief, as though sorrow would be made less with baldness.
Regression in grief must be seen and supported as a means toward adaptation and health.
Whether we are filled with joy or grief, our angels are close to us, speaking to our hearts of God's love.
There is no grief like the grief that does not speak
Given a choice between grief and nothing, I'd choose grief.
The end of an ox is beef, and the end of a lie is grief
Tears are the silent language of grief
Tearless grief bleeds inwardly.
He that conceals his grief finds no remedy for it
Grief makes one hour ten
If you suppress grief too much it can well redouble
Every one can master a grief but he that has it
Poetry is about the grief. Politics is about the grievance.
Friendship doubles our joy and divides our grief.
Grief can take care of itself, but to get the full value of joy must have somebody to divide it with.
While grief is fresh, every attempt to divert only irritates. You must wait till it be digested, and then amusement will dissipate the remains of it.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates
If you would have me weep, you must first of all feel grief yourself.
Each substance of a grief hath twenty shadows
No greater grief than to remember days of gladness when sorrow is at hand
I measure every grief I meet with narrow, probing eyes - I wonder if it weighs like mine - or has an easier size.
Grief and sadness knits two hearts in closer bonds than happiness ever can; and common sufferings are far stronger than common joys