Sorrow Quotes

If your heart is warm with happiness, you will need a glass - if sorrow chills your heart, have two.

Hannu

There is no sorrow under heaven which is, or ought to be, endless. To believe or to make it so, is an insult to Heaven itself.

Dinah Maria Mulock Craik

He is man whose heart is spirited and eyes are wet each moment on account of the sorrow, compassion, virtue, beauty, and nobility that decorate this world.

Kedar Joshi

The poor and the busy have no leisure for sentimental sorrow.

Samuel Johnson

Never forget that the purpose for which a man lives is the improvement of the man himself, so that he may go out of this world having, in his great sphere or his small one, done some little good for his fellow creatures and labored a little to diminish the sin and sorrow that are in the world.

William E Gladstone

Man warring on himself an old tale is; But Man discovering the source of all his sorrow in himself, Finding his left hand and his right Are similar sons, are children fighting In the porchyards of the void?!

Ray Douglas Bradbury

Excess of joy is harder to bear than any amount of sorrow.

Honore De Balzac

Sorrow and silence are strong, and patient endurance is godlike.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

It is foolish to tear one's hair in grief, as though sorrow would be made less with baldness.

Marcus T. Cicero

Abandon learning and there will be no sorrow

Lao-Tzu

They who increase knowledge, increase sorrow

Proverb

Silence is medication for sorrow

Arab Proverb

Sorrow breaks seasons and reposing hours, Makes the night morning, and the noontide night

William Shakespeare

There is no worse sorrow than remembering happiness in the day of sorrow.

Alfred De Musset

Don't let your sorrow come higher than your knees

Swedish Proverb

Shared sorrow is half sorrow

Danish Proverb

Sorrow makes an ugly face odious.

Samuel Richardson

There is no greater sorrow Than to be mindful of the happy time In misery.

Durante degli Alighieri

As this world was not intended to be a state of any great satisfaction or high enjoyment, so neither was it intended to be a mere scene of unhappiness and sorrow.

Joseph Butler

Sorrow can be alleviated by good sleep, a bath and a glass of good wine

St. Thomas Aquinas

Build a little fence of trust around today; Fill the space with loving deeds, And therein stay. Look not through the sheltering bars Upon tomorrow; God will help thee bear what comes of joy and sorrow.

Mary F. Butts

A feeling of sadness and longing that is not akin to pain, and resembles sorrow only as the mist resembles the rain.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

There is no greater sorrow than to recall a happy time in the midst of wretchedness.

Dante Alighieri

Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow; it empties today of its strength.

Corrie Ten Boom
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