Sorrow Quotes

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

Never borrow sorrow from tomorrow.

Helen Steiner Rice

Abandon learning and there will be no sorrow

Lao-Tzu

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
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