Death's the discharge of our debt of sorrow
In middle age we are apt to reach the horrifying conclusion that all sorrow, all pain, all passionate regret and loss and bitter disillusionment are self-made.
What greater thing is there for two human souls than to feel that they are joined for life - to strengthen each other in all labor, to rest on each other in all sorrow, to minister to each other in all pain, to be one with each other in silent, unspeakable memories.
There is a strange charm in the thoughts of a good legacy, or the hopes of an estate, which wondrously removes or at least alleviates the sorrow that men would otherwise feel for the death of friends.
There are people still in the Republican Party that I believe practice the communication of anger, of disappointment, of regret, of pain, of sorrow, of suffering. That's not what the American people want to hear.
In this world of sin and sorrow there is always something to be thankful for; as for me, I rejoice that I am not a Republican.
Joy and Sorrow have as source the very soul who planned their course.
We do not live an equal life, but one of contrasts and patchwork; now a little joy, then a sorrow, now a sin, then a generous or brave actioî
Shared joy is a double joy; shared sorrow is half a sorrow.
Sorrow is one of the vibrations that prove the fact of living.
Sorrow is like a precious treasure, shown only to friends.
If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.
Guilt is the source of sorrow, 'tis the fiend, Th' avenging fiend, that follows us behind, With whips and stings
Cast away care; he that loves sorrow lengthens not a day, nor can he buy tomorrow.
Sorrow happens, hardship happens, the hell with it, who never knew the price of happiness, will not be happy
You cannot prevent the birds of sorrow from flying over your head, but you can prevent them from building nests in your hair.
Idleness, sorrow, a friend, and a foe.
He who has not looked on Sorrow will never see Joy.
The excursion is the same when you go looking for your sorrow as when you go looking for your joy.
How soon my sorrow hath destroyed my face
Sorrow is like a precious treasure, shown only to friends
If a man take no thought about what is distant, he will find sorrow near at hand.
Give sorrow words. The grief that does not speak whispers the o'er-fraught heart, and bids it break.
Where there is sorrow, there is holy ground
Sorrow is to the soul what the worm is to wood