Sorrow Quotes

There is pleasure in calm remembrance of a past sorrow.

Marcus T. Cicero

Since sorrow never comes too late And happiness too swiftly flies.

Thomas Gray

Night brings out stars as sorrow shows us truths.

Philip James Bailey

There is something pleasurable in calm remembrance of a past sorrow.


Only one-fourth of the sorrow in each man's life is caused by outside uncontrollable elements, the rest is self-imposed by failing to analyze and act with calmness.

George Jackson

The deeper the sorrow the less tongue it hath.

The Talmud

Excessive sorrow laughs. Excessive joy weeps.

William Blake

Sorrow is to the soul what the worm is to wood

Turkish Proverb

Where there is sorrow, there is holy ground

Oscar Wilde

Give sorrow words. The grief that does not speak whispers the o'er-fraught heart, and bids it break.

William Shakespeare

If a man take no thought about what is distant, he will find sorrow near at hand.


How soon my sorrow hath destroyed my face

William Shakespeare

The excursion is the same when you go looking for your sorrow as when you go looking for your joy.

Eudora Welty

He who has not looked on Sorrow will never see Joy.

Kahlil Gibran

Idleness, sorrow, a friend, and a foe.

Dorothy Parker
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