Tragedy Quotes

Divorce is the one human tragedy that reduces everything to cash.

Rita Mae Brown

Life is a tragedy for those who feel, but a comedy to those who think .

Horace Walgate

The tragedy of machismo is that a man is never quite man enough.

Germaine Greer

The soul is born old but grows young. That is the comedy of life. And the body is born young and grows old. That is life's tragedy.

Oscar Wilde

Forget your personal tragedy. We are all bitched from the start and you especially have to be hurt like hell before you can write seriously. But when you get the damned hurt, use it-don't cheat with it.

Ernest Hemingway

Vegas means comedy, tragedy, happiness and sadness all at the same time.

Artie Lange

The great tragedy of science--the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.

Thomas Huxley

This world is a comedy to those who think, a tragedy to those who feel.

Horace Walpole

In tragedy every moment is eternity; in comedy, eternity is a moment.

Christopher Fry

The tragedy of it is that nobody sees the look of desperation on my face. Thousands and thousands of us, and we're passing one another without a look of recognition.

Henry Miller

American children are the heaviest worldwide, and they are getting heavier at a faster rate than other children around the globe. This spread of obesity foreshadows an explosion in degenerative diseases, such as diabetes, heart disease, and cancer waiting to erupt in our children's future. Together we can stop this tragedy from ever happening.

Joel Fuhrman

The tragedy is that so many people look for self-confidence and self-respect everywhere except within themselves, and so they fail in their search.

Dr Nathaniel Branden

Tragedy occurs when a human soul awakes and seeks, in suffering and pain, to free itself from crime, violence, infamy, even at the cost of life. The struggle is the tragedy - not defeat or death. That is why the spectacle of tragedy has always filled men, not with despair, but with a sense of hope and exaltation.

Whittaker Chambers

The first divorce in the world may have been a tragedy, but the hundred-millionth is not necessarily one.

Anatole Broyard

The tragedy of life is not that man loses but that he almost wins.

Heywood Broun
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