Tragedy Quotes

Life's tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late.

Benjamin Franklin

The true end of tragedy is to purify the passions.

Aristotle

There's more truth in comedy than in tragedy.

Vanna Bonta

There's no tragedy in life like the death of a child. Things never get back to the way they were.

Dwight David Eisenhower

We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.

Plato

The tragedy of life is what dies inside a man while he lives.

Albert Schweitzer

The most protean aspect of comedy is its potentiality for transcending itself, for responding to the conditions of tragedy by laughing in the darkness.

Harry Levin

The tragedy of old age is not that one is old, but that one is young.

Oscar Wilde

It must be borne in mind that the tragedy of life does not lie in not reaching your goal. The tragedy of life lies in having no goal to reach.

Benjamin E. Mays

The tragedy is not that love doesn't last. The tragedy is the love that lasts.

Shirley Hazzard

All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That's his.

Oscar Wilde

The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.

W. M. Lewis

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

What must be remembered in any case is that secret complicity that joins the logical and the everyday to the tragic.

Albert Camus

Comedy is tragedy that happens to other people.

Angela Carter

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Updated On : March 11, 2014
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