Tragedy Quotes

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

Shirley Hazzard

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

Benjamin Franklin

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

Dwight David Eisenhower

The greatest tragedy in mankind's entire history may be the hijacking of morality by religion.

Arthur C. Clarke

Those who are faithful know only the trivial side of love: it is the faithless who know love's tragedies.

Oscar Wilde

The tragedy is when you've got sex in the head instead of down where it belongs.

D.H. Lawrence

There's no life without humour. It can make the wonderful moments of life truly glorious, and it can make tragic moments bearable.

Rufus Wainwright

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

One of the tragedies of modern times is that people have come to believe that something said by someone in the past, perhaps for illustrative or provocation purposes, actually represents that person's beliefs at the time.

Idries Shah

There's more truth in comedy than in tragedy.

Vanna Bonta

The tragedy of a man who has found himself out.

Sir James Matthew Barrie

Given Iraq's strategic location, its large oil reserves, and the suffering of the Iraqi people, we cannot afford to replace a despot with chaos. It would be a tragedy if we removed a tyrant in Iraq only to leave chaos in its wake.

Joseph Robinette

If the people wanted my head I would bow without demur. If I had lost the confidence or respect of the people I would not want to live. The tragedy of the drama is that the very opposite is true.

Zulfikar Ali Bhutto

Despite the fact that hundreds of thousands of people have died and that is a tragedy I still believe that it was the right thing to do.

Hazel Anne Blears, MP

And I'm dying to know, is it killing you like it's killing me? And the story of us looks a lot like a tragedy now.

Taylor Swift

I have changed my definition of tragedy. I now think tragedy is not foul deeds done to a person (usually noble in some manner) but rather that tragedy is irresolvable conflict. Both sides/ideas are right.

Rita Mae Brown

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Updated On : March 11, 2014
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