Pain Quotes

These pain quotes will help provide understanding of the pain, it's relationship with pleasure and how to overcome pain...

Quote About Pain

"Pain is important;
how we evade it, how we succumb to it,
how we deal with it, how we transcend it.
~Audre Lorde

We Born And Perish In Pain

Pain Quotes, We Born and Perish in Pain

"Nothing begins, and nothing ends,
That is not paid with moan;
For we are born in other's pain,
And perish in our own."
~Francis Thompson

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"Pain nourishes courage. You can't be brave
if you've only had wonderful things happen to you."
~Mary Tyler Moore

"Whoever is spared personal pain must feel himself
called to help in diminishing the pain of others."
~Albert Schweitzer

"No gains without pains."
~Benjamin Franklin

"Pain was not given thee merely to be miserable under;
learn from it, turn it to account."
~Thomas Carlyle

"Pain is part of the body's magic.
It is the way the body transmits a sign to the brain
that something is wrong."
~Norman Cousins

Pain And Growth

"You will not grow if you sit
in a beautiful flower garden
but you will grow if you are sick,
in pain, experience losses,
and if you don't put your head in the sand,
but take the pain and learn to accept it,
not as a curse or punishment
but as a gift to you
with a very, very specific purpose."
~Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

Pain And Love

"Never a lip is curved with pain
That can't be kissed into smiles again."
~Bret Harte

"I don't think of all the misery
but the beauty that still remains."
~Anne Frank

"One fire burns out another's burning;
One pain is lessen'd by another anguish."
~William Shakespeare

Life Pain Quotes

"No pain, no balm; no thorns, no throne;
no gall, no glory; no cross, no crown."
~William Penn

"Our deepest pain will one day cease
Witnin God's love that brings release.
Life's darkest cloud will soon be past
And we shall find our joy at last."
~William Arthur Ward

"Our language has wisely sensed the
two sides of being alone.
It has created the word "loneliness"
to express the pain of being alone.
And it has created the word "solitude"
to express the glory of being alone."
~Paul Tillich

Funny Pain Quotes

"Troubles are like babies; they grow by nursing."
~Earl Riney

"You can judge your age by the amount of pain you feel
when you come in contact with a new idea."
~John Nuveen

"It is not so much the suffering as the
senselessness of it that is unendurable."
~Friedrich Nietzsche

"Every pain, but not heart pain;
Every ache, but not headache."
~Hebrew Proverb

Pain And Pleasure

"An hour of pain is as long as a day of pleasure."

"A man of pleasure is a man of pains."

"If pains be a pleasure to you, profit will follow."

"Past pain is pleasure."

"Sweet is pleasure after pain."

"Nothing gives pleasure but that which gives pain."

"Pleasure reaches its limit in the removal of all pain."

"There is a pleasure akin to pain."
~Greek Proverb

"For all the hapiness mankind can gain
Is not in pleasure, but in rest from pain."

Pain And Joy

"Trick is not how much pain you feel-
but how much joy you feel.
Any idiot can feel pain.
Life is full of excuses to feel pain,
excuses not to live,
excuses, excuses, excuses."
~Erica Jong

Poem For Pain

"Pain and suffering may often seem to be calling
us to jump in and fix things,
but perhaps they are asking us
first to be still enough to hear
what can realy help,
what can truly get to the cause of this suffering,
what will not only eliminate it now
but prevent it from returning.
So before we act,
we need to listen."
~Mirabai Bush

Pain And Suffering

"Those who have suffered understand suffering
and therefore extend their hand."
~Patti Smith

Pain Proverbs

"If you are visited by pain, examine your conduct."

"Great pains quickly find ease."

"Pain is forgotten when gain comes."

"Pain is the price that God putteth upon all things."

"Great pains cause us to forget the small ones."
~German Proverb

"No matter which finger you bite, it will hurt."
~Russian Proverb

"Naething is got without pains but dirt and lang nails."
~Scottish Proverb

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