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A foolish son is a grief to his father, and bitterness to her that bare him
Bible
Beauty is ever to the lonely mind a shadow fleeting; she is never plain. She is a visitor who leaves behind the gift of grief, the souvenir of pain.
Christopher Morley
Every one can master a grief but he that has it
William Shakespeare
Feed on her damask cheek: she pined in thought, And with a green and yellow melancholy She sat like patience on a monument, Smiling at grief
William Shakespeare
Give sorrow words. The grief that does not speak whispers the o'er-fraught heart, and bids it break.
William Shakespeare
Great grief does not of itself put an end to itself.
Seneca
Grief can take care of itself, but to get the full value of joy must have somebody to divide it with.
Mark Twain
Grief for a dead Wife, and a troublesome Guest, Continues to the threshold, and there is at rest; But I mean such wives as are none of the best
Benjamin Franklin
Grief is itself a med'cine.
William Cowper
Grief is the agony of an instant; the indulgence of grief the blunder of a life
Benjamin Disraeli
Grief makes one hour ten
William Shakespeare
Happiness is beneficial for the body, but it is grief that develops the powers of the mind
Marcel Proust
Hired mourners at a funeral say and do - A little more than they whose grief is true
Horace
I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge - myth is more potent than history - dreams are more powerful than facts - hope always triumphs over experience - laughter is the cure for grief - love is stronger than death
Robert Fulghum
I loathe a friend whose gratitude grows old, a friend who takes his friend's prosperity but will not voyage with him in his grief
Euripides
I will instruct my sorrows to be proud For grief is proud an't makes his owner stoop
William Shakespeare
If a man be gloomy let him keep to himself. No one has the right to go croaking about society, or what is worse, looking as if he stifled grief.
Benjamin Disraeli
If you suppress grief too much it can well redouble
Moliere
If you would have me weep, you must first of all feel grief yourself.
Horace
Light griefs are plaintive , but great ones are dumb
Seneca
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