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'Tis all men's office to speak patience To those that wring under the load of sorrow; But no man's virtue nor sufficiency To be so moral when he shall endure The like himself
William Shakespeare
And when he rose up from prayer, and was come to his disciples, he found them sleeping for sorrow. (Luke 22:45)
Bible
But Life will suit Itself to Sorrow's most detested fruit, Like to the apples on the Dead Sea's shore, All ashes to the taste
Lord Byron
Every bond, he said, is a bond to sorrow.
James Joyce
Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
For sorrow there is no remedy provided by nature; it is often occasioned by accidents irreparable, and dwells upon objects that have lost or changed their existence; it requires what it cannot hope, that the laws of the universe should be repealed;
Samuel Johnson
Give sorrow words. The grief that does not speak whispers the o'er-fraught heart, and bids it break.
William Shakespeare
Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones; and when you have laboriously accomplished your daily task, go to sleep in peace. God is awake.
Victor Hugo
He who has not looked on Sorrow will never see Joy.
Kahlil Gibran
How soon my sorrow hath destroyed my face
William Shakespeare
If a man take no thought about what is distant, he will find sorrow near at hand.
Confucius
If people would dare to speak to one another unreservedly, there would be a good deal less sorrow in the world a hundred years hence.
Samuel Butler
Praises reap not! Joys laugh not! Sorrows weep not!
William Blake
Shallow sorrows and shallow loves live on. The loves and sorrows that are great are destroyed by their own plenitude.
Oscar Wilde
Sorrow breaks seasons and reposing hours, Makes the night morning, and the noontide night
William Shakespeare
Sorrow is a fruit. God does not make it grow on limbs too weak to bear it.
Victor Hugo
Sorrow is better than laughter: for by the sadness of the countenance the heart is made better.
Bible
Sorrow is brief but joy is endless
Friedrich von Schiller
Sorrow is the mere rust of the soul. Activity will cleanse and brighten it.
Samuel Johnson
Sorrow is tranquillity remembered in emotion.
Dorothy Parker
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