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Adopted kids are such a pain - you have to teach them how to look like you.
Family relationships trigger childhood wounds, and those wounds often trump our rational thinking. We can't 'rationally' transcend the kind of primal pain that such relationships can arouse.
It is instilled in thousands of American males from an early age that one of their requirements is to be able to both dish out and take a lot of pain. They are taught the rules of this road in gyms, rings, backyards and fields all over America.
My mother was a professional sick person; she took a lot of pain pills. There are many people like that. It's just how they are used to getting attention. I always remember she's the daughter of alcoholics who'd leave her alone at Christmas time.
To give pain is the tyranny; to make happy, the true empire of beauty.
We live in a world of constant juxtaposition between joy that's possible and pain that's all too common. We hope for love and success and abundance, but we never quite forget that there is always lurking the possibility of disaster.
Only I discern Infinite passion, and the pain Of finite hearts that yearn.
From a Darwinian perspective, it is clear what pain is doing. It's a warning: 'Don't do that again.' If you burn yourself, you're never going to pick up a live coal again.
Really, every woman is an example to me, because as women we go through so much pain. We have to live this perfect life when we are messed up inside. We all go through trials and tribulations.
Mary J. Blige
The wages of pedantry is pain.
A lot of very beautiful women can be a pain because all they're thinking about is how they look.
I think that passion and love and pain are all bearable, and they go to make love beautiful.
The least pain in our little finger gives us more concern and uneasiness than the destruction of millions of our fellow-beings.
The pleasure of those who injure you lies in your pain. Therefore they will suffer if you take away their pleasure by not feeling pain.
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
Pain is temporary, film is forever.
Michael J. Fox
Pain forces even the innocent to lie.
There is no detachment where there is no pain. And there is no pain endured without hatred or lying unless detachment is present too.
Sometimes my body wakes me up and says 'Hey, you haven't had pain in a while. How about pain?' And sometimes I can't breathe, and that's hard to live with. But I still celebrate life and don't give up.
Pain is pain, hurt is hurt, fear is fear, anger is anger, and it has no color.
Pain is life - the sharper, the more evidence of life.
Pleasure and freedom from pain, are the only things desirable as ends.
John Stuart Mill
You can judge your age by the amount of pain you feel when you come in contact with a new idea.
Pearl S. Buck
The greater your capacity to love, the greater your capacity to feel the pain.
You must take the first step. The first steps will take some effort, maybe pain. But after that, everything that has to be done is real-life movement.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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