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There is nothing like a good bit of pain for taking the conceit out of one.
Jane Welsh Carlyle
If our hearts are ready for anything, we will spontaneously reach out when others are hurting. Living in an ethical way can attune us to the pain and needs of others, but when our hearts are open and awake, we care instinctively.
I want all my pain to count for something.
If you've ever had a brush with cancer, you're always thinking a pain might be something serious.
I'm not into working out. My philosophy: No pain, no pain.
I know some people that have gone through serious struggles. People that were close to me, and I've seen some terrible things about people who lose it. So I think that type of pain is something that's human and that, actually, can help us look at ourselves a little bit.
I want to express myself to feel that what I feel is real. My joy, my pain, my anger.
When I started studying acting in New York, I didn't plan to be an action hero. I just wanted to learn acting because I felt it was something I needed to try to do for myself, to express something, my inner pain, or something I couldn't get out.
The vocabulary of pleasure depends on the imagery of pain.
I took pain pills to get to sleep because I didn't want to go to work the next day exhausted.
In some ways that fight gave me more respect around the world and helped me be even more popular because so many people felt my pain and saw that I was robbed.
I think it's what art should do: make you feel less alone - either in the quest for truth or in dealing with any pain you have.
Men pass in front of our eyes like butterflies, creatures of a brief season. We love them; they are brave, proud, beautiful, clever; and they die almost at once. They die so soon that our hearts are continually racked with pain.
Sadly, if President Obama is willing to ignore the pain of race-based discrimination and injustice so as to make whites comfortable - and this, after he has already been elected and the campaign is long over - then the likelihood he will ever speak the truth about these matters, let alone address them, shrinks to nearly zero.
He is strong and pain is worse to the strong, incapacity is worse.
Whenever my body heals and the pain and all the swelling goes away is when I'll be ready.
I think the rich should pay more in taxes - I agree with that 100 percent - but everybody should feel the pain a little bit.
I don't look on the Internet; it's a world of pain.
I think you can feel the pain I've experienced in my music. It's something that a lot of people can relate to.
We live in bodies that are fearfully and wonderfully made, yet they are not immune to illness and pain. We have hearts that are capable of experiencing great love, but sometimes they get broken.
Finally I had a place where I could express my pain and I felt safe because I didn't have to put my name on it. I think acting kept me alive back then.
I don't expect too much from the afterlife, I think that I know very well what pain is. When I think of the end of my life, I think mainly: I didn't do nothing, but I could have done more.
When the Negro cries with pain from his deep hurt and lays his petition for elemental justice before the nation, he is calling upon the American people to kindle about that crucible of race relationships the fires of American faith.
Mordecai Wyatt Johnson
I feel like guitar explains a lot. You can just listen to a guitar without any lyrics over it; you can just feel what kind of track it is. If it's pain... you can feel it. It sets the mood.
Those who have gone through a divorce know the pain and special challenges of raising a child under such circumstances.
It is crucial to be healthy, for pain wipes out the possibility for pleasure, and severe pain removes the possibility of turning to the world outside the body. So we must establish the idea that it is important to look well, not to look young.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leonardo da Vinci
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