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It's the business I'm in, I can't say that signing things is the favourite part of my career but you know that it has to be done and that there is no pain involved.
When you love someone so much that you are in pain when you are apart it ends up being destructive. I never want to be in that place again.
When you get down to it, at it's root, Comedy is truth, absurdity, and pain. One of my little mottos is: 'Do you remember the Peanuts cartoon where Charlie Brown kicked the football and kissed the Little Red Haired Girl? Neither do I.'
I don't mind being called snobbish, a pain and a social climber, but being called unkind really hurts.
The body is sort of a pain. It has to go to the bathroom. It has to be comfortable. But the spirit is indestructible. It can move at the speed of light.
One of the things that has always motivated me to write is the desire to get it out and look at it in an objective way, so that it doesn't cause me any serious pain by staying inside.
I think there is a big difference between expressing the pain and anger that many African Americans and other people of color may feel versus language that I think now crosses the line and goes into hate.
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.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leonardo da Vinci
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