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Pain and death are part of life. To reject them is to reject life itself.
You can relate to somebody's pain and you have compassion, which can lead to intimacy.
Showing young children in these communities, that there are outlets for their feelings, that there is room in a space for their stories to be told, and that they will be applauded - and it's not about ego, it's about connection: that their pain is everybody else's pain.
There is no more lively sensation than that of pain; its impressions are certain and dependable, they never deceive as may those of the pleasure women perpetually feign and almost never experience.
Marquis de Sade
There are accents in the eye which are not on the tongue, and more tales come from pale lips than can enter an ear. It is both the grandeur and the pain of the remoter moods that they avoid the pathway of sound.
It's an art to live with pain... mix the light into gray.
When there is pain, there are no words. All pain is the same.
There is no pain equal to that which two lovers can inflict on one another. This should be made clear to all who contemplate such a union. The avoidance of this pain is the beginning of wisdom, for it is strong enough to contaminate the rest of our lives.
The lesion is in the area of my brain that is responsible for motor function, so I have continual chronic pain in my left arm from elbow to fingertips and the right side of my body from my ear to my breast area.
Pain forces even the innocent to lie.
You learned the concept 'pain' when you learned language.
'Tis not where we lie, but whence we fell; the loss of heaven's the greatest pain in hell.
Pedro Calderon de la Barca
Actions are right in proportion as they tend to promote happiness; wrong as they tend to produce the reverse of happiness. By happiness is intended pleasure and the absence of pain.
John Stuart Mill
All desirable things... are desirable either for the pleasure inherent in themselves, or as a means to the promotion of pleasure and the prevention of pain.
John Stuart Mill
There's a joy and a pain about directing where the dreams you have are becoming concrete but the attention to detail, the need for time is such that it's overwhelming at times, and the stream of responsibility.
It's at the borders of pain and suffering that the men are separated from the boys.
Blues and soul and jazz music has so much pain, so much beauty of raw emotion and passion.
I've made millions of dollars with the body I have, so where's the pain in that?
I don't care what people think about me because I know I am more than all the pain and strife they hold inside.
The limit of every pain is an even greater pain.
Emile M. Cioran
I realize now I didn't really want to die. I just wanted to stop the hurt and pain.
You can judge your age by the amount of pain you feel when you come in contact with a new idea.
Pearl S. Buck
I'm an artist, therefore I think I am sensitive to human pain.
There are only three events in a man's life; birth, life, and death; he is not conscious of being born, he dies in pain, and he forgets to live.
Jean de la Bruyere
I believe musicians have a duty, a responsibility to reach out, to share your love or pain with others.
If it doesn't work out there will never be any doubt that the pleasure was worth all the pain.
I want to feel passion, I want to feel pain. I want to weep at the sound of your name. Come make me laugh, come make me cry... just make me feel alive.
Joey Lauren Adams
Never a lip is curved with pain that can't be kissed into smiles again.
People assume I'm out there having this great life, but money doesn't erase the pain. When you're young you barrel through life, making choices without thinking of repercussions. A few years down the line, you wake up in a certain place and wonder how the hell you got there.
No society has been able to abolish human sadness, no political system can deliver us from the pain of living, from our fear of death, our thirst for the absolute. It is the human condition that directs the social condition, not vice versa.
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