Quote of the Day
Religion can emerge in all forms of feeling: here wild anger, there the sweetest pain; here consuming hatred, there the childlike smile of serene humility.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
Humor does not diminish the pain - it makes the space around it get bigger.
Remorse is the pain of sin.
While the resurrection promises us a new and perfect life in the future, God loves us too much to leave us alone to contend with the pain, guilt and loneliness of our present life.
The pain passes, but the beauty remains.
I do my best work when I am in pain and turmoil.
I go out there and get my eyes gouged, my nose busted, my body slammed. I love the pain of the game.
If the money we donate helps one child or can ease the pain of one parent, those funds are well spent.
If you can go through life without experiencing pain you probably haven't been born yet.
I don't think any drug that can cause brain damage, failing kidneys, hardening arteries, pain, and suffering should be made available.
I want to take all the pain that I feel and celebrate and turn it around.
Pain reaches the heart with electrical speed, but truth moves to the heart as slowly as a glacier.
Humor is the instinct for taking pain playfully.
It's odd that you can get so anesthetized by your own pain or your own problem that you don't quite fully share the hell of someone close to you.
Lady Bird Johnson
So when it came to role models, I looked at presidents' wives. Of course, you're talking about a farm girl who stood in the fields, dreaming, years ago, wishing she was that kind of person. But if I had been that kind of person, do you think I could sing with the emotions I do? You sing with those emotions because you've had pain in your heart.
My painting carries with it the message of pain.
Sympathy is charming, but it does not make up for pain.
Pain and pleasure, like light and darkness, succeed each other.
I have felt for the last 10 years I have had this battle; I've been fighting so hard to have an education. It's been this uphill struggle. I was Warner Bros' pain in the butt. I was their scheduling conflict. I was the one who made life difficult.
Shared joy is increased, shared pain is lessened.
And soon, too soon, we part with pain, To sail o'er silent seas again.
The thing that gave me the most pain in life, psychologically, and it gave me tremendous pain psychologically, is man's disrespect for nature.
One of the greatest pains to human nature is the pain of a new idea.
I think I probably would have enjoyed to keep my own private pain out of my work. But I was changed by my audience who said your private pain which you have unwittingly shown us in your early songs is also ours.
I've always been scared to death of pain - afraid, even, to think of it.
This moment in time, on this tour, you know, I'm discovering a lot of new things. And to be 45 and doing that, it's a mixture of pleasure and pain, I can assure you.
To give and receive love, you have to be in touch with pain, you have to be capable of provoking it and feeling it.
I look away at car crashes, and I know people who look away at car crashes, because it makes us uncomfortable to watch other people in pain.
I'm a pain in the ass to all of the costume designers with whom I work because I have very strong feelings about the subject.
I don't think any other emotion is the equivalent of laughter. So I do whatever I can to laugh all the time and to hide my pain.
Share with your Friends
Everyone likes a good quote - don't forget to share.
C. S. Lewis
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Get Social with BrainyQuote
Quote of the Day
BQ on Facebook
BQ on Twitter
BQ on Pinterest
BQ on Google+
Art Quote Feed
Funny Quote Feed
Love Quote Feed
Nature Quote Feed