Grief Quotes

George herbert - go not for every grief to the physician, nor for...
Grief can take care of itself, but to get the full value of a joy you must have somebody to divide it with.
Mark Twain

Sweet is a grief well ended.
Aeschylus
Kahlil gibran, the prophet - you shall be free indeed when your days are not...
Grief and tragedy and hatred are only for a time. Goodness, remembrance and love have no end.
George W. Bush
For men who had easily endured hardship, danger and difficult uncertainty, leisure and riches, though in some ways desirable, proved burdensome and a source of grief.
Sallust

Even his griefs are a joy long after to one that remembers all that he wrought and endured.
Homer, The Odyssey
I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge That myth is more potent than history That dreams are more powerful than facts That hope always triumphs over experience That laughter is the only cure for grief And I believe that love is stronger than death.
Robert
The person you consider ignorant and insignificant is the one who came from God, that he might learn bliss from grief and knowledge from gloom.
Kahlil Gibran
The only cure for grief is action.
George Henry Lewes
That grief is light which can take counsel.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Passion is the source of our finest moments, the joy of love, the clarity of hatred, and the ectasy of grief.
Ty King, Written for Buffy the Vampire Slayer, episode Passion, voice over by David Boreanaz
At different stages in our lives, the signs of love may vary dependence, attraction, contentment, worry, loyalty, grief, but at heart the source is always the same. Human beings have the rare capacity to connect with each other, against all odds.
Michael Dorris
Christopher paolini, author of eragon and eldest. quotes came from eragon. - i? ll fight when needed, revel when there? s an...
Your central self is totally untouched By grief, confusion, desperation.
Vernon Howard
The world is indeed full of peril, and in it there are many dark places; but still there is much that is fair; and though in all lands love is now mingled with grief, it grows perhaps the greater.
J. R. R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring
Ready tears are a sign of treachery, not of grief.
Publilius Syrus
Whoever finds love beneath hurt and grief disappears into emptiness with a thousand new disguises.
Jelaluddin Rumi
Great grief does not of itself put an end to itself.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Friendship improves hapiness and reduces misery, by doubting our joys and dividing our grief.
Joseph Addison, (1672 - 1719)
Grief is the agony of an instant, the indulgence of grief the blunder of a life.
Benjamin Disraeli
While grief is fresh, every attempt to divert only irritates. You must wait till it be digested, and then amusement will dissipate the remains of it.
Samuel Johnson
Grief shared is half grief; Joy shared is double joy.
Honduran Prove
No one ever told me that grief felt so much like fear.
C. S. Lewis
The greatest griefs are those we cause ourselves.
Sophocles, Oedipus Rex
Of all the griefs that harass the distrest, Sure the most bitter is a scornful jest.
Samuel Johnson
For there is no greater pain, than to remember in present grief, past happinesses.
Dante, The Divine Comedy
Death is as casual - And often as unexpected - As birth. It is as difficult to define grief as joy. Each is finite. Each will fade.
Jim
Friendship improves happiness, and abates misery, by doubling our joys, and dividing our grief.
Joseph Addison
Grief knits two hearts in closer bonds than happiness ever can and common sufferings are far stronger links than common joys.
Alphonse Marie Louis de Lamartine
Friendship improves happiness and abates misery, by the doubling of our joy and the dividing of our grief.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Waste not fresh tears over old griefs.
Euripides, Alexande
For me it is sufficient to have a corner by my hearth, a book and a friend, and a nap undisturbed by creditors or grief.
Fernandez de Andrada
Life is a series of experiences, each one of which makes us bigger, even though it is hard to realize this. For the world was built to develop character, and we must learn that the setbacks and griefs which we endure help us in our marching onward.
Henry Ford
When griping grief the heart doth wound, and doleful dumps the mind opresses, then music, with her silver sound, with speedy help doth lend redress.
William Shakespeare
No one ever told me grief felt so much like fear.
C. S. Lewis
Grief teaches the steadiest minds to waver.
Sophocles, Antigone
Winter is come and gone, But grief returns with the revolving year.
Percy Bysshe Shelley, Adonais
It is light grief that can take counsel.
Anonymous
Thus have the gods spun the thread for wretched mortals: that they live in grief while they themselves are without cares; for two jars stand on the floor of Zeus of the gifts which he gives, one of evils and another of blessings.
Homer, The Iliad