If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment.
I don’t count my sit-ups; I only start counting when it starts hurting because they’re the only ones that count.
If we can realize that life is always happening for us, not to us… game over, all the pain and suffering disappears.
The pain of regret is far worse than the pain of discipline.
When you start suppressing feelings at an early age, it hurts you down the road. Full expression of anger and pain is very important.
Language... has created the word "loneliness" to express the pain of being alone. And it has created the word "solitude" to express the glory of being alone.
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
We fear violence less than our own feelings. Personal, private, solitary pain is more terrifying than what anyone else can inflict.
The struggle of my life created empathy - I could relate to pain, being abandoned, having people not love me.
My focus is to forget the pain of life. Forget the pain, mock the pain, reduce it. And laugh.
Why love if losing hurts so much? I have no answers anymore; only the life I have lived. The pain now is part of the happiness then.
The greatest evil is physical pain.
Pain dies quickly, and lets her weary prisoners go; the fiercest agonies have shortest reign.
It is easier to find men who will volunteer to die, than to find those who are willing to endure pain with patience.
Pain and death are a part of life. To reject them is to reject life itself.