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.
The pain of regret is far worse than the pain of discipline.
If we can realize that life is always happening for us, not to us… game over, all the pain and suffering disappears.
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.
When you start suppressing feelings at an early age, it hurts you down the road. Full expression of anger and pain is very important.
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.
Pain and death are a part of life. To reject them is to reject life itself.
There is no coming to consciousness without pain.
The pain of the mind is worse than the pain of the body.
Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil.