quote by John Keats

My heart aches, and a drowsy numbness pains/ My sense, as though of hemlock I had drunk.

— John Keats

Most Powerful Aches And Sadness quotations

Aches and sadness quote Don't promise when you're happy. Don't reply when you're angry and don't decide
Don't promise when you're happy. Don't reply when you're angry and don't decide when you're sad.

Part of me aches at the thought of her being so close yet so untouchable.

Perhaps this is what the stories meant when they called somebody heartsick.

Your heart and your stomach and your whole insides felt empty and hollow and aching.

Aches and sadness quote Life is like a piano, the white keys represent happiness and the black shows sad
Life is like a piano, the white keys represent happiness and the black shows sadness, but as you go through life's journey, remember that the black keys also makes music.
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Person who lives with the stress of an overwhelmed schedule will often ache with the sadness of an underwhelmed soul. So if we want to live better and invest wisely in our souls, we've got to change our approach to the way we make decisions. We've got to rethink how we use the two most powerful words, yes and no.

Of all the miracles Po had seen in the time and space of its death, Po thought this--the absorption of another, the carrying of it--was the most bewildering and remarkable of all. Whenever Bundle separated again, Po was left with an ache of sadness that reminded the ghost of the body it had left behind.

Normally, in anything I do, I'm fairly miserable.

I do it, and I get grumpy because there is a huge, vast gulf, this aching disparity, between the platonic ideal of the project that was living in my head, and the small, sad, wizened, shaking, squeaking thing that I actually produce.

Aches and sadness quote Life is ironic. It takes sadness to know what happiness is, noise to appreciate
Life is ironic. It takes sadness to know what happiness is, noise to appreciate silence and absence to value presence.
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O little feet! that such long years Must wander on through hopes and fears, Must ache and bleed beneath your load; I, nearer to the wayside inn Where toil shall cease and rest begin, Am weary, thinking of your road!

The sound of distant breakers made her heart ache with melancholy.

She was in the mood when the sea has a saddening effect upon the nerves. It is only when we are very happy that we can bear to gaze merrily upon the vast and limitless expanse of water, rolling on and on with such persistent, irritating monotony to the accompaniment of our thoughts, whether grave or gay. When they are gay, the waves echo their gaiety; but when they are sad, then every breaker, as it rolls, seems to bring additional sadness and to speak to us of hopelessness and of the pettiness of all our joys.

If you were busy being kind, Before you knew it, you would find You'd soon forget to think 'twas true That someone was unkind to you. If you were busy being glad, And cheering people who are sad, Although your heart might ache a bit, You'd soon forget to notice it.

Aches and sadness quote If you keep telling the same sad small story, you will keep living the same sad
If you keep telling the same sad small story, you will keep living the same sad small life.

Do not judge from mere appearances; for the lift laughter that bubbles on the lip often mantles over the depths of sadness, and the serious look may be the sober veil that covers a divine peace and joy. The bosom can ache beneath diamond brooches; and many a blithe heart dances under coarse wool.

It's been proven that the thoughts we choose have everything to do with our emotions. I can tell you that a commitment to feeling good can take away a stomach ache, fear, depression, sadness, anxiety - you name it. Any stress signal is a way of alerting you to say the five magic words: I want to feel good. This is your intention to be tranquil and stress free - and it's a way of connecting to spirit.

My heart is tuned to sorrow, and the strings Vibrate most readily to minor chords, Searching and sad; my mind is stuffed with words Which voice the passion and the ache of things: Illusions beating with their baffled wings Against the walls of circumstance.

Aches and sadness quote One of the simplest ways to stay happy is letting go of the things that makes yo
One of the simplest ways to stay happy is letting go of the things that makes you sad.
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Throughout the ordeal, I learned that getting mad was easier than being sad.

Anger was something I could control. I could settle into an easy rhythm of blame and hate. Focus my energy on something than the ache in my heart.

I’m here because I know the sadness inside you.

I know what it feels like to wake in the morning, lost and lonely and aching for someone to be there with me. (Sebastian)

Solitude has soft, silky hands, but with strong fingers it grasps the heart and makes it ache with sorrow.

Aches and sadness quote Angry is just sad's bodyguard.
Angry is just sad's bodyguard.

Tiffany has been apprenticing as a witch by visiting people in need with her mentor. After meeting with one particularly sad case, she tells her mentor, "It shouldn't be like this." Her mentor replies, "There isn't a way things should be. There's just what happens, and what we do.

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