Comfort the afflicted, and afflict the comfortable.
— Finley Peter Dunne

The ignorant mind, with its infinite afflictions, passions, and evils, is rooted in the three poisons. Greed, anger, and delusion.
Bodhidharma afflicts quote

War is the greatest plague that can afflict humanity, it destroys religion, it destroys states, it destroys families. Any scourge is preferable to it.
— Martin Luther

The pencil of the Holy Ghost hath labored more in describing the afflictions of Job than the felicities of Solomon.
— Francis Bacon

The worst disease which can afflict executives in their work is not, as popularly supposed, alcoholism; it's egotism.
— afflicts quotation by Harold S. Geneen