The darker the night, the brighter the stars, The deeper the grief, the closer is God!— Fyodor Dostoevsky
Tremendous Inspirational Grief quotations
I know for certain that we never lose the people we love, even to death.
They continue to participate in every act, thought and decision we make. Their love leaves an indelible imprint in our memories. We find comfort in knowing that our lives have been enriched by having shared their love.
We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey.
He is your friend, your partner, your defender, your dog.
You are his life, his love, his leader. He will be yours, faithful and true, to the last beat of his heart. You owe it to him to be worthy of such devotion. Our dogs will love and admire the meanest of us, and feed our colossal vanity with their uncritical homage.
Grief is not a disorder, a disease or sign of weakness.
It is an emotional, physical and spiritual necessity, the price you pay for love. The only cure for grief is to grieve.
Love is something more stern and splendid than mere kindness.
Each night, when I go to sleep, I die. And the next morning, when I wake up, I am reborn.
There is a sacredness in tears. They are not the mark of weakness, but of power.
Do not brood over your past mistakes and failures as this will only fill your mind with grief, regret and depression. Do not repeat them in the future.
Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal.
Life is eternal; and love is immortal; and death is only a horizon; and a horizon is nothing save the limit of our sight.
For some moments in life there are no words.
Strength isn't about bearing a cross of grief or shame.
Strength comes from choosing your own path, and living with the consequences.
Those things that hurt, instruct.
The deeper that sorrow carves into your being, the more joy you can contain.
I believe that if there is one thing which pierces the Master's heart with unutterable grief, it is not the world's iniquity, but the Church's indifferences.
There is no feeling, except the extremes of fear and grief, that does not find relief in music.
You never know how much you really believe anything until its truth or falsehood becomes a matter of life and death to you.
Wherever you are you will always be in my heart.
When you are sorrowful, look again.
If you trade your authenticity for safety, you may experience the following: anxiety, depression, eating disorders, addiction, rage, blame, resentment, and inexplicable grief.
People go through challenging moments of losing people and of having their life threatened from illness and real grief. But they get through it. And that's the testament to the human spirit and it's -we are fragile, but we also are divine.
Beautiful people do not just happen
The sorrow which has no vent in tears may make other organs weep.
One can choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances.
That's the thing about pain, it demands to be felt.
Do not stand at my grave and cry, I am not there; I did not die.
Is not the cup that holds your wine the very cup that was burned in the potter’s oven?
A rule without exceptions is an instrument capable of doing mischief to the innocent and bringing grief - as well as injustice - to those who should gain exemptions from the rule's functioning.
Again and again, I learn how much friendship enriches my life, bringing warmth, assurance, humour, inspiration, a sense of security. It depends on honesty, trust, loyalty. It's about giving. It's for sharing the good times, but also the tough times, hurt, grief, sadness.
We must work on our souls, enlarging and expanding them.
We do so by experiencing all of life-the beauty and the joy as well as the grief and pain. Soul work requires paying attention to life, to the laughter and the sorrow, the enlightening and the frightening, the inspiring and the silly.
Envy, after all, comes from wanting something that isn't yours.
But grief comes from losing something you've already had.
A horizon is nothing save the limit of our sight.
Sloth is the great enemy -- the inspirer of cowardice, irresolution, self-pitying grief, and trivial, hairsplitting doubts. Sloth may also be a psychological cause of sickness. It is tempting to relax from our duties, take refuge in ill-health and hide under a nice warm blanket.
I walked a mile with Pleasure; She chattered all the way. But left me none the wiser For all she had to say. I walked a mile with Sorrow And ne'er a word said she; But oh, the things I learned from her When Sorrow walked with me!