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If the secret sorrows of everyone could be read on their forehead, how many who now cause envy would suddenly become the objects of pity. — Italian Proverbs

Self-pity is easily the most destructive of the non-pharmaceutical narcotics; it is addictive, gives momentary pleasure and separates the victim from reality. — John W. Gardner

I never know whether to pity or congratulate a man on coming to his senses. — William Makepeace Thackeray

Pity cost nothing and ain't worth nothing. — Josh Billings

I don't pity any man who does hard work worth doing. I admire him. I pity the creature who does not work, at whichever end of the social scale he may regard himself as being. — Theodore Roosevelt

We pity in others only the those evils which we ourselves have experienced. — Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Pity those who nature abuses; never those who abuse nature. — Richard Brinsley Sheridan

Pity the selfishness of lovers: it is brief, a forlorn hope; it is impossible. — Elizabeth Bowen