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Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity Abraham Lincoln, Arnold Bennett or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous purgatorial quote.

Marriage is neither heaven nor hell, it is simply purgatory. — Abraham Lincoln

Of all the inhabitants of the inferno, none but Lucifer knows that hell is hell, and the secret function of purgatory is to make of heaven an effective reality. — Arnold Bennett

Happy is the man who hath never known what it is to taste of fame --to have it is a purgatory, to want it is a Hell! — Edward George BulwerLytton

If, as I can't help suspecting, the dead also feel the pains of separation (and this may be one of their purgatorial sufferings), then for both lovers, and for all pairs of lovers without exception, bereavement is a universal and integral part of our experience of love. — C. S. Lewis

England is the paradise of women, the purgatory of men, and the hell of horses. — John Florio

If I were a Roman Catholic, I should turn a heretic, in sheer desperation, because I would rather go to heaven than go to purgatory. — Charles Spurgeon

What, but the rapacity of the only men who exercised their reason, the priests, secured such vast property to the church, when a man gave his perishable substance to save himself from the dark torments of purgatory. — Mary Wollstonecraft

The way I understood purgatory - and maybe you've got a different version - but in Chicago in the '70s, the idea was it was like detention. You had screwed up and you go over there in purgatory and you sit there until the end of days and then we'll decide. You'd made your mistake, and you were in prison, and it's not terrible and it's not great, and you feel a little crappy because you were not in the presence of God. — George Saunders