It has been said, 'time heals all wounds.' I do not agree. The wounds remain. In time, the mind, protecting its sanity, covers them with scar tissue and the pain lessens. But it is never gone.— Rose Kennedy
Bashful Scar Tissue quotations
Wrinkles mean you laughed, grey hair means you cared and scars mean you lived!
Most things break, including hearts. The lessons of life amount not to wisdom, but to scar tissue and callus.
Time heals. No, it doesn't. At best, time is the great leveler, sweeping us all into coffins. We find ways to distract ourselves from the pain. Time is neither scalpel nor bandage. It is indifferent. Scar tissue is not a good thing. It is merely the wound's other face.
Never be ashamed of a scar. It simply means you were stronger than whatever tried to hurt you.
Scar tissue has no character. It's not like skin. It doesn't show age or illness or pallor or tan. It has no pores, no hair, no wrinkles. It's like a slip cover. It shields and disguises what's beneath. That's why we grow it; we have something to hide.
Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.
Experience is the great teacher; unfortunately, experience leaves mental scars, and scar tissue contracts.
It has been said, 'time heals all wounds.' I do not agree. The wounds remain. In time, the mind, protecting its sanity, covers them with scar tissue and the pain lessens. Bet it is never gone.
When you start putting pen to paper, you see a side of your personal truth that doesn't otherwise reveal itself in conversation or thought.
I'm a catalyst for change. You can't be an outsider and be successful over 30 years without leaving a certain amount of scar tissue around the place.
Don't do anything by half. If you love someone, love them with all your soul.
Out of suffering have emerged the strangest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
And that's the wonderful thing about family travel: it provides you with experiences that will remain locked forever in the scar tissue of your mind.
It's funny how, even long after you've accepted the grief of losing someone you love and truly have gotten on with your life, every once in a while something comes up that plays "gotcha," and for a moment or two the scar tissue separates and the wound is raw again.
I had a few fibroids removed, and they left me with a Grand Canyon of scar tissue in my uterus. The doctors weren't sure I'd be able to reproduce. I was prepared for a rough road, and then out of nowhere we conceived.
Never be ashamed of a scar, It simply means you are stronger than whatever tried yo hurt you
I probably carry more scar tissue on my derrière than any other candidate-that's political scar tissue.
Every religion lies. Every moral precept is a delusion. Even the stars are a mirage. The truth is darkness, and the only thing that matters is making a statement before one enters it. Cutting the skin of the world and leaving a scar. That's all history is, after all: scar tissue.
If I do hit that rope and do a hop, skip and a jump and get up as high as I can, I'm just going to hold my breath, because I know i'm going to hear all kinds of scar tissue popping.
Relationships are like muscle tissue, the more they are engaged, the stronger and more valuable they become.
My back is so scar-tissued that you couldn't find a place to slip a knife.
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention.
Over time, the ghosts of things that happened start to turn distant;
once they've cut you a couple of million times, their edges blunt on your scar tissue, they wear thin. The ones that slice like razors forever are the ghosts of things that never got the chance to happen.
Be proud of every scar on your heart, each one holds a lifetime's worth of lessons.
End-stage liver disease refers to a liver that's failing, and a very high percentage of those livers are what we call cirrhotic, or the patient's liver has become cirrhotic, and what cirrhosis is, is the scarring of the liver tissue.
Half of life is up - the other half is dealing with it.
When I do think, ‘Man a f—cking motel room with a couple of thousand dollars worth of narcotics would do me right,’ I just look over at my dog and remember that Buster’s never seen me high.
I could feel his muscles tissues collapse under my force. It's ludicrous these mortals even attempt to enter my realm.
Forensics had taught her that scars left tissue much tougher than skin.
Chicago Cubs fans are ninety percent scar tissue.
like any Irish mother, I am scar tissue to the bone.
Scar Tissue is the only book Ive ever written when Ive felt completely toxic, ill.
That's what a conscience is made of, scar tissue .
.. Little strips and pieces of remorse sewn together year by year until they formed a distinctive pattern, a design for living.
I look at ordinary people in their suits, them with no scars, and I'm different.
I don't fit with them. I'm where everybody's got scar tissue on their eyes and got noses like saddles. I go to conventions of old fighters like me and I see the scar tissue and all them flat noses and it's beautiful. ... They talk like me, like they got rocks in their throats. Beautiful!
I had that in Sochi, then this year I got plantar fasciitis in my right foot.
That's what has been really bugging me. It's a lot of scar tissue on the bottom of my right foot and (I feel it) every time when I pick for a flip or a Lutz. But mostly when I land on it, I can feel it the most. It's still not healed, it's still bugging me here, but I'm doing what I can.
You dig deep beyond those scars and find that soft tissue again, and you massage and nurture it and bring it to life, little by little, through serving yourself well. I did it through hikes and vitamins and therapy and prayer and good friends.
I've solved the mystery: You have to submit silently.
Open up, let go. Let anything penetrate you, even the most painful things. Endure. Bear up. That's the magic key! The text comes by itself, and its meaning shakes the soul. You mustn't let scar tissue form on your wounds; you have to keep ripping them open in order to turn your insides into a marvelous instrument that is capable of anything. All this has its price.
We have the idea that our hearts, once broken, scar over with an indestructible tissue that prevents their ever breaking again in quite the same place.