1. 10

    Without health life is not life; it is only a state of langour and suffering - an image of death.

  2. 9

    The worst part a man can suffer is to have insight into much and power over nothing.

  3. 8

    We are never so defenseless against suffering as when we love, never so forlornly unhappy as when we have lost our love object or its love.

  4. 7

    Suffering is but another name for the teaching of experience, which is the parent of instruction and the schoolmaster of life.

  5. 6

    Seeing much, suffering much, and studying much, are the three pillars of learning.

  6. 5

    Although the world is full of suffering, it is full also of the overcoming of it.

  7. 4

    Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.

  8. 3

    If we can realize that life is always happening for us, not to us… game over, all the pain and suffering disappears.

  9. 2

    Anybody can sympathise with the sufferings of a friend, but it requires a very fine nature to sympathise with a friend's success.

  10. 1

    The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.

  1. image quote by Rumi

    Suffering is a gift. In it is hidden mercy. ― Rumi

  2. image quote by Dalai Lama

    Compassion is the wish to see other free from suffering.

  3. image quote by Khalil Gibran

    Out of suffering have emerged the strangest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.

  4. image quote by Elizabeth Gilbert

    I am choosing happiness over suffering. I'm making space for the unknown future to fill up my life with yet-to-come surprises.

  5. image quote by Buddha

    The root of suffering is attachment.