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When you can't look on the bright side I will sit with you in the dark.

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I think people who vibrate at the same frequency, vibrate toward each other. They call it, in science, sympathetic vibrations. ⏤ Erykah Badu

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Grief is the price we pay for love.

Elizabeth II, royalty

Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength.

Corrie Ten Boom, author

Grief is a normal and natural response to loss. It is originally an unlearned feeling process. Keeping grief inside increases your pain.

Anne Grant, poet

Almost all of our sorrows spring out of our relations with other people.

Arthur Schopenhauer, philosopher

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,

It is foolish to tear one's hair in grief, as though sorrow would be made less with baldness.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

Pity cost nothing and ain't worth nothing.

Josh Billings, comedian

Life has never been easy. Nor is it meant to be. It is a matter of being joyous in the face of sorrow.

Dirk Benedict, actor

Sympathy is two hearts tugging at one load.

Charles H. Parkhurst,

Sympathy is the first condition of criticism.

Henri Frederic Amiel, philosopher

Is there anything more dangerous than sympathetic understanding?

Pablo Picasso, painter

It appears to be a law that you cannot have a deep sympathy with both man and nature.

Henry David Thoreau, author

Sorrow is so easy to express and yet so hard to tell.

Joni Mitchell, musician

We pity in others only the those evils which we ourselves have experienced.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau, philosopher

Pity those who nature abuses; never those who abuse nature.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan, playwright

There is nothing sweeter than to be sympathized with.

George Santayana, philosopher

No man needs sympathy because he has to work. Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.

Theodore Roosevelt, president

Sympathetic people often don't communicate well, they back reflected images which hide their own depths.

George Eliot, author

Seldom in the business and transactions of ordinary life, do we find the sympathy we want.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer

Never allow your own sorrow to absorb you, but seek out another to console, and you will find consolation.

J. C. Macaulay,

And whoever walks a furlong without sympathy walks to his own funeral drest in his shroud.

Walt Whitman, poet

Sympathizing and selfish people are alike, both given to tears.

Leigh Hunt, poet

If we wait until our lives are free from sorrow or difficulty, then we wait forever. And miss the entire point.

Dirk Benedict, actor

Pity is for living, envy is for dead.

Mark Twain, author

Women have no sympathy and my experience of women is almost as large as Europe.

Florence Nightingale, activist

Can I see another's woe, and not be in sorrow too? Can I see another's grief, and not seek for kind relief?

William Blake, poet

Strengthen me by sympathizing with my strength, not my weakness.

Amos Bronson Alcott, educator

A tear dries quickly when it is shed for troubles of others.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

All sympathy not consistent with acknowledged virtue is but disguised selfishness.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge, poet

Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.

Mother Theresa, saint

Those who weep recover more quickly than those who smile.

Jean Giraudoux, dramatist

Pity and friendship are two passions incompatible with each other.

Oliver Goldsmith, poet

Women ought to feel a peculiar sympathy in the colored man's wrong, for, like him, she has been accused of mental inferiority, and denied the privileges of a liberal education.

Angelina Grimke, activist

If you're looking for sympathy you'll find it between shit and syphilis in the dictionary.

David Sedaris, writer

Great grief does not of itself put an end to itself.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca, statesman

Nobody can tell what I suffer! But it is always so. Those who do not complain are never pitied.

Jane Austen, writer

Children, even infants, are capable of sympathy. But only after adolescence are we capable of compassion.

Louise J. Kaplan,

Love and death are the two great hinges on which all human sympathies turn.

B. R. Hayden, poet

You are 27 or 28 right? It is very tough to live at that age. When nothing is sure. I have sympathy with you.

Haruki Murakami, writer

Pity is a thing often vowed, seldom felt; hatred is a thing often felt, seldom avowed.

Charles Caleb Colton, writer

To desire and expect nothing for oneself and to have profound sympathy for others is genuine holiness.

Ivan Turgenev, novelist

Soft pity enters an iron gate.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction.

Anne Sullivan, educator

To love with the spirit is to pity, and he who pities most loves most.

Miguel de Unamuno, educator

If you suppress grief too much, it can well redouble.

Moliere, playwright

Pity makes the world soft to the weak and noble to the strong.

Sir Edwin Arnold,

The heart forgets its sorrow and ache.

James Russell Lowell, poet

Sympathy is something that shouldn't be bestowed upon the Yankees. Apparently it angers them.

Bob Feller, athlete

I feel sympathy for the working class lad. I've always championed about ticket prices and try to equate that to people's salaries.

Alex Ferguson, coach

More helpful than all wisdom is one draught of simple human pity that will not forsake us.

George Eliot, author

Excess of grief for the dead is madness; for it is an injury to the living, and the dead know it not.

Xenophon, soldier

The delicate and infirm go for sympathy, not to the well and buoyant, but to those who have suffered like themselves.

Catharine Esther Beecher,

Self-pity comes so naturally to all of us. The most solid happiness can be shaken by the compassion of a fool.

Andre Maurois, writer

The professional must learn to be moved and touched emotionally, yet at the same time stand back objectively: I've seen a lot of damage done by tea and sympathy.

Anthony Storr, author

Those who would make us feel, must feel themselves.

Randolph Churchill, journalist

When Man evolved Pity, he did a queer thing -- deprived himself of the power of living life as it is without wishing it to become something different.

John Galsworthy, author

I have sometimes been wildly, despairingly, acutely miserable, racked with sorrow, but through it all I still know quite certainly that just to be alive is a grand thing.

Agatha Christie, writer

Pity is treason.

Maximilien Robespierre, leader

Men are often biased in their judgment on account of their sympathy and their interests.

George William Norris, politician

We must not permit our respect for the dead or our sympathy for the living to lead us into an act of injustice to the balance of the living.

Davy Crockett, explorer

Sympathy is a supporting atmosphere, and in it we unfold easily and well.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

God put self-pity by the side of despair like the cure by the side of the disease.

Albert Camus, philosopher

I have a lot of sympathy for young people because I realize how disturbed I was. How would I deal with life in the future? What would I do for a living?

Clyde Tombaugh, scientist

We were united not only by political respect for each other, but also by deep mutual sympathy as people.

Helmut Kohl, politician

Reserved people often really need the frank discussion of their sentiments and griefs more than the expansive.

Charlotte Bronte, novelist

Staying married may have long-term benefits. You can elicit much more sympathy from friends over a bad marriage than you ever can from a good divorce.

P. J. O'Rourke, comedian

If there was less sympathy in the world, there would be less trouble in the world.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

I have to have a character worth caring about. I tend not to start writing books about people I don't have a lot of sympathy for because I'm just going to be with them too long.

Richard Russo, novelist

Sympathy with joy intensifies the sum of sympathy in the world, sympathy with pain does not really diminish the amount of pain.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

One cannot weep for the entire world, it is beyond human strength. One must choose.

Jean Anouilh, playwright

I didn't go to university. Didn't even finish A-levels. But I have sympathy for those who did.

Terry Prachett, author

Pity may represent little more than the impersonal concern which prompts the mailing of a check, but true sympathy is the personal concern which demands the giving of one's soul.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

I'm not looking for sympathy at all.

Arnold Schwarzenegger, actor

Unable are the loved to die, for love is immortality.

Emily Dickinson, poet

The Nazi movement is in many respects one which has my warmest sympathy.

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.

Henry Rollins, musician

There is no grief like the grief that does not speak.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, poet

Grief changes shape, but it never ends.

Keanu Reeves, actor

There is something terribly morbid in the modern sympathy with pain. One should sympathise with the colour, the beauty, the joy of life. The less said about life's sores the better.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

Sorrow is a fruit. God does not make it grow on limbs too weak to bear it.

Victor Hugo, author

Come away, O human child: To the waters and the wild with a fairy, hand in hand, For the world's more full of weeping than you can understand.

William Butler Yeats, poet

Not without hope we suffer and we mourn.

William Wordsworth, poet

Interest does not tie nations together; it sometimes separates them. But sympathy and understanding does unite them.

Woodrow Wilson, president

To all those who have suffered as a consequence of our troubled past I extend my sincere thoughts and deep sympathy. With the benefit of historical hindsight we can all see things which we would wish had been done differently or not at all.

Elizabeth II, royalty

Our trials, our sorrows, and our grieves develop us.

Orison Swett Marden, writer

Sorrow can be alleviated by good sleep, a bath and a glass of wine.

Thomas Aquinas, theologian

More negatives write than call. It's a cheap shot for me to go on the air with the critical letters or E-mail I get because the reaction of the listeners is always an instantaneous expression of sympathy for me and contempt for the poor critic.

John Hall,

If men and women are to understand each other, to enter into each other's nature with mutual sympathy, and to become capable of genuine comradeship, the foundation must be laid in youth.

Havelock Ellis, psychologist

There's no greater way to gain an audience's sympathy than by being unfortunate.

Seth Green, actor

It's no good being nice and young and naive. There's no good in that at all. You've got to do it all yourself, and you've gotta learn quick. And you can't look for sympathy either.

Johnny Rotten, musician

None of us can choose where we shall love...

Susan Kay,

one thing I don’t need is any more apologies i got sorry greetin me at my front door you can keep yrs i don’t know what to do wit em they don’t open doors or bring the sun back they don’t make me happy or get a mornin paper didn’t nobody stop usin my tears to wash cars cuz a sorry.

Ntozake Shange,

September 11th was a moment when America had the sympathy of the world.

Tom Ford, designer

I have sympathy for young people, for their growing pains, but I balk when these growing pains are pushed into the foreground, when you make these young people the only vehicles of life's wisdom.

Wislawa Szymborska, poet

You don't go around grieving all the time, but the grief is still there and always will be.

Nigella Lawson, journalist

A person who has sympathy for mankind in the lump, faith in its future progress, and desire to serve the great cause of this progress, should be called not a humanist, but a humanitarian, and his creed may be designated as humanitarianism.

Irving Babbitt, critic

The humanitarian lays stress almost solely upon breadth of knowledge and sympathy.

Irving Babbitt, critic

The true humanist maintains a just balance between sympathy and selection.

Irving Babbitt, critic

I'm in total sympathy with Dick Smith's sentiments; I only wish there were grounds for saying we Australians would never tolerate such appalling treatment of refugees being carried out in our name.

Hugh Mackay, scientist

Motherhood is at its best when the tender chords of sympathy have been touched.

Paul Harris, entertainer

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