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What are the best wretched quotes?

We've gathered this hand-picked list of quotes to show you what is wretched!

Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity Plato, Isaac Disraeli or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous wretched quote.

He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it. — Plato

It is a wretched taste to be gratified with mediocrity when the excellent lies before us. — Isaac Disraeli

Our wretched species is so made that those who walk on the well-trodden path always throw stones at those who are showing a new road. — Voltaire

There are no greater wretches in the world than many of those whom people in general take to be happy. — Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder

Nothing is so wretched or foolish as to anticipate misfortunes. What madness is it to be expecting evil before it comes. — Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder

It is a wretched thing to live on the fame of others. — Juvenal

Hope is the best possession. None are completely wretched but those who are without hope. Few are reduced so low as that. — William Hazlitt

We see many who are struggling against adversity who are happy, and more although abounding in wealth, who are wretched. — Tacitus