Grief is the price we pay for love.

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

Grief is a normal and natural response to loss.

It is originally an unlearned feeling process. Keeping grief inside increases your pain.

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.

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

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

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


Autumn wins you best by this its mute appeal to sympathy for its decay.

Pity cost nothing and ain't worth nothing.

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

Sympathy is two hearts tugging at one load.

Sympathy is the first condition of criticism.

Is there anything more dangerous than sympathetic understanding?

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

Both tears and sweat are salty, but they render a different result.

Tears will get you sympathy; sweat will get you change.

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.

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

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

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

Children need guidance and sympathy far more than instruction.

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

There is nothing sweeter than to be sympathized with.

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

The more sympathy you give, the less you need.

The writer must be universal in sympathy and an outcast by nature; only then can he see clearly.

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

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

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

Nothing will bring American sympathy along with us so much as American blood shed in the field.

At the same time, as social beings, we are moved in the relations with our fellow beings by such feelings as sympathy, pride, hate, need for power, pity, and so on.

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

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

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

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

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

Pity is for living, envy is for dead.

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

Sympathy for victims is always counter-balanced by an equal and opposite feeling of resentment towards them.

The modern sympathy with invalids is morbid.

Illness of any kind is hardly a thing to be encouraged in others.

It is in our faults and failings, not in our virtues, that we touch each other, and find sympathy. It is in our follies that we are one.

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

Pity and friendship are two passions incompatible with each other.

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.

How come every other organ in your body can get sick and you get sympathy, except the brain?

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.

Children, even infants, are capable of sympathy.

But only after adolescence are we capable of compassion.

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

Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction.

Those who weep recover more quickly than those who smile.

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

No one has yet realized the wealth of sympathy, the kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child. The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure.

The secret of language is the secret of sympathy and its full charm is possible only to the gentle.