Suffering Proverbs

By | February 14, 2016

Sayings about Suffering

He, who stands by his point of view, must be ready to suffer hunger. ~ Yiddish Proverb

Who suffers from love, feels no pain. ~ Italian Proverbs

What matter if I suffer, if only my neighbor suffers too. ~ Swedish Proverbs

God does not love those who have not suffered. ~ Croatian Proverbs

When a king makes a mistake, all the people suffer. ~ Chinese Proverb

He, who cannot suffer discomfort, will not be called for important things. ~ Chinese Proverb

When the head does not work, the legs suffer. ~ Romanian Proverbs

If you want your children to enjoy a quiet life let them suffer a little hunger and a little cold. ~ Chinese Proverb

When you are rich you suffer in a more comfortable way. ~ French Proverb

Hard heads suffer much. ~ Albanian Proverbs

If God wants people to suffer, he sends them too much understanding. ~ Yiddish Proverbs

The main thing is that we can smile at our duties — yes even at our suffering. ~ Chinese Proverb

We must learn from life how to suffer it. ~ French Proverb

He, who fears to suffer, suffers from fear. ~ Traditional Proverb

Only through suffering and sorrow do we acquire the wisdom not found in books. ~ Japanese Proverbs

You have to suffer a lot or die young. ~ Portuguese Proverbs

Think late, suffer soon. ~ Traditional Proverb

Quotations about Suffering

Saying about Suffering

You will suffer and you will have hurt. You will have joy and you will have peace. ~ Alison Cheek

Men must try and try again. They must suffer the consequences of their own mistakes and learn by their own failures and their own successes. ~ Lawson Purdy

To succeed in life one must have determination and must be prepared to suffer during the process. If one isn’t prepared to suffer during adversities, I don’t really see how he can be successful. ~ Gary Player

To try and fail is at least to learn. To fail to try is to suffer the loss of what might have been. ~ Benjamin Franklin

Surfing is the most blissful experience you can have on this planet, a taste of heaven. ~ John McCarthy

About the only difference between the poor and the rich, is this, the poor suffer misery, while the rich have to enjoy it. ~ Henry Wheeler Shaw

We have resolved to endure the unendurable and suffer what is insufferable. ~ Source Unknown

Better to suffer than to die. ~ Jean De La Fontaine

It is not suffering as such that is most deeply feared but suffering that degrades. ~ Susan Sontag

People of Wealth and the so called upper class suffer the most from boredom. ~ Arthur Schopenhauer

It requires more courage to suffer than to die. ~ Napoleon Bonaparte

When it becomes more difficult to suffer than change — then you will change. ~ Source Unknown

You do not have to suffer to be a poet. Adolescence is enough suffering for anyone. ~ John Ciardi

Suffering can become a means to greater love and greater generosity. ~ Mother Teresa

I can sympathize with everything, except suffering. ~ Oscar Wilde

Fear causes hesitation, and hesitation will cause your worst fears to come true. ~ Patrick Swayze

Wisdom comes alone through suffering. ~ Aeschylus

Most American children suffer too much mother and too little father. ~ Gloria Steinem

Life is truly known only to those who suffer, lose, endure adversity and stumble from defeat to defeat. ~ Ryszard Kapuscinski

Everyone will experience the consequences of his own acts. If his acts are right, he’ll get good consequences; if they’re not, he’ll suffer for it. ~ Harry Browne

When a good man is hurt all who would be called good must suffer with him. ~ Euripides

We are one; after all, you and I. Together we suffer, together exist, and forever will recreate each other. ~ Pierre Teilhard De Chardin

Suffering is the ancient law of love; there is no quest without pain; there is no lover who is not also a martyr. ~ Heinrich Suso

So long as little children are allowed to suffer, there is no true love in this world. ~ Isadora Duncan

You never suffer from a money problem; you always suffer from an idea problem. ~ Robert H. Schuller

We are healed of a suffering only by experiencing it in full. ~ Marcel Proust

Who will not suffer labor in this world, let him not be born. ~ John Florio

Thank God for a few free waves. ~ Miki Dora

The tragedy of life is not so much what men suffer, but rather what they miss. ~ Thomas Carlyle

Yesterday I lived, today I suffer, tomorrow I die; but I still think fondly, today and tomorrow, of yesterday. ~ Gotthold Lessing

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