Sorrow Quotes

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The love that lasts the longest is the love that is never returned.
William Somerset Maugham
A sorrow's crown of sorrow is remembering happier times.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
The one who loves you will make you weep.
Argentine Proverb
Sorrow is one of the vibrations that prove the fact of living.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Tears are words the heart can't express.
Unknown Author
Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
There is something pleasurable in calm remembrance of a past sorrow.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Sorrow makes men sincere.
Henry Ward Beecher
Don't let your sorrow come higher than your knees
Swedish Proverb
Sorrows gather around great souls as storms do around mountains; but, like them, they break the storm and purify the air of the plain beneath them.
Jean Paul Richter
There can be no rainbow without a cloud and a storm.
J. H. Vincent
You cannot prevent the birds of sadness from passing over your head, but you can prevent their making a nest in your hair
Chinese Proverb
There is peace and rest and comfort in sorrow
Soren Kierkegaard
Sadness is but a wall between two gardens.
Kahlil Gibran
Sorrow makes us all children again.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The sorrowful dislike the happy, and the happy dislike the sorrowful.
Horace
The first pressure of sorrow crushes out from our hearts the best wine; afterwards the constant weight of it brings forth bitterness, the taste and strain from the lees of the vat.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Sorrow is like a precious treasure, shown only to friends.
African Proverb
Truly, it is in darkness that one finds the light, so when we are in sorrow, then this light is nearest of all to us.
Meister Eckhart
Sorrow breaks seasons and reposing hours, Makes the night morning, and the noontide night.
William Shakespeare


Joy's recollection is no longer joy,
While Sorrow's memory is a sorrow still.
Lord Byron
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
Steven Tyler
If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.
Chinese Proverb
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
Bob Marley
Sorrows are like thunderclouds - in the distance they look black, over our heads scarcely gray.
Jean Paul Richter
To be always fortunate, and to pass through life with a soul that has never known sorrow, is to be ignorant of one half of nature.
Seneca
He who has not looked on sorrow will never see joy.
Khalil Gibran
In this sad world of ours sorrow comes to all, and to the young it comes with bittered agony because it takes them unawares. The older have learned to expect it.
Abraham Lincoln
Shared sorrow is half sorrow.
Danish Proverb
All sorrows are bearable, if there is bread.
Miguel de Cervantes
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