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It is better to die than to preserve this life by incurring disgrace The loss of life causes but a moment's grief, but disgrace brings grief every day of one's life. (Quote by - Chanakya)

Compare your griefs with other men's and they will seem less. (Quote by - Spanish Proverb)

My heart burnt within me with indignation and grief; we could think of nothing else All night long we had only snatches of sleep, waking up perpetually to the sense of a great shock and grief Every one is feeling the same I never knew so universal a feeling. (Quote by - Elizabeth Gaskell)

On me, on me Time and change can heap no more! The painful past with blighting grief Hath left my heart a withered leaf. Time and change can do no more. (Quote by - Richard Hengist Horne)

The hopeless grief of those poor colored people affected me more than almost anything else. (Quote by - Gideon Welles)

I am certain that I speak on behalf of my entire nation when I say: September 11th we are all Americans - in grief, as in defiance. (Quote by - Benjamin Netanyahu)

Waste not fresh tears over old griefs. (Quote by - Euripides)

Tearless grief bleeds inwardly. (Quote by - Christian Nestell Bovee)

Loss is nothing else but change, and change is Nature's delight. (Quote by - Marcus Aurelius)

And now, once again, I bid my hideous progeny go forth and prosper I have an affection for it, for it was the offspring of happy days, when death and grief were but words, which found no true echo in my heart. (Quote by - Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley)

After an eternity of seeking the sudden threshold of seeing and finding leaves one filled with a strange paradox of ecstasy and grief I was born to see. (Quote by - Joy Page)

There are as many nights as days, and the one is just as long as the other in the year's course. Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word 'happy' would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. (Quote by - Carl Jung)

No one ever told me that grief felt so like fear. (Quote by - C S Lewis)

This grief is crowned with consolation, you old smock brings forth a new petticoat, and indeed the tears live in an onion that should water this sorrow. (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

To spare oneself from grief at all cost can be achieved only at the price of total detachment, which excludes the ability to experience happiness. (Quote by - Erich Fromm)

Do not be daunted by the enormity of the world's grief. Do justly, now. Love mercy, now. Walk humbly, now. You are not obligated to complete the work, but neither are you free to abandon it. (Quote by - Talmud)

Grief tears his heart, and drives him to and fro, In all the raging impotence of woe. (Quote by - Homer)

Grief and sadness knits two hearts in closer bonds than happiness ever can; and common sufferings are far stronger than common joys. (Quote by - Alphonse de Lamartine)

Grief is the agony of an instant The indulgence of grief the blunder of a life. (Quote by - Benjamin Disraeli)

There is a solemn luxury in grief. (Quote by - William Mason)

Part of every misery is, so to speak, the misery's shadow or reflection: the fact that you don't merely suffer but have to keep on thinking about the fact that you suffe I not only live each endless day in grief, but live each day thinking about living each day in grief. (Quote by - C S Lewis)

Grief knits two hearts in closer bonds than happiness ever can; and common sufferings are far stronger links than common joys. (Quote by - Alphonse De Lamartine)

Politicians talk in generalities and lies, and I think they've caused all our grief They're so awful, they're really funny I hate thinking this because my dad loved politics. (Quote by - Paul Lynde)

While grief is fresh, every attempt to divert only irritates. You must wait till it be digested, and then amusement will dissipate the remains of it. (Quote by - Samuel Johnson)

Give sorrow words. The grief that does not speak whispers the o'er-fraught heart, and bids it break. (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

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