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Grief at the absence of a loved one is happiness compared to life with a person one hates.
~ Jean de la BruyA¨re | ( French satiric moralist. ) | 1645-1696 | Grief
quotes Division : Satirists and Cynic   
     
Grief can take care of itself; but to get the full value of a joy you must have someone to divide it with.
~ Mark Twain | (American Humorist and Educator ) | 1835 - 1910 | Grief
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     
Grief fills the room up of my absent child, lies in his bed, walks up and down with me, puts on his pretty looks, repeats his words.
~ William Shakespeare | ( British poet and playwright. ) | 1564-1616 | Grief
quotes Division : Playwrights   
     
Grief is the agony of an instant. The indulgence of grief the blunder of a life.
~ Benjamin Disraeli | ( British politician and author. ) | 1804-1881 | Grief
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     
I tell you, hopeless grief is passionless.
~ Elizabeth Barrett Browning | ( British poet. ) | 1806-1861 | Grief
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
In all the silent manliness of grief.
~ Oliver Goldsmith | ( Irish writer ) | 1728-1774 | Grief
quotes Division : Irish writers   
     
In struggling against anguish one never produces serenity; the struggle against anguish only produces new forms of anguish.
~ Simone Weil | ( French Philosopher ) | 1910-1943 | Grief
quotes Division : French Philosophers   
     
No one can keep his grieves in their prime; they use themselves up.
~ Emil Cioran | (Romanian philosopher and essayist. ) | 1911-1995 | Grief
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
No one ever told me that grief felt so like fear.
~ C. S. Lewis | ( Irish author and scholar. ) | 1898-1963 | Grief
quotes Division : Irish writers   
     
Nothing becomes so offensive so quickly as grief. When fresh it finds someone to console it, but when it becomes chronic, it is ridiculed, and rightly.
~ Lucius Annaeus Seneca | ( Roman philosopher and playwright. ) | 4 BC-65 | Grief
quotes Division : Ancient Romans   
     
Our trials, our sorrows, and our grieves develop us...
~ Orison Swett Marden | ( American author and founder of Success magazine. ) | 1850-1924 | Grief
quotes Division : Economists and Business   
     
Patch grief with proverbs.
~ William Shakespeare | ( British poet and playwright. ) | 1564-1616 | Grief
quotes Division : Playwrights   
     
She was no longer wrestling with the grief, but could sit down with it as a lasting companion and make it a sharer in her thoughts.
~ George Eliot | ( British writer. ) | 1819-1880 | Grief
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     
Sorrow is the great idealizer.
~ James Russell Lowell | (American poet, critic and editor. ) | 1819-1891 | Grief
quotes Division : Critics   
     
The display of grief makes more demands than grief itself. How few men are sad in their own company.
~ Lucius Annaeus Seneca | ( Roman philosopher and playwright. ) | 4 BC-65 | Grief
quotes Division : Ancient Romans   
     
There is not grief that does not speak.
~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow | ( U.S. poet. ) | 1807-1882 | Grief
quotes Division : American poets   
     
Time takes away the grief of men.
~ Desiderius Erasmus | ( Dutch humanist and theologian. ) | 1466-1536 | Grief
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
Well has it been said that there is no grief like the grief which does not speak.
~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow | ( U.S. poet. ) | 1807-1882 | Grief
quotes Division : American poets   
     
What right have I to grieve, who have not ceased to wonder?
~ Henry David Thoreau | ( American naturalist ) | 1817-1862 | Grief
quotes Division : Naturalists   
     
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
~ Samuel Johnson | ( British author. ) | 1709-1784 | Grief
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     
While grief is fresh, every attempt to divert only irritates. You must wait till grief be digested, and then amusement will dissipate the remains of it.
~ Samuel Johnson | ( British author. ) | 1709-1784 | Grief
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     

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