Speak not harshly to anyone. Those thus addressed will retort. Painful, indeed, is vindictive speech. Blows in exchange may bruise you.
If you can go through life without experiencing pain you probably haven’t been born yet.
- Neil Simon
Pain and beauty, our constant bedfellows.
- Nick Bantock
You’d think that silence would be peaceful. But really, it’s painful.
- David Levithan
Pain is sometimes the cost of a meaningful existence. I can handle that.
- Jeb Dickerson
The pain of the flesh is naught to that of the heart.
- Jacqueline Carey
Pain and joy are like light and darkness; they are two sides of the same medal. They are interdependent and inseparably connected to each other.
- Trinley Thaye Dorje
There’s nothing more painful than remembering something happy while you are distressed.
- Dante Alighieri
We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey.
- Kenji Miyazawa
To truly laugh, you must be able to take your pain and play with it.
- Charlie Chaplin