The function of socialism is to raise suffering to a higher level.
Those who reproach injustice do so because they are afraid not of doing it but of suffering it.
Even in reaching for the beautiful there is beauty, and also in suffering whatever it is that one suffers en route.
To suffer the penalty of too much haste, which is too little speed.
Then not only custom, but also nature affirms that to do is more disgraceful than to suffer injustice, and that justice is equality.
To do injustice is more disgraceful than to suffer it.
The only thing worse than suffering an injustice is committing an injustice.
Injustice is censured because the censures are afraid of suffering, and not from any fear which they have of doing injustice.
A real dog, beloved and therefore pampered by his mistress, is a lamentable spectacle. He suffers from fatty degeneration of his moral being.
The pitfall of the feminist is the belief that the interests of men and women can ever be severed; that what brings sufferings to the one can leave the other unscathed.
The American spirit is stronger than stone and mortar, tougher than steel and glass, and more enduring than any pain or suffering that can be inflicted on our national conscience.
As a Christian, part of my obligation is to alleviate suffering. Explicit recognition of that in the Methodist tradition is one reason I'm comfortable in this church.
I did not pray for any relief, but I prayed for strength to suffer with courage, humility and love.
It matters not to me what I do, or what I suffer, so long as I abide loveingly united to God's will - that is my whole business.
Jews don't drink much because it interferes with their suffering.
There are times when sorrow seems to me to be the only truth.
Clergymen and people who use phrases without wisdom sometimes talk of suffering as a mystery. It is really a revelation.
Misfortunes one can endure--they come from outside, they are accidents. But to suffer for one's own faults--ah!--there is the sting of life.
There is nothing that stirs in the whole world of thought to which sorrow does not vibrate in terrible and exquisite pulsation.
Suffering is one very long moment. We cannot divide it by seasons.
I am sorry my life is so marred and maimed by extravagance. But I cannot live otherwise. I, at any rate, pay the penalty of suffering.
Anybody can sympathise with all the sufferings of the pal, nevertheless it involves an extremely great mother nature to sympathise by using a friend's achievement.
Now it seems to me that love of some kind is the only possible explanation of the extraordinary amount of suffering that there is in the world.
It is much more easy to have sympathy with suffering than it is to have sympathy with thought.
The burden of this world is too great for one man to bear, and the world’s sorrow too heavy for one heart to suffer.
Dear little Swallow,’ said the Prince, ‘you tell me of marvelous things, but more marvelous than anything is the suffering of men and of women. There is no Mystery so great as Misery.
I am from the poor people; I represent the poor people. I like workers. I like people that suffer because these people have a different approach to life from the people that have everything and don't know what suffering is.
I rarely use the internet for research, as I find the process cumbersome and detestable. The information gained is often untrustworthy and couched in execrable prose. It is unpleasant to sit in front of a twitching screen suffering assault by virus, power outage, sluggish searches, system crashes and the lack of direct human discourse.
If you suffer from depression, anything that makes you feel has to the most important thing in your life, because it's the only thing that can save you.
Beyond the shadow of a doubt, food was more important than a woman's suffering.