World Of Quotes

Quotes, Sayings, and Proverbs
 Grief Quotes, Quotations, and Sayings
53 Grief Quotes

I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge - myth is more potent than history - dreams are more powerful than facts - hope always triumphs over experience - laughter is the cure for grief - love is stronger than death

Robert Fulghum Quotes

5 out of 5 stars
1 votes

Why wilt thou add to all the griefs I suffer Imaginary ills, and fancy'd tortures?

Joseph Addison Quotes , Source: Cato (act IV, sc. 1)

5 out of 5 stars
1 votes

Let me moderate our sorrows. The grief of a man should not exceed proper bounds, but be in proportion to the blow he has received. [Lat., Ponamus nimios gemitus: flagrantior aequo Non debet dolor esse viri, nec vulnere major.]

Juvenal (Decimus Junius Juvenal) Quotes , Source: Satires (XIII, 11)

5 out of 5 stars
1 votes

Seeing death as the end of life is like seeing the horizon as the end of the ocean. -David Searls.

David Searls Quotes

5 out of 5 stars
1 votes

My grief lies all within, And these external manners of lament Are merely shadows to the unseen grief That swells with silence in the tortured soul

William Shakespeare Quotes

4 out of 5 stars
3 votes

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.

Richard Hengist Horne Quotes , Source: Dirge

4 out of 5 stars
1 votes

The only cure for grief is action.

George Henry Lewes Quotes , Source: The Spanish Drama--Life of Lope De Vega (ch. II)

4 out of 5 stars
1 votes

Grief is the agony of an instant; the indulgence of grief the blunder of a life.

Benjamin Disraeli Quotes

3 out of 5 stars
2 votes

Those things that hurt, instruct.

Benjamin Franklin Quotes

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

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

Erich Fromm Quotes

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

Tears are the silent language of grief

Voltaire Quotes

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

One joy shatters a hundred griefs

Chinese Proverbs Quotes

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

The risk of love is loss, and the price of loss is grief -But the pain of griefIs only a shadowWhen compared with the painOf never risking love.

Hilary Stanton Zunin Quotes

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

Tearless grief bleeds inwardly.

Christian Nevell Bovee Quotes

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

There is no grief like the grief that does not speak

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Quotes

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

He that conceals his grief finds no remedy for it

Turkish Proverb Quotes

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

There is no pain so great as the memory of joy in present grief.

Joseph Addison Quotes , Source: Cato (act IV, sc. 1)

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

O, brothers! let us leave the shame and sin Of taking vainly in a plaintive mood, The holy name of Grief--holy herein, That, by the grief of One, came all our good.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning Quotes , Source: Sonnets--Exaggeration

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

Thank God, bless God, all ye who suffer not More grief than ye can weep for. That is well-- That is light grieving!

Elizabeth Barrett Browning Quotes , Source: Tears

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

There is no grief which time does not lessen and soften. [Lat., Nullus dolor est quem non longinquitas temporis minuat ac molliat.]

Cicero (Marcus Tullius Cicero) Quotes , Source: Epistles (IV, 5)

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

Were floods of tears to be unloosed In tribute to my grief, The doves of Noah ne'er had roost Nor found an olive-leaf.

Cicero (Marcus Tullius Cicero) Quotes , Source: Epistles (IV, 5)

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

In all the silent manliness of grief.

Oliver Goldsmith Quotes , Source: The Deserted Village (l. 384)

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

Grief tears his heart, and drives him to and fro, In all the raging impotence of woe.

Homer ("Smyrns of Chios") Quotes , Source: The Iliad (bk. XXII, l. 526), (Pope's translation)

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

What impropriety or limit can there be in our grief for a man so beloved? [Lat., Quis desiderio sit pudor aut modus Tam cari capitis?]

Horace (Quintus Horatius Flaccus) Quotes , Source: Carmina (I, 24, 1)

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

Oh, well has it been said, that there is no grief like the grief which does not speak!

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Quotes , Source: Hyperion (bk. II, ch. II)

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes