Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward.
Memories have to be our most painful blessing.
Waiting is painful. Forgetting is painful. But not knowing which to do is the worse kind of suffering.
The most painful thing is losing yourself in the process of loving someone too much, and forgetting that you are special too.
Through humor, you can soften some of the worst blows that life delivers. And once you find laughter, no matter how painful your situation might be, you can survive it.
I live in that solitude which is painful in youth, but delicious in the years of maturity.
If most of us remain ignorant of ourselves, it is because self-knowledge is painful and we prefer the pleasures of illusion.
The sacrifice which causes sorrow to the doer of the sacrifice is no sacrifice. Real sacrifice lightens the mind of the doer and gives him a sense of peace and joy. The Buddha gave up the pleasures of life because they had become painful to him.
I don’t want normal and easy and simple. I want painful, difficult, devastating, life-changing, extraordinary love.
There is a saying in Tibetan, 'Tragedy should be utilized as a source of strength.' No matter what sort of difficulties, how painful experience is, if we lose our hope, that's our real disaster.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
Guilt is perhaps the most painful companion of death.
Writing a book is a horrible, exhausting struggle, like a long bout of some painful illness.
The marks humans leave are too often scars.
And ever has it been known that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.
It is as painful perhaps to be awakened from a vision as to be born.
Through humor, you can soften some of the worst blows that life delivers.
Numbing the pain for a while will make it worse when you finally feel it.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
Mistakes are painful when they happen, but years later a collection of mistakes is what is called experience.
In science it often happens that scientists say, "You know that's a really good argument; my position is mistaken..."
Forgiveness is not always easy. At times, it feels more painful than the wound we suffered, to forgive the one that inflicted it. And yet, there is no peace without forgiveness.
Life is about change, sometimes it's painful, sometimes it's beautiful, but most of the time it's both.
Do not consider painful what is good for you.
Writing a book is a horrible, exhausting struggle, like a long bout with some painful illness. One would never undertake such a thing if one were not driven on by some demon whom one can neither resist nor understand.
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