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I, schooled in misery, know many purifying rites, and I know where speech is proper and where silence.

Tags: Silence, Speech  ✍ Author: Sade Adu

Let other pens dwell on guilt and misery.

Tags: Dwell, Guilt  ✍ Author: Jane Austen

Misery no longer loves company. Nowadays it insists on it.

Tags: Company, Longer  ✍ Author: Russell Baker

Certainly I have no attraction to misery. I don't intentionally go for dark.

Tags: Attraction, Dark  ✍ Author: Christian Bale

Happiness: an agreeable sensation arising from contemplating the misery of another.

Tags: Another, Happiness  ✍ Author: Ambrose Bierce

Those who weep for the happy periods which they encounter in history acknowledge what they want; not the alleviation but the silencing of misery.

Tags: Happy, History  ✍ Author: Albert Camus

I don't think we can be entirely happy seeing such misery around us.

Tags: Happy, Seeing  ✍ Author: Eric Cantona

I've led this empty life for over forty years and now I can pass that heritage on and ensure that the misery will continue for at least one more generation.

Tags: Generation, Life  ✍ Author: Larry David

Hype is the awkward and desperate attempt to convince journalists that what you've made is worth the misery of having to review it.

Tags: Desperate, Worth  ✍ Author: Federico Fellini

I don't think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains.

Tags: Beauty, Remains  ✍ Author: Anne Frank

The misery in war-torn Afghanistan is reminiscent of images from the Thirty Years' War.

Tags: Images, War  ✍ Author: Jurgen Habermas

Misery is a match that never goes out.

Tags: Goes, Match  ✍ Author: Thomas Huxley

Depend upon it that if a man talks of his misfortunes there is something in them that is not disagreeable to him; for where there is nothing but pure misery there never is any recourse to the mention of it.

Tags: Him, Pure  ✍ Author: Samuel Johnson

It's been a misery for me, living with Christine Keeler.

Tags: Christine, Living  ✍ Author: Christine Keeler

There is winning and there is misery.

Tags: Winning  ✍ Author: Bill Parcells

You know, the camera is not meant just to show misery.

Tags: Camera, Show  ✍ Author: Gordon Parks

One does not kill oneself for love of a woman, but because love - any love - reveals us in our nakedness, our misery, our vulnerability, our nothingness.

Tags: Love, Woman  ✍ Author: Cesare Pavese

The prosperous can not easily form a right idea of misery.

Tags: Idea, Prosperous  ✍ Author: Sean Quinn

Misery is the company of lawsuits.

Tags: Company, Legal  ✍ Author: Lily Rabe

Thank the Gods! My misery exceeds all my hopes!

Tags: Gods, Thank  ✍ Author: Jean Racine

Misery loves company.

Tags: Company, Loves  ✍ Author: John Ray

Extreme hopes are born from extreme misery.

Tags: Born, Hopes  ✍ Author: Bertrand Russell
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With the introduction of agriculture mankind entered upon a long period of meanness, misery, and madness, from which they are only now being freed by the beneficent operation of the machine.

Tags: Madness, Mankind  ✍ Author: Bertrand Russell

If misery loves company, misery has company enough.

Tags: Company, Enough  ✍ Author: Henry David Thoreau

This hunger for profits causes great misery for the people.

Tags: Great, Hunger  ✍ Author: Walter Ulbricht

He who has not the spirit of this age, has all the misery of it.

Tags: Age, Spirit  ✍ Author: Voltaire

People in misery is what most important in art.

Tags: Art  ✍ Author: Zhang Yimou

Resolve to be thyself: and know that he who finds himself, loses his misery.

Tags: Himself, Resolve  ✍ Author: Matthew Arnold

The final causes, then, of compassion are to prevent and to relieve misery.

Tags: Compassion, Final  ✍ Author: Joseph Butler

I, like most of my friends, couldn't believe I bought a mountain called Misery Mountain, because it was so appropriate.

Tags: Friends, Mountain  ✍ Author: Caleb Carr

It is by attempting to reach the top in a single leap that so much misery is produced in the world.

Tags: Single, Top  ✍ Author: William Cobbett

I have always considered that choosing a companion for life was a very important affair and that my happyness or misery in this life depended on the choice.

Tags: Choice, Life  ✍ Author: Ezra Cornell

Ignorance is the primary source of all misery and vice.

Tags: Ignorance, Source  ✍ Author: Victor Cousin

There's so much light in Broughty Ferry. I think the humour in Glasgow is darker, because it's much more gloomy, there's a perpetual misery there.

Tags: Humour, Light  ✍ Author: Archibald Cox

The rare pleasure of being seen for what one is, compensates for the misery of being it.

Tags: Pleasure, Seen  ✍ Author: Margaret Drabble

The supposed great misery of our century is the lack of time.

Tags: Great, Time  ✍ Author: John Fowles

Our sympathy is cold to the relation of distant misery.

Tags: Cold, Sympathy  ✍ Author: Edward Gibbon

We can never flee the misery that is within us.

Tags: Flee, Within  ✍ Author: Jeff Goldblum

Misery is a communicable disease.

Tags: Disease  ✍ Author: Martha Graham

He gave to misery (all he had) a tear.

Tags: Gave, Tear  ✍ Author: Thomas Gray

Unending was the stream, unending the misery, unending the sorrow.

Tags: Sorrow, Stream  ✍ Author: Karl Amadeus Hartmann

If a mosquito has a soul, it is mostly evil. So I don't have too many qualms about putting a mosquito out of its misery. I'm a little more respectful of ants.

Tags: Evil, Soul  ✍ Author: Douglas Hofstadter

To live by one man's will becomes the cause of all misery.

Tags: Becomes, Cause  ✍ Author: John Lee Hooker

Misery is manifold. The wretchedness of the earth is multiform.

Tags: Earth, Manifold  ✍ Author: Matt LeBlanc

Companions, in misery and worse, that is what we all are, and to try to change this substantially avails us nothing.

Tags: Change, Try  ✍ Author: Franz Liszt

The day that I ever become hip... please shoot me and put me outta my misery!

Tags: Become, Put  ✍ Author: Meat Loaf

The superior power of population cannot be checked without producing misery or vice.

Tags: Cannot, Power  ✍ Author: Thomas Malthus

Misery loves company, but company does not reciprocate.

Tags: Company, Loves  ✍ Author: Kiichi Miyazawa

If misery loves company, then triumph demands an audience.

Tags: Audience, Company  ✍ Author: Brian Moore

Let us embrace, and from this very moment vow an eternal misery together.

Tags: Moment, Together  ✍ Author: John Otway

Misery loves company. There's a lot to that.

Tags: Company, Loves  ✍ Author: Harvey Pekar

I think a lot of songwriters would agree that it's often easier to find inspiration in misery.

Tags: Agree, Often  ✍ Author: Grant-Lee Phillips

Maybe men are separated from each other only by the degree of their misery.

Tags: Maybe, Men  ✍ Author: Francis Picabia

Climate change could produce a lot of misery and waste without necessarily leading to large-scale armed conflict, which depends more on ideology and bad governance than on resource scarcity.

Tags: Bad, Change  ✍ Author: Steven Pinker

Sin carries in it its own misery.

Tags: Carries, Sin  ✍ Author: John Piper

Want is misery.

 ✍ Author: Ellen Pompeo

The cup of Ireland's misery has been overflowing for centuries and is not yet half full.

Tags: Full, Half  ✍ Author: Zack de la Rocha

Most comedy comes out of misery.

Tags: Comedy  ✍ Author: Seth Rogen

I am talking about misery and all of its implications.

Tags: Talking  ✍ Author: Juan Rulfo

Acting doesn't have to be threadbare misery all the time.

Tags: Acting, Time  ✍ Author: Fiona Shaw

The agony of my feelings allowed me no respite; no incident occurred from which my rage and misery could not extract its food.

Tags: Feelings, Food  ✍ Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

You don't necessarily have to be in misery to be talented.

Tags: Talented  ✍ Author: Brooke Shields

My music is homegrown from the garden of New Orleans. Music is everything to me short of breathing. Music also has a role to lift you up - not to be escapist but to take you out of misery.

Tags: Music, Short  ✍ Author: Allen Toussaint

More company increases happiness, but does not lighten or diminish misery.

Tags: Company, Happiness  ✍ Author: Spencer Tracy

Poverty, to be picturesque, should be rural. Suburban misery is as hideous as it is pitiable.

Tags: Poverty, Rural  ✍ Author: Anthony Trollope

The greater part of our happiness or misery depends on our dispositions and not our circumstances.

Tags: Greater, Happiness  ✍ Author: Martha Washington