Quotations About / On:
Love sorrows are addictive as other sorrows are not.
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Fifth Selection, New York (1988).)
Renunciation remains sorrow, though a sorrow borne willingly.
(George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian) Evans] (1819-1880), British novelist. The Mill on the Floss, bk. 4, ch. 3 (1860).
Real name is Mary Ann (or Marian) Evans.)
Hardship, troubles, sorrows, tribulations, pain, and sorrow, are all parts of life; they make life more interesting for those who have learnt to face their challenges and never to run away.
(Danladi Emmanuel Jatau)
Old McDonald had a farm. To his sorrow, to his sorrow.
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Twelfth Selection, New York (1993).)
There is sorrow in the world, but goodness too; and goodness that is not greenness, either, no more than sorrow is.
(Herman Melville (1819-1891), U.S. author. The Confidence-Man (1857), ch. 5, The Writings of Herman Melville, vol. 10, eds. Harrison Hayford, Hershel Parker, and G. Thomas Tanselle (1984).
Spoken by the man with a weed.)
“We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.”
The arrows of war lead to the pangs of sorrow in your land!
'We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.'
Destruction brings sorrow; like the horrors of war!
A liar lies on the slimy surface of sorrows.
(A liar's life.)