Quotations About / On:
I NEVER CELEBRATE MY WIN, THAT IS WHY I HAD NO SORROW ON MY LOST...
(Never hope to win but just have will to compete and give your best.. A LOSER IS NOT THE ONE WHO DOES NOT WIN, BUT THE ONE WHO DOES NOT COMPLETE HIS PLAY..)
The arrows of war lead to the pangs of sorrow.
Many sorrows come as consequences of sitting idle and hoping.
'Even death, terror and sorrow, I assume, are all glaring signs of our ephemerality'
(Oladehinde Ibikunle. Culled from Song of a Bard)
Proud people breed sad sorrows for themselves.
(Emily Brontë (1818-1848), British novelist, poet. Nelly, in Wuthering Heights, ch. 7 (1847).)
Interpretation is the evidence of growth and knowledge, the latter through sorrow that great teacher.
(Eleonora Duse (1858-1924), Italian actor. As quoted in Actors on Acting, rev. ed., part 11, by Toby Cole and Helen Krich (1970).
The great stage actor had an omnipresent aura of sadness and was reticent and retiring.)
There are few sorrows, however poignant, in which a good income is of no avail.
(Logan Pearsall Smith (1865-1946), U.S. essayist, aphorist. "Life and Human Nature," Afterthoughts (1931).)
Sorrow makes an ugly face odious.
(Samuel Richardson (1689-1761), British novelist. Third edition, London (1751). Lovelace, in Clarissa, vol. 5, p. 19, AMS Press (1990).)
The sorrow of not being movie stars overwhelms millions.
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, New York (1984).)
We should spread joy, but, as far as we can, repress sorrow.
(Michel de Montaigne (1533-1592), French essayist. "Of Vanity," The Essays (Les Essais), bk. III, ch. 9, Abel Langelier, Paris (1588).)