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.'
Destruction brings sorrow; like the horrors of war!
A liar lies on the slimy surface of sorrows.
(A liar's life.)
My soul is dampened-a cloth sitting in a pool of sorrow.
(Looking at Life)
Has our LORDs sorrow was for us, so must our joy be for him...