I know a thing or two about pain and darkness.
"Lane Boy" (2015)
Ah, to think how thin the veil that lies between the pain of hell and Paradise.george william russell
Shared pain is lessened; shared joy, increased — thus do we refute entropy.spider robinson
For pain is perhaps but a violent pleasure? Who could determine the point where pleasure becomes pain, where pain is still a pleasure? Is not the utmost brightness of the ideal world soothing to us, while the lightest shadows of the physical world annoy?
br>Le mal n'est peut-être qu'un violent plaisir. Qui pourrait déterminer le point où la volupté devient un mal et celui où le mal est encore la volupté? Les plus vives lumières du monde idéal ne caressent-elles pas la vue, tandis que les plus douces ténèbres du monde physique la blessent toujours.
You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.Mahatma Gandhi
Without pain, without sacrifice we would have nothing.
Ah, to think how thin the veil that lies Between the pain of hell and Paradise.george william russell
Why, all delights are vain; but that most vain, Which, with pain purchas'd, doth inherit pain.william shakespeare
One fire burns out another's burning, One pain is lessen'd by another's anguish.william shakespeare
The scourge of life, and death's extreme disgrace, The smoke of hell, that monster callèd Paine.
Nothing begins, and nothing ends, That is not paid with moan; For we are born in others' pain, And perish in our own.Francis Thompson
"Did you really want to die?"
"No one commits suicide because they want to die."
"Then why do they do it?"
"Because they want to stop the pain."
Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.Robert H. Schuller
Mothers and daughters find in each other the source of great comfort but also of great pain. We talk to each other in better and worse ways than we talk to anyone else.Deborah Tannen
Time doesn’t heal emotional pain, you need to learn how to let go.Roy T. Bennett