It takes courage to grow up and turn out to be who you really are.
- e.e. cummings
I’d rather live with a good question than a bad answer.
- Aryeh Frimer
I was never one to patiently pick up broken fragments and glue them together again and tell myself that the mended whole was as good as new. What is broken is broken — and I’d rather remember it as it was at its best than mend it and see the broken places as long as I lived.
- Margaret Mitchell
Suffering isn’t ennobling, recovery is.
- Christiaan Barnard
Suffering is not good for the soul, unless it teaches you to stop suffering.
- Jane Roberts
Nine-tenths of our suffering is caused by others not thinking so much of us as we think they ought.
- Mary Lyon
A man will give up almost anything except his suffering.
- John Cleese