• The chains of habit are generally too small to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
    The chains of habit are generally too small to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
    ~ Samuel Johnson
  • Strong people alone know how to organize their suffering so as to bear only the most necessary pain.
    Strong people alone know how to organize their suffering so as to bear only the most necessary pain.
    ~ Emil Dorian
  • Anything was better than nothing. Half-full was better than empty. Ignorance was the lowest form of humiliation and suffering.
    Anything was better than nothing. Half-full was better than empty. Ignorance was the lowest form of humiliation and suffering.
    ~ Becca Fitzpatrick
  • If pain doesn't lead to humility, you have wasted your suffering.
    If pain doesn't lead to humility, you have wasted your suffering.
    ~ Katerina Stoykova Klemer
  • Some people grumble that roses have thorns; I am grateful that thorns have roses.
    Some people grumble that roses have thorns; I am grateful that thorns have roses.
    ~ Alphonse Karr
  • Think occasionally of the suffering of which you spare yourself the sight.
    Think occasionally of the suffering of which you spare yourself the sight.
    ~ Albert Schweitzer
  • Learn to be thankful for what you already have, while you pursue all that you want.
    Learn to be thankful for what you already have, while you pursue all that you want.
    ~ Jim Rohn
  • What I can do, you cannot. What you can do, I cannot. But together we can do something beautiful for God.
    What I can do, you cannot. What you can do, I cannot. But together we can do something beautiful for God.
    ~ Mother Teresa
  • Gratitude bestows reverence, allowing us to encounter everyday epiphanies, those transcendent moments of awe that change forever how we experience life and the world.
    Gratitude bestows reverence, allowing us to encounter everyday epiphanies, those transcendent moments of awe that change forever how we experience life and the world.
    ~ John Milton
  • A lion doesn't turn around when a small dog barks.
    A lion doesn't turn around when a small dog barks.
    ~ Afghani Proverb