The real problem is not why some pious, humble, believing people suffer, but why some do not.
Pain is such an uncomfortable feeling that even a tiny amount of it is enough to ruin every enjoyment.
Life is pain and the enjoyment of love is an anesthetic.
The injuries we do and the injuries we suffer are seldom weighed on the same scales.
Pain is life — the sharper, the more evidence of life.
The only antidote to mental suffering is physical pain.
For Pain of mind is worse than pain of body.
Remember that pain has this most excellent quality. If prolonged it cannot be severe, and if severe it cannot be prolonged.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
If pain could have cured us we should long ago have been saved.
Nothing so much enhances a good as to make sacrifices for it.