Sadness does not last forever when we walk in the direction of that which we always desired.
When you stand in front of me and look at me, what do you know of the griefs that are in me and what do I know of yours?
When you become an animal, a vulture, in the ghetto, as I had become, you enter a world of animals and vultures. It becomes truly the survival of only the fittest.
When ghetto living seems normal, you have no shame, no privacy.
When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.
There are many things not called poison which can kill a man.
Life is hard for everyone but it's hell on earth if you're foolish or weak.
Life is hard enough. When I read, I want to go to another world that makes me feel warm and fuzzy.
If the Olive Trees knew the hands that planted them, Their Oil would become Tears.
A man who suffers before it is necessary, suffers more than is necessary.
If man thinks about his physical or moral state he usually discovers that he is ill.
Absolute silence leads to sadness. It is the image of death.
Allow me to say that I would long since have committed suicide had desisting made me a professor of Latin.
When there is no hope in the future, the present appears atrociously bitter.
The sad souls of those who lived without blame and without praise.
I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.
Beginnings are usually scary, and endings are usually sad, but its everything in between that makes it all worth living.
Those who cry the loudest are not always the ones who are hurt the most.
In India we only read about death, sickness, terrorism, crime.
When a man finds no peace within himself, it is useless to look for it elsewhere.
To live is to suffer, to survive is to find some meaning in the suffering.