Books At Glance
Quotable Quotes Sympathy

S/No. Quotable Quotes Authors
1. Although I'm Australian, I find myself much more in sympathy with the Austrian version! David Chalmers
2. Sympathy is the first condition of criticism. Henri Frederic Amiel
3. I never ask for mercy and seek no one's sympathy. Conrad Black
4. Teetotallers lack the sympathy and generosity of men that drink. W. H. Davies
5. Having a baby is a disaster for your career. I don't think there's any sympathy. Mariella Frostrup
6. Our sympathy is cold to the relation of distant misery. Edward Gibbon
7. All sympathy not consistent with acknowledged virtue is but disguised selfishness. Samuel Taylor Coleridge
8. Marriage must be a relation either of sympathy or of conquest. George Eliot
9. I like the Rolling Stones for karaoke. 'Sympathy For The Devil' is a great one. Hugh Jackman
10. Men are often biased in their judgment on account of their sympathy and their interests. George William Norris
11. Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction. Anne Sullivan
12. I'm not looking for sympathy at all. Arnold Schwarzenegger
13. September 11th was a moment when America had the sympathy of the world. Tom Ford
14. Grief is only the memory of widowed affections. James Martineau
15. There is a joy in sorrow which none but a mourner can know. Jean Paul
16. Sympathy is charming, but it does not make up for pain. Lillie Langtry
17. Not without hope we suffer and we mourn. William Wordsworth
18. Sympathy is two hearts tugging at one load. Charles Henry Parkhurst
19. The cure for sorrow is to learn something. Barbara Sher
20. I was brought up to be sympathetic toward others. Joyce Carol Oates
21. The only cure for grief is action. George Henry Lewes
22. Bear and endure: This sorrow will one day prove to be for your good. Ovid
23. Excessive sorrow laughs. Excessive joy weeps. William Blake
24. From the end spring new beginnings. Pliny the Elder
25. Sorrow is so easy to express and yet so hard to tell. Joni Mitchell
26. Excess of grief for the dead is madness; for it is an injury to the living, and the dead know it not. Xenophon
27. A sorrow's crown of sorrow is remembering happier times. Alfred Lord Tennyson
28. I think loss of loved ones is the hardest blow in life. Marlo Thomas
29. Happiness is beneficial for the body, but it is grief that develops the powers of the mind. Marcel Proust
30. There is no pain so great as the memory of joy in present grief. Aeschylus
31 He who looks for sympathy is internally a feeble man who fears standing alone to face the problems in life, Akshay Sadana
32 Sympaty makes us weak, like- when a kid falles and he finds his mother is not looking at him, he gets up and moves but when he find his mother is looking at him he starts crying and runs to his mother to get sympathy. Akshay Sadana

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