What kind of man would I have been if I had not been there to help her? I felt along with her - not the physical pain, of course, but all her mental anguish. You can't be detached.
The existentialist says at once that man is anguish.
Our culture has become increasingly intolerant of that acute sorrow, that intense mental anguish and deep remorse which may be defined as grief. We want to medicate such sorrow away.
The human heart dares not stay away too long from that which hurt it most. There is a return journey to anguish that few of us are released from making.
We know the seductive alchemy of art. To transform private anguish into a narrative of truth, if not beauty; to make sense where there was none; to bring order out of chaos - these are the promises art makes.
There are only three sins - causing pain, causing fear, and causing anguish. The rest is window dressing.
No matter what anybody thinks about any of them, every record I've done has been done with the same amount of care, anguish, pain, suffering, and joy.
The loss of a friend is like that of a limb; time may heal the anguish of the wound, but the loss cannot be repaired.
Every composer knows the anguish and despair occasioned by forgetting ideas which one had no time to write down.
I have watched men suffer the anguish of imprisonment, defy appalling human cruelty... break for a moment, then recover inhuman strength to defy their enemies once more.
In struggling against anguish one never produces serenity; the struggle against anguish only produces new forms of anguish.
Here bring your wounded hearts, here tell your anguish; Earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot heal.
While we yearn for peace, we live in a world burdened with hunger, pain, anguish, loneliness, sickness, and sorrow.
I have designed my style pantomimes as white ink drawings on black backgrounds, so that man's destiny appears as a thread lost in an endless labyrinth. I have tried to shed some gleams of light on the shadow of man startled by his anguish.
From the very fountain of enchantment there arises a taste of bitterness to spread anguish amongst the flowers.
I felt along with her - not the physical pain, of course, but all her mental anguish. You can't be detached. She needed to have someone who understood what was happening in her mind.
I'm sure that everybody feels a kind of permanent anguish about what's going on in the world.
It is proper to ask for sorrow with Christ in sorrow, anguish with Christ in anguish, tears and deep grief because of the great affliction Christ endures for me.
For my part, whatever anguish of spirit it may cost, I am willing to know the whole truth; to know the worst and provide for it.
In my experience lust only ever leads to misery. All that suspicion and jealousy and anguish it unleashes. I don't want those things in my life.