Pain Quotes (1570)

Quotes and citations about pain

Give me life, give me pain, give me myself again... view

By: Tori Amos

That by listening to some music, by reading some books, by looking at paintings, and most important by hanging out with one another - by collaborating with one another and creating your own network - you can achieve something that is much better than what is out there... view

By: David Amram

Franz Kline, who became known for his black and white paintings, did a whole series of gorgeous landscapes and wonderful portraits that may still hang in Greenwich Village... view

By: David Amram

My mother speaks of my step being a source of life-long pain to her, that it is a living death, etc. By the same post I had several letters from anxious relatives, telling me that it was my duty to come home and thus ease my mother's anxiety... view

By: Elizabeth Garrett Anderson

Even if you have $20,000 to buy an item, you still try to get a good price at antique stores. I collect furniture, rugs, paintings, frames. It's my hobby to go around to shops and markets... view

By: Ursula Andress

After that I won a prize, I was with a group of ancient music of Spain that they helped me a lot with a grant, you see, during three years. And so I made my debut in 1944 and I found myself helping my family, it was a very poor family... view

By: Victoria de los Angeles

What allows us, as human beings, to psychologically survive life on earth, with all of its pain, drama, and challenges, is a sense of purpose and meaning... view

By: Barbara de Angelis

History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again... view

By: Maya Angelou

I almost resent the whole fashion thing. Good God- never wearing the same thing twice and all of those things. It's a pain in the ass... view

By: Jennifer Aniston

I don't know what it means to be a sex symbol. When I look myself on a magazine cover I don't see it as me, but as someone painted, fluffed, puffed and done up... view

By: Jennifer Aniston

The greater your capacity to love, the greater your capacity to feel the pain... view

By: Jennifer Aniston

When Picasso painted in Paris, was he a Spanish or a French painter? It does not matter, he was Picasso, whatever the influences surrounding him. He simply chose Paris because it was the ideal place for him to sell his creation... view

By: Jean-Jacques Annaud

I make movies just as painters paint: I work where I can... view

By: Jean-Jacques Annaud

Never buy four C-plus paintings when you can buy one A... view

By: Walter Annenberg

It seems like if you are not painted up special way or have some tailor made outfit to put on to go out on stage... I don't know... there's too much of it out there... view

By: Phil Anselmo

That most dangerous of opponents: the one who took pains to comprehend the position of his adversary... view

By: Piers Anthony

Our mothers are racked with the pains of our physical birth.. view

By: Mary Antin

Joy always came after pain... view

By: Guillaume Apollinaire

You, the foreign media, have been the companion of my people in its long and painful journey to freedom... view

By: Corazon Aquino

Listen, my day job is also Chief Creative Officer for Marvel, and it's a very painful job because we publish a lot of books, and there are things I see where I can punch people out. Therefore, we have some new people now, and the kids are going to read our books... view

By: Avi Arad

The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain... view

By: Aristotle

Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil... view

By: Aristotle

If Britney would paint her ass green, I'm sure you could spot green asses all over LA as soon as the word was out... view

By: Billie Joe Armstrong

Music exalts each joy, allays each grief, expels diseases, softens every pain, subdues the rage of poison, and the plague... view

By: John Armstrong

Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it lasts forever... view

By: Lance Armstrong

Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever... view

By: Lance Armstrong

Good art theory must smell of the studio, although its language should differ from the household talk of painters and sculptors... view

By: Rudolf Arnheim

Despite the painful changes we have had to make, we continue to believe in the St. Louis market. And we are hoping to add flights, in a careful way, as the economics of our business improve and the demands of the traveling public in St. Louis become clear... view

By: Gerard Arpey

No one has ever written, painted, sculpted, modeled, built, or invented except literally to get out of hell... view

By: Antonin Artaud

We may not commit a lesser Sin under pretence to avoid a greater, but we may, nay we ought to endure the greatest Pain and Grief rather than commit the least Sin... view

By: Mary Astell

I think Tom Paine is one of the greatest men that's ever lived... view

By: Richard Attenborough

I can't write, I can't paint, I don't compose... view

By: Richard Attenborough

I had to work out that it was something that could move, without having everybody in spray painted leotards... view

By: Colleen Atwood

Today I choose life. Every morning when I wake up I can choose joy, happiness, negativity, pain... To feel the freedom that comes from being able to continue to make mistakes and choices - today I choose to feel life, not to deny my humanity but embrace it... view

By: Kevyn Aucoin

To put down an ideogram of a table so that people will recognize it as a table is not the work of a painter, but to sense it for a moment as a magic carpet with a leg hanging down at each corner is the beginning of a painter's imagination... view

By: Frank Auerbach

The unity in any painter's work arises from the fact that a person, brought to a desperate situation, will behave in a certain way... style... view

By: Frank Auerbach

It seems to me madness to wake up in the morning and do something other than paint, considering that one may not wake up the following morning... view

By: Frank Auerbach

The greatest evil is physical pain... view

By: Saint Augustine

What I needed most was to love and to be loved, eager to be caught. Happily I wrapped those painful bonds around me.. view

By: Saint Augustine

Why talk when you can paint?.. view

By: Milton Avery