17 Best Misery Quotes For Life Motivation

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Are you looking for some misery quotes? Stay motivated with the help of the below inspiring quotes about misery.

Best Quotes About Misery

1. “Oftentimes. when people are miserable, they will want to make other people miserable, too. But it never helps.” ― Lemony Snicket

2. “I’ve learned from experience that the greater part of our happiness or misery depends on our disposition and not on our circumstances.” ― Martha Washington

3. “When you are deep in misery, you reach out to those who can help, people who can understand.” ― Piper Kerman

4. “Our worst misfortunes never happen, and most miseries lie in anticipation.” ― Honoré de Balzac

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5. “There is always more misery among the lower classes than there is humanity in the higher.” ― Victor Hugo

6. “Nothing is miserable unless you think it so; and on the other hand, nothing brings happiness unless you are content with it.” ― Boethius

7. “Create all the happiness you are able to create; remove all the misery you are able to remove. Every day will allow you, –will invite you to add something to the pleasure of others, –or to diminish something of their pains.” ― Jeremy Bentham

8. “Money does not buy you happiness, but lack of money certainly buys you misery.” ― Daniel Kahneman

9. “No misery compares to staring at a clear night’s sky with arms stretched toward a coveted star, wishing on what is forever out of reach.” ― Richelle E. Goodrich

10. “Ever since history has been written, ever since philosophy has meditated, misery has been the garment of the human race.” ― Victor Hugo

11. “People talk about the courage of condemned men walking to the place of execution: sometimes it needs as much courage to walk with any kind of bearing towards another person’s habitual misery.” ― Graham Greene

12. “I have heard men say, that seeing is believing; but I should say that feeling is believing; for much as I had seen before, I never knew till now the utter misery of a cab-horse’s life.” ― Anna Sewell

13. “The only way to avoid being miserable is not to have enough leisure to wonder whether you are happy or not.” ― Bernard Shaw

14. “I don’t think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.” ― Anne Frank

15. “The reason authors almost always put a dedication on a book is because their selfishness even horrifies themselves in the end.” ― Stephen King

16. “Love is responsible for nearly every kind of insanity in the world through greed, vanity, and pure meanness contribute their portion to the general misery.” ― P.N. Elrod

17. “Misery is a river of tears that whispers my name in a constant hiss.” ― Richelle E. Goodrich

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