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The existentialist says at once that man is anguish.

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.

The intellectuals' chief cause of anguish are one another's works.

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.

The nature of anguish is translated into different forms.

The two elements the traveler first captures in the big city are extra human architecture and furious rhythm. Geometry and anguish.

There are only three sins - causing pain, causing fear, and causing anguish. The rest is window dressing.

There is no true love save in suffering, and in this world we have to choose either love, which is suffering, or happiness. Man is the more man - that is, the more divine - the greater his capacity for suffering, or rather, for anguish.

Upon receiving my notification of acceptance to the university, my parents noticed that they were obliged to submit to the university, among other things, a copy of my official family register. After much mental anguish, they decided to inform me of the secret of my birth.

What is a poet? An unhappy person who conceals profound anguish in his heart but whose lips are so formed that as sighs and cries pass over them they sound like beautiful music.

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.

What makes loneliness an anguish is not that I have no one to share my burden, but this: I have only my own burden to bear.

Yoga is a way to freedom. By its constant practice, we can free ourselves from fear, anguish and loneliness.


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