Aphorisms by theme: Unhappiness

There is no greater pain than to remember, in our present grief, past happiness.

Alighieri Dante

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It is better to be unhappy and know the worst, than to be happy in a fool`s paradise.

Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky

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All happy families resemble one another, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.

Lev Nikolaevich Tolstoy

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Lonely person is always in a bad company.

Paul Valery

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By theme : Society Unhappiness
It is ridiculous to think that somebody else can make you happy or unhappy.

Buddha

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By theme : Happiness Philosophy Thought Unhappiness
As a rule, adversity reveals genius, and prosperity conceals it.

Horace

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By theme : Person Unhappiness
Save those who fill the highest stations, I know of none more unfortunate than those who envy them.

Francoise d`Aubigne Marquise de Maintenon

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Poverty often deprives a man of all spirit and virtue; it is hard for an empty bag to stand upright.

Benjamin Franklin

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By theme : Evil Unhappiness
I have the true feeling of myself only when I am unbearably unhappy.

Franz Kafka

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By theme : Feelings Truth Unhappiness
Adversity is the trial of principle. Without it, a man hardly knows whether he is honest or not.

Henry Fielding

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By theme : Morality Unhappiness
The sole cause of man`s unhappiness is that he does not know how to stay quietly in his room.

Blaise Pascal

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Call no man unhappy until he is married.

Socrates

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By theme : Happiness Marriage Unhappiness
The man whom no one pleases is much more unhappy than the man who pleases no one.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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If there were in the world today any large number of people who desired their own happiness more than they desired the unhappiness of others, we could have paradise in a few years.

Bertrand Russell

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By theme : Happiness Society Unhappiness
Too much sensibility creates unhappiness, too much insensibility creates crime.

Charles Maurice de Talleyrand

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By theme : Feelings Unhappiness
We are never so happy or unhappy as we imagine.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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Drink because you are happy, but never because you are miserable.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton

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By theme : Behavior Happiness Unhappiness
It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.

Friedrich Nietzsche

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By theme : Friendship Love Marriage Unhappiness
Poverty does not bring unhappiness; it brings degradation.

George Bernard Shaw

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By theme : Society Unhappiness
Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.

Ernest Hemingway

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