Loss Of A Friend Quotes by Nancy Pelosi, Kenji Miyazawa, Khalil Gibran, Thomas Jefferson, Jack McDevitt, Catherine Wilson and many others.
If I cry, it’s about the personal loss of a friend or something like that. But when it comes to politics – no, I don’t cry.
We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey.
When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.
When you are sorrowful, look again.
No man will ever bring out of the Presidency the reputation which carries him into it. To myself, personally, it brings nothing but increasing drudgery and daily loss of friends.
Sometimes the cost of integrity is the loss of a friend.
You can find many philosophy papers on the themes of ‘love’ and ‘friendship,’ most of which are cheerful and somewhat anodyne; you don’t find many on the loss of friends, relatives, and lovers from death or alienation, though it happens all the time.
The loss of enemies does not compensate for the loss of friends.
He who has gone, so we but cherish his memory, abides with us, more potent, nay, more present than the living man.
Until one has loved an animal a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.
The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing, not curing, not healing…that is a friend who cares.
Don’t cry because it’s over. Smile because it happened.
Death ends a life, not a relationship.
The loss of friends is a tax on age!
When men’s hearts are melted under the preaching of the word, or by sickness, or the loss of friends, believers should be very eager to stamp the truth upon the prepared mind. Such opportunities are to be seized with holy eagerness.
On the death of a friend, we should consider that the fates through confidence have devolved on us the task of a double living, that we have henceforth to fulfill the promise of our friend’s life also, in our own, to the world.