Chronic Pain Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Anonymous” float=”none” width=”100%”]Pain is when you’re slowly dying on the inside and you’re way too weak to speak about it so you keep silent and suffer alone.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anonymous” float=”none” width=”100%”]Pain may create misery, pain may give you sorrow. It may trouble you today, but will be gone tomorrow.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anonymous” float=”none” width=”100%”]You don’t know pain until you’re staring at yourself in the mirror with tears streaming down your face and you’re begging yourself to just hold on and be strong.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anthony Liccione” float=”none” width=”100%”]Pain will come with time, but time will heal the pain.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Asa Don Brown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Living in the past is like choosing to cling to a chronic illness.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bob Dylan” float=”none” width=”100%”]Behind every beautiful thing, there’s some kind of pain.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bryant McGill” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you can sit with your pain, listen to your pain and respect your pain, in time you will move through your pain.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Carmen Aguirre” float=”none” width=”100%”]The body cannot take chronic terror; it must defend itself by refusing to harbor the spirit that wants to soar through it and experience life to the fullest.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charlie Chaplin” float=”none” width=”100%”]My pain may be the reason for somebody’s laugh. But my laugh must never be the reason for somebody’s pain.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Cheryl Richardson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Chronic pain or other challenges are invitations; gifts that challenge us to learn how to manage the mind.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”David Marusek” float=”none” width=”100%”]Consciousness is the chronic pain of life, and all higher organisms suffer it every waking moment.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Deepak Chopra” float=”none” width=”100%”]Pain is not the same as suffering. Left to itself, the body discharges pain spontaneously, letting go of it the moment that the underlying cause is healed. Suffering is pain that we hold on to. It comes from the mind’s mysterious instinct to believe that pain is good, or that it cannot be escaped, or that the person deserves it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Edmond Mbiaka” float=”none” width=”100%”]Positive self-talk is to emotional pain as pain pill is to physical pain.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Gene Tierney” float=”none” width=”100%”]Those who become mentally ill often have a history of chronic pain.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Orwell” float=”none” width=”100%”]Of pain you could wish only one thing: that it should stop. Nothing in the world was so bad as physical pain. In the face of pain there are no heroes.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”J. I. Packer” float=”none” width=”100%”]God uses chronic pain and weakness, along with other afflictions, as his chisel for sculpting our lives. Felt weakness deepens dependence on Christ for strength each day. The weaker we feel, the harder we lean. And the harder we lean, the stronger we grow spiritually, even while our bodies waste away. To live with your ‘thorn’ uncomplainingly, that is, sweet, patient, and free in heart to love and help others, even though every day you feel weak, is true sanctification. It is true healing for the spirit. It is a supreme victory of grace.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jaeda Dewalt” float=”none” width=”100%”]Avoiding our pain is needlessly exhausting. Pain can not be killed. When we attempt to bury our pain, it rises up from the grave of our emotions, haunting us, until we acknowledge its presence. We can heal our pain when we allow it to move through us.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jamie Wingo” float=”none” width=”100%”]It’s a complete physical, mental and emotional assault on your body.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jed Diamond” float=”none” width=”100%”]Chronic pain shatters productive lives. Chronic pain almost always is accompanied by depression, anxiety, frustration, fatigue, isolation, and lowered self-esteem.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jennifer Grey” float=”none” width=”100%”]Chronic pain can be very lonely. It can have a shame-based quality.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jim Morrison” float=”none” width=”100%”]You feel your strength in the experience of pain.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Green” float=”none” width=”100%”]That’s the thing about pain, it demands to be felt.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joseph Campbell” float=”none” width=”100%”]Find a place inside where there’s joy, and that will burn out the pain.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joseph Campbell” float=”none” width=”100%”]The demon that you can swallow gives you it’s power, and the greater life’s pain, the greater life’s reply.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Julius Caesar” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is easier to find men who will volunteer to die, than to find those who are willing to endure pain with patience.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kahlil Gibran” float=”none” width=”100%”]Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kenji Miyazawa” float=”none” width=”100%”]We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lance Armstrong” float=”none” width=”100%”]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.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Marilyn Van Derbur” float=”none” width=”100%”]If your body is screaming in pain, whether the pain is muscular contractions, anxiety, depression, asthma or arthritis, a first step in releasing the pain may be making the connection between your body pain and the cause. Beliefs are physical. A thought held long enough and repeated enough becomes a belief. The belief then becomes biology.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Polly Toynbee” float=”none” width=”100%”]One in six people suffer depression or a chronic anxiety disorder. These are not the worried well but those in severe mental pain with conditions crippling enough to prevent them living normal lives.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”R.D. Laing” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is a great deal of pain in life and perhaps the only pain that can be avoided is the pain that comes from trying to avoid pain.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Saint Bartholomew” float=”none” width=”100%”]Many of us spend our whole lives running from feeling with the mistaken belief that you cannot bear the pain. But you have already borne the pain. what you have not done is feel all you are beyond the pain.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Seth Adam Smith” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you keep your heart open, that same pain can become a purifying pain, a strengthening pain. If we choose forgiveness over bitterness, that pain can heal instead of hurt. Instead of a pain that divides, it can be a pain that binds. Instead of a pain that breaks us down, it can be a pain that builds us up.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Siri Hustvedt” float=”none” width=”100%”]Pain is always emotional. Fear and depression keep constant company with chronic hurting.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Veronics Roth” float=”none” width=”100%”]What a person did when they were in pain said a lot about them.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Wayne Hochwarter” float=”none” width=”100%”]Generally speaking, chronic pain and other physical and mental disorders have been categorized as ‘silent disorders’ in the workplace simply because most employees are afraid of the consequences if employers find out.[/wpsm_quote]