concept

afflictions Quotes

Four of the best book quotes about afflictions
  1. #1
    “I will not be afflicted at men’s not knowing me; I will be afflicted that I do not know men.”
  2. #2
    “Now and then a fellow gets to thinking. About all the sorrow and afflictions in this world; how it’s liable to strike anywhere, like lightning.”
  3. #3
    “And thus it is that in the same affliction the wicked detest God . . . while the good pray and praise.”
  4. #4
    “Let’s tell the truth to people. When people ask, ‘How are you?’ have the nerve sometimes to answer truthfully. You must know, however, that people will start avoiding you because, they, too, have knees that pain them and heads that hurt and they don’t want to know about yours. But think of it this way: If people avoid you, you will have more time to meditate and do fine research on a cure for whatever truly afflicts you.”