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Hurting Quotes

Six of the best book quotes about hurting
  1. #1
    “Needing people ended in hurt.”
  2. #2
    “It’s impossible to go through life unscathed. Nor should you want to. By the hurts we accumulate, we measure both our follies and our accomplishments.”
  3. #3
    “She seemed to know, to accept, to welcome her position, the citadel of the family, the strong place that could not be taken. And since Tom and the children could not know hurt or fear unless she acknowledged hurt and fear, she has practiced denying them in herself.”
  4. #4
    “Can anything harm us, mother, after the night-lights are lit?”
    Nothing, precious,” she said; “they are the eyes a mother leaves behind her to guard her children.”
  5. #5
    “I said I would not hurt him. But I never for a moment said he would not suffer pain. You will do the actual tormenting.”
  6. #6
    “You teach me now how cruel you’ve been—cruel and false. Why did you despise me? Why did you betray your own heart, Cathy? I have not one word of comfort.”
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