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physical suffering Quotes

Three of the best book quotes about physical suffering
  1. #1
    “Dignity is as essential to human life as water, food, and oxygen. The stubborn retention of it, even in the face of extreme physical hardship, can hold a man’s soul in his body long past the point at which the body should have surrendered it.”
  2. #2
    “Look! Her wedding ring slipped – she had grown so thin. It was she who suffered – but she had nobody to tell.”
  3. #3
    “But now George has TB and they tell me he may even die... Which adds to that darkness in my mind, all these DEATH things piling up suddenly -- But I cant believe old Zen Master George is going to allow his body to die.”