Pity's Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Pity's Quotes

#1. You ought to pity me 'cause there's always one man to love/ But in the bedroom the size of him's more than enough. - Author: Lady Gaga
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#2. God have pity on the smell of gasoline
which finds its way like an arm
through a car window,
more human than kerosene,
more unctuous, more manly. - Author: S. Jane Sloat
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#3. With love everything is bought, everything is saved. If even I, a sinful man, just like you, was moved to tenderness and felt pity for you, how much more will God be. Love is such a priceless treasure that you can buy the whole world with it, and redeem not only your own but other people's sins. - Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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#4. There's a shortage of perfects breasts in this world. It would be a pity to damage yours. - Author: Cary Elwes
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#5. I'm not going to sit here and say, 'Pity me; I came from modeling.' It's opened a lot of doors. People will take meetings because they've heard the name before. That's an advantage that I have. - Author: Brooklyn Decker
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#6. And pity, like a new-born babe,
Striding the blast, or heaven's cherubim, horsed
Upon the sightless couriers of the air,
Shall blow the horrid deed in every eye,
That tears shall drown the wind. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#7. He bemoans our miseries with the tender pity of a Cowper, who, in warning us of life's grovelling pursuits and empty joys, seeks, by withdrawing us from their delusive dominion, to prepare us for "another and a better world." No. - Author: Samuel Johnson
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#8. It's all right to sit on your pity pot every now and again. Just be sure to flush when you are finished.
Mrs. Miracle - Author: Debbie Macomber
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#9. The sick person becomes very adept at distinguishing between compassion and pity. Compassion is someone else's suffering flaring in your own nerves. Pity is a projection of, a lament for, the self. All those people weeping in the mirror of your misery? Their tears are real, but they are not for you. - Author: Christian Wiman
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#10. Egg has the truth of it. Aerion's quite the monster. He thinks he's a dragon in human form, you know. That's why he was so wroth at that puppet show. A pity he wasn't born a Fossoway, then he'd think himself an apple and we'd all be a deal safer, but there you are. - Author: George R R Martin
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#11. Hey! I get to sleep in a library and read books all night! Without pity, where would I be? I'm a total pity s-s-ssslut. - Author: Joe Hill
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#12. There's so much of you here with me, really, it's a pity you aren't all here. - Author: D.H. Lawrence
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#13. It's a pity youth is wasted on the young. - Author: George Bernard Shaw
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#14. Donald Lydecker: Alcoholism is not a disease, it's a failing. You've turned it into a church. You worship the altar of self-pity. I come to these rooms for one reason, to remember what I don't want to become ... helpless, impotent, and weak. - Author: James Cameron
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#15. Last week,he had become so enraged with a visiting scientist who had shown him undue pity that Kholer clambered to his feet and threw a clipboard at the man's head. - Author: Dan Brown
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#16. Self-pity is the worst disability a person can have, Callie. It's crippling. - Author: Shelley D Terrell
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#17. life is a gift and it's meant for the living, and we dishonor our dead by squandering that gift in favor of the destructiveness of our self-pity. - Author: John Turner
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It is a pity that we often succeed in our endeavors to deceive each other.
~Empress Irene~ - Author: Kris Waldherr
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#19. Give plenty of what is given to you, And listen to pity's call. Don't think the little you give is great, And the much you get is small. - Author: Phoebe Cary
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#20. For pity's sake, don't start meeting troubles halfway. - Author: Teresa Of Avila
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#21. Pity the man who has a favorite restaurant, but not a favorite author. He's picked out a favorite place to feed his body, but he doesn't have a favorite place to feed his mind! - Author: Jim Rohn
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#22. It's a mistake to confuse pity with love. - Author: Stanley Kubrick
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#23. There are no souls, Melba thought with a touch of pity. We are bags of meat with a little electricity running through them. No ghosts, no spirits, no souls. The only thing that survives is the story people tell about you. - Author: James S.A. Corey
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#24. Self-sacrifice is one of a woman's seven deadly sins (along with self-abuse, self-loathing, self-deception, self-pity, self-serving, and self-immolation). - Author: Sarah Ban Breathnach
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#25. I particularly scorn my fondness for paradox. I despise pessimism, narcissism, solipsism, truculence, word-play, and pusillanimity, my chiefer inclinations; loathe self-loathers ergo me; have no pity for self-pity and so am free of that sweet baseness. I doubt I am. Being me's no joke. - Author: John Barth
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#26. It's a pity if someone ... has to console himself for the wreck of his days with the notion that somehow his voice, his work embodies the deepest, most obscure, freshest, rawest oyster of reality in the unfathomable refrigerator of the heart's ocean, but I am such a one, and there you have it. - Author: Leonard Cohen
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#27. I knew what is was like to have people stare at you with pity. For everyone's gaze to follow you through the hallways as though you were marked by tragedy and no longer belonged. And I could understand why she hadn't wanted that. - Author: Robyn Schneider
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#28. For those constantly full of joy, they sometimes feel a little guilty for always feeling so good. That guilt is compassion: it flies in with an attempt to share one's joy with others who do not have it. - Author: Criss Jami
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#29. What a pity when editors review a woman's book, that they so often fall into the error of reviewing the woman instead. - Author: Fanny Fern
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#30. Viola: I pity you
Olivia: That's a degree to love - Author: William Shakespeare
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#31. American feminism's nose dive began when Kate Millet, that imploding beanbag of poisonous self-pity, declared Freud a sexist. Trying to build a sex theory without studying Freud, women have made nothing but mud pies. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#32. It's a pity that the tennis is really going down the drain. Every year it's getting worse and worse and worse. There has to be a radical change, and I hope it will be really soon. - Author: Marat Safin
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#33. It was a pity that people did not risk enough to speak out in behalf of one another's happiness and their own.
- Author: Louis Zukofsky
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#34. It's a pity so few of us are allowed to chose thectime and manner of our death - Author: Kirsten Beyer
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#35. It's a pity more men are not bastards by birth instead of vocation. - Author: Katharine Whitehorn
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#36. A tragi-comedy, telling of an impoverished minister's desperate attempts to gain money by any means, beginning with a mercenary marriage and ending with sorcery. I should think it might be received very well. I believe I shall call it, ' Tis Pity She's a Corpse. - Author: Susanna Clarke
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#37. Unfortunately, in the environment, I don't see as much willingness to invest heavily in R&D as I do in consumer technology. And that's a pity. - Author: Ramez Naam
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#38. To all of us comes that moment in life when we are literally tapped on the shoulder to do a very special thing unique to ourselves and our talents. What a pity if that moment finds us unprepared. - Author: Winston S. Churchill
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#39. Let us not doubt that God has a father's pity towards us, and that in the removal of that which is dearest to us He is still loving and kind. Death separates, but it also unites. It reunites whom it separates. - Author: Abraham Coles
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#40. I believe in God, Sunshine. I've always believed that God exists," he says. And what he says next isn't self-pity or angst or melodrama. It's truth. "I just know that he hates me." Maybe - Author: Katja Millay
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#41. However, a good laugh is a mighty good thing, and rather too scarce a good thing; the more's the pity. - Author: Herman Melville
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#42. We are all born sexual creatures,thank God, but it's a pity so many people despise and crush this natural gift. - Author: Marilyn Monroe
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#43. She was a stay-at-home mom who'd completed her job. Lost her job. A thundercloud of self-pity built in her emotional sky, but she fled from it, tried to outrun it, by lecturing herself aloud. "You haven't lost your family. They just don't live with you anymore. In lots of ways, that's a good thing. - Author: Emily March
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#44. The wheel of a man's life. No mercy. No pity. - Author: Robert Jordan
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#45. Is there anything more true than human pain? Is there anything more sincere than the cry for help from those who suffer? Only a great wave of mankind's pity can surmount an immense wave of human misery? - Author: Ignacy Jan Paderewski
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#46. Que bonito es el mundo; Lastima es que yo me muera." "How beautiful is the world; It's a pity that I must die. - Author: William Carlsen
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#47. Damn it, Lettie. Marry me. For pity's sake, marry me and put me out of my misery. - Author: Juliet Landon
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#48. It's my hurt, my pain, and who are you to take it from me? I don't need rescuing, I don't need pity, I don't need opinions, I need fucking
and maybe a little spanking for indulging my anger. - Author: Toni Bentley
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#49. It's a pity people pick and choose what they learn from the Bible. - Author: Graham Greene
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#50. It looks like you've found an intellectual equal, Mulch," said Holly. "It's a pity he isn't a girl; then you could marry him."
Mulch imitated shock. "Romance outside your species. Now THAT's disgusting. What kind of weirdo would kiss someone when they weren't even part of the same species? - Author: Eoin Colfer
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#51. It's a pity that Milosevic did not live through the trial and get his deserved sentence. - Author: Stjepan Mesic
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#52. I don't believe in self-pity. I think it's for people who have too much time on their hands. Instead of dreaming of a miracle, you learn to make your own. - Author: Jodi Picoult
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#53. Tomorrow, more's the pity, Away we both must hie, To air the ditty and to earth I. - Author: A.E. Housman
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#54. You're not to go wading in my pond again," he said. She shrugged and picked up her shoes and stockings where they lay on the path. "Very well, Your Grace, but it's a great pity. I should've liked to go swimming. - Author: Elizabeth Hoyt
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#55. Heart-chilling superstition! thou canst glaze even Pity's eye with her own frozen tear. - Author: Samuel Taylor Coleridge
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#56. It's a pity we're still officially living in an age called the Holocene. The Anthropocene - human dominance of biological, chemical and geological processes on Earth - is already an undeniable reality. - Author: Paul J. Crutzen
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#57. I pity the Hindu who does not see the beauty in Jesus Christ's character. I pity the Christian who does not reverence the Hindu Christ. - Author: Swami Vivekananda
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#58. Hast thou, then, nothing more to mention? Com'st ever, thus, with ill intention? Find'st nothing right on earth, eternally? MEPHISTOPHELES No, Lord! I find things, there, still bad as they can be. Man's misery even to pity moves my nature; I've scarce the heart to plague the wretched creature. - Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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#59. It's not a problem. There are people out there with much worse problems than mine."-Cynthia
"Doesn't make yours any more fun to bear."-Liza
"No. But it does help with the self-pity."- Cynthia - Author: Jennifer Crusie
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#60. A lot of roles for people with disabilities are quite patronising. It's a real pity when they are just used to give dull PC kudos to a drama, or when they're wheeled on in a tokenistic way without any real involvement in the plot. - Author: Mark Haddon
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#61. How's Her Royal Bitchiness?"


"Pity. - Author: Nalini Singh
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#62. What I mean is, right from that first time, there was
something in Tommy's manner that was tinged with sadness, that seemed to
say: Yes, we're doing this now and I'm glad we're doing it now. But what a
pity we left it so late. - Author: Kazuo Ishiguro
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#63. It's a pity that the land of great leaders like Chandragupta Maurya, Ashoka and Akbar, has to be led by a dummy PM. - Shruti Ranjan - Author: Tuhin A. Sinha
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#64. Oh, pity the poor glutton Whose troubles all begin In struggling on and on to turn What's out into what's in. - Author: Walter De La Mare
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#65. None could see her without pity, unless he had a felon's heart; she was so tightly bound. The tears ran down her face and fell upon her grey gown where ran a little thread of gold, and a thread of gold was twined into her hair. - Author: Joseph Bedier
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#66. If you have men who will exclude any of God's creatures from the shelter of compassion and pity, you will have men who will deal likewise with their fellow men. - Author: Francis Of Assisi
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#67. Real life is - quieter, more understated. No one is backlot and nothing has a soundtrack and no one has someone cleverer than them writing their lines. And so they just say nothing and get on with it. More's the pity, if you ask me, I quite like the idea of my own soundtrack. - Author: Matthew Crow
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#68. What a pity that most young people instead of seeing one animal in nature--which is worth a hundred in any Zoo--must derive their knowledge of God's creatures from their appearance in prisons. ... How do we manage to think that we know all about an animal by gazing at him penned in a cage? - Author: Dhan Gopal Mukerji
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#69. Some things were not possible in this world. Children did not have two parents who refused to love them. One, maybe, but for pity's sake, not two. - Author: Sue Monk Kidd
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#70. Self pity is the worst possible emotion anyone can have. And the most destructive. It is, to slightly paraphrase what Wilde said about hatred, and I think actually hatred's a subset of self pity and not the other way around - 'It destroys everything around it, except itself.' - Author: Stephen Fry
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#71. Never, ever, let anyone tell you what you can and can't do. Prove the cynics wrong. Pity them for they have no imagination. The sky's the limit. Your sky. Your limit. Now. Let's dance. - Author: Tom Hiddleston
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#72. It's a pity you didn't know when you started your game of murder, that I was playing, too. - Author: Robb White
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#73. It's not pity, Isabelle. It's survival. I'm not letting you go through this alone. I'll see you at eleven. - Author: Melyssa Winchester
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#74. It's a pity you are a torturer," Ultan said. "You might have been a philosopher. - Author: Gene Wolfe
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#75. Don't you love your mother, dear?"
"I guess so. A hard, sharp, thorny kind of love that might be pity more than anything else. - Author: Dean Koontz
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#76. When Michelangelo was introduced to Titian, he said ... that Titian's colouring and his style much pleased him, but that it was a pity that in Venice men did not learn to draw well from the beginning, and that those painters did not pursue a better method in their studies. - Author: Giorgio Vasari
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#77. Oh, it's no crime to want and need somebody to love and to be loved by and to go and do what you need to do to have that, but its certainly a pity when you want it so badly you'll let it be anybody. - Author: Kaye Gibbons
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#78. To me [Edgar Allen Poe's] prose is unreadable - like Jane Austin's [sic]. No there is a difference. I could read his prose on salary, but not Jane's. Jane is entirely impossible. It seems a great pity that they allowed her to die a natural death. - Author: Mark Twain
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#79. Everybody who undergoes a death and finds themselves grieving is obsessed with the idea that they can't display self-pity, they have to be strong. Actually there are a lot of reasons why you are going to feel sorry for yourself, but that's your first concern. - Author: Joan Didion
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#80. On the rebound one passes into tears and pathos. Maudlin tears. I almost prefer the moments of agony. These are at least clean and honest. But the bath of self-pity, the wallow, the loathsome sticky-sweet pleasure of indulging it
that disgusts me - Author: C.S. Lewis
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#81. If the spark doesn't come, that's a pity; but we do not read the classics out of duty or respect, but only out of love. - Author: Italo Calvino
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#82. It's a pity we can't play in two or three days as I like to play straight away after a bad game - Author: Jose Mourinho
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#83. Beloved, till life can charm no more; And mourned, till Pity's self be dead. - Author: William Collins
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#84. I have learned that bitterness, resentment and self-pity do nothing to lift the gloomy clouds of a spiritual February in my life. If anything, these sins only harden the soil of my heart, making it difficult for new growth to spring forth at God's appointed time. - Author: Katherine J. Walden
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#85. Pity may represent little more than the impersonal concern which prompts the mailing of a check, but true sympathy is the personal concern which demands the giving of one's soul. - Author: Martin Luther King Jr.
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#86. Nora, your self-pity monitor is beeping, it's telling me you're feeling sorry for yourself over something trivial and need to get a life. - Author: L. H. Cosway
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#87. To some men there's no poison worse than a gift, none worse than a measure of pity. I would know. - Author: Mark Lawrence
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#88. Pity," he said, smiling. "I'd heard about you, but I had no idea just how beautiful ... - Author: Latrivia S. Nelson
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#89. It's like saying to a drowning man: What a pity, what a pity! If you had only let me teach you how to swim! Everybody wants to right the world, nobody wants help his neighbor. They want to make a man of you without taking your body into consideration. It's all cockeyed. - Author: Henry Miller
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#90. Exalt yourself by devoting yourself to others, enrich yourself by making everyone's destiny your own, by enduring and understanding every facet of human suffering through your pity. - Author: Stefan Zweig
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#91. I remember a rainy, depressing afternoon when she remarked 'What a pity we can't make love, there's nothing else to do,' and he agreed that it was and there wasn't. - Author: Christopher Isherwood
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#92. Her own misery filled her heart - there was no room in it for other people's sorrow. - Author: George Eliot
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#93. It's a pity that I can never really enjoy my movies because, after the mixing, your capacity as a spectator just disappears. I have to think about what I felt just before the mixing. - Author: Pedro Almodovar
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#94. Pity, I've learned, is like a fart. You can tolerate your own, but you simply can't stand anyone else's. - Author: Jonathan Tropper
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#95. Dear God, let me find calm in every situation. Let me look at others with pity instead of anger. Let me pray they make it through life's fog they've created for themselves and find you. In Jesus's name, amen. - Author: Ron Baratono
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#96. Pity's akin to love; and every thought
Of that soft kind is welcome to my soul. - Author: Thomas Southerne
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#97. Have interesting failures ... If you need to have a personal crisis have it now. Don't wait until midlife, when it will take longer to resolve ... Don't pity yourselves. Lighten up. Seek people with a sense of humor. Avoid humorless people-and do not marry one, for God's sake. - Author: Garrison Keillor
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#98. I write my miserable songs. I write songs about disgust and self-pity. We're all going to have bummer moments. That's not the stuff I choose to share. - Author: Jason Mraz
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#99. Given a choice, it seems like pity would be easier to bear than mockery, but that's not true. Mockery hardens defenses; pity slips through, finds the softest places you have, and slices to the bone. Pity will break you, every time. - Author: Erica O'Rourke
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#100. Through heaven and earth
God's will moves freely, and I follow it,
As color follows light. He overflows
The firmamental walls with deity,
Therefore with love; His lightnings go abroad,
His pity may do so, His angels must,
Whene'er He gives them charges. - Author: Elizabeth Barrett Browning
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