Quotes about Bitter and Friendship
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Experience life in all possible ways -
good-bad, bitter-sweet, dark-light, summer-winter.
Experience all the dualities.
Don't be afraid of experience,
because the more experience you have,
the more mature you become.
I must dedicate my life to teaching my people,
for only education would make their lot less bitter,
their latent power more strong.
- Jimmy Yen
Bitter experience has taught us how fundamental our
values are and how great the mission they represent.
- Jan Peter Balkenende
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
I am neither bitter nor cynical but I do wish
there was less immaturity in political thinking.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt
Your pain is the breaking of the shell
that encloses your understanding.
Much of your pain is self-chosen.
It is the bitter potion by which the
physician within you heals your sick self.
Therefore trust the physician, and drink
his remedy in silence and tranquility.
- Khalil Gibran
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You've got to take the bitter with the sour.
- Samuel Goldwyn
Lettuce is like conversation; it must be fresh and crisp,
so sparkling that you scarcely notice the bitter in it.
- Charles Dudley Warner
Here is the rule to remember in the future,
When anything tempts you to be bitter:
"This is a misfortune" but "To bear this worthily is good fortune."
- Marcus Aurelius
Heretics are the only bitter remedy against the entropy of human thought.
- Yevgeny Zamyatin
We drink VB, Victoria Bitter, which is way better.
- Brody Armstrong
We swallow greedily any lie that flatters us,
but we sip only little by little at a truth we find bitter.
- Denis Diderot
Let the word go forth from this time and place,
to friend and foe alike,
that the torch has been passed
to a new generation of Americans -
born in this century, tempered by war,
disciplined by a hard and bitter peace.
- John F. Kennedy
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter,
when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
- John Locke
I didn't realize House would be the central character,
more the bitter comic relief appearing occasionally.
I relish his wounded nature - the lameness,
the scarred Byronic hero.
- Hugh Laurie
I used to be kind of bitter and jealous as well,
but I get it.
- Carlos Alazraqui
Much of your pain is the bitter potion by which the
physician within you heals your sick self.
- Khalil Gibran
The compulsion of fate is bitter.
- Christoph Martin Wieland
It would be a bitter cosmic joke if we destroy ourselves
due to atrophy of the imagination.
- Martha Gellhorn
I have been back in Paris for two weeks.
Life is still bitter.
- Camille Claudel
I think it's your own choice if you turn from an angry young man to a bitter,
- Billie Joe Armstrong
Maturity is a bitter disappointment for which no remedy exists,
unless laughter could be said to remedy anything.
- Kurt Vonnegut
Oh, definitely and you know you take the bitter with
the sweet but the benefits far outweigh the burdens
of what I've been able to do for my family,
- Star Jones
I think you have to pay for love with bitter tears.
- Edith Piaf
But, truly, I have wept too much!
The Dawns are heartbreaking.
Every moon is atrocious and every sun bitter.
- Arthur Rimbaud
The amazing thing is that I'm sane.
I'm not bitter.
I'm not drugged out.
I'm not broke.
I'm still married to the same guy.
My children don't hate me.
- Brenda Lee
So rather than face the bitter truth,
China has placed severe restrictions on the Internet
and enlisted America's high-tech companies as their Internet police.
- Tom Lantos
What is food to one man is bitter poison to others.
Heaven is high, Earth Wide.
Bitter between them flies my sorrow.
- Li Po
There is some self-interest behind every friendship.
There is no friendship without self-interests.
This is a bitter truth.
Sadat was a great and good man, and his most bitter
and dangerous enemies were people who were obsessed
with hatred for his peaceful goals.
- Jimmy Carter
World's use is cold, world's love is vain,
world's cruelty is bitter bane; but is not the fruit of pain.
- Elizabeth Barrett Browning
We must be part of the general staff at the inception,
rather than the ambulance drivers at the bitter end.
- Lane Kirkland
To die is poignantly bitter, but the idea of having
to die without having lived is unbearable.
- Erich Fromm
We wrote verses that condemned us, with no hope of pardon,
to the most bitter solitude.
- Salvatore Quasimodo
Old friends become bitter enemies on a sudden for toys and small offenses.
- Robert Burton
It is bitter to lose a friend to evil,
before one loses him to death.
- Mary Renault
I will see this game of life out to its bitter end.
- Zane Grey
I have known the fruits of strikes.
The bitter and the sweet.
Hunger and music.
- Merle Travis
Children sweeten labours, but they make misfortunes more bitter.
- Francis Bacon
I would wake up in Moscow or somewhere else,
my heart beating fast, feeling bitter and helpless.
- Alfred Schnittke
Though bitter, good medicine cures illness.
Though it may hurt, loyal criticism will have beneficial effects.
- Sima Qian
Death is less bitter punishment than death's delay.
I have sworn to only live free.
Even if I find bitter the taste of death,
I don't want to die humiliated or deceived.
- Osama bin Laden
The longer you wait, the less fun.
If you wait until the bitter end, the whole economy can be destroyed.
- Jeffrey Sachs
She gave up beauty in her tender youth,
gave all her hope and joy and pleasant ways;
she covered up her eyes lest they should gaze on vanity,
and chose the bitter truth.
- Christina Rossetti
When rock came in, I wasn't bitter about it.
I was puzzled.
- Jo Stafford
With Hitchcock I had little relationship.
I was called to replace Bernard Herrmann,
his favorite composer, in Torn Curtain,
after the bitter fight between them.
- Maurice Jarre
I was briefly bitter.
- Margot Kidder
I have never seen such extreme partisanship,
such bitter partisanship, and such forgetfulness of
the fate of our fathers and of the Constitution.
- Robert Byrd
It would be far better to be of no church than to be bitter of any.
- William Penn
I venture to prophesy that there lies before us a bitter and an evil time.
- Auberon Herbert
Remorse sleeps during prosperity but awakes bitter
consciousness during adversity.
- Jean Jacques Rousseau
If I thought about it, I could be bitter,
but I don't feel like being bitter.
Being bitter makes you immobile, and there's too much that I still want to do.
- Richard Pryor
I refuse to let what happened to me make me bitter.
- Nicole Kidman
I know people who grow old and bitter.
I want to keep making a fresh start.
I don't want them to defeat me.
That would be suicidal.
- Robert Wyatt
There is little for the great part of the history of
the world except the bitter tears of pity and the hot tears of wrath.
- Woodrow Wilson
The truth is that life is delicious,
charming, frightful, sweet, bitter, and that is everything.
- Anatole France
In the midst of the fountain of wit there arises something bitter,
which stings in the very flowers.
That is one of the bitter curses of poverty;
it leaves no right to be generous.
- George Gissing
I like this life.
I like it when it's hard, and I like it better when it's not,
but I know you don't get the sweet part without the bitter.
- Holly Near
A healthy degree of party unity among Democrats and
Republicans has deteriorated into bitter partisan warfare.
- Thomas E. Mann
O conscience, upright and stainless,
how bitter a sting to thee is a little fault!
- Dante Alighieri
It is bitter to think of one's best years disappearing
in this unpolished country.
- Greta Garbo
The ground is hard, the air tastes bitter.
Your stars cluster in evil signs.
- Georg Trakl
If you look closely enough, amid the merciless and the bitter,
there is always the chance that you may find comfort
and the promise of something good.
- Bob Greene
I don't mean to sound bitter, cold, or cruel,
but I am, so that's how it comes out.
- Bill Hicks
The sensitive artist knows that a bitter wind is blowing.
- Herbert Read
And bitter waxed the fray; Brother with brother spake
no word When they met in the way.
- Jean Ingelow
How hard, how bitter it is to become a man!
- Albert Camus
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