despair quotes - 10 of
The human spirit will endure sickness; but a broken spirit--who can bear?
Let the stars of its dawn be dark; let it hope for light, but have none; may it not see the eyelids of the morning--
Because it shut not up the doors of my mother's womb, nor hid
sorrow from mine eyes. Why died I not from the womb?
Let the day perish wherein I was born, and the night in which it
was said, There is a man child conceived.
...the heirs of the kingdom will be thrown into the outer darkness, where there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth.
And about three o'clock Jesus cried with a loud voice, "Eli, Eli, lema sabachthani?" that is, "My God, my God, why have you forsak
There shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way
To all the pangs and fury of despair.
Despair, in short, seeks its own environment as surely as water finds its own level.
Ah, love, let us be true
To one another! for the world, which seems ...
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