Chronic Pain Sayings and Quotes
Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous
old chronic pain quotes, chronic pain sayings, and chronic pain proverbs, collected over the years from a variety
Living in the past is like choosing to cling to a chronic illness.
Asa Don Brown
Positive self-talk is to emotional pain as pain pill is to physical pain.
Those who become mentally ill often have a history of chronic pain.
Pain is always emotional. Fear and depression keep constant company with chronic hurting.
One in six people suffer depression or a chronic anxiety disorder. These are not the worried well but those in severe mental pain with conditions crippling enough to prevent them living normal lives.
The demon that you can swallow gives you it's power, and the greater life's pain, the greater life's reply.
You don't know pain until you're staring at yourself in the mirror with tears streaming down your face and you're begging yourself to just hold on and be strong.
Chronic pain shatters productive lives. Chronic pain almost always is accompanied by depression, anxiety, frustration, fatigue, isolation, and lowered self-esteem.
Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.
Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it lasts forever.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey.
Of pain you could wish only one thing: that it should stop. Nothing in the world was so bad as physical pain. In the face of pain there are no heroes.
Chronic pain or other challenges are invitations; gifts that challenge us to learn how to manage the mind.
My pain may be the reason for somebody's laugh. But my laugh must never be the reason for somebody's pain.
What a person did when they were in pain said a lot about them.
It's a complete physical, mental and emotional assault on your body.
Pain is not the same as suffering. Left to itself, the body discharges pain spontaneously, letting go of it the moment that the underlying cause is healed. Suffering is pain that we hold on to. It comes from the mind's mysterious instinct to believe that pain is good, or that it cannot be escaped, or that the person deserves it.
There is a great deal of pain in life and perhaps the only pain that can be avoided is the pain that comes from trying to avoid pain.
If your body is screaming in pain, whether the pain is muscular contractions, anxiety, depression, asthma or arthritis, a first step in releasing the pain may be making the connection between your body pain and the cause. Beliefs are physical. A thought held long enough and repeated enough becomes a belief. The belief then becomes biology.
Marilyn Van Derbur
Pain will come with time, but time will heal the pain.
If you can sit with your pain, listen to your pain and respect your pain, in time you will move through your pain.
Pain is when you're slowly dying on the inside and you're way too weak to speak about it so you keep silent and suffer alone.
God uses chronic pain and weakness, along with other afflictions, as his chisel for sculpting our lives. Felt weakness deepens dependence on Christ for strength each day. The weaker we feel, the harder we lean. And the harder we lean, the stronger we grow spiritually, even while our bodies waste away. To live with your â€˜thorn' uncomplainingly, that is, sweet, patient, and free in heart to love and help others, even though every day you feel weak, is true sanctification. It is true healing for the spirit. It is a supreme victory of grace.
J. I. Packer
The body cannot take chronic terror; it must defend itself by refusing to harbor the spirit that wants to soar through it and experience life to the fullest.
That's the thing about pain, it demands to be felt.
You feel your strength in the experience of pain.
Avoiding our pain is needlessly exhausting. Pain can not be killed. When we attempt to bury our pain, it rises up from the grave of our emotions, haunting us, until we acknowledge its presence. We can heal our pain when we allow it to move through us.
Generally speaking, chronic pain and other physical and mental disorders have been categorized as 'silent disorders' in the workplace simply because most employees are afraid of the consequences if employers find out.
Pain may create misery, pain may give you sorrow. It may trouble you today, but will be gone tomorrow.
Chronic pain can be very lonely. It can have a shame-based quality.
Consciousness is the chronic pain of life, and all higher organisms suffer it every waking moment.
If you keep your heart open, that same pain can become a purifying pain, a strengthening pain. If we choose forgiveness over bitterness, that pain can heal instead of hurt. Instead of a pain that divides, it can be a pain that binds. Instead of a pain that breaks us down, it can be a pain that builds us up.
Seth Adam Smith
Find a place inside where there's joy, and that will burn out the pain.
Many of us spend our whole lives running from feeling with the mistaken belief that you cannot bear the pain. But you have already borne the pain. what you have not done is feel all you are beyond the pain.
It is easier to find men who will volunteer to die, than to find those who are willing to endure pain with patience.