The greatest evil is physical pain.
Never a lip is curved with pain That can't be kissed into smiles again.
When there is pain, there are no words. All pain is the same.
Pain has its own noble joy, when it starts a strong consciousness of life, from a stagnant one.
The moment an ill can be patiently handled, it is disarmed of its poison, though not of its pain.
The smallest pain in our little finger gives us more concern than the destruction of millions of our fellow beings.
This horror of pain is a rather low instinct and... if I think of human beings I've known and of my own life, such as it is, I can't recall any case of pain which didn't, on the whole, enrich life.
Pain and pleasure, like light and darkness, succeed each other.
And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be nor more death, neither sorrow nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain. [Revelation]
The art of life is the art of avoiding pain; and he is the best pilot, who steers clearest of the rocks and shoals with which it is beset.
Life is pain and the enjoyment of love is an anesthetic.
The pain of the mind is worse than the pain of the body.