„I know the reason why you keep your silence up,
No you don't fool me.
The hurt doesn't show
But the pain still grows
It's no stranger to you and me.“
— Phil Collins English musician, songwriter and actor 1951
"In the Air Tonight"
„Those who have hurt you in the past cannot continue to hurt you now unless you hold on to the pain through resentment.“
— Rick Warren, The Purpose Driven Life: What on Earth Am I Here for?
„The hutzpah of our love is pleasing to you, O Lord, just as it pleased you that we should steal from your bounty.“
— Ephrem the Syrian Syriac deacon and a prolific Syriac-language hymnographer and theologian of the 4th century 306 - 373
Hymns on Faith 16:5
„Don't be afraid. The dead cannot hurt you. They give you no pain, except that of seeing your own death in their faces. And one can face that, I find.“
— Lois McMaster Bujold Science Fiction and fantasy author from the USA 1949
— Siri Hustvedt, The Shaking Woman, or A History of My Nerves