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Every creator painfully experiences the chasm between his inner vision and its ultimate expression.
Experience
Cleveland Amory

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It is as painful perhaps to be awakened from a vision as to be born.
Birth
James Augustine

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The man who can drive himself further once the effort gets painful is the man who will win.
Determination
Roger Bannister

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Next to ingratitude the most painful thing to bear is gratitude.
Gratitude
Henry Ward Beecher

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Alas! how deeply painful is all payment!
Payment
Lord Byron

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What annoyances are more painful than those of which we cannot complain?
Complaints and Complaining
Marquis De Custine

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I live in that solitude which is painful in youth, but delicious in the years of maturity.
Solitude
Albert Einstein

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Solitude is painful when one is young, but delightful when one is more mature.
Solitude
Albert Einstein

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But what we call our despair is often only the painful eagerness of unfed hope.
Despair
George Eliot

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Be the business never so painful, you may have it done for money.
Purpose
Thomas Fuller

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I have no ambition to govern men. It is a painful and thankless office
Government
Thomas Jefferson

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Guilt is perhaps the most painful companion of death.
Bereavement
Elisabeth KuBler-Ross

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Catholicism is not a soothing religion. It's a painful religion. We're all gluttons for punishment.
Catholicism
Madonna

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No one has ever said it, but how painfully true it is that the poor have us always with them.
Riches
Hector Hugh Munro

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How glorious it is -- and also how painful -- to be an exception.
Exception
Alfred De Musset

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The actor becomes an emotional athlete. The process is painful -- my personal life suffers.
Acting and Actors
Al Pacino

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Failures are like skinned knees, painful but superficial.
Failure
H. Ross Perot

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When thought becomes excessively painful, action is the finest remedy.
Thoughts and Thinking
Salman Rushdie

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Self-denial is painful for a moment, but very agreeable in the end.
Self-denial
Jane Taylor

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun