List of Famous Grief Quotes in English

While grief is fresh, every attempt to divert only irritates. You must wait till it be digested, and then amusement will dissipate the remains of it.

- Quotes by Samuel Johnson

Grief is the agony of an instant, the indulgence of grief the blunder of a life.

- Grief Quotes by Benjamin Disraeli

Waste not fresh tears over old griefs.

- Grief Quotes by Euripides

Even his griefs are a joy long after to one that remembers all that he wrought and endured.

- Homer Quotes

I just realized that there's going to be a lot of painful times in life, so I better learn to deal with it the right way.

- Trey Parker and Matt Stone Quotes

The only cure for grief is action.

- Grief Quotes by George Henry Lewes

Grief teaches the steadiest minds to waver.

- Sophocles Quotes

The greatest griefs are those we cause ourselves.

- Sophocles Quote

What's gone and what's past help
Should be past grief.

- William Shakespeare Quotes

It is light grief that can take counsel.

- Grief Quotes by Anonymous