"Pleasure is nothing else but the intermission of pain."
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"One pain is lessened by another's anguish."
"Pain pays the income of each precious thing."
"Pain has its own noble joy, when it starts a strong consciousness of life, from a stagnant one."
"Pain and pleasure, like light and darkness, succeed each other."
"The pain of the mind is worse than the pain of the body."
"Pain of mind is worse than pain of body."
"Sweet is true love that is given in vain, and sweet is death that takes away pain."
"To touch a sore is to renew one's grief."
"For we are born in other's pain, and perish in our own."
"Pain adds rest unto pleasure, and teaches the luxury of health."
"Pain with the thousand teeth."
"Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge."
"On the outskirts of every agony sits some observant fellow who points."
"Pictures and shapes are but secondary objects and please or displease only in the memory."
"If we could but paint with the hand what we see with the eye."
"Good painters imitate nature, bad ones spew it up."
"A good painter is to paint two main things, men and the working of man's mind."
"Painting does not come from intelligence so much, as from sight and feeling and invention."
"Sunlight is painting."
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