Comfort Quotes

I love “Drops of Jupiter.” I feel like it’s everyone’s comfort song.

To make the individual uncomfortable, that is my task.

Free speech is intended to protect the controversial and even outrageous word; and not just comforting platitudes too mundane to need protection.

If you’re in a coalition and you’re comfortable, you know it’s not a broad enough coalition.

Do not assume that he who seeks to comfort you now, lives untroubled among the simple and quiet words that sometimes do you good. His life may also have much sadness and difficulty, that remains far beyond yours. Were it otherwise, he would never have been able to find these words.

The rich comfort themselves by saying the poor are too stupid to feel the bad conditions of their lives. But no one ever gets used to hunger, or thirst, or overwork.

There is something feeble and a little contemptible about a man who cannot face the perils of life without the help of comfortable myths. Almost inevitably some part of him is aware that they are myths and that he believes them only because they are comforting. But he dare not face this thought!

There is peace and rest and comfort in sorrow.

Nothing is so bitter that a calm mind cannot find comfort in it.

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.