Pain and gain quotes:

  • When you let go, you lose pain and gain insight. -- Alexandra Stoddard
  • Leadership is, among other things, the ability to inflict pain and get away with it - short-term pain for long-term gain. -- George Will
  • Wage theft, worker rights and workplace discrimination should not be swept under the rug. The United States cannot have a functional economy where all the gains go to the corporate class while all the pain goes to regular workers. -- James P. Hoffa
  • I think one of the major results of the psychology of decision making is that people's attitudes and feelings about losses and gains are really not symmetric. So we really feel more pain when we lose $10,000 than we feel pleasure when we get $10,000. -- Daniel Kahneman
  • There may be no issue that better illustrates the differences between Republicans and Democrats than energy. Consider it the 'all of the above' strategy for reducing gas prices, versus the 'all pain, no gain' plan for punishing those who emit carbon (like you). -- Roy Blunt
  • Many climate change deniers would have you believe that addressing climate change is all pain and no gain. This is simply not true. We can tackle this challenge while improving our personal health and the health of our economy. These are not competing interests; they go hand in hand. -- Paul Tonko
  • Hope of gain lessens pain. -- Benjamin Franklin
  • There's no gain, without pain. -- Benjamin Franklin
  • Atheism - Your Gain, No Pain! -- Ron Barrier
  • When pain ends, gain ends too. -- Robert Browning
  • Today's pain will bring tomorrow's gain. -- Debasish Mridha
  • Every pain has a gain behind it -- Swami Satchidananda
  • Winners see the gain; losers see the pain. -- Shiv Khera
  • Almost all good businesses engage in 'pain today, gain tomorrow' activities. -- Charlie Munger
  • The old Chinese proverb springs to mind - No pain, no gain. -- Marian Keyes
  • Did you fail? Try, try again. There is no gain without pain. -- Debasish Mridha
  • It is a clear gain to sacrifice pleasure in order to avoid pain. -- Arthur Schopenhauer
  • I spend long days wearing a corset - but no pain, no gain. -- Phyllis Logan
  • People will do more to avoid pain than they will do to gain pleasure. -- Tony Robbins
  • ..various people had long had the feeling that gain through pain was nature's way -- Robert Wright
  • I broke my heart for every gain, to taste the sweet I faced the pain. -- Whitney Houston
  • If you don't like don't do it. But don't forget that: NO PAIN NO GAIN. -- Serge Nubret
  • Experience comes from failure and success comes from experience. Today's pain will bring tomorrow's gain. -- Debasish Mridha
  • A lesson without pain is meaningless. For you cannot gain something without sacrificing something in return... -- Hiromu Arakawa
  • For all the happiness mankind can gain Is not in pleasure, but in rest from pain. -- John Dryden
  • The market-place, the eager love of gain, Whose aim is vanity, and whose end is pain! -- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  • Remember anything you want that's valuable requires you to break through short-term pain in order to gain long-term pleasure. -- Tony Robbins
  • Leaders are interested in gains. However, they acknowledge that there is no gain without pain. They embrace the pain. -- Israelmore Ayivor
  • Prefer a loss to a dishonest gain; the one brings pain at the moment, the other for all time. -- Chilon
  • But though that place I never gain, Herein lies comfort for my pain: I will be worthy of it. -- Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  • Sometimes you must lose everything to gain it again, and the regaining is the sweeter for the pain of loss. -- SebastiAn
  • Praise and blame, gain and loss, pleasure and pain, fame and disripute, these are just the worldly winds of existence. -- T. Scott McLeod
  • Teachings that do not speak of pain have no meaning...because humankind cannot gain anything without first giving something in return. -- Hiromu Arakawa
  • Man's main concern is not to gain pleasure or to avoid pain but rather to see a meaning in his life. -- Viktor E. Frankl
  • Who, doomed to go in company with Pain And Fear and Bloodshed,-miserable train!- Turns his necessity to glorious gain. -- William Wordsworth
  • I learn from my mistakes. It's a very painful way to learn, but without pain, the old saying is, there's no gain. -- Johnny Cash
  • Behind each and every difficult mountain is an easy valley. Keep climbing; endure a little more. Your pain will bring you gain! -- Israelmore Ayivor
  • The biggest black eye that you can give the devil is to give God your pain and let Him turn it into gain. -- Joyce Meyer
  • When you complain, you explain pain for no gain. Endure and balance yourself through the pain, be hopeful and persist to the end. -- Israelmore Ayivor
  • Merely to live without a pain Is little gladness, little gain, Ah, welcome joy tho' mixt with grief-- The thorn-set flower that crowns the leaf. -- Dan Simmons
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  • You gotta look for the good in the bad, the happy in your sad, the gain in your pain, and what makes you grateful not hateful. -- Karen Salmansohn
  • Who longs in solitude to live, Ah! soon his wish will gain: Men hope and love, men get and give, and leave him to his pain. -- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  • You have to hurt in order to know. Fall in order to grow. Lose in order to gain. Because most of life's lessons are learned through pain -- Boonaa Mohammed
  • With the happiness, ecstasy and power you gain from meditation, you can gradually remove your mind from the things it has become hooked to that cause it pain. -- Frederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell
  • Cutting government spending and government intrusion in the economy will almost surely involve immediate gain for the many, short-term pain for the few, and long-term gain for all. -- Milton Friedman
  • Let it be a small gain or big gain never do lesser than one's ability, let it be a pain or a pleasure never accept more than one's share. -- Amit Kalantri
  • Anyway, maybe there weren't any solutions. Human society, corpses and rubble. It never learned, it made the same cretinous mistakes over and over, trading short-term gain for long-term pain. -- Margaret Atwood