Tragedy Related Quotes



“New Orleans is an economic disaster. This tragedy is so unprecedented people could be out of work for three, six, nine months or longer.”

Rajeev Dhawan

#Disaster #People #Tragedy #Work


“I suppose society is wonderfully delightful. To be in it is merely a bore. But to be out of it is simply a tragedy.”

Oscar Wilde

#Boredom #Delight #Society #Tragedy


The subject of a good tragedy must not be realistic.

Pierre Corneille

#Realistic #Tragedy


Life is a tragedy filled with suffering and despair and yet some people do manage to avoid jury duty.

Woody Allen

#Duty #Suffering #Tragedy


The pathos of life is worse than the tragedy.

Ellen Glasgow

#Tragedy


An American tragedy in which we all have played a part.

Gerald R. Ford

#American #Played #Tragedy #Which


Tragedy, he precieved, belonged to the ancient time, to a time when there were still privacy, love, and friendship, and when the members of a family stood by one another without needing to know the reason.

George Orwell

#Ancient #Needing #Tragedy


Life holds only one tragedy, ultimately: not to have been a saint.

Charles Peguy

#Holds #Saint #Tragedy


“How sad it is! I shall grow old, and horrid, and dreadful. But this picture will remain always young. It will never be older than this particular day of June. . . . If it was only the other way! If it was I who were to be always young, and the picture that were to grow old! For this--for this--I would give everything! Yes, there is nothing in the whole world I would not give!”

Oscar Wilde

#Age #Aging #Desire #Growing Old #Lament #Nostalgia #Picture #Sadness #Tragedy #Will #Young #Youth


“Disaster is a natural part of my evolution. Toward tragedy and dissolution.”

Chuck Palahniuk

#Disaster #Evolution #Toward #Tragedy