Discomfort Quotes

Discomfort Quotes: Ultimately, happiness comes down to choosing between the discomfort of becoming aware of your mental afflictions and the discomfort of being ruled by them.
I like playing with that space between laughter and discomfort where your discomfort can also make you laugh, and you're confused about the mixed feelings. That's challenging, and I think that's what makes for some of the best art.
Your hands learn to do things that you could spend a whole day trying to write about and articulate. There's a discomfort associated with trying to put all those different ways the brain works together. I kind of like to avail myself of that discomfort.
When people don't understand that being uncomfortable is part of the process of achievement, they use the discomfort as a reason not to do. They don't get what they want. We must learn to tolerate discomfort in order to grow.
Only people willing to work to the point of discomfort on a regular basis using effective means to produce that discomfort will actually look like they have been other-than-comf ortable most of the time. You can thank the muscle magazines for these persistent misconceptions, along with the natural tendency of all normal humans to seek reasons to avoid hard physical exertion.
In every work out there comes a moment where you have to decide to keep pushing hard - through the doubt, discomfort and fear of the pain. You have two choices at this point - to push through and to mentally divorce your mind of the doubt, discomfort and fear or you can surrender.
Hard work pays off in the future but requires discomfort now. Laziness pays off now but guarantees discomfort in the future.
Author: Hal Elrod
If the men of the Middle Ages... lived in filth and discomfort, it was not for any lack of ability to change their mode of life; it was because they chose to live this way, because filth and discomfort fitted in with their principles and prejudices, political, moral, and religious.... It was in the power of medieval... craftsmen to create armchairs and sofas that might have rivaled in comfort those of today
The only difference between comedy and drama is that, in comedy, I'm going to utilize the tool of creating laughter to deflect discomfort and, in drama, I won't use a tool, but we're going to actually deal with the discomfort and see what comes out of it.
Author: Romany Malco
What people really want is not to make something funny, but to make something amusing - which, in many ways, is the opposite of funny. To amuse someone is to eliminate discomfort and awkwardness, kind of like a massage for the brain, while to be funny is to point out awkwardness and discomfort. Everyone thinks they want funny, but they really want amusement.
Fatigue, discomfort, discouragement are merely symptoms of effort.
Sometimes a little discomfort in the beginning can save a whole lot of pain down the road.
It's when the discomfort strikes that they realize a strong mind is the most powerful weapon of all.
Sadness, discomfort, frustration -- they are all valid human emotions. Why would we want to suppress them?
Author: Magda Gerber
One marvels why the middle classes still insist on so much discomfort for their children at such expense to themselves.
Misery, anger, indignation, discomfort-those conditions produce literature. Contentment-never. So there you are.
Discomfort of any kind becomes the basis for practice. We breathe in knowing our pain is shared.
Author: Pema Chodron
I think it's a really good thing to put yourself in a situation where you feel really uncomfortable because I think things can come out of that discomfort.
I am willing to put myself through anything; temporary pain or discomfort means nothing to me as long as I can see that the experience will take me to a new level.
Author: Diana Nyad