Comfort and prosperity have never enriched the world as much as adversity has.
Actually, this seems to be the basic need of the human heart in nearly every great crisis - a good hot cup of coffee.
There is no feeling more comforting and consoling than knowing you are right next to the one you love.
If you look for truth, you may find comfort in the end; if you look for comfort you will not get either comfort or truth only soft soap and wishful thinking to begin, and in the end, despair.
There is peace and rest and comfort in sorrow
Your bones have been my bedframe and your flesh has been my pillow. And I'm waiting for sleep.
It may serve as a comfort to us, in all our calamities and afflictions, that he that loses anything and gets wisdom by it is a gainer by the loss
Comfort is the only thing our civilization can give us.
Say you were standing with one foot in the oven and one foot in an ice bucket. According to the percentage people, you would be perfectly comfortable.
Do not measure your loss by itself; if you do, it will seem intolerable; but if you will take all human affairs into account you will find that some comfort is to be derived from them.
I lost the comfort of my life, death came and took my wife; and now I don't know what to do, Lest death should come, and take me too
When you're comfortable with someone you love, the silence is the best. And, that's how me and J. are. When we're in a room together, we don't have to say anything. It's for real.
I am so fond of tea that I could write a whole dissertation on its virtues. It comforts and enlivens without the risks attendant on spirituous liquors. Gentle herb! Let the florid grape yield to thee. Thy soft influence is a more safe inspirer of social joy.
) Music is the balm that heals the forlorn ache of a distant star.
My father, now in heaven, is a keeper of the birds. And his eye is on his sparrow
My comfort is, that old age, that ill layer-up of beauty, can do no more spoil upon my face
Oh the comfort, the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person, having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words, but pouring them all right out, just as they are.
comfort was allowed to come to them rare, welcome, unsought: a gift like joy.
As unrefined and basic as an animal's emotional equipment may be, it is not insensitive to freedom. Somewhere in the archives of crudest instinct is recorded the truth that it is better to be endangered and free than captive and comfortable.
When someone is crying, of course, the noble thing to do is to comfort them. But if someone is trying to hide their tears, it may also be noble to pretend you do not notice them.
Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire: it is the time for home.
there are two types of people in the world: those who prefer to be sad among others, and those who prefer to be sad alone.
We are adjured not to burn the candle at both ends.But how many people have verified that physically possible?
Art should comfort the disturbed and disturb the comfortable.