Nursing School Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old nursing school quotes, nursing school sayings, and nursing school proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.     

Mother Teresa

To expect too much is to have a sentimental view of life and this is a softness that ends in bitterness.     

Flannery O'Connor

Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.

Maya Angelou

Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.     

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.

Lech Walesa

Bitterness and resentment only hurt one person, and it's not the person we're resenting - it's us.     

Alana Stewart

If you're betrayed, release disappointment at once. By that way, the bitterness has no time to take root.     

Toba Beta

It weren't too loo long before I seen something in me, had changed. A bitter seed was planted inside of me. And I just didn't feel so, accepting, anymore.

Kathryn Stockett

There is no disappointment so numbing...as someone no better than you achieving more.     

Joseph Heller

Bitterness: anger that forgot where it came from.     

Alain De Botton

It is okay of talking about the past, as long as there's no bitterness and anger. It only gives you a heart attack. It won't change the past either.

Ann Marie Aguilar

Things don't go wrong and break so you can become bitter and give up. They happen to break you down and build you up so you can be all that you were intended to be.     

Charlie Jones

As I walked out the door toward the gate that would lead to my freedom, I knew if I didn't leave my bitterness and hatred behind, I'd still be in prison.

Nelson Mandela

New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.

Lao Tzu

Years of love have been forgot, In the hatred of a minute.

Edgar Allan Poe

Forgiveness is a promise not a feeling. When you forgive other people, you are making a promise not to use their past sin against them.     

Jay Adams

He gave everything to everybody. Except to me.     

J.K. Rowling

Forgiveness is the key that unlocks the door of resentment and the handcuffs of hate. It is a power that breaks the chains of bitterness and the shackles of selfishness.     

William Arthur Ward

The bitterness of poor quality is remembered long after the sweetness of low price has faded from memory.

Aldo Gucci

Bitterness imprisons life; love releases it     

Harry Emerson Fosdick

An evidence that our will has been broken is that we begin to thank God for that which once seemed so bitter, knowing that His will is good and that, in His time and in His way, He is able to make the most bitter waters sweet.      

Nancy Leigh Demoss

The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.

Harriet Beecher Stowe

It's quite highly possible that I have peaked. I mean, I just can't imagine what else I could do beyond this. It's really a bittersweet kind of feeling.

Will Smith

I do not want to choose which one of you I must love or hate. Here, I am free to do neither. I want no part of your bitterness.     

Patricia A. Mckillip

Never succumb to the temptation of bitterness.     

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Bitterness is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die     

Steve Ostten

It is better to live in peace than in bitterness and strife.

Confucius

Forgiveness is the key that unlocks the door of resentment and the handcuffs of hate. It is a power that breaks the chains of bitterness and the shackles of selfishness.     

William Arthur Ward

Bitterness and resentment only hurt one person, and it's not the person we're resenting-it's us.     

Alana Stewart

Hurt leads to bitterness, bitterness to anger, travel too far that road and the way is lost.     

Terry Brooks