“I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love.” ~Mother Teresa
“God whispers to us in our pleasures, speaks in our conscience, but shouts in our pains: it is his megaphone to rouse a deaf world.” ~C. S. Lewis
“When suffering comes, we yearn for some sign from God, forgetting we have just had one.” ~Mignon McLaughlin
This season is the hardest for many. Try to remember that you are not alone in your pain–ever–and that suffering is never without a purpose. But if it seems to be, then assign it a purpose, and chances are you’ll discover that that was its purpose all along.