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Letter "E" » exhausting
«You say that love is nonsense....I tell you it is no such thing. For weeks and months it is a steady physical pain, an ache about the heart, never leaving one, by night or by day; a long strain on one's nerves like toothache or rheumatism, not intolerable at any one instant, but exhausting by its steady drain on the strength.»
Author: Henry Brooks Adams
, Physical pain
, Physical strength
, physical thing
«I cried, and cried some more. I told God that I was weary of trying. And, God told me to quit trying. It doesn't sound like a revelation, but it feels like a revelation. Because I got it on a deeper level. I'm going to quit trying. When I forget, I'm going to remind myself. I'm going to do what I want to do; and I'm going to quit trying to do the rest. It's not the doing that's exhausting; it's the trying. The doing is exhilarating!»
Author: Jan Denise
, Some More
«I'm a sex machine to both genders. It's all very exhausting. I need a lot of sleep.»
«Popularity is exhausting. The life of the party almost always winds up in a corner with an overcoat over him.»
«The most exhausting thing in life is being insincere.»
«Murder is terribly exhausting.»
«All writers are vain, selfish and lazy, and at the very bottom of their motives lies a mystery. Writing a book is a long, exhausting struggle, like a long bout of some painful illness. One would never undertake such a thing if one were not driven by some demon whom one can neither resist nor understand.»
Author: George Orwell
«When two people are under the influence of the most violent, most insane, most delusive, and most transient of passions, they are required to swear that they will remain in that excited, abnormal, and exhausting condition continuously until death do»
Author: George Bernard Shaw
, violent death