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I Know Pain Is a Gift

We learn from pain, we become more then we want to be... 91 People

    Pain Is A Gift

    Sorry, I disagree at one hundred percent...I do not believe pain is a gift.  Who the hell likes pain and wants to suffer?
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F 4 Responses Apr 27, 2011

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    What A Concept!

    Why would anyone ever think to be grateful for trials and suffering? For me, it's Biblical; because God can use the hard times in our lives as tests which cultivate spiritual characteristics like perseverance. When you're going through a personal trial, I believe God uses it...
    DrewBerry DrewBerry 46-50, F 16 Responses Sep 27, 2009

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    This I Am Learning

    in my life, i've felt pain. pain from abuse, heartache, betrayal, shame. i have always numbed my pain with alcohol and drugs. i prefer escape to pain. pain is inevitable, though. as much as i've tried to run from it, it surrounds me on all sides. even the happiest moments are...
    deleted deleted 26-30 11 Responses Mar 10, 2009

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    A Lot of Pain Affects the Soul.

    I have experienced the darkness of pain.  There have been times of deep despair.  The complete lost of hope had shattered my whole being and has caused my foundation of personal beliefs to shatter.  It was a two year effort in peeling away my layers to find what...
    deleted deleted 26-30 11 Responses Mar 26, 2009

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    This might be some of the best stuff I'll ever

    write. Pain, hardship, struggle, they suck. Today was definetly one of them days for me. But it's not like I'm the only one. Life is at times hard for everyone. You gotta understand, especially when it is rough, that it's these experiences that mold and shape us. They give...
    NewEra0916 NewEra0916 26-30, M 7 Responses Sep 27, 2014

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    Shower Me With the Gift of Pain, I Live!

    I know Pain is a gift. For one, it reminds you you are still alive. (*swoons over Criss Angel's endurance demonstrations*) I love modifying my body with tattoos and piercings in tribute to life and the people I love. Even in my darkest depths, I like rough love play, it...
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman 31-35, F 6 Responses Apr 14, 2009

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    Wonderful Tool

      (1.) Indivial tool    Pain creates a different/alternative level of awareness. Lakota Shaman will “cry for a vision”. This means they will endure great pain to achieve this alternative level of awareness. The most famous method is to hang from...
    Dewduster Dewduster 66-70, M 13 Responses Mar 5, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    There's a saying that goes around 'pain demands to be felt' I'm sure you have heard it and I know to be honest it's bloody true from all my experiences no matter what you try to do...
    Cynthia901 Cynthia901 18-21, F Feb 28

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    I've self harmed since I was 10. I didn't know it was self harm back then. I've tried killing myself three times. I kept chickening out halfway through. Unless it's pain I can...
    DemraSynfata DemraSynfata 18-21, F 14 hrs ago

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    I want to give you a gift. Not a gift of monetary delight, but the gift of my heart.I want you to know my ear is yours, your thoughts are mine. Tell me your dreams and let me hold...
    Hm3454 Hm3454 41-45, M 2 Responses Mar 18

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    and I know in order to heal, I must forgive.....
    flirtinglove flirtinglove 36-40, F 15 hrs ago

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    Hurts like hell, but is always Worth Every single bit of pain....
    lynnewolf99 lynnewolf99 13-15, F 10 hrs ago

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    To love is to trust someone to not harm you. I find I do not trust many in this way. In fact, there are only a few people in my life I trust in this way (and they are not my...
    unreciprocated unreciprocated 36-40, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    The most beautiful pain you could ever go through.
    RicanPenguin RicanPenguin 16-17, M 5 hrs ago

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    You never know till you try it
    katielovespeeingherpants katielovespeeingherpants 18-21, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    Pain killers are my best friend ❤️
    michellesydney michellesydney 18-21, F 3 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    I'm in so much pain from my period
    neonpinkcupcakelover neonpinkcupcakelover 16-17, F 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    An old painting of mine. A study in black and white. Medium: Oil 28.5"x18"
    stiltcourt stiltcourt 41-45, F 14 hrs ago

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    very painful an bloody and gory and emotional
    Beutifulman1970 Beutifulman1970 41-45, M 3 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    I am strange in the way I live surely like many others. I am strange for many reasons but my strangness is my strength. Sometimes my mind stops thinking. Its feel great because I...
    YorTicLes YorTicLes 18-21, M Mar 12

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    I need a outsiders point of view on my current problem. My ex gf is a foreigner, she is here with her student visa but isn't going to school since she came here and instead she has...
    LifeSuxorz LifeSuxorz 26-30 Mar 6

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    I love buying people gifts. whenever I'm out, and I see something that I know someone would like, I just buy it, without a second thought. I just love seeing that I made someone...
    Scoodaloop Scoodaloop 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 15

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    Today I received such a wonderful gift, and its called "LIFE". I'm so grateful To God for giving me another chance to live and to experience life.I know my life isn't perfect, and...
    mhaineskee mhaineskee 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 10

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    A gift that would keep on giving and giving and giving.This is a gift one day I'd love to be given.My joy would be titillating!
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 1

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    Who could know or interpret the language of love, as ravished heart spoke to heart? My cries mixed with his, pealing into the night, as hot, erotic ecstasy overtook us both...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 4

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    Some bad things have happened. I truly believe Yahuwah had a hand in how things worked out. So, in October, my father got upset with me, over a plate in the sink, and he threw a...
    Maelui Maelui 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 4

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    Well, sort of. Walgreens had a promotion if you bought two $25 iTunes gift cards they would give you a free Walgreens gift card.
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 1 Response Mar 7

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    I got married in October, and we both discussed that we would both work full time until we had kids, and then I would be a stay at home mom while the kids are little. I've been...
    in1medias1res in1medias1res 26-30, F Mar 16

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    Pain is a strange topic to talk about as there is so much involved with it. It's crazy to me how we all feel pain, but individually we all feel it differently. We may hurt over the...
    fwxo fwxo 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 28

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    Your Gift is Intellect! You are a big thinker, and you're always playing with new ideas.
You are curious about the world. You enjoy learning and developing new theories...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 22-25, F Mar 2

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    I truly feel life is given to us as a gift, as well as love is.... We all go through some of the same things, we all get hurt, scared, lost along the way at times... But we are all...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 7

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    fa male... do not know if pain is worth it. it just reminds me of how much i love him, but i thought i had no heart but now i know because im feeling tanta pain, very pain? what...
    confusednormalness confusednormalness 18-21, F Mar 10

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    Granted the real ones are better. Logistics presently make it impossible. And so I send, far in advance,- to cover the long journey through time this gift of music.   ...
    givuparedy givuparedy 56-60, M Mar 13

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    ............My birthday gift:)
    Juri0902 Juri0902 31-35, F 2 Responses Mar 14

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    Reverse for me xD I love receiving gifts, despite the fact i have never received one!
    MrImperfect MrImperfect 16-17, M 1 Response Mar 14

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    Many people know that arthritis can really be debilitating to humans, but what about pets? Pets can also suffer from arthritis. If you don’t treat pet arthritis, it can actually...
    davidrichardno davidrichardno 26-30, M Mar 17

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    My mother suffers from a lot of things. One of her legs is longer then the other so she had bad posture and her back hurts all the time. It got to the point to where it hurt so...
    WlCKED WlCKED 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    1. What's you're favorite candle scent? -Strawberry 2. What female celebrity do you wish was your sister? -Jennifer Lawrence 3. What male celebrity do you wish was your brother...
    Raewyn95 Raewyn95 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 14

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    "You Don't Really Know Me" ~ Jessie J The girl who always says yes Wants to scream no Takes over everyone's stress And ignores her own The life and soul of the party But loves to...
    adianoeta adianoeta 26-30, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    What Causes Lower Back Pain, Neck Pain, Sciatica and Other Injuries? (http://luv2sex.theblogpress.com/?p=4142) Do you know what causes lower back pain, neck pain, sciatica and...
    how2stayyoung how2stayyoung 51-55, M Mar 2

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    Whether it's with the eye I'm legally blind with, or the migraine headaches, the persistent back pain, or the pain in my feet from standing or walking for any length of time, I...
    halfblind79 halfblind79 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 3

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    Feeling numb. Sometimes the pain becomes too much bear. It's one thing to be hurting, but it's another thing when it interferes with your everyday functioning in life. You know...
    peachtree24 peachtree24 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 7

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