If you enjoy the fragrance of a rose, you must accept the thorns which it bears. Isaac Hayes
The thankful receiver bears a plentiful harvest. William Blake
The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best of circumstances. Aristotle
The measure of a man is the way he bears up under misfortune. Peter Nivio Zarlenga
Just as the soul fills the body, so God fills the world. Just as the soul bears the body, so God endures the world. Just as the soul sees but is not seen, so God sees but is not seen. Just as the soul feeds the body, so God gives food to the world. Marcus Tullius Cicero