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Top 30 DEPRESSION AND SAD QUOTES ABOUT LIFE


Y'all smoke to enjoy it. I smoke to die. - John Green
She had loved him for such a long time, she thought. How was it that she did now know him at all? - Cassandra Clare
From the moment we are born, we begin to die. - Janne Teller
She can paint a pretty picture but this story has a twist. The paintbrush is a razor and the canvas is her wrist. - Amy Efaw
Death comes to us all; we can only choose how to face it when it comes. - Robert Jordan
Black is not sad. Bright colors are what depresses me. They’re so empty. Black is poetic. How do you imagine a poet? In a bright yellow jacket? Probably not. - Ann Demeulemeester
Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad. - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it. - W. M. Lewis
Death has a tendency to encourage a depressing view of war. - Donald Rumsfeld
The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keeps out the joy. - Jim Rohn
You are allowed to feel messed up and inside out. It doesn't mean you're defective - it just means you're human. - David Mitchell
Depression is like a bruise that never goes away. A bruise in your mind. You just got to be careful not to touch it where it hurts. It’s always there, though. - Jeffrey Eugenides
I didn’t want to wake up. I was having a much better time asleep. And that’s really sad. It was almost like a reverse nightmare, like when you wake up from a nightmare you’re so relieved. I woke up into a nightmare. - Ned Vizzini
There are wounds that never show on the body that are deeper and more hurtful than anything that bleeds. - Laurell K
Whenever you read a cancer booklet or website or whatever, they always list depression among the side effects of cancer. But, in fact, depression is not a side effect of cancer. Depression is a side effect of dying. - John Green
That’s the thing about depression: A human being can survive almost anything, as long as she sees the end in sight. But depression is so insidious, and it compounds daily, that it’s impossible to ever see the end. - Elizabeth Wurtzel
I can’t eat and I can’t sleep. I’m not doing well in terms of being a functional human, you know? - Ned Vizzini
Try to understand the blackness, lethargy, hopelessness, and loneliness they’re going through. Be there for them when they come through the other side. It’s hard to be a friend to someone who’s depressed, but it is one of the kindest, noblest, and best things you will ever do. - Stephen Fry
Feeling heartache may make it seem like the world is coming to an end, but it isn't. It is our past lives making way for a new one. - Cely Stone
Being in despair doesn't mean it's the end of the world, it just gives you a new beginning. - Ronald Goldsmith
Don't let your past griefs take control of your present mind. - Samantha Green
I don't hate you for loving you. I just hate my heart for choosing someone like you. - Jim Kerry
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon. - Woody Allen
Depression is the inability to construct a future. - Dr. Rollo May
I believe that words are strong, that they can overwhelm what we fear when fear seems more awful than life is good. - Andrew Solomon
I didn’t want my picture taken because I was going to cry. I didn’t know why I was going to cry, but I knew that if anybody spoke to me or looked at me too closely the tears would fly out of my eyes and the sobs would fly out of my throat and I’d cry for a week. I could feel the tears brimming and sloshing in me like water in a glass that is unsteady and too full. - Sylvia Plath
I feel like a defective model, like I came off the assembly line flat-out fucked and my parents should have taken me back for repairs before the warranty ran out. - Elizabeth Wurtzel
Killing oneself is, anyway, a misnomer. We don’t kill ourselves. We are simply defeated by the long, hard struggle to stay alive. When somebody dies after a long illness, people are apt to say, with a note of approval, “He fought so hard.” And they are inclined to think, about a suicide, that no fight was involved, that somebody simply gave up. This is quite wrong. - Sally Brampton
If you are chronically down, it is a lifelong fight to keep from sinking - Elizabeth Wurtzel
That very deadened feeling, which is so very different from feeling sad. Sad hurts but it’s a healthy feeling. It is a necessary thing to feel. Depression is very different. - J.K. Rowling