Quotes on Depression
Depression quotes and sayings about depression can provide insight into what it's like living with depression as well as inspiration and a feeling of "someone gets it." These quotes on depression and depression sayings deal with different aspects of the illness such as grief, sadness, loneliness and other related issues. Feel free to share them on your website, blog or social page for your own enjoyment or to help others.
Quote on depression: "So you try to think of someone else you're mad at, and the unavoidable answer pops into your little warped brain: everyone."
Depression quote: "Because wherever I sat—on the deck of a ship or at a street café in Paris or Bangkok—I would be sitting under the same glass bell jar, stewing in my own sour air."
Quote on depression: "I don't want any more of this try, try again stuff. I just want out. I've had it. I am so tired. I am twenty and I am already exhausted."
Depression quote: "That is all I want in life: for this pain to seem purposeful"
Quote on depression: "It was almost like a reverse nightmare, like when you wake up from a nightmare you're so relieved. Iwoke up in to a nightmare."
Depression quote: "Every man has his secret sorrows wich the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad."
Quote on depression: "I'll never forget how the depression and loneliness felt good and bad at the same time. Still does."
Depression quote: "When you're surrounded by all these people, it can be even lonelier than when you're by yourself. You can be in a huge crowd, but if you don't feel like you can trust anybody or talk to anybody, you feel like you're really alone."
Insightful quote on depression: "When I get lonely these days, I think: So BE lonely, Liz. Learn your way around loneliness. Make a map of it. Sit with it, for once in your life. Welcome to the human experience. But never again use another person's body or emotions as a scratching post for your own unfulfilled yearnings."
Depression quote: "During depression the world disappears. Language itself. One has nothing to say. Nothing. No small talk, no anecdotes. Nothing can be risked on the board of talk. Because the inner voice is so urgent in its own discourse: How shall I live? How shall I manage the future? Why should I go on?"
Depression quote: "The teacher wonders but she doesn't ask, it´s hard to see the pain behind the mas. Bearing the burden of a secret storm. sometimes she wishes she was never born."
Insightful quote on depression: "All alone! Whether you like it or not, alone is something you'll be quite a lot!"
Quote on depression: "The same girl who smiles and talks non-stop, is the same one who cries herself to sleep at night."
Depression quote: "Numbing the pain for a while will make it worse when you finally feel it."
Quote on depression by Rebecca Wells: "Can you reclaim that free-girl smile, or is it like virginity- once you loose it, that's it?"
Insightful quote on depression: "Maybe she laughs and maybe she cries, and maybe you would be surprised at everything she keeps inside."
Depression quote: "When I cry about one thing, I end up crying about everything that's messed up in my life."
Insightful quote on depression and pain: "I wish it would rain all day, maybe that would make the pain go away."
Quote on depression by Douglas Adams: "I think you ought to know I'm feeling very depressed."
Depression quote: "Work is always an antidote to depression."
Insightful quote on depression: "I don't want any more of this try, try again stuff. I just want out. I've had it. I am so tired. I am twenty and I am already exhausted."
Quote on depression: "I don't want to see anyone. I lie in the bedroom with the curtains drawn and nothingness washing over me like a sluggish wave. Whatever is happening to me is my own fault. I have done something wrong, something so huge I can't even see it, something that's drowning me. I am inadequate and stupid, without worth. I might as well be dead."
Quote on depression by Elizabeth Wurtzel: "That is all I want in life: for this pain to seem purposeful."
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~ Quotes on Addiction, Addiction Recovery
~ Quotes on Anxiety
~ Quotes on Bipolar
~ Quotes on Eating Disorders
~ Quotes on Mental Illness Stigma
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- Created: 29 January 2013
- Last Updated: 08 September 2014