When you're feeling sad, frustrated, and angry, depressing quotes can provide an emotional release. Knowing that artists, musicians, writers, and other figures throughout history have struggled with the same difficult emotions can make you feel less alone.
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Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible poverty.Mother Teresa
All alone! Whether you like it or not, alone is something you'll be quite a lot.dr. seuss
Death comes for us all. We can only choose how to face it when it comes.robert jordan
The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keeps out the joy.Jim Rohn
Hello, boys and girls. Hannah Baker here. Live and in stereo. No return engagements. No encore. And this time, absolutely no requests. I hope you’re ready, because I’m about to tell you the story of my life. More specifically, why my life ended. And if you’re listening to theses tapes, you’re one of the reasons why.Jay Asher
In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.Benjamin Franklin
For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been'.john greenleaf whittier
There's death all around us. Everywhere we look. 1.8 people kill themselves every second. We just don't pay attention. Until we do.Cynthia Hand
Everything begins only to end. The moment you were born you began die.Janne Teller
He is dead and gone, lady,
He is dead and gone;
At his head a grass-green turf,
At his heels a stone.
There was nowhere. . . nowhere now to go but down.E. Lockhart
For in all adversity of fortune the worst sort of misery is to have been happy.Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius
Losing your life is not the worst thing that can happen. The worst thing is to lose your reason for living.Jo Nesbø
We had this whole big beautiful place for discovery, and all we could think to do with it was wipe out everything that made it worth discovering.Buzz Aldrin
There's something depressing about a young couple helplessly in love. Their state is so perfect, it must be doomed. They project such qualities on their lover that only disappointment can follow.Roger Eber
Depressing quotes often deal with feelings of loneliness. They may talk about what it's like to be isolated from others by circumstances beyond your control. Some depressing quotations reflect on what happens when you drift apart from the people you were once close to, while others strike out against the idea of "fake friends" who can't be counted on to be there when they are needed the most.
Another common theme found in these types of quotes is the hardship or banality of everyday life. However, these quotes often use dark humor to make light of such serious subjects and help us get through them. Musician and actor Oscar Levant joked about his mental health issues, “I was once thrown out of a mental hospital for depressing the other patients.”
While sharing quotes about depressing things can be a cathartic way to express difficult emotions, these types of thoughts are sometimes a cry for help. If you're struggling with insomnia, anxiety, changes in appetite, or a lack of interest in activities you once enjoyed, you may be suffering from clinical depression. Being evaluated by your healthcare provider can help you find a treatment plan and a brighter future.