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Emil Cioran | Sadness Quotes
Melancholy redeems this universe, and yet it is melancholy that separates us from it.
Ambrose Bierce
Slang is the speech of him who robs the literary garbage carts on their way to the dumps.
David Levy
There are three things needed to eliminate human misery. Unfortunately, nobody knows what they are.




Homer
The man for wisdom's various arts renown'd,
Long exercised in woes, O Muse! resound.
David Hume
A propensity to hope and joy is real riches: One to fear and sorrow, real poverty.
The Widow Rowens was now in the full bloom of ornamental sorrow.
Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa
I giovani sentono i dolori pi? acerbamente dei vecchi: per questi l'uscita di sicurezza ? pi? vicina.
Edward de Bono
Unhappiness is best defined as the difference between our talents and our expectations.
Euripides
When one with honeyed words but evil mind
Persuades the mob, great woes befall the state.
Erica Jong
Unhappiness is our element. We come to believe we can't function without it.
Emil Cioran | Sadness Quotes
Philosophy offers an antidote to melancholy. And many still believe in the depth of philosophy!




Oscar Wilde
Where there is sorrow there is holy ground.
Adoniram Judson Gordon
Sorrow is only one of the lower notes in the oratorio of our blessedness.
William Cowper
Misery still delights to trace
Its semblance in another's case.
Frida Kahlo
I drank because I wanted to drown my sorrows, but now the damned things have learned to swim.
Wilhelm Stekel | Sadness Quotes
Many an attack of depression is nothing but the expression of regret at having to be virtuous.
Thomas Gray
What sorrow was, thou bad'st her know,
And from her own she learned to melt at others' woe.
Rory Gallagher
The man who got me back into the blues.
Alexander Smith
Each time we love,
We turn a nearer and a broader mark
To that keen archer, Sorrow, and he strikes.
John Ford (dramatist)
Melancholy
Is not, as you conceive, indisposition
Of body, but the mind's disease.


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