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Sadness Quotes - random - 100+ quotes


The Widow Rowens was now in the full bloom of ornamental sorrow.
William Davenant
Since knowledge is but sorrow’s spy,
It is not safe to know.
Jean de La Bruyere
Grief at the absence of a loved one is happiness compared to life with a person one hates.




Kate Bush
All young gentle dreams drowning
In life's grief
Can you hang on to me?
Jonathan Katz
I hate going to funerals because I'm not a mourning person.
Night brings out stars as sorrow shows us truths.
Abraham Joshua Heschel
To be human is a problem, and the problem expresses itself in anguish.
Antonio Porchia
You do not see the river of mourning because it lacks one tear of your own.
Gerard Manley Hopkins
Margaret, are you grieving
Over Goldengrove unleaving?
Walter Scott
I was not always a man of woe.
Company in Misery makes it light.




Joan Robinson
A depression is a situation of self-fulfilling pessimism.
Alfred Bunn
The heart bowed down by weight of woe
To weakest hope will cling.
Georges Simenon
Writing is not a profession but a vocation of unhappiness. I don't think an artist can ever be happy.
Joseph Addison
To my confusion, and eternal grief,
I must approve the sentence that destroys me.
Emil Cioran | Sadness Quotes
Boredom is a larval anxiety; depression, a dreamy hatred.
Edwin Hubbell Chapin
Christianity has made martyrdom sublime, and sorrow triumphant.
D. H. Lawrence
Tragedy ought really to be a great kick at misery.
Indro Montanelli
Depression is a democratic sickness: it afflicts everyone.
Swami Vivekananda
Despondency is not religion, whatever else it may be.


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