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Sadness Quotes - random


One must not let oneself be overwhelmed by sadness.
George Eliot
There is no feeling, except the extremes of fear and grief, that does not find relief in music.
Joseph Addison
A misery is not to be measured from the nature of the evil, but from the temper of the sufferer.




Francois de La Rochefoucauld
The happiness and misery of men depend no less on temper than fortune.
Jonathan Katz
I hate going to funerals because I'm not a mourning person.
George Bernard Shaw | Sadness Quotes
In an ugly and unhappy world the richest man can purchase nothing but ugliness and unhappiness.
Thomas Hood
No blessed leisure for love or hope,
But only time for grief.
Robert Greene
Weep not, my wanton, smile upon my knee;
When thou art old there’s grief enough for thee.
Joanna Baillie
But woman's grief is like a summer storm,
Short as it violent is.
Antonio Porchia
You do not see the river of mourning because it lacks one tear of your own.
William Blake | Sadness Quotes
The busy bee has no time for sorrow.




Publilius Syrus
It is a consolation to the wretched to have companions in misery.
Guy de Maupassant
Anguish of suspense made men even desire the arrival of enemies.
John Ford (dramatist)
Melancholy
Is not, as you conceive, indisposition
Of body, but the mind's disease.
John Home
In the first days
Of my distracting grief, I found myself
As women wish to be who love their lords.
William Wordsworth | Sadness Quotes
As high as we have mounted in delight,
In our dejection do we sink as low.
Antonio Porchia
Yes, I’ll move away. I’d rather sorrow over your absence than over you.
John Updike
She closes her eyes and wordlessly thinks of all the misery sex has caused the world...
Oliver Wendell Holmes
The Widow Rowens was now in the full bloom of ornamental sorrow.
Francoise Sagan
Unhappiness has nothing to teach, and resignation is ugly.


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