40 Most Hard Hitting Depressing Quotes You Have Ever Come Across
The majority of these depressing quotes can be a bit heavy and gloomy. But we all need to see what is behind them, these quotes have a certain sense, do not just read them but understand and feel them.
Depressing Quotes About Life
Dead people receive more flowers than the living ones because regret is stronger than gratitude.
And I knew it was bad when I woke up in the mornings and the only thing I looked forward to was going back to bed.
Anger, resentment and jealousy doesn’t change the heart of others-it only changes yours.
– Shannon Alder
Death comes to us all; we can only choose how to face it when it comes.
– Robert Jordan
Death has a tendency to encourage a depressing view of war.
– Donald Rumsfeld
Depression is like a bruise that never goes away. A bruise in your mind. You just got to be careful not to touch it where it hurts. It’s always there, though.
– Jeffrey Eugenides
Depression presents itself as a realism regarding the rottenness of the world in general and the rottenness of your life in particular. But the realism is merely a mask for depression’s actual essence, which is an overwhelming estrangement from humanity. The more persuaded you are of your unique access to the rottenness, the more afraid you become of engaging with the world; and the less you engage with the world, the more perfidiously happy-faced the rest of humanity seems for continuing to engage with it.
– Jonathan Franzen
Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.
– Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Every so often, we all gaze into the abyss. It’s a depressing fact of life that eventually the clock expires; eventually the sand in the hourglass runs out. It’s the leaving behind of everything that matters to us that hurts the most.
– Ben Shapiro
For all sad words of tongue and pen, the saddest are these, ‘It might have been.
– John Greenleaf Whittier
For in all adversity of fortune the worst sort of misery is to have been happy.
From the moment we are born, we begin to die.
– Janne Teller
Hasn’t it been a long time since you had a flying dream?.
– Douglas Coupland
I can’t think of anything more disheartening than living a life without a clear purpose.
– Daniel Willey
I wanted to find one law to cover all of living. I found fear….
– Michael Ondaatje
If you board the wrong train, it is no use running along the corridor in the other direction.
– Dietrich Bonhoeffer
It is a crushing moment when you realize that your life has either been a series of huge mistakes, or worse; it hasn’t.
It’s a bit like walking down a long, dark corridor, never knowing when the light will go on.
– Neil Lennon
It’s so difficult to describe depression to someone who’s never been there, because it’s not sadness.
– J.K Rowling
Living with hope is like rubbing up against a cheese grater. It keeps taking slices off you until there’s so little left you just crumble.
– Catherine Austen
Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible poverty.
Wanting to be happy is not the worst thing in the world, but wanting it badly enough to make us depressed is.
– John Washington
We begin to die from the moment we are born, for birth is the cause of death. The nature of decay is inherent in youth, the nature of sickness is inherent in health, in the midst of life we are verily in death.