165 Total Quotes

Depression Quotes

Bruce Barton
[The] Great suffer hours of depression through introspection and self-doubt. That is why they are great. That is why you will find modesty and humility the characteristics of such men.
Bruce Barton
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Paulo Coelho
You drown not by falling into a river, but by staying submerged in it.
Paulo Coelho
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Brooke Shields
Down Came the Rain: My Journey Through Postpartum Depression
Brooke Shields
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Depression is the inability to construct a future
Rollo May
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Jonathan Davis
A lot of people don't realize that depression is an illness. I don't wish it on anyone, but if they would know how it feels, I swear they would think twice before they just shrug it.
Jonathan Davis
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Corazon Aquino
Faith is not simply a patience that passively suffers until the storm is past. Rather, it is a spirit that bears things - with resignations, yes, but above all, with blazing, serene hope.
Corazon Aquino
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Woody Allen
He was so depressed, he tried to commit suicide by inhaling next to an Armenian.
Woody Allen
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Depression is unfocused self-pity.
Bill Wilson
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Mahatma Gandhi, ,
If I had no sense of humor, I would long ago have committed suicide.
Mahatma Gandhi, ,
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Oscar Wilde
Life is never fair, and perhaps it is a good thing for most of us that it is not.
Oscar Wilde
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Henry David Thoreau
How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.
Henry David Thoreau
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I have suffered from depression for most of my life. It is an illness.
Adam Ant
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Chuck Palahniuk
Our Generation has had no Great war, no Great Depression. Our war is spiritual. Our depression is our lives.
Chuck Palahniuk
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Early-onset depression is thought to begin in the teenage years but in fact it is turning out to be as early as we can begin to measure it. We ought to be thinking much more about who are the children who already have these disorders.
Adrian Angold
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Charlie Brown
This is my depressed stance. When you're depressed, it makes a lot of difference how you stand. The worst thing you can do is straighten up and hold your head high because then you'll start to feel better. If you're going to get any joy out of being depressed, you've got to stand like this.
Charlie Brown
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Jesse Jackson
When we're unemployed, we're called lazy; when the whites are unemployed it's called a depression.
Jesse Jackson
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J.R.R. Tolkien
You can only come to the morning through the shadows.
J.R.R. Tolkien
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It seemed like this was one big Prozac nation, one big mess of malaise. Perhaps the next time half a million people gather for a protest march on the White House green it will not be for abortion rights or gay liberation, but because we’re all so bummed out.
Elizabeth Wurtzel
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Baltasar Gracian
God Himself chasteneth not with a rod but with time.
Baltasar Gracian
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There is a misconception about what depression looks like. People think it is crying all the time and wringing your hands. ... [People with depression] rarely have that kind of emotional display.
Thomas Insel
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Mary Landrieu
While my state experiences unemployment rates not seen since the Great Depression, it is unconscionable that illegal workers would be brought into Louisiana, aggravating our employment crisis and depressing earnings for our workers.
Mary Landrieu
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Success and failure are both difficult to endure. Along with success come drugs, divorce, fornication, bullying, travel, meditation, medication, depression, neurosis and suicide. With failure comes failure.
Joseph Heller
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You should find out what's going on in the home. If it's a depression in either parent, the parent should be encouraged to get treatment.
Myrna Weissman
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A lonely person is at home everywhere
Russian Proverb
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We want to cover social issues, dieting, clothing (and) teen suicide and depression. Some of the girls involved in the show feel that the middle and high school years can be pretty tough when it comes to making friends.
Melissa Moore
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Research shows that a woman who has a history of depression is twice as likely to subsequently experience infertility as a woman with no history of depression.
Alice Domar
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If we admit our depression openly and freely, those around us get from it an experience of freedom rather than the depression itself.
Dr. May
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Mysteriously and in ways that are totally remote from natural experience, the gray drizzle of horror induced by depression takes on the quality of physical pain.
William Styron
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Issac Asimov
No one can possibly have lived through the Great Depression without being scarred by it. No amount of experience since the depression can convince someone who has lived through it that the world is safe economically.
Issac Asimov
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Nastassja Kinski
I can fall into a depression just to experience something new.
Nastassja Kinski
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