101 phrases of sadness, sorrow and melancholy

101 phrases of sadness, sorrow and melancholy

The sadness is considered as one of the basic human emotions and it is a natural response to situations that involve psychological, emotional or physical pain.

Sadness affects everyone at some point, so today we wanted to bring you these beautiful quotes about sadness.

Famous quotes about sadness

The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also prevent joy from entering. Jim Rohn

We gain strength thanks to pain and sadness. Every time we die, we learn to live again.

There is nothing more depressing than having everything and still feeling sad.

Sadness is one of the vibrations that prove we are alive. Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

It's sad when you realize you're not as important to someone as you thought you were.

When you are happy, you enjoy music. But, when you're sad, you understand the lyrics.

The real pain is that suffered without witnesses. Marco Valerio Martial

Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It is the transition that is problematic. Jimi Hendrix

Dying seems less sad than having lived shortly. Gloria Steinem

There is no greater pain than remembering in misery the moment we were happy. Dante

There is no despair as absolute as the one that comes with the first moments of our first great sadness, when we have not yet known what it is like to have suffered and healed, to have despaired and to have regained hope. George Eliot

Sadness is like a precious treasure, shown only to friends. African proverb

First, accept the sadness. Realize that without losing, winning is not so good. Alyssa Milano

Don't make someone your everything. Because when they are gone, you have nothing.

Sadness is not inherent in things; It does not reach us from the world or its contemplation. It is a product of our own thinking. Emile Durkheim

Living in the past only blinds you to the future. Andrew Boyd

Just like the hands of a watch don't get anywhere, anxious thoughts make us go round and round without taking us anywhere! Guy finley

My feeling is that there is nothing better in life than refraining from hurting others and comforting those who are sad. Olive Schreiner

Sadness usually results from one of the following causes: when a man is unsuccessful or when he is ashamed of his success. Seneca

Smile, even if it is a sad smile, because sadder than a sad smile is the sadness of not knowing how to smile.

Sadness is nothing more than a wall between two gardens. Kahlil Gibran

There is no worse sadness than remembering happiness in a day of pain. Alfred De Musset

Usually people think that I am a strong and happy person ... but behind my smiles they just don't know how much I am suffering.

What deservedly suffers must be calmly endured, but when the pain is not deserved, let's resist. Ovid

Smile because you had the opportunity, cry because you lost it.

Man could not live if he were completely impervious to sadness. Many sorrows can only be endured when hugged, and the pleasure experienced in them naturally has a somewhat melancholic character. Emile Durkheim

The sad soul in tastes cries. German Mateo

Those closest to you are the ones that hurt you most.

I smile and that's not why I'm happy, but sometimes I smile to hide the sadness.

There are times when, even for the sober eye of reason, the world of our sad humanity must assume the aspect of Hell. Edgar Allan Poe

Pains can be explained in a truly lived life, grief and loss accumulate as possessions. Stefan kanfer

It is a time when one's spirit is dim and sad, one does not know why; When the past seems like a desolation swept by the storm, life is a vanity and a burden, and the future is a path to death. Mark Twain

Sadness is always the legacy of the past; Regrets are memory pains.

Laugh and the world laughs with you, cries, and you cry alone. Ella Wheeler Wilcox

If you are bitter at heart, sugar in the mouth will not help. Yiddish proverb

When penalties arrive, they do not arrive as lonely spies, but in battalions. William Shakespeare

Why is my existence so perfect with dark places? And why don't I care anymore? Lemuel WH Ranier

Sadness is almost never anything other than a form of fatigue. Andre Gide

Courage and joy will not only take you to the difficult places of life, but they will allow you to provide comfort and help to the faint of heart and will comfort you in the sad hours. William Osler

Crying is cleaning. There is a reason for tears, happiness or sadness. Dionne Warwick

Sadness always occupies the interior of man's joys. Chateaubriad

It is loneliness that makes the loudest noise. This is true for both men and dogs. Eric Hoffer

Absolute silence leads to sadness. It is the image of death. Jean-Jacques Rousseau

The word "happiness" would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. Carl Gustav Jung

We are more unhappy to see happy people in front of us, than to see the people behind us. Montaigne

The ones you love most are usually the ones that hurt you the most.

You cannot prevent the birds of sadness from passing over your head, but you can prevent them from making a nest in your hair. Chinese proverb

The heart was made to be broken. Oscar Wilde

Beauty and sadness always go hand in hand. George MacDonald

Tears are words that the heart cannot express.

Everyone has a moment to stand with their heads up, everyone has time to collapse and cry.

My pain turned to sadness and my sadness to anger. My anger turned to hate and I forgot how to smile.

Every man has his secret sorrows that the world does not know; and many times we call a cold man when he is only sad. Henry Wadsworth

The only one interested in hearing your sad story is you; And you even wish you didn't have to relive it! Guy finley

I found more joy in pain than you could find in joy. Sara Teasdale

It was then, looking at fear, that my tortured existence was really born.

I want to paint something that is beautiful, something perfect. To be full of sadness. Gary Hume

No society has been able to abolish human sadness, no political system can free us from the pain of living, from our fear of death, our thirst for absoluteness. It is the human condition that directs the social condition, not the other way around. Eugene Ionesco

For me, the opposite of happiness is not sadness but boredom. Sushant Singh Rajput

Hating people is like burning your house to kill a rat. Henry Fosdick

The best and the worst, light and dark, right and wrong, happiness and sadness: all come together to form the miracle that is life, and none can exist without the other. Silvetris

There is a joy in pain that no one but a mourner can know.

Life is like a video game. Only there is no reset button.

There comes a time when you feel alone no matter how much company you have ...

Since unhappiness arouses interest, many, to make themselves interesting, pretend unhappiness. Joseph Roux

We all have sadness in our life and things we can take advantage of it. Sherilyn Fenn

The absence of love is the most abject pain. Herr Lipp

I can see the comic side of things and enjoy the fun when needed; But look where I look, it always seems more sad than joy in life. Jerome K. Jerome

I am afraid of being forgotten. Because it seems that everyone I approach ends up forgetting me.

A tragedy does not need blood and death; it is enough that everything is full of that majestic sadness that is the pleasure of tragedy. Jean Racine

The fact that I let you go does not mean that I want you to leave.

Anger is just a cowardly extension of sadness. It is much easier to get mad at someone than to tell them that you are hurt. Tom Gates

Even in times of great sadness, there are always times when we laugh. Selenis Leyva

I'd rather have a fool to make me happy, than experience to make me sad. William Shakespeare

Anger, tears and sadness are only for those who gave up. Katie Gill

There is so much sadness in the world that we are all obligated to contribute as much joy as we can. John Sutherland Bonnel

Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of overcoming. Helen Keller

The sun can rise and set. If your sun has set, do not worry. I am your moon I can give you a light in the dark.

Every time I do something right,
No one seems to remember.
But when I do something wrong,
No one can forget it.

At some point, you should realize that some people may remain in your heart but not in your life.

I think everyone feels alone in their sadness, a certain courage is required to hear other people's sad stories. Brandon Stanton

Love does not know its own depth until the time of separation. Kahlil Gibran

Freedom is what I want, pain and hate is what I have.

Nothing can heal the soul but the senses, just as nothing can heal the senses but the soul. Oscar Wilde

Sometimes I like to be in the rain, because nobody can say that I am crying.

Do not cry because it's over, smile because it happened. Dr. Seuss

We ignore those who worship us and worship those who ignore us.

It is easy to cry when you realize that everyone you love will reject you or die. Chuck Palahniuk

Sometimes, a plan is just a list of things that don't happen.

Melancholy and sadness are the beginning of doubt ... doubt is the beginning of despair; Despair is the cruel beginning of the different degrees of evil. Comte de Lautreamont

Those who fear darkness have no idea what light can do. Katasai Rakshasa

Good humor is the health of the soul, sadness is its poison. Lord Chesterfield

Sadness does not come from bad circumstances. It comes from bad thoughts.

If you see a friend without a smile; Give him one of yours.

Time does not heal wounds, it only makes them age old enough to get used to the pain.

All good things must come to an end, but all bad things can continue forever.

Ignore me. I do not care. I'm used anyway. I am invisible.

I wanted to understand the pain and the human condition, which is full of pain, regret and sadness, with some happiness, if you are lucky. Kim Cattrall

A mirror shows your exterior image, but never your pain inside.

No one deserves your tears, but who deserves it will not make you cry. Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Nothing is miserable unless you think so. Boethius

The true sadness of the fifties is not that you change so much, but that you change very little. Max Lerner

... there are two types of people in the world: those who prefer to be sad along with others, and those who prefer to be sad alone. Nicole Krauss

I'm tired of making things worse.
I'm sick of being hurt.
I'm tired of crying to sleep.
I'm tired of hating everything.
I'm tired of faking a smile.
I'm tired of feeling that way.
I'm tired of letting people down.
I'm tired of being me.

Unhappy is the one to whom childhood memories only bring fear and sadness. HP Lovecraft

I turned sadness into a hymn for not letting anything or anyone stop them. Baby Rexha

In the book of life, the answers are not on the back. Charlie Brown

There is not enough darkness in the whole world to turn off the light, not even a small candle. Robery alden