500 Sad Quotes About Life, Love and Pain

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Sad Quotes

1. “You’re going to make it. It’ll be hard but you’re going to make it.” – Unknown

2. “Don’t get lost in your pain, know that one day your pain will become your cure.” – Rumi

3. “Trust is like an eraser, it gets smaller and smaller after every mistake.” – Unknown

4. “If two people are meant to be together, they will eventually find their way back into each other’s arms… no matter what.” – Unknown

5. “You will never find the right person if you never let go of the wrong one.” – Elizabeth Hollomon

6. “I don’t like depending on people because people leave all the time. Because at the end of the day all you have is yourself and that has to be enough.” – Unknown

7. “I try not to miss you, I try to let you go, but in the end, you’re always on my mind.” – Unknown

8. “Keep smiling… and one day life will get tired of upsetting you.” – Nitya Prakash

9. “When someone lies to you, it’s because they don’t respect you enough, to be honest, and they think you are too stupid to know the difference.” – Unknown

10. “It sucks, doesn’t it? Feeling like you’re not good enough.” – Unknown

11. “Be strong now because things will get better. It might be stormy now, but it can’t rain forever.” – Unknown

12. “It hurts when you have someone in your heart but you can’t have them in your arms.” – Unknown

13. “Don’t tell me I’ve changed, when in reality, I just stopped dealing with you.” – Carson Kolhoff

14. “You fall in love with the most unexpected person at the most unexpected time.” – Unknown

15. “Stop trying to change someone who doesn’t want to change. Stop giving chances to someone who abuses your forgiveness. Stop walking back to the place where your heart ran from. Stop trusting their words and ignoring their actions. Stop breaking your own heart.” – Trent Shelton

16. “Forget all the reasons why it won’t work, and believe the one reason why it will.” – Ziad K. Abdelnour

17. “You can’t go back and change the beginning but you can start where you are and change the ending.” – C.S. Lewis

18. “So sick of pretending that everything is alright because it’s not.” – Unknown

19. “Memories have to be our most painful blessing.” – Kanye West

20. “Fight for what’s worth fighting for.” – Unknown

21. “Nobody knows about the little meltdowns I have when I’m alone. They only know about the smiles and laughs I show them.” – Unknown

22. “You still make me smile, even if you’re the reason why I’m sad.” – Zakiya And Majid

23. “You’ll never know how strong you are, until being strong is the only choice you have.” – Bob Marley

24. “You say you care but you leave me alone to cry.” – Unknown

25. “What brings us to tears, will lead us to grace. Our pain is never wasted.” – Bob Goff

26. “The worst feeling is when you feel like you’re annoying the only person you wanna talk to.” – Unknown

27. “Sorrows cannot all be explained away in a life truly lived, grief and loss accumulate like possessions.” – Stefan Kanfer

28. “There are two types of people in the world: those who prefer to be sad among others, and those who prefer to be sad alone.” – Nicole Krauss

29. “The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keeps out the joy.” – Jim Rohn

30. “I guess that’s what saying good-bye is always like–like jumping off an edge. The worst part is making the choice to do it. Once you’re in the air, there’s nothing you can do but let go.” – Lauren Oliver

31. “It’s sad to know I’m done. But looking back, I’ve got a lot of great memories.” – Bonnie Blair

32. “Sweet is the memory of distant friends! Like the mellow rays of the departing sun, it falls tenderly, yet sadly, on the heart.” – Washington Irving

33. “Sadness usually results from one of the following causes either when a man does not succeed, or is ashamed of his success.” – Seneca

34. “There is no worse sorrow than remembering happiness in the day of sorrow.” – Alfred De Musset

35. “So much sadness exists in the world that we are all under obligation to contribute as much joy as lies within our powers.” – John Sutherland Bonnell

36. “I have a thousand reasons to die and many millions of tears to cry.” – Draconian

37. “Absence from whom we love is worse than death, and frustrates hope severer than despair.” – William Cowper

38. “Nobody really cares if you’re miserable, so you might as well be happy.” – Cynthia Nelms

39. “To fall in love is awfully simple, but to fall out of love is simply awful.” – Bess Myerson

40. “My feeling is that there is nothing in life but refraining from hurting others, and comforting those who are sad.” – Olive Schreiner

41. “Sorrow is one of the vibrations that prove the fact of living.” – Antoine de Saint-Exupery

42. “The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.” – William Mather Lewis

43. “It’s easy to cry when you realize that everyone you love will reject you or die.” – Chuck Palahniuk

44. “A feeling of sadness and longing, That is not akin to pain, and resembles sorrow only as the mist resembles the rain.” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

45. “The sad truth is that opportunity doesn’t knock twice.” – Gloria Estefan

46. “As the light begins to intensify, so does my misery, and I wonder how it is possible to hurt so much when nothing is wrong.” – Tabitha Suzuma

47. “A million words would not bring you back, I know because I tried, neither would a million tears, I know because I cried.” – Unknown

48. “When you’re happy you enjoy the music, but when you’re sad you understand the lyrics.” – Frank Ocean

49. “All man’s miseries stem from his inability to sit quietly in a room and do nothing.” – Blaise Pascal

50. “Breathing is hard. When you cry so much, it makes you realize that breathing is hard.” – David Levithan

51. “Sometimes it takes sadness to know happiness, noise to appreciate silence and absence to value presence.” – Unknown

52. “To have felt too much is to end in feeling nothing.” – Dorothy Thompson

53. “I learned how to be happy because I know what unhappiness felt like.” – Lilly Singh

54. “People keep telling me that life goes on, but to me that’s the saddest part.” – Unknown

55. “Perhaps, somewhere, some day, at a less miserable time, we may see each other again.” – Vladimir Nabokov

56. “Sometimes you’ve got to be able to listen to yourself and be okay with no one else understanding.” – Unknown

57. “People cry, not because they’re weak. It’s because they’ve been strong for too long.” – Johnny Depp

58. “One thing you can’t hide – is when you’re crippled inside.” – John Lennon

59. “Blaming other people for things that are going wrong guarantees your continued misery.” – Justin Kan

60. “Heavy hearts, like heavy clouds in the sky, are best relieved by the letting of a little water.” – Christopher Morley

61. “When you feel like you’ve had it up to here, and you’re mad enough to scream, but you’re sad enough to tear, that’s rock bottom.” – Eminem

62. “I used to think the worst thing in life was to end up all alone, it’s not. The worst thing in life is to end up with people who make you feel alone.” – Robin Williams

63. “This moment will just be another story someday.” – Stephen Chbosky

64. “You don’t need water to feel like you’re drowning, do you?” – Jodi Picoult

65. “All-day is not the same, you need to wait and be patient for the good things to happen.” – Unknown

66. “Crying alone does not show that you are weak but it shows that you are strong.” – Unknown

67. “Wipeout your own tears, because if people come to you they will come for a deal.” – Unknown

68. “I wish I could ignore you as you did.” – Unknown

69. “Never let to know the reason of your sadness to others, they won’t get it.” – Unknown

70. “They just ask you how are you? You told them you are fine but you are not really fine.” – Unknown

71. “Never compare yourself with others because they don’t know your bad time and you don’t know about theirs.” – Unknown

72. “If you get a reason to be happy, take it. Life is small.” – Unknown

73. “You can’t hide your feeling as it can clearly be seen by your eyes.” – Unknown

74. “Finding true love is not difficult but to maintain it is very difficult.” – Unknown

75. “Make her smile even if you are the reason for her sadness.” – Unknown

76. “Friendship leads to love, Love leads to new life.” – Unknown

77. “You treated me like a Chapter but for me, you were my Book.” – Unknown

78. “Don’t say no directly to anyone. All are not the same.” – Unknown

79. “If a girl talks to you cares for you that means she needs you all the time.” – Unknown

80. “In love, you will have fights but the fight should not go long but the love should go long forever.” – Unknown

81. “If you ever get rejected by anyone, don’t worry the problem is not in you but in that person.” – Unknown

82. “Don’t test your love, you just need to experience.” – Unknown

83. “Love to your loved ones as you did never before.” – Unknown

84. “Don’t be in confusion, this may lead to separation.” – Unknown

85. “One-sided love is purely yours, no other person has right on that.” – Unknown

86. “I did love you even when you left me alone.” – Unknown

87. “After every dark night, there is a brighter day waiting for you.” – Unknown

88. “It seems to me that when I will not be there people will miss me.” – Unknown

89. “I was not myself but yet nobody ever noticed.” – Unknown

90. “People will see your success but they won’t see your struggle.” – Unknown

91. “People with golden hearts are not easy to get, they are real gems of life.” – Unknown

92. “If you are sad, think about the poorest person.” – Unknown

93. “Finishing everything is not the solution, your life is not just yours.” – Unknown

94. “Never make your mother cry, she did everything for you before your birth.” – Unknown

95. “Life is hard, you need to be strong from inside.” – Unknown

96. “If you are not getting what you want, change the path.” – Unknown

97. “Broken crayons still colors.” – Unknown

98. “You can wipe out someone’s tear but not their memory.” – Unknown

99. “It’s better to leave early rather than to feel the pain all the time.” – Unknown

100. “When you don’t need it, everyone will come but when you need no one comes.” – Unknown

101. “One better relation creates many relationships.” – Unknown

102. “The relationship is about feelings, it should not be materialistic.” – Unknown

103. “You can’t clap with one hand, for a good relationship one hand should be of him and another hand should be of her.” – Unknown

104. “It’s very difficult to forget someone who had given you so many memories.” – Unknown

105. “I always waited for your text but you never text me.” – Unknown

106. “I smiled U smiled, I cried U cried, I loved U loved and all those never happened again.” – Unknown

107. “Just do it everything for him, don’t expect anything in return.” – Unknown

108. “In the beginning, you might not love him, but if you can his love probably then you might fall in love.” – Unknown

109. “The relationship is not just meant for making love but to be with each other for lifelong.” – Unknown

110. “I wish I could lose this memory as fast as I lost you.” – Unknown

111. “I don’t cry when you leave me, I cry when you don’t come.” – Unknown

112. “The feeling of separation is the worst pain I can feel it.” – Unknown

113. “Moving on is not easy.” – Unknown

114. “Be alone or be a wise choice is yours.” – Unknown

115. “In love, there should be no expectations and limitations.” – Unknown

116. “Nothing can come in between You and me.” – Unknown

117. “She called you just for your voice, but you remain rude.” – Unknown

118. “Don’t end up things easily, you know how you got that.” – Unknown

119. “People will come and go, true ones will remain forever.” – Unknown

120. “One lie can ruin someone’s life.” – Unknown

121. “Your memories hurt.” – Unknown

122. “I never choose you but my heart makes me do it.” – Unknown

123. “True hearts are too rare.” – Unknown

124. “Just say Yes once, I’ll make you my princess.” – Unknown

125. “People who judge others, they will never get happiness.” – Unknown

126. “Stop crying about what happened, Start smiling at what you can.” – Unknown

127. “Finding myself is better than finding others.” – Unknown

128. “First, listen, then react. Don’t react and then listen.” – Unknown

129. “Believe in your love. Your love can give you anything.” – Unknown

130. “Love is to be felt, it can’t be done.” – Unknown

131. “People who forgive you, they are the real people whom you should never lose.” – Unknown

132. “Clear things out, don’t let it as it is.” – Unknown

133. “We suffer more in imagination than in reality.” – Unknown

134. “I hate that I’m still hoping.” – Unknown

135. “If you love, say it don’t wait for the right time.” – Unknown

136. “Talk to yourself, at least nobody will gonna shout.” – Unknown

137. “Don’t just dream of her, let her know.” – Unknown

138. “You think I’m crying but I ain’t.” – Unknown

139. “Speak out don’t wait for the worse to happen.” – Unknown

140. “I told you I will leave you, I left but I came back because my love is bigger than everything.” – Unknown

141. “Don’t just think of what bad things of others, think of there good deeds.” – Unknown

142. “He can speak rudely, but he also suffers from pain.” – Unknown

143. “Things get worse that I can’t explain to anyone.” – Unknown

144. “Broken heart, broken me No life.” – Unknown

145. “I never used my phone when I said bye to her the last time.” – Unknown

146. “He left, She left that love story could not become history.” – Unknown

147. “If someone betrays you, at least you make someone happy.” – Unknown

148. “You can cry with your memories but you can’t live.” – Unknown

149. “Time will go, decide early later don’t create a chance to regret.” – Unknown

150. “I will wait for her entire life if she needs time.” – Unknown

151. “Let him express his love because everyone has the right to love.” – Unknown

152. “Not everyone’s eyes are the same. Some look just because you are lucky to them.” – Unknown

153. “The time I spent with you, I wish I could spend once again.” – Unknown

154. “You thought me how to live, but I messed up.” – Unknown

155. “I left because you deserve someone better than me.” – Unknown

156. “Say Sorry, this can save your life.” – Unknown

157. “Hug your mother and hold her hand, you will feel better.” – Unknown

158. “The way sadness works is one of the strange riddles of the world. If you are stricken with a great sadness, you may feel as if you have been set aflame, not only because of the enormous pain but also because your sadness may spread over your life, like smoke from an enormous fire.” – Lemony Snicket

159. “Sadness flies away on the wings of time.” – Jean de La Fontaine

160. “We must understand that sadness is an ocean, and sometimes we drown, while other days we are forced to swim.” – R.M. Drake

161. “There are moments when I wish I could roll back the clock and take all the sadness away, but I have the feeling that if I did, the joy would be gone as well.” – Nicholas Sparks

162. “Experiencing sadness and anger can make you feel more creative, and by being creative you can get beyond your pain or negativity.” – Yoko Ono

163. “Some days are just bad days, that’s all. You have to experience sadness to know happiness, and I remind myself that not every day is going to be a good day, that’s just the way it is!” – Dita Von Teese

164. “Any fool can be happy. It takes a man with real heart to make beauty out of the stuff that makes us weep.” – Clive Barker

165. “There is no point treating a depressed person as though she were just feeling sad, saying, ‘There now, hang on, you’ll get over it.’ Sadness is more or less like a head cold- with patience, it passes. Depression is like cancer.” – Barbara Kingsolver

166. “There is no greater sorrow than to recall in misery the time when we were happy.” – Dante Alighieri

167. “Depression is the most unpleasant thing I have ever experienced. It is that absence of being able to envisage that you will ever be cheerful again. The absence of hope. That very deadened feeling, which is so very different from feeling sad. Sad hurts but it’s a healthy feeling. It is a necessary thing to feel. Depression is very different.” – J.K. Rowling

168. “Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses but the soul.” – Oscar Wilde

169. “Sometimes we get sad about things and we don’t like to tell other people that we are sad about them. We like to keep it a secret. Or sometimes, we are sad but we really don’t know why we are sad, so we say we aren’t sad but we really are.” – Mark Haddon

170. “Leaning against my father, the sadness finally broke open inside me, hollowing out my heart and leaving me bleeding. My feet felt rooted in the dirt. There were more than two bodies buried here. Pieces of me that I didn’t even know were under the ground. Pieces of dad, too.” – Laurie Halse Anderson

171. “You cannot protect yourself from sadness without protecting yourself from happiness.” – Jonathan Safran Foer

172. “Tears shed for another person are not a sign of weakness. They are a sign of a pure heart.” – Jose N. Harris

173. “The longer and more carefully we look at a funny story, the sadder it becomes.” – Nikolai Gogol

174. “There is some kind of a sweet innocence in being human- in not having to be just happy or just sad- in the nature of being able to be both broken and whole, at the same time.” – C. Joybell

175. “So it’s true, when all is said and done, grief is the price we pay for love.” – E.A. Bucchianeri

176. “The largest part of what we call ‘personality’ is determined by how we’ve opted to defend ourselves against anxiety and sadness.” – Alain de Botton

177. “Every human walks around with a certain kind of sadness. They may not wear it on their sleeves, but it’s there if you look deep.” – Taraji P. Henson

178. “Sadness gives depth. Happiness gives height. Sadness gives roots. Happiness gives branches. Happiness is like a tree going into the sky, and sadness is like the roots going down into the womb of the earth. Both are needed, and the higher a tree goes, the deeper it goes, simultaneously. The bigger the tree, the bigger will be its roots. In fact, it is always in proportion. That’s its balance.” – Osho

179. “Don’t be ashamed to weep; ’tis right to grieve. Tears are only water, and flowers, trees, and fruit cannot grow without water. But there must be sunlight also. A wounded heart will heal in time, and when it does, the memory and love of our lost ones is sealed inside to comfort us.” – Brian Jacques

180. “Tears are words the mouth can’t say nor can the heart bear.” – Joshua Wisenbaker

181. “Sometimes you laugh because you’ve got no more room for crying.” – Unknown

182. “It’s sad to know Im done But looking back Ive got a lot of great memories.” – Unknown

183. “We are all so much together but we are all dying of loneliness.” – Unknown

184. “Behind every sweet smile there is a bitter sadness that no one can ever see and feel.” – Unknown

185. “Sadness usually results from one of the following causes either when a man does not succeed or is ashamed of his success.” – Unknown

186. “Tears are words that need to be written.” – Unknown

187. “Truth is everybody is going to hurt you you just gotta find the ones worth suffering for.” – Unknown

188. “Its sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.” – Unknown

189. “Life is sad life is a bust all you can do is do what you must.” – Unknown

190. “The funniest people are the saddest one.” – Unknown

191. “What is hardest to accept about the passage of time is that the people who once mattered the most to us wind up in parentheses.” – Unknown

192. “Sorrow is knowledge those that know the most must mourn the deepest the tree of knowledge is not the tree of life.” – Unknown

193. “Its easy to cry when you realize that everyone you love will reject you or die.” – Unknown

194. “Sorrow is one of the vibrations that prove the fact of living.” – Unknown

195. “Sadness is almost never anything but a form of fatigue.” – Unknown

196. “I am only good at hiding my feelings.” – Unknown

197. “When you truly love someone you given everything you can and never expect a return.” – Unknown

198. “It’s very easy to find a new one but it’s hard to find a true one.” – Unknown

199. “I have many problems but crying is not the solution.” – Unknown

200. “Sometimes it’s better to be alone, nobody can hurt you.” – Unknown

201. “I’m single because I don’t need anyone to ruin my life. I’m ruining it perfectly on my own.” – Unknown

202. “And then I think that maybe I was designed to be alone.” – Unknown

203. “it is a lonely feeling when someone you care about becomes a stranger.” – Unknown

204. “Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought.” – Unknown

205. “Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.” – Unknown

206. “The word happy would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness.” – Unknown

207. “Sadness is but a wall between two gardens.” – Unknown

208. “He was acting like our kiss had broken him and his reaction was breaking me.” – Unknown

209. “It’s sad to know I’m done. But looking back I’ve got a lot of great memories.” – Unknown

210. “Some people are going to leave but that’s not the end of your story. That’s the end of their part in your story.” – Unknown

211. “It doesn’t matter who hurt you or broke you down what matters is who made you smile again.” – Unknown

212. “Sometimes you don’t realize how much you care for someone until they stop caring for you.” – Unknown

213. “Pain is the only thing that makes me feel alive. I will never be good enough for you. I got that.” – Unknown

214. “The worst kind of pain is when you’re smiling just to stop the tears from falling.” – Unknown

215. “It is sad not to love but it is much sadder not to be able to love.” – Unknown

216. “Our greatest joy and our greatest pain come in our relationships with others.” – Unknown

217. “Relationships are like glass. Sometimes it’s better to leave them broken than try to hurt yourself putting it back together.” – Unknown

218. “There is one pain I often feel which you will never know. It’s caused by the absence of you.” – Unknown

219. “When you think you’re first falling in love is just then you realize you’re falling out of love.” – Unknown

220. “Love when you’re ready not when you are alone.” – Unknown

221. “Only if I could get a mask to hide the pallor of the pain you gifted.” – Unknown

222. “When you feel the pain just remember it’s the signal that your sins are getting less.” – Unknown

223. “Life goes on whether you choose to move on and take a change in the unknown or stay behind locked in the past thinking of what could,ve be.” – Unknown

224. “When she is happy she can’t stop talking. When she is sad she doesn’t say a word.” – Unknown

225. “I Love crying in the rain because when I do no one can hear the pain.” – Unknown

226. “Deep inside where nothing is fine – I’ve lost my mind.” – Unknown

227. “I am fighting alone and being depressed is an everyday fight. I am tired of being sad now trust nothing feels right.” – Unknown

228. “Nothing is more depressing than having everything and still feeling really sad.” – Unknown

229. “It’s hard to answer the question what is wrong when nothings right.” – Unknown

230. “There is a distinct awful pain that comes with loving someone more than they love you.” – Unknown

231. “Sad reality of life is that reality is far from expectation.” – Unknown

232. “In life what you really want will never come easy.” – Unknown

233. “People think I’m quiet I’m just observing.” – Unknown

234. “Life’s under no obligation to give us what we expect.” – Unknown

235. “I cried because I had no shoes then I met a man who had no feet.” – Unknown

236. “Nothing teaches better than this trio: Fears, Tears and Years.” – Unknown

237. “Never put your happiness in someone else’s hands.” – Unknown

238. “Waiting is painful. Forgetting is painful. But not knowing which to do is the worst kind of suffering.” – Unknown

239. “My silence is just another word for my pain.” – Unknown

240. “And in the end it’s not the people you miss. It’s the memories.” – Unknown

241. “I wish I could puke out all the pain.” – Unknown

242. “And when I lit my tears on those streets, you were the one who was shaken.” – Unknown

243. “Drowned in darkness confined in pain.” – Unknown

244. “Life seems without you.” – Unknown

245. “If you are a good heart person you are going through more shit than any other.” – Unknown

246. “Love is not just physical but it is about emotional mental feeling caring.” – Unknown

247. “The word happiness would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness.” – Unknown

248. “Happiness is not the absence of problems, it’s the ability to deal with them.” – Unknown

249. “I smile not for that I am happy but sometimes I smile to hide sadness.” – Unknown

250. “Cry as hard as you want to but just make sure that when you stop crying you never cry for the same reason again.” – Unknown

251. “The sadness will last forever.” – Unknown

252. “Tears come from the heart and not from the brain.” – Leonardo da Vinci

253. “Life is made of so many partings welded together.” – Charles Dickens

254. “If you didn’t remember something happening, was it because it never had happened? Or because you wished it hadn’t?” – Jodi Picoult

255. “The good life is not one immune to sadness but one in which suffering contributes to our development.” – Alain de Botton

256. “Ninety-nine percent of your problems are created by you because you take life seriously.” – Osho

257. “Nothing changes if nothing changes.” – Mel Robbins

258. “Your sadness is a gift. Don’t reject it. Don’t rush it. Live it fully and use it as fuel to change and grow.” – Maxime Lagacé

259. “Don’t grieve. Anything you lose comes round in another form.” – Rumi

260. “Don’t desire happiness because it creates only unhappiness and nothing else.” – Osho

261. “Tears are far more beautiful than anything that you have with you, because tears come from the overflow of your being.” – Osho

262. “It was a fine cry – loud and long – but it had no bottom and it had no top, just circles and circles of sorrow.” – Toni Morrison

263. “Crying is all right in its way while it lasts. But you have to stop sooner or later, and then you still have to decide what to do.” – C.S. Lewis

264. “Perhaps I know best why it is man alone who laughs; he alone suffers so deeply that he had to invent laughter.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

265. “How to be unhappy: stay inside all day, move as little as possible, spend more than you earn, take yourself (and life) too seriously, look for reasons why things won’t work, always consume, never contribute, resent the lucky and successful, never say hello first, be unreliable.” – James Clear

266. “Friendship = vulnerability * time. If loneliness is epidemic, this seems like an important part of the fix.” – Sahil Lavingia

267. “If you eat, invest, and think according to what the ‘news’ advocates, you’ll end up nutritionally, financially and morally bankrupt.” – Naval Ravikant

268. “The perfected future never arrives. Life is full of seemingly endless trouble, and then life ends. Find peace in the imperfect present.” – The Stoic Emperor

269. “Feeling lost, crazy and desperate belongs to a good life as much as optimism, certainty and reason.” – Alain de Botton

270. “Life seems but a quick succession of busy nothings.” – Jane Austen

271. “Love is not a victory march. It’s a cold and it’s a broken hallelujah.” – Leonard Cohen

272. “Never be afraid of tears. Tear-filled eyes are capable of seeing truth. Tear-filled eyes are capable of seeing the beauty of life.” – Osho

273. “There are two medicines for all ills: time and silence.” – Alexander Dumas

274. “For even as love crowns you so shall he crucify you.” – Kahlil Gibran

275. “Tears are words the heart can’t express.” – Gerard Way

276. “Heaven knows we need never be ashamed of our tears, for they are rain upon the blinding dust of earth, overlying our hard hearts. I was better after I had cried, than before – more sorry, more aware of my own ingratitude, more gentle.” – Charles Dickens

277. “Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word happy would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. It is far better to take things as they come along with patience and equanimity.” – Carl Jung

278. “The opposite of love is indifference.” – Shane Parrish

279. “Chasing happiness is guaranteed to make to you unhappy.” – Ed Latimore

280. “When you lose, do not lose the lesson.” – Dalai Lama

281. “I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.” – Charlie Chaplin

282. “Proud people breed sad sorrows for themselves.” – Emily Brontë

283. “Never say goodbye, because saying goodbye means going away, and going away means forgetting.” – Peter Pan

284. “It’s just that I’m not sure I fit in here. There’s no one I can really talk to.” – Belle

285. “The colder the winter, the warmer the spring. The deeper the sorrow, the more our hearts sing.” – Bambi

286. “You said you’d always be there for me, but you’re not.” – Simba

287. “Many people are alive but don’t touch the miracle of being alive.” – Thich Nhat Hanh

288. “Parting is such sweet sorrow that I shall say goodnight till it be morrow.” – William Shakespeare

289. “When you do something noble and beautiful and nobody noticed, do not be sad. For the sun every morning is a beautiful spectacle and yet most of the audience still sleeps.” – John Lennon

290. “Some people care too much. I think it’s called love.” – A.A. Milne

291. “Turn your wounds into wisdom.” – Oprah Winfrey

292. “Those who do not weep, do not see.” – Victor Hugo

293. “Trifles make the sum of life.” – Charles Dickens

294. “We forge the chains we wear in life.” – Charles Dickens

295. “Every heart has its own skeletons.” – Leo Tolstoy

296. “I am just another dot in the world.” – Yayoi Kusama

297. “Unhappy people focus on what’s missing.” – Unknown

298. “Saying nothing sometimes says the most.” – Emily Dickinson

299. “The trouble is, you think you have time.” – Jack Kornfield

300. “In the valley of sorrow, spread your wings.” – Susan Sontag

301. “You’re sad because you’re afraid of reality.” – Maxime Lagacé

302. “It’s much easier not to know things sometimes.” – Stephen Chbosky

303. “I am nobody! Who are you? Are you a nobody, too?” – Emily Dickinson

304. “A long life makes acquaintance with a thousand ills.” – Publius Syrus

305. “There is prodigious strength in sorrow and despair.” – Charles Dickens

306. “No one is really going to help you or give you direction. In fact, the odds are against you.” – Robert Greene

307. “You’re sad because you’re wasting your potential. You know it, your family knows it, everyone knows it. Do something useful.” – Carlos Del Valle

308. “Nothing sadder than seeing a person settle for so much lower than their potential.” – Ed Latimore

309. “That is my work, to transform your life from a sad affair into a celebration.” – Osho

310. “Sadness is silent, it is yours. It is coming because you are alone. It is giving you a chance to go deeper into your aloneness. Rather than jumping from one shallow happiness to another shallow happiness and wasting your life, it is better to use sadness as a means for meditation. Witness it. It is a friend! It opens the door of your eternal aloneness.” – Osho

311. “Life needs both: thorns and roses, days and nights, happiness/unhappiness, birth/death. Be a witness to it all and you will know something that is beyond birth, beyond death; something that is beyond darkness and beyond light; something that is beyond happiness, beyond unhappiness.” – Osho

312. “I’ve learned more from pain than I could’ve ever learned from pleasure.” – Unknown

313. “The human condition is a good one in that no one is unhappy except by his own fault.” – Seneca

314. “You say: “I did not think it would happen”. Do you think there is anything that will not happen, when you know that it is possible to happen, when you see that it has already happened to many?” – Seneca

315. “I have seen great beauty of spirit in some who were great sufferers […] and I have seen the last illness produce treasures of fortitude and meekness from most unpromising subjects.” – C.S. Lewis

316. “Its good to leave each day behind, like flowing water, free of sadness. Yesterday is gone and its tale told. Today new seeds are growing.” – Rumi

317. “This genuine heart of sadness can teach us great compassion. It can humble us when we’re arrogant and soften us when we are unkind.” – Pema Chödrön

318. “Usually when people are sad, they don’t do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.” – Malcolm X

319. “Man performs and engenders so much more than he can or should have to bear. That’s how he finds that he can bear anything.” – William Faulkner

320. “Let there be sunshine, let there be rain, let the broken hearted love again.” – Bruce Springsteen

321. “There is not enough darkness in all the world to put out the light of even one small candle.” – Robert Alden

322. “Be patient where you sit in the dark. The dawn is coming.” – Rumi

323. “The wound is the place where the light enters you.” – Rumi

324. “Where there is ruin, there is hope for a treasure.” – Rumi

325. “People have said, “Don’t cry” to other people for years and years, and all it has ever meant is, “I’m too uncomfortable when you show your feelings. Don’t cry”. I’d rather have them say, “Go ahead and cry. I’m here to be with you.” – Fred Rogers

326. “If you’re feeling sad, remember soon you’ll forget and move on with life. Your grief is transitory. If you’re going to let go anyway, why not do so immediately? If you don’t cling to your grief you won’t suffer. Life is a river, flow with it. Don’t hold onto anything. Let go.” – The Ancient Sage

327. “Feeling down, lost, confused, angry, jealous are all parts of the human condition. Don’t fight them. Understand them. Accept them. Love them and go beyond them.” – Maxime Lagacé

328. “If you’re sad, it’s okay to acknowledge your sadness. If you have pain that leaves you at a loss, it’s okay to talk about it. The reason we have difficulties is that we’re unable to accept the things that can’t be changed. Let them be and see what happens.” – Haemin Sunim

329. “Clouds release their sadness by crying until they can cry no more. When they have no tears left, they feel a great weight has been lifted, as heavy as the tears they’ve shed. We can release our sadness into the sky within us. When we feel sad, it’s okay to cry like the clouds.” – Haemin Sunim

330. “Most people think that if they move somewhere else and change their environment, everything will change. Usually they end up re-creating the same results they had elsewhere. If you want to change your world, change your beliefs.” – Neil Strauss

331. “The cure for anything is salt water – sweat, tears, or the sea.” – Isak Dinesen

332. “Whenever sorrow comes, be kind to it. For God has placed a pearl in sorrow’s hand.” – Rumi

333. “Sorrow prepares you for joy. It violently sweeps everything out of your house, so that new joy can find space to enter. It shakes the yellow leaves from the bough of your heart, so that fresh, green leaves can grow in their place.” – Rumi

334. “In the presence of nature, a wild delight runs through the man, in spite of real sorrows.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

335. “Do not be sad about what you do not have. Instead, be happy about what you do have. If you will be sad about what you don’t have, you will not be happy about what you do have.” – Leo Tolstoy

336. “Be grateful to everyone” means that all situations teach you, and often it’s the tough ones that teach you best.” – Pema Chödrön

337. “It’s just hard to see a friend hurt this much. Especially when you can’t do anything except ‘be there.’ I just want to make him stop hurting, but I can’t. So I just follow him around whenever he wants to show me his world.” – Stephen Chbosky

338. “It’s nice to have things to look forward to!” – Stephen Chbosky

339. “Keep busy at something: a busy person never has time to be unhappy.” – Robert Louis Stevenson

340. “We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey.” – Kenji Miyazawa

341. “Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.” – M. Kathleen Casey

342. “Suffering is a gift; in its hidden mercy.” – Rumi

343. “What need is there to weep over parts of life? The whole of it calls for tears.” – Seneca

344. “I was weeping again, drunk on the impossible past.” – Vladimir Nabokov

345. “Some people seemed to get all sunshine, and some all shadow.” – Louisa May Alcott

346. “You will become way less concerned with what other people think of you when you realize how seldom they do.” – David Foster Wallace

347. “The most difficult battles that you will fight in your life is that between your mind who knows the truth and your heart that refuse to accept it.” – Paulo Coelho

348. “It is easier to be miserable because the whole crowd is miserable. It feels more comfortable to be with the crowd than to be alone.” – Osho

349. “Modern society tends to emphasize buoyancy and cheerfulness but we have to admit that reality is, for the most part, about grief and loss.” – Alain de Botton

350. “Most of our life is a battle, a strain, the anxiety, the guilt, the despair, the immense sense of loneliness and sorrow, that is our life. That is actually what is and we are unwilling to face it.” – Jiddu Krishnamurti

351. “We are at war with ourselves, unhappy, dissatisfied, seeking something which we don’t know, violent, aggressive, corrupt, astonishingly miserable and lonely and suffering a great deal. Somehow we don’t seem to be able to get out of this, to be free of these conditionings.” – Jiddu Krishnamurti

352. “The worst kind of sad is not being able to explain why.” – Unknown

353. “But now the joy is gone and the sadness is back, the sadness feels like something deserved, the price of some not-quite-forgotten betrayal.” – Stephen King

354. “Today we are afraid of simple words like goodness and mercy and kindness. We don’t believe in the good old words because we don’t believe in good old values anymore. And that’s why the world is sick.” – Lin Yutang

355. “The more you consume, the sadder you get. The sadder you get, the more you consume.” – Maxime Lagacé

356. “I have no faith in human perfectibility. I think that human exertion will have no appreciable effect upon humanity. Man is now only more active – not more happy – nor more wise, than he was 6000 years ago.” – Edgar Allan Poe

357. “In every parting there is an image of death.” – George Eliot

358. “We think sometimes that poverty is only being hungry, naked and homeless. The poverty of being unwanted, unloved and uncared for is the greatest poverty.” – Mother Teresa

359. “Don’t worry about me. Go and enjoy yourself. I’ll stay here and be miserable.” – Eeyore

360. “Bad things happen and you can’t do anything about it.” – Timon

361. “Misery comes the moment you become clinging, attached. The moment you put conditions on life.” – Osho

362. “Everybody wants to destroy misery, but everybody goes on desiring, and by desiring one goes on creating more and more misery.” – Osho

363. “Happiness is one pole, sadness is another. Blissfulness is one pole, misery is another. Life consists of both, and life is richer because of both. A life only of blissfulness will have extension, but will not have depth. A life of only sadness will have depth, but will not have extension.” – Osho

364. “The more secrets you have, the less happy you’re going to be.” – Naval Ravikant

365. “The fundamental delusion – there is something out there that will make me happy and fulfilled forever.” – Naval Ravikant

366. “At the heart of every frustration lies a basic structure: the collision of a wish with an unyielding reality.” – Alain de Botton

367. “He soon felt that the fulfillment of his desires gave him only one grain of the mountain of happiness he had expected. This fulfillment showed him the eternal error men make in imagining that their happiness depends on the realization of their desires.” – Leo Tolstoy

368. “To be more comfortable with yourself, improve your self-knowledge. To improve your self-knowledge, meditate.” – Maxime Lagacé

369. “Sadness is a force of great depth and breadth. Too much sadness leads us to be passive, depressive, self-pitying and incapable of action. Too little leads us to be superficial, indifferent, repressing and lacking in sensitivity.” – Unknown

370. “Rejecting the moment creates friction. Friction creates confusion. Confusion creates sadness.” – Maxime Lagacé

371. “Accept – then act. Whatever the present moment contains, accept it as if you had chosen it. Always work with it, not against it. Make it your friend and ally, not your enemy. This will miraculously transform your whole life.” – Eckhart Tolle

372. “Sorrow is an inextricable part of life. Whoever lives experiences it. There’s no escape. If we understand this then we would stop bewailing every misfortune that occurs. Life is a bargain. You want joy but you can’t have it without suffering. You must accept the whole package.” – The Ancient Sage

373. “Impermanence of everything is a universal constant. No matter what kind of legacy, family, foundation, or business you’ve created, one day it will disappear and no one will remember anything of your life.” – Justin Kan

374. “Boredom, anger, sadness, or fear are not ‘yours,’ not personal. They are conditions of the human mind. They come and go. Nothing that comes and goes is you.” – Eckhart Tolle

375. “Most of the trouble in life comes from misunderstanding.” – Lucy Maud Montgomery

376. “Mostly it is loss which teaches us about the worth of things.” – Arthur Schopenhauer

377. “Life is a series of distractions from existential dread.” – Sahil Lavingia

378. “That’s what happens to dreams, life gets in the way.” – Jodi Picoult

379. “Life is so constructed, that the event does not, cannot, will not, match the expectation.” – Charlotte Brontë

380. “We never actually live, but hope to live, and since we are always planning how to be happy, it is inevitable that we should never be so.” – Blaise Pascal

381. “Living with courage is facing reality. Facing reality is accepting that life is not only about happiness. On the contrary, it’s mostly about challenges, fears and sadness.” – Maxime Lagacé

382. “If you get more excited by the ways in which you entertain yourself than what you actually do or produce, you’ll never really be happy – you’ll just be constantly escaping.” – Tanner Guzy

383. “Every thought a person dwells upon, whether he expresses it or not, either damages or improves his life.” – Lucy Mallory

384. “We try to escape from life, go to a temple or a club, follow a new guru or become a hippy, or take to drink, or join a society which promises us something – anything to escape.” – Jiddu Krishnamurti

385. “A person who does not have a pleasant life is not living sensibly, nobly, and justly, and conversely the person who does not have these virtues cannot live pleasantly.” – Epicurus

386. “Life has many ways of testing a person’s will, either by having nothing happen at all or by having everything happen all at once.” – Paulo Coelho

387. “Life will bring you pain all by itself. Your responsibility is to create joy.” – Milton Erickson

388. “It is not uncommon for people to spend their whole life waiting to start living.” – Eckhart Tolle

389. “Most humans are never fully present in the now, because unconsciously they believe the next moment must be more important than this one. But then you miss your whole life, which is never not now. And that’s the revelation for some people: to realize that your life is only ever now.” – Eckhart Tolle

390. “Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.” – Norman Cousins

391. “Morning without you is a dwindled dawn.” – Emily Dickinson

392. “How odd I can have all this inside me and to you it’s just words.” – David Foster Wallace

393. “There is no hatred in my love for you. Only a sadness I feel all the more strongly for my inability to explain or describe it.” – David Foster Wallace

394. “The more you love, the greater the risk. The less you love, the greater the regrets.” – Maxime Lagacé

395. “The reason it hurts so much to separate is because our souls are connected.” – Nicholas Sparks

396. “If all else perished, and he remained, I should still continue to be; and if all else remained, and he were annihilated, the universe would turn to a mighty stranger.” – Emily Brontë

397. “I have not broken your heart – you have broken it; and in breaking it, you have broken mine.” – Emily Brontë

398. “Love is the burning point of life, and since all life is sorrowful, so is love. The stronger the love, the more the pain.” – Joseph Campbell

399. “Often it is the most deserving people who cannot help loving those who destroy them.” – Herman Hesse

400. “If you love her you’ll let her go and if it’s real you’ll spend a part of every day for the rest of your life wondering what her day is like.” – Unknown

401. “I didn’t mean to fall in love, but I did. And you didn’t mean to hurt me, but you did.” – Unknown

402. “It’s hard to forget someone who gave you so much to remember.” – Unknown

403. “I felt deeply tricked. Stunned. And furious. I also felt my default emotion: numbness.” – Augusten Burroughs

404. “The heart is the only broken instrument that works.” – T.E. Kalem

405. “I like not only to be loved, but also to be told that I am loved. I am not sure that you are of the same mind.” – George Eliot

406. “And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.” – Kahlil Gibran

407. “Love is an incurable disease. In love, there is permanent suffering. Those who love and those who are happy are not the same.” – Alain de Botton

408. “When two people part, it is the one who is not in love who makes the tender speeches.” – Alain de Botton

409. “Envy hurt exponentially more than heartbreak because your soul was torn in two, half soaring with happiness for another person, half mired in a well of self pity and pain.” – Diana Peterfreund

410. “But I must admit I miss you terribly. The world is too quiet without you nearby.” – Lemony Snicket

411. “If you care about somebody, you should want them to be happy. Even if you wind up being left out.” – Stephen Chbosky

412. “Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.” – Kahlil Gibran

413. “People go through so much pain trying to avoid pain.” – Neil Strauss

414. “Nothing on earth consumes a man more quickly than the passion of resentment.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

415. “Have you ever been hurt and the place tries to heal a bit, and you just pull the scar off of it over and over again.” – Rosa Parks

416. “Most of the emotional pain we feel is self-inflicted. Remember: it is still your choice to feel injured, or not.” – Maxime Lagacé

417. “One’s suffering disappears when one lets oneself go, when one yields – even to sadness.” – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

418. “Meditation has taught me that suffering is a crucial part of life rather than something to be overcome.” – Charlie Ambler

419. “Where there is pleasure there is pain. You cannot have one without the other. We demand more pleasure and therefore invite more pain.” – Jiddu Krishnamurti

420. “The world is a mere succession of fortunes made and lost, lessons learned and forgotten and learned again.” – Rich Cohen

421. “You cannot ask the darkness to leave; you must turn on the light.” – Sogyal Rinpoche

422. “Nothing can trouble you but your own imagination.” – Nisargadatta Maharaj

423. “You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn how to surf.” – Jon Kabat-Zinn

424. “The real problem is not why some pious, humble, believing people suffer, but why some do not.” – C.S. Lewis

425. “When we suffer, notice that our suffering is often made of thoughts. As our inner commentary ceases, notice that the suffering stops, too.” – Haemin Sunim

426. “If we do not express our disappointment, it will start to build up and transform into a more difficult emotion, such as anger, hurt, or even betrayal. It is best to share your disappointment in a non-critical way, rather than leaving it to build up inside you.” – Haemin Sunim

427. “I wanna outrace the speed of pain.” – Marilyn Manson

428. “Rather than persecuting yourself or feeling that something terribly wrong is happening, right there in the moment of sadness and longing, could you relax and touch the limitless space of the human heart?” – Pema Chödrön

429. “The first noble truth of the Buddha is that when we feel suffering, it doesn’t mean that something is wrong. What a relief.” – Pema Chödrön

430. “Find a place inside where there’s joy, and the joy will burn out the pain.” – Joseph Campbell

431. “I am out with lanterns, looking for myself.” – Emily Dickinson

432. “Having depression is being in an abusive relationship with yourself.” – Emily Dotterer

433. “Don’t let your heart be colonized by fear.” – Jack Kornfield

434. “I’ve seen darkness but I always kept one thing in my heart: hope.” – Maxime Lagacé

435. “To tell you the truth, I’ve just been avoiding everything.” – Stephen Chbosky

436. “And even if somebody else has it much worse, that doesn’t really change the fact that you have what you have. Good and bad.” – Stephen Chbosky

437. “I didn’t want to wake up. I was having a much better time asleep. And that’s really sad. It was almost like a reverse nightmare, like when you wake up from a nightmare you’re so relieved. I woke up into a nightmare.” – Ned Vizzini

438. “When you’ve suffered a great deal in life, each additional pain is both unbearable and trifling.” – Yann Martel

439. “Things not to joke about: depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, bipolar, ptsd, cancer, panic attacks, autism, ocd, people who have died, disabilities, rape, suicide.” – Unknown

440. “As a person who suffers from depression, there are days when the enormity of it, feels like it defines you. But remember you are so much more than an illness. Don’t give up on yourself. Be kind be well.” – Bob Morley

441. “Depression is like a heaviness that you can’t ever escape. It crushes down on you, making even the smallest things like tying your shoes or chewing on toast seem like a twenty-mile hike uphill. Depression is a part of you; it’s in your bones and your blood.” – Jasmine Warga

442. “So many words to say and no way to say them.” – Unknown

443. “None of us expected to have depression/anxiety. There was no way for most of us to prepare for it. It showed up and rocked our world. But it also showed us the tremendous strength and resilience we have in us. You will get this under control.” – Unknown

444. “Depression can be extreme. Some of us have to dig deep to make it through each passing hour. If this is you – keep going. If all you can do is make it through the next hour – keep doing that. You will find peace. There is an answer.” – Unknown

445. “Your only sin is that you have forgotten who you really are. You are not just a dangling fragile leaf but the entire tree.” – Haemin Sunim

446. “I’ll never forget how the depression and loneliness felt good and bad at the same time.” – Henry Rollins

447. “I don’t know if you’ve ever felt like that. That you wanted to sleep for a thousand years. Or just not exist. Or just not be aware that you do exist. Or something like that. I think wanting that is very morbid, but I want it when I get like this. That’s why I’m trying not to think. I just want it all to stop spinning.” – Stephen Chbosky

448. “Despair is the belief that tomorrow will be just like today.” – Rob Bell

449. “A new wound makes all the old ones ache again.” – Mignon McLaughlin

450. “Those who are silent often say more than those who speak volumes.” – B.D. Schiers

451. “We’re afraid that this anger or sorrow or loneliness is going to last forever. Instead, acting it out is what makes it last.” – Pema Chödrön

452. “Whatsoever you possess will not give you contentment. The mind, the ego, will always feel unfulfilled.” – Osho

453. “The mother of excess is not joy but joylessness.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

454. “Seeking happiness is seeking sadness too. They are two sides of the same coin. Being wise is seeing that reality.” – Maxime Lagacé

455. “If any person is unhappy, it’s because he wished for happiness.” – Thibaut

456. “We are most easily deceived by that which we most desire.” – The Stoic Emperor

457. “Drink because you are happy, but never because you are miserable.” – G.K. Chesterton

458. “Unhappiness can’t stick in a person’s soul when it’s slick with tears.” – Shannon Hale

459. “Constantly chasing happiness is the best way to stay unhappy.” – Kunal

460. “The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation but your thoughts about it.” – Eckhart Tolle

461. “Unhappiness is created whenever you are out of alignment with the present moment.” – Eckhart Tolle

462. “I knew it wasn’t too important, but it made me sad anyway.” – J.D. Salinger

463. “I’m just going through a phase right now. Everybody goes through phases and all, don’t they?” – J.D. Salinger

464. “We seek happiness in external things without realizing that they don’t help when we have problems within. We need to focus instead on the joy that comes with peace of mind that allows us to remain happy whatever happens.” – Unknown

465. “Like most North Americans of his generation, Hal tends to know way less about why he feels certain ways about the objects and pursuits he’s devoted to than he does about the objects and pursuits themselves.” – David Foster Wallace

466. “Like many I’ve spent my whole life trying to source approval from the outside world to fill a hole in my heart. I’ve tried to fill it with money, fame and success. But whether it’s $50 or $50m, or 50k twitter followers, everything I’ve thrown down the well has never been enough.” – Justin Kan

467. “We can never “have it all” because “having it all” is a moving target.” – Paul Portesi

468. “The pleasure comes, the pleasure goes. Then there is a massive void, a vacuum, which one is compelled to refill with another pleasure.” – Kapil Gupta

469. “Man stands in his own shadow and wonders why it’s dark.” – Unknown

470. “Melancholy is the happiness of being sad.” – Victor Hugo

471. “Time brought resignation and a melancholy sweeter than common joy.” – Emily Brontë

472. “There is pleasure in feeding one’s melancholy… some shadow of daintiness and luxury that flatters us.” – Michel de Montaigne

473. “Melancholia is your mind trying to be happy again today.” – Maxime Lagacé

474. “Our minds are so scared to live in the moment that it revives what it knows: the good old days.” – Maxime Lagacé

475. “No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.” – Haruki Murakami

476. “In order properly to be content, we need to learn, sometimes, the art of being constructively in touch with our sadder, more melancholy feelings.” – Alan de Botton

477. “And so being young and dipped in folly I fell in love with melancholy.” – Edgar Allan Poe

478. “Melancholy were the sounds on a winter’s night.” – Virginia Woolf

479. “The melancholy facts shouldn’t make us desperate, rather more forgiving, kinder, and better able to focus on what really matters, while there is still time.” – Alain de Botton

480. “Melancholy is a species of sadness that arises when we are open to the fact that life is inherently difficult and that suffering and disappointment are core parts of universal experience. It’s not a disorder that needs to be cured.” – Alain de Botton

481. “You can clutch the past so tightly to your chest that it leaves your arms too full to embrace the present.” – Jan Glidewell

482. “But if you want to leave, you can. I’ll remember you though. I remember everyone that leaves.” – Lilo

483. “Goodbye may seem forever, farewell is like the end, but in my heart is a memory and there you’ll always be.” – Widow Tweed

484. “Unhappy is he to whom the memories of childhood bring only fear and sadness.” – H.P. Lovecraft

485. “The sad ones are those who waste their energy in trying to hold it back, for they can only feel bitterness in loss and no joy in gain.” – John Steinbeck

486. “Life is lost waiting for the happiest moments and only realizing you’ve lived them once they become memories.” – Leo Christopher

487. “The moments I most want to forget will be the lessons that stick with me forever.” – Leo Christopher

488. “Don’t let the sadness from the past and fear of the future ruin the happiness of the present.” – Kid Cudi

489. “Maybe it’s sad that these are now memories. And maybe it’s not sad.” – Stephen Chbosky

490. “It’s okay to be alone, to be sad, to rest and repair. Really.” – Susan Cain

491. “I am lonely, sometimes, but I dare say it’s good for me.” – Louisa May Alcott

492. “A multitude of people and yet a solitude.” – Charles Dickens

493. “Feeling lonely is about feeling disconnected from others, from reality, but most of all, from yourself. There are no shortcuts to reconnect with yourself: you close your eyes, you listen for 10 minutes, and you repeat the next day.” – Maxime Lagacé

494. “Why do people have to be this lonely? What’s the point of it all? Millions of people in this world, all of them yearning, looking to others to satisfy them, yet isolating themselves. Why? Was the earth put here just to nourish human loneliness?” – Haruki Murakami

495. “Nearly everyone has his box of secret pain, shared with no one.” – John Steinbeck

496. “Loneliness as a situation can be corrected, but as a state of mind it is an incurable illness.” – Vladimir Nabokov

497. “The engulfing sorrow of loneliness seems to spread endlessly and we seek constantly to escape from it with hope and faith, with amusement and distraction.” – Jiddu Krishnamurti

498. “Maybe I am better off alone, no disappointments, no expectations, just alone.” – Unknown

499. “We’re all lonely for something we don’t know we’re lonely for. How else to explain the curious feeling that goes around feeling like missing somebody we’ve never even met?” – David Foster Wallace

500. “Solitude is different from loneliness, and it doesn’t have to be a lonely kind of thing.” – Fred Rogers

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