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Positive Quotes about Depressing

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There is nothing more depressing,
than having everything,
and still feeling sad.
- Janet Jackson

Related topics: Sad Feeling-Down

There is too much fathering going on just now and there
is no doubt about it fathers are depressing.
- Gertrude Stein

Some people say my work is often depressing and pessimistic,
with the emphasis on death, blood, overcrowding,
strange beings and so on, but I don't really think it is.
- H. R. Giger

It's often been said that I'm an extremely depressing,
cynical writer.
I've never known what to make of that.
- Ann Beattie

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To a profound pessimist about life, being in danger is not depressing.
- F. Scott Fitzgerald

It's easy to imagine ways the future can be ugly and depressing.
It's harder, but more worthwhile, to imagine plausible
ways we can make it better.
- Stanley Schmidt

Of all the bewildering things about a new country,
the absence of human landmarks is one of the most depressing and disheartening.
- Willa Cather

 

I hated school.
Even to this day, when I see a school bus it's just depressing to me.
The poor little kids.
- Dolly Parton

God, I am afraid he won't give me his answer today.
If only somebody would help me - it is all so terribly depressing.
- Eva Braun

Death has a tendency to encourage a depressing view of war.
- Donald Rumsfeld

You can either look at things in a brutal,
truthful way that's depressing, or you can screw around and have fun.
- David Spade

What may seem depressing or even tragic to one person
may seem like an absolute scream to another person,
especially if he has had between four and seven beers.
- Dave Barry

Passion is very important to me.
If you stop enjoying things, you've got to look at it,
because it can lead to all kinds of depressing scenarios.
- Nicolas Cage

I believe in justice, maybe not in this life,
but there has to be justice.
And if there isn't a God, I think it would be very depressing.
I'd prefer to believe there is.
- David Zucker

The depressing thing about tennis is that no matter how good I get,
I'll never be as good as a wall.
- Mitch Hedberg

Nothing is more depressing and more illogical than aggressive Christianity.
- Gerald Vann

There is nothing quite so depressing as waking up to
face a day when you know that you are going to have
to deal with a government office or bureaucrat.
- Neal Boortz

To the scientist there is the joy in pursuing truth
which nearly counteracts the depressing revelations of truth.
- H. P. Lovecraft

The decline of the aperitif may well be one of the
most depressing phenomena of our time.
- Luis Bunuel

Have you ever Googled yourself? I did,
most depressing thing ever.
People have websites hoping I die at 38.
- Artie Lange

In the early '90s, New York was a pretty depressing place.
- Christine Baranski

This is not to say that the Scots are not fine people,
but they were all sort of...
well, my grandfather was a minister and sort of Protestant,
and this was rather depressing to me.
- Alan Hovhaness

But when I was a teenager, the idea of spending the
rest of my life in a factory was real depressing.
So the idea that I could become a musician opened up
some possibilities I didn't see otherwise.
- Wayne Kramer

Here in the big city people spend their time thinking
about work and about money;
they don't give some value to friendships and it can be depressing.
- Adriana Lima

I find nothing more depressing than optimism.
- Paul Fussell

Man, I hate to get depressing on you,
but I don't have a game.
I'm so alone, so depressed, so dark,
no.
- Jason Schwartzman

What I dream of is an art of balance,
of purity and serenity devoid of troubling or depressing subject matter -
a soothing,
calming influence on the mind, rather like a good armchair
which provides relaxation from physical fatigue.
- Henri Matisse

It's depressing and scary, but he needs to know the
world around him because he's fourteen now and in two
years he's going to drive.
He needs to know what goes on out in the world.
I'm not going to always be there.
- Jami Gertz

It was depressing, very depressing.
I worried about how I would make a living.
I didn't want to stay on the farm.
It didn't offer the challenge I wanted and yet,
without a college education, I felt that I was really out of luck.
- Clyde Tombaugh

Our coach was absolutely out of his head.
He must have read Bear Bryant's book.
We had 78 players out.
The first day 35 quit.
Twenty quit the second day.
We ended with 17 players.
It was depressing.
- Merlin Olsen

My own image of my work is that I no sooner settle
into something than a break occurs.
These breaks are always painful and depressing but
despite them I see that there's a consistency that holds out,
but is hard to define.
- Lee Krasner

I wanted to write a film and I thought the best way
to do so was to train myself within the field...
It was just like a cycle of people trying to make it,
not making it, doing extra work, and it was pretty depressing in the end.
- Michelle Rodriguez

I really don't like going out.
I don't like restaurants because I don't like the idea of someone,
a waitress, being responsible for my evening.
I like seconds, and more, and lots of conversation,
and I've always hated the idea that in a restaurant an evening just ends.
I find that incredibly depressing.
- Amy Sedaris

Then in came this script with another very low offer,
and another drug addict and a depressing and difficult part to play.
I thought, 'Why should I put myself through that for hardly any money?'
- Ellen Burstyn

Personality has power to uplift, power to depress,
power to curse, and power to bless.
- Paul Harris

Descriptions of my work depress me.
They make me feel pinned down.
- Thom Mayne

In every commercial state, notwithstanding any pretension to equal rights,
the exaltation of a few must depress the many.
- Adam Ferguson

Buildings designed exclusively on scientific principles
will depress their occupants and constrain their creativity.
- Robert Evans

I see so much more than I used to see.
The effect has been to depress and sadden and hurt me terribly.
- Zane Grey

No power in society, no hardship in your condition can depress you,
keep you down, in knowledge, power, virtue,
influence, but by your own consent.
- William Ellery Channing

Businesses should no longer be allowed to depress wages
by hiring illegal labor and then falsely claim that
Americans don't want to do the jobs.
- Dana Rohrabacher

I do talk less now because the sound of my voice saying
over and over the things I said years ago embarrasses and depresses me.
Why do I say the same things over and over?
- Carroll O'Connor

If I feel depressed I will sing.
If I feel sad I will laugh.
If I feel ill I will double my labor.
If I feel fear I will plunge ahead.
If I feel inferior I will wear new garments.
If I feel uncertain I will raise my voice.
If I feel poverty I will think of wealth to come.
If I feel incompetent I will think of past success.
If I feel insignificant I will remember my goals.
Today I will be the master of my emotions.
- Og Mandino

When you feel worried and depressed,
consciously form a smile on your face and act upbeat
until the happy feeling becomes genuine.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

One cannot have everything the way he would like it.
A man has no business to be depressed by a disappointment,
anyway; he ought to make up his mind to get even.
- Mark Twain

If you get depressed about being the second-best team in the world,
then you've got a problem.
- Julius Erving

Even when I was very depressed, I could hold on to something.
It seems that I have always had that streak of gold that I could hold on to.
- Michael Schenker

Even when I'm sick and depressed, I love life.
- Arthur Rubinstein

There's no excuse to be bored.
Sad, yes.
Angry, yes.
Depressed, yes.
Crazy, yes.
But there's no excuse for boredom, ever.
- Viggo Mortensen

Being a salesman and an actor were not that dissimilar:
It is a good lesson in covering up your feelings.
No one wants to buy from someone who looks depressed.
- Dougray Scott

Through our willingness to help others we can learn
to be happy rather than depressed.
- Gerald Jampolsky

Certainly, I think being depressed is absolutely part of the human condition,
it has to be, if there's joy there's its opposite,
and it's something you ride if you possibly can.
- Bob Geldof

He was so depressed, he tried to commit suicide by
inhaling next to an Armenian.
- Woody Allen

The point is not to take the world's opinion as a guiding
star but to go one's way in life and working unerringly,
neither depressed by failure nor seduced by applause.
- Gustav Mahler

Be able to go shopping for a bathing suit and not become depressed afterward.
- Marilyn vos Savant

I fought back, got injured again and I had to have another operation.
I got down and depressed and I think I was drinking more than I should.
Well, I know I was.
- Paul Gascoigne

Being a typical Pisces, I might have experienced mood shifts,
but I don't remember any depression,
or needing to do anything,
or to have someone bring me out of being depressed.
- Julius Erving

The real effect of the WTC calamity has been depressed spirits,
anxiety, and uncertainty among publishers,
and of course those emotions are not restricted to publishers.
- Richard Curtis

I'm so depressed.
Christmas is the worst of all.
Holidays are terrible, worse than Sundays.
I get melancholia.
- David O. Selznick

No, originally I thought that writing articles would
keep me from having to see a psychiatrist,
but I became even more depressed as a result.
- Theo Van Gogh

One of the networks sent me a TV set to watch.
I didn't care for the medium.
It depressed me.
- Gloria Swanson

I am depressed rather at the wave of brutality sweeping over the country.
- John Burns

But I'm not like sad, depressed miserable person.
I guess sometimes I give off that impression.
- Edward Furlong

If I didn't try to eavesdrop on every bus ride I take
or look for the humor when I go for a walk,
I would just be depressed all the time.
- Lynda Barry

Jeff Bodine was saying that when he gets depressed,
that he cleans house.
- Tanya Tucker

I say there're no depressed words just depressed minds.
- Bob Dylan

A reprisal of this magnitude...
has never been carried out before.
I paced back and forth in my room perplexed and completely depressed,
feeling helpless.
- Moshe Sharett

With out art, without communicating,
we wouldn't live beyond 30 because we'd be so sad and depressed.
- Wayne Coyne

I love New York.
I was sad, depressed and incredibly moved by our fellow
countrymen and what they've done.
I wanted to give people a chance to see something funny,
have a distraction.
- Ben Stiller

When women are depressed, they eat or go shopping.
Men invade another country.
It's a whole different way of thinking.
- Elayne Boosler

Yes, there are times when I get extremely depressed
and how I sublimate those feelings is through music.
- Peter Steele


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