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Depression Quotes

Feelings of inadequacy, gloom, despondency and prolonged negativity can strain your mood and trigger feelings of depression. Depression is a severe form of mental illness that afflicts majority of the population at least once in their lifetime. Depression distorts our thoughts and makes our life appear worthless. Depression not only has the power to ruin our relationships but can also distress our lives beyond repair. For more on famous depression quotations and sayings, read on.

Helen Reddy

Depression, as far as I'm concerned, is just a waste of time.

Dwayne Johnson

I found that with depression, one of the most important things you could realise is that you're not alone.

Lonliness
Terri Guillemets

I used to love the darkness But the sun is my new best friend As soon as I embraced him He put my misery to an end.

Amy Winehouse

Since I was 16, I've felt a black cloud hangs over me. Since then, I have taken pills for depression.

Harry S. Truman

It's a recession when your neighbor loses his job; it's a depression when you lose yours.

Billie Eilish

I go through a lot of depression, and I know other people do, too, but I have an outlet that so many people don't. If you have that inside of you and can't get it out, what do you do?

Bill Burr

I've battled with that type of stuff, but what I've found is that by doing stand-up, I've actually learned about depression and how to combat it. I don't have clinical, but I've definitely had my bouts with it.

In the 20th century, the United States endured two world wars and other traumatic and expensive military conflicts; the Depression; a dozen or so recessions and financial panics; oil shocks; a flu epidemic; and the resignation of a disgraced president. Yet the Dow rose from 66 to 11,497.

Deepika Padukone

I have fought my own battle with depression, and it was important for me to bring a little awareness about it for others.

Ben Shapiro

It took capitalism half a century to come back from the Great Depression.

Jessie Buckley

When I was younger, about 15, I suffered badly from depression.

Ernest Hemingway

That terrible mood of depression of whether it's any good or not is what is known as The Artist's Reward.

Rachael Stirling

When you're on the verge of depression, a good leveller is to put one foot in front of the other and do some manual labour.

Amy Winehouse

I do suffer from depression, I suppose. Which isn't that unusual. You know, a lot of people do.

Betty White

During the Depression, my dad made radios to sell to make extra money. Nobody had any money to buy the radios, so he would trade them for dogs. He built kennels in the backyard, and he cared for the dogs.

George Santayana

Depression is rage spread thin.

During the Great Depression, levels of crime actually dropped. During the 1920s, when life was free and easy, so was crime. During the 1930s, when the entire American economy fell into a government-owned alligator moat, crime was nearly non-existent. During the 1950s and 1960s, when the economy was excellent, crime rose again.

George Michael

My depression at the end of Wham! was because I was beginning to realise I was gay, not bi.

Winona Ryder

There was a time when I was 19 when I really, really, really thought I was going crazy. I was exhausted and going through a terrible depression.

Carrie Fisher

The world of manic depression is a world of bad judgment calls.

Clint Eastwood

When I was born, the economy wasn't in a great state; it was the Depression, and my father had to be quick to try and find work.

Lou Holtz

I was born January 6, 1937, eight years after Wall Street crashed and two years before John Steinbeck published The Grapes of Wrath, his Pulitzer Prize-winning novel about the plight of a family during the Great Depression.

Gloria Steinem

Anger is energising. The opposite of anger is depression, which is anger turned inward.

Brad Pitt

Depression is not interesting to watch.

Selena Gomez

I've discovered that anxiety, panic attacks, and depression can be side effects of lupus, which can present their own challenges.

Lady Gaga

I've suffered through depression and anxiety my entire life.

Kirsten Dunst

I think most human beings go through some sort of depression in their life. And if they don't, I think that's weird.

John McCain

You raise taxes during an economic crisis time, as we did in - back in the time of Herbert Hoover, you send the country into a depression.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

If we can boondoggle ourselves out of this depression, that word is going to be enshrined in the hearts of the American people for years to come.

Christina Ricci

I think people who suffer from depression, unless it's post-traumatic, are probably going to struggle with it for their whole life.

Zooey Deschanel

I think the best comedies came out during the Depression. Personally.

You know, my Grandpop Finnegan used to have an expression: he used to say, 'Joey, the guy in Olyphant's out of work, it's an economic slowdown. When your brother-in-law's out of work, it's a recession. When you're out of work, it's a depression.'

He was oppressed and afflicted, yet he did not open his mouth; he was led like a lamb to the slaughter, and as a sheep before its shearers is silent, so he did not open his mouth.