The quotes are something that most people love to use to express their emotions in the best and shortest way. Many popular writers, scientists, philosophers, and other popular people throughout history left some quotes behind them. Also, quotes are a strong form of expression of our current feelings.
There are millions of quotes about numerous themes, and about different emotions. Usually, people are using quotes to express themselves. Also, many quotes were written to inspire people. Some of the quotes are there to inspire us to be better. Actually, most of the quotes about life are there to inspire people to get the best from themselves.
Today, when almost everyone is using social media, it is common for people to share some quotes daily, as an expression of their current feelings. Some of the most successful people in many fields wrote many quotes, and sharing their mindset is always popular.
Besides the most common, inspirational quotes, whose purpose is to get someone in a better mood, or to change something about themselves, there are also sad quotes, that simply are there as an illustration of depression, which is strongly connected with our society. Sadness is one of the strongest emotions, and people always find this feeling quite relevant. So, in this article, we are going to present to you some of the most popular Sad Quotes that were written by popular authors.
- “Sadness is but a wall between two gardens.” – Kahlil Gibran
- “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
- “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
- “Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought.” – Percy Bysshe Shelley
- “Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not, and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
- “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
- “The word ‘happy’ would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness.” – Carl Jung
- “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
- “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
- “Don’t be ashamed to weep; ’is 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 are sealed inside to comfort us.” – Brian Jacques
- “So it’s true when all is said and done, grief is the price we pay for love.” – E.A. Bucchianeri
- “The longer and more carefully we look at a funny story, the sadder it becomes.” – Nikolai Gogol
- “There is no greater sorrow than to recall in misery the time when we were happy.” – Dante Alighieri
- “You cannot protect yourself from sadness without protecting yourself from happiness.” – Jonathan Safran Foer
- “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
- “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