Quotations that match 'sadness'.

In deep sadness there is no place for sentimentality. William S. Burroughs
[ Deep Place Sadness Sentimentality]
Sadness flies away on the wings of time. Jean de La Fontaine
[ Away Flies Sadness Time Wings]
I've cried, and you'd think I'd be better for it, but the sadness just sleeps, and it stays in my spine the rest of my life. Conor Oberst
[ Better Cried Just Life Rest Sadness Sleeps Spine Stays Think]
Music is amazing. There's some metaphysical comfort where it allows you to be isolated and alone while telling you that you are not alone... truly, the only cure for sadness is to share it with someone else. Wayne Coyne
[ Allows Alone Amazing Comfort Cure Else Isolated Metaphysical Music Only Sadness Share Some Someone Telling Truly Where While]
Never let go of that fiery sadness called desire. Patti Smith
[ Called Desire Fiery Go Never Sadness]
Grief and sadness knits two hearts in closer bonds than happiness ever can; and common sufferings are far stronger than common joys. Alphonse de Lamartine
[ Bonds Closer Common Ever Far Grief Happiness Hearts Joys Knits Sadness Stronger Sufferings Than Two]
Well, the musicals give emphasis to love, longing, melancholy, sadness. All of that is always there. Ismail Merchant
[ Always Emphasis Give Longing Love Melancholy Musicals Sadness Well]
I can see the humorous side of things and enjoy the fun when it comes; but look where I will, there seems to me always more sadness than joy in life. Jerome K. Jerome
[ Always Comes Enjoy Fun Humorous Joy Life Look More Sadness See Seems Side Than Things Where Will]
If my world were to cave in tomorrow, I would look back on all the pleasures, excitements and worthwhilenesses I have been lucky enough to have had. Not the sadness, not my miscarriages or my father leaving home, but the joy of everything else. It will have been enough. Audrey Hepburn
[ Back Been Cave Else Enough Everything Father Had Home Joy Leaving Look Lucky Pleasures Sadness Tomorrow Were Will World Would]
I'm trying to make sure that there's comedy as well as sadness. It makes the sadness more memorable. Rick Moody
[ Comedy Make Makes Memorable More Sadness Sure Trying Well]
We all have sadness in our life and things that we can draw upon. Sherilyn Fenn
[ Draw Life Our Sadness Things Upon]
Melancholy and sadness are the start of doubt... doubt is the beginning of despair; despair is the cruel beginning of the differing degrees of wickedness. Isidore Ducasse Lautreamont
[ Beginning Cruel Degrees Despair Differing Doubt Melancholy Sadness Start Wickedness]
I think often sadness is a great place to get songs from. Sarah McLachlan
[ Get Great Often Place Sadness Songs Think]
I sometimes use a lot of light greens and greys when I feel there is sadness in the painting. Robert Ryan
[ Feel Greens Light Lot Painting Sadness Sometimes Use]
It's the poignancy and sadness in things that gets to me. Tracey Ullman
[ Gets Poignancy Sadness Things]
Sadness is but a wall between two gardens. Khalil Gibran
[ Between Gardens Sadness Two Wall]
In a world where there is so much sadness and so much to be afraid of, good things do happen to people. Romance is still something we can find even if we're not consciously looking for it. Kathleen Quinlan
[ Afraid Consciously Even Find Good Happen Looking Much Romance Sadness Something Still Things Where World]
Red is the ultimate cure for sadness. Bill Blass
[ Cure Red Sadness Ultimate]
Change is certain. Peace is followed by disturbances; departure of evil men by their return. Such recurrences should not constitute occasions for sadness but realities for awareness, so that one may be happy in the interim. Percy Bysshe Shelley
[ Awareness Certain Change Constitute Departure Disturbances Evil Followed Happy Interim May Men Occasions Peace Realities Return Sadness Should Such Their]
There's a sadness to the human condition that I think music is good for. It gives a counterpoint to the visual beauty, and adds depth to pictures that they wouldn't have if the music wasn't there. Mike Figgis
[ Adds Beauty Condition Counterpoint Depth Gives Good Human Music Pictures Sadness Think Visual]
I do believe that if you haven't learnt about sadness, you cannot appreciate happiness. Nana Mouskouri
[ Appreciate Believe Cannot Happiness Haven Learnt Sadness]
Do you know most of the Jewish songs have the same trend of sadness as Negro spirituals? Mahalia Jackson
[ Jewish Know Most Negro Sadness Same Songs Trend]
Today we bury his remains in the earth as a seed of immortality. Our hearts are full of sadness, yet at the same time of joyful hope and profound gratitude. Joseph Ratzinger
[ Bury Earth Full Gratitude Hearts His Hope Immortality Joyful Our Profound Remains Sadness Same Seed Time Today Yet]
The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule. Anita Brookner
[ After Become Beginning Essence Impossibility Love May Romantic Rule Sadness Which Wonderful]
We had our unhappy moments but they got channelled into the kind of sadness that was necessary for singing a song about going nowhere. So it worked out very well I think. Tina Weymouth
[ Going Got Had Into Kind Moments Necessary Nowhere Our Out Sadness Singing Song Think Unhappy Very Well Worked]
I feel a sense of sadness and joy. Mostly sadness though about what I've experienced and sadness about what others have experienced in reference to the stroke. Luther Vandross
[ Experienced Feel Joy Mostly Others Reference Sadness Sense Stroke Though]
One must not let oneself be overwhelmed by sadness. Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
[ Must Oneself Overwhelmed Sadness]
I love walking down the street and seeing faces and drama and happiness and sadness and dirt and cleanliness. Ric Ocasek
[ Cleanliness Dirt Down Drama Faces Happiness Love Sadness Seeing Street Walking]
An ounce of cheerfulness is worth a pound of sadness to serve God with. Thomas Fuller
[ Cheerfulness God Ounce Pound Sadness Serve Worth]
Most poets in their youth begin in adolescent sadness. I find it more rewarding to end in gladness. James Broughton
[ Adolescent Begin End Find Gladness More Most Poets Rewarding Sadness Their Youth]
I know what it's like to have someone coming home who looks at you not in the way they used to in the old days, and I've seen my own face contorted with sadness and rage in the mirror. Jane Birkin
[ Coming Days Face Home Know Looks Mirror Old Own Rage Sadness Seen Someone Used Way]
The sadness of the incomplete, the sadness that is often Life, but should never be Art. E. M. Forster
[ Art Incomplete Life Never Often Sadness Should]
I don't need to manufacture trauma in my life to be creative. I have a big enough reservoir of sadness or emotional trauma to last me. Sting
[ Big Creative Emotional Enough Last Life Manufacture Need Reservoir Sadness Trauma]
Everything's complicated, even those things that seem flat in their bleakness or sadness. Nick Hornby
[ Complicated Even Everything Flat Sadness Seem Their Things Those]
I was never able to get through Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness. I've never been able to make it through. And I love the Smashing Pumpkins, they're one of my favorite bands ever, but I've never been able to listen to the whole thing all the way through. John Wozniak
[ Able Bands Been Ever Favorite Get Infinite Listen Love Make Mellon Never Pumpkins Sadness Smashing Thing Through Way Whole]
The occasion of this sadness is expressed in a word, but must be considered in many more, as being the principal concernment both of the Text and Time. John Pearson
[ Being Both Considered Expressed Many More Must Occasion Principal Sadness Text Time Word]
Man, I was drowning in sadness. And Angelina, she lifted me right up out of there. Billy Bob Thornton
[ Angelina Drowning Lifted Man Out Right Sadness She Up]
We never taste a perfect joy; our happiest successes are mixed with sadness. Pierre Corneille
[ Happiest Joy Mixed Never Our Perfect Sadness Successes Taste]
No society has been able to abolish human sadness, no political system can deliver us from the pain of living, from our fear of death, our thirst for the absolute. It is the human condition that directs the social condition, not vice versa. Eugene Ionesco
[ Able Abolish Absolute Been Condition Death Deliver Directs Fear Human Living Our Pain Political Sadness Social Society System Thirst Us Versa Vice]
They say it's better to bury your sadness in a graveyard or garden that waits for the spring to wake from its sleep and burst into green. Conor Oberst
[ Better Burst Bury Garden Graveyard Green Into Sadness Say Sleep Spring Waits Wake Your]
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 take things as they come along with patience and equanimity. Carl Jung
[ Along Balanced Better Cannot Come Darkness Equanimity Even Far Happy Life Lose Meaning Measure Patience Sadness Take Things Were Without Word Would]
Sadness is also a kind of defence. Ivo Andric
[ Also Defence Kind Sadness]
It is so friendly so simply friendly and though inevitable not a sadness and though occurring not a shock. Gertrude Stein
[ Friendly Inevitable Occurring Sadness Shock Simply Though]
When we arrived in London, my sadness at leaving Paris was turned into despair. After my long stay in the French capital, huge, ponderous, massive London seemed to me as ugly a thing as man could contrive to make. James Weldon Johnson
[ After Arrived Capital Contrive Could Despair French Huge Into Leaving London Long Make Man Massive Paris Sadness Seemed Stay Thing Turned Ugly]
A tragedy need not have blood and death; it's enough that it all be filled with that majestic sadness that is the pleasure of tragedy. Jean Racine
[ Blood Death Enough Filled Majestic Need Pleasure Sadness Tragedy]
The great sadness of my life is that I never achieved the hour newscast, which would not have been twice as good as the half-hour newscast, but many times as good. Walter Cronkite
[ Achieved Been Good Great Half-Hour Hour Life Many Never Sadness Times Twice Which Would]
I have seen him set fire to his wigwam and smooth over the graves of his fathers... clap his hand in silence over his mouth, and take the last look over his fair hunting ground, and turn his face in sadness to the setting sun. George Catlin
[ Clap Face Fair Fathers Fire Graves Ground Hand Him His Hunting Last Look Mouth Over Sadness Seen Set Setting Silence Smooth Sun Take Turn]
Don't Make Assumptions. Find the courage to ask questions and to express what you really want. Communicate with others as clearly as you can to avoid misunderstandings, sadness and drama. With just this one agreement, you can completely transform your life. Miguel Angel Ruiz
[ Agreement Ask Assumptions Avoid Clearly Communicate Completely Courage Drama Express Find Just Life Make Misunderstandings Others Questions Really Sadness Transform Want Your]
When sadness happens in the middle of work, I separate my personal grief from my train of thought. Sergio Aragones
[ Grief Happens Middle Personal Sadness Separate Thought Train Work]
The real sadness of fifty is not that you change so much but that you change so little. Max Lerner
[ Change Fifty Little Much Real Sadness]
Vegas means comedy, tragedy, happiness and sadness all at the same time. Artie Lange
[ Comedy Happiness Means Sadness Same Time Tragedy Vegas]
Absolute silence leads to sadness. It is the image of death. Jean Jacques Rousseau
[ Absolute Death Image Leads Sadness Silence]
After I had given up to go, the thoughts of the journey were often attended with unusual sadness, at which times my heart was frequently turned to the Lord with inward breathings for his heavenly support, that I might not fail to follow him wheresoever he might lead me. John Woolman
[ After Attended Fail Follow Frequently Given Go Had Heart Heavenly Him His Inward Journey Lead Lord Might Often Sadness Support Thoughts Times Turned Unusual Up Were Which]
There is some sadness for me now about acting because it used to be that there was a reverence for actors. Estelle Parsons
[ Acting Actors Because Now Reverence Sadness Some Used]
We get more dangerous as we accumulate knowledge, and that's both a sadness and something to control, try to learn to live with, make terms with. Lou Harrison
[ Accumulate Both Control Dangerous Get Knowledge Learn Live Make More Sadness Something Terms Try]
Walt Disney was not a merchant of sadness. James MacArthur
[ Disney Merchant Sadness Walt]
I actually think sadness and darkness can be very beautiful and healing. Duncan Sheik
[ Actually Beautiful Darkness Healing Sadness Think Very]
I felt a tremendous sadness for men who can't deal with a woman of their own age. Michael Caine
[ Age Deal Felt Men Own Sadness Their Tremendous Woman]
Death remains about the one certain fact in the lives of each one of us, and there will be suffering, sorrow, and sadness next week as there was last week. Basil C. Hume
[ Certain Death Each Fact Last Lives Next Remains Sadness Sorrow Suffering Us Week Will]
There's a feeling of elation that comes after getting off stage and then there's a feeling of utter sadness that comes after getting off the stage. Neve Campbell
[ After Comes Elation Feeling Getting Off Sadness Stage Then Utter]
Half of the secular unrest and dismal, profane sadness of modern society comes from the vain ideas that every man is bound to be a critic for life. Henry Van Dyke
[ Bound Comes Critic Dismal Every Half Ideas Life Man Modern Profane Sadness Secular Society Unrest Vain]
I think we all have a lot of darkness in our bellies. As an actor, the challenge of tapping into that, reaching down into that sadness or anger, is very therapeutic. Kevin Bacon
[ Actor Anger Bellies Challenge Darkness Down Into Lot Our Reaching Sadness Tapping Therapeutic Think Very]
I had no idea that mothering my own child would be so healing to my own sadness from my childhood. Susie Bright Parenting
[ Child Childhood Had Healing Idea Mothering Own Sadness Would]
I don't know whether there is anyone else at all who remembers my noble father with such sadness. Egon Schiele
[ Anyone Else Father Know Noble Remembers Sadness Such Whether]
The sadness of the women's movement is that they don't allow the necessity of love. See, I don't personally trust any revolution where love is not allowed. Maya Angelou
[ Allow Allowed Any Love Movement Necessity Personally Revolution Sadness See Trust Where Women]
I'm happy, I would say that I'm one of the happiest people I know but I've certainly had periods of profound sadness, depression and heartache and those are the kind of things that are interesting to me to write about. Richard Marx
[ Certainly Depression Had Happiest Happy Heartache Interesting Kind Know Periods Profound Sadness Say Things Those Would Write]
Good humor is the health of the soul, sadness is its poison. Lord Chesterfield
[ Good Health Humor Poison Sadness Soul]
We never taste happiness in perfection, our most fortunate successes are mixed with sadness. Pierre Corneille
[ Fortunate Happiness Mixed Most Never Our Perfection Sadness Successes Taste]
I've written several deeply personal songs this year, which I really love. Some of them came out of intense sadness. This has been an extremely difficult year for me. David Friedman
[ Been Came Deeply Difficult Extremely Intense Love Out Personal Really Sadness Several Some Songs Them Which Written Year]
The word "happiness" would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. Carl Jung
[ Balanced Happiness Lose Meaning Sadness Were Word Would]
My father's death, my move, and my frightening and difficult delivery created a tremendous amount of stress, pain, and sadness for me. I was practically devastated beyond recovery. Brooke Shields
[ Amount Beyond Created Death Delivery Devastated Difficult Father Frightening Move Pain Practically Recovery Sadness Stress Tremendous]
Sadness does not inhere in things; it does not reach us from the world and through mere contemplation of the world. It is a product of our own thought. We create it out of whole cloth. Emile Durkheim
[ Cloth Contemplation Create Does Mere Our Out Own Product Reach Sadness Things Thought Through Us Whole World]
Bad things do happen; how I respond to them defines my character and the quality of my life. I can choose to sit in perpetual sadness, immobilized by the gravity of my loss, or I can choose to rise from the pain and treasure the most precious gift I have - life itself. Walter Anderson
[ Bad Character Choose Defines Gift Gravity Happen How Immobilized Itself Life Loss Most Pain Perpetual Precious Quality Respond Rise Sadness Sit Them Things Treasure]
The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keeps out the joy. Jim Rohn
[ Also Around Build Joy Keep Keeps Out Sadness Us Walls]
You get used to sadness, growing up in the mountains, I guess. Loretta Lynn
[ Get Growing Guess Mountains Sadness Up Used]
Beauty is the disinterested one, without which the ancient world refused to understand itself, a word which both imperceptibly and yet unmistakably has bid farewell to our new world, a world of interests, leaving it to its own avarice and sadness. Hans Urs von Balthasar
[ Ancient Avarice Beauty Bid Both Disinterested Farewell Imperceptibly Interests Itself Leaving New Our Own Refused Sadness Understand Which Without Word World Yet]
Live by this credo: have a little laugh at life and look around you for happiness instead of sadness. Laughter has always brought me out of unhappy situations. Red Skelton
[ Always Around Brought Happiness Instead Laugh Laughter Life Little Live Look Out Sadness Situations Unhappy]