Depression Quotes

Depression is known to be a mental disorder characterized by low mood, which is estimated to affect around 10% of the population at some point in their life. Depression is one of the leading causes of disability in the developed world can affect all aspects of a sufferer's life, including work, education, relationships, and physical health; if goes untreated.

Browse through a collection of depression quotes and depression sayings from medical doctors, psychologists, and others who suffered from depression. If your family, friends and or coworkers are suffering from depression, or if you have been diagnosed with depression, these quotes may help you to understand the struggles, provide comfort, recovery from depression, treatment for depression and many others.

Yoko Ono- I Smile for my health

After my husband John Lennon passed away, I tried to smile for my health. Yoko Ono Life can knock us
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Aristotle- To run away from trouble is a form of cowardice

To run away from trouble is a form of cowardice and, while it is true that the suicide braves death,
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Leslie Grossman- When you’re feeling your worst

When you’re feeling your worst, that’s when you get to know yourself the best. Leslie Grossman
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There Are Many Silent Sufferers- Richelle E. Goodrich

There are far too many silent sufferers. Not because they don't yearn to reach out, but because they've tried and
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Living with depression – Andrew Solomon

Living with depression is like trying to keep your balance while you dance with a goat - it is perfectly
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Depression is like a bruise that never goes away– Jeffrey Eugenides

Depression is like a bruise that never goes away. A bruise in your mind. You just got to be careful
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Depression is the most unpleasant thing I have ever experienced– J.K. Rowling

Depression is the most unpleasant thing I have ever experienced. . . . It is that absence of being able
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Life in a Big City-Adriana Lima

Here in the big city people spend their time thinking about work and about money; they don't give some value
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Chronic pain shatters productive lives- Jed Diamond

Chronic pain shatters productive lives. Chronic pain almost always is accompanied by depression, anxiety, frustration, fatigue, isolation, and lowered self-esteem.     
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Health Benefits Of Chocolates- Elaine Sherman

Chocolate causes certain endocrine glands to secrete hormones that affect your feelings and behavior by making you happy. Therefore, it
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Matt Lucas- Keep Self Busy to Avoid Depression

Keep yourself busy if you want to avoid depression. For me, inactivity is the enemy.      Matt Lucas
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Ali Smith- Wanting To Be Bored

I want to be bored. But I can't. But I really don't want to be this thing that I'm having
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Patty Duke- Recovery From Manic Depression

My recovery from manic depression has been an evolution, not a sudden miracle. Patty Duke
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Eric Millegan- Being There For People

If you know people who are suicidal, or if you know people who are bipolar, depressed, have panic attack disorder,
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Bill Clinton- Mental illness is nothing to be ashamed of

Mental illness is nothing to be ashamed of, but stigma and bias shame us all. Bill Clinton
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Anthony Storr- Lines Between Sanity and Mental illness

I want to show that the dividing lines between sanity and mental illness have been drawn in the wrong place.
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Catherine Zeta-Jones- No Shame In Seeking Help

There is no need to suffer silently and there is no shame in seeking help Catherine Zeta-Jones
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Kay Redfield Jamison- Bad Side of Depression and Bipolar Disorder

One of things so bad about depression and bipolar disorder is that if you don't have prior awareness, you don't
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Patty Duke- Manic-depression Without Creativity

You can have manic-depression without having an ounce of creativity.      Patty Duke
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Adam Ant-Mental Disorder In Society

Bipolar disorder, manic depression, depression, black dog, whatever you want to call it, is inherent in our society. It's a
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Barack Obama- Go Out and Make Good Things Happen

The best way to not feel hopeless is to get up and do something. Don’t wait for good things to
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Steven Adler- Tired Of Depression and Being Sick

I just got tired of being sick and tired and feeling down. Unfortunately, you don't realize this until you're getting
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Terry Mark- Never Be Tired of Living

Even when you have every right to be tired of everything, Never be tired of living. Terry Mark
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Arthur Rubinstein- Loving Life Even When Sick and Depressed

Even when I'm sick and depressed, I love life.      Arthur Rubinstein
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Rashida Rowe- Your Sorrows Wont Last Forever

In life, No matter what you are going through, have faith, and believe your sorrows won't last forever because what
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Josh Groban-Whenever Feeling Confused Or Depressed

When I feel confused or depressed, I remember back to junior high and I silently repeat, 'This, too, shall pass.'
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Peter McWilliams

The simple solution for disappointment depression: Get up and get moving. Physically move. Do. Act. Get going.     
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Jeffrey Eugenides- Snapping Out Of Depression

They thought depression was like bieng depressed. They thought it was like being in a bad mood, only worse. Therefore,
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Andrew Solomon Quote On Depression

You don’t think in depression that you’ve put on a gray veil and are seeing the world through the haze
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Yogi Bhajan

In the Age of Aquarius, the depression and stress on mankind will tear up people who do not have the
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Siri Hustvedt Quote On Pain and Chronic Hurting

Pain is always emotional. Fear and depression keep constant company with chronic hurting. Siri Hustvedt
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Kris Carr- Sadness and Depression Impact Physical Health

If you don't think your anxiety, depression, sadness and stress impact your physical health, think again. All of these emotions
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Daniel Goleman- Medication to manage depression

The other thing is that if you rely solely on medication to manage depression or anxiety, for example, you have
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Grenville Kleiser- Humor For The Mind and Body

Good humor is a tonic for mind and body. It is the best antidote for anxiety and depression. It is
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William Glasser Quote On Being Depressed

To be depressed or neurotic is passive. It has happened to all of us; we are it's victim and we
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D. H. Lawrence Quote On Life and Depression

You're spending your life without renewing it. You've got to be amused, properly healthily amused. You're spending your vitality without
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Viggo Mortensen- There is No Excuse To Boredom

There’s no excuse to be bored. Sad, yes. Angry, yes. Depressed, yes, Crazy, yes. But there’s no excuse for boredom,
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