Top 10 Depression Quotes

We are only humans and it is normal that sometimes we aren’t able to see the light and feel alone
These depression quotes will help you convey your feelings.


Depression Quotes

There is no magical remedy for depression. However, knowing that there are people who are able to understand their pain can be very comforting for those who are in this situation. Sharing your feelings lets you know that you are not alone and therefore helps you feel better and opens you the path toward recovery. To help those who are struggling to overcome depression, check this compilation of this top 10 depression quotes.

1"Sad hurts but it’s a healthy feeling. It is a necessary thing to feel. Depression is very different."

J.K. Rowling

2"Sometimes even to live is an act of courage."


3"The pupil dilates in darkness and in the end finds light, just as the soul dilates in misfortune and in the end finds God."

Victor Hugo

4"Very jaded and tired and depressed and cross…Must fill my mind with air and light, and walk and blanket it in fog.”

Virginia Woolf

5"I need one of those long hugs where you kinda forget whatever else is happening around you for a minute."

Marilyn Monroe

6“That is all I want in life: for this pain to seem purposeful.”

Elizabeth Wurtzel

7“Do you not see how necessary a world of pains and troubles is to school an intelligence and make it a soul?”

John Keats

8“One swallow does not make a summer, neither does one fine day; similarly one day or brief time of happiness does not make a person entirely happy.”


9"You are allowed to feel messed up and inside out. It doesn't mean you're defective - it just means you're human."

David Mitchell

10“Depression is being colorblind and constantly told how colorful the world is.”