Quote on Depression

“It is okay to have depression, it is okay to have anxiety and it is okay to have an adjustment disorder. We need to improve the conversation. We all have mental health in the same way we all have physical health.” — Prince Harry

“All it takes is a beautiful fake smile to hide an injured soul and they will never notice how broken you really are.” — Robin Williams​

“A child’s mental health is just as important as their physical health and deserves the same quality of support. No one would feel embarrassed about seeking help for a child if they broke their arm.” — Kate Middleton​

“Being an actress hasn’t made me insecure. I was insecure long before I declared I was an actress.” — Amy Adams

“I was born with a great awareness of my surroundings and other people … Sometimes that awareness is good, and sometimes I wish I wasn’t so sensitive.” — Scarlett Johansson​

“If you have been brutally broken but still have the courage to be gentle to other living beings, then you’re a badass with a heart of an angel.” — Keanu Reeves

“My brain and my heart are really important to me. I don’t know why I wouldn’t seek help to have those things be as healthy as my teeth. I go to the dentist. So why wouldn’t I go to a shrink?” — Kerry Washington

“Depression doesn’t take away your talents—it just makes them harder to find.” — Lady Gaga

“I have probably been very close to a complete breakdown on numerous occasions when all sorts of grief and sort of lies and misconceptions and everything are coming to you from every angle.” — Prince Harry

“I tend to get pretty depressed and I have some issues with anxiety and things like that … For me, it’s more psychological. Exercise is a means of expelling those demons.” — Ryan Reynolds

“Depression is being colorblind and constantly told how colourful the world is.” —Atticus poetry

“Depression is melancholy minus its charms.” ―Susan Sontag

“People who have never dealt with depression think it’s just being sad or being in a bad mood. That’s not what depression is for me; it’s falling into a state of greyness and numbness.” —Dan Reynolds, Imagine Dragons

“The hardest thing about depression is that it is addictive. It begins to feel uncomfortable not to be depressed. You feel guilty for feeling happy.” ―Pete Wentz

“I’ll never forget how the depression and loneliness felt good and bad at the same time. Still does.” ―Henry Rollins

“A big part of depression is feeling really lonely, even if you’re in a room full of a million people.” —Lilly Singh

“Depression doesn’t take away your talents—it just makes them harder to find.” —Lady Gaga

“Getting better from depression demands a lifelong commitment. I’ve made that commitment for my life’s sake and for the sake of those who love me.” —Susan Polis Schutz

“It’s so difficult to describe depression to someone who’s never been there, because it’s not sadness. I know sadness. Sadness is to cry and to feel. But it’s that cold absence of feeling—that really hollowed-out feeling.” —J.K. Rowling

“Almost everyone is overconfident—except the people who are depressed, and they tend to be realists.” ―Joseph T. Hallinan

“The sun stopped shining for me, that’s all. The whole story is: I am sad. I am sad all the time and the sadness is so heavy that I can’t get away from it. Not ever.” —Nina LaCour

“I was so scared to give up depression, fearing that somehow the worst part of me was actually all of me. ” —Elizabeth Wurtzel

A human being can survive almost anything as long as she sees the end in sight. But depression is so insidious, and it compounds daily, that it’s impossible to ever see the end. – Elizabeth Wurtzel

It’s so difficult to describe depression to someone who’s never been there because it’s not sadness. -J.K. Rowling

You don’t understand depression until you can’t stand your own presence in an empty room. – Unknown.

If you feel everything intensely, ultimately, you feel nothing at all. – Elizabeth Wurtzel

Depression is like a heavy blanket. It covers all of me, and it’s hard to get up. But there’s comfort in it too. I know who I am when I’m under it. – Unknown

I wanted to talk about it. Damn it. I wanted to scream. I wanted to yell. I wanted to shout about it. But all I could do was whisper, “I’m fine.” – Unknown.

Sometimes, all you can do is lie in bed and hope to fall asleep before you fall apart. – William C. Hannan

Depression is living in a body that fights to survive, with a mind that tries to die. – Unknown

It’s not always the tears that measure the pain. Sometimes it’s the smile we fake. – Unknown

I think the saddest people always try their hardest to make people happy because they know what it’s like to feel absolutely worthless, and they don’t want anyone else to feel like that. – Robin Williams

It is very hard to explain to people who have never known serious depression or anxiety the sheer continuous intensity of it. There is no off switch. —Matt Haig

Depression is like a bruise that never goes away. A bruise in your mind. You just got to be careful not to touch it where it hurts. It’s always there, though.—Jeffrey Eugenides,

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