depression quotes and sayings

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“Woke up this morning afraid I was gonna live.”

― Elizabeth Wurtzel

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“The world can ask you to participate, but it’s a day-today decision if you want to agree to that proposal.”

― Aimee Bender

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“I am alive because you want me to.”

― Santosh Kalwar

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“The pain of severe depression is quite unimaginable to those who have not suffered it, and it kills in many instances because its anguish can no longer be borne.”

― William Styron

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. “You always say such lovely things to me, Red. Do you say them to yourself?”

― Talia Hibbert

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. “Some people avoid thinking deeply in public, only because they are afraid of coming across as suicidal.”

― Mokokoma Mokhonoana

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“Sometimes we create such powerful illusions, so that we do not get lost in the darkness.”x

Elizabeth Acevedo

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“I was so self-critical. I still am; but it’s not as bad anymore.”― 

Fiona Apple

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“Your silence furnishes a dark house.
But even at the risk of burning,
the moth always seeks the light.”― 

Elizabeth Acevedo

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“I thought by masking the depression with silence, the feelings might disappear.”

― Sharon E. Rainey