Quotations About / On: SAD
Proud people breed sad sorrows for themselves.
(Emily Brontë (1818-1848), British novelist, poet. Nelly, in Wuthering Heights, ch. 7 (1847).)
What a sad business, being funny.
(Charlie Chaplin (1889-1977), British actor, screenwriter, director. Terry (Claire Bloom), Limelight, to Calvero (Charles Chaplin) after he tells her of his downfall in show business (1952).)
Imagination at wit's end spreads its sad wings.
(Samuel Beckett (1906-1989), Irish dramatist, novelist. The narrator, in Ill Seen Ill Said, p. 17, Grove Press (1981).)
Sad; so sad, those smoky-rose, smoky-mauve evenings of late Autumn, sad enough to pierce the heart.
(Angela Carter (1940-1992), British postmodern novelist. repr. Black Venus, Chatto & Windus (1985). "Black Venus," p. 9, "Next Editions" (1980).)
To ridicule with a mention a sad man's greater dimensions.. retards ones own soul's quicker ascension.
A person who had missed the growing days of his/her children
must be the saddest one in the world
Destructions from war is like, a sad dam without water.
(Effects from war.)
By Edward Kofi Louis.
The saddest people are the ones
(Tameeka Smith (2014))
who validate trying to destroy a
person by blaming the person who
they are trying to destroy.
Most of the times the bad and sad mood creates a poet in a person.
(at that time, the emotions flow itself by pen on paper.)
No sadder proof can be given by a man of his own littleness than disbelief in great men.
(Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881), Scottish essayist, historian. On Heroes and Hero-Worship, "The Hero as Divinity," (1841).)