Unhappiness Quotes

The truth is that our finest moments are most likely to occur when we are feeling deeply uncomfortable, unhappy, or unfulfilled. For it is only in such moments, propelled by our discomfort, that we are likely to step out of our ruts and start searching for different ways or truer answers.

M. Scott Peck

Did you ever see an unhappy horse? Did you ever see bird that had the blues? One reason why birds and horses are not unhappy is because they are not trying to impress other birds and horses.

Dale Carnegie

I have the true feeling of myself only when I am unbearably unhappy.

Franz Kafka

To love is to suffer. To avoid suffering, one must not love. But then, one suffers from not loving. Therefore, to love is to suffer; not to love is to suffer; to suffer is to suffer. To be happy is to love. To be happy, then, is to suffer, but suffering makes one unhappy. Therefore, to be happy, one must love or love to suffer or suffer from too much happiness.

Woody Allen

All blame is a waste of time. No matter how much fault you find with another, and regardless of how much you blame him, it will not change you. The only thing blame does is to keep the focus off you when you are looking for external reasons to explain your unhappiness or frustration. You may succeed in making another feel guilty about something by blaming him, but you won't succeed in changing whatever it is about you that is making you unhappy.

Wayne Dyer

We are never so happy nor so unhappy as we imagine.

Fran┴ois de la Rochefoucauld

The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others.

Aesop

Writers seldom choose as friends those self-contained characters who are never in trouble, never unhappy or ill, never make mistakes and always count their change when it is handed to them.

Catherine Drinker Bowen

It isn't necessary to have relatives in Kansas City in order to be unhappy.

Groucho Marx

Life is a precious gift. Don't waste it being unhappy, dissatisfied, or anything else you can be.

William

We are never so defenseless against suffering as when we love, never so forlornly unhappy as when we have lost our love object or its love.

Sigmund Freud

Whoever does not regard what he has as most ample wealth, is unhappy, though he be master of the world.

Epictetus

A large part of altruism, even when it is perfectly honest, is grounded upon the fact that it is uncomfortable to have unhappy people about one

Henry Louis Mencken

When unhappy, one doubts everything; when happy, one doubts nothing

Joseph Roux

Hell is of this world and there are men who are unhappy escapees from hell, escapees destined ETERNALLY to reenact their escape.

Antonin Artaud

Men who are unhappy, like men who sleep badly, are always proud of the fact

Bertrand Russell

Philosophy is a study that lets us be unhappy more intelligently

Kathleen

The inner speech, your thoughts, can cause you to be rich or poor, loved or unloved, happy or unhappy, attractive or unattractive, powerful or weak

Ralph Charell

No man can be happy without a friend, nor be sure of his friend till he is unhappy.

Thomas Fuller

Throughout the long period of religious doubt, I had been rendered very unhappy by the gradual loss of belief, but when the process was completed, I found to my surprise that I was quite glad to be done with the whole subject

Bertrand Russell

Live by this credo: have a little laugh at life and look around you for happiness instead of sadness. Laughter has always brought me out of unhappy situations.

Red Skelton

There is not a more unhappy being than a superannuated idol

Joseph Addison

My advice to actresses is don't worry about your looks. The very thing that makes you unhappy in your appearance may be the one thing to make you a star.

Estelle Winwood

Money never prevented anyone from being happy or unhappy

Eddie Barclay

You Can't Manage Stress Unless You Do These Three Things

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Updated On : November 26, 2013
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