Depression Quotes, Sayings about being depressed
Depression is like holding a gun and pointing it at your own head, and everyday is a struggle to not pull the damn trigger.
Depression does not kill you instantly, it kills you slowly.
The happiest people usually have the saddest past.
“I’m fine” is always better than answering a hundreds of question. It is easier than explaining and remembering things you have been trying to forget.
Never look at yourself in the mirror while crying. This will cause self-pity and will make situation worse.
I’m always depressed. Coming home from school not wanting to do anything. Eating less, talking less. I went from a happy 5 years old to a teenager who doesn’t care if shes dead or not. My dad died when I was 5. After he died I faked smiles & laughs.
Depression is like sinking. Everyone around you is still breathing while you’re struggling. Only few will say something & the other half will walk away.
She paints a pretty picture but the story has a twist her paint brush is a razor and her canvass is her wrist.
Who will fix me now
Tell me what I’ve done
Save me from myself
Don’t let me drown
Who will make me fight?
Drag me out alive
Save me from myself
Don’t let me drown.
Depression is being mentally scared for the rest of the life. Because wounds eventually scar and leave a mark.
Depression is hard to explain. It’s like a growth, hollowing out your heart. The heart that once loved, that once had passion for laughing, emotions in general, activities, etc. It numbs you. It numbs your actions, like freezing you in water. To the point where you feel exhausted, unable to move, think, or act. I once told a person that depression is like being in a glass box sinking in quicksand. Slowly. You can see through it to others looking at you, but to them, they see a face or a facade of the person you hide behind. And what scares them the most is that they try screaming, but they can’t because it feels useless. It’s more than you know.
Depression took me away from all of you. I don’t know how to get back.
Depression is not just being sad, or scared. It’s much more. Depression is feeling worthless, being betrayed. Feeling that betrayal all the time. Not reaching out or being acknowledged. Giving scars when you feel no one’s your friend. Depression can not be cured with cuddles or being told “It’s going to be okay” because it is not going to be okay. Look deep and- wait, why am I telling you? You won’t even understand.
This country is free, and so are we; but don’t let this shit fool you. Inside most of us are just faking our happiness for the pity of others. Inside, we are breaking. I feel as if I’m locked in a cage, breaking, no way to escape. Nobody notices my shadow behind me, growing larger and larger each day. But I know if I say anything. They won’t understand.
It lingers in the back of your head and the deepest pit in your heart, even though you don’t realize, but somehow, you know it’s always there.
Yeah. She’s smiling. But don’t let that fool you. Look in her eyes. She’s breaking inside.