Quotations About / On: DEPRESSION
Depression leads to many sicknesses.
Depression destroys your health.
Economic depression can not be cured by legislative action or executive pronouncement.
(Herbert Hoover (1874-1964), U.S. president. Ed. Arnold S. Rice, Herbert Hoover, 1874-1964: ChronologyDocumentsBibliographical Aids, p. 61, Dobbs Ferry (1971).)
When we're unemployed, we're called lazy; when the whites are unemployed it's called a depression.
(Jesse Jackson (b. 1941), U.S. clergyman, civil rights leader. Interview in The Americans, "When Whites Are Unemployed, It's Called a Depression," David Frost (1970).)
I cling to depression, thinking it a form of truth.
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Third Selection, New York (1986).)
Depression is melancholy minus its charmsthe animation, the fits.
(Susan Sontag (b. 1933), U.S. essayist. Illness As Metaphor, ch. 7 (1978).)
Your body's immume system reacts instantly with the muse of the stress around you! Showing the signals of depression on you.
'Time Regards Eliminating Nonsense To Overcoming Nuisance Justifying All Righteous Roles Over Depression Hoping Unity Never Tramples.'
Every age yearns for a more beautiful world. The deeper the desperation and the depression about the confusing present, the more intense that yearning.
(Johan Huizinga (1872-1945), Dutch historian. The Autumn of the Middle Ages, ch. 2 (1921, trans. 1995).)
Even as fog continues to lie in the valleys, so does ancient sin cling to the low places, the depressions in the world consciousness.
(Dewitt Bodeen (1908-1988), U.S. screenwriter. Jacques Tourneur. Printed on screen, The Cat People, the opening of the movie (1943).)