There are times in our lives where we feel alone and helpless. But more often than not, we are never really alone. A little help and encouragement along the way might do a lot to help lift us out of depression. Triumphing over depression is not something easy, however we can be certain that there are people who share the same experience as us. Let us see how they view depression and what they do to get out of the struggle, or maybe just embrace the process as life journey.
Quotes and Support to Battle Depression
Truly, it is in darkness that one finds the light, so when we are in sorrow, then this light is nearest of all to us.
Positive thoughts and prayer have been the best means available, since the beginning of time, to transform darkness to light.
I’m not grateful for depression, but it honestly made me work harder and gave me the drive that I have to succeed and to make it work.
Do not brood over your past mistakes and failures as this will only fill your mind with grief, regret and depression. Do not repeat them in the future.
Crying is one of the highest devotional songs. One who knows crying, knows spiritual practice. If you can cry with a pure heart, nothing else compares to such a prayer.
I understand your pain. Trust me, I do. I’ve seen people go from the darkest moments in their lives to living a happy, fulfilling life. You can do it too. I believe in you. You are not a burden. You will NEVER BE a burden.
In the silence of night I have often wished for just a few words of love from one man, rather than the applause of thousands of people.
If you know someone who’s depressed, please resolve never to ask them why. Depression isn’t a straightforward response to a bad situation; depression just is, like the weather.
There are wounds that never show on the body that are deeper and more hurtful than anything that bleeds.
The greatest degree of inner tranquility comes from the development of love and compassion. The more we care for the happiness of others, the greater is our own sense of well-being.
Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
In the end, just three things matter: How well we have lived. How well we have loved. How well we have learned to let go.
Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.
Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.
So often we are depressed by what remains to be done and forget to be thankful for all that has been done.