A Sad World Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Quotes About A Sad World

#1. Truthfully, there're only a handful of people in this world who really get joy from seeing you happy. Most won't care if you're happy, only if you're miserable like they are. They eat that shit up. - Author: Crystal Woods
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#2. Life is both sad and solemn. We are led into a wonderful world, we meet one another here, greet each other - and wander together for a brief moment. Then we lose each other and disappear as suddenly and unreasonably as we arrived. - Author: Jostein Gaarder
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#3. The modern chicken is both a technological triumph and a poster child for all that is sad and nightmarish about our industrial agriculture. The most engineered creature in history is also the world's most commonly mistreated animal. - Author: Andrew Lawler
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#4. I wouldn't have missed a single minute of it, Not for the whole world. - Author: Stephen King
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#5. I am free. If I want to be sad, it is my freedom. If I want to be happy, it is my freedom. Once you know that you are your world, you have penetrated into a different kind of understanding. Then nothing else matters - all else is games and excuses. - Author: Rajneesh
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#6. I was a little boy singing sad songs, about 9 or 10 years old in the woods. I listened to my voice coming back to me. It was as high as you could go. I dreamed of being famous as a singer when I was on those cotton fields. I wanted to see the world and meet people. - Author: Percy Sledge
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#7. It makes one sad to hear Christians saying, "Well, there is no harm in this; there is no harm in that," thus getting as near to the world as possible. Grace is at a low ebb in that soul which can even raise the question of how far it may go in worldly conformity. - Author: Charles Haddon Spurgeon
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#8. Sad things are beautiful only from a distance
therefore you just want to get away from them
from a distance of one hundred and thirty years
... i'm going to distance myself until the world is beautiful - Author: Tao Lin
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#9. Tony Benn and I were very close, very close friends for 30, 40 years. We talked to each other a great deal, and we were great friends. And I was with him shortly before he died, talking about prospects of the world and prospects for peace. And I'm very sad that he's gone. - Author: Jeremy Corbyn
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#10. The moment you realise and feel sad that the world does not hear and see you when you are in a small village, your marvellous journey starts towards the universal infinity! If you can be universal, everyone sees you, everyone hears you! Leave your local position! - Author: Mehmet Murat Ildan
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#11. It's a sad world we live in when a human being leaves so little of a mark that no one even realizes it when he's gone. - Author: Alane Ferguson
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#12. Sad news- Prince is gone. Music has lost a great presence. A world less funky. I don't believe in it. - Author: Simon Le Bon
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#13. Allie watched them and felt a pang of fleeting despair for the sad times of the world. Things had stretched apart There was no glue at the center of things anymore. She had never seen the ocean, never would. - Author: Stephen King
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#14. You welcome your children into the world knowing that if all goes the way you plan, you won't get to see the end of their story. It seems a sad notion until you realize that's what gives you hope for the future. - Author: David Mack
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#15. Goddam life, I say, if you can't laugh you might as well laugh anyway. That's my goddam attitude, and I stick by it; this ain't a sad world unless you're sane. - Author: Stephen King
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#16. We don't get to choose if we get hurt in this world, old man, but we do have a say in who hurts us. I know I like my choices. I hope she likes hers.
I do, Augustus.
I do. - Author: John Green
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#17. It's not TIME that heals everything, it is SLEEP ...
Sleeping is the perfect answer to all doubts and troubles.
Leaving the world of reality behind and disappearing in to a world of make-believe and imaginations, is a solace you get from nothing else ... - Author: Sanhita Baruah
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#18. The security officer smiled and said, 'Good afternoon, ma'am,' to me before I
gave him ID."
"It's a sick world, Eve." He resisted taking her hand for another squeeze. "A sick,
sad world. - Author: J.D. Robb
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#19. I'm living under water. Everything seems slow and far away. I know there's a world up there, a sunlit quick world where time runs like dry sand through an hourglass, but down here, where I am, air and sound and time and feeling are thick and dense. - Author: Audrey Niffenegger
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#20. I think it's sad that we live in a world where men can steal and distribute and publish photos of women without their permission all over the Internet and even in print and make a lot of money doing so, but half naked photos that I took of myself are deemed "obscene." - Author: Marie Calloway
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#21. The world is full of people who will try to bring you down, Caitlin," Mum said, turning to look at me. "And full of things that will make you sad and angry. But they are only people and things, and you, you are a dancer. Dancers are never defeated. - Author: Jojo Moyes
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#22. Let not the world see fear and sad distrust govern the motion of a kingly eye. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#23. This is what a grown-up looks like, thought September. Not like the grown-ups in my world who look sad and disappointed and grimy with work and bored with everything. - Author: Catherynne M Valente
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#24. A lot of country music is sad. I think most art comes out of poverty and hard times. It applies to music. Three chords and the truth - that's what a country song is. There is a lot of heartache in the world. - Author: Willie Nelson
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#25. This view of a living nature where man is nothing is both odd and sad. Here, in a fertile land, in an eternal greenness, you search in vain for traces of man; you feel you are carried into a different world from the one you were born into. - Author: Alexander Von Humboldt
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#26. What if I don't give a shit about the world?"
"I'd say that's pretty fucking sad."
"Why?"
"Because the world is so beautiful. - Author: Shaun David Hutchinson
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#27. No!" said Thorin. "There is more in you of good than you know, child of the kindly West. Some courage and some wisdom, blended in measure. If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world. But sad or merry, I must leave it now. Farewell!" Then - Author: J.R.R. Tolkien
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#28. Superficial people are those who simply go along without a question in the world-asking nothing, troubled by nothing, examining nothing. Whatever people around them do, they do, too. That's a sad and plastic life-routine and comfortable, maybe, but still sad. - Author: Joan D. Chittister
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#29. Gender relations are a sad story of men talking trash about women all over the world. - Author: John Darnielle
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#30. There are beautiful things in the world and there are sad things and when they come together they make a star. The light is far away and the strangest part is that the light is inside you. - Author: Victor Lodato
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#31. The bureaucrat is a man who administers things and people, and who relates himself to people as to things. - Author: Erich Fromm
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#32. Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad. - Author: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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#33. We live in a very entertaining world, but the sad fact is that so much of that entertainment is fruitless and empty. Only building nothing but failure and sadness. - Author: Auliq Ice
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#34. I took one look at his composed face and know he doesn't understand,
because if he did understand, he would be weeping, too, for this boy who loved a world that never loved him. - Author: Marta Acosta
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#35. It seems to me that the sad event of 9/11 has created a huge opportunity for the revitalization of lower Manhattan - new world class contemporary buildings, more open space and pedestrian connections, more sustainability, more culture and the rejuvenation of New York on the world stage again. - Author: Paul Goldberger
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#36. It's a sad and beautiful world. - Author: Jim Jarmusch
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#37. You think there's no detriment in a slave learning to read? There are sad truths in our world, and one is that slaves who read are a threat. - Author: Sue Monk Kidd
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#38. Of course, I get angry. Of course, I get sad. I have a full range of emotions. I also have a whole smorgasbord of ways of dealing with my feelings. That is what we should give children. Give them ... ways to express their rage without hurting themselves or somebody else. That's what the world needs. - Author: Fred Rogers
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#39. A lot of sad things have happened to my friends' children, people you knew as babies. They've been killed or become crazy or all kinds of tragic things. There are some people whose children haven't talked to them in fifteen years. There's all kind of meshugaas in this world. - Author: Grace Paley
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#40. I was sad to leave, but I was also pleased to have met people outside of Sierra Leone. Because if I was to get killed upon my return, I knew that a memory of my existence was alive somewhere in the world. - Author: Ishmael Beah
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#41. Writers, when they're good, open windows to worlds held precious and priceless by the soul. It is a sad day when they leave the earth, like having the windows shut for good. Where will the world be without good writers? - Author: Psyche Roxas-Mendoza
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#42. The World is not a wish granting factory"- The Fault In Our Stars - Author: John Green
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#43. ... insanity is never reasonable. - Author: E.A. Bucchianeri
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#44. I'm not totally mad at you. I'm just sad. You're all locked up in that little world of yours, and when I try knocking on the door, you just sort of look up for a second and go right back inside. - Author: Haruki Murakami
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#45. That made me sad. Sure, sirens are a pain in the ass, but how could he not see all the beauty that was out there
the starlight leaving stains of brightness in the water, the salt-kissed wind? I wanted to find a way to share it with him, show him there was more in the world than blood and shadow. - Author: Cassandra Rose Clarke
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#46. He said,'Trust yourself, mon ami. You are not your friend with his so-sad tale. And Anita is not human. Through us she is more than that. Both of us huddle around her humanity like it is the last candle flame in a world of darkness. But by our very love, we make her less human, and more. - Author: Laurell K. Hamilton
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#47. It was a broken world, I knew then, that would allow a boy such as me to bury a boy such as William K. - Author: Dave Eggers
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#48. She's got this dreamy look going - her everything's-right-with-the-world-why-isn't-it-right-with-you-Tally? face. It's such a carryover from high school that I almost laugh. - Author: Katherine Owen
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#49. I see it in the people that do the real work, and what's sad in a way is that the people that are the most giving, hardworking, and capable of making this world better, usually don't have the ego and ambition to be a leader. - Author: Celine
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#50. Our tragedy is their beauty. Our pain is their art. The beatific bereavement that is our life captured on a canvas for all the world to see. - Author: Solange Nicole
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#51. I think my work is optimistic - as much as it is pathetic and funny and sad and ridiculous, at the end of the day it's about the hope that something will go right, and the constant wishing for a world where things might start to make sense. - Author: Laurel Nakadate
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#52. It is very sad to me that some people are so intent on leaving their mark on the world that they don't care if that mark is a scar. - Author: John Green
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#53. The world is a very serious and, at times, very sad place - but at other times it is all such a joke. - Author: George Harrison
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#54. Very sad to hear about the passing of Nelson Mandela. He was a true inspiration for human rights and equality for South Africa and the reason apartheid no longer exists there. The world will never forget his capacity for forgiveness and magnanimity. RIP - Author: Bryan Adams
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#55. I wanted all things to seem to make some sense, So we could all be happy, yes, instead of tense. And I made up lies, so they all fit nice, and I made this sad world a paradise - Author: Kurt Vonnegut
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#56. To be joyous is to be a madman in a world of sad ghosts. - Author: Henry Miller
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#57. I sometimes hear preachers speak of the sad condition of men who live without God in the world, but a scientist who lives without God in the world seems to me worse off than ordinary men. - Author: Louis Agassiz
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#58. I think it's very, very, very hard to get a book published. I never want to be one of those teachers that say, 'don't do this, ' because how sad would the world be if people didn't create art and write? But, it's not an easy journey being a writer. - Author: Alyson Richman
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#59. She knew the way of things. She knew if
you weren't always stepping lightly as a bird the whole
world came apart to crush you. Like a house of cards.
Like a bottle against stones. Like a wrist pinned hard
beneath a hand with the hot breath smell of want and
wine. . . . - Author: Patrick Rothfuss
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#60. You know what I think is really sad? That we live in a world where you have to be afraid to help people. - Author: Priscilla Glenn
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#61. Cast up
the heart flops over
gasping 'Love'
a foolish fish which tries to draw
its breath from flesh of air
And no one there to hear its death
among the sad bushes
where the world rushes by
in a blather of asphalt and delay - Author: Lawrence Ferlinghetti
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#62. I leave a sad and bitter world; and if you remember me, and think of me as of one unjustly condemned, I am resigned to the fate awaiting me. - Author: Mary Shelley
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#63. If love was only for the perfect, what a sad and lonely world it would it be. We are the culmination of every good and bad choice we've ever made. Your mistakes have made you into an incredibly fierce and loving woman; one I am - Author: Ruth Cardello
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#64. We dig holes for ourselves, of comfortable living, and it's hard to see just how deep down you are until you suddenly want to take a look at the world up there, some fresh air
and realise you can't get up. You're too far down. - Author: Charlotte Eriksson
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#65. There's nothing in the world so sad as talking to a man who never knew his life was his for making. - Author: Ray Lamontagne
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#66. I have the manual, and the sad thing is that many of the techniques are exactly the same ones with a few enhancements by the US since World War II. So the role of our European allies and others has just really disappointed me greatly. - Author: Ray McGovern
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#67. A big sacrifice is coming, and you won't have the courage to make it. That will cost you dearly. It will cost the world dearly. - Author: Rick Riordan
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#68. I hold the world but as the world, Gratiano; A stage where every man must play a part, And mine is a sad one. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#69. I feel like old age in America is a very sad thing. I have been many different places around the world where getting older is something you look forward to. - Author: Alice Waters
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#70. We priests are in some ways a sad group of men. Born into the world to render service to mankind, there is no one more wretchedly alone than the priest who does not measure up to his task. - Author: Shusaku Endo
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#71. I mean, the unfair treatment of women and black people and Indians and other groups, that's real. Mistreatment of other people because 'I'm better than you are' is such a sad part of the world. - Author: Melissa Leo
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#72. You know, it's a sad and unfortunate state of affairs that you have to live in a world where eight-year-olds refuse to believe in anything that they cannot touch or measure, and anyone who happens to see a thing that is invisible to most people is immediately branded a lunatic. - Author: Caitlin R. Kiernan
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#73. The Christian conceives of his abode on Earth in no more delightful colors than the Jainist sectarian. He sees in it only a time of sad trial; he also thinks that his true country is not of this world. - Author: Emile Durkheim
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#74. As a general rule, US-based multinationals should not be trusted until they prove otherwise. This is sad, because they have the capability to provide the best and most trusted services in the world if they actually desire to do so. - Author: Edward Snowden
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#75. Child of the kindly West, I have come to know, if more of us valued your ways - food and cheer above hoarded gold - it would be a merrier world. But sad or merry, I must leave it now. Farewell. - Author: J.R.R. Tolkien
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#76. We live in a world of fortune and luxury, yet how poor and sad we are at times. - Author: Rachel Hauck
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#77. It is only by enlarging the scope of one's tastes and one's fantasies, by sacrificing everything to pleasure, that the unfortunate individual called Man, thrown despite himself into this sad world, can succeed in gathering a few roses among life's thorns - Author: Marquis De Sade
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#78. The sad truth was that the United States had not been reduced to a smoking rubble by the first World War. - Author: Tom Wolfe
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#79. Here in this old palace, untouched by the winds of change, here maybe some magic happens, for a little while. But the day must come when she will walk the road across the lake, and on that day, in the sad, heartless world on the other shore, you know it cannot last she is a slave. - Author: John Speed
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#80. If the homemakers of this country don't get the idea into their heads pretty soon that they are not going to be able to hold their own with the rest of the world, with no children, or one child in the family, there's a sad day of reckoning coming. - Author: Gene Stratton-Porter
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#81. She knows there are traps everywhere that can make her cry, she knows the way she dies a little every time someone asks her for change and she doesn't give it to them means that she's too soft for this world or perhaps just for this city, she feels so small here. - Author: Emily St. John Mandel
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#82. What a sad world sin had caused. - Author: Lyn Cote
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#83. Still, it was a sad state of the world that people judged others not by the best that they could be but by the worst thought in their own hearts. - Author: Elizabeth Hoyt
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#84. The attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon shook our nation to the core. Americans were deeply frightened, sad, and angry, and they rallied around a President who, at the time, showed impressive certitude and calm. - Author: Eliot Spitzer
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#85. It was a hurting tune, resigned, a cry of heartache for all in the world that fell apart. As ash rose black against the brilliant sky, Fire's fiddle cried out for the dead, and for the living who stay behind to say goodbye. - Author: Kristin Cashore
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#86. It was funny how dad was more honest in a book that anyone in the world could pick up and read than he could be talking to me. Or maybe it was sad. One or the other. Sometimes it's hard to tell. - Author: Gabrielle Zevin
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#87. Oh, friend John, it is a strange world, a sad world, a world full of miseries, and woes and troubles, and yet when King Laugh come he make them all dance to the tune he play. - Author: Bram Stoker
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#88. The most difficult thing in this world is to adopt the spirit and attitude of a warrior. It is no use being sad, complaining, feeling unjustly treated, and believing someone is doing something negative. No one is doing anything, and certainly not to a warrior. - Author: Paulo Coelho
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#89. In wartime, everyone's birthday turns into a commemoration of something so sad. - Author: Danny M. Cohen
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#90. It was always sad, the way the world was going. And always a new age dawning. - Author: Elizabeth Strout
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#91. Goth was sort of the melancholy cousin of punk that says: there's a lot of evil in this world, there's a lot of very mean spirited people and that makes me sad. - Author: Aurelio Voltaire Hernandez
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#92. I am an optimist, unrepentant and militant. After all, in order not to be a fool, an optimist must know what a sad place the world can be. It is only the pessimist who finds this out anew every day. - Author: Peter Ustinov
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#93. I think," said antonio , "that the world is astage. Everybody has a part to play , and my part is sad part . - Author: William Shakespeare
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#94. Isn't it sad to go to your grave without ever wondering why you were born? Who, with such a thought, would not spring from bed, eager to resume discovering the world and rejoicing to be part of it? - Author: Richard Dawkins
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#95. Being Doctor Who, I used to look at the clock and know at half past four we were going to stop rehearsing - and that was a sad moment for me because I wanted to stay in this beautiful, unreal world. - Author: Tom Baker
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#96. It is the end of the world. Surely you could be allowed a few carnal thoughts. - Author: Connie Willis
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#97. Unfortunately, a lot of people in the world will never be get a happy ending and it's okay if they give up, it's okay if they don't persevere, but it's also okay if they push on just for a few moments of happiness before they reach their sad ending. - Author: Christy Leigh Stewart
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#98. Sometimes I feel like all the crap in the world is building up inside me, like all the bad is just filling me like a balloon. I push it all back, live my happy life.
But sometimes that balloon exposed and all the crap lands on everything around me. - Author: Keary Taylor
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#99. How sad is it that in my world a human killer would be the best-case scenario? - Author: Sierra Dean
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#100. A gastronomer who is not an environmentalis t is just stupid. Whereas an environmentalis t who is not a gastronomer is sad. It's possible to change the world even while preserving the concept of the right of pleasure. - Author: Carlo Petrini
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