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“You know what they say about hope. It breeds eternal misery.”
“It’s not about being happy, that is the thing. I’m just trying to get through each day. I can’t keep asking myself ‘Am I happy? ‘ It just makes me more miserable. I don’t know If I believe in it, real lasting happiness, All those perky, well-adjusted people you see in movies and TV shows ? I don’t think they exist.”
“It takes a long time to realise how truly miserable you are and even longer to see it doesn’t have to be that way. Only after you give up everything can you begin to find a way to be happy.”
“War is no game, Peter. Only kids and fools and generals think that. War hurts and kills and is misery.”
“I've led a bad life. I've done so much I shouldn't have. You think I'm not ashamed to be married in my condition? But you'd never understand. There are things you do without thinking, that you don't feel like you're doing wrong. I was so in love and he was so good, so decent. I know he could have found someone better, a young girl, not a...” (continue)(continue reading)
“If I've spent my whole life falling in love with dreams that made my life miserable, then it just goes to follow that a guy I can't stand will make me happy.”
“As long as you can savor the humorous aspect of misery and misfortune, you can overcome anything.”
“- Detective Rodriguez: I can make your life miserable, that's what I can do.
- Vic: Look at me. Am I married to a supermodel? Do I look strikingly handsome? Have I got a job at IBM and a swanky bachelor pad? No, no, and no! I loan big money to people like you who can't control their urge to blow it all gambling; Then I stay awake half the night...” (continue)(continue reading)
“The misery! The exquisite tragedy! The Susan Hayward of it all!”
“I guess you didn't lose the only one that meant anything in your life. I guess you don't feel burned out by the human misery and despair perpetrated by the criminal vermin that infest every pore of this decaying city, forcing you to guzzle cheap wine and cheaper whiskey to dull the pain that shatters your heart, rips at your soul, and keeps your...” (continue)(continue reading)
“When you're born in the gutter you end up in the port.”
“It's amazing how quickly you recover from misery when someone offers you ice cream.”
“I feel that life is divided up into the horrible and the
“Life is filled with it's little miseries, each of us in his own way must learn to deal with adversity in a mature and adult fashion.”
“Kids: 10 seconds of joy, 30 years of misery.”
“People worry about kids playing with guns, or watchingviolent videos, that some sort of culture of violence will take them over. Nobody worries about kids listening to thousands, literally thousands of songs about heartbreak, rejection, pain, misery and loss. Did I listen to pop music because I was miserable? Or was I miserable because I...” (continue)(continue reading)
“Life is nothing but the echo of joy disappearing into the great chasm of misery.”
“- Walker: Why do you wanna be a doctor anyhow?
- Chris Hammond: So I can help people.
- Walker: How? By keeping them alive today so you can prolong their misery until tomorrow?”
“I was miserable until you came to Dellwood. I thought everyone's life was like mine, just doing everything you're supposed to do when you're supposed to do it, never questioning anything. Ugh, the only thing I could expect when I grew up was a life like my parents' and then... I met you.”
“Comedy is my life, that's why I'm star-ving!”