Sadness quotes

203 sadness quotes, film quotes, movie lines, taglines
  • “Gentlemen, most of you did not know me when I had the use of my legs. I was strong, and proud, and arrogant. Now I wonder, every hour of my life, why God put me into this chair. But when I see defeat in the eyes of my countrymen, in your eyes right now, I start to think that maybe He brought me down for times like these when we all need to be...” (continue)(continue reading)
    Jon Voight - President Franklin Delano Roosevelt
    [Tag:god, motive, sadness]
  • From the TV Series: Dark
    “There was this sadness in his eyes. The kind you sometimes see in those who want to die, but life won’t let them.”
    Mark Waschke - Noah
    [Tag:death, life, sadness]
  • “I just want to sit and stare at nothing, and silently scream for the rest of time.”
    Jameela Jamil - Tahani Al-Jamil
    [Tag:eternity, sadness]
  • “I haven't been happy one minute of my entire fucking life.”
    Joaquin Phoenix - Arthur Fleck
    [Tag:happiness, sadness]
  • “- Susannah: Were you going to say goodbye? Tristan? How long will you be gone?
    - Tristan: Not long. A few months.
    - Susannah: I can make it better for you.
    - Tristan: No.
    - Susannah: If we'd had a child or if I were pregnant, would you still be going?
    - Tristan: Yes.
    - Susannah: Just give me a chance.
    - Tristan: Don't do that.
    - Susannah: Look...” (continue)
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    Julia Ormond - Susannah Fincannon
    Brad Pitt - Tristan Ludlow
    [Tag:leaving, promises, sadness]
  • “What do you say we just back it in and go back to the Bronx?”
    Lainie Kazan - Leona Bloom
    [Tag:friendship, sadness, traveling]
  • “Take her to the moon for me. Okay?”

    Richard Kind - Bing Bong
    [Tag:dreams, sadness, sorrow]
  • “- Susannah: Will he come back?
    - Colonel Ludlow: I don't know.
    - Colonel Ludlow: [One Stab speaks Cree] Stab says yes.”

    Julia Ormond - Susannah
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Col. William Ludlow
    [Tag:leaving, opinions, sadness]
  • “- Doug: [Writing his suicide note to Brian] My dearest Brian, A guy like me looks in the mirror, he either grins, or he starts to fade away. And I haven't seen anything to grin about in a long time. This may not be the most graceful exit, but I know when the bottle's empty. The only thing I'm really going to miss is the conversations we had. At...” (continue)(continue reading)
    Bryan Brown - Doug Coughlin
    [Tag:bitterness, sadness, suicide]
  • “Stop laughing at me!”

    Juliette Lewis - Carla
    [Tag:laughing, sadness, shame]
  • “- Bert: Let's sit down. You know, begging your pardon, but the one my heart goes out to is your father. There he is, in that cold heartless bank day after day, hammed in by mounds of cold heartless money. I don't like to see any living thing caged up.
    - Jane: Father in a cage?
    - Bert: They makes cages of all sizes and shapes, you know....” (continue)
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    Dick Van Dyke - Bert
    Karen Dotrice - Jane Banks
    [Tag:prison, responsibility, sadness]
  • “- Kay: When you get sad, it rains.
    - Laura Vasquez: Lots of people get sad when it rains.
    - Kay: It rains because you're sad, baby.”

    Tommy Lee Jones - Kay
    Rosario Dawson - Laura Vasquez
    [Tag:rain, sadness]
  • “- Bonnie: Please, I don't want to end it this way.
    - Brian: Jesus, everything ends badly, otherwise it wouldn't end.”

    Lisa Banes - Bonnie
    Tom Cruise - Brian Flanagan
    [Tag:end, relationships, sadness]
  • “The blues ain't nothing but a good man feeling bad, thinking about the woman he once was with.”
    Joe Seneca - Willie Brown
    [Tag:memory, music, sadness]
  • “The saddest thing in life is wasted talent.”
    Robert De Niro - Lorenzo
    [Tag:life, sadness, talent]
  • “- Meg Magrath: Why'd you do it, Babe? Why'd you put your head in the oven?
    - Babe Magrath: I don't know... I'm having a bad day.”

    Jessica Lange - Meg Magrath
    Sissy Spacek - Babe Magrath
    [Tag:motive, sadness, self-destruction]
  • “- Billy: So what about your mother? Does she have sex?
    - Debbie: No, she's unfulfilled. That's why she dances.
    - Billy: She dances instead of sex? Your family's weird!”

    Jamie Bell - Billy
    Nicola Blackwell - Debbie
    [Tag:dancing, sadness, sex]
  • “I'm sad, but at the same time I'm really happy that something could make me feel that sad. It's like, it makes me feel alive, you know? It makes me feel human. And the only way I could feel this sad now is if I felt somethin' really good before. So I have to take the bad with the good, so I guess what I'm feelin' is like a, beautiful sadness.”
    Matt Stone - Butters
    [Tag:happiness, human nature, sadness]
  • “There's an old saying, 'That which doesn't kill you, makes you stronger' I don't believe that. I think the things that try to kill you make you angry and sad. Strength comes from the good things - your family, your friends, the satisfaction of hard work. Those are the things that'll keep you whole. Those are the things to hold on to when you're...” (continue)(continue reading)
    Charlie Hunnam - Jackson 'Jax' Teller
    [Tag:anger, family, friends, sadness, strength, working]
  • “Some days, the whole world seems upside down. And then somehow, and probably, when you least expect it, the world gets right again.”
    Ellen Pompeo - Dr. Meredith Grey
    [Tag:happiness, sadness]
  • “There is a sadness in this world, for we are ignorant of many things. Yes, we are ignorant of many beautiful things — things like the truth. So sadness, in our ignorance, is very real. The tears are real. What is this thing called a tear? There are even tiny ducts — tear ducts — to produce these tears should the sadness occur. Then the day when...” (continue)(continue reading)
    Catherine E. Coulson - Log Lady
    [Tag:sadness, tears]
  • “I need to go take a shower so I can’t tell if I’m crying or not.”
    Will Arnett - BoJack Horseman
    [Tag:crying, sadness]
  • “When you get sad, you run straight ahead and you keep running forward, no matter what. There are people in your life who are gonna try to hold you back, slow you down, but you don’t let them. Don’t you stop running and don’t you ever look behind you. There’s nothing for you behind you. All that exists is what’s ahead.”
    John Krasinski - Secretariat
    [Tag:ambition, people, sadness]
  • “Janet-Eleanor told me that instead of being sad, I should ‘go get it, girl.’ So I’m going to go get it, girl.
    Michael-Get what?
    Janet-Unclear. I’ll get everything, just to be safe.”

    D'Arcy Carden - Janet
    Ted Danson - Michael
    [Tag:motivation, sadness]
  • “I haven’t been this upset since my good friend Taylor was rudely upstaged by my other friend Kanye, who was defending my best friend Beyoncé.”
    Jameela Jamil - Tahani Al-Jamil
    [Tag:sadness, singers]