Best 301 of Miserable quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 13 Sep

Anne-marie Duff

I sometimes think it's like a weird elastic band. The more tragic your work is, the quicker you snap back. There's a catharsis in telling a miserable old tale; you get rid of demons.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Henry Ward Beecher

This world is magnificent for strangers and pilgrims, but miserable for residents.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Imelda Marcos

Filipinos don't wallow in what is miserable and ugly. They recycle the bad into things of beauty.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Mehmet Murat Ildan

Your life will be colourful if you just add colours to your life! It is your own decisions that will determine to have a miserable or a marvellous life!

By Anonym 14 Sep

Tom Robbins

salvation is for the feeble, that's what I think. I don't want salvation, I want life, all of life, the miserable as well as the superb.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Jonathan Renshaw

I always hated...all sad songs. I thought they made happy people miserable. Now I think I understand them better. Bards write them because they can't hold them back. Sadness has got to flow out or it gets stuck and turns bitter.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Florence Welch

Being heartbroken is like having this really horrible freedom. You can be selfish with your thoughts, which can lead to manic creativity, but at the same time you're just really miserable.

By Anonym 13 Sep

John Milton

But O yet more miserable! Myself my sepulchre, a moving grave.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Franz Kafka

I am so miserable, there are so many questions, I can see no way out and am so wretched and feeble that I could lie forever on the sofa and keep opening and closing my eyes without knowing the difference.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mary Roberts Rinehart

We are often miserable at our desk or typewriters, but not happy away from them.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Hannah Kent

If I believed everything everyone had ever told me about my family I'd be a sight more miserable than I am now

By Anonym 14 Sep

Francis Bacon

O life! An age to the miserable, a moment to the happy.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Awdhesh Singh

Fictions often represent only half truths. They show the right problem but often the wrong solution. Hence when people imitate the fictional characters of the movies, they end up making their lives more miserable. When a tipping point is reached in a society as more and more people start following such paths, these actions become acceptable to a large section of the society. Thereafter, it becomes impossible to reverse the cycle.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jeph Jacques

Your whole life people tell you to do what you love. But if you gotta do something else to pay the bills, you don't automatically have to be miserable.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sienna Miller

Everyone in L.A. is very positive and upbeat, whereas London can get quite miserable at times.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Carolyn Hax

Minimizing exposure to miserable people is nothing short of a life strategy.

By Anonym 14 Sep

John Boyne

Sitting around miserable all day won't make you any happier.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

I beheld the wretch-the miserable monster whom I had created.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Marie Corelli

Pleasure for others is the only pleasure possible to me. I assure you I'm quite selfish! - I'm greedy for the happiness of those I love - and if they can't or won't be happy I'm perfectly miserable.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Jonathan Franzen

She had all day every day to figure out some decent and satisfying way to live, and yet all she ever seemed to get for all her choices and all her freedom was more miserable. The autobiographer is almost forced to the conclusion that she pitied herself for being so free.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Graham Greene

...and yet could swear it was just then that I fell in love. It wasn't, of course, simply the onions -- it was the sudden sense of an individual woman, of a frankness that was so often later to make me happy and miserable.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Sanhita Baruah

Sometimes it's your fragrance that comes to me, out of the blue, on a crowded road in a Sunday afternoon. But more often, it's memories of us that cross my mind almost every lone evening. All I want is to lessen the pain I feel every night. But every morning I wake up is another day, hopeless and miserable, with nothing but a deafening silence, a wave of tears, memories and your absence.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Bill Burr

I used to think you had to live this miserable life and that that would make you funnier, but you don't. The misery will come. The misery will find you.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Lauren Oliver

Huamns, uregulated, are cruel and capricious; violet and selfish; miserable and quarrelsome. It is only after their instincts and basic emotions have been controlled that they can be happy, generous, and good.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alber Elbaz

I am very much a people person. If I am in a beautiful place but I don't like the people, I am miserable.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Rajneesh

That which makes you miserable is the only sin. That which takes you away from yourself is the only thing to be avoided.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jo Brand

I like to read my diary occasionally to remind myself what a miserable, alienated old sod I used to be.

By Anonym 15 Sep

John Ruskin

There is a working class - strong and happy - among both rich and poor: there is an idle class - weak, wicked, and miserable - among both rich and poor.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Crystal Woods

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.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Patricia Montandon

I've been poor and neglected, in the middle and cherished, then rich and miserable and back to the middle and now happy. I've lived it all.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jane Austen

She was feeling, thinking, trembling about everything; agitated, happy, miserable, infinitely obliged, absolutely angry.

By Anonym 15 Sep

John Milton

To be weak is miserable, Doing or suffering.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Dalai Lama

Life can be pleasant or miserable. To lead a fruitful life, and to make it positive, practice analytical meditation.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Kelly Clarkson

People are really concerned about my relationship status. When I tell people I'm happy being single, they don't believe me. They say: 'You have to be miserable being alone'.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Peter Greenaway

It's so miserable and so easy to keep slamming Titanic -- I'll shut up.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sakyong Mipham

If you want to be miserable, think of yourself.  If you want to be happy, think of others.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Stephenie Meyer

Happy and sad, elated and miserable, secure and afraid, loved and denied, patient and angry, peaceful and wild, complete and empty...all of it. I would feel everything. It would all be mine.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Al Smith

If a man must make himself appear cheerful; he must know why he is miserable.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Lord Byron

For a man to become a poet (witness Petrarch and Dante), he must be in love, or miserable.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Anna Freeman

Now that I could not go back I was not sure, after all, that I wished to go forward. It was a miserable sensation.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jessica Zafra

Why should I bring happiness to those I loathe by obliterating myself, when I can make them miserable just by existing?

By Anonym 13 Sep

Glen Hansard

I only ever really take out my guitar when I'm miserable, which isn't necessarily a very good time to do it.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Angela Morrison

I’d rather be miserable loving you than happy with anyone else.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Mehmet Murat Ildan

Some clever and honourable nations change their regime from authoritarian to a democratic one, and some weak-kneed dictator lover miserable nations do the exact opposite! Don’t try to look for a character in a person who gave up his freedom, because he does have none!

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mehmet Murat Ildan

A non-reading society is nothing but a miserable society; a non-reading nation will be nothing but a disgrace of all other nations!

By Anonym 13 Sep

Seth Godin

If you try to delight the undelightable, you've made yourself miserable for no reason.

By Anonym 15 Sep

John Wooden

There's as much crookedness as you want to find. There was something Abraham Lincoln said - he'd rather trust and be disappointed than distrust and be miserable all the time. Maybe I trusted too much.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Simon Mawer

She knows what it is to be sad and miserable, but those emotions are almost enjoyable. They throw moments of happiness and laughter into sharper relief.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Brene Brown

It's about showing up. And sometimes I don't do it. I almost always regret it, but sometimes I don't do it. Sometimes I walk into a situation where I'm intimidated and I want to be liked and I want to fit in, and I don't choose authenticity. And it's always pretty miserable.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Germany Kent

Nobody really cares if you’re miserable, so you might as well be happy, and make the most of where you are