Sad Quotes you feel like about Life & Love

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We run behind happiness and success. On our way, everything we face is not pleasing always. All unhappy frictions in life sometimes make us sad and down. Sad Quotes are those words and sayings that echo our feelings about Life and Love at those ‘down’ moments.

Sad Quotes

Great people and common people – they may be different in their intellectual level but all of them have one similarity. All of them will come into his/her own final opinion about life at some point in their life.

In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.”

Benjamin Franklin ( letter to Jean-Baptiste Le Roy )

Many of them will have an overall positive attitude about life but there are many who will have some kind of negative opinion or sad feeling about life.

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The same feeling was echoed by renowned poet Shelley who had written, “ Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought.

People are suffering. To find out the root cause of these sufferings, once upon a time one prince left all his royal belonging and a lovely family.

That prince finally received the ‘Bodhi’ and became “Buddha”.

Here are some sad quotes about life that reflect the feelings of some special people about life unfolded for them.

Call no man happy until he dies, he is at best fortunate.

Plutarch Solon
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“Life is a concentration camp. You’re stuck here and there’s no way out and you can only rage impotently against your persecutors.” – Woody Allen Esquire, 1977 #sadquotes

Life is a practical joke.”- Paul Bocuse #sadquotes

“Life is a shit sandwich and everyday you take another bite.” – Joe Schmidt #sadquotes

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Life’s a piece of shit, when you look at it.” – Eric Idle Life Of Brian #sadquotes

Sad Quotes About Life

I never found the companion that was so companionable as solitude.” – Henry David Thoreau Solitude #sadquotes

The majority of men devote the greater part of their lives to making their remaining years unhappy.” – Jean De La Bruyère #sadquotes

There are only three events in a man’s life; birth, life and death; he is not conscious of being born, he dies in pain and he forgets to live.” – Jean De La Bruyère #sadquotes

Tweet ready version of a few messages listed above:

I never found the companion that was so companionable as solitude.” – Henry David Thoreau Solitude #sadquotes
The majority of men devote the greater part of their lives to making their remaining years unhappy.” – Jean De La Bruyère #sadquotes
There are only three events in a man’s life; birth, life and death; he is not conscious of being born, he dies in pain and he forgets to live.” – Jean De La Bruyère #sadquotes
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Ours is a world where people don’t know what they want and are willing to go through hell to get it.” – Don Marquis #sadquotes

There is only the difference of a letter between the beginning and the end of life – creation and cremation. ” – Sir Herbert Beerbohm Tree #sadquotes

Life is a one way street.” – Bernard Berenson Notes, 1950 #sadquotes

All of the animals excepting man know that the principal business of life is to enjoy it.” – Samuel Butler Notebooks #sadquotes

Tweet ready version of a few messages listed above:

Ours is a world where people don’t know what they want and are willing to go through hell to get it.” – Don Marquis #sadquotes
There is only the difference of a letter between the beginning and the end of life – creation and cremation. ” – Sir Herbert Beerbohm Tree #sadquotes
Life is a one way street.” – Bernard Berenson Notes, 1950 #sadquotes
All of the animals excepting man know that the principal business of life is to enjoy it.” – Samuel Butler Notebooks #sadquotes

Life is like an onion: you peel off layer after layer and then you find there is nothing in it.” – James G Huneker #sadquotes

Life is like an onion: you peel off layer after layer and then you find there is nothing in it.” – James G Huneker #sadquotes

We are but tenants, and … shortly the great Landlord will give us notice that our lease has expired.” – Joseph Jefferson Inscription on his monument #sadquotes

We are but tenants, and … shortly the great Landlord will give us notice that our lease has expired.” – Joseph Jefferson Inscription on his monument #sadquotes

Here is another bunch of thought-provoking sad quotes about life

“Living is a sickness from which sleep provides relief every sixteen hours. […] The Remedy is Death.” – Nicolas Chamfort


Life is just one damned thing after another.” – Elbert Hubbard A Thousand and One Epigrams

Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.” – Charlie Chaplin

“The basic fact about human existence is not that it is a tragedy, but that it is a bore.” – H. L. Mencken Prejudices

“Life is one long process of getting tired.” – Samuel Butler

“The ceaseless labour of your life is to build the house of your death.” – Montaigne

Sad Love Quotes

Here are some sad love quotes which focus more on the painful side of Love and romance.

“You marry the man of your dreams, ladies, but 14 years later you’re married to a couch that burps.”
– Roseanne Barr Roseanne

Marriage is a romance in which the hero dies in the first chapter.”
– Anon Quoted by Barbara Gourdy – Falling Angels

” If one judges love by the majority of its effects, it is more like hatred than like friendship.” – Duc de la Rochefoucauld

Conclusion – life is sad but we have to embrace Optimism

Life tends to be sad most of the time for most of us and we can’t control what we receive. But if we follow the path of great teachers and try to find out how they extracted the positivity and optimism in every aspect of life and follow their footprints then probably we will accept life with all its color and tastes in a better form.

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