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"Sad words are just another beauty. A sad story means, this storyteller is alive" - Chris Cleave

"If you keep telling the same sad small story. You will keep living the same sad small life." - Jean Houston

"Love is pointless. It's the same sad sad story of with the same inevitable ending of miserable deterioration." - Arnold Arre

"Even knowing the ending was sad, I wouldn't have deprived myself the beauty of the story." - Sandra Brown

"Film 'This Changes Everything' is not a sad story. It's not a slit-your-wrists climate film. It's a story about people who are making change happen." - Avi Lewis

"The curious beauty about African music is that it uplifts even as it tells a sad story." - Nelson Mandela

"The psychiatrist's office: the only place I can be sure my story will be treated as sad, but interesting." - Mason Cooley

"- the only difference between a happy ending and a sad ending is where you decide the story ends." - Andrew Kaufman

"Don't be sorry, Callie,' he says with a heavy-hearted sigh. 'You have your own sad story." - Jessica Sorensen

"The sad ending is only because the author stops telling the story. But it still goes on. It's just untold." - Mark Polish

"I've always been drawn to Marilyn Monroe, but certain aspects of her story may be too sad to tell" - Sherilyn Fenn

"Sad words are just another beauty. A sad story means, this storyteller is alive. The next thing you know something fine will happen to her, something marvelous, and then she will turn around and smile." - Chris Cleave

"The only one interested in hearing your sad story is . . . you; and even you wish you didn't have to relive it again!" - Guy Finley

"How sad it must be for you to be nothing more than a hollow statue, to have your tomb preserved and your story forgotten." - David Levithan

"Do not dump your woes upon people - keep the sad story of your life to yourself. Troubles grow by recounting them." - Elbert Hubbard

"Atari is a very sad story." - Steve Wozniak

"Go hence, to have more talk of these sad things; Some shall be pardoned, and some punished; For never was a story of more woe Than this of Juliet and her Romeo." - William Shakespeare

"Hallo, Eeyore." "Same to you, Pooh Bear, and twice on Thursdays," said Eeyore gloomily. Before Pooh could say: 'Why Thursdays?' Christopher Robin began to explain the sad story of Eeyore's lost house." - A A Milne

"Want to hear a sad story about the Dukakis campaign? The governor of Massachusetts, he lost his top naval advisor last week. His rubber ducky drowned in the bathtub." - Dan Quayle

"Sunset Boulevard' - the story of Hollywood movies draped on a depressing sex affair - is an uncompromising study of American decadence displaying a sad, worn, methodical beauty few films have had since the late twenties." - Manny Farber

"loveliness is infernally sad." - Virginia Woolf

"Whenever you're down on your luck, and when things are' going the way you like, remember that you are the author of your own story. You can write it any way you like, with anyone you choose. And it can be a beautiful story or a sad and tragic one. You get to pick." - Sarah Jio

"Love is pointless. It's the same sad sad story of with the same inevitable ending of miserable deterioration." - Arnold Arre

"Love is pointless. It's the same sad sad story of with the same inevitable ending of miserable deterioration." - Arnold Arre

"I think the world is like a great mirror, and reflects our lives just as we ourselves look upon it. Those who turn sad faces toward the world find only sadness reflected. But a smile is reflected in the same way, and cheers and brightens our hearts. You think there is no pleasure to be had in life. That is because you are heartsick and-and tired, as you say. With one sad story ended you are afraid to begin another-a sequel-feeling it would be equally sad. But why should it be? Isn't the joy or sorrow equally divided in life?" - L Frank Baum

"I am sad, sad as a circus-lioness..." - Jean Rhys

"Yes, I am sad, sad as a circus-lioness, sad as an eagle without wings, sad as a violin with only one string and that one broken, sad as a woman who is growing old. Sad, sad, sad..." - Jean Rhys

"Life is sad enough without people writing sad books." - James T Farrell

"Sad company is bad company." - Milan Kundera

"Happiness is a sad song." - Charles M Schulz

"Sad stories make good books" - Khaled Hosseini

"I'm sad, but I'm laughing." - Alanis Morissette

"Onyx is angry," Damian says. "Onyx has a right to be angry. You've got to remember, for many elephants, their life is that of a human in a war-torn country. Ravaged homes, killed relatives, separation," Damian says. Here's another thing I've learned over two months-every elephants here has a sad story. Every captive elephant's story is one of loss and separation. Something to remember every time you see happy people getting elephant rides." - Deb Caletti

"If you tell yourself a sad story, the body reacts to that. And if you tell yourself a self-aggrandizing story, the body feels puffed up, confident. But when you realize it's all stories, there can be a vast waking up out of the mind, out of the dream. You do' awaken, what has eternally been awake realizes itself. That which is eternally awake is what you are." - Adyashanti

"There are great, obviously really, really wonderful and important journalists out there. And it is a very important thing to be and do, if not the most important 'cause how you interpret a story can then make the difference. So it is a very powerful thing to be. And when misused, it's very sad." - Angelina Jolie

"I can hope that this long sad story, this progression of priests and ministers and rabbis and ulamas and imams and bonzes and bodhisattvas, will come to an end. I hope this is something to which science can contribute ... it may be the most important contribution that we can make." - Steven Weinberg

"Don't fear failure so much that you refuse to try new things. For all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these, "could have, might have, should have,and might have been." Create yourself and live the story of your own unique life." - Rita Zahara

"whether they'll write the story of my life as a tragedy or an epic fantasy... I was wondering if it was going to be a kiss at the end, or sad music and a sweeping camera shot over the fields I once roamed freely. I'm hoping for the kiss, but expecting the sweeping camera shot." - Maggie Stiefvater

"I can see it. This one moment when you know you're not a sad story. You're alive. And you stand up and see the lights and the buildings and everything that makes you wonder. And you're listening to that song in that drive with the people you love most in this world. And in this moment I swear... we are infinite." - Stephen Chbosky

"I can see it. This one moment when you know you're not a sad story. You're alive. And you stand up and see the lights and the buildings and everything that makes you wonder. And you're listening to that song in that drive with the people you love most in this world. And in this moment I swear... we are infinite." - Stephen Chbosky

"And ever since then, when the clock strikes two, She walks unbidden from room to room, And the air is filled that she passes through With a subtle, sad perfume. The delicate odor of mignonette, The ghost of a dead and gone bouquet, Is all that tells of her story - yet Could she think of a sweeter way?" - Bret Harte

"I can see it. This one moment when you know you're not a sad story. You're alive. And you stand up and see the lights and the buildings and everything that makes you wonder. And you're listening to that song in that drive with the people you love most in this world. And in this moment I swear... we are infinite." - Stephen Chbosky

"One thing that I believe is that every time I write something, I am taking the time to celebrate. Even if I am writing a sad story or an angry poem, I am still giving those stories my time and attention." - Sarah Kay

"Gender relations are a sad story of men talking trash about women all over the world." - John Darnielle

"And the story of love is a long sad tale ending in graves." - Jack Kerouac

"funny how a beautiful song could tell such a sad story" - Sarah Dessen

"It's very simple, I just tell my sad story, and people weep." - Corazon Aquino

"The world would be a very sad place if readers could only love one story." - Sylvia Day

"You can be sad recalling sad times, but if you really want to be sad, recall happy times." - Robert Breault

"Sad; so sad, those smoky-rose, smoky-mauve evenings of late Autumn, sad enough to pierce the heart." - Angela Carter

"We are born sad and we die sad, but meanwhile we love bodies whose sad beauty is a miracle." - Mario Benedetti

"When your sad-like really sad-you only want to be with other people who are sad." - Nick Hornby

"Are all ends of life so sad?" - Marie of Romania

"I'm sad but excited for the future." - Warren Spector

"Christmas makes everything twice as sad." - Doug Coupland

"The sad heart needs work to do." - Joan Bauer

"I miss the comfort in being sad," - Frances Farmer

"We don't have time to be sad" - Maggie Stiefvater

"Melancholy is the pleasure of being sad." - Victor Hugo

"Even big-bird gets sad sometimes" - Andrew VanWyngarden

"Goodness, how sad is our Russia!" - Nikolai Gogol

"Have all beautiful things sad destinies?" - Jean Rhys

"Sad people have more sober reflections." - James Dye

"After coitus every animal is sad." - Anonymous

"Melancholy is the happiness of being sad." - Victor Hugo

"Ay me! sad hours seem long." - William Shakespeare

"I love jazz music and sad music." - Fred Durst

"It's a sad and beautiful world." - Jim Jarmusch

"Though sad at heart, to sing joyfully." - Christine de Pizan

"Stoners are cute; junkies are sad." - Kevin Smith

"Everything is so sad and so wonderful." - Cloris Leachman

"We have newsreaders behaving like actors, lowering their voices if it's a sad story, as if we didn't know it's a sad story. There isn't a single cool newsreader." - Tom Baker

"Until you understand your Core Story, whatever it is, and how it made you who you are today, your foundation will reflect only your unconscious beliefs about yourself, real or imagined, positive or negative. When you delve into your subconscious beliefs about your lot in life, whether you believe you deserve to be happy or sad, successful or unsuccessful, only then do you have the chance to change the story that is replaying over and over in your head and determining how you go through life." - Lucinda Bassett

"It's pretentious to say, but my art is like a little Zen story, a story with a question mark at the end. People can take from it what they need. If somebody says, "Your art is very funny," I say, "You are totally right." If somebody says, "Your art is very sad," I say, "You are totally right." In Japan they say, "Your art is very Japanese, you even look Japanese.Your great-grandfather was most surely a Japanese man." And I say, "You are totally right."" - Christian Boltanski

"But I keep going on with this sad and hungry and sordid, this limping and mutilated story, because after all I want you to hear it, as I will hear yours too if I ever get the chance, if I meet you or if you escape, in the future or in heaven or in prison or underground, some other place. What they have in common is that they're not here. By telling you anything at all I'm at least believing in you, I believe you're there, I believe you into being. Because I'm telling you this story I will your existence. I tell, therefore you are." - Margaret Atwood

"Syd's story is a sad story romanticised by people who don't know anything about it. They've made it fashionable but it's just not that way." - David Gilmour

"Are you a storyteller, Thomas Covenant?" Absently he replied, "I was, once." "And you gave it up? Ah, that is as sad a tale in three words as any you might have told me. But a life without a tale is like a sea without salt. How do you live?" ... Unconsciously, he clenched his fist over his ring. "I live." "Another?" Foamfollower returned. "In two words, a story sadder than the first. Say no more - with one word you will make me weep." - Stephen R Donaldson

"Sometimes, a scene goes on too long and, with this being a suspense story and murder mystery that you're trying to discover through her heightened paranoia, you don't want scenes that take you on a tangent. Sometimes, you love those scenes, but you know that it's better not to be in the overall film. So, I'm not sad that they're not in the main movie, but I do think it's fun for people to get to watch them, if they want to." - Catherine Hardwicke

"In this mob of I's inside, which one is me? Hear me out. I know I'm wandering, but don't start putting a lid on this racket. No telling what I'll do then. Every moment I'm thrown by your story. One moment it's happy, and I'm singing. One moment it's sad, and I'm weeping. It turns bitter, and I pull away. But then you spill a little grace, and just like that, I'm all light. It's not so bad, this arrangement, actually." - Rumi

"Brokeback Mountain is a sad love story about two people who can't be together, and the reason that they can't be together is because being gay is a stigmatized thing. It would be interesting to have the same movie in which the two guys weren't in the closet and there was no shame about them being gay and they couldn't be together for other reasons. I still feel like we're a long way from that happening." - Wesley Morris

"The sad reality is that all the well-meaning groups and individuals who challenge our permanent war economy and the doctrine of preemptive war, who care about sustainable energy, fight for civil liberties and want corporate malfeasance to end, were once again suckered by the Democratic Party. They were had. It is not a new story. The Democrats have been doing this to us since Bill Clinton. It is the same old merry-go-round, only with Obama branding." - Chris Hedges

"Yeah, I do all the stuff I can. Let's be frank, if you are in an action film, you are not in it for the characters, you are in it for the action - the stunts. If they take that away from you, it's a sad story. Ha ha! I have damaged everything: knees, elbows, ribs. But I'm an old gymnast. I know how to survive." - Mads Mikkelsen

"I love things that are old and beautiful and tell a story, even if it's a sad one." - Michelle Williams

"After writing a story I was always empty and both sad and happy, as though I had made love." - Ernest Hemingway

"It's really a sad story, and I liked that. The songs on this album talk about relationships in every aspect." - Aaliyah

"I've always been drawn to Marilyn Monroe, but certain aspects of her story may be too sad to tell." - Sherilyn Fenn

"You want people to feel something when you tell a story, whether they feel happy or whether they feel sad." - Harry Dean Stanton

"Every love story is a ghost story." - David Foster Wallace

"Separate the story - your story - from facts." - Deepak Chopra

"a man does not cry because he is sad, he is sad because he cries" - William James

"It's okay to be sad. Everyone gets sad now and then. Even me." - Nicholas Sparks

"You need to try to master the ability to feel sad without actually being sad." - Laurie Anderson

"Maybe it's sad that these are now memories. And maybe it's not sad." - Stephen Chbosky

"The only thing worse than being sad is for others to know you are sad." - Jonathan Safran Foer

"Maybe it's sad that these are now memories. And maybe it's not sad." - Stephen Chbosky

"It's a sad, sad world when a girl will break a boy, just because she can." - Fiona Apple

"Thinking about spaghetti that boils eternally but is never done is a sad, sad thing." - Haruki Murakami

"Another story must begin!" - Victor Hugo

"Everyone's story matters." - William Joyce

"Everybody is a story." - Rachel Naomi Remen

"What a sad story, I thought for so long. Not that I now think it was happy. But I think it is true, and thus the question of whether it is sad or happy has no meaning whatever." - Bernhard Schlink

"She wasn't bitter. She was sad, though. But it was a hopeful kind of sad. The kind of sad that just takes time." - Stephen Chbosky

"We are all so afraid, we are all so alone, we all so need from the outside the assurance of our own worthiness to exist. So, for a time, if such a passion come to fruition, the man will get what he wants. He will get the moral support, the encouragement, the relief from the sense of loneliness, the assurance of his own worth. But these things pass away; inevitably they pass away as the shadows pass across sundials. It is sad, but it is so. The pages of the book will become familiar; the beautiful corner of the road will have been turned too many times. Well, this is the saddest story." - Ford Madox Ford

"You're sad-looking," she said. "My grandson used to be such a happy boy. He used to write me stories. I remember the first story he ever wrote me, 'Once upon a time, there was a boy.' And that became 'Once upon a time there was a boy who wanted to fly.' And they kept getting better and better over time. I never found out if the boy got to fly." I gave her a small smile. If only she knew the boy's wings had been clipped." - Chris Colfer

"What I have always loved most in men is imperfection. I get moved by the wrinkles on the throat of a man. It makes me love him more. I think it is sad that more women don't take the chance that maybe men will be moved by seeing the chin a little less firm than it used to be, that a man will be more in love with his wife because he remembers who she was and sees who she is and thinks, God, isn't that lovely that this happened to her. And be moved by life telling its story there." - Liv Ullmann

"You know what would make a good story? Something about a clown who make people happy, but inside he's real sad. Also, he has severe diarrhea." - Jack Handey

"Judas is a reflection of anyone who ends up rejecting Jesus. It's a tragic story?not something to shake your finger at, but something to be sad about." - Darrell Bock

"It's an indication of how cynical our society has become that any kind of love story with a sad theme is automatically ridiculed as sentimental junk." - Winona Ryder

"I don't sit down to write a funny story. Every single thing I sit down to write is meant to be sad." - Lorrie Moore

"Reminiscences make one feel so deliciously aged and sad." - George Bernard Shaw

"Talk happiness. The world is sad enough without your woe." - Orison Swett Marden

"Sad memories often contain an element of nostalgia." - Robert R. Blake

"... a nation without humor is not only sad but dangerous." - Abby Aldrich Rockefeller

"A sad, wise valor is the brave complexion." - George Herbert

"Don't be sad; tomorrow and forever, we'll be together" - Onew

"Imagination at wit's end spreads its sad wings." - Samuel Beckett

"Which is a sad thing when you're only seventeen." - Cinda Williams Chima

"Genius inspires resentment. A sad fact of life." - Eoin Colfer

"If you're sad, add more lipstick and attack." - Coco Chanel

"I learned that getting mad was easier than being sad." - Emily Giffin

"I'm allergic to sad memories. It's the worst." - Gabrielle Zevin

"It's sad, y'know, what money does to people." - Ozzy Osbourne

"Dying seems less sad than having lived too little." - Gloria Steinem

"But hearing oftentimes The still, sad music of humanity." - William Wordsworth

"Life possesses an amazing array of profoundly sad faces." - Aberjhani

"The sky was the colour of sad weddings." - Scarlett Thomas

"Umbrellas are so small and sad and easy to forget." - Stephanie Perkins

"Its sad that governments are chiefed by the double tongues." - Ten Bears

"Sinks my sad soul with sorrow to the grave." - Homer

"If you think of beautiful things, you're not sad." - Eva Zeisel

"The sad truth is, they should never trust me." - Julie Anne Peters

"When everything is finished, the mornings are sad." - Antonio Porchia

"Is it sad to fancy David Tennant when you're dead?" - Audrey Niffenegger

"Sometimes you have to do things when sad things happen." - Mitch Albom

"'T is impious in a good man to be sad." - Edward Young

"Is it then so sad a thing to die?" - Virgil

"Life isn't all that sad. I'm a happy person." - Dan Fogelberg

"I have no relationships and I'm, like, sad sometimes." - Farrah Abraham

"Everything makes me angry, unless it makes me sad." - Deborah Eisenberg

"You're a sad little hermit, and it creeps me out." - Rainbow Rowell

"I don't like plain nails. I get sad." - Zooey Deschanel

"I feel sad that he's just a voice now." - Yoko Ono

"So you"ve made a friend. How sad for them." - Alyson Noel

"It's sad, y"know, what money does to people." - Ozzy Osbourne

"Our sadness is not sad, but our cheap joys." - Henry David Thoreau

"Dead women tell no tales. Sad men write them down." - Daniel Handler

"How sad the world is, so beautiful yet so absurd..." - Irene Nemirovsky

"I'd rather sing a sad song than eat," - George Jones

"They who are sad find somehow sweetness in tears." - Euripides

"Oh, demon alcohol, sad memories I can't recall." - Ray Davies



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