My dream was to become a very small blond movie star like Ida Lupine and those other women I saw up there on the screen during the Depression.
You don’t have to live a lie. Living a lie will mess you up. It will send you into depression. It will warp your values.
Depression can seem worse than terminal cancer, because most cancer patients feel loved and they have hope and self-esteem.
Raised by an irresponsible mother during the Great Depression in the Jim Crow south, my father was on his own from the age of 13.
The truth is that for those 86 long years when the Red Sox went without a World Series win, fans were not only in a recession, but trapped in a longstanding, deeply entrenched sports depression.
My character had been in the chair for seven years. He had gone through his anger, depression, drug and alcohol abuse. He had gone through everything, now he was up, he was happy, he was filled with his dream.
I had some experience in dealing with people who have mental illness and depression, but I didn’t see the signs in myself. I couldn’t ask for help because I didn’t know I needed help.
Depression and anxiety can’t fit in your head if you’re cultivating feelings of joy and inspiration.
The reason so many intelligent and creative people suffer from depression is that when you take the risk of being fully conscious, you open Pandora’s box, and you can’t close it again.
I, I don’t think anybody’s continually happy, uh, except idiots, you know. You know, you have to have little moments of depression.
Mysteriously and in ways that are totally remote from natural experience, the gray drizzle of horror induced by depression takes on the quality of physical pain.
The values transmitted through oral history are many courage, selflessness, the ability to endure, and to do so with humor and grace. I got those values listening to my dad’s stories about the Depression and how their family survived. It gave me courage that I, too, could survive hard times.
Postpartum depression is a very real and very serious problem for many mothers. It can happen to a first time mom or a veteran mother. It can occur a few days… or a few months after childbirth.
Debates go on to this day about what caused the Great Depression. Economics is not very good at explaining swings in economic activity.
Studies by many labs have already started to identify specific circuits of neurons involved in normal cognitive function like memory and learning, as well as disease processes such as Parkinson’s disease, depression, and autism.
When I graduated from high school, it was during the Depression and we had no money.
The term clinical depression finds its way into too many conversations these days. One has a sense that a catastrophe has occurred in the psychic landscape.
I’ve had a tremendous problem with depression in my life. I’d rather not talk about it, because it’s over. But depression is real.
As for despair, it comes about when I have been a fool and hate myself and despair of my personality. I am prone to gloom, but not depression as such.
As I kept having episodes of depression, I realized that it was not a one-off: that I had, well, not a disease, really more an illness. See more Short Quotes About Depression visit this link.