6 Beautiful Quotes About Depression

If you have ever suffered from depression, or known someone who has, these talks are for you: https://www.ted.com/playlists/287/4_ted_talks_on_overcoming_depr
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    "The opposite of depression is not happiness, but vitality. And it was vitality that seemed to seep away from me in that moment." - Andrew Solomon
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    "You don't think in depression that you've put on a gray veil and are seeing the world through the haze of a bad mood. You think that the veil has been taken away, the veil of happiness, and that now you're seeing truly." - Andrew Solomon
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    "I have learned in my own depression how big an emotion can be, how it can be more real than facts, and I have found that that experience has allowed me to experience positive emotion in a more intense and more focused way." - Andrew Solomon
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    "Right now, depression is society's deep cut that we're content to put a Band-Aid over and pretend it's not there." - Kevin Breel
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    "If you're going through depression, know that you're okay. And know that you're sick, you're not weak, and it's an issue, not an identity, because when you get past the fear and the ridicule and the judgment and the stigma of others, you can see depression for what it really is, and that's just a part of life." - Kevin Breel
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    "We're people, and we struggle and we suffer and we bleed and we cry, and if you think that true strength means never showing any weakness, then I'm here to tell you you're wrong." - Kevin Breel