Quotes of Disconsolate

“ Nothing is miserable unless you think it so. ”

- Boethius

“ All times are beautiful for those who maintain joy within them; but there is no happy or favorable time for those with disconsolate or orphaned souls. ”

- Rosalia Castro

“ My mother was crushed by a World Enyclopedia. ”

- James Walker

“ THIS is the forest primeval. The murmuring pines and the hemlocks, Bearded with moss, and in garments green, indistinct in the twilight, Stand like Druids of eld, with voices sad and prophetic, Stand like harpers hoar, with beards that rest on their bosoms… ”

- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

“ Any man who does not see everything in terms of self, that is to say who wants to be something in respect of other men, to do good to them or simply give them something to do, is unhappy, disconsolate, and accursed. ”

- Edmond and Jules De Goncourt
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