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No power in society, no hardship in your condition can depress you, keep you down, in knowledge, power, virtue, influence, but by your own consent.
William Ellery Channing
When we depress, we believe we are the victims of a feeling over which we have no control.
The polls are just being used as another tool of voter suppression. The polls are an attempt to not reflect public opinion, but to shape it. Yours. They want to depress the heck out of you.
Personality has power to uplift, power to depress, power to curse, and power to bless.
I have no idea where my pathetic nature comes from. If I thought about it too long, it would depress me.
Publishers, naturally, loathe used books and have developed strategies to depress the secondhand market. They bring out new, even more expensive editions of popular textbooks every three to four years, in a classic cycle of planned obsolescence.
I see so much more than I used to see. The effect has been to depress and sadden and hurt me terribly.
I try to make my bed every day for mental health. Coming home to an unmade bed or a room with clothes all over will depress me.
David Alan Grier
When I look for self-help books for myself, I used to be scared that I was going to pick up a book that would depress me even more.
To assert, as some have, that illegal immigrants do not depress wages because they do the jobs Americans refuse is the kind of nonsense economists speak when they strain to be counterintuitive. It is similar to saying that cheap imports do not hold down prices.
Buildings designed exclusively on scientific principles will depress their occupants and constrain their creativity.
Businesses should no longer be allowed to depress wages by hiring illegal labor and then falsely claim that Americans don't want to do the jobs.
Descriptions of my work depress me. They make me feel pinned down.
In every commercial state, notwithstanding any pretension to equal rights, the exaltation of a few must depress the many.
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