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I remember one day sitting at the pool and suddenly the tears were streaming down my cheeks. Why was I so unhappy? I had success. I had security. But it wasn't enough. I was exploding inside.
A man of action forced into a state of thought is unhappy until he can get out of it.
What you're seeing with Occupy Wall Street and the others are people who are unhappy and they're directing their unhappiness now toward Wall Street and toward those they think are doing too well in our society.
It is one of the most saddening things in life that, try as we may, we can never be certain of making people happy, whereas we can almost always be certain of making them unhappy.
It is better that some should be unhappy rather than that none should be happy, which would be the case in a general state of equality.
The more refined one is, the more unhappy.
We become moral when we are unhappy.
The more I expect, the more unhappy I am going to be. The more I accept, the more serene I am.
Michael J. Fox
Sometimes we are less unhappy in being deceived by those we love, than in being undeceived by them.
Most successes are unhappy. That's why they are successes - they have to reassure themselves about themselves by achieving something that the world will notice.
There is not a more unhappy being than a superannuated idol.
The worst thing that being an artist could do to you would be that it would make you slightly unhappy constantly.
J. D. Salinger
I have the true feeling of myself only when I am unbearably unhappy.
The security comes, as an actor, in knowing that you're not in control. If you try to control your career, or how people perceive you, you'll make yourself unhappy, because life doesn't work like that. So much is luck. It's much better to let yourself off, to think, 'There's nothing I can do.'
I am not sure that it is of the first importance that you should be happy. Many an unhappy man has been of deep service to himself and to the world.
Women get more unhappy the more they try to liberate themselves.
The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others.
Rashness is the faithful, but unhappy parent of misfortune.
R. Buckminster Fuller
I've always been suspicious of TV, I've always found music and video to be an unhappy marriage.
If you're always battling against getting older, you're always going to be unhappy, because it's going to happen anyhow.
The only way to avoid being unhappy is to close yourself up in Art and to count for nothing all the rest.
I go out with white women. This makes a lot of people unhappy, mostly black women.
My mother has always been unhappy with what I do. She would rather I do something nicer, like be a bricklayer.
I fear those big words which make us so unhappy.
I am convinced that, except in a few extraordinary cases, one form or another of an unhappy childhood is essential to the formation of exceptional gifts.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful, much adulated, very famous and very unhappy.
What has changed is that nothing has changed... that's what has made me more unhappy than everything else.
Communists are people who fancied that they had an unhappy childhood.
One of the reasons I was so unhappy for years was because I never embraced my emotions and I was trying to stay in control.
If our life is unhappy it is painful to bear; if it is happy it is horrible to lose, So the one is pretty equal to the other.
Jean de la Bruyere
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