Bipolar Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old bipolar quotes, bipolar sayings, and bipolar proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Sometimes when you have bipolar you have days you are grumpy and not feeling yourself.

Frank Bruno

Bipolar disorder, manic depression, depression, black dog, whatever you want to call it, is inherent in our society. It's a product of stress and in my case over-work.     

Adam Ant

You can have manic-depression without having an ounce of creativity.     

Patty Duke

People with bipolar disorder have difficulty with boundaries.     

Claire Danes

One of things so bad about depression and bipolar disorder is that if you don't have prior awareness, you don't have any idea what hit you.     

Kay Redfield Jamison

There is no need to suffer silently and there is no shame in seeking help

Catherine Zeta-Jones

Everything in nature is bipolar, or has a positive and a negative pole.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Genius by birth, Bipolar by design.

Stanley Victor Paskavich

I want to show that the dividing lines between sanity and mental illness have been drawn in the wrong place.

Anthony Storr

Mental illness is nothing to be ashamed of, but stigma and bias shame us all.

Bill Clinton

It hurts the most when the person that made you feel special yesterday makes you feel so unwanted today.

Kenneth

If you know people who are suicidal, or if you know people who are bipolar, depressed, have panic attack disorder, just be there for them. They’re going through something that’s very, very hard.     

Eric Millegan

My recovery from manic depression has been an evolution, not a sudden miracle.

Patty Duke

It's almost like it's my alter ego when I get on stage... I turn into this different person, seriously. Bipolar disorder. I'm tired of everybody touching me and things being plugged into my head.     

Britney Spears

You may have bipolar disorder, but it does not have you. It cannot have you because I have claimed you and I don't share.

Quinn Loftis

Bipolar disorder can be a great teacher. It's a challenge, but it can set you up to be able to do almost anything else in your life.     

Carrie Fisher

There are many different forms of bipolar and the way that it expresses itself.

Trai Byers

I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I'm not.

Kurt Kobain

In short, unbalanced bipolar systems are so unstable that they cannot last for any appreciable period of time.     

John Mearsheimer

As lives go, I'll take the quietly desperate over the radically bipolar.

John Green

Emotions, moods, impulses, ebb and flow with the tide of my life. Tidal waves, at times, in a bipolar mind.

Helen G

Madness is to think of too many things in succession too fast, or of one thing too exclusively.     

Voltaire

Mental illness is not in the business of making sense of itself.

Roni Askey-Doran