Gloomy Sayings and Quotes

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


Never yield to gloomy anticipation. Place your hope and confidence in God. He has no record of failure.     

Lettie Cowman

What a gloomy thing, not to know the address of one's soul.     

Victor Hugo

If a man be gloomy let him keep to himself. No one has the right to go croaking about society, or what is worse, looking as if he stifled grief.     

Benjamin Disraeli

Do you feel gloomy? Lift your eyes. Stand on your feet. Say a few words of appreciation and love to the Lord. Be positive.     

Gordon B. Hinckley

Don't be gloomy. Even if you are not happy, put a smile on your face. Life is about joy, something to be happy and excited about.     

Gordon B. Hinckley

When you find yourselves a little gloomy, look around you and find somebody that is in a worse plight than yourself; go to him and find out what the trouble is, then try to remove it with the wisdom which the Lord bestows upon you; and the first thing you know, your gloom is gone, you feel light, the Spirit of the Lord is upon you, and everything seems illuminated.     

Lorenzo Snow

No matter how dark and gloomy it looks in your life right now, if you'll release the weight of those burdens, you will see the sun break forth.     

Joel Osteen

When you feel gloomy, think what has been done within the last year. How, rising from nothing.     

Swami Vivekananda

The gloomy and the resentful are always found among those who have nothing to do or who do nothing.     

Samuel Johnson

In narrow and gloomy streets, keep your spirit high!     

Mehmet Murat ildan

A gloomy guest fits not a wedding feast.     

Friedrich Schiller