Quotes containing word "miserable"

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Sell also: deplorable, down, hapless, measly, misfortunate, paltry, pathetic, pitiable, pitiful, poor, scurvy, suffering, woeful, wretched

Definitions and meanings of word "miserable"

• Adj: very unhappy; full of misery; examples: "he felt depressed and miserable", "a message of hope for suffering humanity", "wretched prisoners huddled in stinking cages"

• Adj: deserving or inciting pity; examples: "a hapless victim", "miserable victims of war", "the shabby room struck her as extraordinarily pathetic"- Galsworth", "piteous appeals for help", "pitiable homeless children", "a pitiful fate", "Oh, you poor thing", "his poor distorted limbs", "a wretched life"

• Adj: of the most contemptible kind; examples: "abject cowardice", "a low stunt to pull", "a low-down sneak", "his miserable treatment of his family", "You miserable skunk!", "a scummy rabble", "a scurvy trick"

• Adj: of very poor quality or condition; examples: "deplorable housing conditions in the inner city", "woeful treatment of the accused", "woeful errors of judgment"

• Adj: characterized by physical misery; examples: "a wet miserable weekend", "spent a wretched night on the floor"

• Adj: contemptibly small in amount; examples: "a measly tip", "the company donated a miserable $100 for flood relief", "a paltry wage", "almost depleted his miserable store of dried beans"

Featured authors with quotes containing word "miserable"

Brett Hull
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American Athlete, Vice President
Born Sunday 9 August 1964
Nick Cave
one quote about miserable
Australian Writer, Author, Actor, Musician, Composer, Songwriter
Born Sunday 22 September 1957
Francis Bacon
2 quotes about miserable
English Statesman, Philosopher, Author, Scientist
Saturday 21 January 1561 - Thursday 9 April 1626
Nicolas Chamfort
2 quotes about miserable
French Writer
Thursday 6 April 1741 - Sunday 13 April 1794
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
2 quotes about miserable
Roman Statesman, Philosopher, Dramatist
4 B.C. - 65 A.D.
Woody Allen
2 quotes about miserable
American Director
Sunday 1 December 1935 - Monday 8 January 2001
Joe Pantoliano
one quote about miserable
American Actor
Born Wednesday 12 September 1951
Sienna Miller
2 quotes about miserable
American Critic, Actress, Actor, Designer, Model
Born Monday 28 December 1981
John Stuart Mill
2 quotes about miserable
English Philosopher
Tuesday 20 May 1806 - Thursday 8 May 1873
Ricky Williams
2 quotes about miserable
American Athlete
Born Saturday 21 May 1977
George Bernard Shaw
2 quotes about miserable
Irish Dramatist
Saturday 26 July 1856 - Thursday 2 November 1950
Thomas Traherne
2 quotes about miserable
British Writer, Poet, Clergyman
1636 - Wednesday 10 October 1674

I'm not done yet making people miserable. If they're going to make me miserable, then I'm going to make them miserable.

Brett Hull

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I've been on jobs where there's that one actor who is just a miserable, miserable no-good, dirty bastard, and it just turns the whole process sour.

Joe Pantoliano

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To be blind is not miserable; not to be able to bear blindness, that is miserable.

John Milton

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Some of the most miserable people I know are some of the richest people in America, they are the most miserable individuals I've ever seen.

Chuck Norris

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I think at times I appear to be miserable when I am not... I might be having quite a good thought at that moment, but it seems I look miserable. I am not.

Damon Hill

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People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.

Nick Cave

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For instance, he says I let him play golf, and he says, he lets me be miserable in my job. Now - that doesn't quite sound right, does it? But nonetheless, I think for the first time in my life, I'm not going to be miserable in my life when I come and work at CNN.

Connie Chung

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I can't deal with actors! I can't deal with myself. We're neurotic and miserable ... I love doing what I'm doing, but while I'm doing it, I'm miserable.

Viola Davis

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Miserable is a good thing, though. If you start the day miserable, nobody else can screw up your day.

Jake Roberts

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Do I listen to pop music because I'm miserable or am I miserable because listen to pop music?

John Cusack

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They say it is better to be poor and happy than rich and miserable, but how about a compromise like moderately rich and just moody?

Princess Diana

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The truth will set you free, but first it will make you miserable.

James A. Garfield

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Marriage is miserable unless you find the right person that is your soulmate and that takes a lot of looking.

Marvin Gaye

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Always leave something to wish for; otherwise you will be miserable from your very happiness.

Baltasar Gracian

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I'm a happy-go-lucky character. I'm not that miserable. But I can never let anyone into my world.

Noel Gallagher

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The person who has nothing for which he is willing to fight, nothing which is more important than his own personal safety, is a miserable creature and has no chance of being free unless made and kept so by the exertions of better men than himself.

John Stuart Mill

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May I kiss you then? On this miserable paper? I might as well open the window and kiss the night air.

Franz Kafka

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I support gay marriage. I believe they have a right to be as miserable as the rest of us.

Kinky Friedman

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No thoroughly occupied person was ever found really miserable.

Walter Savage Landor

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Tis the only comfort of the miserable to have partners in their woes.

Miguel de Cervantes

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