"Because depression is not just a bout of sadness, it is a period of not being yourself — of not even recognizing who that self is. It is being in a fog which prevents anything good from reaching you, which takes away the sense and joy of successes and amplifies failures a thousand times over."
“To hear someone tell you to “get over it,” or that you can will your way out of it, only makes you hate yourself more.”
"—growing up with depression around you will always make you question your own perception of reality—"
“When we are sick, we must take care of one another — even if we cannot see their wounds.”