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18 of the Most Profoundly Sad Quotes in All of Literature

Sometimes, people have bad days. This is indisputable, just like the laws of gravity or the fact that Michael B. Jordan looks best when he’s holding a puppy. 

When this happens, the only thing you can do is lean into it. Just really indulge that bad day by reading a bunch of super sad literary quotes and maybe learning a little something about life in the process. Interested? Then we have just the slideshow for you.