Into each life some rain must fall, some days be dark and dreary.
— Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered weak and weary.
Edgar Allan Poe dreary quote

Death is a very dull, dreary affair, and my advice to you is to have nothing whatever to do with it.
— W. Somerset Maugham

Nobody needs a smile so much as the one who has none to give. So get used to smiling heart-warming smiles, and you will spread sunshine in a sometimes dreary world.
— Lawrence G. Lovasik

Dying is a very dull, dreary affair. My advice to you is to have nothing whatever to do with it.
— Michel de Montaigne