It is a sad but undeniable reality that people have died in the line of duty since the earliest days of the United Nations. The first was Ole Bakke, a Norwegian member of the United Nations guard detachment, shot and killed in Palestine in 1948. The toll since then has included colleagues at all levels.
What's really sad is that so many young women between the ages of 16 and 25 are ignorant and they already believe that women get the same pay as men. They don't even really understand that equality hasn't happened with the pay force.
The sad fact is that spending rises every year, no matter what people want or say they want.
Poverty makes you sad as well as wise.
I love sad songs. They say so much. I love country music but even the happy songs sound really sad.
When I moved out of my mom's house at 18 I was almost as sad to leave her sewing machine behind as anything else.
I don't have many sad days.
The good times of today, are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
It would be a sad day if we British stopped being cynical, but you sometimes wonder whether we overdo it.
It is sad to grow old but nice to ripen.
'Eyes Wide Open' took shape from two real life events straight from my own past. One was the sad suicide of my young nephew, a troubled kid, who was found at the bottom of a landmark cliff in central California. The second was a chance encounter forty years ago with none other than, ahem, Charles Manson!