“Be not the slave of your own past. Plunge into the sublime seas, dive deep and swim far, so you shall come back with self-respect, with new power, with an advanced experience that shall explain and overlook the old.”
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
The Chicken or the Egg
Barring a chemical imbalance, a reliable source tells me that depression is anger turned inwards. Is depression the underlying cause of a personality disorder or, is a personality disorder a coping mechanism for depression?