Meaningful Quotes about Heartbreak
You never leave someone behind, you take a part of them with you and leave a part of yourself behind.
-- Author Unknown
Love makes time pass; time makes love pass. ~French Proverb
The day you betrayed my trust was the day that I lost all my trust for you. I believed that you would take care of my heart and that's why I left it with you. Well, I am taking it back because at this very moment I can't trust you with my heart in fear that you will hurt me once more. Unknown
It breaks my heart; it makes me sad to think of all the times we had. You made me laugh and you made me cry. And all that I can do is sigh and wonder why. Unknown
Let go. Why do you cling to pain? There is nothing you can do about the wrongs of yesterday. It is not yours to judge. Why hold on to the very thing which keeps you from hope and love?
-- Leo Buscaglia
Love is like a butterfly, it goes where it pleases and it pleases wherever it goes.
It is better to desire than to enjoy, to love than to be loved.—Hazlitt.
"Love is temporary...but friends are forever." - Kelly Wheeler
Each betrayal begins with trust.
If you're in a bad situation, don't worry it'll change. If you're in a good situation, don't worry it'll change.
John A. Simone, Sr.
Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward.
-- Author Unknown
It takes half the amount of time you dated someone to get over them.” - Sex and the City
Everything happens for a reason, people change so that you can learn to let go, things go wrong so you can appreciate them when they're right, and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can come together.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; But often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.
Hanging onto resentment is letting someone you despise live rent-free in your head.
-- Ann Landers
Weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning.—Psalm 30:5.
Who never loved ne'er suffered; he feels nothing,
Who nothing feels but for himself alone.
The heart never grows better by age, I fear rather worse; always harder. A young liar will be an old one; and a young knave will only be a greater knave as he grows older.—Chesterfield.
The quarrels of lovers are like summer storms; everything is more beautiful when they have passed.—Madame Necker
We must be willing to let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the life that is waiting for us.
-- Joseph Campbell
Sometimes I wish I were a little kid again, skinned knees are easier to fix than broken hearts. - Author Unknown
God is closest to those with broken hearts. - Jewish Saying
What is the opposite of two? A lonely me, a lonely you. - Richard Wilbur
I don't know why they call it heartbreak. It feels like every other part of my body is broken too. - Missy Altijd
Have you ever been hurt and the place tries to heal a bit, and you just pull the scar off of it over and over again. - Rosa Parks
I thought when love for you died, I should die.
It's dead. Alone, most strangely, I live on.
- Rupert Brooke
When love is lost, do not bow your head in sadness; instead keep your head up high and gaze into heaven for that is where your broken heart has been sent to heal. - Author Unknown
Relationships are like glass. Sometimes it's better to leave them broken than try to hurt yourself putting it back together. - Author Unknown
I hate the day, because it lendeth light
To see all things, but not my love to see.
- Edmund Spenser
Love is like a puzzle. When you're in love, all the pieces fit but when your heart gets broken, it takes a while to get everything back together. - Author Unknown
If we must part forever,
Give me but one kind word to think upon,
And please myself with, while my heart's breaking.
- Thomas Otway
Yet leave me not; yet, if thou wilt, be free;
Love me no more, but love my love of thee.
- Algernon Charles Swinburne
Walking, working, barely breathing
My thoughts, far away
Heart aching, mind racing
Sleep does not come easily, nor last long....
- Peter Winstanley
...Lost in your heart, lost in your eyes
Lost every day, no map to follow
Entire days, weeks, a blur
Flickers of light, in the darkness,
Only to be enveloped in shadows once more...
- Peter Winstanley
I prithee send me back my heart,
Since I cannot have thine;
For if from yours you will not part,
Why, then, shouldst thou have mine?
- John Suckling
As soon as forever is through, I'll be over you. - Toto