Broken Heart Quotes and Sayings
Love is like a puzzle. When youâ€™re in love, all the pieces fit but when your heart gets broken, it takes a while to get everything back together.
- Author Unknown
It takes a minute to like someone, and hour to love someone, but to forget someone takes a life time.
- Unknown Author
Take away love and our earth is a tomb.
- Robert Browning
Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.
- Washington Irving
Love begins with a smile, grows with a kiss, and ends with a teardrop.
Once your heart gets broken you start to see cracks in everything.
The beauty of the world has two edges, one of laughter, one of anguish, cutting the heart asunder.
- Virginia Woolf
They say that if you love someone you should let them go,
but they never say what to do when they donâ€™t come back.
Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.
- Kahlil Gibran
The cure for anything is salt water – sweat, tears, or the sea.
- Isak Dinesen
Itâ€™s been raining since you left me, now Iâ€™m drowning in the flood.
You see, Iâ€™ve always been a fighter, but without you I give up.
Heavy hearts, like heavy clouds in the sky, are best relieved by the letting of a little water.
- Antoine Rivarol
Heaven knows we need never be ashamed of our tears, for they are rain upon the blinding dust of earth, overlying our hard hearts.
- Charles Dickens
I never knew until that moment how bad it could hurt to lose something you never really had.
My love lies bleeding.
- Thomas Campbell
When love was knocking on my door,
I had to pretend I wasnâ€™t home;
that way, I would never be hurt again.
I will always regret that decision.
I thought when love for you died, I should die.
Itâ€™s dead. Alone, most strangely, I live on.
- Rupert Brooke
The flame of love is now just a cold loneliness.
- Uniek Swain
It is foolish to tear oneâ€™s hair in grief, as though sorrow would be made less by baldness.
Sadness flies on the wings of the morning and out of the heart of darkness comes the light.
- Jean Giraudoux
They say that time heals all wounds but all itâ€™s done so far is give me more time to think about how much I miss you.
- Ezbeth Wilder
I expanded with the joy of your love and presence but now that youâ€™re gone I just feel bloated.
- Carrie Latet
With what a deep devotedness of woe
I wept thy absence – oâ€™er and oâ€™er again
Thinking of thee, still thee, till thought grew pain,
And memory, like a drop that, night and day,
Falls cold and ceaseless, wore my heart away!
- Thomas Moore
The heart is the only broken instrument that works.
- T.E. Kalem
In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.
- Mignon McLaughlin
Love is unconditional, relationships are not.
- Grant Gudmundson
For all sad words of tongue and pen, the saddest are these, It might have been.
- John Greenleaf Whittier
Reject your sense of injury and the injury itself disappears.
- Marcus Aurelius
The greatest pain that comes from love is loving someone you can never have.
Trying to forget someone you love is like trying to remember someone you never knew.
The best way to mend a broken heart is time and girlfriends.
- Gwyneth Paltrow
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.
God is closest to those with broken hearts.
- Jewish Saying