30 Grief Quotes with Pictures


There is no more difficult and more painful time than a beloved one passing away.  Saying Images would like to send our thoughts to you through these special grief quotes & pictures that we’ve created. Stay strong.


I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge. That myth is more potent than history. That dreams are more powerful than facts. That hope always triumphs over experience. That laughter is the only cure for grief. And I believe that love is stronger than death. – Robert Fulghum

Grief is the price we pay for love – Queen Elizabeth II


Grief falls upon human beings as the rain, not selecting good or evil, visiting the innocent, condemning those who have done no wrong. – Richard Jefferies


The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing… not healing, not curing… that is a friend who cares. – Henri Nouwen

The reality is that you will grieve forever. You will not “get over” the loss of a loved one; you will learn to live with it. You will heal and you will rebuild yourself around the loss you have suffered. You will be whole again, but you will never be the same. Nor should you be the same, nor would you want to. -Elizabeth Kubler-Ross & John Kessler

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Grieving is a necessary passage and a difficult transition to finally letting go of sorrow – it is not a permanent rest stop. – Dodinsky


In times of grief and sorrow I will hold you and rock you and take your grief and make it my own. When you cry I cry and when you hurt I hurt. And together we will try to hold back the floods to tears and despair and make it through the potholed street of life ― Nicholas Sparks

They say time heals all wounds, but that presumes the source of the grief is finite ― Cassandra Clare


Grief is love’s unwillingness to let go.


When your fear touches someone’s pain, it becomes pity, when your love touches someone’s pain, it become compassion. ― Stephen Levine


Grief is in two parts. The first is loss. The second is the remaking of life. – Anne Roiphe


Don’t grieve. Anything you lose comes round in another form. ― Rumi


Grief can take care if itself, but to get the full value of a joy you must have somebody to divide it with. – Mark Twain


See Also: The 30 Best Classic Mark Twain Quotes

Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal.


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Some people come into our lives and quickly go. Some stay for a while & leave footprints on our hearts and we are never, ever the same – C.C.Scott


I think faith is incredibly important because you will become overwhelmed with what’s happening and you will have waves of grief, but when you turn to your faith, I believe God will give you waves of grace to get through it. – Joel Osteen

Tears shed for another person are not a sign of weakness. They are a sign of a pure heart. ― José N. Harris


Tears are the silent language of grief. – Voltaire


No one feels another’s grief, no one understands another’s joy. People imagine they can reach one another. In reality they only pass each other. – Franz Schubert


What we have once enjoyed deeply we can never lose. All that we love deeply becomes a part of us. – Helen Keller


Grief is not a disorder, a disease or sign of weakness. It is an emotional, physical and spiritual necessity, the price you pay for love. The only cure for grief is to grieve – Earl Grollman


Grief can be the garden of compassion. If you keep your heart open through everything, your pain can become your greatest ally in your life’s search for love and wisdom. – Rumi


See Also: Top 30 Rumi Quotes on Love & Life

Do not brood over your past mistakes and failures as this will only fill your mind with grief, regret and depression. Do not repeat them in the future. – Swami Sivananda


People in grief need someone to walk with them without judging them. – Gail Sheehy


There is something you must always remember: you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think. – Winnie the Pooh


See Also: 25 Inspiring Winnie The Pooh Quotes & Pictures

Share these grief quotes with your friends or family who needs them. Sadness is more bearable when the burden of grief is shared with people who care.

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