No matter how painful or bitter a break-up can be, love doesn’t simply evaporate overnight no matter how fervent we wish to get rid of heartache. Love stays and becomes our constant companion through dreary days, sleepless nights, tasteless meals, and sad love songs.
Time heals all wounds they say, and it is true with love. As you’re taking the time to heal, read these I Still Love You quotes. It might be difficult, but acknowledging your pain is the first step to letting go.
Love is so short, forgetting is so long. – Pablo Neruda
Through all the years and all the tears, you would think I would have at least one reason to stop loving you.
I will love you always. When this red hair is white, I will still love you. When the smooth softness of youth is replaced by the delicate softness of age, I will still want to touch your skin. When your face is full of the lines of every smile you have ever smiled, of every surprise I have seen flash through your eyes, when every tear you have ever cried has left its mark upon your face, I will treasure you all the more, because I was there to see it all. I will share your life with you, Meredith, and I will love you until the last breath leaves your body or mine. – Laurell K. Hamilton, A Lick of Frost
Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart. – Washington Irving
I saw that you were perfect, and so I loved you. Then I saw that you were not perfect and I loved you even more. – Angelita Lim
Something tells me I’m going to love him forever.
I love you in ways that you’ve never been loved. For reasons you’ve never been told. For longer than you think you deserved and with more than you will ever know existed inside me.
Still, I love you. In all my human ruins, in all my shining inadequacy, I love you. – Conny Cernik
Even after all this time, the sun never says to the earth, ‘You owe me.’ Look what happens with a love like that. It lights the whole sky. – Hafez
Just because I let you go does not mean I wanted to.
It doesn’t matter where you are now, or what you are doing. I still love you.
I still love you somehow even though I know you will never be mine but I just can’t get you out of my mind, my head, my heart, my life.
I’d never admit to it. But I still love you.
I went to sleep last night thinking about you, I woke up this morning still thinking about you. When I’m down, I whisper your name to myself and smile. I still love you, don’t doubt it. – Terry Mark
Love still makes you care even when you really don’t want to. – Terry Mark
I still love you. I will always love you, and that is all that matters. I will forgive you anything, and I will forgive you this. – Melissa de la Cruz, Lost in Time
I don’t care how complicated this gets. I still love you.
It’s funny how we can’t get love out of our system. It’s like a stain that stays no matter the forgetting.
There is a place inside me where your fingerprints still rest, your kisses still linger, and your whispers softly echo. It’s the place where a part of you will forever be a part of me. – Gretchen Kemp
The annoying thing about someone breaking your heart is the fact that you still love them. – Anmol Andore
The only difference between he and I, is that I’m still trying.
I wish time had better timing for you and me.
Loved you yesterday, love you still, always have, always will. – Elaine Davis
Even though you’re not here anymore and nowhere to be found, my heart says you’re still here and everywhere to be found.
I know your life can go on without me, that you can be happy without me, that you can survive without me. But even if you turn me away, I will still choose to stay with you and be your sweetest stranger forever.
Pleasure of love lasts but a moment. Pain of love lasts a lifetime. – Bette Davis
I cling on to my feelings of love for you. Someday, when I’m stronger, I will let go.
Unfortunately, we all have that one person we’d take back any second no matter how much they hurt us in the past. – Tinku Razoria
I still love you, that’s all I can feel. I still miss you, that’s all I can say.
Darling, No matter what happens, I will always love you.
No matter how much you broke my heart, I’ll still pray for you every night.
Letting you go wasn’t the hardest part. Still loving you is.
My love for you is like a mirror. You can break it into a million pieces but when you look close, you are still in it. – Anmol Andore
You will always have a special place in my heart, but we both got to move on. – London Mond
You hurt me and made me cry, yet I still love you. How stupid am I?
She doesn’t fall in love often, but when she does it is down into the bones. – J.M. Storm
You’re the one who broke my heart. You’re the reason why my world fell apart, you’re the one who made me cry, yet I’m still in love with you without knowing why.
I’m here. I love you. I don’t care if you need to stay up crying all night long, I will stay with you. If you need the medication again, go ahead and take it—I will love you through that, as well. If you don’t need the medication, I will love you, too. There’s nothing you can ever do to lose my love. I will protect you until you die, and after your death I will still protect you. I am stronger than Depression and I am braver than Loneliness and nothing will ever exhaust me. – Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman’s Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia
I may have cried a million times since we haven’t been together, but all the times you made me smile is what will remain in my heart forever.
Truth is I still love you and I’m not quite sure what to do with it. I just want to hold you and talk all night long like we used to. I just simply miss you.
When I think I’ve had enough / When I think I’ve given up / I look at you and just my luck / I’m screwed ‘Cause I still love you – Skinny Living, I Still Love You
The truth is, if I could be with anyone, it’d still be you.
I still have feelings for you. No matter how many times I tell myself that I’m better off without you, a part of me still loves you.
I promise I will never forget the day we met or the day we kissed. The sky may fall and the stars may too, but in the end I will still love you.
Yes, you hurt me. Yes, you cheated on me. Yes, you left me. Yes, I cared. Yes, I cried… but No, I haven’t stopped loving you. – Evan Ceaser
No matter what happens between us, I will always love you with everything I have.
Ask me why I keep on loving you when it’s clear that you don’t feel the same way for me… the problem is that as much as I can’t force you to love me, I can’t force myself to stop loving you.
You broke my heart but I still love you with all the pieces.
How can I move on, when I’m still in love with you. I’ve tried but no one is like you and the way you loved me is hard to replace and all the memories over the years are hard to forget.
Cause I will fall for you No matter what they say I still love you, I still love you – The Overtunes, I Still Love You
It is hard to let you go, even after all that you put me through.
After all this, I still love you. Isn’t that pathetic?
No matter what, I still love you.
You know it’s love when all you want is that person to be happy, even if you’re not part of their happiness. – Julia Roberts
I couldn’t unlove him; and I didn’t want to.
I still remember the first day I saw you.
If ever things would change and your love would fade, I’d still not break the promise I made. If you let go I’ll accept and there’s nothing I can do, but I’ll be there and still love you. – Kemis Khan
And then there are the songs I cannot listen to without hearing you.
Love is not about being with the person you love its about being apart from them and still loving and caring for the person. – Anurag Prakash Ray
Cold water eyes, blue as cartoon skies I can’t forget. She was everything, part of who I am, my one big regret. – Thunder