Not everything about love is great. Sometimes, it comes with pain and sadness. It will make you cry and temporarily fill your heart with hatred, especially when your heart is broken. Despite that, however, love is still a beautiful thing. You just have to allow yourself to heal and get back on your feet before you can see that again.
As you are mending your broken heart, here’s a collection of sad love quotes to help you get over the pain and start moving on.
Sad Love Quotes and Quotations
A broken heart is the worst. It’s like having broken ribs. Nobody can see it, but it hurts every time you breathe.
Don’t let your happiness depend on something you may lose. – C.S Lewis
Moving on is simple; it’s what you leave behind that makes it so difficult.
A broken heart is just the growing pains necessary so that you can love more completely when the real thing comes along. – J.S.B. Morse
When you’re around someone so much, for so long, they become a part of you. And when they change or go away, you don’t know who you are without them.
Every time your heart is broken, a doorway cracks open to a world full of new beginnings, new opportunities. – Patti Roberts
Sometimes it takes a heartbreak to shake us awake and help us see we are worth so much more than we’re settling for. – Mandy Hale
Pain has a crucial role in our lives because it acts as a learning lesson which makes us wiser and more adequate in dealing with life’s idiosyncrasies. When we engage with our suffering completely, we reach a place where pain transforms into acceptance and love.
All cold and distant people have a reason for hiding their true selves. If they open up to you just a little, you could see how much pain and love they’ve hidden for so long.
Hearts will never be made practical until they are made unbreakable. – L. Frank Baum
It hurts when you have someone in your heart but can’t have in your arms.
A heartbreak is a blessing from God. It’s just his way of letting you realize he saved you from the wrong one.
Never make someone a priority, when all you are to them is an option.
Having your heart broken is a different type of pain than breaking someone’s heart. While guilt is heavier, grief is more alienating. As victims of someone else’s mistakes, it is harder to accept the pain inflicted on us.
There are many ways of breaking a heart. Stories were full of hearts broken by love, but what really broke a heart was taking away its dream – whatever that dream might be. – Pearl Buck
This is the problem with getting attached to someone. When they leave, you just feel lost.
Some say it’s painful to wait for someone. Some say it’s painful to forget someone. But the worst pain comes when you don’t know whether to wait or forget.
Everybody is going to hurt you; you just gotta find the ones worth suffering for.
If you love someone, tell them because hearts are often broken by words left unspoken.
I tried to forget you, but the harder I tried, the more I thought about you.
Waiting for you is like waiting for rain in a drought – useless and disappointing.
It’s like once you’ve been hurt, you’re so scared to get attached again. You have this fear that every person you start to fall for is just going to break your heart again.
The greater your capacity to love, the greater your capacity to feel the pain.
I love crying in the rain, because when I do, no one can hear the pain.
Your heart is the most precious part of you. Never give it to someone who doesn’t appreciate it.
When people can walk away from you, let them walk. Your destiny is never tied to anybody who left.
If a man wants you, nothing can keep him away. If he doesn’t want you, nothing can make him stay.
When you are in love and you get hurt, it’s like a cut. It will heal, but there will always be a scar.
Love that remains longest in your heart is the one that is not returned.
Never lose yourself while trying to hold on to someone who doesn’t care about losing you.
It’s hard to wait around for something you know might never happen, but it’s even harder to give up when it’s everything you want.
Every heart has a pain. Only the way of expressing it is different. Fools hide it in eyes, while the brilliant hide it in their smile.
What do you do when the only one who can make you stop crying is the one who is making you cry?
One of the hardest things in life is watching the person you love, love someone else.
It’s hard to forget someone who gave you so much to remember.
Life would be so much easier if we only fell in love with people that would love us back.
Allow your broken heart to feel pain as it’s mending. These sad love quotes can help you in the process of healing.