Quotes, Heartbreak

19 Quotes Dedicated To The Recently Heartbroken (We Feel Ya!)

I know we’ve all been through heartbreak, and whether it’s been rough or not, it's something that is bound to happen. We open and pour our hearts on to those who we think feel the same way ... only to find out later that they don't.

Heartbreak was in hiding. We just happened to never notice the warning signs. Sometimes, we can see it from afar, and sometimes we won’t know it’s coming.

It isn’t all that bad, though. Getting heartbroken could open doors that never had the possibility of opening, which is why it’s important to let the heartbroken people out there know that it’s OK to be hurting.

It’s okay to feel lost or confused. As long as you don’t lose yourself in the hands of pain, you WILL be OK.

If you really think about it, heartbreak is nothing more than a phase. It withers away within time. Being patient with your heart is the most gentle way to care for it. 

I’ve learned that taking care of myself throughout a heartbreak period healed me in ways nothing or no one else could. Don’t be afraid to speak about the pain, because the more you shy away from social encounters, the more you shy away from yourself. Heartbreak is something everyone experiences, so you really aren't alone.

Read, write, paint, go for a bike ride, go out with your girlfriends, get your mind off of it completely. The more time invested in your pain, the more you’re going to endure it. No one knows yourself better than yourself, no one loves the way you love, no one hurts the way you hurt.

So if you're still hurting, here are 20 quotes to help you move past this and on to a better future, and to remind you that you WILL be OK once again.


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The memories will always be there.

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"'How do you know when it's over?' 'Maybe when you feel more in love with your memories than with the person standing in front of you.'"

Sometimes it's just better to let go.

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"I was saving you, but you were killing me and I was slowly disintegrating into the small pieces that once built the foundation we had."

Get out and explore what the world has to offer.

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"Displace the pain, put in a camera, a story, a poem, a song, a lover, a canvas."

Heartbreak can be destructive.

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"Loving you was the most exquisite form of self destruction."

Love heals, but not our brokenness.

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"And in the end we were all just humans ... drunk on the idea that love, only love, could heal our brokenness."

Don't continue to feel trapped.

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"Sometimes what you're most afraid of doing is the very thing that will set you free."

If they don't run after you, they're not worth it.

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"The hardest part about walking away from someone is the part where you realize that, no matter how slowly you go, they will never run after you."

It's all about having the patience.

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"Hang on it gets easier, then it gets okay, and then it feels like freedom."

It's not the end.

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"Sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together. -Marilyn Monroe"

Keep your chin up because things do get better.

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"The best revenge is to show them that your life is getting better after they're gone.

Moving on completely is refreshing.

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"We are neither on good terms or bad. We are no longer anything. -Jeigo"

Here's to new beginnings.

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"Trust that an ending is followed by a beginning."

Make a name for yourself.

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"Never be afraid to fall apart, it is an opportunity to rebuild yourself. -Rae Smith"

Being lonely for once is okay.

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"When I get lonely these days, I think: So BE lonely. Learn your way around loneliness. Make a map of it. Sit with it, for once in your life. Welcome to the human experience. But never again use another person's body or emotions as a scratching post for your own unfulfilled yearnings. -Elizabeth Gilbert"

Move on to better things.

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"You can't start the next chapter of your life if you keep re-reading the last one."

Life gets much easier from here.

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"This is the part where you find out who you are."

Well, that's their loss.

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"Some people will have to learn how to appreciate you by losing you."

Starting new is not bad after all.

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"When someone leaves you, it's not the end of your story, it's just the end of their part in your story."

Understand yourself and the rest is easy.

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"In order to move on, you must understand why you felt what you did why you no longer need to feel it. -Mitch Albom"