48 Heartbroken Quotes – Quotes about Heartbreak


Heartbreak is something that happens to everyone at some stage of our lives. How we choose to get through it and move onwards with our lives helps define us as human beings

Here is a collection of heartbroken quotes that will help strengthen you while you go through the trials of life.

Heartbroken Quotes

  1. “Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.” – Fulton Sheen
  2. “Never allow someone to be your priority while allowing yourself to be their option.” – Mark Twain
  3. “What do I have to do to make you see she can’t love you like me” – Sugarland
  4. “You’re gonna catch a cold from the ice inside your soul” – Christina Perri
  5. “Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.” – Kahlil Gibran
  6. “Stop being a prisoner of your past. Become the architect of your future.” – Robin Sharma
  7. “Think about any attachments that are depleting your emotional reserves. Consider letting them go.” – Oprah Winfrey
  8. “The heart was made to be broken.” – Oscar Wilde
  9. “There will be a time when you are forced to follow your heart away from someone you love.” – Ashly Lorenzana
  10. “You can victimize yourself by wallowing around in your own past.” – Wayne Dyer
  11. “I realise there’s something incredibly honest about trees in winter, how they’re experts at letting things go.” – Jeffrey McDaniel
  12. “If people refuse to look at you in a new light and they can only see you for what you were, only see you for the mistakes you’ve made, if they don’t realize that you are not your mistakes, then they have to go.”– Steve Maraboli
  13. “Why did I always end up loving the person who hurt me the most? Why was love so cruel?” – J.C. Reed
  14. “I’m not supposed to miss you, I’m not supposed to care” – Debra Cox
  15. “Then his heart, now broken into a thousand pieces, slowly began to turn to ice.” – Morgan Rhodes
  16. “I have lost and loved and won and cried myself to the person I am today.” – Charlotte Eriksson
  17. “The saddest thing about love is that not only that it cannot last forever, but that heartbreak is soon forgotten.” – William Faulkner
  18. “Love can sometimes be magic. But magic can sometimes just be an illusion.” – Javan
  19. “No matter how bad your heart is broken, the world doesn’t stop for your grief.” – Faraaz Kazi
  20. “So it’s true, when all is said and done, grief is the price we pay for love.” – E.A. Bucchianeri
  21. “There are a million ways to lose someone you love.” – Tammara Webber
  22. “Never love that which you cannot keep.” – Anonymous
  23. “Sometimes… Sometimes our hearts…crack a little.” – Brodi Ashton
  24. “They should tell you when you’re born: have a suitcase heart, be ready to travel.” – Gabrielle Zevin
  25. “Heartbreak could be lived with if it weren’t accompanied by regret.” – Laura Kasischke
  26. “When one door closes another door opens; but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us.” – Alexander Graham Bell
  27. “Let go. Why do you cling to pain? There is nothing you can do about the wrongs of yesterday. It is not yours to judge. Why hold on to the very thing which keeps you from hope and love?” – Leo Buscaglia
  28. “We are all Romeos looking for our Juliet, but never finding her.” – Rae Hacton
  29. “There are all kinds of ways for a relationship to be tested, even broken, some, irrevocably; it’s the endings we’re unprepared for.” – Katherine Owen
  30. “Once you had put the pieces back together, even though you may look intact, you were never quite the same as you’d been before the fall.” – Jodi Picoult
  31. “We have to do with the past only as we can make it useful to the present and the future.” – Frederick Douglass
  32. “Stab the body and it heals, but injure the heart and the wound lasts a lifetime.” – Mineko Iwasaki
  33. “’Hearts are breakable,’ Isabelle said. ‘And I think even when you heal, you’re never what you were before.’” – Cassandra Clare
  34. “Love hurts worse than getting slammed by a 250-pound linebacker.” – Miranda Kenneally
  35. “’Right actions in the future are the best apologies for bad actions in the past.” – Tryon Edwards
  36. “I know my heart will never be the same but I’m telling myself I’ll be okay” – Sara Evans
  37. “Don’t you EVER break someone’s heart, because they only have one. Break their bones, they have 206 on those!” – Jayy Von Monroe
  38. “Hands that never touch. Lips that never meet. The Almost Lovers, never to be.” – Rae Hachton
  39. “If you want to forget something or someone, never hate it, or never hate him/her. Everything and everyone that you hate is engraved upon your heart; if you want to let go of something, if you want to forget, you cannot hate.” – C. Joybell C.
  40. “Hanging on to resentment is letting someone you despise live rent-free in your head.” – Ann Landers
  41. “The past can’t hurt you anymore, not unless you let it.” – Alan Moore
  42. “I wish i were a little girl again, because skinned knees are easier to fix than broken heart.Julia Roberts”
  43. “The emotion that can break your heart is sometimes the very one that heals it…” – Nicholas Sparks
  44. “I never wanted but your heart–that gone, you have nothing more to give.” – Mary Wollstonecraft
  45. “I pray that former rejection and deep hurts will not color what I see and hear now.” – Sue Augustine
  46. “When trees burn, they leave the smell of heartbreak in the air.” – Jodi Thomas
  47. “Never regret yesterday. Life is in you today, and you make your tomorrow.” – L. Ron Hubbard
  48. “Sometimes you break your heart in the right way, if you know what I mean.” – Gregory Roberts


Hope you were moved by these Heartbroken Quotes.

Do you have any favorite quotes about heartbreak or words of encouragement that help you with life?


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