70 Broken Heart Quotes to Help You Heal and Move Forward

Heartbreak is a part of the human experience.

This might be the outcome of a traumatic loss, such as the death of someone we love, or the disintegration of an intimate connection, such as a breakup with a significant other.

In times of grief and anguish, it is critical to remember that you are not alone in your suffering.

Heartbreak is a universal emotion and many others have emerged stronger on the other side of comparable sentiments of despair.

Whether you’re in the pangs of bereavement or picking up the pieces after a breakup, these heartbreak quotes can offer peace and comfort.

They are gentle reminders of our innate ability to heal, grow and rediscover love and happiness.

May these quotes soothe your aching heart and serve as a beacon of hope, guiding you to healing and resilience.

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Thinking of you is a poison I drink often. ~ Atticus.

Come back! Even as a shadow, even as a dream. ~ Euripides.

You didn’t break my heart; you freed it. ~ Steve Maraboli.

Sometimes you have to unfollow people in real life. ~ Unknown.

The friendship that can cease has never been real. ~ Saint Jerome.

A girl doesn’t need anyone who doesn’t need her. ~ Marilyn Monroe.

You don’t die from a broken heart. You only wish you did. ~ Unknown.

Courage is the power to let go of the familiar. ~ Raymond Lindquist.

Best Quotes for Broken Heart

You weren’t just a star to me. You were my whole damn sky. ~ Unknown.

You can’t buy love, but you can pay heavily for it. ~ Henny Youngman.

I will never regret loving you, only believing you loved me too. ~ Unknown.

It is the heart that has been pierced that feels the most. ~ Jocelyn Murray.

No matter where you go, you will always be in my heart. ~ Anthony T. Hincks.

Loving you was like going to war; I never came back the same. ~ Warsan Shire.

I gave you my heart, I just didn’t expect to get it back in pieces. ~ Unknown.

Love is only made more valuable by the risk of heartbreak. ~ Alessandra Torre.

Broken Heart Quotes to Help You Heal

In the depths of sorrow we will eventually find an unwavering light. ~ Unknown.

I wanted love to conquer all. But love can’t conquer anything. ~ David Levithan.

If you start to miss me, remember: I didn’t walk away, you let me go. ~ Unknown.

You flew off with the wings of my heart and left me flightless. ~ Stelle Atwater.

When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure. ~ Unknown.

It’s hard asking someone with a broken heart to fall in love again. ~ Eric Kripke.

Pleasure of love lasts but a moment. Pain of love lasts a lifetime. ~ Bette Davis.

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Quotes About Broken Hearts

Love that remains longest in your heart is the one that is not returned. ~ Unknown.

The only thing a boyfriend was good for was a shattered heart. ~ Becca Fitzpatrick.

I won’t ever leave you, even though you’re always leaving me. ~ Audrey Niffenegger.

One day you’ll finally see, your biggest mistake was not loving me. ~ Nishan Panwar.

Heartbreak could be lived with if it weren’t accompanied by regret. ~ Laura Kasischke.

The whole world can become the enemy when you lose what you love. ~ Kristina McMorris.

You wanted to see the world. And yet, all I want is to see you. ~ Sade Andria Zabala.

The shattering of a heart when being broken is the loudest quiet ever. ~ Carroll Bryant.

Broken Heart Quotes to Help You Move Forward

The heart is heaviest when it’s empty and lightest when it’s full. ~ Helen Scott Taylor.

She’s gone. She gave me a pen. I gave her my heart, and she gave me a pen. ~ Lloyd Dobler.

I know my heart will never be the same, but I’m telling myself I’ll be okay. ~ Sara Evans.

Pain makes you stronger. Tears make you braver. Heartbreak makes you wiser. ~ Marc & Angel.

In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on. ~ Robert Frost.

To fall in love is awfully simple, but to fall out of love is simply awful. ~ Bess Myerson,

My heart’s cracking apart all over again because of the way I’ve missed him. ~ Jolene Perry.

My feet will want to walk to where you are sleeping but I shall go on living. ~ Pablo Neruda.

Wise Broken Heart Quotes

Some of us think holding on makes us strong, but sometimes it is letting go. ~ Hermann Hesse.

Nothing helps a broken heart like having someone wonderful give you theirs. ~ Rita Stradling.

No matter how hard your heart is broken, the world doesn’t stop for your grief. ~ Faraaz Kazi.

When your heart is broken, you plant seeds in the cracks and you pray for rain. ~ Andrea Gibson.

Heart Broken Quotes

Never allow someone to be your priority while allowing yourself to be their option. ~ Mark Twain.

The emotion that can break your heart is sometimes the very one that heals it. ~ Nicholas Sparks.

It is strange how often a heart must be broken before the years can make it wise. ~ Sara Teasdale.

Lovers in love and the other’s run away. Lover is crying ’cause the other won’t stay. ~ Lisa Loeb.

Broken Heart Quotes

Crying is a way your eyes speak when your mouth can’t explain how broken your heart is. ~ Unknown.

I am hopelessly in love with a memory. An echo from another time, another place. ~ Michael Faudet.

The human heart is the only thing whose worth increases the more it is broken. ~ Shakieb Orgunwall.

The scariest thing is that we didn’t even have to be together for you to break my heart. ~ Unknown.

Healing from Broken Heart Quotes

To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose is the next best. ~ William Makepeace Thackeray.

I will never love another. Not like I loved you. I just don’t have the love for it again. ~ Atticus.

Heart Break Quotes

The most painful goodbyes are the ones that are left unsaid and never explained. ~ Jonathan Harnisch.

What a painful thing to taste forever in the eyes of someone who doesn’t see the same. ~ Perry Poetry.

Only time can heal your broken heart. Just as only time can heal his broken arms and legs. ~ Miss Piggy.

Hearts are breakable. And I think even when you heal, you’re never what you were before. ~ Cassandra Clare.

And they can’t understand, what hurts more – missing the other person, or pretending not to. ~ Khadija Rupa.

Broken Heart Quotes That Are Wise and Insightful

I wish I could hurt you the way you hurt me. But I know that if I had the chance, I wouldn’t do it. ~ Unknown.

He loved me. He loved me, but he doesn’t love me anymore, and it’s not the end of the world. ~ Jennifer Weiner.

In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends. ~ Martin Luther King, Jr.

It’s amazing how someone can break your heart and you can still love them with all the little pieces. ~ Ella Harper.

I don’t know why they call it heartbreak. It feels like every other part of my body is broken too. ~ Terri Guillemets.

The Broken Heart Quotes

You left with my soul in your fists and my heart in your teeth, and I don’t want either of them back. ~ Colleen Hoover.

A heartbreak is a blessing from God. It’s just his way of letting you realize he saved you from the wrong one. ~ Unknown.

A broken heart is the worst. It’s like having broken ribs. Nobody can see it, but it hurts every time you breathe. ~ Unknown.

The worst feeling in the world is when you can’t love anyone else because your heart still belongs to the one who broke it. ~ Unknown.

If love is like driving a car, then I must be the worst driver in the world. I missed all the signs and ended up lost. ~ Brian MacLearn.

One day you’re going to remember me and how much I loved you… then you’re going to hate yourself for letting me go. ~ Aubrey Drake Graham.

I think you are wrong to want a heart. It makes most people unhappy. If you only knew it, you are in luck not to have a heart. ~ L. Frank Baum.

So these were the 70 Broken Heart Quotes that are wise and will help you heal.

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