Break up quotes and sayings

Relationships are like glass. Sometimes it’s better to leave them broken than try to hurt yourself putting it back together.

The hottest love has the coldest end.

Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.
Kahlil Gibran

The heart was made to be broken.
Oscar Wilde

More quotes

Love is unconditional, relationships are not.
Grant Gudmundson

It takes a couple seconds to say Hello, but forever to say Goodbye.

I just broke up with someone and the last thing she said to me was “You’ll never find anyone like me again!” I’m thinking, “I should hope not! If I don’t want you, why would I want someone like you.”

And I shall find some girl perhaps, and a better one than you, With eyes as wise, but kindlier, and lips as soft, but true, and I daresay she will do.
Rupert Brooke

To love a person is to learn the song that is in their heart and sing it to them when they have forgotten
Thomas Chandler

If you really love something set it free. If it comes back it’s yours, if not it wasn’t meant to be.

When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.
Alexander Graham Bell

When you break up, your whole identity is shattered. It’s like death.
Dennis Quaid

It is better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
Alfred Lord Tennyson

If you love me, let me know. If not, please gently let me go.

I ne’er can love another As long as life may stand. No maid the wide world over Shall hold this heart or hand.

I don’t miss him, I miss who I thought he was.

The loss of love is not nearly as painful as our resistance to accepting it is.
Tigress Luv

Trying to forget someone you love is like trying to remember someone you never knew.

Never regret. If it’s good, it’s wonderful. If it’s bad, it’s experience.
Victoria Holt

Nothing hurts more than realizing he meant everything to you, but you meant nothing to him.

The hardest part of loving someone is knowing when to let go, and knowing when to say goodbye.

If your love does not work with that person, it just means that someone else loves you more.

Never say are you allright to someone suffering from a breakup…it doesn’t help

Breaking up is just like having the worst nightmare after having the best dream

Everyone tells me I should forget about you, you don’t deserve me. They’re right, you don’t deserve me, but I deserve you.

It’s hard to tell your mind to stop loving someone when your heart still does.

Never be sad for what is over, just be glad that it was once yours.

You have to forgive to forget, and forget, to feel again.

They that sow in tears shall reap in joy.

I refuse to let what happened to me make me bitter. I still completely believe in love and I’m open to anything that will happen to me.
Nicole Kidman

If you say, I love you, then you have already fallen in love with language, which is already a form of break up and infidelity.
Jean Baudrillard

One way to break up any kind of tension is good deep breathing.
Byron Nelson

Now that I have loved so purely and deeply, I have realized how lonely I really am.

One day you’ll ask me, “which is more important to you, me or your life” I’ll say, “My life” and you’ll go and leave me without knowing that you are my life…

I didn’t realize how much I loved him until he was standing there and he wasn’t mine any more.
Laura Esparz

I could never regret loving you because even if you didn’t love me anymore, I know that you once did and that is the most wonderful feeling because I never though t that I deserved your love

Hearts will never be practical until they are made unbreakable.
Wizard of Oz

Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.
Washington Irving

To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.
William M. Thackeray

Breaking up is a natural evolution when you try to figure out what you want in life. If you’re with an individual who isn’t moving in the same direction and at the same rate that you are, it ain’t going to work.

I don’t know what to do now that we’re apart; I don’t know how to live without the other half of my heart.

From an angel’s wings to a fallen star, God makes everything but unbreakable hearts.
Jessica Andrews

The pain of having a broken heart is not so much as to kill you, yet not so little as to let you live.

A break up is like a broken mirror. It is better to leave it broken than hurt yourself to fix it.

Take a second out to think about this: in your life you search and search for the right person for you. Every time you break up with someone you get one step closer to that person. You should look at moving on as getting closer to meeting the one.
Ian Philpot

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

Sometimes the person you really need is the one you didn’t think you wanted.

I broke up with someone, and she said, “You’ll never find anyone like me again.” And I’m thinking, ‘I hope not!’ Does anybody end a bad relationship and say, “By the way, do you have a twin?
Larry Miller

If someone you love hurts you cry a river, build a bridge, and get over it.

No matter who broke your heart, or how long it takes to heal, you’ll never get through it without your friends.

There is one thing I would break up over, and that is if she caught me with another woman. I won’t stand for that.
Steve Martin

Turning a breakup into a break-over … We want women to know that as bad as it can be, it can also be an opportunity to reinvent yourself.
Greg Behrend

I hate to see the one I love happy with somebody but I surely hate it more to see the one I love unhappy with me…

Better never to have met you in my dream than to wake and reach for hands that are not there.
Otomo No Yakamochi

Friends will keep you sane Love could fill your heart A lover can warm your bed But lonely is the soul Without a mate.
David Pratt

I have seen the breakups between people who love each other and rush into getting married too quickly and I do not want to make that mistake.
Paris Hilton

When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with someone, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.

You don’t realize how much you care about someone until they don’t care about you.

I never knew how quickly I would go from someone that you loved to someone you used to know.
Collin Raye

Love begins with a smile, grows with a kiss, and ends with a teardrop.