62+ Best Bad Relationship Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Bad relationships can take on a few different forms, and these negative experiences lower the quality of our lives and our overall level of happiness. Bad connections often ring multiple alarm bells. Inspirational bad relationship quotes will challenge the way you think, change the way you live and transform your whole life.

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Famous Bad Relationships Quotes

No partner in a love relationship should feel that he has to give up an essential part of himself to make it viable. May Sarton

It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages. Friedrich Nietzsche

While it may feel scary to be alone again, it may be even scarier to stay.

I used to think the worst thing in life was to end up all alone. It’s not. The worst thing in life is ending up with people who make you feel all alone Robin Williams

I mean, if the relationship can’t survive the long term, why on earth would it be worth my time and energy for the short term. Nicholas Sparks

There are people who bring you down, by just being them Malebo Sephodi

The one who loves the least, controls the relationship. Robert Anthony

A toxic relationship keeps dragging you down. It never helps you in becoming better.

A relationship without trust is like a car without gas, you can stay in it all you want, but it won’t go anywhere Michael J Herbert

Never let someone who contributes so little to a relationship control so much of it.

The most painful thing is losing yourself in the process of loving someone too much, and forgetting that you are special too. Ernest Hemingway

Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Steve Jobs

A bad relationship is like standing on broken glass, if you stay you will keep hurting. If you walk away, you will hurt but eventually you will heal. Autumn Kohler

You cannot thrive in toxic relationships.

Let go of those who are already gone

Until you let go of all the toxic people in your life, you will never be able to grow into your fullest potential. Let them go so you can grow. DLQ

It is better for someone to break your heart once by leaving your life, than for them to stay in your life and break your heart continually. Terry Mark

A healthy relationship doesn’t drag you down. It inspires you to be better

The death of one relationship always starts with small arguments and then the suspicions

The one who loves the least, controls the relationship. Robert Anthony

Just because someone desires you, does not mean that he values you. Julianne Cantarella

Sometimes you need to give up on people, not because you don’t care but because they don’t.

Why do you think of him because he’s not thinking about you. Amy Nicholson

Being alone may scare you, but being in a bad relationship may damage you

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

Never date someone who makes pain a side effect of love

Celebrate endings, for they precede new beginnings. Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The moment you start to wonder that you deserve a better person in life. You actually do

A bad relationship can do that, can make you doubt everything good you ever felt about yourself. Dionne Warwick

A broken heart bleeds tears. Steve Maraboli

The moment that you start to wonder if you deserve better, you do

So it’s true when all is said and done, grief is the price we pay for love. E. A. Bucchianeri

Leaving a toxic relationship means giving yourself an opportunity to understand your needs.

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

It’s better to be healthy alone than sick with someone else. Phil McGraw

Perhaps someday I’ll crawl back home, beaten, defeated. But not as long as I can make stories out of my heartbreak, beauty out of sorro

When your ex says You’ll never find anyone like me. Just smile and reply That’s the point.

If you’re in a relationship and all you do is cry, you need to stop and ask yourself, are you dating a human or an onion. Karen Salmansohn

Letting go of toxic people in your life is a big step in loving yourself. Hussein Nishah

If you’re giving love and not receiving it, you’re not in the right relationship. If you’re receiving it and not giving it, then you are taking advantage of the other person. Patti Stanger

Relationships are supposed to make you feel good. Relationships are NOT supposed to make you feel bad. Or guilty, insecure, ashamed, paranoid, or hopeless. Good. So when a relationship makes you feel bad, guilty, insecure, ashamed, paranoid, or hopeless, end it. Laura Bowers

Break free of toxic people and relationships, they erode your quality of life

Ending a toxic relationship often means beginning a new journey of self reflection and self care

Failed relationships can be described as so much wasted make up. Marian Keyes

Don’t stay in an unhealthy relationship because you think it’ll get better eventually. Know your worth and move on.

Better off alone than with someone who actually makes me always feel alone

Don’t light yourself on fire trying to brighten someone else’s existence. Charlotte Eriksson

Letting go of toxic people is an act of self care. Karen Salmansohn

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

The best way to move forward is to let go of the people holding you back.

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

I know that it really hurts to move on but it hurts more to stay somewhere you aren’t appreciated, respected and loved

It hurts like hell. And then one day, it doesn’t.

A bad relationship is like standing on broken glass, if you stay you will keep hurting. If you walk away, you will hurt but eventually you will heal. Autumn Kohler

Love sometimes comes like a dream and leaves like a nightmare

Ending an unhealthy relationship is not only courageous, but a monumental step in working towards a healthier relationship with yourself and others

Poisonous relationships can alter our perception. You can spend many years thinking you’re worthless. But you’re not worthless. You’re underappreciated. Steve Maraboli

Life is too short to spend time with people who suck the happiness out of you

Thinking of you is a poison I drink often. Atticus

Breaking up with an unhealthy partner gives you space to get to know what you need in a relationship

You broke my heart, I tried living with it. And then you broke my trust. That my dear is not acceptable