100 DEEP Break Up Quotes : Learn From A Broken Heart

Breakups, while often painful, can also be moments of profound insight and growth. Here are unique quotes that capture the complexity of endings and the hopeful beginnings they can herald:

Best Break Up Quotes

“Sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.” — Marilyn Monroe

“The heart was made to be broken.” — Oscar Wilde

“Pain makes you stronger, fear makes you braver, and heartbreak makes you wiser.”

“The hardest part about walking away from you is knowing that you won’t run after me.”

“You have to accept that some chapters in our lives have to close without closure.”

“Letting go means realizing that some people are a part of your history, but not a part of your destiny.”

“Breakups hurt, but losing someone who doesn’t respect and appreciate you is actually a gain, not a loss.”

“Your value doesn’t decrease based on someone’s inability to see your worth.”

“It’s better to be alone than in bad company.”

“One of the most courageous decisions you’ll ever make is to finally let go of what is hurting your heart and soul.”

“Sometimes, we just need to be alone to find out who we really are and what we really want.”

“Cry, forgive, learn, move on. Let your tears water the seeds of your future happiness.”

“Someday, it’s gonna make sense.”

“If you really love someone, set them free. If they come back, they’re yours; if they don’t, they never were.”

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

“Never allow someone to be your priority while allowing yourself to be their option.”

“We must be willing to let go of the life we planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us.” — Joseph Campbell

“Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.” — Dr. Seuss

“You can love them, forgive them, want good things for them… but still move on without them.”

“The only way to heal a broken heart is to give yourself time and space.”

Heart Touching Breakup Quotes

“The saddest thing about love is that not only the love cannot last forever, but even the heartbreak is soon forgotten.” — William Faulkner

“Sometimes the person you want most is the person you’re best without.”

“When someone leaves, it’s because someone else is about to arrive.”

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

“Love is unconditional. Relationships are not.”

“Hearts will never be practical until they are made unbreakable.” — The Wizard of Oz

“Some people think that it’s holding on that makes one strong; sometimes it’s letting go.” — Hermann Hesse

“And ever has it been known that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.” — Khalil Gibran

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

“Moving on is simple; it’s what you leave behind that makes it so difficult.”

“The pain of parting is nothing to the joy of meeting again.” — Charles Dickens

“Sometimes, when one person is missing, the whole world seems depopulated.” — Lamartine

“You don’t die from a broken heart; you only wish you did.”

“It hurts to breathe because every breath I take proves I can’t live without you.”

“The heart is the only broken instrument that works.” — T.E. Kalem

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

“The hottest love has the coldest end.” — Socrates

“When you are sorrowful, look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.” — Khalil Gibran

“Our greatest joy and our greatest pain come in our relationships with others.” — Stephen R. Covey

“The cure for a broken heart is simple, my lady. A hot bath and a good night’s sleep.” — Margaret George

Sad Break Up Quotes

“The hardest thing I’ll ever do is walk away still loving you.”

“You left, and my heart is a ceaseless sermon of loneliness.”

“It’s hard to forget someone who gave you so much to remember.”

“I gave you my heart; I just didn’t expect to get it back in pieces.”

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

“You flew off with the wings of my heart and left me flightless.”

“I never knew I could feel so much pain, and yet be so in love with the person causing it.”

“I think it’s time I let you go. It’s hard to do because part of me will be in love with you for the rest of my life.”

“Loving you was like going to war; I never came back the same.”

“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.” — Gunnar Ardelius

“It’s better to have your heart broken once by walking away than to stay and have it broken over and over again.”

“You can never cross the ocean unless you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.”

“The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keeps out the joy.” — Jim Rohn

“It hurts to let go, but sometimes it hurts more to hold on.”

“A breakup is like a broken mirror. It is better to leave it broken than hurt yourself trying to fix it.”

“The most painful goodbyes are the ones that are never said and never explained.”

“There is an ocean of silence between us, and I am drowning in it.”

“I don’t miss you. I miss the person I thought you were.”

“The heart was made to be broken.” — Oscar Wilde

“Sometimes, the only soul that can mend a broken heart is the one that broke it. For they are the ones holding all the pieces.”

Short Break Up Quotes

“This too shall pass.”

“Love hurts.”

“I miss us.”

“Better things are coming.”

“It’s time to let go.”

“Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.”

“Letting go is hard, but being free is worth it.”

“Moving on is a process.”

“What’s broken can be mended.”

“Healing starts with acceptance.”

“Broken hearts still beat.”

“Change is the only constant.”

“Pain is temporary.”

“Every ending is a new beginning.”

“Love will find you again.”

“It’s okay to cry.”

“This is not the end.”

“Strength comes from struggle.”

“Love yourself first.”

“You are enough.”

Funny Break Up Quotes

“I just broke up with someone, and the last thing he 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?'” — Unknown

“You’re like a song I heard when I was a child but forgot I knew until I heard it again.”

“I used to be married, but I’m better now.” — Anonymous

“I’m not sure why you dumped me, but I hope you have a good time seeing what you’re missing.”

“I’m single. You’re single. Coincidence? I think not.”

“I finally realized we’re not meant to be. And, by ‘we,’ I mean ‘you and happiness.'”

“A break up is like a broken mirror. It’s better to leave it broken than hurt yourself trying to fix it.”

“It’s not you. It’s someone else.”

“We were on a break!” — Ross Geller, Friends

“Do you know why they call it a ‘breakup’? Because it’s broken.”

“I’m too busy for a relationship. I’m saving the world one sarcastic comment at a time.”

“Breaking up is like knocking over a Coke machine. You can’t do it in one push. You got to rock it back and forth a few times, and then it goes over.” — Jerry Seinfeld

“I think we need to spend some time apart; you’re beginning to make sense.”

“You know, I was born to stand out. I think we need a break so you can catch up.”

“It’s not you; it’s your taste in music.”

“We were a perfect couple; we just weren’t perfect for each other.”

“If you love something, set it free. If it comes back, it’s yours. If it doesn’t, hunt it down and kill it.”

“I hope that one day, you look back at what we had and regret every single thing you did to let it end.”

“You’re like my favorite sweater: warm, comforting, and totally replaceable.”

“I’m so miserable without you; it’s almost like having you here.”

From heartfelt and profound to lighthearted and humorous, these inspirational quotes help you find the right words for any breakup situation.