44+ Best Emo Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Profoundly inspirational emo quotes will encourage growth in life, make you wiser and broaden your perspective.

Famous Emo Quotes

I’m numb and I’m tired. Too much has happened today. I feel as if I’d been out in a pounding rain for forty eight hours without an umbrella or a coat. I’m soaked to the skin with emotion. Ray Bradbury

Poetry is just so emo he said. Oh, the pain. The pain. It always rains. In my soul. John Green

It’s not what happens to us, but our response to what happens to us that hurts us. Stephen R. Covey

Life is but a dream for the dead. Gerard Way

My inner world seems largely to consist of three rotating emotions: embarrassment, rage, and tension. Sometimes I feel excited, but I think that’s just positive tension. Carrie Fisher

She can paint a pretty picture but this story has a twist. The paintbrush is a razor and the canvas is her wrist. Amy Efaw

Feel, he told himself, feel, feel, feel. Even if what you feel is pain, only let yourself feel. P.D. James

Just because I wear black and keep a private journal, that doesn’t mean I’m going to blow up the school. Or terrorize mindless cheerleaders, for that matter. Kelly Creagh

Already I realize certain feelings I was not aware of, like the fear of being hurt. I despise my own hypersensitiveness, which requires so much reassurance. It is certainly abnormal to crave so much to be loved and understood.  Anaïs Nin

Yeah. I like Chopin. I feel like Chopin is emo. Do you like Chopin? Tao Lin

I’d forgotten how much feelings hurt. Elizabeth Scott

What do you do when the alienating silence deafens your bootless cries? Solange Nicole

Pardon me, but you really hurt my feelings. Jay Asher

You used to make me feel like I could walk on water Now most nights I’m just sinking down and down You’re the reason why I can’t listen to the same songs I used to. Real Friends

Until it happens to you, you won’t know how it feels. Lady Gaga

Those times when someone you thought was your friend talks about you behind your back really hurt. Even if you act like you don’t care, deep inside, you care. Zoey Rose Hawthorne

Anxiety is a feeling grown too large. A feeling grown aggressive and dangerous. You’re responsible for it’s consequences, you’re responsible for treating it. But Michael, you’re not responsible for causing it. You’re not morally at fault for it. No more than you would be for a tumor. Patrick Ness

I fell over twice. It was loud. The garden was black outside our circle of light. The endless night stretched all around us, so we told each other that we had to be close together, together in the dark. Laure Eve

The best feelings are those that have no words to describe them. Michelle Hammersley

There was nothing to be made of us intellectuals. We were a superfluous, irresponsible lot of talented chatterboxes for whom reality had no meaning. Hermann Hesse

We think too much and feel too little. Charlie Chaplin

I was pure and good. I loved it that they couldn’t understand how profound I was. Ian McEwan

My inner world seems largely to consist of three rotating emotions embarrassment, rage, and tension. Sometimes I feel excited, but I think that’s just positive tension. Carrie Fisher

I’m sorry, I didn’t realize they made shoes for emo ballerinas! Jacqueline E. Smith

It is a thousand pities never to say what one feels. Virginia Woolf

When people look at me, they automatically assume I’m dark and weird. Why can’t they see the truth? I’m just a girl, trying to find my place in the world. Gena Showwalter

I know I’m not supposed to care. But when it comes to you, what I’m supposed to be feeling has never seemed to matter. Penelope Ward

She said Mom closed up the house one day, turned the oven on full, and sat by its open door. Apparently it’s still a Cry For Help, even though our oven’s electric. D.B.C. Pierre

I’d rather feel nothing. It’s better. It’s easier.  Brooke Davis

Some mornings it’s just not worth it to chew through the leather straps. Emo Philips

A sky so full of feeling it cannot bring itself to rain. Brit Marling

Behind this smile in my face Lies the dark shadow of emptiness Hiding from your eyes within my gaze Concealed with sham happiness. Alexia Chase

I usually know almost exactly how I feel. The problem is, I just can’t tell anyone.  Meg Cabot

Between the suit and the pinkish hair, he looks like an emo gangster. A.G. Howard

I hid my deepest feelings so well I forgot where I placed them. Amy Tan

Tick Tock, The sun fell down; Ding Dong the moon took a peek, Ring Ding, It’s Harmonizing my Insanity. Whitney Smith

I am furious, nails digging into my palms, tears stinging my eyes. I feel a flash of intense anger. I feel as though something has been taken away from me.  Paula Hawkins

Not that I love thy children, whose dull eyes see nothing save their own unlovely woe, Whose minds know nothing, nothing care to know. Oscar Wilde

It hurt my feelings. I was getting jokes made at my expense on every late night show, people were making fun of me. I was really depressed. And because of that, and because my show was cancelled, I was looked at as a failure in this business. No one would touch me. I had no agent, no possibility of a job, I had nothing. Ellen Degeneres

Jon itu ibarat harimau yang terkurung aman di kandang. Kevinn lah kandangnya. Kita doakan saja harimau itu tidak akan pernah lepas. Adham T. Fusama

Depression is the most unpleasant thing I have ever experienced. It is that absence of being able to envisage that you will ever be cheerful again. The absence of hope. That very deadened feeling, which is so very different from feeling sad. Sad hurts but it’s a healthy feeling. It is a necessary thing to feel. Depression is very different.  J.K. Rowling

Honestly, I’d rather be anywhere else. Even home, where my dad begins almost every conversation with, You should lose the black clothes and wear something with color. Puh lease. Like I want to look like every Barbie clone in Hell High, a.k.a. Oklahoma’s insignificant Haloway High School. Ironically, Dad doesn’t appreciate the bright blue streaks in my originally blond/now-dyed-black hair. Go figure. That’s color, right? Gena Showwalter

I wish I could care what you do or where you go but I can’t. My dear, I don’t give a damn.  Margaret Mitchell