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I hope you like these sad Broken Heart Quotes from my large collection of sad quotes and sayings about life and love. I also have a whole website devoted to Broken Heart Quotes.
Lovers who have been left, lose confidence and become afraid.
They learn to leave relationships first.
The broken hearted become the heart breakers.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie
Related topics: Sad Feeling-Down Romantic Love Relationship
The heart will break, but broken live on.
- Lord Byron
A broken heart is what makes life so wonderful five years later,
when you see the guy in an elevator and he is fat and
smoking a cigar and saying long-time-no-see.
- Phyllis Battelle
It makes my heart sick when I remember all the good
words and the broken promises.
- Chief Joseph
When I found I had given birth to a human wreckage,
to a child that was an imbecile, my heart was broken.
- Victoria Woodhull
It's really good to be able to think about past loves
without having a pit in my stomach,
or cringing or feeling heart-broken,
or like they hate you.
Don't you think?
- Winona Ryder
My heart has never been broken, I've never broken anyone else's.
- Mariah Carey
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A broken heart is a very pleasant complaint for a man
in London if he has a comfortable income.
- George Bernard Shaw
I think that's very sad, that I haven't allowed my heart to be broken.
I have broken a few.
- Sally Field
The tender heart, the broken and contrite spirit,
are to me far above all the joys that I could ever
hope for in this vale of tears.
- Charles Simeon
The heart is the only broken instrument that works.
- T. E. Kalem
It is strange how often a heart must be broken before
the years can make it wise.
- Sara Teasdale
You're creating an intimacy that everybody feels,
that it's their experience, not yours.
I'll never introduce a song and say,
now this song is about 'my' broken heart.
- Diana Krall
It is not the broken heart that kills,
but broken pride, monseigneur.
- Gilbert Parker
Some women feel the best cure for a broken heart is a new beau.
- Gene Tierney
My own will and desires were now very much broken,
and my heart was with much earnestness turned to the Lord,
to whom alone I looked for help in the dangers before me.
- John Woolman
I guess you could write a good song if your heart hadn't been broken,
but I don't know of anyone whose heart hasn't been broken.
- Lucinda Williams
many a shaft, at random sent, Finds mark the archer little meant!
And many a word, at random spoken, May soothe or wound a heart that's broken!
- Walter Scott
I've never had my heart broken.
- Sally Field
The human heart has hidden treasures,
In secret kept, in silence sealed; The thoughts,
the hopes, the dreams, the pleasures,
Whose charms were broken if revealed.
- Charlotte Bronte
If you've got to my age, you've probably had your heart broken many times.
So it's not that difficult to unpack a bit of grief
from some little corner of your heart and cry over it.
- Emma Thompson
There are three rules for dating:
2) If you must, just be careful;
3) Forget the rules, your hormones will win anyway.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie
You know you love someone when you know
you want them to be happy,
even if their happiness means
that you are not a part of it.
Love never dies a natural death. It dies because
we don't know how to replenish its source.
It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals.
It dies of illness and wounds;
it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings.
- Anais Nin
I know that some endeavor to throw the mantle of romance
over the subject and treat woman like some ideal existence,
not liable to the ills of life.
Let those deal in fancy who have nothing better to deal in;
we have to do with sober,
sad realities, with stubborn facts.
- Ernestine Rose
The reason why the world lacks unity,
and lies broken and in heaps,
is, because man is disunited with himself.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Rules are mostly made to be broken
and are too often for the lazy to hide behind.
- Douglas MacArthur
It is any day better to stand erect
with a broken and bandaged head
then to crawl on one's belly,
in order to be able to save one's head.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi
A tree that is unbending, is easily broken.
- Lao Tzu
A broken bone can heal, but the wound
a word opens can fester forever.
- Jessamyn West
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt
until they are too strong to be broken.
- Samuel Johnson
Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die,
life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.
- Langston Hughes
Have we not come to such an impasse in the modern world
that we must love our enemies - or else?
The chain reaction of evil -
hate begetting hate, wars producing more wars -
must be broken, or else we shall be plunged
into the dark abyss of annihilation.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.
When a man you like switches from what
he said a year ago, or four years ago,
he is a broad-minded person who has courage enough
to change his mind with changing conditions.
When a man you don't like does it,
he is a liar who has broken his promise.
- Franklin Pierce Adams
The violets in the mountains have broken the rocks.
- Tennessee Williams
Personally, I have fond memories of playing
on slippery rocks on the banks of a rushing river
as a child and hitchhiking in college.
To those who say, "But times are different now,"
I reply that statistically life is much safer now
than in the 1950s, with regard to both crime and accidents.
What has changed is our attitudes.
In those years, a broken leg from falling off a swing
or the back of a tractor was just part of childhood -
an excuse for gathering autographs.
Today that broken leg would be a source
of outrage and probably lawsuits.
I long for a simpler time when life was taken less seriously.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie
There is a secret wisdom-of-the-ages
that holds the key to breaking our
cycle of self-imposed suffering.
The secret wisdom is, "Life is not supposed to be fair."
This is not sad news. This is GLORIOUS news!
Life is not broken. Nothing is wrong.
God has not failed, died, or gone on vacation.
The world is working perfectly. We just misunderstood.
Somewhere along the way, someone got the idea that
life was "supposed" to be "fair,"
and all the trouble started -
expectation, disappointment, resentment, anger -
a whole cycle of suffering that began
with the belief that life is "supposed" to be "fair."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie
Most of us believe that we have
been betrayed by someone outside of us -
in other words someone has done something to hurt us,
been dishonest or broken a promise made:
some trust in some concept was broken.
Indeed someone may have taken an action
that took only their needs into consideration,
they may have not followed through on a promise made,
and they may have not told you the truth.
But their actions have nothing to do with you
and have everything to do with them.
That's why no one can do anything TO you.
They can take actions that involve you that you may not like -
according to your point of view.
But you are not a victim, no way, no how.
- Sheri Rosenthal
Forgiveness is the answer to the child's dream of a
miracle by which what is broken is made whole again,
what is soiled is made clean again.
- Dag Hammarskjold
Arbitrary power is like most other things which are very hard,
very liable to be broken.
- Abigail Adams
Sex pleasure in woman is a kind of magic spell;
it demands complete abandon; if words or movements
oppose the magic of caresses,
the spell is broken.
- Simone de Beauvoir
All men are tempted.
There is no man that lives that can't be broken down,
provided it is the right temptation,
put in the right spot.
- Henry Ward Beecher
I saw a boy of the crew purchasing javelins of them
with bits of platters and broken glass.
- Christopher Columbus
Happy is the man who has broken the chains which hurt the mind,
and has given up worrying once and for all.
Loving Chicago is like loving a woman with a broken nose.
- Nelson Algren
Our immigration system is a broken system that needs to be fixed.
We need reform that provides hardworking people of
good character with a real path towards citizenship.
- Joe Baca
My parents had broken through the shackles of dogma.
- Franz Boas
In violent streets and broken homes,
the cry of anguished souls is not for more laws but
for more conscience and character.
- Cal Thomas
I had always broken the rules.
- Lauren Hutton
The years like great black oxen tread the world,
and God, the herdsman goads them on behind,
and I am broken by their passing feet.
- William Butler Yeats
There is a communion of more than our bodies when bread
is broken and wine drunk.
- M. F. K. Fisher
Would you love a man of a broken shell after the passing of a women's soul?
- Brian Perkins
Moshing and broken glass just don't go together.
- Billie Joe Armstrong
are bettered and improved by trial, and refined out
of broken hopes and blighted expectations.
- Frederick William Robertson
The world breaks everyone, and afterward,
some are strong at the broken places.
- Ernest Hemingway
I like rules that are broken.
- Shelby Lynne
If a man is tongue-tied, don't laugh at him,
but, rather, feel pity for him, as you would for a man with broken legs.
- Abraham Cahan
I'm just looking for an angel with a broken wing.
- Jimmy Page
We are not in Afghanistan for the sake of the education
policy in a broken 13th-century country.
We are there so the people of Britain and our global
interests are not threatened.
- Liam Fox
The path of social advancement is, and must be,
strewn with broken friendships.
- H. G. Wells
The repeated announcements that the Russian resistance
was definitely broken have been proved to be untrue.
- Hjalmar Schacht
I was just 20 years old when I wrote Broken Arrow.
- Neil Young
You can't pay enough money to...
cure that feeling of being broken and confused.
- Winona Ryder
I had just broken up with my wife so I was searching for another way to live.
- Michael Davis
Love is a promise delivered already broken.
- Steve Martin
I don't think Hank's home run record will ever be broken.
There's no way.
- David Justice
Paul's Chapel stands - without so much as a broken window.
- Rudy Giuliani
It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.
- Frederick Douglass
The spirit of man can endure only so much and when
it is broken only a miracle can mend it.
- John Burroughs
I had a Southern accent but I had broken it so hard.
- Josh Lucas
Truth may be stretched, but cannot be broken,
and always gets above falsehood, as does oil above water.
- Miguel de Cervantes
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