Someone I loved once gave me a box full of darkness. It took me years to understand that this too, was a gift.
Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.
When you break up, your whole identity is shattered. It's like death.
We must be willing to let go of the life we have planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.
The best way to mend a broken heart is time and girlfriends.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
The heart was made to be broken.
We need never be ashamed of our tears.
'Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
You can love someone so much...But you can never love people as much as you can miss them.
After a breakup, it takes a couple weeks for the fog to settle, but it's always a period of self-priority and growth. Life presents you with so many decisions. A lot of times, they're right in front of your face and they're really difficult, but we must make them.
I was never one to patiently pick up broken fragments and glue them together again and tell myself that the mended whole was as good as new. What is broken is broken - and I'd rather remember it as it was at its best than mend it and see the broken places as long as I lived.
Patience is key for getting over a breakup. That, and trailing off your interaction after the breakup.
I can still love an ex as a person, regardless if the breakup was bad. I would never wish anything negative on them. It takes more energy to hate them than to wish them well.
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
Never regret. If it's good, it's wonderful. If it's bad, it's experience.
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.
Sometimes good things fall apart so better things could fall together.
Better to have loved and lost than to live with regret.
I believe that everything happens for a reason.
Letting go has never been easy, but holding on can be as difficult. Yet strength is measured not by holding on, but by letting go.
Being sectioned was the best thing that ever happened to me.
Strength is measured not by holding on, but by letting go.
Americans, who make more of marrying for love than any other people, also break up more of their marriages, but the figure reflects not so much the failure of love as the determination of people not to live without it.
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