Sad Love Quotes

Love can be beautiful but, not so great when you are separated from your loved one, feeling sad and empty without them. Heartbreak, betrayal, anger, and hurt can turn into sad love.

Below you find a collection of Sad Love Quotes, Proverbs, and Sad Love Sayings from famous people, celebrities, and philosophers to bring some comfort in your time of need.


 

Ryan Erickson- Finding The One

The road to finding 'the one' is paved with a bit of promiscuity.      Ryan Erickson
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Bethany Megan-The hardest part about walking away from someone

The hardest part about walking away from someone is when you realize that no matter how slow you go, that someone will never run after you.       Bethany Megan
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Sylvia Plath- When you give someone your whole heart

When you give someone your whole heart and he doesn't want it, you cannot take it back. It's gone forever. Sylvia Plath
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Snoop Dogg- Love goes unappreciated

Love goes unappreciated a lot of times, but you still gotta keep giving it.      Snoop Dogg
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Mariah Carey- I am thinking of you in my sleepless solitude tonight

I am thinking of you in my sleepless solitude tonight. If it's wrong to love you, then my heart just won't let me be right cause I'm drowned in you and I won't pull through without you by my side. Mariah Carey
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Anne Lamott- You will lose someone you can’t live without

You will lose someone you can't live without, and your heart will be badly broken, and the bad news is that you never completely get over the loss of your beloved. But this is also the good news. They live forever in your broken heart that doesn't seal back up. And you come through. It's like having a broken leg that never heals perfectly that still hurts when the weather gets cold, but you learn to dance with the limp.     
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W. Somerset Maugham- The Longest Love Never Return

The love that lasts longest is the love that is never returned. W. Somerset Maugham
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It Hurts to Separate- Nicholas Sparks

The reason it hurts so much to separate is because our hearts are connected.      Nicholas Sparks
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The game of love is complicated- Marty Rubin

The game of love is complicated, but love is not complicated.      Marty Rubin
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Choose between a cold heart and a dead heart- Nenia Campbell

Nobody should have to choose between a cold heart and a dead heart. Nenia Campbell
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Need Closure From Your Past- Mhargs Abuda

How can you fully open your heart to someone new, when in fact what you really need is a closure from your past. Mhargs Abuda
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Lykke Li- A Broken Heart Happens

I don't want to break someone's heart, but you can't control that. A broken heart happens; that's inevitable.      Lykke Li
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Chris Mitchell- A broken heart doesn’t need repaired

A broken heart doesn't need repaired. Because maybe one of your pieces fits perfectly with someone else's heart. Chris Mitchell
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Lucy Maud Montgomery- What a Broken Heart Feels Like

A broken heart in real life isn't half as dreadful as it is in books. It's a good deal like a bad tooth, though you won't think THAT a very romantic simile. It takes spells of aching and gives you a sleepless night now and then, but between times it lets you enjoy life and dreams and echoes and peanut candy as if there were nothing the matter with it.      Lucy Maud Montgomery
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Morgan Rhodes- Heart Turning Into Ice

Then his heart, now broken into a thousand pieces, slowly began to turn to ice. Morgan Rhodes
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Neil Gaiman- Being In Love Makes You Vulnerable

Have you ever been in love? Horrible isn't it? It makes you so vulnerable. It opens your chest and it opens up your heart and it means that someone can get inside you and mess you up.      Neil Gaiman
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Nina Simone- Learning To Leave

You’ve got to learn to leave the table when love’s no longer being served. Nina Simone
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Lord Byron- The Heart Will Break

The heart will break, but broken live on. Lord Byron
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Elizabeth Mattis Namgyel- When Our Hearts Break

When our heart breaks it is because it has edges and boundaries; when something painful happens, it has nowhere to go, but to break. But heartbreak can grow and soften our heart if we let it. A small heart cannot hold much, but a big heart can hold much more. Our heart can in fact grow to become limitless and hold all that comes in life, even the most painful things. Elizabeth Mattis Namgyel
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Charlotte Eriksson- I Have Lost and Love

I have lost and loved and won and cried myself to the person I am today. Charlotte Eriksson
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Turcois Ominek- Losing a Diamond While Playing With Stones

One day they'll realize they lost a diamond while playing with worthless stones. Turcois Ominek
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Tigress Luv- Accepting Loss Love

The loss of love is not nearly as painful as our resistance to accepting it is.      Tigress Luv
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John Green- EX’s and Learning Experience

This is why we call people exes, I guess because the paths that cross in the middle end up separating at the end. It's too easy to see an X as a cross-out. It's not, because there's no way to cross out something like that. The X is a diagram of two paths. John Green
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Steph Campbell- When She Left

When she left, it was like someone had ripped my heart out, crumbled it up like a flimsy piece of loose leaf paper and crammed it back into my chest. It somehow managed to work, but it would never, ever feel the same. Steph Campbell
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David Levithan- When Things Break

When things break, it's not the actual breaking that prevents them from getting back together again. It's because a little piece gets lost -- the two remaining ends couldn't fit together even if they wanted to. The whole shape has changed. David Levithan
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Steve Maraboli- Breakups can be sad

Breakups can be sad, but sometimes tears are the price we pay for a freedom we need. Steve Maraboli
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Humphrey Bogart- I died when you left me

I was born when you kissed me. I died when you left me. I lived a few weeks while you loved me.      Humphrey Bogart
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Bess Myerson- Falling Out of Love

To fall in love is awfully simple, but to fall out of love is simply awful. Bess Myerson
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Alfred Lord Tennyson- Its Better to Have Loved Than Never

'Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all. Alfred Lord Tennyson
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E.A. Bucchianeri- Grief is the Price We Pay For Love

So it’s true, when all is said and done, grief is the price we pay for love. E.A. Bucchianeri
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Maya Angelou – Lose love and self-respect

If we lose love and self-respect for each other, this is how we finally die. We all need to love and respect everyone. We can learn from other people and grow as individuals. If we lose our love for others, then we lose the ability to grow and learn. So as Maya says, we might as well die if we stop growing.
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Hermann Hesse -Being Strong By Letting Go

Some of us think holding on makes us strong; but sometimes it is letting go.  Hermann Hesse     
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Forget Feelings and Remember What You Deserve Quote

Sometimes, all you have to do is forget what you feel and remember what you deserve. Unknown Author
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Anais Nin

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 withering, of tarnishing.     
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John Greenleaf Whittier

For all sad words of tongue and pen, the saddest are these, "It might have been."
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Samuel Butler- Better To Love and Lost

It is better to have loved and lost than never to have lost at all. Samuel Butler
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Kahlil Gibran

Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.     
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La Rochefoucauld

There is no disguise which can hide love for long where it exists, or simulate it where it does not.
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Faraaz Kazi

Sometimes your eyes are not the only place the tears fall from.
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Faraaz Kazi

Some people are going to leave, but that's not the end of your story. That's the end of their part in your story.
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Faraaz Kazi

Life goes on... with or without you.
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Faraaz Kazi

"Walking alone is not difficult but when we have walked a mile worth a thousand years with someone then coming back alone is what is difficult."  - Faraaz Kazi Other quotes to explore:
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Steve Maraboli- Pain From Loving Someone

There is a distinct, awful pain that comes with loving someone more than they love you.      Steve Maraboli
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Herryicm

I will wait for you till the day I can forget you or till the day you realize you cannot forget me     
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Faraaz Kazi

Love lies in those unsent drafts in your mailbox. Sometimes you wonder whether things would have been different if you'd clicked 'Send'.
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Time Does Not Heal Wounds- But Missing You More

They say that time heals all wounds but all it's done so far is give me more time to think about how much I miss you. Unknown Author
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Pascal

Time heals griefs and quarrels, for we change and are no longer the same persons.
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Uniek Swain

The flame of love is now just a cold loneliness.     
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David Grayson – Falling in and out of love

When you think your first falling in love, just then you realize your falling out of love.
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Even The Most Beautiful Days Have Sunsets

I didn't ask for it to be over, but then again, I never asked for it to begin. For that is the way it is with life, as some of the most beautiful days come completely by chance. But even the most beautiful days eventually have their sunsets. Unknown Author
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unknown

They say follow your heart, but if your heart is in a million pieces which piece do you follow?
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Alexander Graham Bell

When one door closes another door opens; but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us.     
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Harry Crews

There is something beautiful about all scars of whatever nature. A scar means the hurt is over, the wound is closed and healed, done with.
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Eileen Mayhew

Let your tears come. Let them water your soul.     
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Merle Shan

Loving can cost a lot but not loving always costs more, and those who fear to love often find that want of love is an emptiness that robs the joy from life.
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Ashleigh Brilliant

There is one pain, I often feel, which you will never know. It's caused by the absence of you.
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Susan Polis Schutz

Since I can't be with you right now I will have to be content just dreaming about when we will be together again.
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unknown

I wish I had the guts to walk away & forget about what we had, but I can't because I know you won't come after me & that's what hurts the most.
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John Steinbeck On Losing

Don't worry about losing. If it is right, it happens - The Main thing is not to hurry. Nothing good gets away. John Steinbeck  Browse All Quote Topics
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Dixie Willson- Count Life With Smiles

Count the garden by the flowers, never by the leaves that fall. Count your life with smiles and not the tears that roll.  Dixie Willson
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Thomas Otway- Heartbreak Quote

If we must part forever, Give me but one kind word to think upon, And please myself with, while my heart's breaking. Thomas Otway
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unknown

Relationships are like glass. Sometimes it's better to leave them broken than try to hurt yourself putting it back together.
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unknown author – Strength is letting go

Sometimes you may feel that you are weak and therefore have given up but there are times it only shows that you are strong enough to let go of things. Sometimes "winning" is being able to let things go. While we are not sure who said this quote, it is powerful in strength is also letting go and moving on.
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Jean De La Fontaine

Sadness flies away on the wings of time.
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unknown

Sometimes I wish I were a little kid again, skinned knees are easier to fix than broken hearts.
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James Matthew Barrie- Unhappy In Love Quote

Let no one who loves be unhappy even love unreturned has its rainbow. James Matthew Barrie
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Christopher Morley

Heavy hearts, like heavy clouds in the sky, are best relieved by the letting of a little water.
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Faraaz Kazi- People will walk out of your life

Some people are going to leave, but that's not the end of your story. That's the end of their part in your story.  Faraaz Kazi People will leave and walk out of our lives, and it is not the end of our world. It is just the ending of their 'purpose' in our life. Some people are not meant to stay in our lives, but only in our heart. We should cherish the beautiful memories- if there's any, grow and
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Nicholas Sperling- Leaving Memories

Everyone leaves footprints in your memory, but the ones that leave footprints in your heart are the ones you will truly remember. Nicholas Sperling Have you ever had an experience with someone who was miserable and mistreated you.? and one week later you saw that same person and your memory recalls that event According to this quote by Nicholas Sperling, everyone we met will leave footprints in our mind, regardless if it is good or bad. However, the special memories that made
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