Heart Break Quotes

Most things break, including hearts. The lessons of life amount not to wisdom, but to scar tissue and callus.

Wallace Stegner

It isn't enough for your heart to break because everybody's heart is broken now.

Allen Ginsberg

No one knows how it is that with one glance a boy can break through into a girl's heart.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The earth has grown old with its burden of care But at Christmas it always is young, The heart of the jewel burns lustrous and fair And its soul full of music breaks the air, When the song of angels is sung.

Phillips Brooks

Keep close to Nature's heart, yourself; and break clear away, once in a while, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean.

John Muir†

History has demonstrated that the most notable winners usually encountered heartbreaking obstacles before they triumphed. They won because they refused to become discouraged by their defeats.

B. C. Forbes

Most things break, including hearts. The lessons of life amount not to wisdom, but to scar tissue and callus.

Wallace Stegner

A stout heart breaks bad luck

Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra

Give sorrow words; the grief that does not speak whispers the o'er-fraught heart and bids it break.

William Shakespeare

Losing a game is heartbreaking. Losing your sense of excellence or worth is a tragedy.

Joe Paterno

Were it not for hope the heart would break.

Scottish Proverb

A mother's love is patient and forgiving when all others are forsaking, it never fails or falters, even though the heart is breaking

Helen Rice

Good-looking girls break hearts, and goodhearted girls mend them.

Mignon McLaughlin

A love affair with knowledge will never end in heartbreak.

Michael Garrett Marino

He said to me, "It will always be difficult, but if you cry like this every time, you will die of heartbreak. Just know it is enough sometimes to know it is difficult."

Chris Abani

... of all the aspects of social misery nothing is so heartbreaking as unemployment ...

Jane Addams

We none of us know what is going on in that strange man's mind. We all know the German desire as he has come out with in his book [Mein Kampf] to move East, and if he moves East, I shall not break my heart, but that is another thing. I do not believe he wants to move West, because West would be a very difficult programme for him ... If there is any fighting in Europe to be done, I should like to see the Bolsheviks and Nazis doing it.

Stanley Baldwin, 1st Earl Baldwin of Bewdley

He said to me, "It will always be difficult, but if you cry like this every time, you will die of heartbreak. Just know it is enough sometimes to know it is difficult."

Chris Abani

... of all the aspects of social misery nothing is so heartbreaking as unemployment ...

Jane Addams
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