Let’s face it. Break ups are hard. They’re hard on everyone. It is unimaginable that the person you shared your life with and the person you love will not be with you for the rest of your life. You have dreams of growing old together and being with other forever and ever, but it had to end. You made plans together on how your future would turn up but those plans never materialized.

People break up for a number of reasons. Maybe it’s because you don’t feel the same way anymore. Maybe it’s because one of you found someone else. Maybe it’s because things aren’t the same anymore. Whatever it is, one thing for sure is that break ups hurt. You have just lost a part of you—a part of you that you may never get back.

Sad Breakup Quotes and Sayings

When you are going through a break up, it is okay to be sad for a while, but don’t go overboard. Remember, break ups do not mean the end of the world—only the end of a relationship. It’s really natural to be sad coz you’re in pain. These sad break up quotes could really express how you feel.


Break up is like a broken mirror. It is better to leave it broken than hurt yourself trying to fix it.
― Unknown


I never hate you for not loving me anymore… But I hate myself for still loving you.
― Unknown


If you really love something set it free. If it comes back it’s yours, if not it wasn’t meant to be. ―Anonymous


Forget what hurt you in the past but never forget what it taught you.
― Unknown


The toughest part of letting go is realizing that the other person already did.
― Unknown


Our story has three parts: a beginning, a middle, and an end. And although this is the way all stories unfold, I still can’t believe that ours didn’t go on forever.
― Nicholas Sparks


Breaking up is a natural evolution when you try to figure out what you want in life.
― Usher


It takes a couple of seconds to say Hello, but forever to say Goodbye.


I miss your smile… but I miss mine more.
― Laurel House


One of the ugliest sights in the world is to see the one you love happy with someone else.
― Unknown


At some point of your life, you will become aware that some people can stay in your heart but not in your life.
― Unknown


It hurts the worst when the person that made you feel special yesterday, makes you feel so unwanted today.
― Unknown

Inspirational Breakup Quotes and Sayings

If you really were meant to be, you will be together in the end. Maybe this is a chance for you to find someone who is meant for you. Your life does not end with the break up. It’s just a start of new chapter in your life. Be inspired and get motivated with these breakup inspirational quotes and sayings.


Never run for a bus, train, or man. When one leaves another arrives.
― Unknown


Those who do not know how to weep with their whole heart do not know how to laugh either.
―Golda Meir


If someone doesn’t care about losing you: Move on. There are thousands of people that will die and kill to not lose you.
― Unknown


I don’t know why they call it heartbreak. It feels like every part of my body is broken too.
― Missy Altijd


We must be willing to let go of the life we’ve planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.
– Joseph Campbell


Sometimes, two people have to fall apart to realize how much they need to fall back together.
– Unknown


I have no regrets in my life. I think that everything happens to you for a reason. The hard times that you go through build character, making you a much stronger person.
― Rita Mero


Hold on to the thought that no emotion lasts forever, no matter how wonderful or how terrible the emotion may be. The tears may last a little longer than you would like, but it will get better. I promise.
― Osayi Osar-Emokpae, Because You Deserve Love


I’m going to smile and make you think I’m happy, I’m going to laugh, so you don’t see me cry, I’m going to let you go in style, and even if it kills me I’m going to smile.
― Anonymous


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.
― Ashley Greene

Mean Breakup Quotes

Sometimes, feeling the pain that the break up cause you, you can’t help but be mean on your ex. You can’t help but curse, swear and think of negative thoughts. Here are some samples of mean quotes about breakup.


I think the worst part about a breakup sometimes, if one could choose a worst part, would possibly be if you get out of a relationship, and you don’t recognize yourself because you changed a lot about you.
― Taylor Swift


I am never writing a breakup record again, by the way. I’m done with being a bitter witch.
― Adele


How can I be reasonable? To me our love was everything and you were my whole life. It is not very pleasant to realize that to you it was only an episode.
― W. Somerset Maugham, The Painted Veil


I will not try to convince you to love me, to respect me, to commit to me. I deserve better than that; I AM BETTER THAN THAT…Goodbye.
― Steve Maraboli, Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience


The sweetest part of being a couple is sharing your life with someone else.
But my life, evidently, had not been good enough to share.
― Charlaine Harris, Club Dead

Quotes about Break Up

Breakup could also be a chance for you to grow more as a person. Either way, keep calm and keep your chin up. Surround yourself with things that make you happy. Be the best version of yourself. Here are more inspirational and motivational quotes about breakup.


The only whole heart is a broken one because it lets the light in.
― David J. Wolpe


It took a while for her to figure out she could run but when she did she was long gone, Long gone..
― Keith Urban


I cannot compromise my respect for your love. You can keep your love, I will keep my respect.
― Amit Kalantri


He cared less, so they cared more. He said it was beautiful. I knew he was broken.This was his game.
― Coco J. Ginger


To be rejected by someone doesn’t mean you should also reject yourself or that you should think of yourself as a lesser person. It doesn’t mean that nobody will ever love you anymore. Remember that only ONE person has rejected you at the moment, and it only hurt so much because to you, that person’s opinion symbolized the opinion of the whole world, of God.
― Jocelyn Soriano, Mend My Broken Heart

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