Quotes About Being Sad

1. “Sometimes life’s going to hit you in the head with a brick. Don’t lose faith.” – Steve Jobs

2. “I hope you find someone who knows how to love you when you are sad.” – Nikita Gill

3. “Even if happiness forgets you a little bit, never completely forget about it.” – Jacques Prevert

4. “If somebody hurts you, it’s okay to cry a river, just remember to build a bridge and get over it.” – Taylor Swift


5. “Don’t hold to anger, hurt, or pain. They steal your energy and keep you from love.” – Leo Buscaglia

6. “There is some kind of sweet innocence in being human, in not having to be just happy or just sad, in the nature of being able to be both broken and whole, at the same time.” – C. JoyBell C.

7. “When your heart breaks, the scars of healing will make you stronger.” – Anonymous


8. “When I despair, I remember that all through history the way of truth and love have always won. There have been tyrants and murderers, and for a time, they can seem invincible, but in the end, they always fall. Think of it, always.” – Mahatma Gandhi

9. “The word โ€˜happyโ€™ would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness.” – Carl Jung

10. “Sadness is but a wall between two gardens.” – Kahlil Gibran

11. “It’s time to just be happy. Being angry, sad and overthinking isn’t worth it anymore. Just let things flow. Be positive.”

12. “Learning is a gift. Even when pain is your teacher.” – Maya Watson

13. “I do believe that if you havenโ€™t learned about sadness, you can’t appreciate happiness.” – Nana Mouskouri


Quotes about being sad

14. “If you desire healing, let yourself fall ill.” – Rumi

15. ” There are moments when I wish I could roll back the clock and take all the sadness away, but I have the feeling that if I did, the joy would be gone as well.” – Nicholas Sparks

16. “There are times I am happy. There are times I am sad. But I always try to separate emotion from the need to reach for something stronger, and deeper. And then no matter the emotion, I can reach for stability that helps me accomplish what is the goal.” – Troy Polamalu

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17. “Stop being a prisoner of your past. Become the architect of your future.” – Robin Sharma

18. “So much sadness exists in the world that we are all under obligation to contribute as much joy as lies within our powers.” – Dr. John Sutherland Bonnell

19. “Let go of everything you thought your life would be, so you can embrace everything your life actually is.” – Anonymous


20. “First, accept sadness. Realize that without losing, winning isnโ€™t so great.” – Alyssa Milano

21. “Never be afraid of tears. Tear-filled eyes are capable of seeing the truth. Tear-filled eyes are capable of seeing the beauty of life.” – Osho

22. “Be patient and tough; someday this pain will be useful to you.” – Ovid

23. “It is only in sorrow bad weather masters us; in joy, we face the storm and defy it.” – Amelia Burr

24. “It’s good to leave each day behind, like flowing water, free of sadness. Yesterday is gone and its tale is told. Today new seeds are growing.” – Rumi


25. “Start over, my darling. Be brave enough to find the life you want and courageous enough to chase it. Then start over and love yourself the way you were always meant to.” – Madalyn Beck

26. “Doing something kind for someone helps keep the sadness away.” – Anonymous

27. “Most times, the strongest people carry the most sadness.” – Anonymous

28. “If they keep hurting you, love them and stay or love yourself and leave.” – Anonymous


Quotes about being sad

29. “It’s time to say goodbye, but I think goodbyes are sad and I’d much rather say hello. Hello to a new adventure.” – Ernie Harwell

30. “Feeling lost, crazy, and desperate belongs to a good life as much as optimism, certainty, and reason.” – Alain de Botton

31. “You’re okay, it’s okay. Feel what you’re feeling and then do the work to change the situation.” – Anonymous

32. “Let go of what’s gone, be grateful for what remains, look forward to what’s coming.” – Anonymous


33. “At some point and in some way, everyone gets broken. What matters is that you get up and put your pieces back together.” – Anonymous

34. “Someday you’re gonna look back on this moment of your life as such a sweet time of grieving. You’ll see that you were in mourning and your heart was broken, but your life was changing.” – Elizabeth Gilbert

35. “One small crack does not mean that you are broken, it means that you were put to the test and you didn’t fall apart.” – Linda Poindexter

By Chaymaa

It's Chaymaa, a pharmacist and writer. I write about life and motivation. I love to inspire people and get inspired. My best quote is, "What defines us is how well we rise after falling." So, let's never give up!

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