Moving On Grief Quotes

“And perhaps it is the greater grief, after all, to be left on earth when another is gone.”

“Only mundanes say they’re sorry when what they mean is “I share your grief,”‘ Jace observed.”

“I’m sorry,” Laila says, marveling at how every Afghan story is marked by death and loss and unimaginable grief. And yet, she sees, people find a way to survive, to go on.”

I'm sorry, Laila says, marveling

“History dressed up in the glow of love’s kiss turned grief into beauty.”

“Time doesn’t heal all wounds. We both know that’s bullshit; it comes from people who have nothing comforting or original to say.”

“Your memory feels like home to me. So whenever my mind wanders, it always finds it’s way back to you.”

“There is an ocean of silence between us… and I am drowning in it.”

“I wish everyone would stop crying, Tom. Uncle Joe would be so angry about it.” But she’s crying herself now. “He’d be so angry at us, Tom, for crying so much when all he did was laugh.”

I wish everyone would stop

“If you cannot hold me in your arms, then hold my memory in high regard. And if I cannot be in your life, then at least let me live in your heart.”

“I had someone once who made every day mean something. And now…. I am lost…. And nothing means anything anymore.”

“When love dies, the heart’s ashes do not leave on the wind—they rest on the mantelpiece of the soul, darkening the sunrise we once saw to be beautiful.”

“That life isn’t fair?” Yeah, that, of course. But I also learned that it’s possible to go on, no matter how impossible it seems, and that in time, the grief… lessens.”

“Even when it seems that there is no one else, always remember there’s one person who never ceased to love you – yourself.”

“There is nothing to fear. Nothing to worry about. Grieve nothing in this transitory world,” he says softly.”

There is nothing to fear.

“Sometimes we have to soak ourselves in the tears and fears of the past to water our future gardens.”

“I miss that feeling of connection. Knowing he was out there somewhere thinking about me at the same time I was thinking about him.”

“I miss that feeling of connection. Knowing he was out there somewhere thinking about me at the same time I was thinking about him.”

“Graystripe pushed past Tigerheart and Whitestorm and crouched beside his old friend. “I would have taken your place if you had let me”. His voice was hoarse with grief.”

“Grief, no matter how you try to cater to its wail, has a way of fading away.”

Grief, no matter how

“I would have followed you to hell and back… if only you’d lead me back.”

“You can do the impossible, because you have been through the unthinkable.”

“I miss your face. That big bright smile. You always had it, in any weather. It’s hard for me to find one these days. These cold November days. Except when I think of you.”

“This rose of pearl-coated infinity transforms the diseased slums of a broken heart into a palace made of psalms and gold.”

“They should make earplugs for people who are grieving, so we don’t have to hear the stupid things people say, but I’d look like a dork in them.”

“For sudden Joys, like Griefs, confound at first. “

For sudden Joys, like

“He was both everything I could ever want… And nothing I could ever have…”

“I raised you so high that every other man on earth is now doomed to live in your shadow.”

“One must bear what cannot be escaped,” she told Alma, as she rubbed clean her face. “You will not die of your grief – no more than the rest of us ever have.”

“It’s difficult for me to imagine the rest of my life without you. But I suppose I don’t have to imagine it… I just have to live it”

“Immature strategy is the cause of grief”.”