These Sad Lost Love Quotes may not bring you your love, but they can give you some respite and warmth to your soul. Having a broken heart can be the saddest thing. You lose interest in most things and your heart finds it hard to find the sense of it all. Perhaps you feel lost, not knowing things will improve with time because time is a great healer.
You will know that there are others who feel like you too – that there are others who have gone through pain just like you. If you’re feeling forlorn, dejected, miserable, sorrowful or unhappy about your love life, these insights might provide some relief. Feel free to share these quotations with a friend or loved one who is going through the same.
Quotes About Lost love
You can love someone so much…But you can never love people as much as you can miss them.
I should know enough about a loss to realize that you never really stop missing someone-you just learn to live around the huge gaping hole of their absence.
Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.
Love begins with a smile, grows with a kiss, and ends with a teardrop.
When it’s gone, you’ll know what a gift love was. You’ll suffer like this. So go back and fight to keep it.
It’s better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.
G. K. Chesterton
When the sun has set, no candle can replace it.
George R.R. Martin
The hottest love has the coldest end.
Sadness flies away on the wings of time.
Jean De La Fontaine
Still hoping we ride off into the sunset together.
Where you used to be, there is a hole in the world, which I find myself constantly walking around in the daytime, and falling in at night. I miss you like hell.
Edna St. Vincent Millay
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.
Part of me aches at the thought of her being so close yet so untouchable.
Sometimes, only one person is missing, and the whole world seems depopulated.
Alphonse de Lamartine
Though lovers be lost, love shall not; And death shall have no dominion.
When you loved someone and had to let them go, there will always be that small part of yourself that whispers, What was it that you wanted and why didn’t you fight for it?
Shannon L. Alder
When love is lost, do not bow your head in sadness; instead keep your head up high and gaze into heaven for that is where your broken heart has been sent to heal.
Downhearted and Dejected
I searched for years I found no love. I’m sure that love will never be a product of plasticity.
Better never to have met you in my dream than to wake and reach for hands that are not there.
Otomo No Yakamochi
There is no love without suffering.
No one compares to you, but there’s no you, except in my dreams tonight.
Lana Del Rey
I knew I would hate my best memory because it would prove that people could fake love or that love could end or worst of all, love was not powerful enough to change a life.
For the Forlorn
The great love is gone.
In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.
The pain started years ago, but I’d lived with it for so long at that point that I’d accepted it as an inevitable part of me.
Ashley D. Wallis
For all sad words of tongue and pen, the saddest are these, It might have been.
John Greenleaf Whittier
Being Lost Without You
It’s so much darker when a light goes out than it would have been if it had never shone.
I thought when love for you died, I should die. It’s dead. Alone, most strangely, I live on.
… And here am I, budding
among the ruins
with only sorrow to bite on,
as if weeping were a seed and I
the earth’s only furrow.
A dream you once were, a dream of all my realities, a dream I can no longer strive for, in the wake of many betrayals.
It hurts to breathe. It hurts to live. I hate her, yet I do not think I can exist without her.
In the middle of the journey of our life, I came to myself within a dark wood where the straight way was lost.
I’m not like a car you can fix up. I’m never gonna run right Bella.
Stephenie Meyer, New Moon
Yet leave me not; yet, if thou wilt, be free; Love me no more, but love my love of thee.
Algernon Charles Swinburne
Lost Love Quotes Meme
You’re on the Lost Love Quotes page.
— Liz Olson
Liz is a writer who lives in Minneapolis.
You might like: