140 My Heart Hurts Quotes That Will Make You Cry

Looking for some quotes when your heart is hurt? We have rounded up the best collection of my heart hurts quotes, sayings, captions, messages (with images and pictures) to express the deep pain and grief you are feeling.

You feel hurt when you is heart broken. It is really sad and a very painful feeling which consumes you totally. You feel numb at times and don’t feel like doing anything. Your breakup with your loved one, death of a friend or family member or a painful experience, can make your heart hurt.

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Sometimes the feeling is so intense that one may slip into depression too where everything seems meaningless. You may feel empty and lose all hopes from life. You feel your world is falling apart and nothing seems to be of value.

These sad hurting heart quotes may be quite relatable to you if you are in such a phase. Also some quotes will help you come out of the grief that you feel.

If you found these sad heart hurt quotes relatable please check sad break up quotes and really deep heart pain quotes for your broken heart.

Sad My Heart Hurts Quotes

  1. “It’s okay if all you did today was survive.”                                                                                       
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    my heart hurts quotes

  2. “It is when we hurt that we learn.” – Steve Maraboli

  3. “My heart hurts that means I’m alive.”- Kazuya Minekura

  4. “Have you ever been so sad that it physically hurts inside?”                                                                       
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    my heart hurts emotionally quotes

  5. “Hurt me with the truth but never comfort me with a lie.”

  6. “The truth may hurt for a little while but a lie hurts forever.”

  7. “It doesn’t hurt to feel sad from time to time.” – Willie Nelson

  8. “Every time I think of you, I smile, but my heart hurts like hell.”

  9. “I don’t like to hold back, because that’s how you hurt yourself.”

  10. “I gave you my heart, I just didn’t expect to get it back in pieces.”                                                 
    Sad My Heart Hurt Quotes
    Sad My Heart Hurt Quotes

  11. “Sometimes I’m not angry, I’m hurt and there’s a big difference.”

  12. “Can’t sleep ‘cause all the dirt make my heart hurt.”- Tupac Shakur

  13. “Cry me a river, build a bridge, and get over it.”- Justin Timberlake

  14. “Can’t sleep ’cause all the dirt make my heart hurt.” – Tupac Shakur

  15. “You can’t buy love, but you can pay heavily for it.” — Henny Youngman

  16. “It hurts to have someone in your heart that you can’t have in your arms.”                             
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    when your heart hurts quotes

  17. “It is the heart that has been pierced that feels the most.” — Jocelyn Murray

  18. “It’s not always just the heart. Sometimes your mind breaks as well.” – r.h. Sin

  19. “You flew off with the wings of my heart and left me flightless.” — Stelle Atwater

  20. “Loving you was like going to war; I never came back the same.” — Warsan Shire

  21. “The worst kind of pain is getting hurt by the person you explained your pain to.”

  22. “Lord, my heart hurts right now. I have no idea what I need, but you do. Please help.”

  23. “I will keep a smile on my face and in my heart even when it hurts today.” – Og Mandino

  24. “My forgiving you doesn’t make my heart hurt less. It takes awhile to heal.”- Abbi Glines

  25. “No matter how bad your heart is broken, the world doesn’t stop for your grief.” – Faraaz Kazi

  26. “If it hurts it’s probably doing you good. If it’s pleasant, it’s most likely wrong.” – John Graves

  27. “The reason it hurts so much to separate is because our souls are connected.” – Nicholas Sparks                                                                                                                 
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    Heart Hurts Quotes

  28. “My heart hurt so much I can’t believe it. How can it keep beating, feeling like this?”- Alice Walker

  29. “Never allow someone to be your priority while allowing yourself to be their option.” – Mark Twain

  30. “Long after I have given up, my heart still searches for you without my permission.” – Rudy Francisco

  31. “When I’m in pain and grief and despair, my throat is clenched and my heart hurts.”- Alanis Morissette

  32. “A man is not hurt so much by what happens, as by his opinion of what happens.” – Michel de Montaigne

  33. “I wish I were a little girl again, because skinned knees are easier to fix than broken heart.” – Julia Roberts                                                                                                     
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    My Heart Hurts Quotes Images

  34. “Do you know the feeling, when your heart is so hurt, that you could feel the blood dripping?” – Lady Gaga

  35. “The saddest thing is to be a minute to someone when you’ve made them your eternity.” — Sanober Kahn

  36. “What if the person you need is the same person you cannot speak to when you need them the most.” – Nikita Gill

  37. “One of the most courageous decision you’ll ever make is to finally let go of what is hurting your heart and soul.”

  38. “I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love.”- Mother Teresa

  39. “You left with my soul in your fists and my heart in your teeth, and I don’t want either of them back.” — Colleen Hoover

  40. “A broken heart is the worst, it’s like having broken ribs. Nobody can see it, but it hurts every time you breathe.”                                                                                                             
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    My Heart Hurts For You Quotes

  41. “Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch that never hurts.”- Charles Dickens

  42. “The surest way to hurt yourself is to give up on love, just because it didn’t work out the first time.” – Amanda Howells

  43. “Choose not to be harmed – and you won’t feel harmed. Don’t feel harmed – and you haven’t been.” – Marcus Aurelius

  44. “I don’t know why they call it heartbreak. It feels like every other part of my body is broken too.” — Terri Guillemets

  45. “That moment when you can actually feel the pain in your chest from seeing or hearing something that breaks your heart.”

  46. “If you’re in trouble or hurt or need — go to the poor people. They’re the only ones that’ll help — the only ones.” – John Steinbeck

  47. “I’m sad, hurt, angry, mad, and disappointed. But you know what? I’ll put on a smile and move on. It will hurt but I will survive.”

  48. “You can close your eyes to things you don’t want to see, but you can’t close your heart to things you don’t want to feel.” – Johnny Depp

  49. “You’re the first person who broke my heart. For the rest of my life, you will always be the one who hurt me the most. Don’t forget that.”

  50. “When my heart aches and I’m full of longing, I remind myself that you did not do this to me. We did this to each other.” – Ranata Suzuki

  51. “There were things I wanted to tell him. But I knew they would hurt him. So I buried them, and let them hurt me.” – Jonathan Safran Foer

  52. “I’ve learned that no matter how good a friend someone is, they’re going to hurt you every once in awhile and you must forgive them for that.”

  53. “The turning point in the process of growing up is when you discover the core of strength within you that survives all hurt.” – Max Lerner

  54. “When you have a good heart: You help too much. You trust too much. You give too much. You love too much. And it always seems you hurt the most.”

  55. “Lonely’s a different kind of pain, it doesn’t hurt as bad as heartbreak. I preferred it and embraced it ‘cause I reckoned it was one or the other.” — Kristen Ashley

  56. “Sometimes you have to deprive someone of the pleasure of being with you so that they can realize how much they need you in their lives.” — Osayi Osar-Emokpae

  57. “Don’t feel sad over someone who gave up on you, feel sorry for them because they gave up on someone who would have never given up on them.” — Frank Ocean

  58. “It hurts to see the one you really love loves someone else. But it hurts even harder when you find out that you were just their bridge to cross over to their loved ones.”

  59. “My heart no longer felt as if it belonged to me. It now felt as it had been stolen, torn from my chest by someone who wanted no part of it.” — Meredith Taylor

  60. “Sometimes my heart hurts so much, I beat it with my fists. I try to run. But you cannot run from this. It waits for you. Even when you think you have escaped it, it is there.”- Klaus Kinski

  61. “Have you ever been in love? Horrible isn’t it? It makes you so vulnerable. It opens your chest and it opens up your heart and it means that someone can get inside you and mess you up.”- Neil Gaiman

  62. “That’s the funny thing about old hurts- they just wait for the new heartache to come along and then show up, just as sharp and horrible as the first day you woke up with the world changed all around you.” – Lilith Saintcrow

  63. “Two words. Three vowels. Four consonants. Seven letters. It can either cut you open to the core and leave you in ungodly pain or it can free your soul and lift a tremendous weight off your shoulders. The phrase is: It’s over.” — Maggi Richard

  64. “One by one drop fell from her eyes like they were on an assembly line – gather, fall, slide…gather, fall, slide…each one commemorating something she had lost. Hope. Faith. Confidence. Pride. Security. Trust. Independence. Joy. Beauty. Freedom. Innocence.” – Lisi Harrison

  65. “My heart is hurting so bad no one can make me believe this is real Father God I pray that you send clarity over this cause I just don’t understand My heart hurts it’s broken no one can convince me that this is real…. Prayer warriors please pray real hard for his only child, his daughter and family.”- Tyrese Gibson

When Your Heart Hurts Quotes

Being hurt, feeling the pain of heartbreak, or loss or feeling lonely, are some of the underlying causes of sadness.

Sharing your feelings with friends or family will help you cope up with the sadness. If you could relate to these quotes, also check feeling sad quotes that will make you cry.

  1. “You know it hurts me but you do it anyway.”

  2. “Forgive those who have hurt you.” – Les Brown

  3. “To hurt is as human as to breathe.” – J.K. Rowling

  4. “Thinking of you is a poison I drink often.” — Atticus

  5. “Disappointment hurts more than pain.” – American proverb

  6. “It may hurt to let go, but sometimes it hurts more to hold on.”

  7. “I will never regret loving you, only believing you loved me too.”

  8. “Spiteful words can hurt your feelings but silence breaks your heart.”

  9. “A girl doesn’t need anyone who doesn’t need her.” — Marilyn Monroe

  10. “Nobody can hurt me without my permission.”- Mahatma Gandhi

  11. “You will never know the power of yourself until someone hurts you badly.”

  12. “I still own my heart, which I know because it hurts so much.” – Emilie Autumn

  13. “The medicine that hurts the most is generally the best healer.” – Scottish proverb

  14. “One day you’ll finally see, your biggest mistake was not loving me.” — Nishan Panwar

  15. “Live and allow others to live; hurt no one; life is dear to all living beings.” – Mahavira

  16. “The moment you accept what troubles you’ve been given, the door will open.” – Rumi

  17. “The worst loss you’ve ever experienced is the greatest gift you can have.” – Byron Katie

  18. “If they keep hurting you, love them and stay or love yourself and leave.” – Sonya Parker

  19. “It hurts if someone tells you they don’t want you, but it hurts more if they don’t tell you.”

  20. “You hurt me more than what I deserve because I loved you more than what you deserve.”                                                                                                                                           
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    Relationship My Heart Hurts Quotes

  21. “When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside cannot hurt you.” – African proverb

  22. “Forget what hurt you in the past, but never forget what it taught you.” – Shannon L. Alder

  23. “It’s a lot easier to be angry at someone than it is to tell them you’re hurt.” – Zakiya Caswell

  24. “It doesn’t matter who hurt you, or broke you down, what matters is who made you smile again.”

  25. “I wish I could hurt you the way you hurt me. But I know that if I had the chance, I wouldn’t do it.”

  26. “Never allow someone to be your priority while allowing yourself to be their option.” ― Mark Twain

  27. “That old saying, how you always hurt the one you love, well, it works both ways.” – Chuck Palahniuk

  28. “Truth is everybody is going to hurt you: you just gotta find the ones worth suffering for.” – Bob Marley

  29. “Don’t hurt my feelings anymore. I left you my roses and you gave me your thorns.” – Godwin Delali Adadzie

  30. “I didn’t lose you. You lost me. You’ll search for me inside of everyone you’re with and I won’t be found.” — r.H. Sin

  31. “Each night I put my head to my pillow I try to tell myself I’m strong because I’ve gone one more day without you.”

  32. “Don’t waste your time on revenge. Those who hurt you will eventually face their own karma.” – Matareva Pearl

  33. “You don’t get to choose if you get hurt in this world. But you do have some say in who hurts you.” – John Green

  34. “Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can’t help them, at least don’t hurt them.” – Dalai Lama

  35. “He loved me. He loved me, but he doesn’t love me anymore, and it’s not the end of the world.” — Jennifer Weiner

  36. “This time I wouldn’t forget him, because I couldn’t ever forgive him – for breaking my heart twice.” — James Patterson

  37. “Being hurt by someone you truly care about leaves a hole in you heart that only love can fill.” – George Bernard Shaw

  38. “Wanting her is hard to forget, loving her is hard to regret, losing her is hard to accept, but letting go is the most painful.”

  39. “Someone I loved once gave me a box full of darkness. It took me years to understand that this too, was a gift.” – Mary Oliver

  40. “Some people are going to leave, but that’s not the end of your story. That’s the end of their part in your story.” — Faraaz Kazi

  41. “No matter how far life pushes you down, no matter how much you hurt, you can always bounce back.” – Sheryl Swoopes

  42. “If someone really wants to hurt you, they’ll find a way whatever. I don’t want to live my life worrying about it.” – George Michael

  43. “Those who really love you don’t mean to hurt you and if they do, you can’t see it in their eyes but it hurts them too.” – Holly Black

  44. “Have you ever been hurt and the place tries to heal a bit, and you just pull the scar off of it over and over again?” – Rosa Parks

  45. “You will know that forgiveness has begun when you recall those who hurt you and feel the power to wish them well.” – Lewis B. Smedes

  46. “I love you, but I hate you. I miss you, but I’m better off without you. I want you out of my life, but I never want to let you go.” — Minhal Mehdi

  47. “You’ve hurt my feelings, you’ve broken my heart. I gave you my time, I gave you my trust but you left me for another.” – Godwin Delali Adadzie

  48. “I tell kids that people will let them down and people will hurt them. But Jesus Christ will never let them down and never hurt them.” – Willie Aames

  49. “Words can hurt you. In the larger world, it frames how people think about you, and it can hurt you in lots of little, subtle ways.” – Nathan Myhrvold

  50. “Sometimes, being hurt too many times, doesn’t make you stronger, it destroy who you were, who you wanted to be and makes who you are today.” – Rafael Prado

  51. “You’re going to wake up one day and realize what you’ve done, and you’re going to regret the time you wasted apart from him for the rest of your life.” — Jamie McGuire

Deep Heart Pain Quotes

Don’t forget to check out our collection of feeling empty quotes that you can relate to.

  1. “True pain cannot be concealed.” – Serbian Proverb

  2. “Sometimes you have to unfollow people in real life.”

  3. “He who lives long knows what pain is.”– French Proverb

  4. “It is not the pain. It’s who it came from.” – Drishti Bablani

  5. “Pain is inevitable, suffering is not.” – Henepola Gunaratana

  6. “To heal a wound you must stop scratching it.” – Paulo Coelho

  7. “The pain of yesterday is the strength of today.” – Paulo Coelho

  8. “I wish you told me from the start that you were gonna break my heart.”

  9. “The worst feeling is feeling unwanted by the person you want the most.”

  10. “When you are dressing a wound, pain is pain’s medicine.” – Roman Proverb

  11. “Pleasure of love lasts but a moment. Pain of love lasts a lifetime.” — Bette Davis

  12. “Pain is only bearable if we know it will end, not if we deny it exists.” – Victor Frankl

  13. “Just because somebody is strong enough to handle pain doesn’t mean they deserve it.”

  14. “If we aren’t capable of being hurt we aren’t capable of feeling joy.” – Madeleine L’Engle

  15. “Sometimes a good cry is just what you need to release all the hurt you have built up inside.”

  16. “So it’s true, when all is said and done, grief is the price we pay for love.” ― E.A. Bucchianeri

  17. “It takes a strong heart to love but it takes an even stronger heart to love after it’s been broken.”

  18. “Anger is our natural defense against pain. So when I say I hate you, it really means “you hurt me.”

  19. “Then his heart, now broken into a thousand pieces, slowly began to turn to ice.” – Morgan Rhodes

  20. “The emotion that can break your heart is sometimes the very one that heals it…” – Nicholas Sparks

  21. “What a painful thing to taste forever in the eyes of someone who doesn’t see the same.” — Perry Poetry

  22. “From hurt comes pain, from pain comes change. If it hurts enough, change will happen.” – Tripp Evans

  23. “The most painful goodbyes are the ones that are left unsaid and never explained.” — Jonathan Harnisch

  24. “Pain is always emotional. Fear and depression keep constant company with chronic hurting.” – Siri Hustvedt

  25. “Pain is temporary – The pain you feel today is only to get the strength to face tomorrow.” – Sivaprakash Sidhu

  26. “Each heart has some pain only the expression is different… Some hide it in their eyes while some hide it in their smile.”

  27. “I wish I could give you my pain just for one moment. Not to hurt you but rather so you can finally understand how much you hurt me.”

  28. “You will never know true happiness until you have truly loved, and you will never understand what pain really is until you have lost it.”

  29. “Losing him was like having a hole shot straight through me, a painful, constant reminder, an absence I could never fill.” — Jojo Moyes

  30. “Sometimes you can be touched by God, but not healed. Often when this happens, he is using your pain for a greater purpose.” – Shannon L. Alder


It may be your failed marriage, or struggling relationship which has come to end, or loss of a loved one to death which is very hurting.

Also See: When Children Hurt Their Parents

Healing from heartbreak is not easy. A sense of loneliness, pain, depression, shatters you emotionally. But time and words can heal you and help you move on. Take your time to accept the fact and then come to terms with it.

Don’t forget to read our collection of bad relationship quotes to help you in moving on after your breakup.

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