200+ Best Hurt Quotes And Sayings

When we’re hurting, it can be hard to see the positive things in life. But there are always hopeful things, even when you can’t see them right away. Take a peek at these positive quotes about hurting to remind yourself that there is light at the end of the tunnel.

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You've gotta dance like there's nobody watching, Love like you'll never be hurt, Sing like there's nobody listening, And live like it's heaven on earth. William W. Purkey
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Of course I’ll hurt you. Of course you’ll hurt me. Of course we will hurt each other. But this is the very condition of existence. To become spring, means accepting the risk of winter. To become presence, means accepting the risk of absence. Unknown
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If you spend your time hoping someone will suffer the consequences for what they did to your heart, then you're allowing them to hurt you a second time in your mind. Shannon L. Alder
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Did I really want to stay on this road longer, knowing it was only going to end in devastation? Becca Fitzpatrick
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I don't want to hurt you or anybody so please forget about me. Just try. Find yourself a better friend. Nina Lacour
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You cannot be with someone just because you don’t want to hurt him. You have your own happiness to think about. Unknown
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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
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Why is there ever this perverse cruelty in humankind, that makes us hurt most those we love best? Jacqueline Carey
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I think in the end, you would have stayed with me, out of obligation..or maybe comfort. Maybe I was safe to you, and you needed to feel that. I know how scared you get of the unknown. To you.. I must be kind of a security blanket. Do you see now, how that doesn't work for me? I don't want to be there, simply because the idea of me being gone is too..scary. I want to be someone's everything. I want fire and passion, and love that's returned, equally. I want to be someone's heart.. Even if it means breaking my own. . S.c. Stephens
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But even when I stop crying, even when we fall asleep and I'm nestled in his arms, this will leave another scar. No one will see it. No one will know. But it will be there. And eventually all of the scars will have scars, and that's all I'll be--one big scar of a love gone wrong. Amanda Grace
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Do you believe a man can truly love a woman and constantly betray her? Never mind physically but betray her in his mind, in the very "poetry of his soul". Well, it's not easy but men do it all the time. Mario Puzo
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You can't hurt me the way you think you can. But even if you could? I would rather die with the taste of you on my tongue than live and never touch you again. I'm in love with you, Mara. I love you. No matter what you do. Michelle Hodkin
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I'm not really sure why. But... do you stop loving someone just because they betray you? I don't think so. That's what makes the betrayal hurt so much - pain, frustration, anger... and I still loved her. I still do. Brandon Sanderson
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As the light begins to intensify, so does my misery, and I wonder how it is possible to hurt so much when nothing is wrong. Tabitha Suzuma
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Yes, I understand why things had to happen this way. I understand his reason for causing me pain. But mere understanding does not chase away the hurt. It does not call upon the sun when dark clouds have loomed over me. Let the rain come then if it must come! And let it wash away the dust that hurt my eyes! Jocelyn Soriano
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A best friend is the only one that walks into your life when the world has walked out. Shannon L. Alder
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You will be the first test subject, Tobias. Beatrice, however.." She smiles. "You are too injured to be of much use to me, so your execution will occur at the conclusion of this meeting." I try to hide the shudder that goes through me at the word "execution, " my shoulder screaming with pain, and look up at Tobias. It's hard to blink tears back when I see the terror in Tobias's wide, dark eyes." No, " says Tobias. His voice trembles, but his look stern as he shakes his head. "I would rather die."" I'm afraid you don't have much of a choice in that matter, " replies Jeanine lightly. Tobias takes my face in this hands roughly and kisses me, the pressure of his lips pushing mine apart. I forget my pain and the terror of approaching death and for a moment, I am grateful that the memory of that kiss will be fresh in my mind as I meet my end. Veronica Roth
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Nothing else wounds so deeply and irreparably. Nothing else robs us of hope so much as being unloved by one we love Clive Barker
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People who love themselves, don’t hurt other people. The more we hate ourselves, the more we want others to suffer. Dan Pearce
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Waiting for you is like waiting for rain in this drought. Useless and disappointing." ~ Sam (Hilary Duff), A Cinderella Story Hilary Duff