200+ Best Unrequited Love Quotes And Sayings

Love is a beautiful thing. But it can also be quite tricky. It can give us more than we ever thought possible. But it can also leave us with broken hearts Read more

And sometimes, love just isn’t meant to be. We’ve put together a list of the top unrequited love quotes that you need to know about right now.

Because, if you could love someone, and keep loving them,...
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Because, if you could love someone, and keep loving them, without being loved back .. . then that love had to be real. It hurt too much to be anything else. Sarah Cross
Snape's patronus was a doe, ' said Harry, 'the same...
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Snape's patronus was a doe, ' said Harry, 'the same as my mother's because he loved her for nearly all of his life, from when they were children. J.k. Rowling
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...unrequited love does not die; it's only beaten down to a secret place where it hides, curled and wounded. For some unfortunates, it turns bitter and mean, and those who come after pay the price for the hurt done by the one who came before. Elle Newmark
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Maybe I was destined to forever fall in love with people I couldn’t have. Maybe there’s a whole assortment of impossible people waiting for me to find them. Waiting to make me feel the same impossibility over and over again. Carol Rifka Brunt
If you don't receive love from the ones who are...
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If you don't receive love from the ones who are meant to love you, you will never stop looking for it. Robert Goolrick
Love Jo all your days, if you choose, but don't...
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Love Jo all your days, if you choose, but don't let it spoil you, for it's wicked to throw away so many good gifts because you can't have the one you want. Louisa May Alcott
There comes a time in your life when you have...
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There comes a time in your life when you have to choose to turn the page, write another book or simply close it. Shannon L. Alder
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She hardly ever thought of him. He had worn a place for himself in some corner of her heart, as a sea shell, always boring against the rock, might do. The making of the place had been her pain. But now the shell was safely in the rock. It was lodged, and ground no longer. T.h. White
Unrequited love is the infinite curse of a lonely heart.
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Unrequited love is the infinite curse of a lonely heart. Christina Westover
A mighty pain to love it is, And 't is...
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A mighty pain to love it is, And 't is a pain that pain to miss; But of all pains, the greatest pain It is to love, but love in vain. Abraham Cowley
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Shut up…let me tell you, LET ME. Every time I look at your face or even remember it, it wrecks me. And the way you are with me and you’re just fun and you shit all over me and you make fun of me and you’re real. I don’t have enough time in any day to think about you enough... I don’t even think about women anymore. I think about you. Louis C.K.
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Being in love with someone who doesn't even know you exist isn't the worst thing in the world. In fact, it's quite the oppostie. Almost like passing in a term paper that you know sucked, but having that period of time where you haven't gotten your grade back yet -- that kind of exhale where you haven't been rejected, although you pretty much know how it's going to turn out. Tonya Hurley
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Sometimes no matter how many eyelashes or dandelion seeds you blow, no matter how much of your heart you tear out and slap on your sleeve, it just ain't gonna happen. Melissa Jensen
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I was trying to make you jealous! " Simon screamed, right back. His hands were fisted at his sides. "You're so stupid, Clary. You're so stupid, can't you see anything?" She stared at him in bewilderment. What on earth did he mean? "Trying to make me jealous? Why would you try to do that?" She saw immediately that this was the worst thing she could have asked him." Because, " he said, so bitterly that it shocked her, "I've been in love with you for ten years, so I thought it seemed like the time to find out whether you felt the same about me. Which, I guess you don't. Cassandra Clare
The most confused you will ever get is when you...
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The most confused you will ever get is when you try to convince your heart and spirit of something your mind knows is a lie. Shannon L. Alder
Nothing had changed. I was the stupid one again. I...
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Nothing had changed. I was the stupid one again. I was the girl who never understood who she was to people. Carol Rifka Brunt
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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
I want him to see the flowers in my eyes...
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I want him to see the flowers in my eyes and hear the songs in my hands. Francesca Lia Block
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No." Magnus strode toward him. "I didn't call you because I'm tired of you only wanting me around when you need something. I'm tired of watching you be in love with someone else-someone, incidentally, who will never love you back. Not the way I do. Cassandra Clare
The knowledge that she would never be loved in return...
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The knowledge that she would never be loved in return acted upon her ideas as a tide acts upon cliffs. Thornton Wilder