Grief Quotes

Grief Quotes

Here are 25 of the Best Grief Quotes I could find. Losing someone brings pain, confusion and sorrow. Thus, I hope these words will help you find some peace in your day. Enjoy. and tell us About Our Collection Of Grief.

25 Best Grief Quotes – Inspirational Quotes to Help With Grief

1. “The reality is that you will grieve forever. You will not ‘get over’ the loss of a loved one; you will learn to live with it. You will heal and you will rebuild yourself around the loss you have suffered. You will be whole again but you will never be the same. Nor should you be the same nor would you want to.” — Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

2. “When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure.” – Unknown

3. “What we once enjoyed and deeply loved we can never lose, for all that we love deeply becomes part of us.” — Helen Keller

4. “If tears could build a stairway, and memories a lane, I’d walk right up to Heaven and bring you home again.” – Unknown

5. “God gave us memory so that we might have roses in December.” — J.M. Barrie

6. “Although it’s difficult today to see beyond the sorrow, May looking back in memory help comfort you tomorrow.” – Unknown

7. “Grief is itself a medicine.” – William Cowper

8. “If there ever comes a day when we can’t be together, keep me in your heart, I’ll stay there forever.” — Winnie the Pooh

9. “Memory is a way of holding on to the things you love, the things you are, the things you never want to lose.” – From The Wonder Years

10. “To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.” — Thomas Campbell

11. “The risk of love is a loss, and the price of loss is grief – But the pain of grief is only a shadow when compared with the pain of never risking love.” – Hillary Stanton Zunin

12. “I will not say: Do not weep; for not all tears are an evil.” ― J.R.R. Tolkien

13. “You cannot prevent the birds of sorrow from flying over your head, but you can prevent them from building nests in your hair.” – Old Chinese proverb

14. “Only people who are capable of loving strongly can also suffer great sorrow, but this same necessity of loving serves to counteract their grief and heals them.” — Leo Tolstoy

15. “Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal.” – From a headstone in Ireland

16. “People speak to me about my son — ‘I’m so sorry for you’ — but no one says, ‘I loved him so much.’ I was busy in grief, which I don’t expect to stop. Suddenly realizing that the last thing my son would want was for me to be very self-involved and narcissistic and self-stroking. It stopped me from writing. Which doesn’t mean you stop feeling the absence. It was being willed to think about it in a way that was not self-serving.” — Toni Morrison

17. “No one ever told me that grief felt so much like fear.” – C.S Lewis

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

19. “Grief is not a disorder, a disease or a sign of weakness. It is an emotional, physical and spiritual necessity, the price you pay for love. The only cure for grief is to grieve.” – Earl Grollman

20. “There’s a bit of magic in everything, and some loss to even things out.” – Lou Reed, ‘Magic And Loss’

21. “To weep is to make less the depth of grief.” — William Shakespeare

22. “There is no pain so great as the memory of joy in present grief.” – Aeschylus

23. “Life is full of grief, to exactly the degree we allow ourselves to love other people.” — Orson Scott Card

24. “If you’ve got to my age, you’ve probably had your heart broken many times. So it’s not that difficult to unpack a bit of grief from some little corner of your heart and cry over it.” – Emma Thompson

25. “While grief is fresh, every attempt to divert only irritates. You must wait till it is digested, and then amusement will dissipate the remains of it.” — Samuel Johnson

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