Grief Quotes and Sayings
Now something so sad has hold of us that the breath leaves and we can’t even cry.
- Charles Bukowski
Grief is love turned into an eternal missing.
- Rosamund Lupton
They say time heals all wounds, but that presumes the source of the grief is finite.
- Cassandra Clare
No one can keep his griefs in their prime; they use themselves up.
~ E.M. Cioran
In days that follow, I discover that anger is easier to handle than grief.
- Emily Giffin
Grief can be a burden, but also an anchor. You get used to the weight, how it holds you in place.
- Sarah Dessen
My grief was cold. It was nothing to share. It was nothing to speak about, nothing to feel.
- Alice Hoffman
If he didn’t love so deeply, he couldn’t grieve so deeply. But he’s drowning in it.
- Dee Henderson
Grief was like a seizure that shook me like a storm.
- Patricia Cornwell
Which would you choose if you could:pleasure for yourself despite your friends or a share in their grief?
Grief does not change you, Hazel. It reveals you.
- John Green
I will not say, do not weep, for not all tears are an evil.
- J.R.R. Tolkien
Even hundredfold grief is divisible by love.
- Terri Guillemets
Grief is itself a medicine.
– William Cowper
Time is a physician that heals every grief.
While grief is fresh, every attempt to divert only irritates. You must wait till it be digested, and then amusement will dissipate the remains of it.
– Samuel Johnson