Grief Quotes and Sayings
The darker the night, the brighter the stars,
The deeper the grief, the closer is God!
– Fyodor Dostoyevsky
To spare oneself from grief at all cost can be achieved only at the price of total detachment, which excludes the ability to experience happiness.
– Erich Fromm
Anyone who has lost a loved one knows that you don’t recover. Instead, you learn to incorporate their absence and memories into your life and channel your emotional energy toward others, and eventually, your grief will walk beside you instead of consuming you.
Grieving is a necessary passage and a difficult transition to finally letting go of sorrow – it is not a permanent rest stop.
Now something so sad has hold of us that the breath leaves and we can’t even cry.
– Charles Bukowski
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