Grief Quotes and Sayings

Joy comes, grief goes, we know not how.
James Russell Lowell

Now something so sad has hold of us that the breath leaves and we can’t even cry.
– Charles Bukowski

My grief was cold. It was nothing to share. It was nothing to speak about, nothing to feel.
– Alice Hoffman

No one ever told me that grief felt so like fear.
C.S. Lewis

The greatest griefs are those we cause ourselves.

They say time heals all wounds, but that presumes the source of the grief is finite.
– Cassandra Clare

Grief was like a seizure that shook me like a storm.
– Patricia Cornwell

If he didn’t love so deeply, he couldn’t grieve so deeply. But he’s drowning in it.
– Dee Henderson

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

Grief is a species of idleness.
Samuel Johnson

When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.
Kahlil Gibran

The darker the night, the brighter the stars,
The deeper the grief, the closer is God!
Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Grief teaches the steadiest minds to waver.

There is no grief like the grief that does not speak.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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