Bittersweet Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Amit Howard” float=”none” width=”100%”]You cannot drink the nectar of love without bleeding for its thorns.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Amy Grant” float=”none” width=”100%”]To me, the human experience does involve a great deal of anguish. It’s joyful, but it’s bittersweet. I just think that’s life.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anne Carson” float=”none” width=”100%”]To be running breathlessly, but not yet arrived, is itself delightful, a suspended moment of living hope.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Austin Dobson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Love comes unseen; we only see it go.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bob Marley” float=”none” width=”100%”]Truth is, everybody is going to hurt you; you just gotta find the ones worth suffering for.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Brian Yorkey” float=”none” width=”100%”]And you find some way to survive. And you find out you don’t have to be happy at all. To be happy you’re alive.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bruno Mars” float=”none” width=”100%”]There’s always a bittersweet kind of thing, but I feel like everything had to work out the way it is. Everything that had to happen, happened.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Cathy Rigby” float=”none” width=”100%”]So it really does have a sort of bittersweet quality. Kids like to have adventures and to believe they can fly, but there’s also that fear about people leaving you.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dave Matthews Band” float=”none” width=”100%”]A guy and a girl can be just friends, but at one point or another, they will fall for each other. Maybe temporarily, maybe at the wrong time, maybe too late, or maybe forever.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Eleanor Roosevelt” float=”none” width=”100%”]We are afraid to care too much, for fear that the other person does not care at all.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Elizabeth Gilbert” float=”none” width=”100%”]This is a good sign, having a broken heart. It means we have tried for something.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ernest Hemingway” float=”none” width=”100%”]The most painful thing is losing yourself in the process of loving someone too much, and forgetting that you are special too.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Friedrich Nietzsche” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Hugh Hefner” float=”none” width=”100%”]Life is bittersweet. Inside our heads, if we’re lucky, we’re the same kids as we were when we were young.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jack Kirby” float=”none” width=”100%”]Life at best is bittersweet.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”James Earl Jones” float=”none” width=”100%”]One of the hardest things in life is having words in your heart that you can’t utter.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jennifer Armentrout” float=”none” width=”100%”]Memories, even bittersweet ones, are better than nothing.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jennifer Morrison” float=”none” width=”100%”]In life, there are those relationships where you really love someone, but they’re just not right for you and there’s a little bittersweet feel to it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jodi Picoult” float=”none” width=”100%”]You don’t love someone because they’re perfect, you love them in spite of the fact that they’re not.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jon Foreman” float=”none” width=”100%”]The life, when we’re aware of beauty, is kind of a bittersweet thing, it’s a transient reminder of eternal beauty, which someday we will be face to face with.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joseph F. Newton Men” float=”none” width=”100%”]People are lonely because they build walls instead of bridges.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mandy Hale” float=”none” width=”100%”]Sometimes it takes a heartbreak to shake us awake & help us see we are worth so much more than we’re settling for.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Maria Elena” float=”none” width=”100%”]You are the illness I will never cure. You are the poem I will never write. You are the thought I will never finish. You are the text I will never read.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Martha Beck” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you begin to face your fears, something bittersweet is going to happen to you: You’ll grow up.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michel de Montaigne” float=”none” width=”100%”]We feel a kind of bittersweet pricking of malicious delight in contemplating the misfortunes of others.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Naveed A. Khan” float=”none” width=”100%”]People are not rain or snow or autumn leaves; they do not look beautiful when they fall.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nicholas Sparks” float=”none” width=”100%”]I finally understood what true love meant. Love meant that you care for another person’s happiness more than your own, no matter how painful the choices you face might be.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nicholas Sparks” float=”none” width=”100%”]The reason it hurts so much to separate is because our souls are connected.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Paulo Coelho” float=”none” width=”100%”]Waiting is painful. Forgetting is painful. But not knowing which to do is the worst kind of suffering.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Percy Bysshe Shelley” float=”none” width=”100%”]Our sweetest songs are those of saddest thought.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Plato” float=”none” width=”100%”]Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to sing always find a song. At the touch of a lover, everyone becomes a poet.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Rachel L. Schade” float=”none” width=”100%”]We weren’t that different after all, our souls laden with the same ache of loss, our hearts bursting with the same longing to save what remained of all we loved.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Richard Bach” float=”none” width=”100%”]We thought humble and proud at the same time, all at once in love again with this painful bittersweet lovely thing called flight.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ricky Mears” float=”none” width=”100%”]We are nothing but shadows. Fading away trying to hold on to this bittersweet life that we call our own.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Brault” float=”none” width=”100%”]Sometimes, in a relationship, we fail to put two and two together because we want so much to keep one and one together.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sappho” float=”none” width=”100%”]Once again love drives me on, that loosener of limbs, bittersweet creature against which nothing can be done.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sappho” float=”none” width=”100%”]With his venom irresistible and bittersweet that loosener of limbs, Love reptile-like strikes me down.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sara Teasdale” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is strange how often a heart must be broken before the years can make it wise.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Shauna Niequist” float=”none” width=”100%”]Some of the most life-shaping decisions you make in this season will be about walking away from good-enough, in search of can’t-live-without.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Shauna Niequist” float=”none” width=”100%”]Sometimes the happiest ending isn’t the one you keep longing for, but something you absolutely cannot see from where you are.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Shauna Niequist” float=”none” width=”100%”]When life is sweet, say thank you and celebrate. And when life is bitter, say thank you and grow.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Shauna Niequist” float=”none” width=”100%”]When things fall apart, the broken pieces allow all sorts of things to enter, and one of them is the presence of God.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”T. E. Kalem” float=”none” width=”100%”]The heart is the only broken instrument that works.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Yakov Smirnoff” float=”none” width=”100%”]It’s kind of bittersweet. The human spirit is not measured by the size of the act, but by the size of the heart.[/wpsm_quote]