Divorce Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Alana Stewart” float=”none” width=”100%”]I used to think that divorce meant failure, but now I see it more as a step along the path of self-realization and growth[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ambrose Bierce” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce: a resumption of diplomatic relations and rectification of boundaries.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bill Doherty” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce is like an amputation. Sometimes it’s necessary but it should be avoided if at all possible because it brings about a permanent disability.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Brian Adam” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce should be the last possible option, rather than something we should be smoothing the passage to. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Caitlin Flanagan” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce in a young-adult novel means what being orphaned meant in a fairy tale: vulnerability, danger, unwanted independence.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Cary Grant” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce is a game played by lawyers.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Christina Aguilera” float=”none” width=”100%”]I’ve gone through a really hard divorce, and anyone who has gone through a divorce will speak about how hard the journey is from start to finish. It’s a life-uprooting time.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dane Cunningham” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce is like death without a burial.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”David Arquette” float=”none” width=”100%”]People that go through what I went through and people going through divorce, it’s really a difficulty process; it’s heartbreaking and it hurts really bad. It can really mess with your head.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”David Knox and Caroline Schacht” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce is like cutting off a gangrened arm to save the rest of the body.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Diane Sollee” float=”none” width=”100%”]To get divorced because love has died, is like selling your car because it’s run out of gas.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”DOROTHY DIX” float=”none” width=”100%”]So many persons think divorce a panacea for every ill, who find out, when they try it, that the remedy is worse than the disease.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Emily Doskow” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce is one of the most stressful life events anyone goes through.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Evan Esar” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce is the key that opens the strongbox where the bonds of matrimony are kept under wedlock.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Evan Esar” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce is the price people play for playing with matches.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”French Proverbs” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce is the sacrament of adultery.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Gary Chapman” float=”none” width=”100%”]People do not get married planning to divorce. Divorce is the result of a lack of preparation for marriage and the failure to learn the skills of working together as teammates in an intimate relationship.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Gerald F. Lieberman” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce is a declaration of independence with only two signers.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Gordon B. Hinckle” float=”none” width=”100%”]The remedy for most marital stress is not in divorce. It is in repentance and forgiveness, in sincere expressions of charity and service. It is not in separation. It is in simple integrity that leads a man and a woman to square up their shoulders and meet their obligations. It is found in the Golden Rule, a time-honored principle that should first and foremost find expression in marriage.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Helen Rowland” float=”none” width=”100%”]When two people decide to get a divorce, it isn’t a sign that they don’t understand one another, but a sign that they have, at last, begun to.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jay Zagorsky” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce looks like one of the fastest ways to destroy your wealth.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jean Kerr” float=”none” width=”100%”]Being divorced is like being hit by a Mack truck. If you live through it, you start looking very carefully to the right and to the left.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jennifer Weiner” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce isn’t such a tragedy. A tragedy’s staying in an unhappy marriage, teaching your children the wrong things about love. Nobody ever died of divorce.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jonathan Lockwood Huie” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you have been divorced, you know it hurts – especially if your marriage had lasted many years. Whatever the circumstances of your relationship, and whatever the nature of its ending, there is always grief and regret – perhaps regret over the ending, or perhaps regret over not ending the relationship sooner – or perhaps both. Nonetheless, move past the grief and regret. No matter how painful, divorce, like all endings, opens the door to new beginnings.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joyce Brothers” float=”none” width=”100%”]For some reason, we see divorce as a signal of failure, despite the fact that each of us has a right, and an obligation, to rectify any other mistake we make in life.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kandace Cooper” float=”none” width=”100%”]Going through a divorce is like having every aspect of your life played back. Anything you have mishandled or regretted is talked about by everyone as they try to figure out who was right and who the innocent party really is. The comfort you once experienced is gone completely. There are many choices for new comfort, but most of them have no value except introducing new addictions or pounds of fat or guilt.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Margaret Atwood” float=”none” width=”100%”]A divorce is like an amputation: You survive it, but there’s less of you.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Margaret Trudeau” float=”none” width=”100%”]It takes two to destroy a marriage. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mary Kay Blakely” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce is the psychological equivalent of a triple coronary bypass.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mehmet Murat ildan” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce is a fire exit. When a house is burning, it doesn’t matter who set the fire. If there is no fire exit, everyone in the house will be burned![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Monica Bellucci” float=”none” width=”100%”]When people divorce, it’s always such a tragedy. At the same time, if people stay together it can be even worse.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nora Ephron” float=”none” width=”100%”]Marriages come and go, but divorces are forever.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Olga Kurylenko” float=”none” width=”100%”]I don’t see divorce as a failure. I see it as the end to a story. In a story, everything has an end and a beginning.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pastor Mark Gungor” float=”none” width=”100%”]People get divorced for one reason and one reason only: One or both of them get selfish.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pat Conroy” float=”none” width=”100%”]Each divorce is the death of a small civilization.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Richard Wagner” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce is one of the most financially traumatic things you can go through. Money spent on getting mad or getting even is money wasted.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Rita Brown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce is the one human tragedy that reduces everything to cash.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Anderson” float=”none” width=”100%”]In every marriage more than a week old there are grounds for divorce. The trick is to find and continue to find grounds for marriage.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Rossana Condoleo” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce = Rebirth: forget the past, replan your life, improve your appearance & REJUVENATE![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Shinichi Suzuki” float=”none” width=”100%”]Love is grand; divorce is a hundred grand. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sia F. Dean” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce is a failed challenge, which leads to a broken life. It is a socially transmittable disease that can transfer from one generation to another, and it is spreading fast. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Spencer W. Kimball” float=”none” width=”100%”]Every divorce is the result of selfishness on the part of one or the other or both parties to a marriage contract. Someone is thinking of self comforts, conveniences, freedoms, luxuries, or ease. Sometimes the ceaseless pin pricking of an unhappy, discontented, and selfish spouse can finally add up to serious physical violence. Sometimes people are goaded to the point where they erringly feel justified in doing the things that are so wrong. Nothing of course justifies sin.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Steve Grissom and Kathy Leonard” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce is open-heart surgery, emotionally. Some people are not willing to give it enough time, and their expectations for recovery are too fast. When you get up and go faster than you’re supposed to and you push your healing cycle too quickly, you have to do it over again and you get a relapse.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sue Merrell” float=”none” width=”100%”]Losing a mate to death is devastating but it’s not a personal attack like divorce. When somebody you love stops loving you and walks away, it’s an insult beyond comparison.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tracy Letts” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce is an embarrassing public admission of defeat.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Valerie Bertinelli” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce isn’t the child’s fault. Don’t say anything unkind about your ex to the child, because you’re really just hurting the child.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Vikrant Parsai” float=”none” width=”100%”]There would be fewer divorces if men gave as much loving attention to their wives as they do their cars and jobs.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Shatner” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce is probably as painful as death.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Zoe Stern” float=”none” width=”100%”]Divorce can sometimes be for the better. You may end up with happier parents, and you will definitely learn a lot about yourself! And that’s the whole point of growing up. So if you think about it, there are reasons to be happy about this experience, if you can learn and grow from it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Zsa Zsa Gabor” float=”none” width=”100%”]Getting divorced just because you don’t love a man is almost as silly as getting married just because you do.[/wpsm_quote]