The best Quotes and Sayings about Loss


We don't realize how much we need something until it's taken away from us.


When you lose something in your life, stop thinking it's a loss for you... it is a gift you have been given so you can get on the right path to where you are meant to go, not to where you think you should have gone.

Fate & DestinySuze Orman

The way to love anything is to realize that it may be lost.

Love, Relationships, SatisfactionGilbert Keith Chesterton

When you lose someone, it stays with you. Always reminding you of how easy it is to get hurt.

Breakup & LovesickElena Gilbert in The Vampire Diaries

They say the first year after a major loss is the hardest. That’s an understatement; loss is its own brand of insanity and no relief from it. There are no shortcuts and the only way through grief is through it. You just have to get up every day and wait to go to bed every night, then wake up and do it all over again.

Breakup & Lovesick, GriefKa Hancock in Dancing on Broken Glass

Sometimes we have to realize what we're about to lose in order to know how precious it is to us.

SatisfactionThe Silver Lining - Episode 2: Two Households, by King Graham

You are going to lose people in your life.
And I realize that no matter how much you spent with them,
or how much you appreciated them and told them so,
it will never seem like it was enough.

Grief, Missing SomeoneUnknown

Sometimes it takes a huge loss to remind you of what you care about the most. Sometimes you find yourself becoming stronger as a result, wiser, better to deal the next big desaster that comes along. Sometimes but not always.

Meredith Grey in Grey's Anatomy

There can be no triumph without loss. No victory without suffering. No freedom without sacrifice.

The Lord of the Rings - The Return of the King

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