100+ Hurt Quotes and Being Hurt Sayings

Feeling of being hurt is normal, but it also shows that you care about another person. You may ask yourself, what is wrong with me? In this book, you will discover the root causes of your feelings, which you can address and change to avoid hurting others.

Best Hurt Quotes and Being Hurt Sayings

hurt words quotes

“I wish I were a little girl again because skinned knees are easier to fix than a broken heart.” – Julia Roberts tweet

“The worst loss you’ve ever experienced is the greatest gift you can have. – Byron Katie

“Pain is always emotional. Fear and depression keep constant company with chronic hurting. ~ Siri Hustvedt

“Forget what hurt you in the past, but never forget what it taught you. ~ Shannon L. Alder

“I don’t like to hurt people’s feelings, and I don’t like to knock other writers as a matter of principle.” – Lydia Davis

my heart is hurt quotes

“Don’t chase after the people that hurt you, replace them with people that care. ~ Kaoru Shinmon

“If we aren’t capable of being hurt we aren’t capable of feeling joy. ~ Madeleine L’Engle

“He who is or has been deeply hurt has a RIGHT to be sure he is LOVED. ~ Jean Vanier

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“I don’t like to hurt people’s feelings, and I don’t like to knock other writers as a matter of principle. ~ Lydia Davis

“A torn jacket is soon mended, but hard words bruise the heart of a child. ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

hurt disappointed quotes

“I can feel the hurt. There’s something good about it. Mostly it makes me stop remembering. ~ Albert Borris

“Do you know the feeling, when your heart is so hurt, that you could feel the blood dripping? ~ Lady Gaga

“Love means exposing yourself to the pains of being hurt, deeply hurt by someone you trust. ~ Renita Weems

“If someone really wants to hurt you, they’ll find a way whatever. I don’t want to live my life worrying about it. – George Michael

“There were things I wanted to tell him. But I knew they would hurt him. So I buried them, and let them hurt me. ~ Jonathan Safran Foer

you hurt me quotes

“I pay no attention whatever to anybody’s praise or blame. I simply follow my own feelings. – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

“If it hurts it’s probably doing you good. If it’s pleasant, it’s most likely wrong. – John Graves

“If it hurts it’s probably doing you good. If it’s pleasant, it’s most likely wrong. ~ John Graves

“Don’t hurt my feelings anymore. I left you my roses and you gave me your thorns. – Godwin Delali Adadzie

“Never regret yesterday. Life is in you today, and you make your tomorrow. ~ L. Ron Hubbard

hurt karma quotes

“The turning point in the process of growing up is when you discover the core of strength within you that survives all hurt. – Max Lerner

“Being hurt by someone you truly care about leaves a hole in you heart that only love can fill. – George Bernard Shaw

“You’ve gotta dance like there’s nobody watching, love like you’ll never be hurt, Sing like there’s nobody listening, and live like it’s heaven on earth. ~ William W. Purkey

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“Being brokenhearted is like having broken ribs. On the outside it looks like nothing’s wrong, but every breath hurts. ~ Greg Behrendt.

“Don’t waste your time on revenge. Those who hurt you will eventually face their karma. ~ Matava Pearl

hurt heart quotes

“You’ve hurt my feelings, you’ve broken my heart. I gave you my time, I gave you my trust but you left me for another. – Godwin Delali Adadzie

“I’m scared of things that I can’t see that can hurt me, you know.” – Andy Ruiz Jr.

“The surest way to hurt yourself is to give up on love, just because it didn’t work out the first time. – Amanda Howells

“The pain started years ago, but I’d lived with it for so long at that point that I’d accepted it as an inevitable part of me. – Ashley D. Wallis

“The pain of yesterday is the strength of today. – Paulo Coelho

someone hurt you quotes

“Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can’t help them, at least don’t hurt them. – Dalai Lama

“Live and allow others to live; hurt no one; life is dear to all living beings. ~ Mahavira

“If you are still being hurt by an event that happened to you at twelve, it is the thought that is hurting you now. ~ James Hillman

“Love the heart that hurts you, but never hurt the heart that loves you. ~ Vipin Sharma

“We’re getting hurt, but I’m a long-term investor. – Al-Waleed bin Talal

hurt quotes about life

“If someone really wants to hurt you, they’ll find a way whatever. I don’t want to live my life worrying about it. ~ George Michael

“Words can hurt you. In the larger world, it frames how people think about you, and it can hurt you in lots of little, subtle ways. ~ Nathan Myhrvold

“It doesn’t hurt to feel sad from time to time. – Willie Nelson

“The turning point in the process of growing up is when you discover the core of strength within you that survives all hurt. ~ Max Lerner.

“I’m scared of things that I can’t see that can hurt me, you know. ~ Andy Ruiz Jr

hurt quotes for friends

“Being hurt personally triggered a curiosity about how such beliefs are formed. ~ Philip Zimbardo

“As one grows weaker one is less susceptible to suffering. There is less hurt because there is less to hurt. ~ Jack London

“When a girl gives up, it’s not because she doesn’t love you. But she’s tired of getting hurt and feels like you’ll never care. ~ Justice Cabral

“The problem to me is violence. It’s not cool to kill somebody or hurt people. – Mark Ruffalo

“Sometimes you can be touched by God, but not healed. Often when this happens, he is using your pain for a greater purpose. – Shannon L. Alder

hurt quotes about friendship

“A woman is the only thing I am afraid of that I know will not hurt me.” – Abraham Lincoln

“Do not suppress it – that would hurt you inside. Do not express it – this would not only hurt you inside, it would cause ripples in your surroundings. What you do is transform it. ~ Peace Pilgrim

“Just because it’s not what you were expecting, doesn’t mean it’s not everything you need right now. – Paulo Coelho

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“Water, taken in moderation, cannot hurt anybody.” – Mark Twain

“Those who really love you don’t mean to hurt you and if they do, you can’t see it in their eyes but it hurts them too. ~ Holly Black.

hurt quotes friendship

“Truth is everybody is going to hurt you: you just gotta find the ones worth suffering for.” – Bob Marley

“I don’t hate you; I love you. But loving you is killing me. So this is goodbye even if I don’t want it to be. ~ Nikita Gill.

“We are more often frightened than hurt; and we suffer more from imagination than from reality.” – Lucius Annaeus Seneca

“If a friend hurts you, run to your wife. – Ethiopian proverb

“Being brokenhearted is like having broken ribs. On the outside it looks like nothing’s wrong, but every breath hurts. – Greg Behrendt

hurt quotes for him

“There is just so much hurt, disappointment, and oppression one can take… The line between reason and madness grows thinner.” – Rosa Parks

“Never regret yesterday. Life is in you today, and you make your tomorrow.” – L. Ron Hubbard

“Some people use their own hurt as an excuse for hurting others. ~ Roland Merullo

“I have learned now that while those who speak about one’s miseries usually hurt, those who keep silence hurt more. ~ C.S. Lewis

“A man is not hurt so much by what happens, as by his opinion of what happens. – Michel de Montaigne

hurt quotes for him

“No matter how far life pushes you down, no matter how much you hurt, you can always bounce back. – Sheryl Swoopes

“Have you ever been hurt and the place tries to heal a bit, and you just pull the scar off of it over and over again.” – Rosa Parks

“I have never been hurt by what I have not said.” – Calvin Coolidge

“Some old wounds never truly heal, and bleed again at the slightest word. ~ George R. R. Martin

“That old saying, how you always hurt the one you love, well, it works both ways. – Chuck Palahniuk

hurt mother quotes

“Someone I loved once gave me a box full of darkness. It took me years to understand that this too, was a gift. – Mary Oliver

“Don’t waste your time on revenge. Those who hurt you will eventually face their karma.” – Matava Pearl

“I wish I were a little girl again because skinned knees are easier to fix than a broken heart.” – Julia Roberts tweet

“Love hurts worse than getting slammed by a 250-pound linebacker.” – Miranda Kenneally

“I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love.” – Mother Teresa

sorry for hurt you quotes

“You will know that forgiveness has begun when you recall those who hurt you and feel the power to wish them well. – Lewis B. Smedes

“I still own my heart, which I know because it hurts so much. – Emilie Autumn

“I don’t hate you; I love you. But loving you is killing me. So this is goodbye even if I don’t want it to be.” – Nikita Gill

“The pain started years ago, but I’d lived with it for so long at that point that I’d accepted it as an inevitable part of me.” – Ashley D. Wallis

“The turning point in the process of growing up is when you discover the core of strength within you that survives all hurt.” – Max Lerner

hurt fed up quotes

“With love, you should go ahead and take the risk of getting hurt because love is an amazing feeling.” – Britney Spears

“I have made terrible mistakes that have hurt the people that I cared about the most, and I am sorry. I am deeply ashamed of my terrible judgment and my actions.” – Anthony Weiner

“Even situations that appear to be obstacles are actually opportunities – detours in the right direction. – Gabby Bernstein

“Words can hurt you. In the larger world, it frames how people think about you, and it can hurt you in lots of little, subtle ways.” – Nathan Myhrvold

“Live and allow others to live; hurt no one; life is dear to all living beings.” – Mahavira

friends who hurt you quotes

“Those who really love you don’t mean to hurt you and if they do, you can’t see it in their eyes but it hurts them too. – Holly Black

“Don’t waste your time on revenge. Those who hurt you will eventually face their own karma. – Matareva Pearl

“Honesty is the cruellest game of all, because not only can you hurt someone – and hurt them to the bone – you can feel self-righteous about it at the same time.” – Dave Van Ronk

“I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love.” – Mother Teresa

” A stiff apology is a second insult. . . The injured party does not want to be compensated because he has been wronged; he wants to be healed because he has been hurt. – Gilbert K. Chesterton

hurt quotes on money and relationship

“There were things I wanted to tell him. But I knew they would hurt him. So I buried them, and let them hurt me. – Jonathan Safran Foer

“Choose not to be harmed – and you won’t feel harmed. Don’t feel harmed – and you haven’t been. – Marcus Aurelius

“You don’t get to choose if you get hurt in this world. But you do have some say in who hurts you. – John Green

“The reason it hurts so much to separate is because our souls are connected. – Nicholas Sparks

“I tell kids that people will let them down and people will hurt them. But Jesus Christ will never let them down and never hurt them. – Willie Aames

feeling hurt quotes relationship

“The difference between friendship and love is how much you can hurt each other. – Ashleigh Brilliant

“Do you know the feeling, when your heart is so hurt, that you could feel the blood dripping? – Lady Gaga

“You will know that forgiveness has begun when you recall those who hurt you and feel the power to wish them well. – Lewis B. Smedes

“I still own my heart, which I know because it hurts so much. – Emilie Autumn

“Have you ever been hurt and the place tries to heal a bit, and you just pull the scar off of it over and over again? – Rosa Parks

“A lot of times people’s main motives and plan in life is to hurt as many people as they can, but I think there are enough good people that help make the world a good place. – Tina Yothers

“You generally hear that what a man doesn’t know doesn’t hurt him, but in business what a man doesn’t know does hurt. – Gerald Brenan

Has your heart ever hurt?

A human heart has only two states: it either beats or hurts. The heart doesn’t feel. That’s a blessing. But we feel. We pulled and healed.

How do we help a friend who is hurting?

You help a friend by listening to them. They are telling you their story, and your role is to listen and let them know you’re there for them. Don’t get distracted, and don’t be afraid to say, “I don’t know what to say, but I’m here for you.” When a friend is down, reach out to them nonjudgmentally.

Why did you choose to hurt me?

If I had a dollar for every time someone hurt me, I’d be wealthy. But, my pain doesn’t need a reason. The purpose of hurt is to heal. And hurting others is the only way to grow truly. You cannot recover own yourself until you understand how others perceive you. In time, you will see that the person who has hurt you may be better off because they are growing somehow.

Which of these hurt quotes resonated with you best?

The secret to getting ahead is getting started.” – said Thomas Edison. “Every time you go through a failure, remember that you are still more experienced than ninety-nine percent of the people alive today.” – Napoleon Hill “If it’s important enough to do, it’s important enough to do right.