Being Hurt Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old being hurt quotes, being hurt sayings, and being hurt proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Truth is everybody is going to hurt you: you just gotta find the ones worth suffering for.     

Bob Marley

Nobody can hurt me without my permission.     

Mahatma Gandhi

It doesn't hurt to feel sad from time to time.     

Willie Nelson

If you're in trouble, or hurt or need -- go to the poor people. They're the only ones that'll help -- the only ones.

John Steinbeck

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

The reason it hurts so much to separate is because our souls are connected.     

Nicholas Sparks

I have learned now that while those who speak about one's miseries usually hurt, those who keep silence hurt more.

C.S. Lewis

Just because one person's problem is less traumatic than another's doesn't mean they're required to hurt less     

J.A. Redmerski

I still own my heart, which I know because it hurts so much.

Emilie Autumn

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

It is when we hurt that we learn.     

Steve Maraboli

When someone stabs you it's not your fault that you feel pain.

Louise Penny

It hurts to have someone in your heart that you can't have in your arms.


It hurts too much so I don't want to talk about it.      

Alex Flinn

The surest way to hurt yourself is to give up on love, just because it didn't work out the first time.

Amanda Howells

No matter how beautiful a lie is, in the end it hurts even more than the truth would have done.

Terry Mark

It's a lot easier to be angry at someone than it is to tell them you're hurt.

Zakiya Caswell

Just because somebody is strong enough to handle pain doesn't mean they deserve it.     


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

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

Chuck Palahniuk

A word that has been said may be unsaid--it is but air. But when a deed is done, it cannot be undone, nor can our thoughts reach out to all the mischiefs that may follow.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Two barrels of tears will not heal a bruise.

Chinese Proverb

A torn jacket is soon mended, but hard words bruise the heart of a child.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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

Lady Gaga

Forget what hurt you in the past, but never forget what it taught you.

Shannon L. Alder

No man can think clearly when his fists are clenched.

George Jean Nathan

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

Jean Vanier

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

What hurts us is what heals us.

Paulo Coelho

Sometimes, being hurt too many times, doesn't make you stronger, it destroy who you were, who you wanted to be and makes who you are today.

Rafael Prado