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.

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

Pain is always emotional. Fear and depression keep constant company with chronic hurting.

Siri Hustvedt

I can feel the hurt. There's something good about it. Mostly it makes me stop remembering.     

Albert Borris

Being hurt by someone you truly care about leaves a hole in you heart that only love can fill.

George Bernard Shaw

We are more often frightened than hurt; and we suffer more from imagination than from reality.


Don't hold to anger, hurt or pain. They steal your energy and keep you from love

Leo Buscaglia

When you can't remember why you're hurt, that's when you're healed.

Jane Fonda

Being hurt is something you can't stop from happening, but being miserable is always your choice.      


Dont chase after the people that hurt you, replace them with people that care.

Kaoru Shinmon

Sometimes even stuff you expect to happen can still hurt.

Jennifer Brown

Some people use their own hurt as an excuse for hurting others

Roland Merullo

Sometimes pain and hurt are good things because it means you strived for something in your life.

Kathryn Perez

Being brokenhearted is like having broken ribs. On the outside it looks like nothing's wrong, but every breath hurts.     

Greg Behrendt

Pain can be endured and defeated only if it is embraced. Denied or feared, it grows.

Dean Koontz

Wounds make better lessons than lectures.

Brian Herbert

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

Being hurt personally triggered a curiosity about how such beliefs are formed.

Philip Zimbardo

If we aren't capable of being hurt we aren't capable of feeling joy.

Madeleine L'Engle

I have never been hurt by anything I didn't say.

Calvin Coolidge