Feelings Sayings and Quotes

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


The emotion that can break your heart is sometimes the very one that heals it     

Nicholas Sparks

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

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

Roland Merullo

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

Tom Gates

You can't stop loving someone if you had already fallen; all you can do is hurting yourself.

M.F. Moonzajer

Positive feelings come from being honest about yourself and accepting your personality, and physical characteristics, warts and all; and, from belonging to a family that accepts you without question.     

Willard Scott

Thoughts are the shadows of our feelings - always darker, emptier and simpler.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Do not give in too much to feelings. A overly sensitive heart is an unhappy possession on this shaky earth.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

A person will be just about as happy as they make up their minds to be.     

Abraham Lincoln

I have feelings too. I am still human. All I want is to be loved, for myself and for my talent.

Marilyn Monroe

We often confuse what we wish for with what is.

Neil Gaiman

Sometimes your mind says No but your heart says Go.     

Yvonne Urlanda

It is a curious sensation: the sort of pain that goes mercifully beyond our powers of feeling. When your heart is broken, your boats are burned: nothing matters any more. It is the end of happiness and the beginning of peace.

George Bernard Shaw

Where there is love there is life.     

Mahatma Gandhi

There is no remedy for love than to love more.

Henry David Thoreau

Never play with the feelings of others, because you may win the game, but the risk is that you will surely lose the person for life time.

William Shakespeare

You cannot make yourself feel something you do not feel, but you can make yourself do right in spite of your feelings.

Pearl S. Buck

One of the greatest feelings in the world is knowing that we as individuals can make a difference. Ending hunger in America is a goal that is literally within our grasp.     

Jeff Bridges

The feeling is often the deeper truth, the opinion the more superficial one.     

Augustus William Hare and Julius Charles

They may forget what you said, but they will never forget how you made them feel.

Carl W. Buechner

Feelings are not supposed to be logical. Dangerous is the man who has rationalized his emotions.

David Borenstein

There is no feeling, except the extremes of fear and grief, that does not find relief in music.

George Eliot

To feel valued, to know, even if only once in a while, that you can do a job well is an absolutely marvelous feeling.

Barbara Walters

The deepest feeling always shows itself in silence; not in silence, but restraint.     

Marianne Moore

You can close your eyes to the things you do not want to see, but you cannot close your heart to the things you do not want to feel.

Johnny Depp

Whatever you do, you should do it with feeling.     

Yogi Berra

Emotions are celebrated and repressed, analyzed and medicated, adored and ignored -- but rarely, if ever, are they honored.

Karla McLaren

There is no instinct like that of the heart.     

Lord Byron

Our feelings are our most genuine paths to knowledge.     

Audre Lorde

We destroy ourselves when we stop feeling. If you bury your feelings within you, you become a graveyard.     

Bernie S. Siegel