Brokenness Sayings and Quotes

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


Our brokenness has no other beauty but the beauty that comes from the compassion that surrounds it.     

Henri J.M. Nouwen

Brokenness is the operative issue of our time - broken souls, broken hearts, broken places.     

Samantha Power

Brokenness is the stripping of self-reliance and independence from God. The broken person has no confidence in his own righteousness or his own works, but he is cast in total dependence upon the grace of God working in and through him.     

Nancy Leigh Demoss

Brokenness is often the road to breakthrough. Be encouraged.     

Tony Evans

You grow up a bit damaged or broken then you have some success but you don't know how to feel good about the work you're doing or the life you're leading.     

Johnny Depp

The worst kind of brokenness is the kind that you don't know you have.     

Amy Neftzger

Brokenness involves removing inappropriate pride and self-reliance and building healthy God-reliance.     

John C. Maxwell

Brokenness is the bow from which God launches the arrow of healing.     

Louie Giglio

If you cannot speak your brokenness, your brokenness will speak for you.     

Peter Rollins

To experience brokenness and humiliation all you have to do is lead.     

Dan B. Allender

A broken soul is not the absence of beauty, but a cracked and torn soul reeks of the sweet incense it contains.     

C. JoyBell

We are all broken by something. We have all hurt someone and have been hurt. We all share the condition of brokenness even if our brokenness is not equivalent.     

Bryan Stevenson

Brokenness is God's requirement for maximum usefulness.      

Charles Stanley

Your brokenness is not useless. God can always use your pain to rebuild a stronger you.     

Trent Shelton

Our lives,our brokenness,our flaws and failures are precisely what God designed to reflect a perfect love.      

Anonymous

A broken bone can heal, but the wound a word opens can fester forever.     

Jessamyn West

It is through that brokenness that we find courage and strength. It is what empowers us to do great things.     

K.S. Ruff

Genuine brokenness pleases God more than pretend spirituality.     

John Ortberg