Ex Boyfriends Sayings and Quotes

Getting over an ex-boyfriend is no easy task, especially if the relationship ended on bad terms. Take time to grieve the loss of the relationship and heal. Below you’ll find a collection of wise and insightful quotes about ex-boyfriends.

The best revenge you can get on your ex is to move on and let them see you happy with someone that treats you better than they did     

Sonya Parker

Exes are like our old diaries-they know the whole truth and the unedited version of you. If you can still attain their respect after the relationship you must have done something well.     

Nontobeko Sibiya

Nobody deserves your tears, but whoever deserves them will not make you cry.     

Gabriel Garcia Marquez

I don't think much about guys from the past. I'm glad I knew them, but there's a reason they didn't make it into my future.     

Lorraine Zago Rosenthal

Going back to your ex is like reading a book you have already read. The outcome will always be the same.     

Matthew Donnell

To fall in love is awfully simple, but to fall out of love is simply awful.     

Bess Myerson

Dating an ex is the equivalent of failing a test you already had the answers to.     

Kendrick Cole

A heartbreak is a blessing from God. It's just his way of letting you realize he saved you from the wrong one.     


All discarded lovers should be given a second chance, but with somebody else.     

Mae West

You can choose to be happy or sad and whichever you choose that is what you get. No one is really responsible to make someone else happy, no matter what most people have been taught and accept as true.     

Sidney Madwed

Sometimes a woman will look back on what she had, not because she wants to go there but to motivate her to do better.     

Reuben " Mulah Truth " Holmes II

We are all trying to get over the person who broke our hearts. We are all far from perfect.     

Alex Rosa

One relationship ends but life goes on. Your 'Ex' was just a stepping stone to something better.     

Sushan R Sharma

If you feel the need to insult your ex or their new lover, you obviously still have feelings for them.     

Alexis Rose

I couldn't deal with my ex and his new she-devil girlfriend being all up in my face and him trying to be friendly and her trying to poison me with her existence.     

Sarah Bilington

Never get jealous when you see your ex with someone else, because our parents taught us to give our used toys to the less fortunate.     


It may seem as the hardest thing in the world, but you have to forget the guy who forgot about you.     

The Notebook

You're still my person, even if I'm not yours.     

Grey's Anatomy

The truth is that it hurts because it's real. It hurts because it mattered. And that's an important thing to acknowledge to yourself.     

John Greene

The hottest love has the coldest end.     


I never hated a man enough to give him his diamonds back.     

Zsa Zsa Gabor

How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard     

Carol Sobieski and Thomas Meehan

Irregardless, ex boyfriends are just off limits to friends. I mean, that's just the rules of feminism.     

Mean Girls

Never regret. If it's good, it's wonderful. If it's bad, it's experience.     

Victoria Holt

If you really love something set it free. If it comes back it's yours, if not it wasn't meant to be.     


I don't miss him, I miss who I thought he was.     


It rather goes without saying that Katherine drank her coffee black. Katherines do, generally. They like their coffee like their ex-boyfriends: bitter.     

John Green

He heals the broken hearted and binds up their wounds.     

Psalm 147:3

Failed relationships can be described as so much wasted make-up.     

Marian Keyes

Why is it that when you miss someone so much that your heart is ready to disintegrate, you hear the saddest song on the radio?     

Pete & Pete