Getting Hurt Sayings and Quotes

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

Maybe if we choose who we love more carefully we limit the possibility of getting hurt.     

Lee Monroe

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

The easiest way to avoid getting hurt is to stop caring but not caring is the hardest thing to do.     


Why waste your time getting hurt by someone when there's someone else out there waiting to make you happy.     

Cyrille Dayao

The things which hurt, instruct.     

Benjamin Franklin

Growing up is all about getting hurt. And then getting over it. You hurt. You recover. You move on. Odds are pretty good you're just going to get hurt again. But each time, you learn something.     

Jim Butcher

Nobody can hurt me without my permission.     

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Jane Fonda

When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside cannot hurt you.     

African Proverb

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

Bob Marley

We rarely grow when we're happy, we grow when we hurt.     

Maggie Q

Forgive those who have hurt you.     

Les Brown

As much as it hurts, I would rather miss someone than hit someone.     

Brian Celio

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

Emilie Autumn

We are injured and hurt emotionally, not so much by other people or what they say and don't say, but by our own attitude and our own response.     

Maxwell Maltz

It is when we hurt that we learn.     

Steve Maraboli

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

George Bernard Shaw

I've been hurt but I'll continue to love, for that gives me courage to go on with my life.     


When you are in love and you get hurt, it's like a cut it will heal, but there will always be a scar.     


It's always better to be hurt by the truth than be comforted with a lie.     

Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate

No one can hurt you without teaching a life's lesson. So accept it with love and kindness.     

Debasish Mridha, M.D.

Give the world the best you have and you may get hurt. Give the world your best anyway.     

Mother Theresa

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

Calvin Coolidge

We want to hurt others but don't want to be hurt in return.     


To hurt is as human as to breathe.     

J.K. Rowling

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

J.A. Redmerski

The deepest wounds aren't the ones we get from other people hurting us. They are the wounds we give ourselves when we hurt other people.     

Isobelle Carmody

You'll stop hurting when you stop hoping.     

Guillaume Musso

You decide for yourself when it will hurt.     

Per Petterson