50 Hurt Quotes
Let these hurt quotes encourage and motivate you to let go
of past hurts and forgive. When we don't do this we are the ones who
end up hurting more. Be inspired by these words of wisdom.
The hardest thing in life is to forgive. But hate is self-destructive.
If you hate somebody you're not hurting the person you hate,
you're hurting yourself. Forgiveness is healing.
Louis Zamperini, Don't Give Up, Don't Give In: Lessons from an Extraordinary Life
No one can continually insult you or hurt your feelings without your permission.
You can set a boundary with your words when you are honest
and when you establish a consequence for another's hurtful actions.
Henry Cloud, John Townsend; How to Have That Difficult Conversation
Keep in mind, hurting people often hurt other people
as a result of their own pain... The last thing they need is for
you to make matters worse by responding angrily.
Grieving is not weakness nor absence of faith. Grieving is as natural as
crying when you are hurt, sleeping when you are tired or sneezing
when your nose itches. It is nature's way of healing a broken heart.
No matter how much it hurts now, someday you will look back and realize your struggles changed your life for the better.
Life Changing Quotes
Withhold a smile only when the smile can hurt someone.
Otherwise, let it bloom forth in a riot.
We cannot choose to have a life free of hurt. But we can choose
to be free, to escape the past, no matter what befalls us, and to embrace the possible.
Edith Eva Eger, The Choice
"The greatest sympathy gift you can give a hurting friend or loved one is you.
Your presence, compassion, patience and caring are the greatest
gifts you could ever give to help them get through a difficult time."
When we finally repent of our sin and forgive those who have hurt us -
as God calls us to do over and over again in his Word - then the light
of God shines like a bright, healing beam in our hearts and clears
the vision of God before us.
Matt Brown, Awakening
Forgive those who have hurt you.
A pencil can correct any mistakes it makes and a person is also charged
with the responsibility to make right that which has been done poorly,
or to make amends if you have done wrong or hurt someone else.
Byron Pulsifer, Characteristics Of A Pencil
Quote of The Day
The dark side. Always it speaks to us, from our pain. Our grief. It connects our pain to all pain, our hurt to all hurt.
Yet I also believe that when you do unto others,
blessings come to you as well. So if you don't have a friend,
be a friend. If you are having a bad day, make someone else's day.
If your feelings are hurt, heal those of another.
Nick Vujicic, Life Without Limits
Hurting back the people who hurt you, makes you just like them.
Never hold onto a hurt, because resentment tears you up.
Resentment is like drinking poison and hoping it's going to kill someone else.
It doesn't work.
You have to decide that, before anything else happens,
you are going to forgive that person.
I'd rather end up bloody at the end of the day, then unhurt with no progress made, no knowledge gained. I'd rather have a no, then nothing.
Laurell K. Hamilton
In the Bible, Jesus taught that if we don't forgive the people who
hurt us in this life, there's a pretty good chance God won't forgive
us in the next.
Brian Jones, Forgiveness
Forgiving other people who have wronged us or hurt us or embarrassed
us is not easy. In fact, sometimes it seems impossible. But that is what
God did for us and what He asks us to do for others.
Korie Robertson, Faith Commander
Words of Encouragement
When you choose to forgive those who have hurt you, you take away their power.
Chances are someone has hurt you really bad and the only way you
will be free from the anger is to forgive them.
James Robor, Keys To Massive Breakthrough
Explosive anger can really hurt your relationships with your spouse,
kids, family, and friends. It causes lasting scars in the people you love
most, and it can get in the way of resolving conflicts.
Alexis G. Roldan, Marriage: How To Rescue Your Marriage
Stop flogging yourself over the past mistakes and hurtful memories
of the past.
Kellie Sullivan, Confidence
You make mistakes. You try to learn from them, and when you don't,
it hurts even more.
Every one of us, starting in childhood, had to learn how to deal
with the skinned knees, hurt feelings, dashed hopes, and heartbreaking
setbacks common to fallen humanity. How well we coped with
these difficulties, challenges, and unexpected obstacles
determined in large measure what sort of man or woman we've
become and how we navigate our way through life.
Kay Arthur, When the Hurt Runs Deep
Good people make mistakes and hurt others - then they learn from
their mistakes and TRY not to make them again.
Bob Anderson, Grandfather Speaks Again
Many of us don't realize the power words have.
They can hurt, they can encourage, they can change a person,
they can inspire, and they can offer support and comfort.
Catherine Pulsifer, Would You Still Be Beautiful
The truth is, words can hurt. And while they don't physically break bones,
they can damage your spirit.
Susan Sprague, Coping with Cliques
When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside cannot hurt you.
Some love and some hurt,
And others play their games.
They pretend to be your friend,
While behind your back are lighting flames.
Julie Hebert, Playing The Game,
Write your hurts in the sand. Carve your blessings in stone.
Many people are suffering deep emotional anguish beneath the surface
of their lives, and smile even as they hurt inside.
A short time ago, feeling hopeless and low,
In much pain, that my mind was resisting,
There was hurt, there was woe, and this much I know,
Wasn't living, just barely existing.
Jim Thistle, To The Love Of A Friend,
When hardship occurs, it is easy to focus on hurt feelings attributed
to the individuals you thought would show up that don't - but I
encourage you to instead embrace all the individuals that come
out of the woodwork and surprise you.
Steph Gold, Now Is YOUR Time
Why love if losing hurts so much? We love to know that we are not alone.
Everything that hurts passes with time where
each person heals on their own schedule. The pain becomes less
and less but the memories of the past remain not as a stabbing
thrust of a knife but as a tingle of good memories.
Byron Pulsifer, Hopes And Dreams
Sometimes you trust someone who turns out not to be honest.
There are a lot of things that happen in life that don't turn out the
way you're given the impression that they will. And I think that's
all kind of a con. But I think we've probably all been hurt.
Broken hearts hurt but they will make you strong.
Quotes about Love and Life
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
Nevertheless, if your prevailing
choice has been one of happiness, it is my contention that the pain
or hurt will not be the predominant emotional state for the rest of your life.
Byron Pulsifer, Happiness Is A Choice
Compassion is supposed to hurt. If you can't feel the pain of those around
you, it is you who has the problem - not them.
Josh Brendan, Stress to Smile
Develop compassion for someone who hurt you rather showing
bitterness that will enable you to forgive them and make you feel comfortable.
Lisa Adams, Spirituality - Peace Of Mind
Sadly, some folks want others to feel their pain, to hurt as much as
they do - or more. My grandmother once told me to avoid
colds and angry people whenever I could. It's sound advice.
Do talk about what needs to change, but try to find a positive way
to go about it, this should help to lessen the chances of feelings
being hurt, and still resolve the problems.
Lesley Harriot, How To Have Successful Relationships
But feeling hurt and pain, understanding where I live day in and
day out - we tend to think that God is out of touch with these
kinds of issues. Know that He is not.
Barry D. Ham, God Understands Divorce
We are more often frightened than hurt; and we suffer more from
imagination than from reality.
Fear of failure can hold anyone back from achieving their true potential.
Whether it is because they are embarrassed by their friends or
family finding out that they had failed in something, or if the failure
would hurt the persons' self-esteem.
Simon Banner, Secrets of Success
There are times when it seems your heart is open to hurt but remember
that every heart that is real also has the ability to recover and
be stronger than before.
Byron Pulsifer, The Paradox Of Life
Nothing feels blessed about being broken. In fact, certain circumstances in
life hurt so intensely that we think we will never heal. But blessing
can come in the wake of our being broken.
Charles Stanley, Finding God's Blessings in Brokenness
His heart his wound received from my sight;
My heart was wounded with his wounded heart;
For as from me on him his hurt did light,
So still, methought, in me his hurt did smart:
Both equal hurt, in this change sought our bliss,
My true love hath my heart and I have his.
Sir Philip Sidney, My True Love Hath My Heart
Short Love Poems