Losing Someone Quotes

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Lauren Oliver
“He is no longer mine to lose, but the grief is there, a gnawing sense of disbelief.”
Lauren Oliver, Requiem

Victoria Schwab
“Having something and losing it, it's so much crueler than never having had it.”
Victoria Schwab, The Unbound

Ava Dellaira
“You know when you think you know someone? More than anyone in the world? You know you know them, because you've seen them, like, for real. And then you reach out, and suddenly they are just... gone. You though you belonged together. You thought they were yours, but they're not. You want to protect them, but you can't.”
Ava Dellaira, Love Letters to the Dead

M.F. Moonzajer
“If you really love someone, you shouldn’t be scared of losing, since real love is not having but wanting happy.”
M.F. Moonzajer, A moment with God ; Poetry

Kathleen Glasgow
“I'm always losing things.”
Kathleen Glasgow, Girl in Pieces

Colleen Hoover
“I've learned over the past years what it really means to be able to miss someone. In order to miss someone, that means you were privileged enough to have them in your life to begin with. And while seventeen years doesn't seem like near enough time to have spent with you over the course of a lifetime, it's still seventeen more years than the people that never knew you at all. So if I look at it that way ... I'm pretty damn lucky. I'm the luckiest brother ever in the whole wide world.”
Colleen Hoover, Losing Hope

Steven Moffat
“The day you lose someone isn't the worst -at least you've got something to do- it's all the days they stay dead.”
Steven Moffat

Karen Ann Hopkins
“Pressing my head to his heart, I listened hard, straining to hear any gurgle or murmur of life. Hearing nothing, I felt the shock settle into my mind, slowing it down and then turning it off.
"Don't leave me, Noah. Please, don't go," I whispered into the darkness as the light spray of rain touched my face.
If only I could turn back time.
I would tell him yes.”
Karen Ann Hopkins, Temptation

Robin Roe
“It's strange how many ways there are to miss someone. You miss the things they did and who they were, but you also miss who you were to them. The way everything you said and did was beautiful or entertaining or important. How much you mattered.”
Robin Roe, A List of Cages

Harriet Evans
“She missed him. And she was scared, deep down, because she felt him pulling away from her, and even though he assured her he wasn't, she didn't believe him.”
Harriet Evans, Happily Ever After

Ava Dellaira
“I think it's like when you lose something so close to you, it's like losing yourself.”
Ava Dellaira, Love Letters to the Dead

Marie Lu
“I am numb. I don’t know what to do. The absence of my link to Enzo is a yawning chasm, a hollowness I first felt when Teren took Enzo’s life in the Estenzian arena. How long had he been a part of my world? How had my life been before he stepped into it? All I can think is that I am losing him all over again, except that I already lost him.”
Marie Lu, The Midnight Star

Richelle E. Goodrich
“The effects of loss are acute, and unique to each individual. Not everyone mourns in the same way, but everyone mourns.”
Richelle E. Goodrich, Making Wishes

Anuradha Bhattacharyya
“Love was indeed a big responsibility. One must use the word judiciously. One cannot love one day and take away love the next day. It is total caring.”
Anuradha Bhattacharyya, The Road Taken

Nadège Richards
“When you have something this good, you keep it. Forever. And that's all the magic there is to it.”
Nadège Richards, 5 Miles

Rachel  Harris
“I didn't mean to fall for her, but I did. And in my fear of losing her, I did just that.”
Rachel Harris, The Fine Art of Pretending

Sarah Hall
“Personal effects: how irrelevant they are, how sad, how lost, how vagrant, without the force that gives them purpose.”
Sarah Hall, How to Paint a Dead Man

Islam Bakli
“It's weird how when you lose who you love in life, everything you do becomes meaningless, as if you were living for them.”
Islam Bakli, كل شيء بقدر

“Sometimes when you lost someone.
You can't turn it back. Forever.”
Redzel Romulo

Adhish Mazumder
“On the crossroads of future most good friends lose themselves to an eternity of regrets. Most of us lose connections unknowingly thinking that it is only natural until we realize the deceit in our understanding and end up craving for something we put to rest a long time ago. Thus begins a morbid curiosity within our conscience.”
Adhish Mazumder

Harriet Evans
“She stood firm, biting her lip. "I asked you a question, Rory. Yes, or no?"
He hesitated. "It's not as easy as that."
'It is," said Elle, feeling her heart physically ache. "It has to be. If you won't come to the pub with me, I have to go now, otherwise I'll change my mind, and that would be stupid. Very, very stupid.' She covered her face with her hands, breathing deeply. "As stupid as I've been these past few years... Oh, God, no.”
Harriet Evans, Happily Ever After

Álvaro Mutis
“Había algo en ella de aparición inconcebible que no puede decirse con palabras y sólo conociéndola lograría explicarse la desmesurada fortuna que fue estar a su lado y la tortura inaudita que ha sido perderla.”
Álvaro Mutis, La última escala del Tramp Steamer

“Don't allow someone to treat you poorly just because you’re afraid of losing them.”
CHarles f. glassman, Brain Drain The Breakthrough That Will Change Your Life

Lisa J. Shultz
“By acknowledging my impermanence, I can consider if there is anything I can do now to help my loved ones who will be left behind cope with losing me and to facilitate healing.”
Lisa J. Shultz, A Chance to Say Goodbye: Reflections on Losing a Parent

Lauren Willig
“She could only hold on to her husband with both hands and promise herself that the best way to keep someone was to let him go.”
Lauren Willig, The English Wife

“If I lie to you, it's either because I'm scared of you or scared of losing you.”
Karishma Magvani

“Remember that people are only guests in your story - the same way you are only a guest in theirs - so make the chapters worth reading.”
Lauren Klarfeld