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850 Powerful Grief Quotes To Help With Loss (2023)

1. “There is no pain so great as the memory of joy in present grief.” – Aeschylus

2. “Sometimes I just look up, smile, and say ‘I know that was you!'” —Anonymous

3. “She let out a laugh, and then she put her hand over her mouth, like she was angry at herself for forgetting her sadness.”

4. “Even when it seems that there is no one else, always remember there’s one person who never ceased to love you – yourself.”― Sanhita Baruah

5. “Here’s what I know: death abducts the dying, but grief steals from those left behind.” ― Katherine Owen

6. “No matter what age… I’ll always need you mom.” – Unknown

7. “Sorrow is so easy to express and yet so hard to tell.” — Joni Mitchell

8. “Life seems sometimes like nothing more than a series of losses, from beginning to end. That's the given. How you respond to those losses, what you make of what's left, that's the part you have to make up as you go.” ― Katharine Weber

9. “Life is full of grief, to exactly the degree we allow ourselves to love other people.” — Orson Scott Card

10. “Grant but memory to us, and we lose nothing by death.” – John G. Whittier

11. “To have been loved so deeply, even though the person who loved us is gone, will give us some protection forever.” — J.K. Rowling

12. “Some things in life cannot be fixed. They can only be carried.” – Megan Devine