Grieving over and missing someone you love is a big deal. It’s not always easy to give the voice to the thoughts and emotion inside you. These swell up to tears and down to numbness, then repeat, and it seems like no one else understands or can fathom.
These 18 honest quotes about grief are provided here to help you find the right words to express just how much you miss your loved one.
1. Grief: The last act of love
Grief is the last act of love we can give to those we loved. Where there is deep grief, there was great love.
2. I miss you
I miss you. A little too much, a little too often, and a little bit more every day.
3. I still think of you
I keep myself busy
with the things I do.
But every time I pause,
I still think of you.
4. Grief quotes: Learning to swim
Grief is like the ocean; it comes in waves, ebbing and flowing.
Sometimes the water is calm, and sometimes it is overwhelming.
All we can do is learn to swim.
No matter how long it’s been, there are times when it suddenly becomes harder to breathe.
It’s the kind of heartache you can feel in your bones.
7. I’ll be OK
I’ll be OK… just not today.
8. I’ll miss you forever
I think I’ll miss you forever, like the stars miss the sun in the morning skies.
9. The silent language of grief
Tears are the silent language of grief.
10. Not okay
It is perfectly okay to admit you’re not okay.
11. My first thought
My first thought in the morning is always you.
12. Grief never ends
Grief never ends… But it changes.
It’s a passage, not a place to stay.
Grief is not a sign of weakness, nor a lack of faith…
It is the price of love.
13. Rain & rainbows
No rain, no rainbow.
14. Honest quotes about grief: Tonight
And tonight I’ll fall asleep with you in my heart.
15. Wisdom from Winnie the Pooh
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
16. There are days…
There are days I cannot participate in life.
17. Missing you: Then it hits you
Then it hits you so much harder than you ever thought it would.
18. To-do list
Things to do today:
1. Get up
3. Go back to bed