Loving someone is an extraordinary act of courage.
Loving someone again, after having been through the aching agony of a divorce is braver.
But loving again doesn’t come easy, does it? The adage ‘once burnt, twice shy’ seems most vehemently applicable when it comes to the matters of the heart. The past seems painful and the future most uncertain. Somewhere between lies a present version of ourselves that is plagued with its own mistakes and fears.
But we can’t keep our hearts shut till the end of time, can we? That’s no way to live, without love. So here is our special compilation of powerful quotes that will help you sail through your fears into the braver lands of love. We hope the words of these brilliant men and women fill you with hope and strength so when love comes knocking again, you will find it within yourselves to take that first step!
“Remember that sometimes not getting what you want is a wonderful stroke of luck.” –Dalai Lama
“As we drive around this road called life, occasionally a gal will find herself a little lost. And when that happens, I guess she has to let go of the coulda, shoulda, woulda, buckle up and just keep going.” – Carrie Bradshaw
“You have to keep breaking your heart until it opens.” –Rumi
“Don’t let the heart that didn’t love you, keep you from the one that will.” – Anonymous
“Where there is ruin, there is hope for a treasure.” –Rumi
“Sometimes you have to forget what you feel and remember what you deserve.” –Anonymous
“Conventional opinion is the ruin of our souls.” –Rumi
“Maybe the past is like an anchor holding you back. Maybe you have to let go of who you were to become who you will be.” –Carrie Bradshaw
“You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean in a drop.” –Rumi