Some people do not want to show their sadness, because they are afraid to be judged, to be called weak. But if you think about it, feeling sad is something that you should not be ashamed of. This kind of emotion is a natural part of life, and we experience it once in a while.

It’s alright to be sad. In fact, showing your sadness is an excellent way of releasing pain and gaining strength in return. Be sure to read funny love quotes as well.

So if you are feeling blue right now, may these quotes help you express yourself and somehow relieve the pain.

“A million words would not bring you back, I know because I tried, neither would a million tears, I know because I cried.” – Unknown

“It is sad not to love, but it is much sadder not to be able to love.” – Miguel de Unamuno

“Things change. And friends leave. Life doesn’t stop for anybody.” – Unknown

“Some people are going to leave, but that’s not the end of your story. That’s the end of their part in your story.” ― Faraaz Kazi

“Tears come from the heart and not from the brain.” – Unknown

“Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don’t know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of withering, of tarnishing.” – Anais Nin

“It’s sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.” – Unknown

“The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keeps out the joy.” – Jim Rohn

“Just let me keep the last piece of my heart before you tear it all apart.” — Lykke Li

“Heavy hearts, like heavy clouds in the sky, are best relieved by the letting of a little water.” – Unknown

“Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.” – Unknown

“Relationships are like glass. Sometimes it’s better to leave them broken than try to hurt yourself putting it back together.” – Unknown

“Sadness flies away on the wings of time.” – Jean de La Fontaine

“It’s sad to know I’m done. But looking back, I’ve got a lot of great memories.” – Bonnie Blair

“Some days are just bad days, that’s all. You have to experience sadness to know happiness, and I remind myself that not every day is going to be a good day, that’s just the way it is!” – Dita Von Teese

“Let my soul smile through my heart and my heart smile through my eyes, that I may scatter rich smiles in sad hearts.” – Paramahansa Yogananda

“Sad things happen. They do. But we don’t need to live sad forever.” – Mattie Stepanek

“The word ‘happy’ would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness.” – Carl Jung

“The good times of today, are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.” – Bob Marley

“For all sad words of tongue and pen, the saddest are these, ‘It might have been.’“– John Greenleaf Whittier

“When one door closes another door opens; but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us.” – Alexander Graham Bell

“Rather than crying & craving for those who left our path during dark moments of our life, lets spend some time to thank them who stood and helped us to pass those dark paths.”― Nehali Lalwani

“Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.” ― Dr. Seuss

“Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.” ― Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

“Tears shed for another person are not a sign of weakness. They are a sign of a pure heart.” ― José N. Harris

Hopefully, these quotes about sadness allow you to reflect and let you realize that no matter how sad, heartbroken, or disappointed you are right now, there will always be light at the end of the tunnel. You can also see more heart-related quotes by reading tough love quotes.

Soon, the sadness will fade away and be replaced with joy. Everything will be OK. Cheer up!