Letting go of tiny things in life is difficult, but letting go of someone you love is the hardest. Holding on to your past does more harm than good. It only serves to damage your future. While it’s difficult to let go of things that matter to us, to heal, we must learn to let go. These quotes will give you the confidence and inner strength to move forward with a positive attitude.
In a relationship, letting go of your partner is essential for healing and moving forward with your life. Although holding on is a natural human instinct, it stops us from reaching our goals. Because not knowing how to move on harms you; it hinders you from attaining your true potential.
If you hold on to your ex, who wasn’t destined for a future with you, you are only jeopardizing your future and doing yourself an injustice. As a result, you may hardly have a fruitful relationship in the future.
There’s a saying that living in the past results in depression, worrying about your future is anxiety, and genuine contentment is staying in the present. I know for a fact this is true, and it has always worked for me.
But suppose one can master the art of letting go of someone they love and stop worrying about any future scenario that could go wrong without them. In that case, they’ll truly feel some sense of peace and have a more meaningful and successful relationship in the present.
Here are some letting go of someone you love quotes that I hope will instill some motivation in your dating life.
Letting Go of Someone You Love Quotes
1.”If you want to forget something or someone, never hate it, or never hate him/her. Everything and everyone that you hate is engraved upon your heart; if you want to let go of something, if you want to forget, you cannot hate.” – C. JoyBell C.
2.”Letting go means to come to the realization that some people are a part of your history, but not a part of your destiny.” – Steve Maraboli.
3.”Letting go doesn’t mean that you don’t care about someone anymore. It’s just realizing that the only person you really have control over is yourself.” – Deborah Reber.
4.”The truth is, unless you let go, unless you forgive yourself, unless you forgive the situation, unless you realize that the situation is over, you cannot move forward.” – Steve Maraboli.
5.”If you want to fly in the sky, you need to leave the earth. If you want to move forward, you need to let go the past that drags you down.” – Amit Ray.
6.”Some birds are not meant to be caged, that’s all. Their feathers are too bright, their songs too sweet and wild. So you let them go, or when you open the cage to feed them they somehow fly out past you. And the part of you that knows it was wrong to imprison them in the first place rejoices, but still, the place where you live is that much more drab and empty for their departure.” –
7.”Cry. Forgive. Learn. Move on. Let your tears water the seeds of your future happiness.” – Steve Maraboli.
8.”The only thing a person can ever really do is keep moving forward. Take that big leap forward without hesitation, without once looking back. Simply forget the past and forge toward the future.” – Alyson Noel.
9.”When you hold resentment toward another, you are bound to that person or condition by an emotional link that is stronger than steel. Forgiveness is the only way to dissolve that link and get free.” – Catherine Ponder.
10.”Time doesn’t heal emotional pain, you need to learn how to let go.” –
11.”If you didn’t love him, this never would have happened. But you did. And accepting that love and everything that followed it is part of letting it go.” – Sarah Dessen.
12.”If you truly want to be respected by people you love, you must prove to them that you can survive without them.” – Michael Bassey Johnson.
13.”To let go does not mean to get rid of. To let go means to let be. When we let be with compassion, things come and go on their own.” – Jack Kornfield.
14.”You can live your life angry, bitter, mad at somebody or even guilty, not letting go of your own mistakes, but you won’t receive the good things God has in store.” – Joel Osteen.
15.”Letting go isn’t a one-time thing, it’s something you have to do every day, over and over again.” – Dawson’s Creek.
16.”You must be strong enough to know that love will come to you when you are ready. You must be strong enough to know when to say goodbye, and know that letting go is not weak.” – Marisa Donnelly.
17.”The truth was, he now belonged only to my past, and it was time I begin to accept it, as much as it hurt to do so.” – Tammara Webber.
18.”If you’re brave enough to say goodbye, life will reward you with a new hello.” – Paulo Coelho.
19.”If we let the storms pass and choose to reflect, we come out better than ever.” – Tim Ferriss.
20.”Renew, release, let go. Yesterday’s gone. There’s nothing you can do to bring it back. You can’t “should’ve” done something. You can only DO something. Renew yourself. Release that attachment. Today is a new day!” – Steve Maraboli.
Dealing With Letting Go of Someone You Love
Well, getting over your ex or lost love is the most challenging thing. However, it’s possible. To find true love and happiness, you need to get over someone you love. Before you do anything, you need to cut ties with the person. This is the first step and of more critical importance in moving forward.
You’ll never heal if you hold on to that person who hurt you. Discard any contact information, pictures, phone numbers, and anything else related to them. You are not deleting your memory, just getting rid of the possibility to potentially connect with that person in your moment of weakness.
Possibly the next best thing you can do is to forgive. It’s when you need to dig deep to the root of the problem since whatever has occurred has already left a wound that ought to be sewn up. In most cases, it’s never about the other person. Sometimes it’s our own fault.
But whichever the case, visualize the other person and say a simple chant like “I’ve forgiven you. I’ve now healed.” You can also imagine yourself searching and apologizing to feelings of sincerity within you. If you can do that, your healing process has just started working.
Healing is a process. However, to get over someone you love, practice investing time to be around yourself, pay attention to what revolves around you, and be compassionate and kind with yourself. This way, you’ll heal.
We hope you’ve loved these letting go of someone you love quotes and have been inspired to move on from your previous relationship.