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heartache Quotes

15 of the best book quotes about heartache
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“You’re a battered heart, bleeding life in the universe of wounds.”
Tony Kushner
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Angels in America
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“Look deeply into your disappointments, examine your heartache, interrogate your longing, probe your loneliness, meditate honestly on the elements of love of which you are still ignorant, and you will discover that the void within you is already filled with the desire for fulfillment. Your yearning itself is an internal guidance system that is moving you to become a lover.”
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“Some girls are full of heartache and poetry and those are the kind of girls who try to save wolves instead of running away from them.”
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“His heart hurt with the wanting of it, the hurt no less painful for being difficult to explain.”
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“She was the kind of girlfriend God gives you young, so you’ll know loss the rest of your life.”
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“Then one day I realized that my heart was withering, and in it there was nothing but pain. And that my beliefs, that I once held so passionately, had completely disappeared.”
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“That fatal May morning when Geneviève murmured, ‘I love you, but I think I love Boris best,’ told on me at last. I had never imagined that it could become more than I could endure. Outwardly tranquil, I had deceived myself.”
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Boris Yvain
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“Never in word or deed or thought while with them had I betrayed my sorrow even to myself.”
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“I love you today. I really wish you were here to ask me.”
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“Tessa Kelly is a man-eater. She’s like Medusa, but without the whole “freezing to stone” bit. Because that’s not her style. That’s not painful enough for her. She’d much rather draw you in with her blinding beauty, and then rip your heart out and eat it in front of you. And then she’ll stand over you and watch you slowly die at her feet.”
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“I guess that means your heart’s so sad that it’s hard to get out from under the weight. Granny used to say grief is the heaviest thing to carry alone.”
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“Then, masking the pain in our hearts, we’d put on a smile and ask you, ‘How did the Assembly go today? Any decision about a rider to the peace treaty?’ And my husband would say, ‘What’s that to you? Shut up!’ And I’d shut up.”
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“Oh Kareen why do they have a war right now just when we find each other? Kareen we’ve got more important things than war.”
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“If you haven’t been in a war and are wondering how long it takes to get used to losing everything you think you need or love, I can tell you the answer is no time at all.”
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“The things that break your heart when you think there’s nothing left to break.”

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