Sometimes, schmaltz is okay. These quotes may be a little cheesy, but they can be healing too. We can’t be sad forever about the mistakes we’ve made and the love we’ve lost. Try to use these to help others (or yourself) move on.
“Don’t cry because it’s over. Smile because it happened.” -Dr. Seuss
“Something does not have to end well for it to have been one of the most valuable experiences of a lifetime.” -Ethel Person
“You never lose by loving. You always lose by holding back.” -Barbara De Angelis
“To love and win is the best thing; to love and lose, the next best.” -William Thackeray
“If it is real, it will never be over.” -Unknown
“The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.” -G.K. Chesterton
“All love, even if it lasts a lifetime, ends in tears. Thank goodness tears can’t take away our love!” -Unknown