22 Poignant Quotes That Perfectly Explain Why Guarded Women Love Differently


1. “I think when you’re young, you’re hoping that this person will be the right one, the one you’re going to be in love with forever, but sometimes you want that so much you create something that really isn’t there.” – Johnny Depp

2. “Love is the most powerful emotion and that makes it the most dangerous.” – Unknown

3. “I have learned now that while those who speak about one’s miseries usually hurt, those who keep silence hurt more.” – C.S. Lewis

4. “But I didn’t understand then. That I could hurt somebody so badly she would never recover. That a person can, just by living, damage another human being beyond repair.” – Haruki Murakami

5. “I still own my heart, which I know because it hurts so much.” – Emilie Autumn

6. “Don’t become who hurt you.” – Unknown

7. “You’ll stop hurting when you stop hoping.” – Guillaume Musso

8. “That is the way it is with a wound. The wound begins to close in on itself, to protect what is hurting so much. And once it is closed, you no longer see what is underneath, what started the pain.” – Amy Tan

9. “When everyone thinks they know you, it’s hard not to be guarded.” – Erica Jong

10. “One thing you can’t hide – is when you’re crippled inside.” – John Lennon

11. “I think there is something beautiful in reveling in sadness. The proof is how beautiful sad songs can be. So I don’t think being sad is to be avoided. It’s apathy and boredom you want to avoid. But feeling anything is good, I think. Maybe that’s sadistic of me.” – Joseph Gordon-Levitt

12. “I am an extremely sincere individual. I am sincere, to a fault. One of the many things that I have come to realize, to learn, is that sincerity must be reserved and given only to those who deserve it.” – C. Joybell C.

13. “There is a difference between saying goodbye and letting go. Goodbye is not permanent. You can meet years later as old friends and share what happened in your life. You can smile and laugh about all the nonsense that you both went through. However, letting go is being okay with never seeing this person ever again…being okay with never knowing how their life turned out…being okay with fifty or more years of silence… being okay with running into that person at a grocery store and having them not acknowledge your presence.” – Shannon L. Adler

14. You try to hide your emotions, so as not to show weaknesses to others.” – Michael Schumacher

15. “Fear and love are the deepest of human emotions.” – Unknown

16. “Some old wounds never truly heal, and bleed again at the slightest word.” – G.R.R. Martin

17. “To hurt is as human as to breathe.” – J.K. Rowling

18. “Your self-worth is determined by you. You don’t have to depend on someone telling you who you are.” – Beyonce

19. “Being in love, she concluded, is simply a presentation of our pasts to another individual, mostly packages so unwieldy that we can no longer manage the loosened strings alone.” – Zelda Fitzgerald

20. “You have to keep breaking your heart until it opens.” – Rumi

21. “She didn’t know who would love or who would stay so she left them all away.” – Unknown

22. “I have love in me which you can scarcely imagine and rage the likes of which you would not believe. If you cannot satisfy one, I will indulge in the other.” – Mary Shelley Thought Catalog Logo Mark

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