My Favorite Quotes  



This month’s quotes are all about “DIVORCE” I hope you will find these quotes inspirational and helpful.

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“It always gets worse before it can get better. But it will get better. Like everything else, and like our past struggles, at some point we win, but before that win, there’s always that loss that spurs us on.”

—Dolores Huerta

“I wanted to turn my divorce into a positive. What if I didn’t blame the other person for anything, and held myself 100 percent accountable? What if I checked my own s--- at the door and put my children first? And reminded myself about the things about my ex-husband that I love, and fostered the friendship?”

—Gwyneth Paltrow

“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

“Some people believe holding on and hanging in there are signs of strength. However, there are times when it takes much more strength to know when to let go and then do it.”

—Ann Landers

 “Stop wearing your wishbone where your backbone ought to be.”

—Elizabeth Gilbert

 “When two people decide to get a divorce, it isn’t a sign that they ‘don’t understand’ one another, but a sign that they have, at least, begun to.”

—Helen Rowland

 “Divorce isn’t such a tragedy. A tragedy’s staying in an unhappy marriage, teaching your children the wrong things about love. Nobody ever died of divorce.”

—Jennifer Weiner


You never really know a man until you have divorced him.”

—Zsa Zsa Gabor

“There is no such thing as a “broken family.” Family is family and is not determined by marriage certificates, divorce papers, and adoption documents. Families are made in the heart. The only time family becomes is when those ties in the heart are cut. If you cut those ties, those people are not your family. If you make those ties, those people are your family. And if you hate those ties, those people will still be your family because whatever you hate will always be with you.”

—C. Joybell C.



“It takes two to destroy a marriage.”

—Margaret Trudeau

“I never imagined that divorce would be part of my life history or my family’s legacy.  When people say that divorce can be more painful than death, I understand why.  But like any great trial, God uses everything for good, if we allow Him to heal us.”

—Kristin Armstrong

 “When mom and dad went to war the only prisoners they took were the children.”

—Pat Conroy

 “Some people think that it’s holding on that makes one strong; sometimes it’s letting go.”


 “A divorce is like an amputation: you survive it, but there’s less of you.”

—Margaret Atwood

 “My wife Mary and I have been married for forty-seven years and not once have we had an argument serious enough to consider divorce; murder, yes, but divorce, never.”

—Jack Benny

 “I firmly believe in marriage.  It’s a real important decision that takes a lot of dedication and time.  If you’re thinking of divorce, you shouldn’t get married.”

—Seth Green