To encourage you to keep going.
To remind you to be strong.

Published on September 26, 2015 in Picture Quotes, Quote of the Day

Stop breaking your own heart by trying to make a relationship work that clearly isn’t meant to work. You can’t force someone to care about you. You can’t force someone to be loyal. You can’t force someone to be the person you need them to be. Sometimes the person you want most is the person you’re best without. You got to understand some things are meant to happen, but just not meant to be. Some things are meant to come in your life, just not meant to stay. Don’t lose yourself by trying to fix what’s meant to stay broken. You can’t get the relationship you need from someone who’s not ready to give it to you. And you might not understand WHY NOW, but I promise you, your future will always bring understanding of why things didn’t work out. TRUST ME. Don’t put your happiness on hold for someone who isn’t holding on to you.
Some chapters just have to close without closure. Straight up.
~Trent Shelton


  1. Sharon Nolan September 26, 2015 Reply

    This is so True. I have loved someone for so long, but I know I am better off without him.

  2. Azun September 26, 2015 Reply

    I say i like her. She knows it well. But she tells me nothing. We dont talk like we used to anymore. I believe she liked me too. Now she doesn’t even seem to care about me anymore. Her face still makes me smile. A person should always thrive for better. If that’s what she is doing, I shouldn’t hold her back. That’s the farthest I can go.

  3. Walt September 26, 2015 Reply

    Proverbial thoughts run deep and loyalty deeper and the soul deepest;so tell me why does the honesty and opening of one’s heart always take a backseat to the world’s impurities!

  4. Susan deluca September 27, 2015 Reply

    So true☺

  5. Jansi October 5, 2015 Reply

    I love this site and the quotes, but does anyone ever proofread? I am always finding errors, here’s today’s: “You can’t get the relationship you need from someone who’s not ready to give it you .” To give it you? I like to save some of these to send to others, but can’t when they haven’t been proofread.

    Otherwise, I love the quotes. There are so many that speak to me.

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      Brigitte October 6, 2015 Reply

      Dear Jansi, It is unrealistic to expect perfection; in a person, in a book, in a newspaper and in this website. You will find mistakes everywhere. I am human. Look at the positive, the message and the beauty and remember this website is provided to you free of charge. Thank you for your compliment, I am glad you love this site. Brigitte

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