Copyright Grieving Parents 2009
"If tears could build a stairway and memories a lane, I'd walk
right up to heaven and bring you home again."
"If every tear we shed for you became a star above; you’d stroll in
Angel’s garden, lit by everlasting love."
"A Thousand Words Can't Bring You Back,
I Know Because I Tried
And Neither Can a Million Tears
I Know Because I Cried."
"The light of a distant star continues to reach the Earth long after
the star itself is gone."
"Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory
no one can steal."
"An Angel in the book of life wrote down my baby's birth. And
whispered as she closed the book "too beautiful for earth."
"They say that time in heaven is compared to 'the blink of an eye'
for us on this earth. Sometimes it helps me to think of my child
running ahead of me through a beautiful field of wildflowers and
butterflies; so happy and completely caught up in what she is
doing that when she looks behind her, I'll already be there."
"When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory
becomes a treasure."
"When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall
see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your
"It's so curious: one can resist tears and 'behave' very well in the
hardest hours of grief. But then someone makes you a friendly
sign behind a window, or one notices that a flower that was in bud
only yesterday has suddenly blossomed, or a letter slips from a
drawer... and everything collapses."
"Sorrow you can hold, however desolating, if nobody speaks to
you. If they speak, you break down."
"Sorrow makes us all children again - destroys all differences of
intellect. The wisest know nothing."
~Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The deep pain that is felt at the death of every friendly soul
arises from the feeling that there is in every individual something
which is inexpressible, peculiar to him alone, and is, therefore,
absolutely and irretrievably lost."
"Earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot heal."
"Angels come to visit us, and we only know them when they are
Listen for my footfall in your heart.
I am not gone but merely walk within you."
"Sweet little flower of Heavenly birth, you were too fair to bloom
"And if I go while you’re still here…
know that I live on, vibrating to a
different measure behind a thin
veil you cannot see through. You
will not see me so you must have
faith. I wait the time when we can
soar again, both aware of each
other. Until then, live your life to
its fullest, and when you need me
just whisper my name in your
heart…I will be there."
Quotes that grieving parents can relate with are not the
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child loss quotes that we all can relate with. Please contact us
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