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Had we never lov'd sae kindly, Had we never lov'd sae blindly, Never met -- or never parted -- we had never been broken-hearted.

Author: Robert Burns (1759-1796)

Profession: Scottish Poet

It isn't enough for your heart to break because everybody's heart is broken now.

Author: Allen Ginsberg (1926)

Profession: American Poet

Don't waste time trying to break a man's heart; be satisfied if you can just manage to chip it in a brand new place.

Author: Helen Rowland (1875-1950)

Profession: American Journalist

It is a curious sensation: the sort of pain that goes mercifully beyond our powers of feeling. When your heart is broken, your boats are burned: nothing matters any more. It is the end of happiness and the beginning of peace.

Author: George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950)

Profession: Irish-born British Dramatist

A broken heart is a very pleasant complaint for a man in London if he has a comfortable income.

Author: George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950)

Profession: Irish-born British Dramatist

How else but through a broken heart may Lord Christ enter in?

Author: Oscar Wilde (1856-1900)

Profession: British Author, Wit