45 Quotes About Sympathy and Condolences


Experiencing loss of a loved one or a friend can leave you with devastating consequences. These quotes about sympathy and condolences will offer the encouragement you need to prevail.

“A sympathetic friend can be quite as dear as a brother.”

“Although no words can really help to ease the loss you bear, just know that you are very close in every thought and prayer.”

“Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction.”

“Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.”

“Flowers grow out of dark moments.”

“Happiness is beneficial for the body, but it is grief that develops the powers of the mind.”

“Hold tight to memories for comfort, lean on your friends and family for strength, and always remember how much you are loved.”

“I am at a loss for words during this sorrowful time. Please know that I am thinking of you and praying for peace and comfort.”

“I pray that in the midst of your sorrow you find comfort in all the joyful memories shared.”

“It’s sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.”

“Keeping you close in heart and prayer for the loss of your beloved”name of deceased.””

“May He who knows your sorrow bring peace, comfort, and healing to your soul.”

“May loving memories ease your loss and bring you comfort.”

“May memories of “name of deceased” and the love of family surround you and give you strength in the days ahead.”

“May there be comfort in knowing that someone so special will never be forgotten.”

“My heart is with you in your time of sorrow.”

“Name of deceased will be greatly missed but his/her warmth, kindness, and gentle spirit will be remembered forever.”

“No matter how prepared you think you are for the death of a loved one, it still comes as a shock, and it still hurts very deeply.”

“No one has yet realized the wealth of sympathy, the kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child. The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure.”

“One’s life has value so long as one attributes value to the life of others, by means of love, friendship, indignation and compassion.”

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.”

“Saying goodbye to someone we love is heartbreaking. May you find comfort in all the special memories shared with”name of deceased.””

“Someone as special as”name of deceased” will never be forgotten. He/she will remain in our hearts forever.”

“Sorrow can be alleviated by good sleep, a bath and a glass of wine.”

“Tears are the silent language of grief.”

“That though the radiance which was once so bright be now forever taken from my sight. Though nothing can bring back the hour of splendor in the grass, glory in the flower. We will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behind.”

“The loss of a friend is like that of a limb; time may heal the anguish of the wound, but the loss cannot be repaired.”

“The purpose of human life is to serve, and to show compassion and the will to help others.”

“The rule of friendship means there should be mutual sympathy between them, each supplying what the other lacks and trying to benefit the other, always using friendly and sincere words.”

“There is no greater sorrow than to recall happiness in times of misery.”

“There is no pain so great as the memory of joy in present grief.”

“Thinking of you and wishing you peace and comfort as you remember”name of deceased.””

“Today and always, may loving memories bring you peace, comfort, and strength.”

“Truly, it is in darkness that one finds the light, so when we are in sorrow, then this light is nearest of all to us.”

“We share in this time of grief but also share in the love and memories of”name of deceased.””

“We will always cherish the beautiful memories of “name of deceased.””

“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 delight.”

“When you lose a person you love so much, surviving the loss is difficult.”

“Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your heart.”

“With love and remembrance.”

“With loving memories of “name of deceased.””

“With our love and deepest sympathy as we remember “name of deceased.””

“Words cannot express my sadness. May the comfort of God help you through this difficult time.”

“Words seem inadequate to express the sorrow felt by the loss of “name of deceased”. My heart is with you.”

“Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength.”

There are several words you can share to bring comfort to another person that is experiencing loss.

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