Best Quotes About Walking Away

There are times in life when you just have to walk away from a situation or a relationship and there are times when you need to stay and face things. If you’re struggling in such a situation right now, hopefully these quotes about walking away will help you.

Quotes About Walking Away

When people walk away from you, let them walk. Your destiny is never tied to anyone who leaves you.


Learning to walk away is hard but staying to suffer is harder.

Mariel Avila

Sometimes, when you hold out for everything, you walk away with nothing.

Ally Mcbeal

Learn to walk away from the arms where you don’t belong before you end up suffocating there.

Sai Pradeep

It’s better to walk away than to tolerate nonsense.


The hardest part about walking away from someone is when you realize that no matter how slow you go, that someone will never run after you.

Bethany Megan

I am good at walking away. Rejection teaches you how to reject.

Jeanette Winterson

You can’t walk away from beauty, but you can destroy it.

Anthony T. Hincks

Knowing when to walk away, is wisdom. Being able to is courage. Walking away with grace, and your head held high, is dignity.

Ritu Ghatourey

I truly loved you, but now I’m walking away.

Jonny Lang

Some people feel like they don’t deserve love. They walk away quietly into empty spaces, trying to close the gaps of the past.

Sean Penn

Anyone or anything that is negative, you should walk away from. Make room for all the positives.

Wendy John

I always walked away because you were too busy finding faults in me and I was busy overlooking yours.


Walk on, yes, but don’t walk away from people who need you.

Rachel Hartman

When trust is broken how can you repair it? Sometimes you just have to walk away.

Hattie Lou

You can walk away and say, “We don’t need this” but something in your eyes says “We can beat this.”

Taylor Swift

If you walked away from a toxic, negative, abusive, one-sided, dead-end low vibrational relationship or friendship – you won.

Lalah Delia

You will never see me surrender, never see me cry, but you will often see me walk away. Turn around and just leave, without looking back.

Charlotte Eriksson

Good bye is the absolute hardest thing to say because you have to walk away with just a memory and after a while that memory fades.

Sarah Dillon

There comes a time in your life, when you walk away from all the drama and people who create it. You surround yourself with people who make you laugh. Forget the bad and focus on the good. Love the people who treat you right, pray for the ones who do not. Life is too short to be anything but happy. Falling down is a part of life, getting back up is living.

José N. Harris

There are moments when you have to just walk away and cry.

Lou Angeli

Sometimes you have to walk away from people, not because you don’t care, but because they don’t.

Melchor Lim

You don’t walk away if you love someone. You help the person.

Hillary Clinton

If it’s dead, don’t go digging it up every five minutes to check if there’s a pulse. It’s dead; walk away.

Richard Templar

I know you’ll think this is crazy, but all I want to do is hold you, and I think that if you’ll let me do that just for a few seconds, I can walk away, and never speak to you again.

David Guterson

Selfhood begins with a walking away. And love is proved in letting go.

Cecil Day-Lewis

The moment you feel like you have to prove your worth to someone is the moment to absolutely and utterly walk away.

Alysia Harris

The chains that break you, are the chains that make you. And the chains that make you, are the chains you break.

Anthony Liccione

Walking away takes more strength than retaliation.


Most of us need something not to walk away from.

Josh Stern

To be a success, you will have people walk out on you, walk over you, and walk away from you. If these things didn’t happen, you wouldn’t have such great people who walk with you, walk beside you, and walk into your life. Cherish the subtractions and you will be blessed with additions.

Robert Braathe

When there is nothing left to say, lift your head up high, smile, and walk away.


Never walk away from someone who deserves help; your hand is God’s hand for that person.

Eugene H. Peterson

Walking away from the false is the same as heading toward what is true.

Guy Finley

Life is too short for unreality and you don’t owe anybody anything – especially your time, energy, and attention.

Oli Anderson

No problem is so formidable that you can’t walk away from it.

Charles M Schulz

It’s better to let someone walk away from you than to let them walk all over you.


Nothing is wrong if you walk alone.

Lailah Gifty Akita

When they treat you unkind and attempt to ruin your day,

Stop, pray and walk away (SPW).

Charmaine J. Forde

When someone wrongs you, walk away from them and don’t ever look back.


Have the courage to walk away, those that value you will want you back, and those that do not won’t hold you back.

Trevor Driggers

If they don’t chase you when you walk away… Keep walking!

Nitya Prakash

One of the hardest parts of life is deciding whether to walk away or try harder.


If you don’t walk away, you’ll hurt yourself beyond repair. Remember, you’re a precious child of God, deserving to be treated kindly.

Zenobia Davis

Forgiveness enables me to walk away from that pain, the loneliness and suffering.

Sharon E. Rainey

There are choices in life which you are aware, even as you make them, cannot be undone; choices after which, once made, things will never be the same. There is that moment when you can still walk away, but if you do, you will never know what might have been.

Alan Bradley

I’ve often tried to explain it and now realize something can never be explained, nor should you waste your time trying. Just walk away.

Ellie Borak

If you start to miss me, remember… I didn’t walk away, you’re the one who let me go.


The worst mistake you can make is walking away from the person who actually stood there and waited for you.


You don’t just walk away from someone when things get tough, you find a way to stick it out and figure out what’s gone wrong.

Shana Norris

You can leave a place, you can leave a situation. You can quit a job, move to a different house, forget a thing that has happened, or even give up on a love. But the one thing you can never walk away from is yourself.

Moxie Mezcal

Walking Away Quotes

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