70 Quotes about Falling Apart

What exactly does it mean to fall apart? You feel like your world is crumbling around you, like nothing is going right, or you are going to have a mental breakdown. This can all happen for a large number of reasons; you lose a loved one, get fired from your job, or you just feel like nothing in your world is going right.

Everyone has their way of dealing with their lives ‘falling apart’. There are those of us that completely shut down from the world. You also have the people that will feel sorry for themselves and cry to everyone who will listen. Then you have the population that will fight like hell when they feel like they are going to fall apart. Here are some quotes that will help you deal with and understand when your life falls apart.

Falling Apart Quotes

  1. Sometimes good things fall apart so better things can come together – Marilyn Monroe
  2. But with every falling apart, there is coming together – unknown
  3. I write best when I am either falling in love or falling apart – Rudy Francisco
  4. I can even see it. Not only feel it, but I can see it. How broken everything is. – E.B
  5. Sometimes all you can do is lie in bed, and hope to fall asleep before you fall apart. – William C Hannan
  6. Never be afraid to fall apart, because it is an opportunity to rebuild yourself the way you wish you had been all along. – Rae Smith
  7. When you stopped wishing things wouldn’t fall apart, you stopped suffering when they did. – John Green
  8. You can’t start a fire worrying about your little world falling apart. – Bruce Springstein
  9. Sometimes falling apart is the bravest act of all. – Sarah Hackley
  10. I never fall apart, because I never fall together. – Andy Warhol
  11. The pieces all fit together. Yet everything was falling apart. – Nicholas Sparks
  12. It took courage to let things fall apart so beautifully. – Jeffrey Eugenides
  13. Everything that comes together falls apart. – John Green
  14. Things falling apart is a kind of testing and also a kind of healing. – Pema Chodron
  15. Just because your world is falling apart doesn’t mean you have to fall apart. – Bryant H McGill
  16. They rise in the morning and they sleep in the dark. And even though nobody’s looking, she’s falling apart. – Lisa Loeb
  17. Nobody is strong 100 percent of the time, or falling apart 100 percent of the time; sometimes you’re doing both at once. – Lauren Mayberry
  18. Don’t be concerned that things appear to be falling apart: this has to happen in order for something new and wonderful to emerge. – Marianne Williamson
  19. It takes 10 times as long to put yourself back together as it does to fall apart. – Suzanne Cullins
  20. A bible that’s falling apart usually belongs to someone who isn’t. – Charles Spurgeon
  21. Things fall apart, even when you think they’re stronger than anything you could ever imagine. – Susan Colasanti
  22. People remain what they are even if their faces fall apart. – Bertolt Brecht
  23. Things fall apart; the center cannot hold. – William Butler Yates
  24. And just being there is ninety-nine percent of what matters when your world falls apart. – Holly Goldberg Sloan
  25. The universe is based on sullen entropy; it falls apart as it goes. – Robyn Hitchcock
  26. Maybe it’s desperation. Maybe we can’t let things fall apart without trying. We can’t let go of the people we love. – Lauren DeStefano
  27. It’s strange, but when it comes right down to it I never do fall apart — even when I’m sure I will. – Judy Blume
  28. But things don’t just fall apart, people break them. – Robin Wasserman
  29. Most of us have the good or bad fortune of seeing our lives fall apart so slowly we barely notice. – Carlos Ruiz Zafon
  30. When your own romantic life is falling apart, everyone else looks fabulous. – James Patterson
  31. When you’re scared you can either give in to the panic and let your mind fall apart, or you can take charge of your life and think bravely. – John Marsden
  32. When real people fall down in life, they get right back up and keep walking. – Sarah Jessica Parker
  33. Things fall apart, it’s scientific. – Dave Byrne
  34. I always felt the world cannot fall apart as long as free men see the rainbow, feel the rain, and hear the laugh of a child. – Frank Capra
  35. It can seem an amazing fact that laws of nature keep on holding, that the frame of nature doesn’t fall apart. – Simon Blackburn
  36. When everything falls apart, only one thing sustains our hope: God loves us, he loves everyone. – Pope Francis
  37. Life is a process where people mix and match, fall apart, and come back together. – Nikki Giovanni
  38. Laughter is the only strategy that has never worked at all for me when my world is falling apart. – Pat Conroy
  39. Anyone can lead when the plan is working. The best lead when the plan falls apart. – Robin Sharma
  40. Sometimes there is no way to hold your life together. Sometimes things just have to fall apart. – Katherine Center
  41. The splendid thing apart falling apart silently… is that you can start over as many times as you like. – Sanober Khan
  42. Things that come apart could be put together again, but never exactly the same. – Deb Calette
  43. I guess the whole world is made up of things coming together and things falling apart. – Emily Wing Smith
  44. Each of us has been falling apart since day one, Chase. We just have to find a way to fall apart together. – Brian K Vaughan
  45. It is a curious thing, watching a strong man fall to pieces. – Jodi Picoult
  46. And I didn’t think even eternity was long enough to fix me. – Sarah J Maas
  47. Sometimes, you simply must give yourself permission to fall apart. – Mishi Mcoy
  48. Yes, we all have cracks – but that is how we break without falling apart. – Timothy Joshua
  49. When you think your life is falling apart, it’s usually falling together in disguise. – Charlotte Erickson
  50. Even during the worst hardships, when other things in our lives seem to fall apart, we can still find peace in the eternal love of God. – Armstrong Williams.
  51. All my life, I have been in love with the sky. Even when everything was falling apart around me, the sky was always there for me! – Yoko Ono
  52. It was always the power of love that pulled us through, and it was the power of laughter that kept us from falling apart. – Steve Rizzo
  53. Otherwise, I’ll fall apart. I’m going to fall apart. I am falling apart. – Tabitha Suzman
  54. Insanity is everyone expecting you not to fall apart when you find out everything you believed was a lie. – Shannon L Alder
  55. I love to sleep. My life has a tendency to fall apart when I’m awake, you know? – Ernest Hemingway
  56. The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and get up eight times. – Paulo Coelho
  57. Memories fall apart, too. And then you’re left with nothing, left not even with a ghost but it’s shadow. – Miles ‘Pudge’ Halter
  58. No matter how much I try and hide this, bit by bit, I start to fall apart. – Chuck Palahnick.
  59. When things fall apart, the broken pieces allow all sorts of things to enter, and one of them is the presence of God. – Shauna Niequist
  60. The loneliest moment in someone’s life is when they are watching their whole world fall apart, and all they can do is stare blankly. – F. Scott Fitzgerald
  61. Everything is falling together perfectly, even though it looks as if some things are falling apart. Trust in the process you are now experiencing. – Neale Donald Walsch
  62. We either make ourselves miserable or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same. – Carlos Castaneda
  63. Let the tears flow. Let the heart be vulnerable. For we are built to be emotional beings. – Unknown
  64. I think everyone makes a mistake at least once in their life. The important thing is what you learn from it. Malala Yousafzai
  65. Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life. – Omar Khayyam
  66. The purpose of life is to believe, to hope, and to strive. – Indira Gandhi
  67. Change always involves a dark night when everything falls apart. Yet if this period of dissolution is used to create new meaning, then chaos ends and new order emerges. – Margaret J Wheatley
  68. Lives fall apart when they need to be rebuilt. – Iyanla Vanzant
  69. The world as we know it is falling apart at the seams because it’s an inadequate container for the truth of who we are. – Marianne Williamson
  70. It is good to realize that falling apart is not such a bad thing. Indeed, it is as essential to evolutionary and psychological transformation as the cracking of outgrown shells. – Joanna Macy
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