Scars Quotes

Paolo Giordano

His scars were hidden and safe in her hand.


The wound made by hurting with fire will heal but the wound created by harsh words uttered using out tongue leaves an indelible scar.

Vashti Quiroz-Vega

Words! What power they hold. Once they have rooted in your psyche, it is difficult to escape them. Words can shape the future of a child and destroy the existence of an adult.
Words are powerful. Be careful how you use them because once you have pronounced them, you cannot remove the scar they leave behind.

Alice Hoffman

Shut up and do not think. All the theorists agree: shut up and keep the words from being said. And all of the scars will remain invisible; and all of the scars will remain under the skin. Where they belong.

Jonathan Tropper

Everyone always wants to know how you can tell when it's true love, and the answer is this: when the pain doesn't fade and the scars don't heal, and it's too damned late.

Aaron Ben-Ze'ev

Sometimes loneliness makes the loudest noise.

Bell Hooks

Contrary to what we may have been taught to think, unnecessary and unchosen suffering wounds us but need not scar us for life. It does mark us. What we allow the mark of our suffering to become is in our own hands.

Bertolt Brecht

The human race tends to remember the abuses to which it has been subjected rather than the endearments. What's left of kisses? Wounds, however, leave scars.

David Rossi

Scars show us where we have been, they do not dictate where we are going.

China Miéville

Scars are not injuries, Tanner Sack. A scar is a healing. After injury, a scar is what makes you whole.

M.L. Stedman

Scars are just another kind of memory.

Wallace Stegner

Most things break, including hearts. The lessons of life amount not to
wisdom, but to scar tissue and callus.

Wallace Stegner

The lessons of life amount not to wisdom, but to scar tissue and callus.

Ricky Maye

Being the light of the world is about being a broken, exploding, scarred star and shining a light of hope and inspiration to everyone around you.

Umair Haque

Confidence is this: Wearing your triumphs with humility, and wearing your scars with pride. Many of us do precisely the opposite.

Marcia Lynn McClure

Scars are but evidence of life," Coquette said. "Evidence of choices to be learned from...evidence of wounds...wounds inflicted of mistakes...wounds we choose to allow the healing of. We likewise choose to see them, that we may not make the same mistakes again.

Chuck Palahniuk

I don't want to die without any scars.

J.E.B. Spredemann

You know, I've always thought scars were beautiful. Really. They remind me of my Saviour. You know, without scars, Jesus would look like any other man. His scars proved his love for you and me. He became marred and disfigured by choice, because of his love.

Jenim Dibie

The things you let go will someday teach you how to fly.


Injuries heal, but wrinkles are the scars of time.

Kelli Russell Agodon

Yes, it hurts to fall -
ache, tenderness
- but each scar is a sign your system is working.

Crystal Woods

I had this dream about you last night. We were still married. I was giving you a haircut, like I always did, being careful to trim around the scar on the back of your head. I’m sorry I sometimes forgot it and left you with a bald spot. And, I’m sorry we didn’t work out. But you look pretty happy on Instagram.

James A. Murphy

Faith is about going through hell, coming out with some scars, and becoming a wiser person from the lessons you’ve learned along the way. You must take the scars of your past and appreciate them for what they have taught you. You also have to take the scars, the lessons of your past and not let them control your future….

Rose Kennedy

It has been said, 'time heals all wounds.' I do not agree. The wounds remain. In time, the mind, protecting its sanity, covers them with scar tissue and the pain lessens. But it is never gone.

Cormac McCarthy

Scars have the strange power to remind us that our past is real.

Marie Lu

Time heals all wounds. But not this one. Not yet.

Temitayo A

It just happens that a lot of us have been through too much that is even too less than our age..and what happens is we cannot but remember it and all we think about is how to make now and after better than before.

J.M. Darhower

Time heals all wounds. Il tempo guarisce tutti i mali. It’s been said time and time again, but what they don’t talk about are the jagged scars left behind. What they don’t tell you is that sometimes, when ignored, the wounds fester

Michael Bassey Johnson

Young girls are like helpless children in the hands of amorous men, whatever is said to them is true and whatever manipulation on their bodies seems like love to them, sooner or later, they come back to their senses, but the scars are not dead inasmuch as her spoiler lives.

Sarah Holman

But if a man truly loved you, he would see the beauty that lies much deeper than those scars.


Your erotic,
A memoir of pleasure.
Caress the streets as through they held the touch of mink,
Leaving only trails of stardust.
Your eyes could Pierce hearts, leaving eternal scars of that moment,
Moments so bittersweet they linger upon the tastebuds of those who dare glance.
You, Stain eyes with curiosity
I dare not blink.

Reyna Pryde

Beauty is not the flawless perfection of youth, but the fine lines, scars, and wisdom which only living can give you.

Chris Cleave

We have our agreement about scars, I know, but this time I looked away because sometime you can see too much beauty.

Wilkie Collins

If ever sorrow and suffering set their profaning marks on the youth and beauty of Miss Fairlie’s face, then, and then only, Anne Catherick and she would be the twin-sisters of chance resemblance, the living reflections of one another.

Anna White

All of my secrets and scars and wishes and dreams can live together in this one body without shame, without blame, and without fear. I am all loved, all accepted, and all in service to God. In his eyes, regardless of what I did or didn’t do today, I am loved. I am His, so I am enough.

Daniel Wallock

The scar on my chest, the beating of my heart, and the mountains that fostered my appreciation for the cold, hard, natural world - these were the few things that mattered.

Kristen Iversen

The body is an organ of memory, holding traces of all our experiences. The land, too, carries the burden of all its changes. To truly see and understand a landscape is to see its depth as well as its smooth surfaces, its beauty and its scars.

Cassia Leo

You'll always be the deepest scar on my heart.

David Finkel

He is a true casualty of battle. There's not a physical scar, but look at the man's heart, and his head, and there are scars galore.

Refaat Alareer

I averted my eyes, looked around, and stumbled through all the faces in the room till they finally rested on his. He was standing like a scared bird, waving one wing and using the other to hide his scar. Aya Rabah- Scars

Hillary Wen, Hildy Wen

I’m an artist; I do not destroy, but create scars. And above that, I am an inventor of new ways to create them.

Anshuma Sharma

We all have scars & deep pain. It's
what makes us human & vulnerable.

John Green

The marks humans leave are too often scars.

Cheryl Rainfield

Other times, I look at my scars and see something else: a girl who was trying to cope with something horrible that she should never have had to live through at all. My scars show pain and suffering, but they also show my will to survive. They're part of my history that'll always be there.

Cameron Conaway

...real childhood scars heal, but not when band-aids replace self-reflection.

Vince McKewin

Pain heals. Chicks dig scars. Glory lasts forever.

Justin K. McFarlane Beau

Do not trust a person without scars. If they have no scars, then it means someone else is wearing theirs, usually unfairly, and usually permanently.

Jenim Dibie

Your eyes see me in ways the mirror never could.

Ashly Lorenzana

Don't be scared of scars. They just tell stories that are hard to hear.

Hanif Hassan Barbhuiya

Why is it so tough to forget pain and tougher to remember happiness.
We treasure our scars but forget to live on our smiles.

Alex Rosa

Please don't trouble yourself with my scars. At least not right now, OK?

Reyna Pryde

Wounds may heal, but the scars remain.

Sarah Dessen

I reached up with my finger and traced the scar over my eyebrow, remembering when that was the greatest hurt I'd ever known.

Jessica Sorensen

You really need stitches," she tells me."Or you're going to have a scar." I try not to laugh. Stitches aren't going to help. They fix skin, cuts, wounds, heal stuff on the outside. Everything broken with me is on the inside. "I can handle scars, especially one's on the outside.

Kimberly Novosel

I was girly and friendly and my family life was happy but many days I felt like I was on the inside what Chase was on the outside. I always believed I was a happy person with a sad soul. I felt like I had had tragedy in my life when I hadn’t. Somehow, without having experienced what he had, his scars resonated with me.

Sarah Addison Allen

Under her thick pancake makeup, her skin had been pockmarked, but he would stare at her adoringly from his cot at night and imagine her scars were constellations, a secret map to a far-off, happy place.

Gillian Flynn

My dad had limitations. That's what my good-hearted mom always told us. He had limitations, but he meant no harm. It was kind of her to say, but he did do harm.

Michel Faber

Peter was struck by the scar’s essential nature: it was not a disfigurement, it was a miracle. All the scars ever suffered by anyone in the whole of human history were not suffering but triumph: triumph against decay, triumph against death.

Tom Perrotta

That’s why we get involved with other people, right? Not just for their bodies, but for everything else, too – their dreams and their scars and their stories.

Real Friends

I said I'm selfish, I'm a liar and I'm broken
Shit runs through my head every day that I would never tell anyone
You're just like me
The only difference is that I'm honest enough to scream my flaws in the lines of this song

Real Friends

I spend my nights thinking the worst
And telling myself that everything's going to work out
I keep kicking myself in the mouth
Opening up every cut that should be a scar by now

Rasmenia Massoud

A city isn’t so unlike a person. They both have the marks to show they have many stories to tell. They see many faces. They tear things down and make new again.

Christine Montross

Thus far we have been able to protect [our children] from the deep and enduring traumas that scar the minds and selves of so many of the patients I see. How - how? - can I make it always so?

John Geddes

...there's the suffering from love and the suffering from grief - either pain permanently scars the soul...

Munia Khan

I feel like a real dead one: having neither blood to bleed nor any flesh or bone to feel the scars; yet I want to hold on to my spirit.

Eloise Jarvis McGraw

Blue-Eyed One, never again shall you cover your shoulders. I declare your scars to be medals of gallantry great than any I could bestow, and it is my will that all the Black Land look upon them, and learn the nature of courage.

Ricky Maye

stars are the scars of the universe

Ilsa J. Bick

Everybody breaks sooner or later, Bob. Anyone can drown. Sometimes you see it. Most often, you
don’t because the body protects and the skin hides, so drowning doesn’t look like drowning and some
people scar so nicely. Take it from an expert.

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