65 Sentences to Tell Your Friends About Their Breakup

What to tell a friend after a breakup? If a friend confides in you and tells you about such a situation, you should instantly comfort them. However, sometimes it's really difficult to choose the right words. You probably don't know what to say to a friend who broke up, because every separation is different. But what if I told you that here you have a good answer for almost any breakup situation? Check out these 65 sentences about what to say to your best friend after a breakup and be there for them when they need you.

  • You're allowed to be sad.

  • I promise that you're so much better off.

  • You won't always feel this way.

  • Everything happens for a reason.

  • I'm here for you and don't you ever forget that.

  • Take it one day at a time to heal completely.

  • Sometimes, it's better to break up.

  • I think God has a better plan for you.

  • Don't lose hope because of one failed relationship. Most of them fail anyway.

  • There's nothing wrong with you and someone will find you just perfect.

  • Time heals all, so just wait and you'll be fine.

  • It's a lesson learned.

  • Let's go get a drink and forget about the bad things.

  • Love doesn't die. It just changes. This means that someone else is waiting for you. 

  • It's no one's fault, and breakups are normal. It's extremely hard to find a suitable person.

  • You did your best/gave it your all, and when you give your best and it doesn't work, there's no need to be sad. 

  • You are strong/beautiful/capable and never forget that. 

  • If you truly love someone, let them go. If they come back, it's meant to be. If not, it wasn't meant to be.

  • It's his/her loss. Not only that, but it's your gain in the end.

  • There's plenty of fish in the sea, so just keep swimming.

  • Do what you need to keep those feelings from bottling inside of you. 

  • Take care of yourself the best way you know.

  • It's going to take time to get over your ex, but you'll be alright.

  • You need me to slash some tires because I'll gladly do it for you. Want to do it together?

  • Use this time to focus on you and what you want out of a relationship because it wasn't perfect.

  • There are always flaws and things that have to be worked on.

  • Keep pushing forward and never look back.

  • Despite the things that your partner may have told you, you are worthy of being loved and being cared for.

  • Sometimes, it just doesn't work.

  • I'm proud of you, you've gotten so strong.

  • I'll always be there for you, and I'm not the only one.

  • Do you want to talk about what happened?

  • Are you doing okay? Do you need anything?

  • Instead of focusing on what's in the past, it might be helpful as a friend to focus on what's in the future

  • Just let it go.

  • Remember how you cried because of the person before him/her? You probably don't even remember that now. You won't remember this, either. Just cry it out and move on.

  • You deserve to be happy. Make yourself happy, and the right one will come.

  • Look at the bright side- someone better is coming!

  • You need to know that you don't need anyone in order to be happy.

  • Want to travel somewhere?

  • Let's do something fun. When you're up to it, just call me.

  • Don't feel bad because there are so many other reasons to smile.

  • Go hug everyone you love, and realize how much you already have.

  • People who love you will never leave you, so thank your ex who showed you that he/she's not the one.

  • Every pain makes you stronger, and when all of this is over, you'll be a whole new person.

  • Embrace your pain and don't suppress it. It will pass quickly.

  • There is someone in this world waiting for you, and it's not your ex. You don't need him/her.

  • Why don't you try to get to know yourself more now? It will be fun.

  • Come, I'll buy us a drink and we'll talk about it.

  • If you want to be silent, I respect it. You just need to know that you're not alone, and you'll never be.

  • Maybe you want revenge, but don't pour poison in your own soul.

  • Everything is in our heads, just think about it and you'll get it.

  • Don't cry over the spilled milk.

  • Buy yourself a gift every day because you deserve it.

  • That relationship was obviously a waste. Why waste even more time on it even if it's over?

  • Don't think about the people who don't want you in their life. They didn't deserve it.

  • I don't want to look at your sad face. Please, let me know if there's any way to make you smile.

  • People come and go, only the real ones stay. Never forget that.

  • Nothing is permanent in this life, not even our own lives. There's no time to cry.

  • Why are you sad because of people who don't care if you're sad or not?

  • Some things are just not meant to be.

  • Sometimes it seems to us that something that happened was bad until time reveals why it was such a good thing to happen.

  • If you think that you can't live without someone, you can't be more wrong.

  • The person you need the most is you!

  • Don't let yourself be under the weather.


Now that you know what to tell a friend after a breakup, you never have to worry about these situations anymore. Hug your friend and tell them these most comforting words. They will feel at least a bit better since they know that they have a good friend and a shoulder to cry on.

Ana Djurovic
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Hello, my name is Ana Djurovic, and I am a writer interested in various kinds of fields, such as beauty, fitness, art and traveling. I am very curious and always in need to expand my knowledge. I enjoy writing because it's something I can fully invest myself in. I think sharing our stories and experiences is what brings us together.