Borderline Personality Disorder Quotes

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BPD quote - You know you're borderline when you fluctuate between fearing abandonment and encouraging it.

BPD quote: “You know you're borderline when you fluctuate between fearing abandonment and encouraging it.”

Quote about BPD - People with BPD need support-not stereotyping.

Quote about BPD: “People with BPD need support-not stereotyping.”

BPD quote - I despise my own hypersensitiveness, which requieres so much reassurance. It is certainly abnormal to crave so much to be loved and understood.

BPD quote: “I despise my own hypersensitiveness, which requieres so much reassurance. It is certainly abnormal to crave so much to be loved and understood.”

Quote about BPD - I don't know what it's like to not have deep emotions, even when I feel nothing, I feel it completely.

Quote about BPD: “I don't know what it's like to not have deep emotions, even when I feel nothing, I feel it completely.”

BPD quote - The older I get, the more I understand that it's okay to live a life others don't understand.

BPD quote: “The older I get, the more I understand that it's okay to live a life others don't understand.”

Quote about BPD - At times, being bipolar can be an all-consuming challenge, requiring a lot of stamina and ever more courage, so if you’re living with this illness and functioning at all, it’s something to be proud of, not ashamed of.

Quote about BPD: “At times, being bipolar can be an all-consuming challenge, requiring a lot of stamina and ever more courage, so if you’re living with this illness and functioning at all, it’s something to be proud of, not ashamed of.”

BPD quote - One second I’m perfectly fine, and the next it’s like a volcano erupts inside me, leaving me miserable.

BPD quote: “One second I’m perfectly fine, and the next it’s like a volcano erupts inside me, leaving me miserable.”

Quote about BPD - It hurts so bad when you have a fear of abandonment caused by a mental disorder, but it’s that same mental disorder that causes people to walk out of your life.

Quote about BPD: “It hurts so bad when you have a fear of abandonment caused by a mental disorder, but it’s that same mental disorder that causes people to walk out of your life.”

BPD quote - I feel everything, all the time. It’s exhausting. But it also makes me passionate, which is beautiful.

BPD quote: “I feel everything, all the time. It’s exhausting. But it also makes me passionate, which is beautiful.”

Quote about BPD - Sensitive people suffer more but they love more and dream more.

Quote about BPD: “Sensitive people suffer more but they love more and dream more.”

BPD quote - I don’t know what it’s like to not have deep emotions, even when I feel nothing, I feel it completely.

BPD quote: “I don’t know what it’s like to not have deep emotions, even when I feel nothing, I feel it completely.”

Quote about BPD - I feel everything, all the time. It’s exhausting. But it also makes me passionate, which is beautiful.

Quote about BPD: “I feel everything, all the time. It’s exhausting. But it also makes me passionate, which is beautiful.”

BPD quote - I don’t know what living a balanced life feels like. When I am sad I don’t cry, I pour. When I am happy I don’t smile, I glow. When I am angry I don’t yell, I burn. The good thing about feeling in extremes is when I love I give them wings but perhaps that isn’t such a good thing, cause they always tend to leave and you should see me when my heart is broken I don’t grieve, I shatter.

BPD quote: “I don’t know what living a balanced life feels like. When I am sad I don’t cry, I pour. When I am happy I don’t smile, I glow. When I am angry I don’t yell, I burn. The good thing about feeling in extremes is when I love I give them wings but perhaps that isn’t such a good thing, cause they always tend to leave and you should see me when my heart is broken I don’t grieve, I shatter.”

Quote about BPD - You are so good. So good, you’re always feeling so much. And sometimes it feels like you’re gonna bust wide open from all the feeling, doesn’t it? People like you are the best in the world, but you sure do suffer for it.

Quote about BPD: “You are so good. So good, you’re always feeling so much. And sometimes it feels like you’re gonna bust wide open from all the feeling, doesn’t it? People like you are the best in the world, but you sure do suffer for it.”

BPD quote - You are so good. So good, you’re always feeling so much. And sometimes it feels like you’re gonna bust wide open from all the feeling. doesn’t it? People like you are the best in the world, but you sure do suffer for it.

BPD quote - You are so good. So good, you’re always feeling so much. And sometimes it feels like you’re gonna bust wide open from all the feeling. doesn’t it? People like you are the best in the world, but you sure do suffer for it.

Quote about BPD - Never be ashamed of how much you love, or how quickly you fall. Love fully, love completely, but most importantly, love naturally-and don’t you ever apologize for it.

Quote about BPD: “Never be ashamed of how much you love, or how quickly you fall. Love fully, love completely, but most importantly, love naturally-and don’t you ever apologize for it.”

BPD quote - I’m trying my hardest not to act how I feel.

BPD quote: “I’m trying my hardest not to act how I feel.”

Quote about BPD - She is strong but not in the way people think. She loves more than she will ever get back and she knows it. And yet, she loves anyway.

Quote about BPD: “She is strong but not in the way people think. She loves more than she will ever get back and she knows it. And yet, she loves anyway.”

BPD quote - She feels more than you, you have to understand that about her. She feels the edge and the details of things and when she gets close to someone, she feels their happiness and pain.

BPD quote: “She feels more than you, you have to understand that about her. She feels the edge and the details of things and when she gets close to someone, she feels their happiness and pain.”

Quote about BPD - This heart of mine has just two setting: nothing at all or too much. There is no in between.

Quote about BPD: “This heart of mine has just two setting: nothing at all or too much. There is no in between.”

Quote about BPD - Do’t ever be sorry for loving the way your heart knows how.

Quote about BPD: “Do’t ever be sorry for loving the way your heart knows how.”

BPD quote - It is hard to be accused of manipulation when really it’s a scream for love.

BPD quote: "It is hard to be accused of manipulation when really it's a scream for love."

Quote about BPD - It’s never too late to start the day over.

Quote about BPD: "It's never too late to start the day over."

BPD quote - She didn’t need to be saved. She needed to be found and appreciated, for exactly who she was.

BPD quote: "She didn't need to be saved. She needed to be found and appreciated, for exactly who she was."

Quote about BPD - My skin is so thin that the innocent words of others burn holes right through me.

Quote about BPD: "My skin is so thin that the innocent words of others burn holes right through me".

BPD quote - It is hard to be accused of manipulation when really it’s a scream for love.

BPD quote: "It is hard to be accused of manipulation when really it's a scream for love".

Quote about BPD - Remind yourself that it’s okay not to be perfect.

Quote about BPD: "Remind yourself that it's okay not to be perfect"

BPD quote - She didn’t need to be saved. She needed to be found and appreciated, for exactly who she was.

BPD quote: "She didn't need to be saved. She needed to be found and appreciated, for exactly who she was".

Quote about BPD - My skin is so thin that the innocent words of others burn holes right through me.

Quote about BPD: "My skin is so thin that the innocent words of others burn holes right through me".

BPD quote - My skin is so thin that the innocent words of others burn holes right through me.

BPD quote: "My skin is so thin that the innocent words of others burn holes right through me".

Quote about BPD - A crucial element of the real self is its unconditional acceptance of itself.

Quote about BPD: "A crucial element of the real self is its unconditional acceptance of itself".

BPD quote - Never be ashamed of what you feel. You have the right to feel any emotion that you want, and to do what makes you happy.

BPD quote: "Never be ashamed of what you feel. You have the right to feel any emotion that you want, and to do what makes you happy".

BPD quote - Living with BPD is pure confusion. It's always like: "Am I allowed to be upset about this thing or am I being oversensitive?.

BPD quote: "Living with BPD is pure confusion. It's always like: "Am I allowed to be upset about this thing or am I being oversensitive?".

Quote about BPD - It is as if my life were magically run by two electric currents: joyous positive and despairing negative - whichever is running at the moment dominates my life, floods it.

Quote about BPD: "It is as if my life were magically run by two electric currents: joyous positive and despairing negative - whichever is running at the moment dominates my life, floods it".

BPD quote - She was too quiet or she was too loud. She hated with every fibre of her being or loved with every piece of her heart. There was no in-between. It was either all or nothing.

BPD quote: "She was too quiet or she was too loud. She hated with every fibre of her being or loved with every piece of her heart. There was no in-between. It was either all or nothing".

Quote about BPD - Some days, I feel everything at once. Other days, I feel nothing at all. I don´t know what's worse, drowning beneath the waves, or dying from the thirst.

Quote about BPD: "Some days, I feel everything at once. Other days, I feel nothing at all. I don´t know what's worse, drowning beneath the waves, or dying from the thirst".

BPD quote - Though it may not seem like it at times, I'm really doing the best I can.

BPD quote: "Though it may not seem like it at times, I'm really doing the best I can".

Quote about BPD - She didn't know who would leave or stay, so she pushed them all away.

Quote about BPD: "She didn't know who would leave or stay, so she pushed them all away".

BPD quote - I have this problem: I isolate myself, then become upset because I'm lonely.

BPD quote: "I have this problem: I isolate myself, then become upset because I'm lonely".

Quote about BPD - I couldn’t trust my own emotions. Which emotional reactions were justified, if any. and which ones were tainted by the mental illness of BPD?. I found myself fiercely guarding and limiting my emotional reactions, chastising myself for possible distortions and motivations.

Quote about BPD: "I couldn’t trust my own emotions. Which emotional reactions were justified, if any. and which ones were tainted by the mental illness of BPD?. I found myself fiercely guarding and limiting my emotional reactions, chastising myself for possible distortions and motivations".

BPD quote - It doesn't matter how many times a person tells me they like me. I always think they can change their mind instantly. Always with the fear of rejection. I know it may bot be a reality, but it feels very real.

BPD quote: "It doesn't matter how many times a person tells me they like me. I always think they can change their mind instantly. Always with the fear of rejection. I know it may bot be a reality, but it feels very real."

 Quote about BPD - People with BPD are like people with third degree burns over 90% of their bodies. Lacking emotional skin, they feel agony at the slightest touch or movement.

Quote about BPD: "People with BPD are like people with third degree burns over 90% of their bodies. Lacking emotional skin, they feel agony at the slightest touch or movement."

BPD quote - Some say I'm too sensitive, but the truth is I just feel too much. Every word, every action and every energy goes straight to my heart.

BPD quote: "Some say I'm too sensitive, but the truth is I just feel too much. Every word, every action and every energy goes straight to my heart."

Borderline personality disorder quote - I’m so good at the beginnings, but in the end I always seem to destroy everything, including myself.

Borderline personality disorder quote: "I'm so good at the beginnings, but in the end I always seem to destroy everything, including myself."

BPD Quote - I keep so much pain inside myself. I grasp my anger and loneliness and hold it in my chest. It has changed me into something I never meant to be. It has transformed me into a person I do nor recognize. But I don’t know how to let it go.

BPD quote: "I keep so much pain inside myself. I grasp my anger and loneliness and hold it in my chest. It has changed me into something I never meant to be. It has transformed me into a person I do nor recognize. But I don't know how to let it go."


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Last Updated: 07 September 2018

Reviewed by Harry Croft, MD

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