Elizabeth Gilbert Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Elizabeth Gilbert quotes, Elizabeth Gilbert sayings, and Elizabeth Gilbert proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

There's always another level up. There's always another ascension. More grace, more light, more generosity, more compassion, more to shed, more to grow. Elizabeth Gilbert
Infatuation is not quite the same thing as love; it's more like love's shady second cousin who's always borrowing money and can't hold down a job. Elizabeth Gilbert
What all couples have ever wanted, a little bit of privacy in which to practice all manners of love. Elizabeth Gilbert
I am a better person when I have less on my plate. Elizabeth Gilbert
Listen to the whispers or soon you will be listening to the screams. Elizabeth Gilbert
You have to participate relentlessly in the manifestation of your own blessings. Elizabeth Gilbert
This is intimacy: the trading of stories in the dark. Elizabeth Gilbert
There’s always another level up. There’s always another ascension. More grace, more light, more generosity, more compassion, more to shed, more to grow. Elizabeth Gilbert
There is hardly a more gracious gift that we can offer somebody than to accept them fully, to love them almost despite themselves. Elizabeth Gilbert
We must get our hearts broken sometimes. This is a good sign, having a broken heart. It means we have tried for something. Elizabeth Gilbert
Give your mind a job to do, or else it will find a job to do, and you might not like the job it invents. Elizabeth Gilbert
You may return here once you have fully come to understand that you are always here. Elizabeth Gilbert
I was not rescued by a prince; I was the administrator of my own rescue. Elizabeth Gilbert
I had long ago learned that when you are the giant, alien visitor to a remote and foreign culture it is sort of your job to become an object of ridicule. It's the least you can do, really, as a polite guest. Elizabeth Gilbert
The only thing more unthinkable than leaving was staying; the only thing more impossible than staying was leaving. Elizabeth Gilbert
People think a soul mate is your perfect fit, and that's what everyone wants. But a true soul mate is a mirror, the person who shows you everything that is holding you back, the person who brings you to your own attention so you can change your life. Elizabeth Gilbert
Desiring another person is perhaps the most risky endeavor of all. As soon as you want somebody really want him, it is as though you have taken a surgical needle and sutured your happiness to the skin of that person, so that any separation will now cause a lacerating injury. Elizabeth Gilbert
Religious ceremonies are of paramount importance in Bali ( an island, don’t forget, with seven unpredictable volcanoes on it-you would pray, too). Elizabeth Gilbert
I'm here. I love you. I don't care if you need to stay up crying all night long. I will stay with you. There's nothing you can ever do to lose my love. I will protect you until you die, and after your death I will still protect you. I am stronger than Depression and I am braver than Loneliness and nothing will ever exhaust me. Elizabeth Gilbert
The world is always changing. Learn how to allow for it. Someone makes a promise, and then they break it. Elizabeth Gilbert
You have to participate relentlessly in the manifestation of your own blessings. Elizabeth Gilbert
Stop wearing your wishbone where your backbone ought to be. Elizabeth Gilbert
To travel is worth any cost or sacrifice. Elizabeth Gilbert
The women whom I love and admire for their strength and grace did not get that way because shit worked out. They got that way because shit went wrong, and they handled it. They handled it in a thousand different ways on a thousand different days, but they handled it. Those women are my superheroes. Elizabeth Gilbert
There’s a crack or cracks in everyone…that’s how the light of God gets in. Elizabeth Gilbert
You need to learn how to select your thoughts just the same way you select what clothes every day. This is a power you can cultivate. If you want to control things in your life so bad, work on the mind. That’s the only thing you should be trying to control. Elizabeth Gilbert
To lose balance sometimes for love is part of living a balanced life. Elizabeth Gilbert
You can measure the happiness of a marriage by the number of scars that each partner carries on their tongues, earned from years of biting back angry words. Elizabeth Gilbert
Depression on my left, loneliness on my right. They don’t need to show me their badges. I know these guys very well. Elizabeth Gilbert
There's no trouble in this world so serious that it can't be cured with a hot bath, a glass of whiskey, and the Book of Common Prayer. Elizabeth Gilbert