10 More Quotes for Throwing Toxic People In The Trash

Deja-vu! I’ve compiled a list of quotes to motivate you into doing some de-cluttering of your friends list.


This is my second roundup; click here to see the first. If you’ve felt the weight of negative relationships lately, let’s get you some relief. You need to be the best person you can be, and in order to do that you need to drop some dead weight! You’ve got no idea how much better you’ll feel after you remove toxic people from your life.


Let go of the people who dull your shine, poison your spirit and bring you drama. Cancel your subscription to their issues.
― Dr. Steve Maraboli


Certain people and their toxic energy can block you from expanding, elevating and vibrating higher. Detach and protect your energy.
― Unknown


You have to know who to keep near you and those you should be far away from.
― Israelmore Ayivor


It’s so nice when toxic people stop talking to you; it’s like the trash took itself out.
― Unknown


She decided to end false friendships right at this moment but no one will notice. All she has to do is to never bother to talk to you first; but she will still treat you nicely. There’s nothing wrong in being nice to a stranger anyway.
― Ammaryllis


When we find ourselves in toxic relationships, whether it is a romance or a friendship gone wrong. A part of growing up and becoming an individual is learning when it is time to call it a day, and walk away…In order to grow, we have to leave behind what is holding us back.
― Cathee Potter


If someone keeps bringing you down, perhaps it’s time to get up and leave.
― Karen Salmansohn


Never understood those people who live for negativity. We all have ups and downs, but to exist to bring others down, is a poor use of time.
― John Cena


Never understood those people who live for negativity. We all have ups and downs, but to exist to bring others down, is a poor use of time.
― John Cena


They will keep being cruel, because the voices in their head saying that they should change for no one are louder than their conscience. Leave them and never look back. It’s who they are now.
― Kira Martin

cat-box-happySimilar to ripping off a band-aid, and getting a vaccine. Moving forward and leaving negative people behind can be that easy! Having done this myself, I can tell you that it will be one of the best things you’ll ever do for your happiness and well-being.

We are cats in boxes. These are our happiness boxes, and there’s no room for toxic people inside of them.

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  • Candy Kage

    Yep needed to hear this. Starting with Facebook so called friends and continuing from there.

  • I love these. One of the biggest projects in my life right now is minimalism. My husband and I are minimizing our stuff, our brain clutter, our house clutter, our computer clutter, and the other part of that is only having people in your life that don’t mess everything up all the time.

    • I’ve been doing something similar, just trying to cut down on pretty much everything and get organized. A goal for this year is definitely to get rid of the dead weight! 🙂

  • Great quotes. I’m very fortunate in that I don’t really have any toxic people in my life right now but this is a good reminder not to let them sneak back in!

  • I completely agree!

  • Really great reminders, thanks for sharing with us!