Abandonment Quotes and Sayings
Value those friends who gave you good memories. Don’t ever change them for any material things in this world. Time has always taught us a lesson. Once you have disappointed them, you will hardly find a way to call an old friend when the time comes that will you need them.
Friends will abandon you in times of disgrace, but enemies will follow you to your death.
They say that abandonment is a wound that never heals. I say only that an abandoned child never forgets.
Not belonging is a terrible feeling. It feels awkward and it hurts, as if you were wearing someone else’s shoes.
– Phoebe Stone
Absence is a house so vast that inside you will pass through its walls and hang pictures on the air.
– Pablo Neruda
The most memorable people in life will be the friends who loved you when you weren’t very loveable.
I may fear abandonment, but don’t second guess my ability to cut ties with people in a split second.
If you leave someone at least tell them why, because what’s more painful than being abandoned; is knowing you’re not worth an explanation.
You can’t put abandonment and alienation under arrest.
– Carrie P. Meek
I come from a violent background. So I became hard. I realized that I had made myself that way to deal with a feeling of abandonment and shame.
– Mickey Rourke
Recently abandoned women can be complicated.
– Elizabeth Kostova
We walked to meet each other up at the time of our love and then we have been irresistibly drifting in different directions, and there’s no altering that.
– Leo Tolstoy
…I will exile my thoughts if they think of you again, and I will rip my lips out if they say your name once more. Now if you do exist, I will tell you my final word in life or in death, I tell you goodbye.
– Knut Hamsun
And what if-what are you if the people who are supposed to love you can leave you like you’re nothing
– Elizabeth Scott
The sun loved me again when it saw that the stars would not abandon me.
– Jenim Dibie
Those who choose to walk on love’s path are well served if they have a guide. That guide can enable us to overcome fear if we trust that they will not lead us astray or abandon us along the way.
– Bell Hooks
A generous heart is always open, always ready to receive our going and coming. In the midst of such love we need never fear abandonment. This is the most precious gift true love offers -the experience of knowing we always belong.
– Bell Hooks
Any work is always improvable, you cannot really finish the work, you can only abandon it out of tiredness or incompetence.
– Amit Kalantri
The sun does not abandon the moon to darkness.
– Brian A. McBride
My fear of abandonment is exceeded only by my terror of intimacy.
– Ethlie Ann Vare