Absence Quotes, Sayings about being absent
It’s so much darker when a light goes out than it would have been if it had never shone.
– John Steinbeck
Absence makes the heart grow fonder… or forgetful.
– James Matthew Barrie
I felt her absence. It was like waking up one day with no teeth in your mouth. You wouldn’t need to run to the mirror to know they were gone.
Sometimes it’s better to move on than to hold on to a person who doesn’t understand you. Sometimes your absence will teach what your presence cannot.
Anyone who has lost a loved one knows that you don’t recover. Instead, you learn to incorporate their absence and memories into your life and channel your emotional energy toward others, and eventually, your grief will walk beside you instead of consuming you.
Work for a cause, not for applause. Live life to express, not to impress. Don’t strive to make your presence noticed, just make your absence felt.
Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.
Absence makes the heart grow fonder.
One of the best feelings in the world is knowing that your presence and absence both mean something to someone.