Absence Quotes, Sayings about being absent
Absence from those we love is self from self – a deadly banishment.
– William Shakespeare
Absence is to love what wind is to fire; it extinguishes the small, it enkindles the great.
What’s painful is not the absence of what we always wanted. But the presence of what we couldn’t have.
Strive not to make your presence noticed, but your absence felt.
Your absence been has so long that your presence doesn’t matter anymore.
The truth is always more powerful and stronger than love, because the love becomes powerless in the absence of truth.
– Anuj Somany
If your presence can’t add value to my life, your absence will make no difference either.
I let you miss me sometimes but my absence should not be so long that you learn to live without me.
If your presence didn’t make an impact, your absence won’t make a difference.
Absence is not always a physical thing. You can be absent from the life of who is sitting right next to you.
Absence and death are the same – only that in death there is no suffering.
– Walter S. Landor
Absence from whom we love is worse than death.
– William Cowper
Faith is your guide in the absence of knowledge.
– Toba Beta
Absence diminishes small loves and increases great ones, as the wind blows out the candle and blows up the bonfire.
– Francois de la Rouchefoucauld
A short absence is safest.