Absence Quotes, Sayings about being absent

What’s painful is not the absence of what we always wanted. But the presence of what we couldn’t have.

If your presence can’t add value to my life, your absence will make no difference either.

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.

Submitted by: Cameron Taylor Johnston

I let you miss me sometimes but my absence should not be so long that you learn to live without me.

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

A person of pleasing manners will be remembered in his absence.

Submitted by: liaqath

Faith is your guide in the absence of knowledge.
Toba Beta

A short absence is safest.


Absence diminishes small loves and increases great ones, as the wind blows out the candle and blows up the bonfire.
– Francois de la Rouchefoucauld

Never part without loving words to think of during your absence. It may be that you will not meet again in this life.
– Jean Paul Richter

He who has not God in himself cannot feel His absence.
– Simone Weil

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.

Submitted by: mgb123

There is no good singing, there is only present and absent.
– Jeff Buckley

But the absence of tears wasn’t the same as an absence of feeling.
– Lisa Kleypas

And it is strange that absence can feel like presence.
– Ally Condie

You can decorate absence however you want- but your still gonna feel what’s missing.
– Siobhan Vivian

Absence is a house so vast that inside you will pass through its walls and hang pictures on the air.
– Pablo Neruda

Security is not the absence of danger,but the presence of God,no matter what the danger.

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