Absence Quotes, Sayings about being absent - Page 2
What’s painful is not the absence of what we always wanted. But the presence of what we couldn’t have.
Give the gift of your absence to those who do not appreciate your presence .
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
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.
I let you miss me sometimes but my absence should not be so long that you learn to live without me.
Happiness blooms in the presence of self-respect,and the absence of ego.
– Jonathan Lockwood Huie
He who has not God in himself cannot feel His absence.
– Simone Weil
There is no good singing, there is only present and absent.
– Jeff Buckley
One of the best feelings in the world is knowing that your presence and absence both mean something to someone.
Life is ironic. It takes sadness to know what happiness is, noise to appreciate silence and absence to value presence.
Absence is to love what wind is to fire; it extinguishes the small, it enkindles the great.
When a man is out of sight, it is not too long before he is out of mind.
– Thomas a Kempis
Absence of evidence is not evidence of absence.
– Dr Carl Saga
In the hope to meet Shortly again, and make our absence sweet.
– Ben Jonson
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.
Absences are a good influence in love and keep it bright and delicate.
– Robert Louis Stevenson
Your absence of mind we have borne, till your presence of body came to be called in question by it.
– Charles Lamb
Boredom is simply the absence of an interesting perspective.
– Brandon A. Trean
The absent are always in the wrong.
A short absence is safest.