Absence Quotes, Sayings about being absent
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 person of pleasing manners will be remembered in his absence.
There is no good singing, there is only present and absent.
– Jeff Buckley
He who has not God in himself cannot feel His absence.
– Simone Weil
And it is strange that absence can feel like presence.
– Ally Condie
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.
But the absence of tears wasn’t the same as an absence of feeling.
– Lisa Kleypas
The absent are like children, helpless to defend themselves.
– Charles Reade
You can decorate absence however you want- but your still gonna feel what’s missing.
– Siobhan Vivian
Sometimes I need what only you can provide: your absence.
— Ashleigh Brilliant
Absence of evidence is not evidence of absence.
– Dr Carl Saga
When a man is out of sight, it is not too long before he is out of mind.
– Thomas a Kempis
In the hope to meet Shortly again, and make our absence sweet.
– Ben Jonson