Absence Quotes, Sayings about being absent
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
The absent are like children, helpless to defend themselves.
– Charles Reade
I dote on his very absence, and I wish them a fair departure.
– William Shakespeare
Absence – that common cure of love.
– Lord Byron
A facility for quotation covers the absence of original thought.
– Dorothy L. Sayers
It’s so much darker when a light goes out than it would have been if it had never shone.
– John Steinbeck
Sometimes I need what only you can provide: your absence.
— Ashleigh Brilliant
In the hope to meet Shortly again, and make our absence sweet.
– Ben Jonson
His cruelty was in his absence.
– Alice Sebold
Absence makes the heart grow fonder… or forgetful.
– James Matthew Barrie
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
– Benjamin Franklin
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
Absences are a good influence in love and keep it bright and delicate.
– Robert Louis Stevenson
The absent are always in the wrong.