Absence Quotes

Antoine De Saint-Exupéry

Of course I’ll hurt you. Of course you’ll hurt me. Of course we will hurt each other. But this is the very condition of existence. To become spring, means accepting the risk of winter. To become presence, means accepting the risk of absence.

Dark Jar Tin Zoo

Making love to me is amazing. Wait, I meant: making love, to me, is amazing. The absence of two little commas nearly transformed me into a sex god.

Amit Kalantri

You may not appreciate the presence of good health, but you will definitely regret the absence of good health, because health is happiness.

Kiran Joshi

With your absence I have realised that hoe the once, warm comforting streets have suddenly turned to become so cold and dark


The absence of wish, to analysis yourself,
the surrounding world,
and what you are doing.
Is the logical, and philosophical proof, of zombie mind, and consciousness.

Shaun Hick

This is for you, for your breath, whose absence would lessen a greater world.

Roger De Bussy-Rabutin

Absence is to love what wind is to fire; it extinguishes the small, it inflames the great.

Audrey Niffenegger

But now, I know, how absence can be present, like a damaged nerve, like a dark bird.

Ally Carter

I mean she's Cleopatra... shouldn't she and Antony have known better? They were so different..."
"Variety is the spice of life"
"And from a thousand miles apart"
"Absence makes the heart grow fonder

Ann Brashares

Sex could be a blissful communion,. But it could also be a weapon, and its absence, sometimes, was required for the establishment of peace.

Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

A great measure of the real value of the things we have is how we feel when such things become scarce and absent in our lives

Crystal Woods

The irony of the human heart is that it’s tormented both by the presence and absence of it’s own soul’s counterpart.

Alexandria Hampton

I lost myself in the burden of trying to be your savior.

Khalid Masood

There are no walls at the edge of the universe. Absence of time is the limit of space existence.

Khalid Masood

How empty is the universe in the absence of time.

Héloïse D'Argenteuil

Would that thy love, beloved, had less trust in me, that it might be more anxious!

Michael Harris

Experiment. Live a little. And remember that the fear of absence is the surest sign that absence is direly needed.


Would you dare to reach inside the vault of a feral heart?
Glare into the keyhole, eyes bound with intrigue...is it real what we perceive? or does the absent colour leave you lost or decieved?

Kishore Bansal

Tears is the voice of heart in pain, in absence of feelings one don't care what you share.

Anthony Liccione

I kiss her ghost, and sleep with the dust on her photograph, next to my bedside.

Héloïse D'Argenteuil

If the portraits of our absent friends are pleasant to us, which renew our memory of them and relieve our regret for their absence by a false and empty consolation, how much more pleasant are letters which bring us the written characters of the absent friend.

William Wordsworth

But thou art with us, with us in the past,
The present, with us in the times to come.
There is no grief, no sorrow, no despair,
No languor, no dejection, no dismay,
No absence scarcely can there be, for those
Who love as we do. Speed thee well!

Jane Lotter

I was thinking how most people don't make you feel much of anything at all. Don't make you feel like time spent with them has grace, like every moment in their company is a gift. But Finn did. Finn, my midsummer night's dream.

Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

Love and hatred are intertwined in life. They agree to disagree and they disagree to agree. When one is absent the other may become present. In what we hate most lay what we love most and in what we love most lay what we hate most

Maggie Stiefvater

Do you eat all of the men in the family? Where do they go? Does this house have a basement?

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