• The eternal quest of the individual human being is to shatter his loneliness.
    ~ Norman Cousins
  • The joy of meeting pays the pangs of absence; else who could bear it?
    ~ Nicholas Rowe
  • In the hope to meet shortly again, and make our absence sweet.
    ~ Ben Jonson
  • To die and part is a less evil; but to part and live, there, there is the torment.
    ~ George Lansdowne
  • I dropped a tear in the ocean. The day you find it is the day I will stop missing you.
    ~ Anonymous
  • I keep coming back to you in my head, but you couldn't know that, and I have no carbons.
    ~ Adrienne Rich
  • The reason it hurts so much to separate is because our souls are connected.
    ~ Nicholas Sparks, The Notebook, 2004
  • In true love the smallest distance is too great, and the greatest distance can be bridged.
    ~ Hans Nouwens
  • As contraries are known by contraries, so is the delight of presence best known by the torments of absence.
    ~ Alcibiades
  • Every parting is a form of death, as every reunion is a type of heaven.
    ~ Tryon Edwards