Top 60 Farewell Quotes of All Time

Top 60 Farewell Quotes of All Time

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“A benevolent man should allow a few faults in himself,to keep his friends in countenance.” ― farewell quotes by Benjamin Franklin

“A friend of mine, now retired, was then a major exec at a major bank, and one of her jobs, the last four years, was the farewell interview.”  ― Anonymous

“A goodbye isn’t painful unless you’re never going to say hello again.” ― Author Unknown

“A man never knows how to say goodbye; a woman never knows when to say it.”  ― farewell quotes by Helen Rowland

“A sunbeam to warm you,A moonbeam to charm you,A sheltering angel, so nothing can harm you.”  ― Irish Blessing

“Absence from whom we love is worse than death, and frustrates hope severer than despair.”  ― farewell quotes by William Cowper

“All farewells should be sudden, when forever.”  ― George Byron

“As the presence of those we love is as a double life, so absence, in its anxious longing and sense of vacancy, is as a foretaste of death.”  ― Anna Brownell Jameson

“Depressions may bring people closer to the church but so do funerals.”  ― farewell quotes by Clarence Darrow

“Don’t be dismayed at goodbyes. A farewell is necessary before you can meet again. And meeting again, after moments or lifetimes, is certain for those who are friends.” ― Richard Bach

“Don’t cry because it’s over. Smile because it happened.”  ― farewell quotes by Dr. Seuss

“Don't be dismayed by good-byes.A farewell is necessary before you can meet again.”  ― Richard Bach

“Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.”  ― farewell quotes by Khalil Gibran

“Every day I shall put my papers in order and every day I shall say farewell. And the real farewell, when it comes, will only be a small outward confirmation of what has been accomplished within me from day to day.” ― Anonymous

“Every parting is a form of death, as every reunion is a type of heaven.”  ― Tryon Edwards

“Excuse me, then! you know my heart;But dearest friends, alas! must part.”  ― farewell quotes by John Gay

“Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.”  ― J. R. R. Tolkien

“Fare thee well! and if for ever,Still for ever, fare thee well.” ― farewell quotes by Lord Byron

“Farewell all relations and friends in Christ; farewell acquaintances and all earthly enjoyments; farewell reading and preaching, praying and believing, wanderings, reproaches, and sufferings.” ― Donald Cargill

“Farewell has a sweet sound of reluctance. Good-by is short and final, a word with teeth sharp to bite through the string that ties past to the future.” ― John Steinbeck

“Farewell the tranquil mind; farewell content! Farewell the plumed troop and the big wars That make ambition virtue!”  ― farewell quotes by William Shakespeare

“Farewell! a word that must be, and hath been—A sound which makes us linger;—yet—farewell!” ― farewell quotes by Lord Byron

“Farewell! God knows when we shall meet again.” ― William Shakespeare

“Farewell! If ever fondest prayer For other's weal availed on high, Mine will not all be lost in air But waft thy name beyond the sky.” ―  Lord Byron

“Farewell, dearest friend, never to see one another any more till at the right hand of Christ. ” ― Anonymous

“Farewell, fair cruelty. ” ― farewell quotes by William Shakespeare

“Farewell, my great one, my own, farewell, my pride, farewell, my swift, deep, dear river, how I loved your daylong splashing, how I loved to plunge into your cold waves.” ― Boris Pasternak, Doctor Zhivago

“Forever, and forever, farewell, Cassius! If we do meet again, why, we shall smile; If not, why then this parting was well made.” ― William Shakespeare

“Goodbye, goodbye, I hate the word. Solitude has long since turned brown and withered, sitting bitter in my mouth and heavy in my veins.” ― farewell quotes by R.M. Grenon

“Goodbyes are not forever.Goodbyes are not the end.They simply mean I’ll miss you Until we meet again!” ― Author Unknown

“Goodbyes are only for those who love with their eyes. Because for those who love with heart and soul there is no such thing as separation.” ― Rumi

“Good-byes breed a sort of distaste for whomever you say good-bye to; this hurts, you feel, this must not happen again.” ― Elizabeth Bowen

“Goodbyes make you think. They make you realize what you’ve had, what you’ve lost, and what you’ve taken for granted.” ― Ritu Ghatourey

“Great is the art of beginning, but greater is the art of ending.”  ― Lazurus Long

“How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.” ― A.A. Milne (Winnie-the-Pooh)

“I been a long time leaving but I'm going to be a long time gone. ” ― farewell quotes by Willie Nelson

“I don't know how you say good-bye to whom and what you love. I don't know a painless way to do it, don't know the words to capture a heart so full and a longing so intense.” ― Laura Wiess, How It Ends

“I have to go and say farewell to all the countries that I have been to, if I can. I am 73 now, it is taxing on me.” ― Anonymous

“I leave you my portrait so that you will have my presence all the days and nights that I am away from you.”  ― farewell quotes by Frida Kahlo

“I surrender to life as it is, not as it should be.” ― Richard Carlson

“I wonder how you say goodbye to someone forever?” ― farewell quotes by Ann M. Martin

“If I had a single flower for every time I think of you, I could walk forever in my garden.” ― Claudia Adrienne Grandi

“If they came sorrowing, and wanting sympathy in a complicated trouble like the present, then they would be felt as a shadow in all these houses of intimate acquaintances, not friends” ― Elizabeth Gaskell, North and South

“If you’re brave enough to say goodbye, life will reward you with a new hello.” ― farewell quotes by Paulo Coelho

“I'll never see them again. I know that. And they know that. And knowing this, we say farewell.” ― Haruki Murakami, Kafka on the Shore

“In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.” ― Bill Cosby

“In the hope to meet Shortly again, and make our absence sweet.” ― farewell quotes by Ben Jonson

“Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death.”  ― farewell quotes by Albert Einstein

“It always is harder to be left behind than to be the one to go…” ― Brock Thoene

“It can't be any simpler: the farewell is going to be on the Champs-Elysees.” ― Lance Armstrong

“It feels right. But it's emotional. Saying goodbye to anything you've done that long is hard.” ― farewell quotes by Angela Ruggiero

“It is no longer possible to escape men. Farewell to the monsters, farewell to the saints. Farewell to pride. All that is left is men.” ― Jean Paul Sartre

“It is one thing to say that something should be done,but quite a different matter to do it.” ― Aesop

“It was a cool day and very clear. You could see a long way-but not as far as Velma had gone.” ― farewell quotes by Raymond Chandler

“It was a perfect night for a train.The occasional whistle told Louis of all the farewells he had ever known.” ― Charles Tennyson Turner

“It’s time to say goodbye, but I think goodbyes are sad and I’d much rather say hello. Hello to a new adventure.” ― Ernie Harwell

“It's a conclusion of a marvelous career of an honorable man. Everything good about college basketball is in Dick Bennett.” ― John Jay

“Knowledge of what is, does not open the door directly to what should be.” ― farewell quotes by Albert Einstein

“Laugh when you can,apologize when you should,and let go of what you can't change.Life's too short to be anything… but happy.” ― Anonymous

“Life is a great big canvas,and you should throw all the paint you can on it.”  ― farewell quotes by Danny Kaye

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