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QUOTES AND APHORISMS ON FAREWELLS
Don't be dismayed at good-byes. 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 (1936-, American author)
All farewells should be sudden, when forever.
Lord Byron (1788-1824, British poet)
Parting is all we know of heaven and all we need of hell.
Emily Dickinson (1830-1886, American poet)
When I died last, and, Dear, I die as often as from thee I go though it be but an hour ago and lovers hours be full eternity.
John Donne (1572-1632, British metaphysical poet)
We only part to meet again.
John Gay (1688-1732, British playwright, poet)
I always made an awkward bow.
John Keats (1795-1821, British poet)
Partir, c'est mourir un peu. (To leave is to die a little.)
French Proverb (Sayings of French origin)
Until we meet again, may the good Lord take a liking to you.
Roy Rogers (1912-1998, American actor)
Every parting gives a foretaste of death; every coming together again a foretaste of the resurrection.
Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860, German philosopher)
Come, let's have one other gaudy night. Call to me. All my sad captains. Fill our bowls once more. Let's mock the midnight bell.
William Shakespeare (1564-1616, British poet, playwright, actor)
Let us eat and drink; for tomorrow we shall die.
The Holy Bible (Sacred scriptures of Christians and Judaism)
Source: Isaiah 22:13
Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.
J. R.R. Tolkien (1892-1973, British novelist, scholar)
Never say goodbye, say farewell.
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