15 Quotes about Saying Goodbye to a Friend
Friendship: a relationship without which life would be such boring. Friends are the different shades that make the painting of life come alive. From the first meeting every moment is filled of extreme joy and that’s why when there such a situation of going away arrives due to various reasons then it pains a lot. Eyes moisten up and that beautiful painting turns lifeless. Although we would wish that we would never face such moments but destiny plays its own game. [ Read: 10 Best Quotes on Friendship ]
Here are some quotes which are all about saying goodbye to a friend.
“How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.”- Carol Sobieski and Thomas Meehan, Annie
The more special a person, the more difficult it is to bid goodbye. That hour of separation is the worst nightmare that one can ever imagine about. And the ultimate truth that cannot be denied is the fact that it hurts a lot.
“But fate ordains that dearest friends must part.”- Edward Young
Nothing remains forever in this world expect the sweet memories associated with a person. no matter how much we pray, no matter how tightly we hold someone close to our hearts, everybody is meant to leave, someday or the other. [ Read: Difference Between Love And Friendship ]
“Every parting is a form of death, as every reunion is a type of heaven.”- Tryon Edwards
Very true isn’t it? Each time we meet our friend we literally reach at cloud nine but as soon as the time comes to bid goodbye, it becomes extremely painful. Wish we could build up such a time machine that would freeze up the time!
“There are no goodbyes for us. Wherever you are, you will always be in my heart.”- Mahatma Gandhi
It is always better to have a positive approach to situations that would affect us emotionally. Why to worry about bidding goodbye to someone who is supposed to stay in our heart forever. [ Read: 50 Romantic Birthday Text Messages For Your Boyfriend ]
“I hate when things are over because so much is left undone.”- Deep Blue Something
Yes, it is never sufficient. No matter how much time we spend together, it would always seem to be not enough. We would always expect something more in the next meet and that’s why we are so eager and wait excitedly for the next meeting. Friendship is such a lovely thing. Agreed?
“This is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning.”- Winston Churchill
This quote has got a very deep meaning. Have you ever felt that the moment we start to be away from someone, our heart suddenly starts to become fonder of the person? The distance, the separation, everything is so painful. [ Read: 7 Romantic Ways To Say Good Morning To Your Boyfriend Or Girlfriend ]
“ Never shall I forget the days I spent with you. Continue to be my friend, as you will always find me yours.”- Ludwig Von Beethoven
It is the only desire that dwells in our heart and mind. It is sure that the memories that we had send together would remain fresh and pleasurable always. The beauty of it would always keep us smiling, no matter how far we go, the emotions would always remain the same.
“Our memories of yesterday will last a lifetime. We’ll take the best,forget the rest, and someday will find that these are the best of times.”- Styx
Hence it is always advisable to extract out the best things out of of life. There should never be any regret and there should be no such single moment that would get wasted. Before saying goodbye lets create some memories worth remembering. [ Read: Here are 8 ways to inspire unmotivated friends and family members ]
“Never say goodbye because goodbye means going away and going away means forgetting.”- J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan
‘Goodbyes’ always makes us emotional. For the word itself makes us think that as we are going to be out of sight so it is very possible that the other person would keep us out of their minds. But it is not so if the bond of friendship is strong.
“The story of life is quicker than the wink of an eye, the story of love is hello and goodbye…until we meet again.”- Jimi Hendrix
Life is very short if we start to enjoy the best things that it has to offer. Years would pass quickly right in front of our eyes and very soon we would be wishing each other goodbye. Hence, the moment we say ‘hello’, brace up to see time fly and soon get ready to say ‘goodbye’. [ Read: 10 Ways to Turn a Conversation into a Potential Friendship ]
“Good bye may seem forever. Farewell is like the end, but in my heart is the memory and there you will always be.”- Walt Disney Company
For you are would always be on my mind and heart. The space that you are assigned to would never be shared and it would be reserved for you my friend today and tomorrow. Even if you go away, your memories would still be with me.
“But all the love in the world wont save a sinking ship. You have to either bail or jump overboard.”- Sarah Dessen, What happened to Goodbye
Lord Buddha has also said that in order to cross the sea of life, you need to have the courage to jump out of the boat. It is true that we are deeply attached to our near and dear ones, but one day we have to be strong and let things go. [ Read: 17 Reasons why best friends mean the world ]
“Here is to the nights we felt alive, here is to the tears you knew you’d cry, here is to good bye, tomorrow is going to come too soon.”- Eve 6
Don’t cry over the fact that we are going away from our close one. Be courageous and speak out goodbye happily as we are going to meet them soon. The moment we go away, the countdown to meet again starts.
“The last day is way shorter than counting to ten.”- Leena Ahmad Almashat, Harmony Letters
it simply flies away right in front of our eyes. This is the universal truth and you cannot deny that. How easily everything comes to an end. How amazingly life converges into a single point. How quickly we again become alone! [ Read: 5 Reasons never to eye your partner’s best friend ]
“Why does it take a minute to say hello and forever to say goodbye?”- Unknown
It is very easy to come close but it is very tough to go away from each other saying goodbye. Also the closer a person is, the more difficult it gets to part ways. Life indeed shows us such tough times!
We hope that you liked the above quotes and agreed to the point that it is really tough to say that word, ‘goodbye’. Would you like to dedicate any of the above the quotes to the person you miss the most? do comment below.