Absent Quotes

A short absence is safest.

“Absence makes the heart grow fonder” is a lot of crap. Absence makes them think you’re dead.

Is not absence death to those who love?

As a matter of principle, I never attend the first annual anything.

Among absent lovers, ardor always fares better.

Absence – that common cure of love.

The absent are like children, helpless to defend themselves.

It takes time for the absent to assume their true shape in our thoughts. After death they take on a firmer outline and then cease to change.

Failing to be there when a man wants her is a woman’s greatest sin, except to be there when he doesn’t want her.

Absence is to love what wind is to a fire; it puts out the little, it kindles the great.