Absent Quotes

Greater things are believed of those who are absent.

Love reckons hours for months, and days for years; And every little absence is an age.

‘Tis said that absence conquers love; But oh believe it not! I’ve tried, alas! its power to prove, But thou art not forgot.

Absence does not make the heart grow fonder, but it sure heats up the blood.

The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.

Absence in love is like water on fire, a little quickens, but much extinguishes.

Absence makes the heart grow fonder, Isle of Beauty, fare thee well!

Achilles absent, was Achilles still.

The joy of meeting pays the pangs of absence; else who could bear it?

Absence makes the heart grow wander.