Life is full of goodbyes. People move, relationships end, we change jobs, we leave to live somewhere else and, finally, we leave this world. No wonder, then, that people look for ways to say goodbye over the years.
Here you can find the best farewell phrases of all time. Use these powerful quotes to finish a farewell letter or just read them and realize the fact that many other people have been in their shoes.
Famous farewell quotes
Every farewell is always accompanied by a new starting point.
Farewells 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.
No matter the distance between us, because love unites us.
I never say goodbye, because goodbye means leaving and leaving means forgetting. J. M. Barrie
Great is the art of beginning, but greater is the art of ending. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The two most difficult things to say in life are "hello" for the first time and "goodbye" in the last. Moira rogers
No distance is able to separate our feelings.
Destiny unites and separates. However, no force is large enough to make us forget that, for some reason, once something made us happy.
Never let a memory be stronger than a dream.
The world is round and what may seem the end may also be the beginning.
The most difficult is not the first kiss, but the last. Paul Géraldy
This is not goodbye, this is a thank you. Nicholas Sparks (Message in a bottle)
If one day we can't be together, keep me in your heart. I will be there forever.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
We start together here and now we go the same way. The funny thing is that we never appreciate what we had yesterday, it even leaves now.
The hardest part of loving someone is saying goodbye.
What we call the beginning is often the end. And an end is often a beginning. The end is where we start.
I feel very fortunate to meet someone who is so hard for me to say goodbye.
A million words will not make you come back. I know because I tried. I shed a million tears. I know why I cried.
The worst farewells are those that were not said.
The reason why it hurts so much to separate myself from you is because our souls are connected.
If you are brave enough to say goodbye, life rewards you with a new hello. Paulo Coelho
While the memory of certain dear friends lives in my heart, I will say that life is good.
Farewells are not forever. Farewells are not the end. They just want to say "I'll miss you until we meet again."
I don't know from where, where, or when you will return ... I know only that I will be waiting for you. José Angel Buesa
It is not a "goodbye", it is a "see you later".
I say goodbye to you for a lifetime, but I will keep thinking about you all my life. José Ángel Buesa
Our memories of yesterday will last a lifetime. We will take the best, forget the rest, and one day we will discover that these were the best times.
Saying goodbye means nothing. It is the time we spend together that matters. Trey Parker
Man's feelings are always purer and brighter at farewells.
I cannot say goodbye to whom I have come to love so much, the memories we have built will last a lifetime, and I will never say goodbye.
Who invented distance never suffered the pain of longing. Francois de La Rochefoucauld
If it's hard to say goodbye, say it was worth it.
Maybe part of loving is learning to let go.
He who is accustomed to travel knows that it is always necessary to leave one day. Paulo Coelho
Sometimes in life there is not enough time to say all the things we have to say, when all we can say is goodbye.
Only what is lost is acquired forever. Henrik Ibsen
Starting is a time of sadness, in which hearts prepare to live a longing.
Life's a journey not a destination. Ralph Waldo Emerson
There are no goodbyes between us. Wherever you are, I will take you in my heart. Gandhi
It's time to say goodbye, but I think goodbyes are sad and I would rather say hello. Hello to a new adventure.
With each farewell I die inside. In every reunion, I feel like I'm in heaven. Tryon Edwards
Although there may be kilometers between us, we are never separated, friendship is not counted in meters, it is measured by the heart.
They said goodbye and bye bye was already welcome. Mario Benedetti
It is not a goodbye to say goodbye, is to support and wish successes to the new trip that has just begun.
If we meet again, I hope it is in a better world.
Each farewell is a meeting that remains for later. Isabella Gonçalves
It is not a sad farewell. We will meet again.
Only in the agony of separation is when we look in the depths of love. George Eliot
The hands that say goodbye are birds that die slowly. Mario Quintana
There is always a time to go even if there is no place to go. Tennessee Williams
Life has taught me to say goodbye to the people I love, without taking them out of my heart. Charlie Chaplin
The worst of farewells is the uncertainty of the return.
All changes, even the most desired, have their melancholy; because what we leave behind us is a part of ourselves; We must die to one life before we can enter another. Anatole France
How lucky I am to say goodbye to something so difficult for me.
Remember me and smile, since it is better to forget to remember and cry. Dr. Seuss
It is difficult to bear the pain of separation, especially when the game is never to return.
It's always harder to be left behind than to be the one who leaves. Brock Thoene
Death is nothing more than an unexpected goodbye over which we have no power to challenge or avoid.
I say goodbye for a lifetime, even if my whole life keeps thinking about you.
This goodbye does not make up a see you later, this never does not hide an eyelet, this ash does not play with fire, this blind does not look back.