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 writer.
Parting is all we know of heaven and all we need of hell.
Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) American poet.
All farewells should be sudden, when forever.
Lord Byron (1788-1824) British poet.
We only part to meet again.
John Gay (1685-1732) English poet and dramatist.
I always made an awkward bow.
John Keats (1795-1821) British poet.
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 and playwright.
Never say goodbye, say farewell.
Every parting gives a foretaste of death; every coming together again a foretaste of the resurrection.
Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860) German philosopher.
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) English poet.