Only in the agony of parting do we look into the depths of love. – George Eliot
Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit. – Khalil Gibran
Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation. – Khalil Gibran
When we lose one we love, our bitterest tears are called forth by the memory of hours when we loved not enough. – Maurice Maeterlinck
It is better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all. – Alfred Lord Tennyson
I’ve learned that you should always leave loved ones with loving words. It may be the last time you see them. – Anonymous
A divorce is like an amputation: you survive it, but there’s less of you. – Margaret Atwood
Parting is such sweet sorrow. – William Shakespeare
Love begins with a smile, grows with a kiss, and ends with a teardrop. – Anonymous
If I hadn’t met you, I wouldn’t like you.
If I didn’t like you, I wouldn’t love you.
If I didn’t love you, I wouldn’t miss you.
But I did, I do, and I will. – Anonymous
You know you love someone when you know you want them to be happy, even if their happiness means that you are not a part of it. – Anonymous
Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart. – Washington Irving
The way to love anything is to realize that it may be lost. – Gilbert K. Chesterton
It is never good dwelling on good-byes … it is not the being together that it prolongs, it is the parting. – Elizabeth Bibesco
It is far better to be alone, than to be in bad company. – George Washington