65 Saying Goodbye Quotes On Success In Life

These saying goodbye quotes will inspire you. Saying goodbye, literally, to say “goodbye” to someone when parting.

A collection of motivating, happy, and encouraging saying goodbye quotes, saying goodbye sayings, and saying goodbye proverbs.

Best Saying Goodbye Quotes

  1. “The reason it hurts so much to separate is because our souls are connected. Maybe they always have been and will be. Maybe we’ve lived a thousand lives before this one and in each of them we’ve found each other. And maybe each time, we’ve been forced apart for the same reasons. That means that this goodbye is both a goodbye for the past ten thousand years and a prelude to what will come.” ~ Nicholas Sparks
  2. “If you’re brave enough to say goodbye, life will reward you with a new hello.” ~ Paulo Coelho
  3. “Saying goodbye doesn’t mean anything. It’s the time we spent together that matters, not how we left it.” ~ Trey Parker
  4. “A man never knows how to say goodbye; a woman never knows when to say it.” ~ Helen Rowland

  5. “Remember me and smile, for it’s better to forget than to remember me and cry.” ~ Dr. Seuss
  6. “I’ve never forgotten him. Dare I say I miss him? I do. I miss him. I still see him in my dreams. They are nightmares mostly, but nightmares tinged with love. Such is the strangeness of the human heart. I still cannot understand how he could abandon me so unceremoniously, without any sort of goodbye, without looking back even once. The pain is like an axe that chops my heart.” ~ Yann Martel , Saying goodbye quotes love
  7. “And the relationships that happen become so intense, deep, involved and complex and really hard to say goodbye to. The hardest part of the show is saying goodbye when it’s all done. It really breaks you.” ~ Genevieve Gorder
  8. “Happy trails to you, until we meet again.” ~ Dale Evans

  9. “I really don’t want to say goodbye to any of you people.” ~ Christa McAuliffe
  10. “That bitter word, which closed all earthly friendships and finished every feast of love farewell!” ~ Robert Pollok
  11. “Say goodbye to the oldies, but goodies, because the good old days weren’t always good and tomorrow ain’t as bad as it seems” ~ Billy Joel
  12. “And ever has it been known that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.” ~ Khalil Gibran

  13. “Can miles truly separate you from friends… If you want to be with someone you love, aren’t you already there?” ~ Richard Bach
  14. “The story of life is quicker then the blink of an eye, the story of love is hello, goodbye.” ~ Jimi Hendrix
  15. “Good-byes breed a sort of distaste for whomever you say good-bye to; this hurts, you feel, this must not happen again.” ~ Elizabeth Bowen
  16. “But fate ordains that dearest friends must part.” ~ Edward Young

  17. “The return makes one love the farewell.” ~ Alfred de Musset
  18. “Nothing makes the earth seem so spacious as to have friends at a distance; they make the latitudes and longitudes.” ~ Henry David Thoreau
  19. “The world is round and the place which may seem like the end may also be only the beginning.” ~ Rebecca West
  20. “I wanted a perfect ending. Now I’ve learned, the hard way, that some poems don’t rhyme, and some stories don’t have a clear beginning, middle and end.” ~ Gilda Radner

  21. “Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.” ~ Garrison Keillor
  22. “Every parting is a form of death, as every reunion is a type of heaven.” ~ Tryon Edwards
  23. “No distance of place or lapse of time can lessen the friendship of those who are thoroughly persuaded of each other’s worth.” ~ Robert Southey
  24. “Never part without loving words to think of during your absence. It may be that you will not meet again in this life.” ~ Jean Paul

  25. “Life is about not knowing, having to change, taking the moment and making the best of it, without knowing what’s going to happen next.” ~ Gilda Radner
  26. “Sleep tight, ya morons!” ~ J. D. Salinger
  27. “You endure what is unbearable, and you bear it. That is all.” ~ Cassandra Clare
  28. “Unless one says goodbye to what one loves, and unless one travels to completely new territories, one can expect merely a long wearing away of oneself and an eventual extinction.” ~ Jean Dubuffet

  29. “Absence from whom we love is worse than death, and frustrates hope severer than despair.” ~ William Cowper , Saying goodbye quotes death
  30. “It’s time to say goodbye, but I think goodbyes are sad and I’d much rather say hello. Hello to a new adventure.” ~ Ernie Harwell
  31. “I hope no one who reads this book has been quite as miserable as Susan and Lucy were that night; but if you have been – if you’ve been up all night and cried till you have no more tears left in you – you will know that there comes in the end a sort of quietness. You feel as if nothing is ever going to happen again.” ~ C. S. Lewis
  32. “The hardest part of the show is saying goodbye when it’s all done. It really breaks you.” ~ Genevieve Gorder

  33. “Go to sleep now and rest. Our job is done. You kept your promise, and I kept mine.” ~ Maggie Osborne
  34. “Never say goodbye because goodbye means going away and going away means forgetting.” ~ James M. Barrie
  35. “In the hope to meet
    Shortly again, and make our absence sweet.” ~ Ben Jonson
  36. “Here lies my past, Goodbye I have kissed it; Thank you kids, I wouldn’t have missed it.” ~ Ogden Nash

  37. “I don’t know when we’ll see each other again or what the world will be like when we do. We may both have seen many horrible things. But I will think of you every time I need to be reminded that there is beauty and goodness in the world.” ~ Arthur Golden
  38. “Good bye, proud world! I’m going home; Thou art not my friend, and I’m not thine” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  39. “Adieu! I have too grieved a heart to take a tedious leave.” ~ William Shakespeare
  40. “The song is ended, but the melody lingers on.” ~ Irving Berlin

  41. “There are lines upon my face from a lifetime of smiles” ~ Joshua Kadison
  42. “Gone – flitted away, Taken the stars from the night and the sun From the day! Gone, and a cloud in my heart.” ~ Alfred Lord Tennyson
  43. “Not to understand a treasure’s worth till time has stole away the slighted good, is cause of half the poverty we feel, and makes the world the wilderness it is.” ~ William Cowper
  44. “So sweetly she bade me adieu, I thought that she bade me return.” ~ William Shenstone

  45. “Distance of Time and Place do really cure what they seem to aggravate; and taking Leave of our Friends resembles taking Leave of the World, concerning which it hath been often said, that it is not Death but Dying which is terrible.” ~ Henry Fielding , Saying goodbye quotes friends
  46. “As contraries are known by contraries, so is the delight of presence best known by the torments of absence.” ~ Alcibiades
  47. “It hath been often said, that it is not death, but dying, which is terrible.” ~ Henry Fielding
  48. “Love reckons hours for months, and days for years; and every little absence is an age.” ~ John Dryden

  49. “One kind kiss before we part,
    Drop a tear and bid adieu;
    Though we sever, my fond heart
    Till we meet shall pant for you.” ~ Robert Dodsley
  50. “Do you think, because I am poor, obscure, plain and little, I am soulless and heartless? You think wrong! – I have as much soul as you, – and full as much heart! And if God had gifted me with some beauty and much wealth, I should have made it as hard for you to leave me, as it is now for me to leave you!” ~ Charlotte Bronte
  51. “I’ve got seven kids. The three words you hear most around my house are ‘hello,’ ‘goodbye,’ and ‘I’m pregnant.'” ~ Dean Martin
  52. “Could we see when and where we are to meet again, we would be more tender when we bid our friends goodbye.” ~ Ouida

  53. “The loss of a friend is like that of a limb; time may heal the anguish of the wound, but the loss cannot be repaired.” ~ Robert Southey
  54. “Sweet is the memory of distant friends! Like the mellow rays of the departing sun, it falls tenderly, yet sadly, on the heart.” ~ Washington Irving
  55. “You and I will meet again, When we’re least expecting it, One day in some far off place, I will recognize your face, I won’t say goodbye my friend, For you and I will meet again.” ~ Tom Petty
  56. “To say goodbye is to die a little.” ~ Raymond Chandler

  57. “How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.” ~ A. A. Milne
  58. “Where you used to be, there is a hole in the world, which I find myself constantly walking around in the daytime, and falling in at night. I miss you like hell.” ~ Edna St. Vincent Millay
  59. “I do not say goodbye. I believe that’s one of the bullshitiest words ever invented. It’s not like you’re given the choice to say bad-bye, or awful-bye, or couldn’t-care-less-about-you-bye. Everytime you leave, it’s supposed to be a good one.” ~ John Green
  60. “Promise to give me a kiss on my brow when I am dead.–I shall feel it.” ~ Victor Hugo

  61. “A death from a long illness is very different from a sudden death. It gives you time to say goodbye and time to adjust to the idea that the beloved will not be with you anymore.” ~ Meghan O’Rourke
  62. “There’s never a right time to say goodbye. But I gotta make the first move ’cause if I don’t you’re gonna start hating me.” ~ Chris Brown
  63. “There’s never a right time to say goodbye.” ~ Chris Brown

  64. “I was trying to feel some kind of good-bye. I mean I’ve left schools and places I didn’t even know I was leaving them. I hate that. I don’t care if it’s a sad good-bye or a bad good-bye, but when I leave a place I like to know I’m leaving it. If you don’t you feel even worse.” ~ J. D. Salinger
  65. “I make it easier for people to leave by making them hate me a little.” ~ Cecelia Ahern

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