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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.

Author: Richard Bach (1936)

Profession: American Author

Let us eat and drink; for tomorrow we shall die. [Isaiah 22:13]

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

All farewells should be sudden, when forever.

Author: Lord Byron (1788-1824)

Profession: British Poet

Parting is all we know of heaven and all we need of hell.

Author: Emily Dickinson (1830-1886)

Profession: American Poet

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.

Author: John Donne (1572-1632)

Profession: British Metaphysical Poet

We only part to meet again.

Author: John Gay (1688-1732)

Profession: British Playwright, Poet

I always made an awkward bow.

Author: John Keats (1795-1821)

Profession: British Poet

Partir, c'est mourir un peu. (To leave is to die a little.)

Author: French Proverb

Profession: Sayings of French Origin

Until we meet again, may the good Lord take a liking to you.

Author: Roy Rogers (1912)

Profession: American Actor

Every parting gives a foretaste of death; every coming together again a foretaste of the resurrection.

Author: Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860)

Profession: German Philosopher

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.

Author: William Shakespeare (1564-1616)

Profession: British Poet, Playwright, Actor

Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.

Author: J. R. Tolkien (1892-1973)

Profession: British Novelist, Scholar

Never say goodbye, say farewell.

Author: Source Unknown