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A short absence is safest
Ovid
Absence - that common cure of love.
Lord Byron
Absence and death are the same - only that in death there is no suffering.
Theodore Roosevelt
Absence blots people out. We really have no absent friends.
Ambrose Bierce
Absence diminishes little passions and increases great ones, as wind extinguishes candles and fans a fire
Absence doth sharpen love, presence strengthens it; the one brings fuel, the other blows it till it burns clear.
William Shakespeare
Absence extinguishes small passions and increases great ones, as the wind blows out a candle, and blows in a fire.
Absence from those we love is self from self - a deadly banishment.
William Shakespeare
Absence from whom we love is worse than death, and frustrates hope severer than despair
William Cowper
Absence of occupation is not rest; a mind quite vacant is a mind distressed.
William Cowper
Absence of proof is not proof of absence.
William Cowper
Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.
Benjamin Franklin
Absence weakens mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind blows out candles and kindles fires.
Absences are a good influence in love and keep it bright and delicate.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Coolness and absence of heat and haste indicate fine qualities
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear
Mark Twain
Days of absence, sad and dreary, Clothed in sorrow's dark array, Days of absence, I am weary; She I love is far away.
William Shakespeare
Friendship, like love, is destroyed by long absence, though it may be increased by short intermissions
Samuel Johnson
How like a winter hath my absence been. From thee, the pleasure of the fleeting year! What freezings have I felt, what dark days seen, What old December's bareness everywhere!
William Shakespeare
I dote on his very absence.
William Shakespeare
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