Top 40 Farewell Quotes to Help You Say Goodbye

Top 40 Farewell Quotes to Help You Say Goodbye.

Saying “Goodbye” isn’t easy, whether it’s a simple goodbye to a friend who is travelling or to a colleague leaving for a new job to parting from your partner. Sometimes finding the right words and dealing with the situation might be difficult. So, if you are not sure of what to say or do, here are some quotes to help. 

Farewell Quotes to Help You Say Goodbye

Farewell Quotes for Friends 

  • “You have been my friend. That in itself is a tremendous thing.” -E.B. White (Charlotte’s Web) 
  • “Don’t be dismayed at goodbyes. 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 
  • “How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.” -A.A. Milne (Winnie-the-Pooh) 
  • “Never say goodbye because goodbye means going away and going away means forgetting.” -J.M. Barrie (Peter Pan) 
  • “Goodbyes are not forever, are not the end; it simply means I’ll miss you until we meet again.” -Unknown 
  • “So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.” -Helen Keller 
  • “Yesterday brought the beginning, tomorrow brings the end, though somewhere in the middle we became the best of friends.” -Unknown 
  • “Good friends never say goodbye. They simply say “See you soon.” -Unknown 
  • “Though miles may lie between us, we are never far apart, for friendship doesn’t count miles, it’s measured by the heart.” -Unknown 
  • “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 

Farewell Quotes to Help You Say Goodbye

Farewell Quotes for Coworkers 

  • “Great is the art of beginning, but greater is the art of ending.” -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 
  • “They must often change, who would be constant in happiness or wisdom.” -Confucius 
  • “Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment, full effort is full victory.” -Mahatma Gandhi 
  • “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 
  • “True friends don’t say good-bye, they just take extended leaves of absences from each other.” -Unknown 
  • “Life is a journey, not a destination.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson 
  • “Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.” -Garrison Keillor 
  • “Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end.” -Semisonic 
  • “This is the beginning of anything you want.” -Unknown 
  • “Farewell! God knows when we shall meet again.” -William Shakespeare 

Farewell Quotes to Help You Say Goodbye

Farewell Quotes for Family 

  • “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 
  • “If you’re brave enough to say goodbye, life will reward you with a new hello.” -Paulo Coelho 
  • “All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind us is a part of ourselves; we must die to one life before we can enter another.” -Anatole France 
  • “Goodbyes make you think. They make you realize what you’ve had, what you’ve lost, and what you’ve taken for granted.” -Ritu Ghatourey 
  • “It’s sad, but sometimes moving on with the rest of your life, starts with goodbye.” -Carrie Underwood 
  • “I can’t remember all the times I told myself to hold on to these moments as they pass.” -Counting Crows 
  • “It’s not the days in life we remember, rather the moments.” -Walt Disney 
  • “Our memories of yesterday will last a lifetime. We’ll take the best, forget the rest, and someday will find that these are the best of times.” -Styx 
  • “Some people come into our lives and quickly go. Some stay for a while, leave footprints on our hearts, and we are never, ever the same.” -Flavia Weedn 
  • “The magic thing about home is that it feels good to leave, and it feels even better to come back.” -Wendy Wunder 

Farewell Quotes to Help You Say Goodbye

Farewell Quotes for Someone You Love 

  • “The two hardest things to say in life is hello for the first time and goodbye for the last.” -Moira Rogers 
  • “A man never knows how to say goodbye; a woman never knows when to say it.” -Helen Rowland 
  • “It takes a minute to say hello and forever to say goodbye.” -Unknown 
  • “Saying goodbye doesn’t mean anything. It’s the time we spent together that matters, not how we left it.” -Trey Parker 
  • “I hate the feeling when you have to say goodbye to someone you want to spend every minute with.” -Unknown 
  • “Goodbye is the hardest thing to say to someone who means the world to you, especially when goodbye isn’t what you want.” -Unknown 
  • “Moving on is a simple thing, what it leaves behind is hard.” -Dave Mustaine 
  • “Only in the agony of parting do we look into the depths of love.” -George Eliot 
  • “The reason it hurts so much to separate is because our souls are connected.” -Nicholas Sparks (The Notebook) 
  • “When I had to say goodbye to you, my love, it was like saying goodbye to my life.” -Unknown 

Goodbyes are definitely not easy, but these quotes will help you deal with it.

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