Farewell quotes prove useful in saying goodbye to your dear ones. You can also use these famous quotations & sayings in farewell speech or cards.

Farewell Quotes

Meeting and parting is one of the necessary evils of life. We have to bid adieu to our loved ones at some point of time or the other, only with the hope that we will meet them again. Whenever we part with someone, who is very close to our hearts, the farewell is not easy. It really hurts to say goodbye to someone who is close to you. Here are some famous farewell quotes that will help you to make the parting moments memorable. You can use these goodbye quotations sayings in your farewell speech and add an inspirational touch to it.

Farewell all relations and friends in Christ; farewell acquaintances and all earthly enjoyments; farewell reading and preaching, praying and believing, wanderings, reproaches, and sufferings.

- Donald Cargill

Finally, brethren, farewell. Be perfect, be of good comfort, be of one mind, live in peace; and the God of love and peace shall be with you. : 2 Corinthians 13:11

- Paul

Forever, and forever, farewell, Cassius! If we do meet again, why, we shall smile; If not, why then this parting was well made.

- William Shakespeare

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

- Emily Dickinson

Love is missing someone whenever you're apart, but somehow feeling warm inside because you're close in heart.

- Kai Knudsen

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

When I mount the scaffold at last these will be my farewell words to the sheriff: Say what you will against me when I am gone, but don't forget to add, in common justice, that I was never converted to anything.

- H. L. Mencken

Don't be dismayed by 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.

- Richard Bach

The bitter word which closed all, earthly friendships, and finished every feast of love - farewell.

- Robert Pollok

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

We will put no impediment in your way and we will be at dockside bidding you a farewell as you set off into the sunset.

- Charles Lichenstein

Where you used to be, there is a hole in the world, which I find myself constantly walking around in the daytime, and falling into at night. I miss you like hell.

- Edna St. Vincent Millay

Some people come into our lives and leave footprints on our hearts and we are never ever the same.

- Flavia Weedn

Farewell the tranquil mind; farewell content! Farewell the plumed troop and the big wars That make ambition virtue!

- William Shakespeare

It is no longer possible to escape men. Farewell to the monsters, farewell to the saints. Farewell to pride. All that is left is men.

- Jean Paul Sartre

Farewell! If ever fondest prayer For other's weal availed on high, Mine will not all be lost in air But waft thy name beyond the sky.

- Lord Byron

Never say goodbye, say farewell.

- Anonymous

The return makes one love the farewell.

- Alfred De Musset

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

I leave you my portrait so that you will have my presence all the days and nights that I am away from you.

- Frida Kahlo

They say such nice things about people at their funerals that it makes me sad that I'm going to miss mine by just a few days.

- Garrison Keillor

I been a long time leaving but I'm going to be a long time gone.

- Willie Nelson

One day I promised God that if he would give me my voice back I would never smoke again. I got three octaves back after quitting.

- Mariah Carey

It can't be any simpler: the farewell is going to be on the Champs-Elysees.

- Lance Armstrong

Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.

- J. R. R. Tolkien

A man never knows how to say goodbye; a woman never knows when to say it.

- Helen Rowland

One day you retire, and you get a social life.

- Jennifer Love Hewitt

Depressions may bring people closer to the church but so do funerals.

- Clarence Darrow

One day I may be meeting you and hearing how you've changed your life by saying, 'Farewell to Fat'.

- Richard Simmons

It's a conclusion of a marvelous career of an honorable man. Everything good about college basketball is in Dick Bennett.

- John Jay

This is perhaps the Negroes' temporary farewell to the American Congress; but let me say, Phoenix-like he will rise up some day and come again.

- George H. White

Odd how much it hurts when a friend moves away- and leaves behind only silence.

- Pam Brown

While conscience is our friend, all is at peace; however once it is offended, farewell to a tranquil mind.

- Mary Montagu

A friend of mine, now retired, was then a major exec at a major bank, and one of her jobs, the last four years, was the farewell interview.

- Anonymous

Farewell, dearest friend, never to see one another any more till at the right hand of Christ.

- Anonymous

Farewell, fair cruelty.

- William Shakespeare

I have to go and say farewell to all the countries that I have been to, if I can. I am 73 now, it is taxing on me.

- Anonymous

The farewell between Hitler and Mussolini at the station was very affectionate. Both men were moved.

- Anonymous

Before I was reading science fiction, I read Hemingway. Farewell to Arms was my first adult novel that said not everything ends well. It was one of those times where reading has meant a great deal to me, in terms of my development an insight came from that book.

- Anonymous

Every day I shall put my papers in order and every day I shall say farewell. And the real farewell, when it comes, will only be a small outward confirmation of what has been accomplished within me from day to day.

- Anonymous

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