These separation quotes bring out the true pain behind parting. Read these famous breakup/parting quotations and sayings to know more on this.

Separation Quotes

Separation is like a double-edged sword. It not only breaks your heart but also creates a void that no other person can substitute. Parting from your loved ones is never easy. Separation always leads to heartbreak, frustration and unpleasantness. All said and done, at times it becomes unbearable that two people caught in a bad relationship stick to it. In such cases, separation is inevitable. For more on breakup/parting quotations and sayings, scroll down.

To fall in love is awfully simple, but to fall out of love is simply awful.\r\

- Bess Myerson

Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.

- Stephen King

A war between Europeans is a civil war.

- Victor Hugo

To be successful you have to be selfish, or else you never achieve. And once you get to your highest level, then you have to be unselfish. Stay reachable. Stay in touch. Don't isolate.

- Michael Jordan

The most terrible poverty is loneliness and the feeling of being unloved.

- Mother Teresa

If we do not hang together, we shall surely hang separately.

- Thomas Paine

Only free men can negotiate; prisoners cannot enter into contracts. Your freedom and mine cannot be separated.

- Nelson Mandela

The word love has by no means the same sense for both sexes, and this is one cause of the serious misunderstandings that divide them.

- Simone de Beauvoir

In a separation it is the one who is not really in love who says the more tender things.

- Marcel Proust

When we separate music from life we get art.

- John Cage

Death's in the good-bye.

- Anne Sexton

I had a really good childhood up until I was nine, then a classic case of divorce really affected me.

- Kurt Cobain

If a man can beat you, walk him.

- Satchel Paige

It is very hard to separate one's self from a character. Sometimes the people closest to me have to be very understanding.

- Halle Berry

I have X'd myself from your world.

- Charles Manson

Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe.

- Edmund Burke

Divide and rule, the politician cries; unite and lead, is watchword of the wise.

- Gedichte , Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Emancipation from the bondage of the soil is no freedom for the tree.

- Rabindranath Tagore

The art of leadership... consists in consolidating the attention of the people against a single adversary and taking care that nothing will split up that attention.

- Adolf Hitler

By carrying the torch, you will be bridging cultural and social barriers, and all the boundaries that separate nation from nation.

- Carl Lewis

The Devil is like a strainer that separates the mud from the gold.

- Carlos Santana

The atmosphere of libraries, lecture rooms and laboratories is dangerous to those who shut themselves up in them too long. It separates us from reality like a fog.

- Alexis Carrel

You cry tears when a man leaves you at any age - it doesn't matter whether you are 20 or 60.

- Linda Evans

A divorce is like an amputation: you survive it, but there's less of you.

- Margaret Atwood

Separation penetrates the disappearing person like a pigment and steeps him in gentle radiance.

- Boy George

They approached us with the problem, and we fixed it. We donít see any of that as a breach of contract.

- Tim Duncan

Heat cannot be separated from fire, or beauty from The Eternal.

- Dante

Society cannot share a common communication system so long as it is split into warring factions.

- Bertolt Brecht

The places that are most likely to grow trees for carbon sequestration are places where trees aren't growing now.

- Robert Jackson

Leave the matter of religion to the family altar, the church, and the private school, supported entirely by private contributions. Keep the church and state forever separate.

- Ulysses S. Grant

I think that the good and the great are only separated by the willingness to sacrifice.

- Kareem Abdul Jabbar

There's so much history amongst ourselves that reminds us of something, and we start cracking up.

- Nikki Sixx

Exclusively of the abstract sciences, the largest and worthiest portion of our knowledge consists of aphorisms: and the greatest and best of men is but an aphorism.

- Samuel Taylor Coleridge

One thing I don't feel is separation from the crowd. I don't feel like we're speaking from a platform, I feel like we are communicating on the same level.

- Eddie Vedder

He had a style that nobody else had, and I think when you're separate from the rest, it makes you kind of special.

- Don Rickles

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

- Pam Brown

I'd always loved him, But I had to walk off from him like that, one of us had to sacrifice.

- Peta Wilson

No exile at the South Pole or on the summit of Mont Blanc separates us more effectively from others than the practice of a hidden vice.

- Marcel Proust

To fill the hour, that is happiness; to fill the hour, and leave no crevice for a repentance or an approval. 

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Within the soul of each Vietnam veteran there is probably something that says "Bad war, good soldier." Only now are Americans beginning to separate the war from the warrior.

- Max Cleland

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