Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation. - Kahlil Gibran

If I am pressed to say why I loved him, I feel it can only be explained by replying: "Because it was he; because it was me." - Montaigne

Sometimes, when one person is missing, the whole world seems depopulated. - Lamartine

The reason it hurts so much to separate is because our souls are connected. - Author Unknown

I dropped a tear in the ocean. The day you find it is the day I will stop missing you. - Author Unknown

We only part to meet again. - John Gay

Ever absent, ever near;
Still I see thee, still I hear;
Yet I cannot reach thee, dear! - Francis Kazinczy

When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight. - Kahlil Gibran

To live in hearts we leave behind, is not to die. - Thomas Campbell

The world is round and the place which may seem the end may also be the beginning. - Ivy Baker Priest

No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see the possibilities - always see them, for they're always there. - Norman Vincent Peale

The shock of loss hits like a physical blow. Breathless and blinded, you lose all contact with the life you lived till now - the ordinary life that seems untouchable. Hold fast. However impossible it seems that happiness and certainty will return - they will, they will... - Pam Brown

You cannot control the length of you life, but you can control its breadth, depth, and height.

Take each good day and relish each moment. Take each bad day and work to make it good. - Lisa Dado

A clay pot sitting in the sun will always be a clay pot. It has to go through the white heat of the furnace to become porcelain. - Mildred Wite Stouven

The deeper that sorrow carves into your being the more joy you can contain. Is not the cup that holds your wine the very cup that was burned in the potter's oven? - Kahil Gibran

It's so curious: one can resist tears and 'behave' very well in the hardest hours of grief. But then someone makes you a friendly sign behind a window, or one notices that a flower that was in bud only yesterday has suddenly blossomed, or a letter slips from a drawer... and everything collapses. - Colette

Life is eternal, and love is immortal, and death is only a horizon; and a horizon is nothing save the limit of our sight. - Rossiter Worthington Raymond

Perhaps they are not the stars, but rather openings in Heaven where the love of our lost ones pours through and shines down upon us to let us know they are happy. - Author Unknown

The pain passes, but the beauty remains. - Pierre Auguste Renoir

The deep pain that is felt at the death of every friendly soul arises from the feeling that there is in every individual something which is inexpressible, peculiar to him alone, and is, therefore, absolutely and irretrievably lost. - Arthur Schopenhauer

There are things that we don't want to happen but have to accept, things we don't want to know but have to learn, and people we can't live without but have to let go. - Author Unknown

The sorrow which has no vent in tears may make other organs weep. - Henry Maudsley

As long as I can I will look at this world for both of us. As long as I can I will laugh with the birds, I will sing with the flowers, I will pray to the stars, for both of us. - Sascha

What would you do if the only person who could make you stop crying is the person who makes you cry?

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

If I had a single flower for every time I think about you, I could walk forever in my garden. - Attributed to Claudia Ghandi

Within you I lose myself...
Without you I find myself
Wanting to be lost again. - Author Unknown

When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us. - Helen Keller

Keep a green tree in your heart and perhaps a singing bird will come. - Chinese Proverb

When we are flat on our backs there is no way to look but up. - Roger W. Babson

There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle. - Albert Einstein

A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words. - Author Unknown

What is success?
To laugh often and much;
To win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children;
To earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends;
To appreciate beauty;
To find the best in others;
To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch, or a redeemed social condition;
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived;
This is to have succeeded. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration. - D.H. Lawrence

When two souls have finally found each other, there is established between them a union which begins on earth and continues forever in heaven. - Victor Hugo

Amongst those whom I like or admire, I can find no common denominator, but among those I love, I can: all of them make me laugh. - W.H. Auden

You know when you have found your prince because you not only have a smile on your face but in your heart as well. - Author Unknown

Soul-mates are people who bring out the best in you. They are not perfect but are always perfect for you. - Author Unknown

Trip over love, you can get up. Fall in love and you fall forever. - Author Unknown

The best way to secure future happiness is to be as happy as is rightfully possible today. - Charles W. Eliot

One person can make a difference and every person should try. - John F. Kennedy

The glory is not in never failing, but in rising every time you fall. - Chinese Proverb

May you never miss a rainbow or a sunset because you are looking down.

Everything has its beauty but not everyone sees it. - Confucius

Stress is an ignorant state. It believes that everything is an emergency. Nothing is that important. - Natalie Goldberg

If a man insisted always on being serious, and never allowed himself a bit of fun or relaxation, he would go mad or become unstable without knowing it. - Herodotus

The time to relax is when you don't have time for it. - Sydney J. Harris

You're never a loser until you quit trying. - Mike Ditka

The most wasted of all days is that on which one has not laughed. - Nicolas Chamfort

Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature's peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy, while cares will drop off like autumn leaves. - John Muir

If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy, if a blade of grass springing up in the fields has power to move you, if the simple things of nature have a message that you understand, rejoice, for your soul is alive. - Eleonora Duse

When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on. - Franklin D. Roosevelt.

Be grateful for what you have, not regretful for what you haven't.

Your living is determined not so much by what life brings to you as by the attitude you bring to life. - John Homer Miller

Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid of standing still. - Chinese Proverb

Do not follow where the path may lead. Go, instead, where there is no path and leave a trail. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyse you; they're supposed to help you discover who you are. - Bernice Johnson Reagon

Life is a pure flame, and we live by an invisible sun within us. - Sir Thomas Browne

Life is not measured by the breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.

Life isn't a matter of milestones, but of moments. - Rose Kennedy