Long distance relationships are notorious for having a high degree of difficulty. On the surface, it would seem that the Internet would make it easier to cope with being away from the one you love. But while video chats and instant messages are indeed essential links to a faraway sweetheart, they’re also a painful reminder of what’s missing.
Simply put, if you’re in a long distance relationship, you can use all the support and inspiration you can get. Fortunately, you can always lean on the experiences of other people who have been in your shoes. Not only do they prove that long distance relationships can indeed work, but they’ve left many priceless words of wisdom on the subject.
So, without further ado, here’s a collection of the best long distance relationship quotes of all time. Whether you’re sad about saying goodbye (again) or just feeling lonesome, these time-tested sayings will give you and your distant love a much-needed boost.
Quotes About Long Distance Relationships
“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart..” – Helen Keller
“I don’t cry because we’ve been separated by distance, and for a matter of years. Why? Because for as long as we share the same sky and breathe the same air, we’re still together.” – Donna Lynn Hope
“Our lives were now worlds apart, separated by time, circumstance, and the unbridgeable chasm of money.” – Travis Luedke
“Absence is to love as wind is to fire; it extinguishes the small and kindles the great.” – Roger de Bussy-Rabutin
“Waiting does not bother me, nor does the distance that is cropping up between us. All I want is a true commitment and to know that your heat will never change.” – Ting Stores
“I hate the stars because I look at the same ones as you do, without you.” – Anonymous
“No matter how far you manage to go, distance will never be able to erase those beautiful memories. There is so much goodness that we shared together.” – Lucy Aims
“I have made new friends and have many new people that I know. But hey, you will always be a special part of my heart because no one has been able to replace the space you left in it.” – Stephen Lob
“Sometimes I just sit in front of the computer dreaming. I have food in front of me but no appetite to eat it. All because my heart misses you and my mind is dreaming about you.” – Sandra Toms
“Odd how much it hurts when a friend moves away – and leaves behind only silence.” – Pam Brown
“I dropped a tear in the ocean. The day you find it is the day I will stop missing you.” – Unknown
“I can bear the distance but cannot imagine a life without you. For you I will go through the distance and the heartaches. You are my one and only.” – Montana Lee
“The simple lack of her is more to me than others’ presence.” – Edward Thomas
“Missing someone gets easier everyday because even though you are one day further from the last time you saw them, you are one day closer to the next time you will.” – Unknown
“I don’t miss you and you alone – I miss you and me together.” – Unknown
“Does distance really matter? You love your favorite actor, drool for your favorite singer and await patiently for the next art from your favorite artist or writer. Why not the one you love?” – Jane Morsel
“Morning without you is dwindled dawn.” – Emily Dickinson
“If there’s a heaven out there somewhere, it’s a place where we never have to say goodbye.”– Unknown
“Your absence has not taught me how to be alone, it merely has shown that when together we cast a single shadow on the wall.” – Doug Fetherling
“We are the perfect couple, we’re just not in the perfect situation.” – Unknown
“If the only place where I could see you was in my dreams, I’d sleep forever.” – Unknown
“The heart may think it knows better: the senses know that absence blots people out.” – Elizabeth Bowen
“All the while, believe me, I prayed our night would last twice as long.” – Sappho
“The reason it hurts so much to separate is because our souls are connected.” – Unknown
“I’m not telling you it is going to be easy- I am telling you it is going to be worth it.” – Art Williams
“There are no goodbyes for us. Wherever you are, you will always be in my heart.” – Mahatma Gandhi
“The distance maybe far and wide but my heart can cover them all. The space between us is so much more but you should know that I love you so!” – Linda Roy
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