Apart Quotes

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Stephanie Laurens
“Just because I'm not forever by your side doesn't mean that's not precisely where I want to be.”
Stephanie Laurens, A Rogue's Proposal

Michael Bassey Johnson
“It is better to lock up your heart with a merciless padlock, than to fall in love with someone who doesn't know what they mean to you.”
Michael Bassey Johnson, The Infinity Sign

Amy Garvey
“I am the kid who sticks her finger in the light socket. I am the person who doesn't check the expiration date on the milk. I am the idiot who has never looked before she leaped. I am the girl who is falling apart, right now.”
Amy Garvey, Cold Kiss

“Without you everything falls apart. Without you it's not as much fun to pick up the pieces.”
Nine Inch Nails

Karen Quan
“I have always wanted to give you the world, so I started giving you pieces of the oceans that kept us apart.”
Karen Quan, Write like no one is reading

“But I know this. We're ready to move forward again in our way. Together or apart, no matter how far apart, we live in one another. We go on together.”
Ann Brashares, Sisterhood Everlasting

Michael Bassey Johnson
“There should be a little gap between you and your friends, though you'll miss their companionship and you'll also miss their disrespect.”
Michael Bassey Johnson

Kamand Kojouri
“Here's another poem,
like all others before and after,
dedicated to you.
There isn't anything left to be said
but I will spend my life
trying to put you into words.
You who is every goodness,
every optimism
and hope.
Your love is a better fate for me
than anything I could wish for.
If you are a part of me,
then you’re the best part.
And if you're separate from me,
then you are my destination.
But I’ve become a weary traveller,
so please,
let us never be apart.”
Kamand Kojouri

“Do not write. I am sad, and want my light put out.
Summers in your absence are as dark as a room.
I have closed my arms again. They must do without.
To knock at my heart is like knocking at a tomb.
Do not write!

Do not write. Let us learn to die, as best we may.
Did I love you? Ask God. Ask yourself. Do you know?
To hear that you love me, when you are far away,
Is like hearing from heaven and never to go.
Do not write!

Do not write. I fear you. I fear to remember,
For memory holds the voice I have often heard.
To the one who cannot drink, do not show water,
The beloved one's picture in the handwritten word.
Do not write!

Do not write those gentle words that I dare not see,
It seems that your voice is spreading them on my heart,
Across your smile, on fire, they appear to me,
It seems that a kiss is printing them on my heart.
Do not write!”
Louis Simpson

Sarah Waters
“It was only later that I wondered about it and tried to look back. But by then I could only see that there was once a time when we had walked apart; and then a time when we walked together.”
Sarah Waters, Fingersmith

Prem Jagyasi
“If someone or something is not affecting our lives positively, the best way to deal with it is to grow apart from it.”
Dr Prem Jagyasi

“It's funny how "a part" and "apart" are complete opposites, yet only differ by a little space.”
Wade Rouse, I'm Not the Biggest Bitch in This Relationship: Hilarious, Heartwarming Tales about Man's Best Friend from America's Favorite Humorists

Iris Murdoch
“I've felt as if I didn't exist, as if I were invisible, miles away from the world, miles away. You can't imagine how much alone I've been all my life.”
Iris Murdoch, The Sea, The Sea

Larry McMurtry
“He liked to get off by himself, a mile or so from camp, and listen to the country, not the men.”
Larry McMurtry, Lonesome Dove

Ana Claudia Antunes
“If you want to heal a broken heart,
Be smart! That's all an ancient art.
Start by loving the very small parts
That were left there shattered apart.”
Ana Claudia Antunes, Pierrot & Columbine

“There is a part of me
that lives in a part of you,
so we are never apart.”
Timothy Joshua Chia

Anupama Garg
“Everything in our life is a probability apart from two facts – Birth and Death”
Anupama Garg, The Tantric Curse

Roseanna M. White
“This war was destroying her entire generation. Those it hadn't wiped out entirely it was trying to take apart piece by piece. And what could she do? Try to stitch the physical gashes back together, but that was only a stopgap.”
Roseanna M. White, On Wings of Devotion

Nitya Prakash
“I grew apart from a lot of people. No hate, we just don't relate anymore.”
Nitya Prakash

“My heart will never stop beating so that our love is never separated.”
Anthony T. Hincks.

Zoraida Córdova
“The Force does move us together and apart as it needs to.”
Zoraida Córdova, A Crash of Fate

Elizabeth Berg
“Nothing will brings lovers closer together than people trying to keep them apart.”
Elizabeth Berg, The Dream Lover: A Novel of George Sand

Elizabeth Berg
“Nothing will bring lovers closer together than people trying to keep them apart.”
Elizabeth Berg, The Dream Lover: A Novel of George Sand

Sandra Newman
“It was as if they had never been apart.”
Sandra Newman, The Heavens

Nitya Prakash
“Sometimes you are planted apart to see how you will grow together.”
Nitya Prakash

“Oh, Robb, I love you too. You know that. I try to share with you. I want to share what I read, what it was like. But I can't. We're cut off. I can't make you understand. I'm here and you're there and we can touch and make love and talk, but we're still apart. You see? You see? I'm alone.”
George R.R. Martin, A Song for Lya

“Only a very foolish person would think that specialized knowledge is important in everything apart from agriculture and farming”
Sunday Adelaja

Catherine Lacey
“That boy never seemed to smile and he wore long sleeves year-round, and I was not so different from him—we were both unable to get near the real life in life.”
Catherine Lacey, Nobody Is Ever Missing

Ludwig Feuerbach
“Nature is precisely what separates man from God … [R]eligion believes that one day this wall of separation will fall away. One day there will be no Nature, no matter, no body, at least none such as to separate man from God: then there will be only God[.]”
Ludwig Feuerbach, The Essence of Christianity

Victoria Sobolev

I noticed a long time ago that my mouth, my lips, and anything I may do with them excites him. I know that when we have coffee and croissants together, I can’t lick my lips otherwise Alex will drag me straight to bed, no matter when the last time was. But more important than anything is that I want him – constantly, desperately – and I cannot bear the time we are apart.


Victoria Sobolev, Monogamy Book One. Lover
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