Saying goodbye is a struggle for a lot of people especially when someone you care about is leaving unexpectedly. A change of job, new schools, college, marriage or other life changes could make people leave.
It’s not easy to say goodbye but you eventually need to let them know how you feel. It’s more painful when your friends leave and you can’t stop regretting all the things you could have said to them. Maybe you are just tongue-tied and the words won’t come, we have the perfect solution.
Here’s a list of emotional goodbye quotes you can use:
#1: Leaving is sometimes tearful, sad and heart-wrenching even but I smile because I know you are forever mine and distance would never change that. Good bye.
#2: We have been together for so long that I never thought about how difficult it would be to say goodbye, still you must. So farewell.
#3: It would have been better if goodbyes could be killed, I would have murdered this one I have to send with you because it breaks my heart so much like a stab wound.
#4: I’m not sure I am brave enough to wave you off, to say goodbye, to wish you well and look away knowing you could quite easily forget me. Still I must, so bye for now.
#5: I hate to see you leave, it’s not like I could keep you around forever, growth and change are mostly inevitable so I would rather wish you Godspeed. Good bye.
#6: I want to bump in you down the road someday, I want to remember how it feels to jump on your neck elated by your presence, so I will let you go till we cross paths again my friend. Good bye.
#7: Some people are temporal parts of your life so when they leave, you feel nothing but some others make your heart bleed because they have plunged too deep. Saying goodbye is too much pain.
#8: You’ve been such a great time of my life, I almost didn’t notice we were getting older and changing times have finally pulled us apart. I loved every moment so good bye with kisses and much love.
#9: That feeling of emptiness, like you have been robbed of something precious, we all want to avoid it yet it comes after that last wave, when we say goodbye. Hope we meet again soon.
#10: As you say goodbye to the history, the moments, the treasures shared, you must realize that the door again opens for new people who would come around and create even more beautiful memories with you.
#11: Don’t be afraid to let people know how you feel about them, waiting for the goodbyes would leave you wondering what could have been so make the best of now.
#12: You could be there by the tarmac, faking a smile, pretending to be happy that they are chasing their dreams but deep down you know it breaks you to see them go.
#13: The lives we’ve touched, the ones we have changed, they would be the ones giving us a hand on our next stage in life, they would bid us farewell with prayers in their hearts.
#14: We hold on tight because we care, we also say goodbye because we care. It’s the same reason achieving different purposes altogether.
#15: Goodbyes remind us to take every moment like they could be the last, we are reminded of the finite nature of our beings and thus we cherish the times we share like they are infinite.
#16: Memories of our first meeting up till the moment where we say goodbye, they are the summation of the history we have created and they are worth every tear shed when we part ways.
Emotional Goodbye Quotes For Friend
#1: As you move to a new place and to new friends, I am sure you are only going because you can’t help it, so go make new friends for us, grow the circle. Bye for now.
#2: Goodbyes are expensive, they mean that you have accepted letting go, you are ready to see them make new friends and probably forget you but it also means you are strong enough to see them grow.
#3: Having a lot of friends is a beautiful experience, it means you have so many people working to make you happy. The sad part is that you have to say goodbye a lot of times too.
#4: It always feels like you would never find anyone like your friend now that they are moving, but you know what? Just outside the door they are leaving through is another super fun and exciting human you need to meet.
#5: There’s no forever friend, every friend is for a season then they leave and sometimes you will never fully recognize their significance in your life’s story till you say goodbye.
#6: We start out as strangers, we end up as friends then we become buddies. At this point it becomes almost impossible to let people go because we’ve had history yet we must say goodbye not as strangers but as buddies.
#7: Look out for your friends while you can, be their security, pray for them and stay loyal because they might leave and you won’t have the chance to do that anymore after saying goodbye.
#8: You have been my partner, a friend and you’ve made life a beautiful journey for me so I am sure you will be doing the same for someone where you are going. This is why saying goodbye is not a loss.
Goodbye Quotes For Family
#1: Family is so precious that we want to simply keep them around us, but family is also about defying time and space to show that we care so be willing to say goodbye to those you love.
Don’t ever be afraid to let people go but also don’t let them go without telling them all they mean to you. These quotes are quite handy and you can whip one right out at the right moment giving your friends a lasting memory of you. Don’t hesitate, give someone this collection and see them handle goodbyes like champs!