Saying Goodbye To a Friend Quotes

Saying goodbye to a friend or anyone close to us is never easy. We humans as a social animal are very attached and emotional with the people close and dear to us, may it be our family member, relatives, colleagues or friends.

As attached we are to our family member and care for them, we unknowingly do make a bond with friends that were with us in high school, a colleague at work, gym, club, etc and after knowing a person for quite a while with whom one goes well and share numerous memory. Saying goodbye to such friends is never ever easy, who means a world to me.

But, as it is said we meet new people, make friends, part away, say goodbye…. All of this is a part of the life cycle which goes on and on till the end and we must accept it. So, to make sure this goes smoothly we have compiled the list of best quotes on saying goodbye to a friend.

There are numbers of reason to say goodbye to a friend like someone who is moving away, who is leaving for a job, going abroad for studies / job or personal reason, or the worst thing some friend who died suddenly.

As quotes for goodbye can depend and vary greatly upon the situation to situation, we have made sure to make a compressive list which covers this all, so our readers don’t have to jump from one page to another just to find the most suitable goodbye quote for almost every situation.

We have divided the article into 4 section of quotes namely:

Emotional goodbye Quotes

Below quotes are the quotes that are emotional and has the potential to make someone cry, it should be dedicated to someone who is very close to your heart.

Someone, who meant a world to you and staying away from them forever or even for a specific period means a lot to you, as you know things are never going to be the same after this moment.

This quotes will deeply express how much you are going to miss your friend.

Goodbyes are not forever, are not the end; it simply means I’ll miss you until we meet again

Goodbyes are not forever, are not the end; it simply means I’ll miss you until we meet again.

No matter what happens, I will be here for you, just call me and I shall be there for you.

No matter what happens, I will be here for you, just call me and I shall be there for you

Promise me, you won’t forget our laughs, our jokes, our smiles, our memories, our friendship.

Promise me friends sayings

Life without a friend is like death without a witness

Life without a friend

A friend is the one who comes in when the whole world has gone out.

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It’s not the goodbye that hurts it’s the flashbacks that follow.

Saying goodbye is the painful way of solving a problem.

Goodbye quote for a friend who passed away

If one of your friends died suddenly due to an accident or a disease and you are deeply hurt and want to express your feeling in words below are the best quotes for your deceased friend.

You could use this for a funeral speech or write an open letter to express how you are feeling or just post it on social media to let everyone who what this loss means to you….

You always stood out of all people by your cute character and your big heart, those of us who got to know you were very lucky for having crossed paths with you, you now have God by your side.

While we are mourning the loss of our friend, others are rejoicing to meet him behind the veil.

Even the best of friends cannot attend each other’s funeral.

Your lost friends are not dead, but gone before, advanced a stage or two upon that road Which you must travel in the steps they trod.

The loss of a friend is like that of a limb; time may heal the anguish of the wound, but the loss cannot be repaired.

Some people come into our lives and leave footprints on our hearts and we are never ever the same.

At some point, you have to realize that some people can stay in your heart but not in your life.

There are no goodbyes for us. Wherever you are, you will always be in my heart.

The most painful goodbyes are the ones that are never said and never explained.

Even if we can’t be together in the end, I’m glad that you were a part of my life.

Goodbye is the hardest thing to say to someone who means the world to you, especially when goodbye isn’t what you want.

Also Read: Ways to Help Someone You Love Through Grief

Saying goodbye to a bad friend

Sometimes a friendship doesn’t last, it may be because of lack of communication or another person intentional mistake, things can take a really bad turn at times.

If you are going through a similar phase and want to express it out to that friend or everyone in general hinting at him/her below are the quotes that are most suitable for such a situation.

Use this quotes very carefully as it has the power to make someone cry when drafted well in a goodbye letter.

You have to know when to quit.

Sometimes you have to give up on people. Not because you don’t care, because they don’t

Some people aren’t loyal to you. They are loyal to their needs of you. Once their needs change, so does their loyalty

Sometimes you have to unfollow people in real life

Everyone has that one best Friend who is now a STRANGER.

Friendship is delicate as a glass, once broken it can be fixed but there will always be cracks.

In Life We Never Lose Friends, We Only Learn Who The True Ones Are.

There is no friendship in trade.

We are neither on good terms or bad. We are no longer anything.

I want to thank you for never being there anymore. Your absence has forced me to find my own way

Those who left when the going was tough were never meant to be.

Funny goodbye sayings

Looking forward to some funny farewell quotes for friends to whom you want to say goodbye in a creative way, without being too emotional or dramatic about it, a pinch of sarcasm while saying goodbye to a friend is never going to hurt anyone! Go ahead with these hilarious quotes

Many times, I wonder how you manage to tolerate me. I couldn’t tolerate myself, lol. Anyway, what I’m trying to say dear friend is that I love and appreciate you.

It will not be the same without you. It will actually be better!

Farewell. Someone is really going to miss you. But, it is not going to be me!

Goodbye, don’t cry! We won’t!

I am looking forward to not keeping in touch with you! So long!

There’s a hell in hello, good in goodbye, lie in believe, over in lover, end in friend, if in life.

We started with a simple hello but ended with a complicated goodbye.

So for now I say goodbye to this chapter of my life and I look forward to what comes next.

— Brooke Davis

How lucky I am to have known someone who was so hard to say goodbye to

Goodbye always makes my throat hurt. Charlie Brown

— Charlie Brown

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