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Long Distance Relationship Quotes

long-distance-relationship-quotes_smAnyone who has had a long distance relationship can tell you how difficult it can be at times. You long for a person who is miles away and wish he or she were there next to you. While couples in the same place have daily routines, you have to figures out schedules and build in time just to see each other.

On the other hand, absence makes the heart grow fonder, as they say. Long distance relationships have benefits, too, including improved communication, personal independence and a life full of adventure and travel.

We’ve compiled a list of the top long distance relationship quotes to help ease any pain you’re experiencing and to see the bright side of your situation.

Long Distance Relationship Quotes From Notable Figures

“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

“Absence is to love what wind is to fire; it extinguishes the small, it inflames the great.”
Roger de Bussy-Rabutin

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

“Distance doesn’t matter if two hearts are loyal to each other. If ever there is tomorrow when we’re not together…there is something you must always remember. You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think. But the most important thing is, even if we’re apart…I’ll always be with you.”
A.A. Milne

“This may be the last time I see you, but if you keep me in your heart, together we shall be eternal; if you believe, we shall never part.”
Ben Harper

“Distance does not break off the friendship absolutely, but only the activity of it.”
Aristotle

“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.”
Helen Keller

“Love knows no distance; it hath no continent; its eyes are for the stars.”
Gilbert Parker

“Absence sharpens love. Presence strengthens it.”
Thomas Fuller

“Our separation of each other is an optical illusion of consciousness.”
Albert Einstein

“Contrary to what the cynics say, distance is not for the fearful; it’s for the bold. It’s for those who are willing to spend a lot of time alone in exchange for a little time with the one they love.”
Meghan Daum

“I carry your heart with me (I carry it in my heart).”
E.E. Cummings

“I believe in the immeasurable power of love; that true love can endure any circumstance and reach across any distance.”
Steve Maraboli

“In true love, the smallest distance is too great, and the greatest distance can be bridged.”
Hans Nouwens

“Remember how far you’ve come, not just how far you have to go. You are not where you want to be, but neither are you where you used to be.”
Rick Warren

“Some people can be so close to you even if physically far, they walk with you and stay near in every moment of your life.”
Senora Roy

“When I don’t see you, I don’t miss you, I just place my hand over my heart and it’s there I will find you, because even though you are out of my sight, you will never be out of my heart.”
Rashida Rowe

“Absence makes the heart grow fonder, but it sure makes the rest of you lonely.”
Charlie Brown

“Love will travel as far as you let it. It has no limits.”
Dee King

“The scariest thing about distance is that you don’t know whether they’ll miss you or forget you.”
Nicholas Sparks

“Can miles truly separate you from friends? If you want to be with someone you love, aren’t you already there?”
Richard Bach

“Love is missing someone whenever you’re apart, but somehow feeling warm inside because you’re close in heart.”
Kay Knudsen

Other Long Distance Relationship Quotes
Notable figures aren’t the only ones to weigh in on the topic of long distance relationships. There are also plenty of other great long distance relationship quotes without attribution. While the sources are anonymous, you can’t dispute the wisdom of the quotes below.

“Distance gives us a reason to love harder.”

“When two hearts are meant for each other, no distance is too far, no time too long and no other love can break them apart.”

“In human relationships, distance is not measured in miles but in affection. Two people can be right next to each other, yet miles apart.”

“If distance were measured in terms of the heart we’d never be more than a minute apart.”

“Distance means so little, when someone means so much.”

“Long distance relationships are hard, but they’re also incredible. If you can love, trust, respect, and support each other from a distance then you’ll be unstoppable once you’re physically together.”

“The few hours I spend with you are worth the thousand hours I spend without you.”

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