Every parting gives a foretaste of death; every coming together again a foretaste of the resurrection.
—Arthur Schopenhauer (1788–1860) German Philosopher
I don’t fell good.
—Luther Burbank (1849–1926) American Botanist, Scientist
What is the answer? [Silence] In that case, what is the question?
—Gertrude Stein (1874–1946) American Writer
Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.
—J. R. R. Tolkien (1892–1973) British Scholar, Author
Turn up the lights. I don’t want to go home in the dark.
—O. Henry (William Sydney Porter) (1862–1910) American Writer of Short Stories
We only part to meet again.
—John Gay (1685–1732) English Poet, Dramatist
I am about to take my last voyage, a great leap in the dark.
—Thomas Hobbes (1588–1679) English Political Philosopher
Let the tent be struck.
—Robert E. Lee (1807–70) Confederate General during American Civil War