There’s almost no higher sense in the globe than reuniting with someone you’re missing.
It’s a sense of completion, wholeness, and the way things should be.
Whether we take the material worldview that it’s just a chemical reaction in our brain, or take the more existential knowledge that something greater is happening, the experience feels extremely deep.
But that reunion wouldn’t taste so sweet if it wasn’t for the longing that took place in the lack of the other person. This sensation has been conveyed throughout eternal moment in innumerable ways, and it is the topic of novels, films, and numerous other works of art. And in three small phrases, the feeling can be summed up; I miss you.
The following quotes will investigate the phenomena of missing someone and will make the depth of our connection with love and loss self-evident by their variety, complexity and emotionality.
If we miss someone, especially someone we’ve spent a lot of time with, it’s prevalent that emotions of loneliness may occur. This is normal, individuals are animals related to each other, and a bond between individuals often leads individuals to define themselves in the other. So when the other person isn’t there, they feel like they’ve lost some of themselves, and we can feel lonely at such moments.
“The thing is that you brought this out in me. How could I want it with anyone else?”
“Missing someone and not being able to see them is the worst feeling ever.”
– Nathanael Richmond
“Remembering our loved ones is breathing life into their fading images, that we might once more see their faces and pass along a tearful “I miss you.”
– Richelle E. Goodrich
“You know someone is very special to you when days just don’t seem right without them.”
– John Cena
“No matter where you go you will always be in my heart.”
– Anthony T. Hincks
“In French, you don’t really say “I miss you”, you say “Tu me manques” which means “You are missing from me.”
“I keep myself busy with the things I do but every time I pause, I still think of you.”
“Missing someone is your heart’s way of reminding you that you love them.”
“I miss you like an idiot misses the point.”
“I only miss you when I’m breathing.”
“In true love the smallest distance is too great, and the greatest distance can be bridged.”
– Hans Nouwens
“If I could plant a flower for every time I miss you, I could walk through my garden forever.”
“Life is so short, so fast the lone hours fly, we ought to be together, you and I.”
– Henry Alford
“When we miss someone, often, what we really miss is the part of us that with this someone awakens.”
– Luigina Sgarro
“Sometimes, when one person is missing, the whole world seems depopulated.”
“Missing someone enlightens how the person means to you and broadens the feelings shared.”
– Unarine Ramaru
“A hug for you means I need you. A kiss for you means I love you. A call for you means I’m missing you.”
– Beth Obedoza
“It’s hard when you miss people. But you know if you miss them, that means you’re lucky. It means you had someone special in your life, someone worth missing.”
– Nikki Schiefelbein
“I miss you deeply, unfathomably, senselessly, terribly.”
– Franz Kafka
“What is the opposite of two? A lonely me, a lonely you.”
– Richard Wilbur