It is sometimes difficult to be inspired when trying to write a persuasive essay, book report or thoughtful research paper. Often of times, it is hard to find words that best describe your ideas.
VIPessays now provides a database of over 150,000 quotations and proverbs from the famous inventors, philosophers, sportsmen, artists, celebrities, business people, and authors that are aimed to enrich and strengthen your essay, term paper, book report, thesis or research paper.
Try our free search of constantly updated quotations and proverbs database.
Letter "A" » Absence
«Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.»
«Fond as we are of our loved ones, there comes at times during their absence an unexplained peace»
«Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear»
«Friendship, like love, is destroyed by long absence, though it may be increased by short intermissions»
«Grace is the absence of everything that indicates pain or difficulty, hesitation or incongruity.»
«Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.»
«A short absence is safest»
«Coolness and absence of heat and haste indicate fine qualities»
Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
«Days of absence, sad and dreary, Clothed in sorrow's dark array, Days of absence, I am weary; She I love is far away.»
«How like a winter hath my absence been. From thee, the pleasure of the fleeting year! What freezings have I felt, what dark days seen, What old December's bareness everywhere!»