74+ Distance Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Best distance quotes will enrich your perspective, make you wiser and make you mentally stronger.

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Distance Quotes

  • The scariest thing about distance is that you don’t know whether they’ll miss you or forget you. – Nicholas Sparks
  • Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying. – Arthur C. Clarke
  • We should not judge people by their peak of excellence; but by the distance they have traveled from the point where they started. – Henry Ward Beecher
  • Love knows not distance; it hath no continent; its eyes are for the stars. – Gilbert Parker
  • Time is the longest distance between two places. – Tennessee Williams
  • There is an immeasurable distance between late and too late. – Og Mandino
  • But nothing makes a room feel emptier than wanting someone in it. – Calla Quinn
  • We can only see a short distance ahead, but we can see plenty there that needs to be done. – Alan Turing
  • The shortest distance between two points is a straight line. – Archimedes
  • If you truly want to be respected by people you love, you must prove to them that you can survive without them. – Michael Bassey Johnson
  • Life is like a landscape. You live in the midst of it but can describe it only from the vantage point of distance. – Charles Lindbergh
  • Distance is a bad excuse for not having a good relationship with somebody. It’s the determination to keep it going or let it fall by the wayside; that’s the real reason that the relationships continue. – James McAvoy
  • I imagine a line, a white line, painted on the sand and on the ocean, from me to you. – Jonathan Safran Foer
  • No distance of place or lapse of time can lessen the friendship of those who are thoroughly persuaded of each other’s worth. – Robert Southey
  • For time is the longest distance between two places. – Tennessee Williams
  • If you listen to the wind very carefully, you’ll be able to hear me whisper my love for you. – Andrew Davidson
  • The distance, being far away from your home, from your family, that’s not easy. There are times when you say, ‘Wow, what a fight, what a battle.’ – Rodrigo Santoro
  • I believe in the immeasurable power of love; that true love can endure any circumstance and reach across any distance. – Steve Maraboli
  • Somewhere we know that without silence words lose their meaning, that without listening speaking no longer heals, that without distance closeness cannot cure. – Henri Nouwen
  • Memories are like stones, time and distance erode them like acid. – Ugo Betti
  • Distance gives us a reason to love harder.
  • There is a huge amount of freedom that comes to you when you take nothing personally. – Don Miguel Ruiz
  • We have an unknown distance yet to run, an unknown river to explore. What falls there are, we know not; what rocks beset the channel, we know not; what walls ride over the river, we know not. Ah, well! we may conjecture many things. – John Wesley Powell
  • Absence makes the heart grow fonder, but it sure makes the rest of you lonely. – Charlie Brown
  • Sometimes the things that are felt the most are expressed between two souls over the distance and over time…where no words abide. And others may speak freely, live with one another freely, express themselves freely– just like everyone else, but then there is you… you have no words for proof of reassurance, no tokens of professed love, but you have something. Something worth keeping. – C. JoyBell C.
  • Sometimes you have to be apart from the people you love, but that doesn’t make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more. – Nicholas Sparks
  • Fly me up to where you are beyond the distant star. I wish upon tonight to see you smile, if only for a while to know you’re there. A breath away’s not far to where you are. – Josh Groban
  • The human voice can never reach the distance that is covered by the still small voice of conscience. – Mahatma Gandhi
  • The pain of parting is nothing to the joy of meeting again. – Charles Dickens
  • Distance sometimes lets you know who is worth keeping, and who is worth letting go. – Lana Del Rey
  • Every living being is an engine geared to the wheelwork of the universe. Though seemingly affected only by its immediate surrounding, the sphere of external influence extends to infinite distance. – Nikola Tesla
  • I fell in love with her when we were together, then fell deeper in love within the years we were apart. – Nicholas Sparks
  • Your memory feels like home to me. So, whenever my mind wanders, it always finds its way back to you. – Ranata Suzuki
  • Do more than is required. What is the distance between someone who achieves their goals consistently and those who spend their lives and careers merely following? The extra mile. – Gary Ryan Blair
  • There is an ocean of silence between us… and I am drowning in it. – Ranata Suzuki
  • Vanity can apply to both insecurity and egotism. So, I distance myself, because I feel everything. – Taylor Swift
  • Distance is not for the fearful, it is 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. It’s for those who know a good thing when they see it, even if they don’t see it nearly enough. – Megahn Daum
  • It is easy to be brave from a safe distance. – Aesop
  • Distance means so little when someone means so much. – Anonymous
  • 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
  • I didn’t pay attention to times or distance, instead focusing on how it felt just to be in motion, knowing it wasn’t about the finish line but how I got there that mattered. – Sarah Dessen
  • The big picture doesn’t just come from distance; it also comes from time. – Simon Sinek
  • Distance does not break off the friendship absolutely, but only the activity of it. – Aristotle
  • I felt a tremendous distance between myself and everything real. – Hunter S. Thompson
  • To me, the concept of distance is not important. Distance doesn’t exist, in fact, and neither does time. Vibrations from love or music can be felt everywhere, at all times. – Yoko Ono
  • You’re my closest friend and you’re thousands of miles away. – Anthony Horowitz
  • Once the realization is accepted that even between the closest human beings infinite distances continue, a wonderful living side by side can grow, if they succeed in loving the distance between them which makes it possible for each to see the other whole against the sky. – Rainer Maria Rilke
  • Distance was a dangerous thing, she knew. Distance changed people. – Rohinton Mistry
  • From a building right in front of my windows, I can observe the speed of the sunrises and sunsets. The voices of children playing, laughing, yelling, and crying on the playground crawl up to the eighth floor, where I write. Their voices sound so innocent from a distance. – Andrea Hirata
  • At the end of the day your ability to connect with your readers comes down to how you make them feel. – Benjamin J. Carey
  • Distance not only gives nostalgia, but perspective, and maybe objectivity. – Robert Morgan
  • The stars up there at night are closer than you think. – Doug Dillon
  • Photography is a way of putting distance between myself and the work which sometimes helps me to see more clearly what it is that I have made. – Andy Goldsworthy
  • Distance has the same effect on the mind as on the eye. – Samuel Johnson
  • The dark shadow we seem to see in the distance is not really a mountain ahead, but the shadow of the mountain behind – a shadow from the past thrown forward into our future. It is a dark sludge of historical sectarianism. We can leave it behind us if we wish. – David Trimble
  • Distance doesn’t exist, in fact, and neither does time. Vibrations from love or music can be felt everywhere, at all times. – Yoko Ono
  • Everywhere is within walking distance if you have the time. – Steven Wright
  • I once tried standing up on my toes to see far out in the distance, but I found that I could see much farther by climbing to a high place. – Xun Zi
  • Nothing makes the earth seem so spacious as to have friends at a distance; they make the latitudes and longitudes. – Henry David Thoreau
  • I have spent my life judging the distance between American reality and the American dream. – Bruce Springsteen
  • Laughter is the closest distance between two people. – Victor Borge
  • We talk about heaven being so far away. It is within speaking distance to those who belong there. Heaven is a prepared place for a prepared people. – Dwight L. Moody
  • To be consistently effective, you must put a certain distance between yourself and what happens to you on the golf course. This is not indifference, it’s detachment. – Sam Snead
  • The shortest distance between two points is under construction. – Leo Aikman
  • Idealism increases in direct proportion to one’s distance from the problem. – John Galsworthy
  • To the wrongs that need resistance, To the right that needs assistance, To the future in the distance, Give yourselves. – Carrie Chapman Catt
  • Opinion is like a pendulum and obeys the same law. If it goes past the centre of gravity on one side, it must go a like distance on the other; and it is only after a certain time that it finds the true point at which it can remain at rest. – Arthur Schopenhauer
  • The land of literature is a fairy land to those who view it at a distance, but, like all other landscapes, the charm fades on a nearer approach, and the thorns and briars become visible. – Washington Irving
  • I think about myself as like an ocean liner that’s been going full speed for a long distance, and the captain pulls the throttle back all the way to ‘stop,’ but the ship doesn’t stop immediately, does it? It has its own momentum and it keeps on going, and I’m very flattered that people are still finding me useful. – Leonard Nimoy
  • Success has always been easy to measure. It is the distance between one’s origins and one’s final achievement. – Michael Korda
  • I think it would be hard to go the distance in this business without a sense of humor. – Patricia Clarkson
  • Fame is a weird one. You need to distance yourself from it. People see a value in you that you don’t see yourself. – Benedict Cumberbatch
  • The further we distance ourselves from the spell of the present, explored by our senses, the harder it will be to understand and protect nature’s precarious balance, let alone the balance of our own human nature. – Diane Ackerman
  • If there are negative people around me, I just try to distance myself from that. – Zach LaVine

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