100+ Best Going Away Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Going away is to leave a place or person. Profoundly inspirational going away quotes will encourage growth in life, make you wiser and broaden your perspective.

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Famous Going Away Quotes

The idea that somebody is going to come in and make your debt go away and all be well for the future is really a fantasy. — Victoria Moran

Dancing allows me to go away and not have to think of what I’m doing next. — Selena Gomez

The essence of what makes life beautiful is the fact that it can go away. — Carlos Mencia

All the things you can talk about in anyone’s work are the things that are least important…. You can describe all the externals of a performance – everything, in fact, but what really constitutes its core. Explaining something makes it go away, so to speak; what’s important is what’s left over after you’ve explained everything else. — Edward Gorey

I always think the insecurity is going to go away, but it’s always there. Only bad writers think they’re good. — Harlan Coben

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If you have something to say then you want someone to pay attention or at least to have the opportunity for them to tell you to shut up and go away. — John Lydon

And, hey, I’m not under the illusion that everything’s just going to be hunky-dory work wise forever. I’ve never been under that illusion. Things could go away tomorrow. — Mel Gibson

I always hated my hair, so now it’s going away. — Billy Joel

I think the PC will continue to be around for a long, long time to come. We see a new range of products evolving around the PC, but it’s not going away. — Eckhard Pfeiffer

The going away of friends does not make the remainder more precious. It takes so much from them as there was a common link. A. B. and C. make a party. A. dies. B. not only loses A. but all A.’s part in C. C. loses A.’s part in B., and so the alphabet sickens by subtraction of interchangeables. — Charles Lamb

We need to get ready for a world where terrorism will not ever fully go away. — Major Owens

Whenever something went wrong when I was young – if I had a pimple or if my hair broke – my mom would say, ‘Sister mine, I’m going to make you some soup.’ And I really thought the soup would make my pimple go away or my hair stronger. — Maya Angelou

The human longings that are deep inside of us never go away. They exist across cultures; they exist throughout life. When people were first made, our deepest longing was to know and be known. And after the Fall, when we all got weird, it’s still our deepest longing – but it’s now also our deepest fear. — John Ortberg

Celebrity was a long time in coming; it will go away. Everything goes away. — Carol Burnett

It may be that the satisfaction I need depends on my going away, so that when I’ve gone and come back, I’ll find it at home. — Rumi

The racing bug is never going to go away. It’s like the Mafia. — Davy Jones

I so desperately hate to end these movies that the first thing I do when I’m done is write another one. Then I don’t feel sad about having to leave and everybody going away. — John Hughes

I never get tired of exploring Americana or country music, and I always have a little bit of a crooner in me that never seems to go away. — K. D. Lang

That’s the main reason I gave up my career after John was born and I was pregnant with Andrew. I could not handle going away day after day. The thought of going away before they got up and coming back after they were in bed was intolerable. — Louise Fletcher

There were moments when I really just thought, I don’t need anything and I don’t need anyone. I just want to go away and disappear. — Shania Twain

There’s Madeleine, and then there’s ‘Madeleine Albright’. And I sometimes kind of think, who is this person? Once you become ‘Madeleine Albright’ it doesn’t go away. — Madeleine Albright

I still love music – that’s never gonna go away. — Nick Rhodes

If you go away on location for three months and your wife stays at home, you’ve made a whole new load of friends and she’s made a whole new load of friends and you get home and you’re kind of strangers. — Michael Caine

I can only go places because I know that I can go away from them, if that makes sense. I like the gypsy lifestyle that filming affords. — Rupert Friend

I’m amazed every time I come back to Vancouver at how much it’s changed. You go away for a month and there’s three more skyscrapers. — Bryan Adams

Don’t go away. I don’t want to be alone. I can’t stand being alone. — Arnold Rothstein

Words can be said in bitterness and anger, and often there seems to be an element of truth in the nastiness. And words don’t go away, they just echo around. — Jane Goodall

My eyesight is not nearly as good. My hearing is probably going away. My memory is slipping too. But I’m still around. — John Wooden

If there was any petting to be done…he chose to do it. Often he would sit looking at me, and then, moved by a delicate affection, come and pull at my coat and sleeve until he could touch my face with his nose, and then go away contented. — Charles Dudley Warner

I’m with people all the time so I often go away on my own. — Bruno Tonioli

The desktop metaphor was invented because one, you were a stand-alone device, and two, you had to manage your own storage. That’s a very big thing in a desktop world. And that may go away. You may not have to manage your own storage. You may not store much before too long. — Steve Jobs

Sometimes when you make a film you can go away for three months and then come back and live your life. But this struck a much deeper chord. I don’t have the ability yet to speak about it in an objective. — Keanu Reeves

For me, personally, when I’m afraid of something – when you’re afraid of something, normally you try to go away, you try to avoid it. Instead of avoiding it, to overcome your fear, I believe you need to embrace it. — Georges St-Pierre

Cats have a scam going – you buy the food, they eat the food, they go away; that’s the deal. — Eddie Izzard

I haven’t been as wild with my money as somebody like me might have been. I’ve been very safe, very conservative with investments. I don’t blow money. I don’t have a ton of houses. I know things can go away. I’ve already had that experience. — Jim Carrey

I don’t like going away from my children. — Paula Radcliffe

For too long we have swept the problems of mental illness under the carpet… and hoped that they would go away. — Richard Codey

If you just want to be a star, go away. — Jenifer Lewis

I’ve gotten very good at detaching whenever I have to go away for three months, which I realize is hard on friends and kind of selfish. — Ashley Greene

My process is to be by myself when I record. It’s quite an emotional performance to pull off when someone else is in the room. I prefer to go away and have my own time with it, bring it in later. — Kimbra

I don’t think you go to a play to forget, or to a movie to be distracted. I think life generally is a distraction and that going to a movie is a way to get back, not go away. — Tom Noonan

It is important from time to time to slow down, to go away by yourself, and simply be. — Eileen Caddy

Love won’t be tampered with, love won’t go away. Push it to one side and it creeps to the other. — Louise Erdrich

Depression is something that doesn’t just go away. It’s just… there and you deal with it. It’s like… malaria or something. Maybe it won’t be cured, but you’ve got to take the medication you’re prescribed, and you stay out of situations that are going to trigger it. — Adam Ant

Yes, I have cancer and it might not go away, but I can still have a future because life goes on. — Kris Carr

Sure, ‘Twilight’ is really huge right now and everybody’s freaking out over it, but it will go away soon and I will be back to doing what I’m used to doing: weird little movies that nobody sees. — Kristen Stewart

I understand English; I read and write English perfectly, but the accent won’t go away. — Sofia Vergara

For me, if somebody tells me to go away, that is an opportunity: for me to give the person a better life, to realize where not to be, and to see what could be even better than being with that person I love. — Byron Katie

The spell was simple and I’d said half of it before she even figured out that it was a spell. Since you like bubbles so, In a bubble you must go. In that bubble you will stay Till your bubbles go away. Sound can’t pass from inside out Even if you scream or shout. If you want to be set free, End your spell, that’s the key — Ed Baker

It’s a very worthy cause. This should happen, and I do believe that tenacity counts. Not going away matters. — Carole King

A sore arm is like a headache or a toothache. It can make you feel bad, but if you just forget about it and do what you have to do, it will go away. If you really like to pitch and you want to pitch, that’s what you’ll do. — Warren Spahn

This object that we hold in our hands, a book… that tactile pleasure, it’s just not going to go away. — Maggie Stiefvater

Explaining something makes it go away, so to speak; what’s important is left after you have explained everything else. — Edward Gorey

I don’t normally have time to read, so when I go away I like to take a few books. — Paloma Faith

There will always be someone being picked on at school, and it’s not going to go away — Alexa Vega

Music will never go away, and I will never stop making music; it’s just what capacity or what arena you decide to do it. — Dave Grohl

Kiss is like a smell in a paper bag, they just never go away — Dee Snider

I’m loath to use my personal life to promote what I do, but at the same time, I don’t like a journalist going away with no more than you could get off Wikipedia, where most of it’s invented anyway. — Johnny Vegas

I always get very fit if I’m going away filming for two months in Afghanistan or wherever. — Ross Kemp

I was a good 30 pounds overweight throughout high school, and it wasn’t until I was going away to college that I really wanted to make sure I was doing everything possible to feel as confident as I could. — Daphne Oz

I’m learning the power of going away for the weekend and keeping myself company. — Zoe Saldana

When you win a championship, it is a great feeling, and you really don’t want that feeling to go away. — Paul Pierce

The physicians of one class feel the patients and go away, merely prescribing medicine. As they leave the room they simply ask the patient to take the medicine. They are the poorest class of physicians. — Ramakrishna

When the curtain falls, the best thing an actor can do is to go away. — Harold MacMillan

The SEC does way more good than harm – the last thing I would do is get rid of the SEC…if accounting were thoroughly fixed, a lot of other sins would go away. We’re paying a huge price for deterioration of accounting. — Charlie Munger

I honestly don’t know, but if America continues to refuse to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions, I see a bleak future not only for American society, but for the world as a whole. This is a global problem that is not going away, and the United States is an obstacle to solving it. — Peter Singer

For me, going away to work is the hardest part of my life and career. — Diane Lane

I didn’t want to be on a major label. I wanted all the attention and the noise to go away because I wanted to be something a little bit more substantial. — Beck

I mean the terrorists are – are like a pimple, like a boil. They’ll go away. — Pat Robertson

You just watch somebody you love slowly, slowly disappear and go away. — Michael Reagan

A good use for me is to let me go away with my sewing machine and come back with some really new stuff. — Betsey Johnson

Children are the most honest critics. They will say ‘You’re funny’, but also ‘You’re pathetic – go away.’ — Dylan Moran

When in the end, the day came on which I was going away, I learned the strange learning that things can happen which we ourselves cannot possibly imagine, either beforehand, or at the time when they are taking place, or afterwards when we look back on them. — Isak Dinesen

When you’re famous, you’re always famous. It doesn’t go away. — Bob Saget

Poetry is a phantom script telling how rainbows are made and why they go away. — Carl Sandburg

So if I design it and then go away, it’s still living somewhere and it still exists by itself without me. — Marc Newson

Ignoring facts does not make them go away. — Fran Tarkenton

I think that it’s really important to go away and come back. — Katherine Dunn

There was an edge of, ‘Go away kid, you’re bothering me’. I’ve kicked myself a million times since. I could’ve discovered Whitney Houston. — Billy Joel

There is no coming toward it or going away from it; it is, and you are it. — Alan Watts

Your fears never go away. You just get more comfortable ignoring them. — Jason Ritter

I’d like to go away for six months and learn to kiteboard and windsurf. I love pinochle, I love chess and I love windsurfing. — Christopher Meloni

Religion cannot and should not be replaced by atheism. Religion needs to go away and not be replaced by anything. Atheism is not a religion. It’s the absence of religion, and that’s a wonderful thing. — Penn Jillette

I never feel like I have to hang on to the music. I don’t expect that the music will go away. Ideas are the only thing I can point to that are permanent and fixed. — Michael Nesmith

And the test for any actor is whether you stay at the table or go away. — Frank Langella

I didn’t want to start relying on what someone else thought was right. It was easier to go away all together. — Kim Novak

Abortion is a right I feel must not go away, and I feel like people aren’t mobilizing so much because it’s so complicated and it’s difficult to understand. — Cynthia Nixon

I definitely believe that if you stop working at relationships, they go away. — Ashton Kutcher

Let no one expect anything of certainty from astronomy, lest if anyone take as true that which has been constructed for another use, he go away… a bigger fool than when he came to it. — Bill Vaughan

No one has ever said to me ‘go home and make a baby.’ I have been told several times to go to Planned Parenthood and make the baby go away. Happy Hannukah. — Chelsea Handler

Why are there so many puritans in this country, and why can’t the rest of us make them go away?! — Bill Maher

Over time, loneliness gets inside you and doesn’t go away. — Carlos Ruiz Zafon

I’ll close my eyes really, really tight and make you all go away. — Shannon Hoon

I’ve had a long career and I want to continue to have a long career. The way to do that is not to go away. — Chris Cornell

It’s an organic thing that I try not to analyze too much, because I worry that it will go away. — Aasif Mandvi

I returned to upstate NY where I just laid in bed for days with a fever that just wouldn’t go away. After more of this, I grew increasingly sure that this was not simply the flu! — Daryl Hall

Across town, over in the East Village, the graffiti was calling for the rich to be eaten, imprisoned, or taxed out of existence. Though it sometimes seemed like a nice idea, I hoped the revolution would not take place during my lifetime. I didn’t want the rich to go away until I could at least briefly join their ranks. — David Sedaris

You still have that competitive thing where you want to try to make hits. That won’t go away, unless the mayor of show business says my time’s up. — Will Ferrell

I was diagnosed with asthma when I was 18 during my freshman year at UCLA. I refused to accept it – and I hid it from my coaches and teammates. But ignoring my problem didn’t make it go away. — Jackie Joyner-Kersee

I never failed to convince an audience that the best thing they could do was to go away. — Thomas Love Peacock