12 Inspiring Long-Distance Relationship Quotes To Get You Through Being Apart


If you're currently in a long-distance relationship, you're likely aware of how challenging it can be. It doesn't matter if this is your first time as a couple dealing with distance, or if it's a recurring issue. These quotes are here to provide comfort and motivation if you're feeling down about being apart from your significant other.

1. "Absence Makes The Heart Grow Fonder." — Eleanor Roosevelt

To begin with, an age-old adage that still holds true. Being separated from your significant other can lead to a newfound appreciation and love for them. Though it may feel unbearable at the moment, enduring the distance can ultimately strengthen your bond as a couple.

2. "Distance Is Just A Test To See How Far Love Can Travel." — Unknown

Despite feeling like an unbreakable couple, distance can elevate your relationship to new heights. If you can navigate the challenges of being apart and come out stronger on the other side, it speaks to the resilience of your bond. On the other hand, if distance proves too difficult to overcome, it may be an indication that your relationship was not as strong as you had thought.

3. "Being Apart Teaches Us How To Be Together." — Tripti Srivastava

Being apart from your partner can cultivate a sense of appreciation for the moments when you are physically together. As a result, you may find that you become more tolerant of any annoying habits your partner has exhibited in the past, or perhaps you'll overlook them entirely. Why? Simply put, in the bigger picture, these habits seem trivial and insignificant.

4. "Love Will Travel As Far As You Will Let It. It Has No Limits." — Dee King

The distance between you and your partner, whether it's a 30-minute drive or halfway around the globe, is inconsequential. If you're both committed to navigating the challenges and triumphing over the distance, you will succeed. It's really as straightforward as that.

5. "Distance Unites Missing Beats Of Two Hearts In Love." — Munia Khan

One source of solace for those in long-distance relationships is the knowledge that you and your partner are in it for the long haul. The irony lies in the fact that despite the physical distance, the emotional bond between you two is strengthened.

6. "Absence Is To Love What Wind Is To Fire; It Extinguishes The Small, It Inflames The Great." — Roger De Bussy-Rabutin

As previously stated, a long-distance relationship can either fortify or fracture a couple, depending on the strength of their bond. If distance proves to be too great a hurdle and the relationship ends, there's no need to feel ashamed or defeated. It simply means that the relationship was not meant to be.

7. "Missing Someone Is A Part Of Loving Them. If You're Never Apart, You'll Never Really Know How Strong Your Love Is." — Unknown

A long-distance relationship can be considered the ultimate test for any couple. It serves as a litmus test to determine if the love between two people is enduring and whether investing time, money, and energy is worth it. After all, no one wants to expend effort on a relationship that ultimately proves to be futile, right?

8. "Distance Means So Little When Someone Means So Much." — Tom McNeal

If both partners genuinely love each other, distance can be perceived as a minor obstacle on their path to lasting happiness. By reframing the situation positively and recognizing that it is temporary, the relationship can emerge even stronger, withstanding any future challenges.

9. "The Pain Of Parting Is Nothing To The Joy Of Meeting Again." Charles Dickens

Having been in an on-again, off-again long-distance relationship for nearly four years, I've found that visualizing the happiness I'll experience when reunited with my partner helps me cope during difficult moments. Each time we reunite after being apart, it's an indescribable feeling of wonderment, reaffirming our love and commitment to each other. This is how I know our relationship can endure any challenges that come our way.

10. "No Matter How Far You Manage To Go, Distance Will Never Be Able To Erase Those Beautiful Memories. There Is So Much Goodness That We Shared Together." — Lucy Aims

Likewise, when I'm having a tough day, I reminisce about the last time my partner and I were together in person. The recollection of those happy moments can uplift my mood for weeks after we've parted ways.

11. "Missing Someone Gets Easier Every Day Because Even Though You Are One Day Further From The Last Time You Saw Them, You Are One Day Closer To The Next Time You Will." — Unknown

Having a concrete plan for the next time you'll be reunited with your long-distance partner can be incredibly beneficial. It allows you to look forward to the next visit and count down the days until you'll be together again.

12. "One Day The Plane Ticket Will Be One Way." — Unknown

Although long-distance relationships are undoubtedly challenging, it's essential to remember that this is a temporary situation. If both partners are dedicated to overcoming the distance, they will succeed. Just imagine how sweet life will be when physical separation becomes a rarity.