It’s hard to put your feelings into words when you miss someone. Whether they’re a thousand miles away or have passed on, you may be feeling a mixed bag of emotions.

We’ve collected 100+ of the best I miss you quotes to help you express your pain and share your thoughts with the world.


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1. “A million words could never bring you back. I know this because I’ve tried. A billion tears couldn’t bring you back. I know this because I’ve cried. The only things you’ve left behind are happy memories and a broken heart. I never wanted any memories. The only thing I wanted was you.”

2. “I thought I overheard someone whisper your name. When I turned around, I realized I was all alone. That’s when I knew that it was my heart missing you and calling out your name.”

3. “I knew that one day, I would look back on the tears and laugh. But I never thought that one day, I would look back on all the laughter and shed tears.”

4. “My heart never knew what loneliness was until the day you left me. I miss you like crazy!”

5. “You may be far from my sight, but you’re never far from my mind. Missing you!”

6. “Life without you is like a pencil without lead – it’s pointless.”

7. “It isn’t missing you that hurts. What hurts is knowing that I had you.”

8. “Every time I miss you, a star falls from the heavens. If you look to the sky and don’t see any stars, it’s all your fault. You’re the one who made me miss you too much!”

9. “We truly don’t know what we have until it’s gone. But we also don’t know what we’ve missed out on until it arrives.”

10. “Missing someone gets a little bit easier each day. Sure, you’re one day further from the last time you saw them, but you’re also one day closer to seeing them once again.”

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11. “I did four things today: miss you, miss you, miss you, and miss you some more.”

12. “You occupy my mind all the time; before I sleep, after I wake up and every hour in between. You are in my thoughts virtually every second of the day.”

13. “Distance can never truly separate two hearts that care. The memories we share span millions of miles, and in a moment, we’re there.”

14. “Whenever I get down about missing you, I remind myself that I am so lucky to have someone as special as you to miss.”

15. “Whenever I miss you, I never have to go far to find you. I just look deep into my heart, and find you there.”

16. “Tonight, I think I’ll just resign myself to missing you. I find solace in knowing that I’ll be waking up next to you for the rest of my life.”

17. “If a raindrop fell each time I missed you, I would flood the world.”

18. “You think missing me is hard? Just try missing you.”

19. “I like to believe that missing someone is just your heart’s way of reminding you how much you love that person.”

20. “I think I would still miss you even if I had never met you.”

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21. “I think if I had known that missing you was going to be a part of my everyday life, I would have never let you inside my heart.”

22. “I love you and miss you so much that you’re always on my mind and always in my heart.”

23. “I really wish you were here. But you’re not here; you’re over there. There doesn’t know just how lucky it is.”

24. “It’s not just you that I miss. I miss us being together.”

25. “Whenever you’re gone, the pieces of my heart miss you.”

26. “I miss you terribly. But the thought of seeing you tomorrow gives me the strength I need to get through the day.”

27. “I don’t want to have to dream about you anymore. I want to have you for real.”

28. “Today, I realized I was missing something: you.”

29. “Love is when you miss someone when they’re away, but you somehow still feel warm inside because you know that you’re close in heart.”

30. “My heart is awaiting your return. Please come back home to me soon. I miss you!”

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31. “I miss the way you kissed me. I miss the way you hugged me. But mostly, I miss the way you always held me close to your heart.”

32. “You will always be the wind in my hair, the sunshine in my day, the beating of my heart and the waves in my ocean. Missing you.”

33. “Sometimes, just hearing the words “I miss you” changes everything.”

34. “When someone walks away from you – no matter how much you miss them – it’s not the end of your book. It’s just the end of their role in your story.”

35. “You are always in my thoughts. I miss you like crazy.”

36. “If the day comes when we can no longer be together, please keep me inside of your heart; I’ll stay in there forever.”

37. “I’ll always miss you like the stars miss the warm of the morning sun.”

38. “I miss you the most when good things happen because I want to share those moments with you.”

39. “I sure wish that I was kissing you rather than just missing you.”

40. “Whenever I miss you, the only thing I can do is sit and stare at your pictures with a smile on my face.”

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41. “I’m getting really sick of checking my phone and never seeing your name.”

42. “The days may pass me by, but my feelings of missing you stand still.”

43. “I miss you asking where I am and bugging me at night. I miss you asking for my hugs. But mostly, I miss being important to you.”

44. “I want to write the words “I miss you” on a rock, and throw it at your face. Only then will you realize how much it really hurts to miss you.”

45. “I hate reading through my old messages from you. It makes me realize how much I truly do miss you.”

46. “I wish I could wake up and see you tomorrow – even if only for second.”

47. “What I would give to spend just one more afternoon with you; to tell you how much you mean to me and how I’ll always love you even after you’re gone.”

48. “I know this one thing for sure: I will never, ever forget about you – even if you ever forget about me.”

49. “Without you around, the sun forgets to shine, the stars forget to twinkle and the time forgets to move on.”

50. “Wherever you are right now, whatever you’re doing in this moment, stop and crack a smile. Why? Because I’m thinking of you, my dear.”

51. “Time may go by and life may go on. But all I can do is miss you and wonder why you’re gone.”

52. “There’s a hole in my world where you used to be. I walk around it constantly in the daytime and fall through it at night. I miss you like crazy.”

53. “Sometimes, the missing of just one person makes the whole world seem empty.”

54. “I miss you! One day, we won’t have to say good-bye; only good-night.”

55. “You can only love a person so much, but can never love someone as much as you miss them.”

56. “All of my days are nights until I see you. And all of my nights are bright as the sun when I can finally wrap my arms around you once again.”

57. “Missing the one we love is worse than death. It frustrates hope even more than despair.”

58. “Leaving the ones we love is a form of death. But each reunion is a form of heaven.”

59. “In the late night hours when the stars light up the sky, I gaze up at each shining ball of light and wish that you were nearby.”

60. “Why does it hurt so much when you leave my side? Because our souls are connected; intertwined.”

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61. “What am I supposed to do with all the days and hours left until I see you again? How can I possibly pass the time between this dark, lonesome place and the time I see your beautiful face?”

62. “I am tired, my love, of wounding my heart with thoughts of missing you, and squeezing that hurt out into tiny ink drops I post in letters to you.”

63. “Why can’t we just take all the people we love in the world, put them all in one place, and just stay together? That wouldn’t work. You know why? Because somebody would leave. Someone always leaves… Always. Then we must say good-bye. And, I hate good-byes. You know what I really need more of? Hellos. I need more hellos in my life.”

64. “One last kiss before we part? Shed a tear and bid you farewell. Though we part, my loving heart will pant for you till we meet again.”

65. “The flowers you drop are forsaken by the spring. The birds you left in the summer no longer sing. The trees you left fade as autumn cools the air. Absence is akin to death to those we love with despair.”

66. “We may be parted, but you’re always near. I can see you, hear you, but I cannot reach you. I miss you, my dear.”

67. “Absence makes the heart grow fonder just as the wind fans a fire.”

68. “Just as the trees quiet without birds, my heart is quiet without you.”

69. “We dream so we never have to be apart. If we show up in each other’s dreams, we can be together all night long.”

70. “I miss all of our conversations. I miss how we used to talk all the time. I miss how I could tell you anything that crossed my mind.”

71. “Whenever I’m missing you, it seems like every song I hear on the radio is about you.”

72. “Not a single moment in the day passes by without my missing you.”

73. “I want to tell you I miss you, but that wouldn’t change a thing. So, I’ll just pretend that I don’t.”

74. “Whenever you wrapped your arms around me, it felt like home. I’m homesick, baby, please come home.”

75. “There will never, ever be a day that I don’t think of you or miss you.”

76. “You should be in my bed falling asleep with me tonight. I miss you so much.”

77. “To say that I miss you is a huge understatement.”

78. “Yes, I miss you. But it’s far better to miss you than to have seen you too much.”

79. “How can I tell you that I miss you in a way that will make your heart ache as much as mine?”

80. “I always think of you in the middle of the night when I can’t sleep. I wish you were here to hold me and hug me back to sleep.”

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81. “Sometimes, it’s not just the missing of someone that pains you. It’s the wondering if they miss you, too.”

82. “You know what I really miss? Having you to talk to.”

83. “Some nights I just lay in bed, thinking about all of the things I wish I could have told you.”

84. “Every time I pause, I think about you and miss you.”

85. “I miss you just like an idiot misses a point.”

86. “You will always be my forever. I miss you.”

87. “Missing you isn’t the hardest part. It’s not talking to you. We used to talk every single day.”

88. “I really miss how happy I was when we were together.”

89. “There are still some days when memories of you knock the wind right out of me.”

90. “Sometimes, I just want to talk to you. Then, I remember that you’re a different person now. That makes me sad because I miss you an awful lot.”

91. “Whenever I miss you, I listen to music that reminds me of you, read our conversations and grin from ear to ear, and then, I miss you some more.”

92. “The most frightening thing about distance is you never know whether the other person will miss you or just forget about you.”

93. “Missing you isn’t the hardest part. It’s learning to live without you that’s really tough.”

94. “There are days that I wish you were here, so I could just tell you how much I really need you and how hard everything has been since you left.”

95. “My mind still can’t wrap itself around the idea of you not being in my life anymore.”

96. “I could really use one of your hugs right now. Missing you!”

97. “I still miss you. I really, really hate that.”

98. “I miss you! I hope that you kiss me really, really hard when I see you again.”

99. “I miss you a lot. No – scratch that. I miss the person you used to be; the one who cared about me.”

100. “Whenever we’re together, hours feel like seconds. Whenever we’re apart, minutes feel like years.”

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101. “I wish you knew that I miss you way too much to even be mad anymore.”

102. “I will spend the rest of my life looking for moments that are full of you.”

103. “There’s no worse feeling in the world than missing someone and knowing that you can never see them again.”

104. “I may not talk to you anymore, but that doesn’t mean I don’t miss you.”

105. “Every day, I try so hard not to miss you. But in the end, I always do.”

106. “I miss the sound of your voice. I miss the feel of your touch. I miss the scent of your perfume. I just miss you.”

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