Letters to absence can a voice impart, And lend a tongue when distance gags the heart.
- Horace Walpole
- All gardening is landscape painting. - Horace Walpole
- The world is a tragedy to those who feel, but a comedy to those who think. - Horace Walpole
- Life is a tragedy for those who feel, but a comedy to those who think. - Horace Walpole
- And of the pangs of absence to remove By letters, soft interpreters of love. - Matthew Prior
- Absence makes the heart grow fonder. - Anonymous