Rate this quote:4.0 / 1 vote

Absence is to love what wind is to fire it extinguishes the small, it enkindles the great.


Discuss this Comte DeBussy-Rabutin quote with the community:



    Find a translation for this quote in other languages:

    الغياب هو أن تحب ما الريح تطلقها تطفئ الصغير ، إنها تشعل الكبير.

    Abwesenheit ist zu lieben, was Wind ist, um zu feuern, es löscht das Kleine aus, es entzündet das Große.

    la ausencia es amar lo que el viento es disparar, apaga lo pequeño, enciende lo grande.

    l'absence est d'aimer ce que le vent est de tirer, elle éteint les petits, elle allume les grands.

    nieobecność polega na kochaniu tego, czym jest wiatr, gasi małe, rozpala wielkich.

    отсутствие - это любить то, что есть ветер, оно гасит малое, оно зажигает великое.

    காற்றானது காற்றைச் சுற்றுவதற்கு சிறியது, அதை பெரியதாக ஆக்கிக் கொண்டது.

    การขาดคือการรักลมที่จะทำให้ไฟมันดับเล็ก ๆ มันทำให้ผู้ยิ่งใหญ่


    Select another language:

    • - Select -
    • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
    • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
    • Español (Spanish)
    • Esperanto (Esperanto)
    • 日本語 (Japanese)
    • Português (Portuguese)
    • Deutsch (German)
    • العربية (Arabic)
    • Français (French)
    • Русский (Russian)
    • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
    • 한국어 (Korean)
    • עברית (Hebrew)
    • Gaeilge (Irish)
    • Українська (Ukrainian)
    • اردو (Urdu)
    • Magyar (Hungarian)
    • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
    • Indonesia (Indonesian)
    • Italiano (Italian)
    • தமிழ் (Tamil)
    • Türkçe (Turkish)
    • తెలుగు (Telugu)
    • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
    • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
    • Čeština (Czech)
    • Polski (Polish)
    • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
    • Românește (Romanian)
    • Nederlands (Dutch)
    • Ελληνικά (Greek)
    • Latinum (Latin)
    • Svenska (Swedish)
    • Dansk (Danish)
    • Suomi (Finnish)
    • فارسی (Persian)
    • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
    • հայերեն (Armenian)
    • Norsk (Norwegian)
    • English (English)

    Quote of the Day Today's Quote | Archive

    Would you like us to send you a FREE inspiring quote delivered to your inbox daily?

    Please enter your email address:


    Use the citation below to add this quote to your bibliography:


    "Comte DeBussy-Rabutin Quotes." Quotes.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2023. Web. 30 Nov. 2023. <https://www.quotes.net/quote/3316>.


    We need you!

    Help build the largest human-edited quotes collection on the web!

    Our favorite collection of

    Famous Authors


    Browse Quotes.net


    Are you a quotes master?

    In which cartoon does this quote appear: "Rule number three, I can't bring people back from the dead. It's not a pretty picture. I don't like doing it!"?
    • A. The Jungle Book
    • B. Alice in Wonderland
    • C. Aladdin
    • D. Ice Age