Best Thank You And Farewell Messages and Quotes to Colleagues

Is it your last day at the office? About to say goodbye to your co-workers? We spend most of the time in our offices and it’s natural to form a special bond with them. Colleagues seem more like a family to us. We share career plans, and guide and support each other when required. And, when you are moving to the next chapter of professional life; we must say thank you to our fabulous team members from deep in our hearts.

Here, we have compiled a list of unique best thank you and farewell messages and quotes. Share them with your bosses, team leaders, and colleagues on the last working day. These unique messages will keep reminding them of the well-spent days together.

They are no longer your colleague but can be your friends forever. It’s extremely important for your professional growth to share some motivating and inspiring farewell messages. Who knows if you meet them up and need their help in the future? So, take a look at our list of farewell messages, pick your favorites, and do share them with them.

Thank You And Farewell Messages to Colleagues


As the expression goes, parting is such sweet sorrow. That is exactly what I’m feeling. I hate to leave such a good group of coworkers, but I am excited about my future. Thanks to each of you for your help in making my time here a success.

It’s been said that the people make a place, and I can genuinely say that it’s all of you who make this a great workplace. I’m sad to be leaving yet excited for what lies ahead, for me and for all of you. I hope our paths intersect time and again.

I am grateful to have been a part of such a wonderful group of colleagues. Throughout my time here, your patience and support were a constant source of encouragement. With my deepest gratitude, I wish you all the best for your future.

Today, I leave here knowing more than when I arrived. More importantly, I leave with friends I once called colleagues. Thank you for being more than coworkers. I look forward to continuing our friendships and I wish you each the very best.

I have learned so much in my time working here, and I think the most important lesson is how well a team can work together. Thank you for taking me in and teaching me how to be the best I can be at my job. Wishing you the absolute best.

With many thanks to all of you for making my time here so rewarding, it’s time for me to say goodbye. You are true professionals and warm colleagues. I will miss working with you and wish you all success in your careers and beyond. Farewell for now.

My time has come to turn a new page and say goodbye. I do so with a deep appreciation for each of you. You have been an ideal group of colleagues and I thank you. May we be fortunate enough to continue our conversations and camaraderie, although we are no longer colleagues.


As I depart, I am grateful that I do not have to be concerned about leaving my responsibilities. I know that everything will be fine because you are a great group of coworkers and a fantastic team. Take care and good luck to all of you.

From you, my esteemed colleagues, I learned so much. From professional skills to personal growth, you have helped me in so many ways. It is with great respect for each of you and sadness at the thought of no longer working together that I must say farewell. Many thanks and good wishes for all that is to come.

As I step forward on a new path, I do so with humble thanks to each of you. Both inside the workplace and out, you have been an inspiring and admirable group of coworkers. Thank you for showing me what a wonderful place work can be. I wish each of you the best and look forward to keeping in touch.

Like any great team, you encouraged me, assisted me, and made me better at what we do. Thank you for sharing the wins and losses, the triumphs and the tribulations. Working with you has been a true privilege. Though today is my last working day here, instead of saying goodbye, I’ll say until we meet again.

The time has come for me to start something new. I depart today with warm memories of my time spent here and the work we’ve done. Thank you to everyone who provided guidance, companionship, assistance, and of course, laughter. I will miss this team and hope we keep in touch. Good luck to each of you.

Thank You Messages for Colleague Leaving

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all. – Helen Keller

Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart. – Eleanor Roosevelt

Live for each second without hesitation. – Elton John

Friendship is like money, easier made than kept. – Samuel Butler

Be slow to fall into friendship; but when thou art in, continue firm & constant. – Socrates

If you have two friends in your lifetime, you’re lucky. If you have one good friend, you’re more than lucky. – S.E. Hinton

Make each day your masterpiece. – John Wooden

There is nothing on this earth more to be prized than true friendship. – Thomas Aquinas

One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood. – Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Live all you can; it’s a mistake not to. – Henry James


Love the life you live. Live the life you love. – Bob Marley

A true friend is someone who thinks that you are a good egg even though he knows that you are slightly cracked. – Bernard Meltzer

Friendship is the source of the greatest pleasures, and without friends even the most agreeable pursuits become tedious. – Thomas Aquinas

Some people arrive and make such a beautiful impact on your life, you can barely remember what life was like without them. – Anna Taylor

Live the life you’ve imagined. – Henry David Thoreau

Fate chooses your relations, you choose your friends. – Jacques Delille

A friend is one of the nicest things you can have, and one of the best things you can be. – Douglas Pagels

A good friend is a connection to life — a tie to the past, a road to the future, the key to sanity in a totally insane world. – Lois Wyse

True friendship ought never to conceal what it thinks. – St. Jerome

There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate. – Linda Grayson


Life is lived on the edge. – Will Smith

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Thank You Letter To Colleagues on Last Day of Work


Subject: A thank you letter to colleagues

Dear colleagues,

I am writing this letter to say thank you to all of you for being such strong pillars of support during my entire journey here at [mention the name of the corporation or organization]. It was my luck to be working with efficient colleagues like you all.

My entire journey, starting from [mention the date] to this date has turned out to be amazing, all thanks to you people. I strongly believe that without the support of my colleagues it was impossible for me to achieve all the targets and you people made it smoother for me. The company has risen to this position today, and a major credit goes to all the employees. All of us have worked hard and conquered all our goals, delivering consistent success.

Not just on the work front, but personally as well, I would like to thank you for being so understanding. I still remember the time when [mention any personal issue].It was impossible for me to come to the office, but all of you took care of the work here and I didn’t need to worry about anything over here. We bonded not just like colleagues but as friends over time and I am really thankful to God for such a blessing that he gave to me in your form.

Now that it is my last day in the office, I am being a bit sentimental over here. Sorry guys, I need to leave soon due to [mention the reason]. However, I hope that each one of you shines in your career and continues rocking.

My best wishes to all of you.

Best regards,

Sender’ Name

(Mention the name of the designation)

Company Name

(Name of the place)

Thank You Messages for Colleague Farewell

I am lucky to have been a part of such an amazing team. It is hard to imagine not walking in here and seeing you each day, but tomorrow is a new start for me. I will miss the bond we have had as coworkers. I wish you all the best in your future.

While I may no longer be able to call you my colleagues, I leave with friends, memories, and lessons learned from each of you. It’s been a pleasure getting to know and working with you during my time here. Best of luck to you all.

My hope is that my departure will not affect the friendships we have developed. The truth is that you are more than just colleagues to me, so I look forward to staying in touch. Wishing you all my best.

Our professional lives are filled with people who come and go, people we remember, and those who fade. As I move on from here, I hold you each of you in my memory, grateful for all the time we spent together. I will miss you and thank you for all you’ve given me. May our careers bring us together again.

I don’t think that I could have asked for a better group of colleagues. I offer my huge thank you to each of you for all of your help. You have been a joy to work with, and I wish you the best for your future.

Some people refer to workplace friendships as situational, limited to the time and place of being colleagues. During my time here, I’ve made so many friends and I sincerely hope we prove those people wrong. Thank you for everything and please keep in touch.

I count it a great honor to have worked with all of you. I have learned something valuable from each one of you and leave a better person. Thank you for being such a wonderful group of colleagues.

It has been an honor working with each one of you. In all honesty, you are such a fantastic group of coworkers. I hope you know how much I appreciate everything you did for me. You are the most wonderful group of people I have worked with.

Today, I set out on a new adventure and must say goodbye for now. I will miss your friendship, your advice, your professional strength, and most of all, knowing that I have the best coworkers I could imagine. I look forward to keeping in touch with each of you.


It is with a grateful heart that I thank you for all that you’ve done for me. You are a fantastic group of colleagues. I count it a privilege and an honor to have worked with each one of you. May all your futures be full of outstanding achievements.

You have been such an incredible group of coworkers. It is difficult to imagine my life away from this company. However, I am excited to venture out into new places to learn new things. I take with me pleasant memories of knowing each of you. All my best to you.

It seems like just yesterday that I started working here. I cannot believe that I am actually leaving. I honestly could not have asked for a better group of coworkers. You are a fantastic group of people to work with. Thank you all.

It is with a heavy heart that I say goodbye to you. I cannot thank you enough for the lessons you’ve taught me and the friendship you’ve so freely given. I will miss working with you and wish you all great things. Please keep in touch. My door will always be open to you.

Working with all of you has been the best experience of my work history. I have never known a more talented group of colleagues, and you work together so well. Thank you for taking me in and mentoring me. I wish you all the best.

Thank You Messages for Coworker Leaving

You may no longer be my coworker, but you’ll continue to be my friend. Good luck with your new job!
We wish you boundless success wherever you go!

Having the privilege of working with you has been the highlight of my time here. Best of luck in your new position!

Take care of yourself in your new job. I wish I could be your coworker there too! The people you’re going to work with are in for a real treat. Goodbye, and keep in touch!

I’ll miss you and think of you. Thank you for the good times and sweet memories that we shared together.

Let me take this moment to acknowledge the deep gratitude I have for your many kindnesses and unwavering support during all of the years that I worked with you. I wish you all the best. Goodbye!

I’ve really enjoyed working with you. Good luck with your new job.

Good colleagues are the kind of people you can rely on, generally, get along with, share a joke or two, and ask for help. You’re definitely all of these things. I’m sure your new coworkers will think the same about you as well.

I hope the next place that you work will rival the joy that you’ve had working here.

While it pains me to bid you farewell as you start a new phase of your career, I sincerely wish you continued success in all your future endeavors.

This is such an exciting opportunity for you, but we still can’t believe you’re leaving. Please keep in touch!

Our teamwork hasn’t been the same since you left the office. We’re really missing your valuable contributions.

Dear officemate, you are an exceptional staff member dedicated to promoting excellence and making the workplace a fun place to be. We will definitely miss you, and we hope you will keep in touch with us from time to time.

Wishing you the best in this next phase of your career. Congratulations, and best of luck!

It didn’t take long for me to see you as my friend, rather than my colleague. I’m lucky to have worked with you, and I’ll miss you. Let’s keep in touch.


While you might no longer work here, let’s keep working on our friendship. I’d love to stay in contact with you.

Working in this office without you will be so boring. We’ll miss having a wonderful colleague like you. Good luck in your future endeavors!

I’m seriously going to miss you here—best of luck in your new endeavor. See you soon!

You’ve been a friend, colleague, and mentor whom I have treasured so much. However, you’re bound for bigger and better things. Goodbye, mate!

I’ve learned a lot working with you these past years. I know you’ll be successful in your new position. Thank you and farewell, friend!

Having fun and being happy at work won’t be as easy without a wonderful person like you around. The whole workplace will miss you. Goodbye, and all the best!

You’ve been so dependable, supportive, encouraging, and honest during your time here. Your new place is incredibly lucky to have you. Keep doing great things.

Thanks a lot for all your support and encouragement. You are the best colleague I have ever met. Bye, and keep in touch!

Every once in a while, you meet a person that you instantly click with. You’re definitely one of those people for me. I’m so happy that we got to spend the time we did together. Enjoy your new position!

I will miss my colleague and best friend, but the sweet memories we shared together will stay in my heart forever. You are the best staff I have ever worked with. Bye!

Your decision-making skill is an asset that has always inspired me to be like you. I appreciate all your words of encouragement and everything I have learned from you. Farewell, sir!

Thank you for all the support and goodwill you have shown to me over the years. The sweet memories of working with a coworker like you will be hard to forget. Farewell, mate!


I hope that your new place is full of fun and happiness. Take care, and wishing you all the best.

Goodbye And Thank You Messages Leaving Company

It has always been a great gratification working with you. I am going to miss you so much. Goodbye!

I have learned so much from you during your work here at the company. I wish you all the best in your new job. Thank you and goodbye!


I am going to miss you so much. Your jokes made the working environment more conducive to work in. I can wait to see you. Goodbye!

Today is my last day working in this company; I couldn’t leave without saying goodbye. It has always been a pleasure working with such an amazing team. I wish you the best of luck in all that you do. Please keep in touch. You can reach me at [personal email address].

Apart from being a colleague, you have been an amazing friend. I am so lucky to have worked with you. Keep in touch. Goodbye!

Goodbye Thank You and Farewell Quotes to Colleagues

I have enjoyed working with all of you. I know that as I leave here, I am a far better person than when I arrived. As colleagues go, you are all the best! I will miss you and wish you all success and happiness.

What a wonderful gift I received, working with you! Thank you for showing me kindness, sharing your wisdom, and creating a place I’ve been happy to spend my working hours. I hope to stay in contact and wish you all the best.

Thank you for everything that you’ve accomplished so far, and good luck to everything you will in the future. – Unknown

It seems that we spend more time with our coworkers than with our own family. I am grateful that I had the opportunity to work with all of you. You encouraged me and supported me more than you will ever know. I hope your kindness is rewarded in abundance.

I have never worked with a more incredible group of colleagues. You taught me the value of working hard but also taking time to enjoy those around you. Thank you, and my best wishes to you all.

Great is the art of beginning, but greater is the art of ending. – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Some people think of work as a four-letter word, but working with you has been time spent with truly great people. Thank you for helping me through my time here and thank you in advance for keeping in touch. My very best to each of you.

As I say goodbye, I think fondly of each of you and the roles you played in making this workplace more than just a job. You, dear colleagues, have made it rewarding, fun, and a place that I will miss. Thank you and best of luck to each of you.

I know that it was not always easy teaching me, so I say with a grateful heart, thank you! You have been a wonderful group of coworkers. I am thankful for the wisdom you entrusted to me. Take care and best wishes.

Having awesome colleagues is a bad habit, because it’ll be impossible to work with someone else now that you’re leaving. Goodbye. – Unknown


Be well, do good work, and keep in touch. – Garrison Keillor

Sometimes an office environment can be challenging to navigate. I can say that without a doubt that this was not the case here. You have been the best coworkers I have ever worked with. Thank you for your help and support. Wishing you great success in all you do.

Starting a new chapter is always challenging, as it begins by ending one. I will miss working with each of you. Thank you for all the help, the laughs, and the time we’ve shared. I will always look back at this chapter with fond memories. May the next one be equally rewarding for each of you.

Thank You And Farewell Messages To Colleagues Retirement

Now that you have a lot of free time, spend it with your family and friends. Best wishes on your retirement. I hope you have a beautiful and exciting time ahead.

Cheers to one of the best workers in this office. Best wishes for your future. The way you worked all these years passionately, now enjoy your freedom passionately. Happy retirement!

You have been such an inspiration to look up to and made the whole workplace experience happier than ever. Hope you keep on being this awesome.

I wanted you to know what a blessing it’s been to work with you over these past few years. Hope you’ll enjoy every minute of your retirement. We’re really going to miss you!

Don’t retire with regrets of what you couldn’t do. Retire with ambitions of what you will do now. Congratulations.

I hope you get to experience all the adventures you wanted to after retirement and hope you enjoy every bit of your life.

Retirement is the only time when you can have a life without having a job. Congratulations.

Enjoying living life and have fun. May retirement bring you great things.

Happy retirement dear colleague. I hope your retirement treats you well!

You have made every day at the workplace funnier and easier. Thanks for being such a great shoulder to lean on. May God bless you for your good deeds. Enjoy your retirement.

Thanks for making our work life much easier and more fun. Now you can spend some time with your family and best friends. May you get the best of everything in life.


Congratulations on your retirement, my most hard-working colleague.

Work will no longer be the same, dear. You will be greatly missed, and we offer our heartfelt congratulations and prayers your way.

Keep enjoying the things you have always wanted to do but couldn’t. May the Almighty bless you and keep you in good health.

Most people spend their whole lives planning their retirement, but they don’t know what to do when they actually retire. Don’t let this happen to you.

Retirement is not about giving up, losing yourself, slowing down, or feeling old. Retirement is about enjoying the longest holiday of life. Farewell.


Wishing you stress-free, relaxing and incredible Retirement.

Professional Thank You And Farewell Messages To Colleagues

Transitions are filled with anticipation and sorrow. As I prepare to move on, I’m sad to say goodbye to you. You have been a part of my daily life and I’ll miss each of you. At the same time, I’m eager to see how all of your careers unfold and to begin my next venture. I hope we keep in touch and I wish you all good luck.

I move on today, strengthened by the support of a team of colleagues, unlike any other. Thank you for helping me to grow, allowing me to learn, and for all the kind words you’ve shared. I will miss you all.

As I move on to the next chapter of my professional life, I thank you for being a remarkable set of people whom I’ve greatly enjoyed working with. Thanks to each of you, I’ll never forget my time here. Best wishes to all.

Working with all of you has been such a wonderful experience as it’s each of you that has made this job a joy. Thank you for creating such a welcoming work environment and for being more than simply coworkers. While our paths may diverge, I hope we keep in contact.

I have grown in ways I never expected while working with all of you. You are a fantastic group of coworkers who have gone the extra mile to set me up for success. Thank you all for sharing your wisdom with me.

Teamwork is so incredible when someone has coworkers like you. It was a genuine pleasure to work with each one of you. As I leave you, it is with a full heart that I wish you the absolute best.

As I leave today, I am overflowing with gratitude. You are a truly amazing group of colleagues and my heart is happy because of the friendships we have made and the work we have done together. My thanks to each of you. May we all have coworkers as fabulous as you.


Saying goodbye is always hard for me and so much more now because I have to say goodbye to all of you. You have been a far better group of coworkers than I dreamed. I’ve learned so much from being a part of this team, so thank you all.

I never imagined when I started working here that I would make so many friends. You have all been amazing coworkers, and I am grateful for the honor of having worked with you. I leave knowing my life is better for having worked here.

Thank you for giving me a professional home. During our time working together, you became more of a family than a group of coworkers. I’ll always cherish our friendships and thank you from the bottom of my heart for all you’ve given me. I wish you all the best and bid you all farewell.

Leaving this job is proving harder than I thought it was going to be. I know that the bond we shared as coworkers will not be easily found elsewhere. I count myself fortunate to have worked with every one of you. Thank you for everything.

Final words:

Whether it’s about personal or professional relations; we should always maintain respect and trust. So, instead of saying normal goodbyes; you can say we’ll definitely meet again and appreciate them for a positive work environment. Say thank you to your amazing colleagues for being supportive all the time.

When we move from one organization to another; we aren’t breaking the ties rather we are creating new ones. We suggest writing handwritten notes than sharing the same message with the group of colleagues through email. Now, quickly go through our thank you and farewell messages and share your favorite ones with them.

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