Death Quotes

Posted by Vebra on September 28, 2012

Death is someone you see very clearly with eyes in the center of your heart: eyes that see not by reacting to light, but by reacting to a kind of a chill from within the marrow of your own life.
- Thomas Merton

The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
- Edgar Allan Poe

The really frightening thing about middle age is the knowledge that you'll grow out of it.
- Doris Day

Some of the formal ways people prepare for death include buying a life insurance policy, drafting a Will, or having a Living Will.
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Don't worry about death, cause dying is easy. It's living that is hard.
- Willie S. Murdock

Remembering that I'll be dead soon is the most important tool I've ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything - all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure - these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important.
- Steve Jobs

I had seen birth and death but had thought they were different.
- T. S. Eliot

I'll never leave this Earth without a fight or at least pretend to for all of those in sight.
- Stanley Victor Paskavich

If you have ever lost someone very important to you, then you already know how it feels, and if you haven't, you cannot possibly imagine it.
- Lemony Snicket

Life is like a coin, you can spend it anyway you want but you can only spend it once.
- n/a

One death is a tragedy; one million is a statistic.
- Joseph Stalin

One can survive everything nowadays, except death, and live down anything, except a good reputation.
- Oscar Wilde

Generosity during life is a very different thing from generosity in the hour of death; one proceeds from genuine liberality and benevolence, the other from pride or fear.
- Horace Mann

Heaven's not a place that you go when you die it's that moment in life when you actually feel alive.
- n/a

Don't dig your grave with your knife and fork.
- (English proverb)

All interest in disease and death is only another expression of interest in life.
- Thomas Mann

Some people come into our lives and quickly go. Others stay for a while leaving footprints on our hearts, and we are forever changed.
- n/a

Generally speaking, the Way of the warrior is resolute acceptance of death.
- Miyamoto Musashi

Our life is made by the death of others.
- Leonardo da Vinci

On a large enough time line, the survival rate for everyone will drop to zero.
- Chuck Palahniuk

Our death is not an end if we can live on in our children and the younger generation. For they are us, our bodies are only wilted leaves on the tree of life.
- Albert Einstein

There is but one truly serious philosophical problem and that is suicide.
- Albert Camus

Death is nothing, but to live defeated and inglorious is to die daily.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

Death is a delightful hiding place for weary men.
- Herodotus

Death is the privilege of human nature. And life without it were not worth our taking. Thurber the poor, the unfortunate, and Mourner. Fly for relief and lay their burdens down.
- Elizabeth Fama

All over the world the wildlife that I write about is in grave danger. It is being exterminated by what we call the progress of civilization.
- Gerald Durrell

If the future seems overwhelming, remember that it comes one moment at a time.
- Beth Mende Conny

People praise virtue, but they hate it, they run away from it. It freezes you to death, and in this world you've got to keep your feet warm.
- Denis Diderot

It is natural to indulge in the illusions of hope. We are apt to shut our eyes to that siren until she allures us to our death.
- Gertrude Stein

Life does not cease to be funny when people die any more than it ceases to be serious when people laugh.
- George Bernard Shaw

Death is a delightful hiding place for weary men.
- Herodotus

When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure.
- n/a

Most of us harbour a significant amount of subconscious fear about death, and act out of this fear in our daily lives.
- Christy Turlington

The world is a fine place and worth the fighting for and I hate very much to leave it.
- Ernest Hemingway

Nature gives to every time and season some beauties of its own; and from morning to night, as from the cradle to the grave, it is but a succession of changes so gentle and easy that we can scarcely mark their progress.
- Charles Dickens

It is possible to provide security against other ills, but as far as death is concerned, we men live in a city without walls.
- Epicurus

Death Quotes
Suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem. Suicide is a choice and I think if we work with that with kids, we'll get somewhere.
- Peter Lynch

Death makes angels of us all and gives us wings where we had shoulders smooth as ravens claws.
- Jim Morrison

Everything that is necessary is also easy. You just have to accept it. And the most necessary, the most natural matter on this planet is death.
- Friedrich Durrenmatt

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