Death Quotes

We owe a deep debt of gratitude to Adam, the first great benefactor of the human race: he brought death into the world.
Mark Twain
Leonardo da vinci, the notebooks - as a well - spent day brings happy sleep, so life...

Death in itself is nothing but we fear To be we know not what, we know not where.
John Dryden
If we value so highly the dignity of life, how can we not also value the dignity of death No death may be called futile.
Yukio Mishima
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
To judge the real importance of an individual, we should think of the effect his death would produce.
Peter de Gaston Levis

Dean koontz - like all of us in this storm between birth and...
George whelton - the resounding echo of the mortal coil, echoes in...
Give me an incubator or give me death!
Hawkeye and Trapper, M*A*S*H
A man who is afraid of death will be afraid of life also, because life brings death. If you are afraid of the enemy and you close your door, the friend will also be prohibited.
Osho, The art of Dying
Death is the only grammatically correct full stop?
Brian Patten, Schoolboy (1990)
Live your own life, for you will die your own death.
Latin Prove
It is not death or pain that is to be dreaded, but the fear of pain or death.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I am sailing out along parallel 32. 5 to stress that this is the Libyan border. This is the line of death where we shall stand and fight with our backs to the wall. On planning confrontation with US Sixth Fleet in Mediterranean.
Muammar Qaddafi
I have harnessed the shadows that stride from world to world to sow death and madness...
HP Lovecraft, From Beyond
Death is nothing to us, since when we are, death has not come, and when death has come, we are not.
Epicurus, from Diogenes Laertius, Lives of Eminent Philosophers
Death most resembles a prophet who is without honor in his own land or a poet who is a stranger among his people.
Kahlil Gibran
Death smiles at us all, but all a man can do is smile back.
Marcus Aurelius
The name of peace is sweet, and the thing itself is beneficial, but there is a great difference between peace and servitude. Peace is freedom in tranquillity, servitude is the worst of all evils, to be resisted not only by war, but even by death.
Cicero
All interest in disease and death is only another expression of interest in life.
Thomas Mann
I meant, said Ipslore bitterly, what is there in this world that truly makes living worthwhile? Death thought about it. Cats, he said eventually. Cats are nice.
Terry Pratchet, Sourcery
While you are not able to serve men, how can you serve spirits of the dead?... While you do not know life, how can you know about death?
Confucius, The Confucian Analects, bk. 11: 11
We Americans want peace, and it is now evident that we must be prepared to demand it. For other peoples have wanted peace, and the peace they received was the peace of death.
Rev. Francis J. Spellman, Archbishop of New York. 22 September, 1940
I know not what course others may take, but as for me, give me liberty, or give me death.
Patrick Henry, (Virginia Convention, March 23, 1775)
If you think about disaster, you will get it. Brood about death and you hasten your demise. Think positively and masterfully, with confidence and faith, and life becomes more secure, more fraught with action, richer in achievement and experience.
Swami Sivanada
Death is as light as a feather; duty as heavy as a mountain.
Robert Jordan, The Wheel of Time
Nothing in the world is as certain as death.
Jean Froissart, 1359
It is entirely seemly for a young man killed in battle to lie mangled by the bronze spear. In his death all things appear fair. But when dogs shame the gray head and gray chin and nakedness of an old man killed, it is the most piteous thing that happens among wretched mortals.
Homer, The Iliad
The leading cause of death among fashion models is falling through street grates.
Dave Barry
What is play to the cat is death to the mouse.
Danish prove
Life is but a moment, death also is but another.
Dr. Robert Schulle
A man whose life has been dishonourable is not entitled to escape disgrace in death.
Lucius Accius
Even the fear of death is nothing compared to the fear of not having lived authentically and fully.
Frances Moore Lappe, O Magazine, May 2004
Personally, I would be delighted if there were a life after death, especially if it permitted me to continue to learn about this world and others, if it gave me a chance to discover how history turns out.
Carl Sagan
Even at our birth, death does but stand aside a little. And every day he looks towards us and muses somewhat to himself whether that day or the next he will draw nigh.
Robert Bolt
I disapprove of what you say, but will defend to the death your right to say it.
Voltaire
He can be lethal death.
Jerry Coleman
I was court - Martialled in my absence, and sentenced to death in my absence, so I said they could shoot me in my absence.
Brendan Francis Behan
If the radiance of a thousand suns were to burst at once into the sky that would be like the splendor of the Mighty One... I am become Death, the Shatterer of Worlds.
J. Robert Oppenheimer, Quoting "The Bhagavad Gita", Alamogordo, New Mexico, 1945
If the radiance of a thousand sunsWere to burst at once into the skyThat would be like the splendor of the Mighty one - - I am become Death, The shatterer of Worlds.
Hindu Spiritual