Death Quotes

Death is a veil which those who live call life, Sleep and it is lifted.
Percy B. Shelley
Rabindranath tagore - death is not extinguishing the light it is simply...

There are worse things in life than death. Have you ever spent an evening with an insurance salesman.
Woody Allen
Do the thing you fear most and the death of fear is certain.
Mark Twain
It seems to me that if you or I must choose between two courses of thoughts or action we should remember our dying and try so to live, that our death brings no pleasure on the world.
John Steinbeck
Death is a very dull, dreary affair, and my advice to you is to have nothing whatsoever to do with it.
W. Somerset Maugham

Emma thompson, vanity fai - i was brought up by very witty people who were...
George santayana - there is no cure for birth and death save to...
Between two groups of men that want to make inconsistent kinds of worlds I see no remedy except force... It seems to me that every society rests on the death of men.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Duty is heavier than a mountain, death lighter than a feather.
Jordan, Robert
Cosmic upheaval is not so moving as a little child pondering the death of a sparrow in the corner of a barn.
Anouk Aimee
Death is not the worst; rather, in vain To wish for death, and not to compass it.
Sophocles, Electra
Perhaps the only misplaced curiosity is that which persists in trying to find out here, on this side of death, what lies beyond the grave.
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
The longer I live, the more I am certain that the great difference between the great and the insignificant, is energy - Invincible determination - - A purpose once fixed, and then death or victory.
Sir Thomas Bowell Buxton
Use your imagination not to scare yourself to death but to inspire yourself to life.
Adele Brookman
No evil can happen to a good man, either in life or after death.
Plato, Dialogues, Apology
What is play to the cat is death to the mouse.
Danish prove
For that which is born death is certain, and for the dead birth is certain. Therefore grieve not over that which is unavoidable.
Bhagavad Gita
Some things are so completely ludicrous that a man must laugh or die. To die laughing must be the most glorious of all glorious deaths!
Edgar Allen Poe
To carry a grudge is like being stung to death by one bee.
William H. Walton
Death, so called, is a thing which makes men weep, And yet a third of life is passed in sleep.
George Gordon Byron
If we are to abolish the death penalty, I should like to see the first step taken by my friends the murderers.
Alphonse Ka
Death is as casual - And often as unexpected - As birth. It is as difficult to define grief as joy. Each is finite. Each will fade.
Jim
Give death a better name or die trying.
Timothy Leary
To philosophize is nothing else than to prepare oneself for death.
Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
He is one of those people who would be enormously improved by death.
Saki
Courage is being scared to death - But saddling up anyway.
John Wayne
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
Generally speaking, the Way of the warrior is the resolute acceptance of death.
Miyamoto Musashi, The Book of Five Rings
Our fear of death is like our fear that summer will be short, but when we have had our swing of pleasure, our fill of fruit, and our swelter of heat, we say we have had our day.
John Donne
Do not fear death so much, but rather the inadequate life.
Bertolt Brecht, The Mother, 1932
Give me an incubator or give me death!
Hawkeye and Trapper, M*A*S*H
I do not fear the inevitable death for it is certain. Instead I fear life for here anything is possible.
Mavette Sadile
Death may be the greatest of all human blessings.
Socrates
Live your own life, for you will die your own death.
Latin Prove
Neither fire nor wind, birth nor death can erase our good deeds.
Buddha
It is a brave act of valor to condemn death, but where life is more terrible than death it is then the truest valor to dare to live.
Sir Thomas Brown
Animals have these advantages over man: they never hear the clock strike, they die without any idea of death, they have no theologians to instruct them, their last moments are not disturbed by unwelcome and unpleasant ceremonies, their funerals cost them nothing, and no one starts lawsuits over their wills.
Voltaire
Until the day of his death, no man can be sure of his courage.
Jean Anouilh
It is love, not reason, that is stronger than death.
Thomas Mann