Death Quotes

Graffito, in belfast - is there life before death?...
Bhagavad gita - for certain is death for the born and certain is...

He can be lethal death.
Jerry Coleman
To the well - Organized mind, death is but the next great adventure.
J. K. Rowling
On his deathbed Death, the only immortal who treats us all alike, whose pity and whose peace and whose refuse are for all - - The soiled and the pure, the rich and the poor, the loved and the unloved.
Mark Twain
Perhaps the best cure for the fear of death is to reflect that life has a beginning as well as an end. There was time when we were not this gives us no concern - - why then should it trouble us that a time will come when we shall cease to be.
William Hazlitt

The fear of death is more to be dreaded than death itself.
Publilius Syrus
Saki - he is one of those people who would be enormously...
It was a love of the air and sky and flying, the lure of adventure, the appreciation of beauty. It lay beyond the descriptive words of men - where immortality is touched through danger, where life meets death on equal plane where man is more than man, and existence both supreme and valueless at the same time.
Charles Augustus Lindbergh, Jr.
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
As men, we are all equal in the presence of death.
Publilius Syrus
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
For certain is death for the born And certain is birth for the dead; Therefore over the inevitable Thou shouldst not grieve.
Bhagavad Gita, Chapter 2
I meant to write about death, only life came breaking in as usual.
Virginia Woolf, Diary, 17 February 1922
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
Like all of us in this storm between birth and death, I can wreak no great changes on the world, only small changes for the better, I hope, in the lives of those I love.
Dean Koontz
Death comes equally to us all, and makes us all equal when it comes.
John Donne
When a man comes to die, no matter what his talents and influence, and genius, if he dies unloved his life must be a failure to him and dying a cold horror. It seems to me that if you or I must choose between two courses of thought or action, we should remember our dying and try so to live that our death brings no pleasure to the world.
John Steinbeck, East of Eden
No life that breathes with human breath Has ever truly longed for death.
Alfred Tennyson
Do not fear death so much, but rather the inadequate life.
Bertolt Brecht, The Mother, 1932
It is a sad fact that 50 percent of marriages in this country end in divorce. But hey, the other half end in death. You could be one of the lucky ones!
Richard Jeni
All our knowledge merely helps us to die a more painful death than animals that know nothing.
Maurice Masterlinck
Oh, how I love the Earth and everything in it, life and death. And men. One can think of nothing finer, or nicer, than men their wars, their concentration camps, their justice.
Marcel Ayme
Sinful and forbidden pleasures are like poisoned bread; they may satisfy appetite for the moment, but there is death in them at the end.
Tyron Edwards
They say that the wages of sin is death. But after taxes its just a tired feeling really.
Paula Poundstone, HBO stand - Up routine
What is play to the cat is death to the mouse.
Danish prove
Sleep, those little slices of death; Oh how I loathe them.
Edgar Allan Poe
Soldiers who are not afraid of guns, bombs, capture, torture or death say they are afraid of homosexuals. Clearly we should not be used as soldiers; we should be used as weapons.
Anonymous, Letter to the Editor, The Advocate
If my survival caused another to perish, then death would be sweeter and more beloved.
Kahlil Gibran
A single death is a tragedy; a million deaths is a statistic.
Joseph Stalin
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
If we are to abolish the death penalty, I should like to see the first step taken by my friends the murderers.
Alphonse Ka
Seeing death as the end of life is like seeing the horizon as the end of the ocean.
David Searls
Use your imagination not to scare yourself to death but to inspire yourself to life.
Adele Brookman
If I think more about death than some other people, it is probably because I love life more than they do.
Angelina Jolie
Do what you fear, and the death of fear is certain.
Anthony Robbins
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
Sleep... Oh! how I loathe those little slices of death....
Longfellow
If you must choose between two paths, either of which will bring death and defeat, then choose the path wherein you die fighting for honor and justice.
Pan Ku
Think not disdainfully of death, but look on it with favor; for even death is one of the things that Nature wills.
Marcus Aurelius Antoninus, Meditations