quote by Chief Dan George

May the stars carry your sadness away, may the flowers fill your heart with beauty, may hope forever wipe away your tears. And, above all, may silence make you strong.

— Chief Dan George

Most Powerful Condolence quotations

I know for certain that we never lose the people we love, even to death.

They continue to participate in every act, thought and decision we make. Their love leaves an indelible imprint in our memories. We find comfort in knowing that our lives have been enriched by having shared their love.

If I can stop one heart from breaking…” Emily Dickinson If I can stop one heart from breaking, I shall not live in vain; If I can ease one life the aching, Or cool one pain, Or help one fainting robin Unto his nest again, I shall not live in vain.

We must learn to live on the heavenly side and look at things from above.

To contemplate all things as God sees them, as Christ beholds them, overcomes sin, defies Satan, dissolves perplexities, lifts us above trials, separates us from the world and conquers fear of death.

With maternal love, life makes a promise at dawn that it can never hold.

You are forced to eat cold food until your days end. After that, each time a woman holds you in her arms and against her chest, these are merely condolences. You always come back to yell at your mother's grave like an abandoned dog. Never again, never again, never again.

The guardian angels of life sometimes fly so high as to be beyond our sight, but they are always looking down upon us.

They that love beyond the world cannot be separated by it. Death cannot kill what never dies.

A well-spent day brings happy sleep.

There is a sacredness in tears. They are not the mark of weakness, but of power.

Death ends a life, not a relationship.

Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal.

Heartbroken and in tears over the shocking death of my friend, the incomparable Ms. Whitney Houston. My heartfelt condolences to Whitney's family and to all her millions of fans throughout the world. She will never be forgotten as one of the greatest voices to ever grace the earth.

Life is eternal; and love is immortal; and death is only a horizon; and a horizon is nothing save the limit of our sight.

In the depths of your hopes and desires, lies your silent knowledge of the beyond, and like seeds dreaming beneath the snow, your heart dreams of spring. Trust the dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.

One person caring about another represents life's greatest value.

How very softly you tiptoed into our world, almost silently, only a moment you stayed. But what an imprint your footsteps have left upon our hearts

I want to express my deepest condolences at the passing of Steve Jobs, one of the founders of our industry and a true visionary. My heart goes out to his family, everyone at Apple and everyone who has been touched by his work.

When you're riding, only the race in which you're riding is important.

For some moments in life there are no words.

Sympathy is two hearts tugging at one load.

Like a bird singing in the rain, let grateful memories survive in time of sorrow.

He who steps on stones is glad to feel the smallest spray of moss beneath his feet.

Death cannot kill what never dies.

Wherever you are you will always be in my heart.

When you are sorrowful, look again.

A great soul serves everyone all the time.

A great soul never dies. It brings us together again and again.

Oh heart, if one should say to you that the soul perishes like the body, answer that the flower withers, but the seed remains.

Those we love don't go away, they sit beside us every day.

A human life is a story told by God.

And when you have reached the mountain top, then you shall begin to climb.

Compassion, the fairest associate of the heart.

Besides love and sympathy, animals exhibit other qualities connected with the social instincts which in us would be called moral.

Your fear of death is but the trembling of the shepherd when he stands before the king whose hand is to be laid upon him in honour.

And with the morn those angel faces smile Which I have loved long since and lost awhile.

Next to love, Sympathy is the divinest passion of the human heart.