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Picture quote by Atticus about death

I hope to arrive to my death, late, in love and a little drunk. ⏤ Atticus

Picture quote by Sayings about books

Each time you read a book, a tree smiles knowing there's life after death. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Pablo Neruda about love

If nothing saves us from death, may love at least save us from life. ⏤ Pablo Neruda

Picture quote by Rumi about life

I learned that every mortal will taste death, but only some will taste life. ⏤ Rumi

Picture quote by Ali ibn Abi Talib about friend

A friend is not a true friend unless he protects his friend in his misfortune, in his absence, and at his death. ⏤ Ali ibn Abi Talib

Picture quote about life

One day, you'll be just a memory for some people. Do your best to be a good one.

Picture quote by Natalie Babbitt about life

Do not fear death, but rather the unlived life. ⏤ Natalie Babbitt

Picture quote by Robert De Niro about rest

You'll have time to rest when you're dead. ⏤ Robert De Niro

Picture quote by Lyman Beecher about lies

Never chase a lie. Let it alone, and it will run itself to death. ⏤ Lyman Beecher

Picture quote by Anne Frank about regret

Dead people receive more flowers than the living ones because regret is stronger than gratitude. ⏤ Anne Frank

Picture quote by Gerard Way about life

One day your life will flash before your eyes. Make sure it's worth watching. ⏤ Gerard Way

Picture quote by Khalil Gibran about relativity

For life and death are one, even as the river and the sea are one. ⏤ Khalil Gibran

Picture quote by Kurt Cobain about life

Nobody dies a virgin. Life fucks us all. ⏤ Kurt Cobain

Picture quote by Jim Morrison about life

Life hurts a lot more than death. ⏤ Jim Morrison

Picture quote by Edgar Allan Poe about life

The boundaries which divide Life from Death are the best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins. ⏤ Edgar Allan Poe

Picture quote about satisfaction

As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so a life well spent brings happy death.

Picture quote by Osho [Chandra Mohan Jain] about living

The real question is not whether life exists after death. The real question is whether you are alive before death. ⏤ Osho [Chandra Mohan Jain]

Picture quote by Harold Wilson about courage

Courage is the art of being the only one who knows you're scared to death. ⏤ Harold Wilson

Picture quote by Talib Kweli about life

Life without knowledge is death in disguise. ⏤ Talib Kweli

Picture quote by Abu Bakr about pride

Beware of pride because you will be returning to the earth and your body will be eaten up by the worms. ⏤ Abu Bakr

Picture quote by Oscar Wilde about death

Biography lends to death a new terror. ⏤ Oscar Wilde

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Cowards die many times before their actual deaths

Julius Caesar, leader

I'm the one that's got to die when it's time for me to die, so let me live my life the way I want to.

Jimi Hendrix, musician

Death smiles at us all, all a man can do is smile back.

Marcus Aurelius, emperor

Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.

John Wayne, actor

I do not fear death. I had been dead for billions and billions of years before I was born, and had not suffered the slightest inconvenience from it.

Mark Twain, author

Be happy while you're living, for you're a long time dead.

Scottish Proverbs,

Good men must die, but death cannot kill their names.


The cemeteries are filled with people who thought the world couldn't get along without them.


Death is just life's next big adventure.

J. K. Rowling, novelist

In order to go on living one must try to escape the death involved in perfectionism.

Hannah Arendt, historian

All things, including the grass and trees, are soft and pliable in life; dry and brittle in death.

Lao Tzu, philosopher

It is better to risk starving to death then surrender. If you give up on your dreams, what's left?

Jim Carrey, comedian

As a well-spent day brings happy sleep, so a life well spent brings happy death.

Leonardo da Vinci, artist

Death was afraid of him because he had the heart of a lion.

Arabic Proverbs,

In spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart. I simply can't build up my hopes on a foundation consisting of confusion, misery and death.

Anne Frank, diarist

If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

We should weep for men at their birth, not at their death.

Montesquieu, philosopher

All that live must die, passing through nature to eternity.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

Once the game is over, the king and the pawn go back in the same box.

Italian Proverbs,

I am not afraid of death, I just don't want to be there when it happens.

Woody Allen, director

Let no man fear to die, we love to sleep all, and death is but the sounder sleep.

Francis Beaumont, playwright

There is a way that appears to be right, but in the end it leads to death.

Bible proverbs,

Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose.

Steve Jobs, businessman

One death is a tragedy. A million deaths is a statistic.

Josef Stalin,

Death twitches my ear. Live, he says, I am coming.

Virgil, poet

Many people die at twenty five and aren't buried until they are seventy five.

Benjamin Franklin, president

Death always comes too early or too late.

English Proverbs,

Regard your soldiers as your children, and they will follow you into the deepest valleys; look on them as your own beloved sons, and they will stand by you even unto death.

Sun Tzu, philosopher

Loss and possession, Death and life are one. There falls no shadow where There shines no sun.

Hilaire Belloc, poet

Without health life is not life; it is only a state of langour and suffering - an image of death.

Buddha, monk

Death is a shadow that always follows the body.

English Proverbs,

I'm completely in favor of the separation of Church and State. My idea is that these two institutions screw us up enough on their own, so both of them together is certain death.

George Carlin, comedian

The stars are not wanted now: put out every one; Pack up the moon and dismantle the sun; Pour away the ocean and sweep up the wood. For nothing now can ever come to any good.

W.H. Auden,

Do the thing we fear, and the death of fear is certain.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

A man with outward courage dares to die; a man with inner courage dares to live.

Lao Tzu, philosopher

I carry death in my left pocket. Sometimes I take it out and talk to it: “Hello, baby, how you doing? When you coming for me? I’ll be ready."

Charles Bukowski, author

Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's troublesome.

Isaac Asimov, scientist

Death solves all problems - no man, no problem.

Joseph Stalin, leader

If there are no dogs in Heaven, then when I die I want to go where they went.

Will Rogers, actor

Absence and death are the same - only that in death there is no suffering.

Theodore Roosevelt, president

Death is nature's way of saying, Your table's ready.

Robin Williams, comedian

There are worse things in life than death. Have you ever spent an evening with an insurance salesman?

Woody Allen, director

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, author

But learn that to die is a debt we must all pay.

Euripides, poet

Death is the cure for all diseases.

Sir Thomas Browne,

Death ends a life, not a relationship.

Mitch Albom, writer

dying is an art, like everything else. I do it exceptionally well. I do it so it feels like hell. I do it so it feels real. I guess you could say I've a call.

Sylvia Plath, poet

One should die proudly when it is no longer possible to live proudly.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

There is not a grain of dust, not an atom that can become nothing, yet man believes that death is the annhilation of his being.

Arthur Schopenhauer, philosopher

There's something about death that is comforting. The thought that you could die tomorrow frees you to appreciate your life now.

Angelina Jolie, actress

Every man must do two things alone; he must do his own believing and his own dying.

Martin Luther, monk

I'd rather die while I'm living then live while I'm dead.

Jimmy Buffett, musician

When I die, I want people to play my music, go wild and freak out and do anything they want to do.

Jimi Hendrix, musician

My father was a man of love. He always loved me to death. He worked hard in the fields, but my father never hit me. Never. I don't ever remember a really cross, unkind word from my father.

Johnny Cash, musician

Do not go gentle into that good night, Old age should burn and rave at close of day; Rage, rage against the dying of the light.

Dylan Thomas, poet

I am dying beyond my means.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death... I think... peace and tranquillity will return again.

Anne Frank, diarist

To himself everyone is an immortal. He may know that he is going to die, but he can never know that he is dead.

Samuel Butler, poet

A revolution is a struggle to the death between the future and the past.

Fidel Castro, statesman

The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead.

Albert Einstein, physicist

God's finger touched him and he slept.

Alfred Lord Tennyson, poet

A person doesn't die when he should but when he can.

Gabriel Garcia Marquez, novelist

I'm not afraid to die, I just don't want to be there when it happens.

Woody Allen, director

A man who won't die for something is not fit to live.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

Death is a delightful hiding place for weary men.

Herodotus, historian

Of emotions, of love, of breakup, of love and hate and death and dying, mama, apple pie, and the whole thing. It covers a lot of territory, country music does.

Johnny Cash, musician

While I thought that I was learning how to live, I have been learning how to die.

Leonardo da Vinci, artist

The art of living well and the art of dying well are one.

Epicurus, philosopher

I do not agree with what you have to say, but I'll defend to the death your right to say it.

Voltaire, writer

Nobody owns life, but anyone who can pick up a frying pan owns death.

William S. Burroughs, writer

Some people are so afraid to die that they never begin to live.

Henry Van Dyke, poet

The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?

Edgar Allan Poe, writer

He who has a mistaken idea of life, will always have a mistaken idea of death.

Leo Tolstoy, novelist

Our last garment is made without pockets.

Italian Proverbs,

If death meant just leaving the stage long enough to change costume and come back as a new character...Would you slow down? Or speed up?

Chuck Palahniuk, novelist

To the well-organized mind, death is but the next great adventure.

J. K. Rowling, novelist

A man can die just once.

American Proverbs,

The goal of all life is death.

Sigmund Freud, psychologist

You gotta love livin', baby, 'cause dyin' is a pain in the ass.

Frank Sinatra, musician

Guilt is perhaps the most painful companion of death.

Coco Chanel, fashion designer

I died a mineral, and became a plant. I died a plant and rose an animal. I died an animal and I was man. Why should I fear? When was I less by dying?

Rumi, poet

Death is but a passage. It is not a house, it is only a vestibule. The grave has a door on its inner side.

Alexander Maclaren,

Death belongs to God alone. By what right do men touch that unknown thing?

Victor Hugo, author

If your time ain't come not even a doctor can kill you.


Death is a distant rumor to the young.

Andy Rooney, journalist

If we really think that home is elsewhere and that this life is a wandering to find home, why should we not look forward to the arrival?

C. S. Lewis, writer

In any man who dies there dies with him, his first snow and kiss and fight. Not people die but worlds die in them.

Yevgeny Yevtushenko, poet

We come and cry and that is life, we cry and go and that is death.


To fear death is to misunderstand life.


When death overtakes us; all that we have is left to others; all that we are we take with us.


Nothing can happen more beautiful than death.

Walt Whitman, poet

Neither the sun nor death can be looked at with a steady eye

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

It's astonishing how important a man becomes when he dies.

Yiddish Proverbs,

Life is a dream walking death is a going home.

Chinese Proverbs,

Death, so called, is a thing which makes men weep, and yet a third of life is passed in sleep.

Lord Byron, poet

Death is feared as birth is forgotten.

Doug Horton,

Men should think twice before making widowhood women's only path to power.

Gloria Steinem, activist

He who doesn't fear death dies only once.

Giovanni Falcone, judge

Sleep - death without dying - living, but not life.

Edwin Arnold, poet

He who dies with the most toys is, nonetheless, still dead.


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