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  1. Picture quote by Atticus about death

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

  2. Picture quote by Sayings about books

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

  3. Picture quote by Pablo Neruda about love

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

  4. Picture quote by Rumi about life

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

  5. 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

  6. Picture quote about life

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

  7. Picture quote by Natalie Babbitt about life

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

  8. Picture quote by Robert De Niro about rest

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

  9. Picture quote by Lyman Beecher about lies

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

  10. Picture quote by Gerard Way about life

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

  11. Picture quote by Anne Frank about regret

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

  12. Picture quote by Khalil Gibran about relativity

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

  13. Picture quote by Jim Morrison about life

    Life hurts a lot more than death. ⏤ Jim Morrison

  14. Picture quote about satisfaction

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

  15. Picture quote by Kurt Cobain about life

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

  16. 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]

  17. 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

  18. Picture quote by Talib Kweli about life

    Life without knowledge is death in disguise. ⏤ Talib Kweli

  19. 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

  20. 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

  21. Picture quote by Oscar Wilde about death

    Biography lends to death a new terror. ⏤ Oscar Wilde

What are the best death quotations?

Below you can read the best quotes about death of all times. Some of the top sayings from famous people here to read and remember. Access the best death quotations. Top death sayings on images and beautiful affirmations. Enjoy and bookmark favorite ones.

Cowards die many times before their actual deaths

Julius Caesar

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

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

Marcus Aurelius

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

John Wayne

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

Scottish Proverbs

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

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

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

Hannah Arendt

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

Lao Tzu

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

Leonardo da Vinci

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

Jim Carrey

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

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

Martin Luther King, Jr.

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


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

William Shakespeare

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

Woody Allen

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

Italian Proverbs

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

Francis Beaumont

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

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

Josef Stalin

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


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

Benjamin Franklin

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

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


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

Hilaire Belloc

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

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

Lao Tzu

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

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

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

Isaac Asimov

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

Theodore Roosevelt

Death solves all problems - no man, no problem.

Joseph Stalin

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


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

Will Rogers

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

Woody Allen

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

Robin Williams

Death is the cure for all diseases.

Sir Thomas Browne

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

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

Friedrich Nietzsche

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

Martin Luther

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

Angelina Jolie

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

Fidel Castro

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

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

Death ends a life, not a relationship.

Mitch Albom

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

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

Jimmy Buffett

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

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

Jimi Hendrix

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?


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

Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

Gabriel Garcia Marquez

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

I am dying beyond my means.

Oscar Wilde

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

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

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

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

Leonardo da Vinci

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

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

William S. Burroughs

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


Death is a delightful hiding place for weary men.


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

Henry Van Dyke

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


God's finger touched him and he slept.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

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

Woody Allen

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

Frank Sinatra

Our last garment is made without pockets.

Italian Proverbs

To fear death is to misunderstand life.


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

J. K. Rowling

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

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

The goal of all life is death.

Sigmund Freud

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

Leo Tolstoy

Guilt is perhaps the most painful companion of death.

Coco Chanel

A man can die just once.

American Proverbs

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

Victor Hugo

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

Edwin Arnold

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


Death is a distant rumor to the young.

Andy Rooney

He who doesn't fear death dies only once.

Giovanni Falcone

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

Nothing can happen more beautiful than death.

Walt Whitman

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

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


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


Death, the most dreaded of all evils, is therefore of no concern to us; for while we exist death is not present, and when death is present we no longer exist.


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

Yiddish Proverbs

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

Francois de la Rochefoucauld

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


Death must be so beautiful. To lie in the soft brown earth, with the grasses waving above one's head, and listen to silence. To have no yesterday, and no tomorrow. To forget time, to forgive life, to be at peace.

Oscar Wilde

Shrinking away from death is something unhealthy and abnormal which robs the second half of life of its purpose.

Carl Jung

It matters not how a man dies, but how he lives. The act of dying is not of importance, it lasts so short a time.

Samuel Johnson

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