I found the experience of falling in love or being in love was a death, a death of everything. You kind of watch yourself die in a wonderful way, and you experience for the briefest moment – if you see yourself for a moment through their eyes – everything you believed about yourself gone. In a death-and-rebirth sense.— Hozier
Fulfilling Death And Rebirth quotations
I hope to arrive to my death, late, in love and a little drunk.
Each night, when I go to sleep, I die. And the next morning, when I wake up, I am reborn.
Eternally repeating that cycle of death and rebirth, an existence such as this.
.. truly, mine is what may be called a 'perfect existence'!
Each time you read a book, a tree smiles knowing there's life after death.
Without an understanding of myth or religion, without an understanding of the relationship between destruction and creation, death and rebirth, the individual suffers the mysteries of life as meaningless mayhem alone.
Life does not end when we die. Death is a rebirth into a spirit world of light and love, a transition from the physical to the spiritual that is no more frightening or painful than passing between rooms through an open doorway. It is a joyful homecoming to our natural home, . . .
The phoenix must burn to emerge.
If nothing saves us from death, may love at least save us from life.
Transcending the cycle of death and rebirth is the real purpose of this life in human form.
Do no harmful actions, do not become attached to the cycle of death and rebirth, show kindness, respect the old and have compassion for the young, do not have a heart that rejects or a heart that covets and have no worry or sadness in your heart. This is what is called enlightenment. Do not seek it elsewhere.
From contact comes feeling. From feeling comes reaction. This is what keeps us in the cycle of birth and death. Our reactions to our feelings are our passport to rebirth.
I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.
She seemed to belong to that pagan, primitive kingdom of birds and forests where everything was infinitely abundant, wild, blooming, and royal in its perpetual decay, death, and rebirth; illicit and clashing with the human world.
There is only one belief that can rob death of its sting and the grave of its victory. For without that you cannot be born again.
The Hindu religion is the only of the World's great faiths dedicated to the idea that the Cosmos itself undergoes an immense, indeed an infinite, number of deaths and rebirths.
A friend is not a true friend unless he protects his friend in his misfortune, in his absence, and at his death.
Sin was conquered on the cross. Christ's death is the foundation of our hope, the promise of our triumph.
My Guardian is the Planet of Silence.
Soldier Of Death and Rebirth Sailor Saturn! - Hotaru as Sailor Saturn
Don't hate life and death or love life and death.
Keep your every thought free of delusion, and in life you'll witness the beginning of nirvana, and in death you'll experience the assurance of no rebirth.
Courage is being scared to death, but saddling up anyway.
The death of a dream can in fact serve as the vehicle that endows it with new form, with reinvigorated substance, a fresh flow of ideas, and splendidly revitalized color. In short, the power of a certain kind of dream is such that death need not indicate finality at all but rather signify a metaphysical and metaphorical leap forward.
Life and death and rebirth live within me.
Reincarnation is not something that occurs at death;
it is something that takes place at every moment. Death and rebirth are occurring every second.
I learned that every mortal will taste death, but only some will taste life.
Most people don't why they are born or why they die.
They have no understanding of the forces in life that pull them and push them to their death and another rebirth in this or another world.
The process of creativity and life is one of death and rebirth, that's constantly happening over and over again. Whether it's an actual death or just a shift in perspective, that cycle is forever continuing. As an actor and person, that's just something you have to accept.
Rebirth is almost impossible without the darkness.
....I tell myself I am experiencing the death of myself as mother, the death of myself as a younger woman -- precious old lives going by the wayside. Of course, I should let myself grieve. To deny the grief is to squander a transforming and radiant possibility.
The real question is not whether life exists after death. The real question is whether you are alive before death.
Since we're coming into a rebirth, and there's a consciousness of health, because the disease that is death, we are able to overcome that.
I believe our task is to develop a moral and aesthetic imagination deep enough and wide enough to encompass the contradictions of our time and history, the tremendous loss and tragedy as well as greatness and nobility, an imagination capable of recognizing that where there is light there is shadow, that out of hubris and fall can come moral regeneration, out of suffering and death, resurrection and rebirth.
I think we, especially in American culture, are so afraid to talk about death.
And I'm not talking about literal death. I'm talking about shedding skin. I'm talking about rebirth, ultimately, and how we continue to change as human beings and continue to grow. There's that great Henry Miller quote, "All growth is a leap in the dark."
Never chase a lie. Let it alone, and it will run itself to death.
The near touch of death may be a release into life;
if only it will break the egoistic will, and release that other flow.
Enlightenment is to be outside the circle, the circle of death and rebirth.
There is a circle inside you. If you meditate and focus on your third eye, you will see a circle of light.
the sudden violent dispossession accompanying a refugee flight is much more than the loss of a permanent home and a traditional occupation, or than the parting from close friends and familiar places. It is also the death of the person one has become in a particular context, and every refugee must be his or her own midwife at the painful process of rebirth.
One day, you'll be just a memory for some people. Do your best to be a good one.
So when we wake from the ignorance of this world, the dream of existence, all of the experiences that we have ever had fall away. The ideas of life and death, of rebirth, of reincarnation, karma, God, truth, knowledge - all these things fall away.
The experience of the next life is too far away to really be concerned with.
It will be an outgrowth of this incarnation and what happens between birth and death.
The state between birth and death is not sympathetic.
It is a flow system. Whatever your conscious level is, that is how you will reincarnate.
Do not fear death, but rather the unlived life.
The essence of your awareness field definitely goes on after death.
It goes through death, it goes into non-physical states for a time, and then eventually is pulled back and it reincarnates.
Nothing you can do can prevent your death.
Nothing you can do can prevent your rebirth. To step beyond life and death is self-discovery.
You are a fluid metaphor for existence.
You are your own death and your own rebirth. Here is forever. It never changes. We bring perpetual oblivion until we change the world.
Everything in Louisiana is about layers.
There are layers of race, layers of class, layers of survival, layers of death, and layers of rebirth. To live with these layers is to be a true Louisianian. This state has a depth that is simultaneously beyond words and yet as natural as breathing. How can a place be both other-worldly and completely pedestrian is beyond me; however, Louisiana manages to do it. Louisiana is spooky that way.
True sanity entails in one way or another the dissolution of the normal ego, that false self competently adjusted to our alienated social reality... and through this death a rebirth and the eventual re-establishment of a new kind of ego-functioning, the ego now being the servant of the divine, no longer its betrayer.