When I die, I want to die like my grandfather who died peacefully in his sleep. Not screaming like all the passengers in his car.— Will Rogers
Sentimental death and dying quotes that are about feel like dying
Holding onto anger is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die.
The old world is dying, and the new world struggles to be born; now is the time of monsters
One individual may die for an idea, but that idea will, after his death, incarnate itself in a thousand lives.
I would rather die of passion than of boredom.
It's better to have died a small child than to be a politician who gets caught in a scandal during a slow news month.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
The sky is falling, the wind is calling Stand for something, or die in the morning
The bravest thing I ever did was continuing my life what I wanted to die.
Bury my body and don't build any monument.
Keep my hands out so the people know the one who won the world had nothing in hand when he died.
This life is the only hell believers will ever know.
But for those who die in their sins, this is their only heaven.
If you don't find a way to make money while you sleep, you will work until you die.
You were born an original. Don't die a copy.
Unexpressed emotions will never die. They are buried alive and will come forth later in uglier ways.
I would rather be rich affluent and greedy and go to hell when I die, than live in poverty on this earth.
It is better to die for an idea that will live, than to live for an idea that will die.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
This creature softened my heart of stone.
She died and with her died my last warm feelings for humanity.
Toil and risk are the price of glory, but it is a lovely thing to live with courage and die leaving an everlasting fame.
When Satan tells me I am a sinner he comforts me immeasurably, since Christ died for sinners.
Every man dies. Not every man really lives.
A memory lasts forever. Never does it die. True friends stay together. And never say goodbye.
The purpose of life is a life with a purpose.
So I’d rather die for a cause, than live a life that is worthless.
Pastime with good company I love and shall, until I die.
Grudge who list, but none deny! So God be pleased, thus live will I.
If you live for people's acceptance, you will die from their rejection.
One only dies once, and if one does not die well, a good opportunity is lost and will not present itself again.
One had better die fighting against injustice than die like a dog or a rat in a trap.
We been on the road for 18 hours... I need a bath, some chow... and then you and me sit down, and we talk about who dies,eh?
Better to die on ones feet than to live on ones knees.
In the 70s, GEORGE CLINTON and PARLIAMENT FUNKADELIC and EARTH WIND & FIRE, we were very serious about our music and who we were trying to touch. I think that's why the music of the 70s has not died - because it has a rejuvenating quality to it.
I die without seeing dawn's light shining on my country.
.. You, who will see it, welcome it for me...don't forget those who fell during the nighttime.
Optimists and pessimists die the exact same death, but they live very different lives!
Motivation will die. Let discipline take its place.
If I advance; follow me. If I retreat; kill me. If I die; avenge me! It is better to live one day as a lion than one-hundred years as a sheep!
I'd rather die on my feet, than live on my knees.
I die innocent of all the crimes laid to my charge;
I pardon those who have occasioned my death; and I pray to God that the blood you are going to shed may never be visited on France.
If you love a flower, don't pick it up. Because if you pick it up it dies and it ceases to be what you love. So if you love a flower, let it be. Love is not about possession. Love is about appreciation.
The snake which cannot cast its skin has to die.
As well the minds which are prevented from changing their opinions; they cease to be mind.
Whenever you can, act as a liberator.
Freedom, dignity, wealth - these three together constitute the greatest happiness of humanity. If you bequeath all three to your people, their love for you will never die.
Take care of your body as if you were going to live forever;
and take care of your soul as if you were going to die tomorrow.
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone.
If you live for people’s acceptance you will die from their rejection.
The Ku Klux Klan never dies. They just stop wearing sheets because sheets cost too much.
You learn something out of everything, and you come to realize more than ever that we're all here for a certain space of time, and, and then it's going to be over, and you better make this count.
I'm not afraid to fail...I'm scared to death of dying and having the Lord say to me, 'Angelica, this is what you might have done had you trusted more.
Music is a spiritual thing, you don't play with music.
If you play with music you will die young. You see, because when the higher forces give you the gift of music...musicians hip, it must be well used for the gift of humanity.