I am pleased that I am able to stand here today and say with a pure heart and meaningful heart that I am against the death penalty. There is no purpose that it serves except to further the damage that death has already done.— Mamie Till
Glamorous Meaningful Death quotations
I hope to arrive to my death, late, in love and a little drunk.
I would rather die a meaningful death than to live a meaningless life.
A well-spent day brings happy sleep.
Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.
Death ends a life, not a relationship.
The truth is, once you learn how to die, you learn how to live.
Being a creator of a song I get to take all these broken fragments of failure and chaos and weave together something beautiful and meaningful. Decay. Death. Pain. Fall. And if God is a songwriter then these fallen leaves of mine can be redeemed
If nothing saves us from death, may love at least save us from life.
We are here to laugh at the odds and live our lives so well that Death will tremble to take us.
That I should die next week, I would still be able to sit at my desk all week and study with perfect equanimity, for I know now that life and death make a meaningful whole.
Live each day as if it were your last for some day it will be.
Each time you read a book, a tree smiles knowing there's life after death.
True 'joy' is the difference between just amusing ourselves to death and creating 'meaningful' pleasure.
Those we love don't go away, they sit beside us every day.
We understand death for the first time when he puts his hand upon one whom we love
I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.
You're already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart.
Man cannot endure his own littleness unless he can translate it into meaningfulness on the largest possible level.
No one really knows why they are alive until they know what they'd die for.
A friend is not a true friend unless he protects his friend in his misfortune, in his absence, and at his death.
Once you learn how to die you learn how to live.
Training was a rite of purification; from it came speed, strength. Racing was a rite of death; from it came knowledge. Such rites demand, if they are to be meaningful at all, a certain amount of time spent precisely on the Red Line, where you can lean over the manicured putting green at the edge of the precipice and see exactly nothing.
Death is profoundly meaningful. Discovering what it is in itself we will know the secret of life.
Courage is being scared to death, but saddling up anyway.
Life's hard, then you die.
Acts of violence-- Whether on a large or a small scale, the bitter paradox: the meaningfulness of death--and the meaninglessness of killing.
I used to take that God's-eye view as a comfort when I was a child.
I'd think, "Well, we couldn't find the world meaningful at all if it weren't for death." Of course, that is the smuggest and most intolerable of all perspectives because I'm not suffering from the death or the pain.
I learned that every mortal will taste death, but only some will taste life.
Sören Kierkegaard has another answer: human existence is possible as existence not in despair, as existence not in tragedy; it is possible as existence in faith... Faith is the belief that in God the impossible is possible, that in Him time and eternity are one, that both life and death are meaningful.
Do not seek death. Death will find you.
If you find life absurd, shouldn’t you find death precisely meaningful?