Death Quotes And Sayings


Death Quotes And Sayings

Here is a collection of death quotes and sayings from various authors, celebrities, famous persons, and other sources compiled by for you to read and enjoy.

“Death is more universal than life; everyone dies but not everyone lives.”
– A. Sachs

“Cursed is the man who dies, but the evil done by him survives.”
– Abu Bakr

“He who is completely sanctified, or cleansed from all sin, and dies in this state, is fit for glory.”
– Adam Clarke

“Call no man happy till he is dead.”
– Aeschylus

“Of all the gods only death does not desire gifts.”
– Aeschylus

“Death is better, a milder fate than tyranny.”
– Aeschylus

“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

“From the standpoint of daily life, however, there is one thing we do know: that we are here for the sake of each other – above all for those upon whose smile and well-being our own happiness depends, and also for the countless unknown souls with whose fate we are connected by a bond of sympathy. Many times a day I realize how much my own outer and inner life is built upon the labors of my fellow men, both living and dead, and how earnestly I must exert myself in order to give in return as much as I have received.”
– Albert Einstein

“What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal.”
– Albert Pike

“Death is the last enemy: once we’ve got past that I think everything will be alright.”
– Alice Thomas Ellis

“Life is better than death, I believe, if only because it is less boring, and because it has fresh peaches in it.”
– Alice Walker

People living deeply have no fear of death.”
– Anais Nin

Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don’t know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings.”
– Anaïs Nin

“People living deeply have no fear of death.”
– Anaïs Nin

“There is some comfort in dying surrounded by one’s children.”
– Ann Radcliffe

“It was a time when only the dead smiled, happy in their peace.”
– Anna Akhmatova

“Dying is easy, it’s living that scares me to death.”
– Annie Lennox

“We do not die because we have to die; we die because one day, and not so long ago, our consciousness was forced to deem it necessary.”
– Antonin Artaud

“They tell us that suicide is the greatest piece of cowardice… that suicide is wrong; when it is quite obvious that there is nothing in the world to which every man has a more unassailable title than to his own life and person.”
– Arthur Schopenhauer

“After your death you will be what you were before your birth.”
– Arthur Schopenhauer

“The idea is to die young as late as possible.”
– Ashley Montagu

“I wish R.I.P stood for [R]eturn [I]f [P]ossible..”
– Author unknown

“One day your life will flash before your eyes. Make sure its worth watching.”
– Author Unknown

“They say life is a question and death is the answer.”
– Author Unknown

“Epitath: Here lies an atheist; all dressed up and no place to go.”
– Author Unknown

“It’s better to die on your feet than live on your knees.”
– Author Unknown

“I could die for you. But I couldn’t, and wouldn’t, live for you.”
– Ayn Rand

“Love and death are the two great hinges on which all human sympathies turn.”
– B. R. Hayden

“I saw few die of hunger; of eating, a hundred thousand.”
– Benjamin Franklin

“Many people die at twenty five and aren’t buried until they are seventy five.”
– Benjamin Franklin

“Do not fear death so much but rather the inadequate life.”
– Bertolt Brecht

“Suicide is man’s way of telling God, “You can’t fire me – I quit.”"
– Bill Maher

“He who is not busy being born is busy dying.”
– Bob Dylan

“Death is a surprise party, and everyone is invited.”
– Brandi Walden

“A person starts dying when they stop dreaming.”
– Brian Williams

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