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Death Quotes

C.S. Lewis
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?
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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
I stay a little longer, as one stays, to cover up the embers that still burn.
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Johnny Carson
I know a man who gave up smoking, drinking, sex, and rich food. He was healthy right up to the day he killed himself.
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The most important thing in life is to learn how to give out love, and to let it come in.
Morrie Schwartz Permalink
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Mahatma Gandhi, ,
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
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Winston Churchill
When I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which had never happened
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Woody Allen
There are worse things in life than death. Have you ever spent an evening with an insurance salesman?
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 Voltaire
I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it
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 Buddha
Let us rise up and be thankful, for if we didn't learn a lot today, at least we learned a little, and if we didn't learn a little, at least we didn't get sick, and if we got sick, at least we didn't die; so, let us all be thankful.
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Mark Twain
The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.
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Here's to a long life, and a merry one; a quick death, and an easy one; a pretty girl, and an honest one; a cold beer - and another one!
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Oscar Wilde
One can survive everything nowadays, except death, and live down anything, except a good reputation.
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Yevgeny Yevtushenko
In any man who dies there dies with him, his first snow and kiss and fight. Not people die but worlds die in them.
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Pale death, with impartial step, knocks at the hut of the poor and the towers of kings.
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Rosalind Russell
Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death.
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Khalil Gibran
For the criminal who is weak and poor the narrow cell of death awaits; but honor and glory await the rich who conceal their crimes behind their gold and silver and inherited glory.
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Christina Rossetti
Be the green grass above me, with showers and dewdrops wet; and if thou wilt, remember, and if thou wilt, forget.
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William Shakespeare
The weight of this sad time we must obey;Speak what we feel, not what we ought to say.
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William Shakespeare
The stroke of death is as a lover's pinch, Which hurts and is desired.
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Bruce Barton
What a curious phenomenon it is that you can get men to die for the liberty of the world who will not make the little sacrifice that is needed to free themselves from their own individual bondage.
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Horace Mann
Be ashamed to die until you have won some victory for mankind
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Lord Byron
Death, so called, is a thing which makes men weep: and yet a third of Life is passed in sleep
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Old men go to death; but death comes to young men
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Jane Austen
Human nature is so well disposed towards those who are in interesting situations, that a young person, who either marries or dies, is sure of being kindly spoken of.
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George Bernard Shaw
Life does not cease to be funny when people die any more than it ceases to be serious when people laugh.
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Oscar Wilde
One can survive everything, nowadays, except death, and live down everything except a good reputation.
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 Voltaire
I do not agree with a word that you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it
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Carlos Castaneda
“A warrior thinks of death when things become unclear. The idea of death is the only thing that tempers our spirit.”
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Lord Alfred Tennyson
Sweet is true love that is given in vain, and sweet is death that takes away pain.
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Thomas Mann
All interest in disease and death is only another expression of interest in life.
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