Death Quotes and Sayings
Everybody wishes they could go to heaven but no one wants to die.
I’m tired of trying, sick of crying, I know I’ve been smiling, but inside I’m dying.
Many people die at twenty five and aren’t buried until they are seventy five.
– Benjamin Franklin
It is not the fear of dying that scares me, it’s the fear of not living that does.
Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal.
– From a headstone in Ireland
Everyday is for birth, everyday is for death, once again I give thanks to God who keeps my breath.
Death ends a life, not a relationship.
– Mitch Albom
Absence and death are the same – only that in death there is no suffering.
– Walter S. Landor
Those near death speak with sincere hearts.
Sweet is true love that is given in vain, and sweet is death that takes away pain.
– Alfred Tennyson
Cause I swear that I’m dying, slowly but its happening.
– Conor Oberst
As I love the name of honour more than I fear death.
– William Shakespeare
I look at life as a gift of God. Now that he wants it back I have no right to complain.
So wise so young, they say, do never live long.
– William Shakespeare
Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.
– Norman Cousins
Life is too short when you think of the length of death.
– Sean Mangan
Life once asked death, “Why do people love me so, and despise you so badly?”
Death replied with this, “Because you are a beautiful lie, while I’m the ugly truth.”
Yes, it’s a well- known fact about you: you’re like death, you take everything.
– Milan Kundera
It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.
– Marcus Aurelius
Death is nothing, but to live defeated and inglorious is to die daily.
– Napoleon Bonaparte
Life asked death, “Why do people love me but hate you?”
Death responded, “Because, you are a beautiful lie and I am a painful truth”.
I don’t want to die without any scars.
– Chuck Palahniuk
Death is contagious; it is contracted the moment we are conceived.
– Madeleine L’Engle
Absence from whom we love is worse than death.
– William Cowper
A single death is a tragedy; a million deaths is a statistic.
– Joseph Stalin