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.
Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal.
– From a headstone in Ireland
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.
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”.
Sweet is true love that is given in vain, and sweet is death that takes away pain.
– Alfred Tennyson
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.
As I love the name of honour more than I fear death.
– William Shakespeare
Cause I swear that I’m dying, slowly but its happening.
– Conor Oberst
Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.
– Norman Cousins
After all, to the well-organized mind, death is but the next great adventure.
– J. K. Rowling
So wise so young, they say, do never live long.
– William Shakespeare
Life is too short when you think of the length of death.
– Sean Mangan
I look at life as a gift of God. Now that he wants it back I have no right to complain.
I don’t want to die without any scars.
– Chuck Palahniuk
Everyday is for birth, everyday is for death, once again I give thanks to God who keeps my breath.
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.”
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
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
The acceptance of death gives you more of a stake in life, in living life happily, as it should be lived. Living for the moment.