Death Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
A single death is a tragedy; a million deaths is a statistic.
- Joseph Stalin
It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.
- Marcus Aurelius
Most people would sooner die than think; in fact, they do so.
- Bertrand Russell
There’s only one exit on the highway of life.
Death is nothing to us, since when we are, death has not come, and when death has come,we are not.
I look at life as a gift of God. Now that he wants it back I have no right to complain.
The only certainty life contains is death.
- Patricia Briggs
Death should take me while I am in the mood.
- Nathaniel Hawthorne
Sweet is true love that is given in vain, and sweet is death that takes away pain.
- Alfred Tennyson
Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It’s the transition that’s troublesome.
- Isaac Asimov
Death is contagious; it is contracted the moment we are conceived.
- Madeleine L’Engle
The graveyards are full of indispensable men.
- Charles De Gaulle
The death of a beautiful woman is, unquestionably, the most poetical topic in the world.
- Edgar Allan Poe
Dead. Never been that before. Not even once.
- Jasper Fforde
Death, so called, is a thing which makes men weep, And yet a third of life is passed in sleep.
- George Gordon Byron