Death Quotes and Sayings
The dog is a gentleman; I hope to go to his heaven, not man’s.
– Mark Twain
It is a fearful thing to love what death can touch.
God’s finger touched him, and he slept.
– Alfred, Lord Tennyson
In this life, only one thing is certain and that is death.
Death is so unpredictable, it just happens – so suddenly. Death doesn’t differentiate between young or old. Be prepared.
– Anandmurti Gurumaa
Death is a tool of transfer, from temporary life to eternal which has no end.
When you are born, you cry, and the world rejoices. When you die, you rejoice, and the world cries.
– Buddhist saying
Die happily and look forward to taking up a new and better form. Like the sun, only when you set in the west can you rise in the east.
– Jelaluddin Rumi
Do not stand at my grave and cry; I am not there. I do not die.
– Mary Elizabeth Frye
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
– Nathaniel Hawthorne
Life is a dream walking. Death is going home.
– Chinese Proverb
It is worth dying to find out what life is.
– T.S. Eliot
All that live must die, passing through nature to eternity.
– William Shakespeare
I believe that when death closes our eyes we shall awaken to a light, of which our sunlight is but the shadow.
– Arthur Schopenhauer
Death–the last sleep? No, it is the final awakening.
– Walter Scott