Death Quotes and Sayings

Do you not know that a man is not dead while his name is still spoken?
Terry Pratchett

A single death is a tragedy; a million deaths is a statistic.
– Joseph Stalin

The meaning of life is that it stops.
– Franz Kafka

Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It’s the transition that’s troublesome.
– Isaac Asimov

Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
Benjamin Franklin

Do not stand at my grave and cry; I am not there. I do not die.
– Mary Elizabeth Frye

Life is a dream walking. Death is going home.
– Chinese Proverb

I believe that when death closes our eyes we shall awaken to a light, of which our sunlight is but the shadow.
– Arthur Schopenhauer

“Oh wow. Oh wow. Oh wow.”
Steve Jobs (Jobs’ biological sister Mona Simpson reported these being Jobs last words before he died.)

It is very beautiful over there!
– Thomas Edison (These words were reported as being spoken by Edison’s by his physician days before he died as he awoke from a nap and gazed upward.)

Death is the most beautiful adventure in life.
– Charles Frohman

I’m not afraid of death because I don’t believe in it. It’s just getting out of one car and into another.
John Lennon

You live on earth for only a few short years which you call an incarnation, and then you leave your body as an outworn dress and go for refreshment to your true home in the spirit.
– White Eagle

To die will be an awfully big adventure.
James Matthew Barrie

Death, only death, can break the lasting chain;
And here, ev’n then, shall my cold dust remain.
Alexander Pope

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