Death Quotes, Quotations & Sayings
A man can die but once.
Death destroys a man, the idea of Death saves him.
E. M. Forster
Death is more universal than life; everyone dies but not everyone lives.
A day less or more
At sea or ashore,
We die – does it matter when?
Alfred, Lord Tennyson
After all, what is death? Just nature’s way of telling us to slow down.
Death is a punishment to some, to some a gift, and to many a favour.
Oh well, no matter what happens, there’s always death.
After the first death, there is no other.
After death the doctor.
For certain is death for the born
And certain is birth for the dead;
Therefore over the inevitable
Thou shouldst not grieve.
A piece of churchyard fits everybody.
I do not believe that any man fears to be dead, but only the stroke of death.
Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.
Death is nothing, but to live defeated and inglorious is to die daily.
As soon as man is born he begins to die.
Death ends a life, not a relationship.
Fear of death is worse than death itself.
The first step to eternal life, is you have to die.
Death is the price paid by life for an enhancement of the complexity of a live organism’s structure.
And Death Shall Have No Dominion.
The worst is death, and death will have his day.
Death? Why this fuss about death. Use your imagination, try to visualize a world without death! … Death is the essential condition of life, not an evil.
Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Ain’t It Grand to Be Bloomin’ Well Dead?
And in the happy no-time of his sleeping
Death took him by the heart.
Any man’s death diminishes me, because I am involved in Mankind; And therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls; it tolls for thee.
He not busy being born is busy dying.
Nothing is certain but death and taxes.
Death is better than disease.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
All right, my lord creator, Don Miguel, you too will die and return to the nothing whence you came. God will cease to dream you!
Miguel de Unamuno y Jugo
Dying is the most hellishly boresome experience in the world! Particularly when it entails dying of ‘natural causes’.
W. Somerset Maugham