Death Quotes Quotes

A coward dies a thousand deaths... a soldier dies but once.

Tupac Shakur

I have reached the conviction that the abolition of the death penalty is desirable. Reasons: 1) Irreparability in the event of an error of justice, 2) Detrimental moral influence of the execution procedure on those who, whether directly or indirectly, have to do with the procedure.

Albert Einstein

I prefer death to lassitude. I never tire of serving others.

Leonardo da Vinci

Fatigue dulls the pain, but awakes enticing thoughts of death. So! that is the way in which you are tempted to overcome your loneliness -- by making the ultimate escape from life. -- No! It may be that death is to be your ultimate gift to life: it must not be an act of treachery against it.

Dag Hammarskjold

I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.

Voltaire

Shame is worse than death.

Russian Proverb

Someone said, "Football's a matter of life and death" - but it's more important than that.

Bill Shankly

Much like the Vietnam war, ACM, AAF, foreign fighters, Jihadist, and JAM have nothing to lose. They embrace death as it is a way of life. I simply dont fear it. I am the walking exigent circumstance you created.

Christopher Jordan Dorner

Time takes the ugliness and horror out of death and turns it into beauty.

Dodie Smith

Her cabind, ample Spirit, It flutterd and faild for breath. To-night it doth inherit The vasty Hall of Death.

Matthew Arnold

I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it

Voltaire

Death and vulgarity are the only two facts in the nineteenth century that one cannot explain away.

Oscar Wilde

Ancient Egyptians believed that upon death they would be asked two questions and their answers would determine whether they could continue their journey in the afterlife. The first question was, "Did you bring joy?" The second was, "Did you find joy?"

Leo Buscaglia

Life is eternal; and love is immortal; and death is only a horizon; and a horizon is nothing save the limit of our sight.

R. W. Raymond

Death is not extinguishing the light; it is putting out the lamp because dawn has come.

Rabindranath Tagore

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

Arthur Schopenhauer

It is not all of life to live, nor yet all of death to die. For life and death are one, and only those who will consider the experience as one may come to understand or comprehend what peace indeed means.

Edgar Cayce

Men fear death, as if unquestionably the greatest evil, and yet no man knows that it may not be the greatest good.

William Mitford

Everything science has taught me - and continues to teach me - strengthens my belief in the continuity of our spiritual existence after death. Nothing disappears without a trace.

Wernher von Braun

Seeing death as the end of life is like seeing the horizon as the end of the ocean.

David Searls

The chief problem about death, incidentally, is the fear that there may be no afterlife -- a depressing thought, particularly for those who have bothered to shave. Also, there is the fear that there is an afterlife but no one will know where it's being held.

Woody Allen

We cannot learn freedom and responsibility within the confines of our own species. We cannot understand life and death and what they are for in exclusively human terms. Without that which is wild, the world becomes a cell block.

Stephanie Mills

Death unites as well as separates; it silences all paltry feeling.

Honore De Balzac

The leading cause of death among fashion models is falling through street grates.

Dave Barry
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