Quotes on death

One form of the death wish is the embracing of mediocrity.
~ Theodore Roethke
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Man never dies, nor is he ever born; bodies die, but he never dies.
~ Swami Vivekananda
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If a man says he is not afraid of dying, he is either lying or is a Gurkha.
~ Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw
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Death is the liberator of him whom freedom cannot release, the physician of him whom medicine cannot cure, and the comforter of him whom time cannot console.
~ Charles Caleb Colton
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Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
~ Haruki Murakami,
Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman: 24 Stories
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Death is so terribly final, while life is full of possibilities.
~ George R.R. Martin,
A Game of Thrones
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It is nothing to die. It is frightful not to live.
~ Victor Hugo,
Les Misérables
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Death is Peaceful, Life is Harder.
~ Stephenie Meyer,
Twilight
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Death is the wish of some, the relief of many, and the end of all.
~ Seneca
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Death ends a life, not a relationship.
~ Mitch Albom,
Tuesdays with Morrie
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I'm not afraid of death; I just don't want to be there when it happens.
~ Woody Allen
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Someone has to die in order that the rest of us should value life more.
~ Virginia Woolf
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I am prepared to meet my Maker. Whether my Maker is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter.
~ Winston Churchill
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Don't send me flowers when I'm dead. If you like me, send them while I'm alive.
~ Brian Clough
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The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living.
~ Marcus Tullius Cicero
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