Topics - Death


Quote 52A dying man needs to die, as a sleepy man needs to sleep, and there comes a time when it is wrong, as well as useless, to resist.
Quote 102For death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity.
Quote 138I am become death, the destroyer of worlds. - J. Robert Oppenheimer
Quote 160Death most resembles a prophet who is without honor in his own land or a poet who is a stranger among his people.
Quote 401Death is a very dull, dreary affair, and my advice to you is to have nothing whatsoever to do with it.
Quote 455From my rotting body, flowers shall grow and I am in them and that is eternity.
Quote 464No one can confidently say that he will still be living tomorrow.
Quote 721It is possible to provide security against other ills, but as far as death is concerned, we men live in a city without walls.
Quote 1293Healthy children will not fear life if their elders have integrity enough not to fear death.
Quote 1465Men fear death as children fear to go in the dark; and as that natural fear in children is increased by tales, so is the other.
Quote 2242I have never killed a man, but I have read many obituaries with great pleasure.
Quote 2318All our knowledge merely helps us to die a more painful death than animals that know nothing.
Quote 2324To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life; foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent.
Quote 2555I shall not die of a cold. I shall die of having lived.
Quote 2559Some men are alive simply because it is against the law to kill them.
Quote 3426I saw few die of hunger; of eating, a hundred thousand.
Quote 3646Life is better than death, I believe, if only because it is less boring, and because it has fresh peaches in it.
Quote 4403Die, v.: To stop sinning suddenly. - Elbert Hubbard