Death Quotes That Will Help You Cope With Grief
Death is inevitable for every living being ever to have been born. However, being aware of this fact does not make it any easier for people to accept it. In fact, the fear of the finality of death is a serious matter that often jeopardizes the lives of many. While death is certain, the time of death is unknown for every individual; even though modern medical advances have increased the average life span of people by a great deal, untimely death by accident or deadly diseases is still very common. Whereas this uncertainly makes some question the very significance of life, for others, the fear of death is the greatest catalyst to help them live life to the full. The notion of death has troubled the greatest thinkers across history for millennia. Here we have collected some of their thought-provoking quotes to help you accept the inevitability of death.
J. K. Rowling
To the well-organized mind, death is but the next great adventure.
Cowards die many times before their deaths; the valiant never taste of death but once.
The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.
I were better to be eaten to death with a rust than to be scoured to nothing with perpetual motion.
J. K. Rowling
It is the unknown we fear when we look upon death and darkness, nothing more.
Life is for the living.
Death is for the dead.
Let life be like music.
And death a note unsaid.
I do not fear death. I had been dead for billions and billions of years before I was born, and had not suffered the slightest inconvenience from it.
And why not death rather than living torment? To die is to be banish'd from myself; And Silvia is myself: banish'd from her Is self from self: a deadly banishment!
Ignore those that make you fearful and sad, that degrade you back towards disease and death.
You only live twice:
Once when you are born
And once when you look death in the face
And O there are days in this life, worth life and worth death.
Henry Van Dyke
What you possess in the world will be found at the day of your death to belong to someone else. But what you are will be yours forever.
J. K. Rowling
You care so much you feel as though you will bleed to death with the pain of it.
The true face of smoking is disease, death and horror - not the glamour and sophistication the pushers in the tobacco industry try to portray.
Drink today, and drown all sorrow;
You shall perhaps not do it tomorrow;
Best, while you have it, use your breath;
There is no drinking after death.
Sue Monk Kidd
Someone who thinks death is the scariest thing doesn't know a thing about life.
Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see.
To die, to sleep -
To sleep, perchance to dream - ay, there's the rub,
For in this sleep of death what dreams may come...
Of emotions, of love, of breakup, of love and hate and death and dying, mama, apple pie, and the whole thing. It covers a lot of territory, country music does.
Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside while still alive. Never surrender.
Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's troublesome.
I'm completely in favor of the
separation of Church and State.
... These two institutions screw us up enough
on their own, so both of them together is