“Basic Writings of Nietzsche”, p.273, Modern Library, Friedrich Nietzsche (2016). William Shakespeare, When I shall die, let it be doing that I had designed. “The Thought of Death. Ghostbusters II, My mama always used to tell me: ‘If you can’t find somethin’ to live for, you best find somethin’ to die for’. I cannot pretend I am without fear. Shunryu Suzuki, When someone we love dies, we get so busy mourning what died that we ignore what didn’t. Rabindranath Tagore Click to tweet, Death is not extinguishing the light; it is only putting out the lamp because the dawn has come. Norman Cousins, In the short term, you’ll see a thunderstorm. They are not the mark of weakness, but of power. Feel free to add your favorite quotes on death and dying in the comments below! Swami Vivekananda, It is necessary to be strong in the face of death, because death is intrinsic to life. The dead cannot cry out for justice. When we realize this fact we have no fear of death anymore, and we have no actual difficulty in our life. Then the worms eat you. Jiddu Krishnamurti, Whatever you want to do, do it now. It’s life’s change agent. Unknown Click to tweet, Maybe all one can do is hope to end up with the right regrets. Perhaps it’s a subject we should all become more familiar with, because we’ll all go there someday. Terry Pratchett, He who is not busy being born is busy dying. Olivier Sacks, Part 4. Votes: 1, Our faith is stronger than death, our philosophy is firmer than flesh, and the spread of the Kingdom of God upon the earth is more sublime and more compelling. Maxime Lagacé, The fear of death is the beginning of slavery. And let it be so. Robert Anton Wilson, Death is the ultimate boundary of human matters. Glory hallelujah. So why, one could say, be afraid of death, when death comes all the time? And death a note unsaid. Samuel Butler, The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Rabindranath Tagore, Let thy hope of heaven master thy fear of death. Life is a challenge - meet it. Langston Hughes Click to tweet, Give place to others, as others have given place to you. Antonio Porchia, The first breath is the beginning of death. Life is hard. But not everyone really lives. We should turn our death into a celebration, even if only out of a malice towards life: towards the woman who wants to leave--us! Death, Science, Knives. And we have killed him. And we should call every truth false which was not accompanied by at least one laugh.” — Nietzsche, Thus Spoke Zarathustra “How little it takes to make us happy! Only a change of worlds. Marcus Aurelius, All good is hard. Steve Jobs, The fear of death follows from the fear of life. We must be willing to let go of the life we have planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us. Life is a lot more fragile than we think. Ovid, We are born from a quiet sleep, and we die to a calm awakening. The Dune Series, This aspect of reality, this weird scary aspect of life, can just wreck everything if you don’t figure out at some point that it is what makes life so profound, meaningful, rich, complex, wild. “I do not fear death. Listen to them! He who doesn't fear death dies only once. Jean de La Fontaine, Death is a distant rumor to the young. It’s strange that they fear death. Life is what happens while you are busy making other plans. Or speed up?”, #5. Bram Stoker (Dracula), Losing your life is not the worst thing that can happen. And that is as it should be because death is very likely the single best invention of life. I had been dead for billions and billions of years before I was born, and had not suffered the slightest inconvenience from it. Yeah, I guess it is a friend. Maxime Lagacé, How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard. Andrew A. Rooney Click to tweet, Death is not the greatest loss in life. Most times they’re just beginnings in disguise. J.R.R. Welcome to Night Vale (Podcast), You want to live – but do you know how to live? Isaac Asimov, I have noticed that even those who assert that everything is predestined and that we can change nothing about it still look both ways before they cross the street. Henry Van Dyke, Suppose that a god announced that you were going to die tomorrow “or the day after”. John Lennon, It is the secret of the world that all things subsist and do not die, but retire a little from sight and afterwards return again. Some die too young, some die too old; the precept sounds strange, but die at the right age. Vladimir Nabokov (Lolita), Not only are selves conditional but they die. Ralph Waldo Emerson, Death is no more than passing from one room into another. You are scared of dying – and, tell me, is the kind of life you lead really any different from being dead? QuoteHD.com C SCY. Banksy, Man cannot possess anything as long as he fears death. Like youth and old age. Lewis Carroll, Guilt is perhaps the most painful companion to death. Chuck Palahniuk, That it will never come again is what makes life so sweet. Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Sing your death song, and die like a hero going home. Michael J. Haruki Murakami, If I can see pain in your eyes, then share with me your tears. Life is a song - sing it. Kim Harrison, Death – the last sleep? I am going to meet my friends in another world. I say it just begins to live that day. Jonathan Lockwood Huie, The world would be dramatically better if everyone had to experience a near death event growing up. In fact, these ideas, discussions and philosophies surrounding death have been the origin of many great works of art. So you should treat others in a way that leaves no regrets. Xenophon, Try as much as possible to be wholly alive with all your might, and when you laugh, laugh like hell. Marcus Aurelius, Don’t look down on death, but welcome it. Life is a game - play it. “The Gay Science: With a Prelude in Rhymes and an Appendix of Songs”, p.181, Vintage, Friedrich Nietzsche (2009). @TheChuChu_, Everything is ridiculous if one thinks of death. The first question was, ‘Did you bring joy?’ The second was, ‘Did you find joy? Hunter S. Thompson, Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before. I looked her up on Wikipedia out of curiosity, and I teared up the moment I saw her pictures. Bill Bryson, Let us endeavor so to live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry. Your email address will not be published. Elisabeth Kubler-Ross, Death? Malcolm X, Death is the destination we all share. Which of these two is better only God knows. Epicurus, Death never takes the wise man by surprise, he is always ready to go. Sometimes life hits you in the head with a brick. And how can man die better than facing fearful odds, for the ashes of his fathers, and the temples of his Gods? Death Never Dead Until. Dag Hammarskjold, Since we’re all going to die, it’s obvious that when and how don’t matter. C.S. God is dead, God remains dead, and we have killed him. We fear death because it’s the unknown and nobody can give us answers. “Dying? Learn as if you were to live forever. Elisabeth Kubler-Ross, I believe that fear of life brings a greater fear of death. The German even imagines God as singing songs.” — … Tupac Shakur, I’m the one that’s got to die when it’s time for me to die, so let me live my life the way I want to. Elizabeth Berg, These births and deaths are changes in nature which we are mistaking for changes in us. Votes: 0, I like to think that death gives life meaning. You no longer care about your reputation. George Eliot. Seneca, We are all alone, born alone, die alone, and—in spite of True Romance magazines — we shall all someday look back on our lives and see that, in spite of our company, we were alone the whole way. Isaac Asimov, Death is a law, not a punishment. Terry Pratchett, Do not seek death. Losing someone is dramatic. Sogyal Rinpoche, It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live. Even today. Leo Tolstoy, You know, what’s so dreadful about dying is that you are completely on your own. I have never killed a man, but I have read many obituaries with great pleasure.
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