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Death Quotes 76-80

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Death Quotes

Time rushes towards us with its hospital tray of infinitely varied narcotics, even while it is preparing us for its inevitably fatal operation.
Tennessee Williams

‘Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
Lord Byron

To 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.
Buddha

Cursed is the man who dies, but the evil done by him survives.
Abu Bakr

Death borders upon our birth, and our cradle stands in the grave.
Joseph Hall

Death Quotes 71-75

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Death Quotes

The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there’s no risk of accident for someone who’s dead.
Albert Einstein

The idea is to die young as late as possible.
Ashley Montagu

The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living.
Marcus Tullius Cicero

The words of a dead man are modified in the guts of the living.
W. H. Auden

They tell us that suicide is the greatest piece of cowardice… that suicide is wrong; when it is quite obvious that there is nothing in the world to which every man has a more unassailable title than to his own life and person.
Arthur Schopenhauer

Death Quotes 66-70

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Suicide is man’s way of telling God, “You can’t fire me – I quit.”
Bill Maher

The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca

The dead cannot cry out for justice. It is a duty of the living to do so for them.
Lois McMaster Bujold

The death of what’s dead is the birth of what’s living.
Arlo Guthrie

The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.
Mark Twain

Death Quotes 61-65

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Death Quotes
Death is always around the corner, but often our society gives it inordinate help.
Carter Burwell

Of all the gods only death does not desire gifts.
Aeschylus

Our dead are never dead to us, until we have forgotten them.
George Eliot

Pale Death beats equally at the poor man’s gate and at the palaces of kings.
Horace

John Candy knew he was going to die. He told me on his 40th birthday. He said, well, Maureen, I’m on borrowed time.
Maureen O’Hara

Death Quotes 56-60

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Death Quotes
I decided to devote my life to telling the story because I felt that having survived I owe something to the dead. and anyone who does not remember betrays them again.
Elie Wiesel

Men 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.
Francis Bacon

Let no one weep for me, or celebrate my funeral with mourning; for I still live, as I pass to and fro through the mouths of men.
Quintus Ennius

Life is better than death, I believe, if only because it is less boring, and because it has fresh peaches in it.
Alice Walker

Death is a very dull, dreary affair, and my advice to you is to have nothing whatsoever to do with it.
W. Somerset Maugham