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Death And Dying Quotes

See in what peace a Christian can die.

Author: Joseph Addison (1672-1719)

Profession: British Essayist, Poet, Statesman

The fear of death often proves mortal, and sets people on methods to save their Lives, which infallibly destroy them.

Author: Joseph Addison (1672-1719)

Profession: British Essayist, Poet, Statesman

I don't believe in an after life, although I am bringing a change of underwear.

Author: Woody Allen (1935)

Profession: American Director, Screenwriter, Actor, Comedian

I'm not afraid to die, I just don't want to be there when it happens.

Author: Woody Allen (1935)

Profession: American Director, Screenwriter, Actor, Comedian

On the plus side, death is one of the few things that can be done just as easily as lying down.

Author: Woody Allen (1935)

Profession: American Director, Screenwriter, Actor, Comedian

There are three kinds of death in this world. There's heart death, there's brain death, and there's being off the network.

Author: Guy Almes

Profession:

A 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.

Author: Steward Alsop

Profession:

Death not merely ends life, it also bestows upon it a silent completeness, snatched from the hazardous flux to which all things human are subject.

Author: Hannah Arendt (1906-1975)

Profession: German-born American Political Philosopher

Your lost friends are not dead, but gone before, advanced a stage or two upon that road which you must travel in the steps they trod.

Author: Aristophanes

Profession: Greek Comic Poet, Satirist

Nothing that is really good and God-like dies.

Author: Ernest Moritz Arndt (1769-1860)

Profession: Swedish-born German Poet, Patriot

Truth sits upon the lips of dying men.

Author: Matthew Arnold (1822-1888)

Profession: British Poet, Critic

Unquiet souls. In the dark fermentation of earth, in the never idle workshop of nature, in the eternal movement, yea shall find yourselves again.

Author: Matthew Arnold (1822-1888)

Profession: British Poet, Critic

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

Author: W. H. Auden (1907-1973)

Profession: Anglo-American Poet

To a father, when a child dies, the future dies; to a child when a parent dies, the past dies.

Author: Red Auerbach (1917)

Profession: American Basketball Coach

Death is a release from the impressions of the senses, and from desires that make us their puppets, and from the vagaries of the mind, and from the hard service of the flesh.

Author: Marcus Aurelius (121-80 AD)

Profession: Roman Emperor, Philosopher