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Death And Dying Quotes

I am dying beyond my means.

Author: Oscar Wilde (1856-1900)

Profession: British Author, Wit

Once can survive everything nowadays, except death.

Author: Oscar Wilde (1856-1900)

Profession: British Author, Wit

Death is nature's way of saying, Your table's ready.

Author: Robin Williams (1952)

Profession: American Actor, Comedian

Death is not an event in life: we do not live to experience death. If we take eternity to mean not infinite temporal duration but timelessness, then eternal life belongs to those who live in the present.

Author: Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951)

Profession: Austrian Philosopher

Death the last voyage, the longest, and the best.

Author: Thomas Wolfe (1931)

Profession: American Author, Journalist

Against you I will fling myself, unvanquished and unyielding, O Death!

Author: Virginia Woolf (1882-1941)

Profession: British Novelist, Essayist

No motion has she now, no force; she neither hears nor sees; rolled around in earth's diurnal course, with rocks, and stones, and trees.

Author: William Wordsworth (1770-1850)

Profession: British Poet

I balanced all, brought all to mind, the years to come seemed waste of breath, a waste of breath the years behind, in balance with this life, this death.

Author: William Butler Yeats (1865-1939)

Profession: Irish Poet, Playwright.

In any man who dies there dies with him, his first snow and kiss and fight. Not people die but worlds die in them.

Author: Yevgeny Yevtushenko (1933)

Profession: Russian Poet

All men think that all men are mortal but themselves.

Author: Edward Young (1683-1765)

Profession: British Poet, Dramatist

Virtue alone has majesty in death.

Author: Edward Young (1683-1765)

Profession: British Poet, Dramatist

No evil is honorable: but death is honorable; therefore death is not evil.

Author: Citium Zeno (335-264 B.C.)

Profession: Greek Philosopher