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Death And Dying Quotes

Many people die at twenty five and aren't buried until they are seventy five.

Author: Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

Profession: American Scientist, Publisher, Diplomat

Why fear death? It is the most beautiful adventure in life.

Author: Charles Frohman

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To die is poignantly bitter, but the idea of having to die without having lived is unbearable.

Author: Erich Fromm (1900-1980)

Profession: American Psychologist

Plan for this world as if you expect to live forever; but plan for the hereafter as if you expect to die tomorrow.

Author: Ibn Gabirol

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Fish die belly upward, and rise to the surface. Its their way of falling.

Author: Andre Gide (1869-1951)

Profession: French Author

Death is the only inescapable, unavoidable, sure thing. We are sentenced to die the day we're born.

Author: Gary Mark Gilmore

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A useless life is an early death.

Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832)

Profession: German Poet, Dramatist, Novelist

Death is a commingling of eternity with time; in the death of a good man, eternity is seen looking through time.

Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832)

Profession: German Poet, Dramatist, Novelist

Each in his narrow cell for ever laid, the rude forefathers of the hamlet sleep.

Author: Thomas Gray (1716-1771)

Profession: British Poet

We are all of us resigned to death: it's life we aren't resigned to.

Author: Graham Greene (1904-1991)

Profession: British Novelist

A considerable percentage of the people we meet on the street are people who are empty inside, that is, they are actually already dead. It is fortunate for us that we do not see and do not know it. If we knew what a number of people are actually dead and what a number of these dead people govern our lives, we should go mad with horror.

Author: George Gurdjieff (1873-1949)

Profession: Russian Adept, Teacher, Writer

Man has the possibility of existence after death. But possibility is one thing and the realization of the possibility is quite a different thing.

Author: George Gurdjieff (1873-1949)

Profession: Russian Adept, Teacher, Writer

The death of what's dead is the birth of what's living.

Author: Arlo Guthrie

Profession: American Artist

Oh you who have been removed from God in his solitude by the abyss of time, how can you expect to reach him without dying?

Author: Hallaj

Profession: Islamic Mystic

I never think he is quite ready for another world who is altogether weary of this.

Author: Hugh Hamilton

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