The wise don’t always think about the pleasures of life. Quotes about death and life will teach you lessons that will broaden your knowledge about the living and the dead. Handle all the good and bad moments with care.
Everything that has a beginning has an end. It’s a beautiful thing to be alive. The spiritually inspired person also finds beauty in death. Why because there is life after death. There are mysteries still surrounding our existence and the journey to the land of the dead. You don’t have to stress yourself trying to understand everything, especially if you lost a loved one. Cheer up and bask in the sun of hope. I have a couple of quotes about death and life for you to abreast yourself with the journey and its challenges.
It’s very necessary to remind yourself about the journey you are undertaking right here on earth. One day death will carry you away with its forklift.
Immortality here on earth is an abomination unto the Lord. Death is inevitable so there is no need to worry about it.
I believe after reading this post about life and death, you will have a better understanding of your journey here on earth.
Christians are religiously motivated to have no fear of death. Oh, I nearly forget to tell you, there are many benefits to death. This is what makes us smile to our own graves.
Quotes About Death And Life
Now get inclined to these inspiring quotes about death and life. It’s a transition we must go through. Today you are alive, you would all find it pleasing.
Tomorrow you might be gone but do you have an assurance of finding the afterlife pleasing? Fight this question against the truth behind the kind of life you are living today. You may also like to read some heart-warming Bible verses about death to be fearless.
1. “We who think we are about to die will laugh at anything.”
2. “Do not act as if you were going to live ten thousand years. Death hangs over you. While you live, while it is in your power, be good.”
3. “Death smiles at us all, all a man can do is smile back.”
4. “No one can confidently say that he will still be living tomorrow.”
5. “We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.”
6. “I have two-three dreams in life. The first dream is that when I die and only truth of life is death, how many people come to my funeral and say, a good man has died. That is the greatest ambition in my life. Second thing is I want to earn the greatest wealth of the world in the most legitimate manner; practical legitimate manner and leave the largest part of it to charity.”
7. “Death, so-called, is a thing which makes men weep, And yet a third of life is passed in sleep.”
8. “For a man who has done his natural duty, death is as natural as sleep.”
9. “If you don’t know how to die, don’t worry; Nature will tell you what to do on the spot, fully and adequately. She will do this job perfectly for you; don’t bother your head about it.”
—Michel De Montaigne
10. “Tell your friend that in his death, a part of you dies and goes with him. Wherever he goes, you also go. He will not be alone.”
11. “God himself took a day to rest in, and a good man’s grave is his Sabbath.”
12. “The ceaseless labor of your life is to build the house of death.”
—Michel De Montaigne
13. “Well, there’s a remedy for all things but death, which will be sure to lay us flat one time or other.”
—Miguel De Cervantes
14. “A man’s life from birth to death was a series of transition rites which brought him nearer and nearer to his ancestors.”
15. “I’m not afraid of death. It’s the stake one puts up in order to play the game of life.”
16. “One has children in the expectation of dying before them. In fact, you want to make damn sure you die before them, just as you plant a tree or build a house knowing, hoping that it will outlive you. That’s how the human species has done as well as it has.”
17. “Death is a delightful hiding place for weary men.”
18. “The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?”
—Edgar Allan Poe
19. “If you spend all your time worrying about dying, living isn’t going to be much fun.”
—TV show Roseanne
20. “We are going to die, and that makes us the lucky ones. Most people are never going to die because they are never going to be born. The potential people who could have been here in my place but who will in fact never see the light of day outnumber the sand grains of Arabia. Certainly, those unborn ghosts include greater poets than Keats, scientists greater than Newton. We know this because the set of possible people allowed by our DNA so massively exceeds the set of actual people. In the teeth of these stupefying odds, it is you and I, in our ordinariness, that are here.”
21. “The quality, not the longevity, of one’s life is what is important.”
—Martin Luther King, Jr.
22. “Death may be the greatest of all human blessings.”
23. “DON’T THINK OF IT AS DYING, said Death. JUST THINK OF IT AS LEAVING EARLY TO AVOID THE RUSH.”
24. “Death is just life’s next big adventure.”
—J K Rowling
25. “One must pay dearly for immortality; one has to die several times while still alive.”
26. “We each cope differently with the specter of our deaths. Some people deny it. Some pray. Some numb themselves with tequila. I was tempted to do a little of each of those things. But I think we are supposed to try to face it straightforwardly, armed with nothing but courage.”
27. “There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.”
28. “One lives in the hope of becoming a memory.”
29. “Life is far beyond meaning, Life is beyond meaning and that’s why it is so beautiful”
30. “Keep a clear eye toward life’s end. Do not forget your purpose and destiny as God’s creature. What you are in his sight is what you are and nothing more. Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take nothing that you have received…but only what you have given; a full heart enriched by honest service, love, sacrifice, and courage.”
—Francis Of Assisi
31. “Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes.”
32. “The true object of all human life is play. Earth is a task garden; heaven is a playground.”
—G K Chesterton
33. “Life is a journey, not a destination.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson
I believe you have learned valuable lessons from these quotes about death and life. They both have moral lessons to teach as.
As the whole journey has been simplified in quotes, so as you must simply the life you are living today.
Don’t burden yourself with the “how”, “when”, etc, about how you will say goodbye to everyone and everything you see around you.