Quotes of Death

Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.

I use to fear death until I saw the harmony it has with life. #quote

The death of someone we know always reminds us that we are still alive – perhaps for some purpose which we ought to re-examine. – Mignon McLaughlin

Death is a distant rumor to the young. – Andrew A. Rooney

While I thought that I was learning how to live, I have been learning how to die.
– Leonardo Da Vinci

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

We understand death for the first time when he puts his hand upon one whom we love. #quote

Some people are so afraid to die that they never begin to live. #quote

Millions long for immortality who do not know what to do with themselves on a rainy Sunday afternoon. #quote

Death may be the greatest of all human blessings. – #Socrates

Death is a debt we all must pay. – Euripides

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

Death is a delightful hiding place for weary men. – #Herodotus

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

What are your thoughts on the last quote about suicide?


Author: Angela Grant

Angela Grant is a medical doctor. For 22 years, she practiced emergency medicine and internal medicine. She studied for one year at Harvard T. H Chan School Of Public Health. She writes about culture, race, and health.

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