Death quotes are what I call the reality check. This subject is hard for many to discuss because most people are trying to push this subject to the back burner.
The good news in the US is that the crime rates have gone down dramatically which makes it less likely that death will be caused by homicide.
This set of death quotes possesses strong educational overtones.
Death is always around the corner, but often our society gives it inordinate help.
I have never killed a man, but I have read many obituaries with great pleasure.
Tradition demands that we not speak poorly of the dead.
Life is hard. Then you die. Then they throw dirt in your face. Then the worms eat you. Be grateful it happens in that order.
We cannot banish dangers, but we can banish fears. We must not demean life by standing in awe of death.
From my rotting body, flowers shall grow and I am in them and that is eternity.
Some men are alive simply because it is against the law to kill them.
-Edward W. Howe
Die, v.: To stop sinning suddenly.
Because of indifference, one dies before one actually dies.
I decided to devote my life to telling the story because I felt that having survived I owe something to the dead. and anyone who does not remember betrays them again.
I've told my children that when I die, to release balloons in the sky to celebrate that I graduated. For me, death is a graduation.
It is possible to provide security against other ills, but as far as death is concerned, we men live in a city without walls.
Man always dies before he is fully born.
Healthy children will not fear life if their elders have integrity enough not to fear death.
-Erik H. Erikson
Nothing that is really good and God-like dies.
-Ernst Moritz Arndt
Any man who has $10,000 left when he dies is a failure.
No one can confidently say that he will still be living tomorrow.
Men fear death as children fear to go in the dark; and as that natural fear in children is increased by tales, so is the other.
Our dead are never dead to us, until we have forgotten them.
He who doesn't fear death dies only once.
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