Quotes and Poems about Death, Grieving, and Healing | Holidappy
1 Death Anniversary Quotes; 2 One Year Death Anniversary Quotes we are mourning the loss of our friend, others are rejoicing to meet him. Jean de La Fontaine (This is one of my favorite death quote. Whether my Maker is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another. 16 quotes have been tagged as greet: Derek Landy: 'Skulduggery. tags: bereave, bereavement, condolence, consolation, console, dead, death, departure, Never got to see and feel how beautiful it is, to meet and greet one's own demons.
To the well-organized mind, death is but the next great adventure. Some might imagine death as something scary and negative, while others prepare for it as they would prepare for any worthwhile adventure.
The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time. We are afraid to die with an unchecked wishlist. Only people who live their dreams as they come are ready to face death at any instant. We can only learn to accept death when we approach life as a lesson or a test, where experiences are more important than security and scars hold meaningful memories.
You die in the middle of your life, in the middle of a sentence. It happens so sudden that it leaves no time for arrangements, goodbyes, or final resolutions. It puts an abrupt end to all our projects, dreams, and plans. That is why ignoring the idea of death out of fear is even more painful.
Our death is not an end if we can live on in our children and the younger generation. For they are us; our bodies are only wilted leaves on the tree of life. Some of us have children, others have contributed to society in other meaningful and creative ways, but no matter what type of legacy we left behind, there are traces of us everywhere.
Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live. The most painful losses happen while we are alive and as we try to build our lives. We die a little every time we let our dreams and hopes die. It is foolish and wrong to mourn the men who died.
Rather we should thank God that such men lived. Patton We mourn the people who die and we suffer at each death, yet we forget to be grateful, first of all, for having had those people in our lives. Their disappearance stops us from acknowledging the miracle of them being born and us having met and loved them. Death never takes the wise man by surprise, he is always ready to go.
Death should not surprise us because death surrounds us. Unknown Click to tweet Maybe all one can do is hope to end up with the right regrets.
Thompson Goodbyes are only for those who love with their eyes. Because for those who love with heart and soul there is no such thing as separation. Rumi What would life be worth if there were no death? Who would enjoy the sun if it never rained? Who would yearn for the day if there were no night? Glenn Ringtved It matters not how a man dies, but how he lives. The act of dying is not of importance, it lasts so short a time. Tennessee Williams We all die.
Chuck Palahniuk Man cannot possess anything as long as he fears death. But to him who does not fear it, everything belongs.
Leo Tolstoy I feel monotony and death to be almost the same. Bertolt Brecht Click to tweet There is a sacredness in tears. They are not the mark of weakness, but of power. They speak more eloquently than ten thousand tongues. They are the messengers of overwhelming grief, of deep contrition, and of unspeakable love.
Washington Irving Neither fire nor wind, birth nor death can erase our good deeds. Buddha They say you die twice. One time when you stop breathing and a second time, a bit later on, when somebody says your name for the last time.
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Banksy For life and death are one, even as the river and the sea are one. Khalil Gibran 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?
George Orwell Everyone dies eventually, whether they have power or not. Mary Macbeth Why should I fear death? If I am, death is not. If death is, I am not. Why should I fear that which cannot exist when I do? Epicurus Mostly it is loss which teaches us about the worth of things. Arthur Schopenhauer A man with outward courage dares to die; a man with inner courage dares to live.
Lao Tzu Death never takes the wise man by surprise, he is always ready to go. Jean de La Fontaine This is one of my favorite death quote. Top 3 Death Quotes Images It is not length of life, but depth of life. Ralph Waldo Emerson Click to tweet That it will never come again is what makes life so sweet.
Emily Dickinson Click to tweet To the well-organized mind, death is but the next great adventure. Rowling Click to tweet What Is Death?
Go to table of contents Death is a distant rumor to the young. Rooney Click to tweet Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live. Norman Cousins Death is a word, and it is the word, the image, that creates fear.
Jiddu Krishnamurti Death is like a mirror in which the true meaning of life is reflected. Sogyal Rinpoche Part 2. Live your life, do your work, then take your hat. Henry David Thoreau Click to tweet Death is nothing, but to live defeated is to die every day. Napoleon Bonaparte Cowards die many times before their deaths; The valiant never taste of death but once. Malcolm X Death is the destination we all share.