I hope these carefully selected inspirational quotes about death will provide another perspective, comfort and even a little inspiration for you on this topic.
"Death is the destination we all share, no one has ever escaped it.
And that is as it should be because death is very likely
the single best invention of life."
- Steve Jobs
"I believe there are two sides to the phenomenon known as death,
this side where we live,
and the other side where we shall continue to live.
Eternity does not start with death.
We are in eternity now."
- Norman Vincent Peale
"It is worth remembering that the time of greatest gain
in terms of wisdom and inner strength
is often that of greatest difficulty."
- Dalai Lama
"Death is no more than passing from one room into another.
But there's a difference for me, you know.
Because in that other room I shall be able to see."
- Helen Keller
"Thank you for coming into my life and giving me joy,
thank you for loving me and receiving my love in return.
Thank you for the memories I will cherish forever.
But most of all, thank you for showing me
that there will come a time when I can eventually let you go."
- Nicholas Sparks
"Even death is not to be feared by one who has lived wisely."
"Death is not the worst that can happen to men."
"Know one knows whether death,
which people fear to be the greatest evil,
may not be the greatest good."
"I am ready to meet my Maker.
Whether my Maker is prepared for the great ordeal
of meeting me is another matter."
"You know that place between sleeping and awake,
that place where you can still remember dreaming?
That's where I'll always think of you.”
- J.M. Barrie
"No matter how your heart is grieving,
if you keep on believing, the dreams that you wish will come true."
- Walt Disney Company
"When the heart grieves over what is has lost,
the spirit rejoices over what it has left."
- Sufi Epigram
"Each night, when I go to sleep, I die.
And the next morning, when I wake up, I am reborn."
- Mahatma Gandhi
"We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself
the means of inspiration and survival."
- Winston Churchill
"Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all."
- Lord Alfred Tennyson
"Seeing death as the end of life
is like seeing the horizon as the end of the ocean."
- David Searls
"Sadness flies away on the wings of time."
- Jean de la Fontaine
"It is foolish and wrong to mourn the men who died.
Rather we should thank God that such men lived."
-George S. Patton, Jr.
"It is a curious sensation:
the sort of pain that goes mercifully
beyond our powers of feeling.
When your heart is broken,
your boats are burned:
nothing matters any more.
It is the end of happiness
and the beginning of peace."
- George Bernard Shaw
"Loss is nothing else but change,
and change is Nature's delight."
- Marcus Aurelius
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