Death quotes & sayings

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A nation or civilization that continues to produce soft-minded men purchases its own spiritual death on the instalment plan. - Martin Luther King, Jr.


For those who seek to understand it, death is a highly creative force. The highest spiritual values of life can originate from the thought and study of death. - Elisabeth Kubler Ross


Religion teaches the dangerous nonsense that death is not the end. - Richard Dawkins


For certain is death for the born And certain is birth for the dead; Therefore over the inevitable Thou shoulds't not grieve. - Bhagavad Gita


It is not the end of the physical body that should worry us. Rather, our concern must be to live while we're alive, to release our inner selves from the spiritual death that comes with living behind a facade designed to conform to external definitions of who and what we are. - Elisabeth Kubler Ross


In the arts of life man invents nothing; but in the arts of death he outdoes Nature herself, and produces by chemistry and machinery all the slaughter of plague, pestilence, and famine. - George Bernard Shaw


Whenever death may surprise us, let it be welcome if our battle cry has reached even one receptive ear and another hand reaches out to take up our arms. - Ernesto 'Che' Guevara


Don't order any black things. Rejoice in his memory; and be radiant: leave grief to the children. Wear violet and purple. Be patient with the poor people who will snivel: they don't know; and they think they will live for ever, which makes death a division instead of a bond. - George Bernard Shaw