Quotes about Death

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Death is a fundamental human necessity, a solitary passage into the unknown.

Charlaine Harris

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We can`t leave this world without leaving a lot of detritus behind. We never go out as cleanly as we come in; and even when we come in, there`s the afterbirth.

Charlaine Harris

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Gods die. And when they truly die they are unmourned and unremembered.

Neil Gaiman

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You never really stop missing someone - you just learn to live around the huge gaping hole of their absence.

Alyson Noel

It really didn`t make any difference what happened to the body after the soul was gone; it was dross.

Charlaine Harris

The truth is, you come into this world alone and leave it the exact same way.

Little Manhattan (movie)

I would never die for my beliefs because I might be wrong.

Bertrand Russell

We are going to die, and that makes us the lucky ones. Most people are never going to die because they are never going to be born. The potential people who could have been here in my place but who will in fact never see the light of day outnumber the sand grains of Arabia. Certainly those unborn ghosts include greater poets than Keats, scientists greater than Newton. We know this because the set of possible people allowed by our DNA so massively outnumbers the set of actual people. In the teeth of these stupefying odds it is you and I, in our ordinariness, that are here.

Richard Dawkins

Begin doing what you want to do now. We are not living in eternity. We have only this moment, sparkling like a star in our hand - and melting like a snowflake.

Francis Bacon

I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its components fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken down computers; that is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark.

Stephen Hawking

I would love to believe that when I die I will live again, that some thinking, feeling, remembering part of me will continue. But as much as I want to believe that, and despite the ancient and worldwide cultural traditions that assert an afterlife, I know of nothing to suggest that it is more than wishful thinking.

Carl Sagan

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You know how women talk about having babies? This one had an easy delivery, this one had it hard? [...] Death is like that, too.

Stephen King

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Surely it was a good way to die, in the place of someone else, someone I loved.

Stephenie Meyer

Don`t cling to things because everything is impermanent.

Mitch Albom

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Only by being prepared for your death can you ever truly live.

Christopher Moore

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