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Death Quotes


These are some of the best 'Death' quotations and sayings.

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A dislike of death is no proof of the want of religion. The instincts of nature shrink from it, for no creature can like its own dissolution. But though death is not desired, the result of it may be, for dying to the Christian is the way to life eternal.

A dying man needs to die, as a sleepy man needs to sleep, and there comes a time when it is wrong, as well as useless, to resist.

A man who won't die for something is not fit to live.

A wise and due consideration of our latter end, is neither to render us sad, melancholy, disconsolate, or unfit for the business and offices of life; but to make us more watchful, vigilant, industrious, sober, cheerful, and thankful to that God who hath been pleased thus to make us serviceable to him, comfortable to ourselves, and profitable to others; and after all this, to take away the bitterness and sting of death, through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Ah! what a sign it is of evil life, when death's approach is seen so terrible!

All our knowledge merely helps us to die a more painful death than animals that know nothing.

As long as we are living, God will give us living grace, and he wont give us dying grace till it's time to die. What's the use of trying to feel like dying when you aint dying, nor anywhere near

Be of good cheer about death, and know this of a truth, that no evil can happen to a good man, either in life or after death.

Be still prepared for death: and death or life shall thereby be the sweeter.

Before I go to meet my Maker, I want to use the salt left in my shaker. I want to find out if it's true The Blue Danube is really blue, Before I kiss the world goodbye.

Call no man happy till he is dead.

Death and love are the two wings that bear the good man to heaven.

Death did not first strike Adam, the first sinful man, nor Cain, the first hypocrite, but Abel, the innocent and righteous. - The first soul that met death overcame death; the first soul parted from earth went to heaven. - Death argues not displeasure, because he whom God loved best dies first, and the murderer is punished with living.

Death expecteth thee everywhere; be wise, therefore, and expect death everywhere.

Death has nothing terrible which life has not made so. A faithful Christian life in this world is the best preparation for the next.

Death is a very dull, dreary affair, and my advice to you is to have nothing whatsoever to do with it.

Death is as the foreshadowing of life. We die that we may die no more.

Death is like thunder in two particulars: we are alarmed at the sound of it, and it is formidable only from that which preceded it.

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.

Death is not the last sleep. It is the final awakening.


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