Death is not the worst that can happen to men.
Losing you're co-remember meant losing the memory itself.
So long as human beings stay human, death and life are the same thing.
The charm of fame is so great that we like every object to which it is attached, even death.
Things have dropped from me. I have outlived certain desires; I have lost friends, some by death... others through sheer inability to cross the street.
The monster nevers dies.
Looked death in the eye and did not seem disappointed.
Orson Scott Card
Life is a dream from which we wake only when we meet death.Italic text
When death, the great reconciler, has come, it is never our tenderness that we repent of, but our severity.
As men are not able to fight against death, misery, ignorance, they have taken it into their heads, in order to be happy, not to think of them at all.
One can survive everything nowadays, except death, and live down anything, except a good reputation.
I disapprove of what you say, but I defend to the death your right to say it.
Each night, when I go to sleep, I die. And the next morning, when I wake up, I am reborn.
Well, to the people who pray for me to not only have an agonising death, but then be reborn to have an agonising and horrible eternal life of torture, I say, 'Well, good on you. See you there.
I was trying to learn to write, commencing with the simplest things, and one of the simplest things of all and the most fundamental is violent death.
The road to Hell is paved with good intentions.
There is no lonelier man in death, except the suicide, than that man who has lived many years with a good wife and then outlived her. If two people love each other there can be no happy end to it.
Everybody going to be dead one day, just give them time.
Death most resembles a prophet who is without honor in his own land or a poet who is a stranger among his people.
Would it hurt to die?
To be happy man would have to make himself immortal; but, not being able to do so, it has occurred to him to prevent himself from thinking of death.
I felt the unfairness of it, the inarguable injustice of loving someone who might have loved you back but can't due to deadness.
Death is the only thing we haven't succeeded in completely vulgarizing.
The times that were most fun seemed always to be followed by sadness now, because it was when life started to feel like it did when she was with us that we realized how utterly gone she was.
We don't admit it to ourselves, not until the very moment of death, but in that moment, we see all life before us and we understand how we chose, every day of our lives, the manner of our death.
A man who won't die for something is not fit to live.
Martin Luther King Jr.
The last thing one discovers in composing a work is what to put first.
Before I die, I want to fight for life.
Whenever you read a cancer booklet or website or whatever, they always list depression among the side effects of cancer. But, in fact, depression is not a side effect of cancer. Depression is a side effect of dying.
Death is but the next great adventure.
To die hating them, that was freedom.
It was not, after all, so easy to die.
Either death is a state of nothingness and utter unconsciousness, or, as men say, there is a change and migration of the soul from this world to another....Now if death be of such a nature, I say that to die is to gain; for eternity is then only a single night.
It always comes down to just two choices. Get busy living, or get busy dying.
Those who hope for no other life are dead even for this
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Men are never really willing to die except for the sake of freedom: therefore they do not believe in dying completely.