180 Death Quotes That Will Touch Your Heart

Life is a battle, but you have to have the right weapons if you want to win. This article has some of the best death quotes and sayings.

Death. The one thing that everyone has in common. It’s the end of your life on Earth, but not the end of your existence.
Death is the result of a natural process. We all die of something.

It’s a difficult thing to talk about, as it’s the one thing that we’re all scared of and has no control over. But it’s a part of life, and we all need to be prepared for it.

Here are the best collection of quotes and sayings about death and legacy.

Death Quotes

Death Quotes

For life and death are one, even as the river and the sea are one. – Kahlil Gibran

 

Death Quotes

It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live. – Marcus Aurelius

Death Quotes

To the well-organized mind, death is but the next great adventure. – J.K. Rowling

Death Quotes

We are all born alone and we die alone. – Priyanshu Singh

Death Quotes

He who doesn’t fear death dies only once. – Giovanni Falcone

Death Quotes

The only person who is with you your entire life is yourself. – Priyanshu Singh

Death Quotes

Don’t send me flowers when I’m dead. If you like me, send them while I’m alive. – Brian Clough

Death Quotes

The only thing we take with us when we die is what we have given away. – Priyanshu Singh

Death Quotes

I’m the one that’s got to die when it’s time for me to die, so let me live my life the way I want to. – Jimi Hendrix

Death Quotes

The dead cannot cry out for justice. It is a duty of the living to do so for them. – Lois McMaster Bujold

Death Quotes

Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. – Priyanshu Singh

Death Quotes

Our dead are never dead to us, until we have forgotten them. – George Eliot

Death Quotes

I would rather die a meaningful death than to live a meaningless life. – Corazon Aquino

Death Quotes

Death is a part of life and no one knows when the end will come. – Priyanshu Singh

Death Quotes

Sleep, those little slices of death – how I loathe them. – Edgar Allan Poe

Short Death Quotes

Death Quotes

After all — to live is to die. – Priyanshu Singh

Live life to the fullest, without regrets and without fear. – Priyanshu Singh

A man with outward courage dares to die; a man with inner courage dares to live. – Lao Tzu

Love, laugh and be happy. – Priyanshu Singh

It is said that your life flashes before your eyes just before you die. That is true, it’s called life. – Terry Pratchett

Live every day as if it is your last. – Priyanshu Singh

We all die. The goal isn’t to live forever, the goal is to create something that will. – Chuck Palahniuk

Nobody has the right to tell you that your time is up. – Priyanshu Singhr

I regret not death. I am going to meet my friends in another world. – Ludovico Ariosto

Death Quotes

Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live. – Norman Cousins

The hardest part of life is watching someone you love die. – Priyanshu Singh

Endings are not always bad. Most times they’re just beginnings in disguise. – Kim Harrison

The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time. – Mark Twain

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself. – Priyanshu Singh

You may not have any idea how you can change, but you can always change the way you think. – Priyanshu Singh

Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it. – Haruki Murakami

Inspirational Death Quotes

Death Quotes

He who is not busy being born is busy dying. – Bob Dylan

We’re all going to die, all of us, what a circus! That alone should make us love each other but it doesn’t. We are terrorized and flattened by trivialities, we are eaten up by nothing. – Charles Burkowski

Since the day of my birth, my death began its walk. It is walking toward me, without hurrying. – Jean Cocteau

As a well-spent day brings happy sleep, so a life well used brings happy death. – Leonardo da Vinci

Dying is easy, it’s living that scares me to death. – Annie Lennox

The funny thing about facing imminent death is that it really snaps everything else into perspective. – James Patterson

I am not afraid of death, I just don’t want to be there when it happens. – Woody Allen

I think of death as some delightful journey that I shall take when all my tasks are done. – Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Don’t cry because it’s over. Smile because it happened. – Theodore Geisel

Death Quotes

I don’t want to die without any scars. – Chuck Palahniuk

Do not fear death so much but rather the inadequate life. – Bertolt Brecht

The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins? – Edgar Allan Poe

Love and death are the two great hinges on which all human sympathies turn. – B. R. Hayden

You needn’t die happy when your time comes, but you must die satisfied, for you have lived your life from the beginning to the end. – Stephen King

Death is the last enemy: once we’ve got past that I think everything will be alright. – Alice Thomas Ellis

What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose. – Henry Ward Beecher

I do not fear death. I had been dead for billions and billions of years before I was born, and had not suffered the slightest inconvenience from it. – Mark Twain

What is the meaning of Death And Life?

Death is something that affects us all, but it’s also something that we often avoid talking about.

I thought I’d share a few thoughts on death and what it means.

This question is often answered with the idea that life has no meaning at all. Life is a meaningless game where each player is dealt a hand of cards, and the game is over when the cards are gone.

But I don’t believe that’s true. I believe we’re all here for a reason. Death does not have to be the end of the game.

The Best Death Quotes

Death Quotes

I do not believe that any man fears to be dead, but only the stroke of death. – Thomas Browne

If you live each day as it was your last, someday you’ll most certainly be right. – Steve Jobs

Losing your life is not the worst thing that can happen. The worst thing is to lose your reason for living. – Jo Nesbo

You’ll have time to rest when you’re dead. – Robert De Niro

When it’s time to die, let us not discover that we have never lived. – Henry David Thoreau

A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it. – Oscar Wilde

Death is nothing else but going home to God, the bond of love will be unbroken for all eternity. – Mother Teresa

What we have once enjoyed deeply we can never lose. All that we love deeply becomes a part of us. – Helen Keller

Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don’t know how to replenish its source, It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals, It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings. – Anais Nin

Death ends a life, not a relationship. – Mitch Albom

We die only once, and for such a long time. – Moliere

Do not seek death. But do not fear it either. There cannot be life without death, it is inescapable. – Keisei Tagami

Famous Quotes About Death

Death Quotes

Live your life that the fear of death can never enter your heart. – Tecumseh

Pale Death beats equally at the poor man’s gate and at the palaces of kings. – Horace

It is said that your life flashes before your eyes just before you die. That is true, it’s called Life. – Terry Pratchett

They say you die twice. One time when you stop breathing and a second time, a bit later on, when somebody says your name for the last time. – Banksy

Goodbyes are only for those who love with their eyes. Because for those who love with heart and soul there is no such thing as separation. – Rumi

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. – Stewart Alsop

In the night of death, hope sees a star and listening love can hear the rustle of a wing. – Robert Green Ingersoll

To live in the hearts we leave behind is not to die. – Thomas Campbell

We are all full of weakness and errors; let us mutually pardon each other our follies it is the first law of nature. – Voltaire

Everybody wants to go to heaven, but nobody wants to die. – Unknown

From my rotting body, flowers shall grow and I am in them, and that is eternity. – Edvard Munch

Some people are so afraid to die that they never begin to live. – Henry Van Dyke

Death never takes the wise man by surprise, he is always ready to go. – Jean de La Fontaine

Neither fire nor wind, birth nor death can erase our good deeds. – Buddha

Death’s got an Invisibility Cloak?” Harry interrupted again. “So he can sneak up on people,” said Ron. “Sometimes he gets bored of running at them, flapping his arms and shrieking… – J.K. Rowling

Death is a challenge. It tells us not to waste time. It tells us to tell each other right now that we love each other. – Leo Buscaglia

Sad Death Note Quotes

Death Quotes

A day grows old as we do. Do not wish death upon it. Let it live, let it love, and only then should you let it rest in peace. – Michelle C. Ustaszeski

Death is always around the corner, but often our society gives it inordinate help. – Carter Burwell

Why should I fear death? If I am, death is not. If death is, I am not. Why should I fear that which cannot exist when I do? – Epicurus

Someone has to die in order that the rest of us should value life more. – Virginia Woolf

Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever. – Mahatma Gandhi

It matters not how a man dies, but how he lives. The act of dying is not of importance, it lasts so short a time. – Samuel Johnson

No one wants to die. Even people who want to go to heaven don’t want to die to get there. And yet 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. It is Life’s change agent. It clears out the old to make way for the new. – Steve Jobs

No one really knows why they are alive until they know what they’d die for. – Martin Luther King Jr

Everyone dies eventually, whether they have power or not. That’s why you need to think about what you’ll accomplish while you’re alive. – Mary Macbeth

If a man has not discovered something that he will die for, he isn’t fit to live. – Martin Luther King, Jr.

The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there’s no risk of accident for someone who’s dead. – Albert Einstein

Life and death are one thread, the same line viewed from different sides. – Lao Tzu

While I thought that I was learning how to live, I have been learning how to die. – Leonardo da Vinci

Dying is like coming to the end of a long novel, you only regret it if the ride was enjoyable and left you wanting more. – Jerome P. Crabb

Every word affords me pain. Yet how sweet it would be if I could hear what the flowers have to say about death! – E.M. Cioran

Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It’s the transition that’s troublesome. – Isaac Asimov

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