death quotes

I get scared to death when I see people who say they've found Jesus Christ, and they're out there, and I wonder, who's teaching them? Who's mentoring them?Willie Aames

Are you not moved to tears and bitter compassion, when you behold the only Son of God seized by the most impious, dragged away, mocked, scourged, buffeted, spit upon, crowned with thorns, hung upon the infamous cross between two thieves, finally in such a horrible and execrable manner suffering death, for your salvation and that of the world?Peter Abelard

You can't choreograph death, but you can choreograph your funeral.Marina Abramovic

I think when you're 10 years old, it's too much to see something with the threat of death in every episode. Kids are better left naive about certain things.J. J. Abrams

Every book for me is a chapter in the long book which will finally be closed on the day of my death.Peter Ackroyd

If our countries had war the one with the other, that was no cause that he should put us to death; with which they were out of heart that their cruel pretense failed them. For which God be forever-more praised.William Adams

The fear of death often proves mortal, and sets people on methods to save their Lives, which infallibly destroy them.Joseph Addison

If you followed the media you'd think that everybody in Africa was starving to death, and that's not the case; so it's important to engage with the other Africa.Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Death is really a great blessing for humanity, without it there could be no real progress. People who lived for ever would not only hamper and discourage the young, but they would themselves lack sufficient stimulus to be creative.Alfred Adler

Normality is death.Theodor Adorno

Only a humanity to whom death has become as indifferent as its members, that has itself died, can inflict it administratively on innumerable people.Theodor Adorno

Death is easier than a wretched life; and better never to have born than to live and fare badly.Aeschylus

For children preserve the fame of a man after his death.Aeschylus

I have friends who remember seeing fish hauled onto a boat's deck and beaten to death.Casey Affleck

Death can't be so bad if mom went through it. It makes it easier for the child to follow.Danny Aiello

All has been looted, betrayed, sold; black death's wing flashed ahead.Anna Akhmatova

Who will grieve for this woman? Does she not seem too insignificant for our concern? Yet in my heart I never will deny her, Who suffered death because she chose to turn.Anna Akhmatova

I would lying if I said I would laugh in the face of death.Mitch Albom

I understand what happens to the brain when people are near death, and I had always believed there were good scientific explanations for the heavenly out-of-body journeys described by those who narrowly escaped death.Eben Alexander

The white sail of his soul has rounded the promontory - death.William Alexander