Quotes by dying
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American writer 1900-1949
Land is the only thing in the world that amounts to anything, for 'Tis the only thing in this world that lasts, 'Tis the only thing worth working for, worth fighting for - worth dying for.
Stephen Vincent Benét
American poet, short story writer, and novelist 1898-1943
Life is not lost by dying; life is lost minute by minute, day by dragging day, in all the thousand small uncaring ways.
Danish philosopher 1813-1855
Listen to the cry of a woman in labor at the hour of giving birth - look at the dying man's struggle at his last extremity, and then tell me whether something that begins and ends thus could be intended for enjoyment.
Henry Ward Beecher
American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker 1813-1887
Living is death; dying is life. We are not what we appear to be. On this side of the grave we are exiles, on that citizens; on this side orphans, on that children;
Love is not the dying moan of a distant violin-it's the triumphant twang of a bedspring.
French writer and essayist 1913-1960
Men are never really willing to die except for the sake of freedom: therefore they do not believe in dying completely.
American singer, songwriter, actress, and filmmaker 1942-
My biggest nightmare is I'm driving home and get sick and go to hospital. I say: 'Please help me.' And the people say: 'Hey, you look like...' And I'm dying while they're wondering whether I'm Barbra Streisand.
English poet, novelist, essayist and critic 1929-2019
No one is promiscuous in his way of dying. A man who has decided to hang himself will never jump in front of a train.
Russian journalist and political thinker 1812-1870
No one is to blame. It is neither their fault nor ours. It is the misfortune of being born when a whole world is dying.
British Author 1828-1909
Not till the fire is dying in the grate, Look we for any kinship with the stars. Oh, wisdom never comes when it is gold, And the great price we paid for it full worth: We have it only when we are half earth. Little avails that coinage to the old!
Sir Edwin Arnold
English poet and journalist 1832-1904
One can be a soldier without dying, and a lover without sighing.
English playwright and poet 1564-1616
One good deed, dying
slaughters a thousand waiting upon that.Source: The Winter's Tale
American actor and director 1937-
One thing about being successful is that I stopped being afraid of dying. Once you're a star you're dead already. You're embalmed.
American Essayist 1934-
Only the dying man can tell how much time he has left.Source: The Year of Magical Thinking (2007) 24
Greek philosopher 469 BC - 399 BC
Ordinary people seem not to realize that those who really apply themselves in the right way to philosophy are directly and of their own accord preparing themselves for dying and death.
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