Best 680 of Life and death quotes - MyQuotes
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
The nature of finite things is to have the seed of their passing-away as their essential being: the hour of their birth is the hour of their death.
I've always read suspense, so raising the stakes to life and death situations in my romance plots seemed natural.
But solace also asks us very direct and forceful questions. Firstly, how will you bear the inevitable loss that is coming to you? And how will you endure it through the years? And above all, how will you shape a life equal to and as beautiful and as astonishing as a world that can birth you, bring you into the light and then just as you were beginning to understand it, take you away?
Funny how we do not realize the true value and legacy of a living icon until they suddenly pass away. Truth is, there are many living legends among us, we just do not stop and take time to notice their worth until it's too late.
I came to understand the most intriguing irony of life, that the most intimate partner of life is death. (Page 94)
Life and death! They seem like complete opposites-at great enmity with each other. But for Paul-and for all who share his faith-there is a unity, because the same great passion is fulfilled in both-namely, that Christ be magnified in this body-our bodies-whether by life or by death.
I’m looking for the exit.” “The Last Exit to Brooklyn, will it be?” “Er, no! Just the way out.” From "One man in his time
Like or dislike her, the British Queen is harmless. Her role is purely ceremonial. Conversely, life and death are in the hands of the monarch who sits in 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
I think if what you'd do for your last day on Earth doesn't look like a pretty normal day for you, you probably need to reexamine your life.
The day you are born is the day you start dying
There are moments that stop the heart, that catch the breath, that halt the beat of blood in your veins, and you are suspended in time, held between life and death, and you wait for something to bring you back again.
Dramat jest wtedy, kiedy możesz podjąć jakąś decyzję, kiedy coś zależy od ciebie, a tam wszystko było z góry przesądzone. Teraz, w szpitalu, chodzi o życie — i za każdym razem muszę podejmować decyzję. Teraz się denerwuję znacznie bardziej.
They were of the past, and the past always mends itself, no matter how me interfere.
It isn't discomfort, or dis-ease as he put it. It's this aching, throbbing, god-awful incurable pain - and it's known as life. When will the doctors learn: It isn't death that's the disease.
Lailah Gifty Akita
Life is defined by time, appreciate the beauty of time.
Your life is like a mist that appears for a little time and then vanishes.
Makes me sad looking at the leaves on my vines turning gold and brown, the branches bare of fruit, but I know the leaves and the fruit will return next spring once more. But unlike lost love ,the love of writing,the love of nature ,the love of beauty,the love of life once its lost its lost forever, I hope i never ever lose that love.
You can't make a date in death's dateless night.
Perhaps that is why we love life so much, Anjin-san. You see, we have to. Death is part of our air and see and earth.
Somethings are simply better left the way they are.
Does this world feel like hell to you? Of course it does, because it is.
For all bodies are in perpetual flux like rivers, and parts are passing in and out of them continually.
Don't look for meaning in life. It was meant to be lived not understood
Medicine really matured me as a person because, as a physician, you're obviously dealing with life and death issues, issues much more serious than what we're talking about in entertainment. You can't get more serious than life and death. And if you can handle that, you can handle anything.
Life is short, we say, in one way or another, but in truth, because we cannot imagine our own death until it is thrust upon us, we live in a land where only other people die.
Emile M. Cioran
Death makes no sense except to people who have passionately loved life. How can one die without having something to part from? Detachment is a negation of both life and death. Whoever has overcome his fear of death has also triumphed over life. For life is nothing but another word for this fear.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.
While I live my life expecting to live, others expect that they might die. The rules of the world are not the same for all of us.
Life and death were so unpredictable. So close to each other. We existed moment to moment, never knowing who would be the next to leave this world.
Alas the Master; so he sinks in death. But whoso knows the mystery of man Sees life and death as curves of the same plan
...wszystko jest stratą czasu, chyba że człowiek pieprzy się w najlepsze, tworzy w najlepsze, ma się jak najlepiej albo zmierza w kierunku ułudy pod tytułem miłość i szczęście. Wszyscy kończymy w gnojówce porażki - czy nazwiemy to śmiercią czy błędem.
Yes, we all die but there's a tendency to focus on the end too much. Life can be a wondrous, sparkling comet trail that we leave in our wake for others to marvel at.
We live like sheep in line waiting to be slaughtered in a slaughterhouse. We eat and laugh and fight as we see those in front of us fall to the knife
Sören Kierkegaard has another answer: human existence is possible as existence not in despair, as existence not in tragedy; it is possible as existence in faith... Faith is the belief that in God the impossible is possible, that in Him time and eternity are one, that both life and death are meaningful.
Often the test of courage is not to die but to live.
Allí estaba él, yendo raudo en pos de la muerte, poniendo en ello todo su empeño, mientras que aquel matrimonio no tenía ninguna prisa por morir. En el suelo del jardín estaban diseminados pétalos de flor de cerezo que el viento había transportado desde algún lugar. Era de día, pero la sala estaba sumida en una fresca penumbra mientras la blanca mano del anciano pasaba las páginas de la antología poética. Él y su esposa dedicaban el tiempo a tejer su muerte lentamente, como si estuvieran tejiendo un suéter, preparándose para la llegada del invierno. ¿De dónde procedía semejante serenidad?
He's extremely dehydrated and we'll need to get fluids into him as soon as possible if he's to have a hope of surviving
Lailah Gifty Akita
Death is the destiny of every man. I shall not worry over material wealth.
There's nothing like love or incumbent death to make you realize how many things you still want to do.
Lailah Gifty Akita
We can only live life when we understand life.
When you die, you don't.
Football (soccer) is a matter of life and death, except more important.
Michael Thomas Ford
Then he asked me which one I thought was most likely to happen. I wish I knew. I really do. But I don’t. You’d think that after living with these people for fifteen years I’d know a little something about them. But right now I feel like I don’t know my parents at all. I guess when you get down to it, I’ve never really thought about them as people. They’ve always been my parents. Now I have to think about them as people with feelings. What a pain. The funny thing is, I bet they feel the same way.
Lailah Gifty Akita
Death is the destiny of every man.
If moral precepts alone could have reformed mankind, the mission of the Son of God into all the world would have been unnecessary. The perfect morality of the gospel rests upon the doctrine which, though often controverted has never been refuted: I mean the vicarious life and death of the Son of God.
Lailah Gifty Akita
Two puzzles that cannot be solved: The miracle of birth and misery of death.
Rainer Maria Rilke
No waiting the beyond, no peering toward it, but longing to degrade not even death; we shall learn earthliness, and serve its ends, to feel its hands about us like a friend's.
Days become weeks. Weeks become months. Month become years. And years become silence.
Look: each moment is a cradle and a casket: may all life and all death seem strange and new to you.
I have found that the Way of the samurai is death. This means that when you are compelled to choose between life and death, you must quickly choose death.