130 Quotes About Death

  • "He's what we really need. If your friend is sick and dying, the most important thing he wants is not an explanation but for you to sit with him. He's terrified of being alone more than anything else. So God has not left us alone."

    - Peter Kreeft
    Topics: Death, Friendship


  • "We cannot enjoy peace in this world unless we are ready to yield to the will of God in respect of death. Our times are in His hand, at His sovereign disposal. We must accept that as best."

    - John Owen
    Topics: Peace, Death


  • "The Jews looked upon a serpent to be freed from serpents; and we look upon the death of Christ to be delivered from death."

    - Augustine
    Topics: Christ, Death, Salvation


  • "Tears are a tribute to our deceased friends. When the body is sown, it must be watered. But we must not sorrow as those that have no hope; for we have a good hope through grace both concerning them and concerning ourselves."

    - Matthew Henry
    Topics: Death


  • "Earth recedes, heaven opens. I've been through the gates! Don't call me back ... if this is death, it's sweet. Dwight! Irene! I see the children's faces. [Dwight and Irene were his dead grandchildren.]"

    - Dwight L. Moody
    Topics: Death


  • "Riches may leave us while we live, we must leave them when we die."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Wealth, Death


  • "To go back is nothing but death: to go forward is fear of death, and life everlasting beyond it. I will yet go forward.""

    - John Bunyan
    Topics: Death


  • "When a willing victim who had committed no treachery was killed in a traitor's stead, the table would crack and Death itself would start working backwards.'"

    C.S. Lewis
    Topics: Death


  • "Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see."

    - Helen Keller
    Topics: Death


  • "You ask for a practical direction to teach you to die well. Detach your souls from everything that you love, separate from God. This, in a few words, is the science of dying."

    - Assorted Authors
    Topics: Death


  • "Tombs are the clothes of the dead; a grave is but a plain suit; a rich monument is an embroidered one."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Death


  • "As I go into a cemetery I like to think of the time when the dead shall rise from their graves. ... Thank God, our friends are not buried; they are only sown!"

    - Dwight L. Moody
    Topics: Death


  • "Please my loving friends and family, don't cry for me, for all my life His was the only face I desperately longed to see.n"

    - Judy Harrell
    Topics: Death, Jesus


  • "The grave has a door on its inner side."

    - Alexander MacLaren
    Topics: Death


  • "Never fear dying, beloved. Dying is the last, but the least matter that a Christian has to be anxious about. Fear living - that is a hard battle to fight, a stern discipline to endure, a rough voyage to undergo."

    - Charles Spurgeon
    Topics: Death, Life



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