Quotations About / On: DYING

  • 1.
    "The king died and then the queen died" is a story. "The king died, and then queen died of grief" is a plot.
    (E.M. (Edward Morgan) Forster (1879-1970), British novelist, essayist. Aspects of the Novel, ch. 5 (1927).)
    More quotations from: E.M. (Edward Morgan) Forster, grief
  • 2.
    We can't do anything.... They just die and die and die, and they keep coming and coming and coming.
    (Florence Parent, U.S. physician. New York Times, p. 1A (July 22, 1994). On the cholera epidemic among the Rwandan refugees.)
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  • 3.
    For a courageous man cannot die dishonorably, a man who has attained the consulship cannot die before his time, a philosopher cannot die wretchedly.
    (Marcus Tullius Cicero (106-43 B.C.), Roman orator, philosopher, statesman. IV, 3.)
    More quotations from: Marcus Tullius Cicero, time
  • 4.
    "In your company a man could die," I said, "a man could die and you wouldn't even notice, there's no trace of friendship, a man could die in your company."
    (Max Frisch (1911-1991), Swiss author, critic. Originally published as Homo faberEin Bericht, Suhrkamp (1957). Homo Faber: A Report, p. 66, trans. by Michael Bullock (1977), Abelard-Schuman (1959). Walter Faber's drunken critique of modern U.S. society.)
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  • 5.
    People are always dying in the Times who don't seem to die in other papers, and they die at greater length and maybe even with a little more grace.
    (James Reston (b. 1909), U.S. journalist. New Leader (New York, Jan. 7, 1963).)
    More quotations from: James Reston, dying, people
  • 6.
    Its better to die once and for all than to die daily and suffer more pain..
    (It describes my feelings)
    More quotations from: irza sheraz
  • 7.
    Do or die is a wrong concept so first do and then die.
    (soldiers)
    More quotations from: Anamta Ali Pasha
  • 8.
    People don't die from suicide, they die from sadness.
    (sadnesss)
    More quotations from: Timothy Long
  • 9.
    Dont try to die, only you die to try
    (in all life tribulations, when you are not been able to achieve your goals, dont try to kill yourself (dont try to die) just make all effort, all struggles, sacrifice your strength (die) to make your ways and achieve your goals (try))
    More quotations from: Akunnuewu Abayomi
  • 10.
    Men die in despair, while spirits die in ecstasy.
    (Honoré De Balzac (1799-1850), French novelist. It later entered the Comédie humaine (1845, trans. by George Saintsbury, 1971). Seraphita, chapter III, First published as part of Romans et contes philosophiques (1831), then the Etudes philosophiques (1835). Explanation of Swedenborg's philosophy.)
    More quotations from: Honoré De Balzac, despair
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