Quotations About / On: DYING
Men are never really willing to die except for the sake of freedom: therefore they do not believe in dying completely.
(Albert Camus (1913-1960), French-Algerian philosopher, author. "Historic Murder," pt. 5, The Rebel (1951, trans. 1953).)
To die is poignantly bitter, but the idea of having to die without having lived is unbearable.
(Erich Fromm (1900-1980), U.S. psychologist. Man for Himself, ch. 4 (1947).)
To die is but to leave off dying and do the thing once for all.
(Samuel Butler (1835-1902), British author. Samuel Butler's Notebooks, p. 255 (1951).)
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
(Sophocles (497-406/5 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Philoctetes, l. 1443.)
'Memories are the most constant visitor that never dies.'
Better to die for a cause than to live for none
Nothing on earth lives and dies for no reason.
The life newer dies.....we are just graduated to past over.
'better live fully before you die'
(for if we are born, we definitely must die. so now that you are alive, what makes you not live to the maximum, a next life?)
We all die but not all of us live