Quotations About / On:
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.)
Live for something or you'll die for nothing
Those who don't feed themselves
with food of hope
will eventually die
of mental starvation
When dreams come true
an unnatural death
To be born and die is an experience
Man and work are friends
They live and die together
I was never born, I didnt die.
(Abhay Kumar 1980, )
To philosophize is to learn to die.
(Michel de Montaigne (1533-1592), French essayist. "That to philosophize is to learn to die," ch. 20, p. 75, The Essays of Montaigne, vol. I, trans. by E.J. Trechmann, Oxford University Press, New York and London (n.d.).
Montaigne's appraisal of philosophy.)