Death Quotes

Alexei Sayle #Death

As a comic, you try something and if it works you go with it and grind it to death.
Julie Benz #Death

Photo of Julie Benz Cause at the end of the day, honestly, at the end of the day when you're in your death bed and that's it, I think it's the relationships you've had and the people that you've touched and the people that have touched you that matter.
Lorna Luft #Death

Photo of Lorna Luft Instead of joyfully looking forward to my birth, my mother began systematically preparing for her own death. She was fatalistic.
Liza Minnelli #Death

Photo of Liza Minnelli I am deeply saddened by the death of my dear friend, Dudley Moore.
Tim Kaine #Death

Photo of Tim Kaine I think life is sacred, whether it's abortion or the death penalty.
Jacqueline Cochran #Death #Faith #Fear

Photo of Jacqueline Cochran It comes with faith, for with complete faith there is no fear of what faces you in life or death.
Alveda King #Death #Marriage

Photo of Alveda King People need jobs, people need happy and successful lives there should be marriage between one man and one woman, there should the value of person from conception until natural death.
Tammy Bruce #Death #Health

Photo of Tammy Bruce When the courts decide that murderers, rapists, and others who maliciously break our social contract deserve health care that most working Americans can't afford, they are condemning good people to death.
Bill Parcells #Death

Photo of Bill Parcells If you have fun, fine. It's not all life and death.
Ivan Turgenev #Death

Photo of Ivan Turgenev Nature creates while destroying, and doesn't care whether it creates or destroys as long as life isn't extinguished, as long as death doesn't lose its rights.
John Elway #Death

Photo of John Elway I'm watching the Weather Channel more than I've ever watched it. I'm scared to death it's going to rain.
John Ralston Saul #Death

Photo of John Ralston Saul Nothing is absolute, with the debatable exceptions of this statement and death.
Donna Shalala #Death #Future

Photo of Donna Shalala But for me, it is when a student has died. I find the death of a young person the most difficult and painful of times. To explain it to other young people, to see a bright future snuffed out, is just awful. I am haunted by those deaths.
Michel Aoun #Death #Freedom

Photo of Michel Aoun Any existence deprived of freedom is a kind of death.
Martin Short #Death

Photo of Martin Short I have sometimes imagined my own death and brought myself to tears.
Wilbur Smith #Death

Photo of Wilbur Smith The first novel I wrote was a monster - clocking in at 180,000 words - but it died a death, a death it deserved. It was called 'The Gods First Make Mad.' It was a good title, but it was the only good thing about the book. I didn't let that put me off.
Elias Canetti #Death

Photo of Elias Canetti There is no such thing as an ugly language. Today I hear every language as if it were the only one, and when I hear of one that is dying, it overwhelms me as though it were the death of the earth.
Elias Canetti #Death

Photo of Elias Canetti He who is obsessed by death is made guilty by it.
Adrienne Rich #Death

Photo of Adrienne Rich They can rule the world while they can persuade us our pain belongs in some order is death by famine worse than death by suicide, than a life of famine and suicide...?
Desmond Morris #Death

Photo of Desmond Morris Life is like a very short visit to a toyshop between birth and death.
Daniel H. Wilson #Death

Over the past 50 years we got versions of X-ray specs and space vacations, and even death rays. But the X-ray specs don't fit on your face - they're big things that screen your luggage for guns. Space vacations are real, but they cost $20 million. We have death rays, but you have to be a triple Ph.D. to play with them.
George Osborne #Death

Photo of George Osborne It's normally the kiss of death to be identified as a rising star, or someone to watch.
Robert McNamara #Death

Photo of Robert McNamara We burned to death 100,000 Japanese civilians in Tokyo - men, women and children. LeMay recognized that what he was doing would be thought immoral if his side had lost. But what makes it immoral if you lose and not immoral if you win?
Nigella Lawson #Death #Funny

And, in a funny way, each death is different and you mourn each death differently and each death brings back the death you mourned earlier and you get into a bit of a pile-up.
Julianna Baggott #Death #Faith

I am politically pro-choice, but personally pro-life. I have my faith but refuse to force it on the world at large - especially this world, so brutal and unjust. I cannot make these wrenching personal life and death decisions for others - nor do I believe they should be made by a church run by childless men.