Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Category: Death.

The repository contains 35 quotes in the category “Death.”
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The only peace which lasts forever is the peace of death.

Greg Kovas

I have never killed a man, but I have read many obituaries with great pleasure.

Clarence Darrow
1857 — 1938

People die all the time. Why, you could wake up dead tomorrow!

“The Simpsons”

If he’s so smart, how come he’s dead?

“The Simpsons”

Giving his reasons for refusing to see a priest as he lay dying.:

I am curious to see what happens in the next world to one who dies unshriven.

1450 — 1523

Death is nothing to be feared; it is mearly a stage of transition. But life without hope, that’s living hell.

“The X-Files”

If you’re killed, you’ve lost a very important part of your life.

Brooke Shields
1965 —     

Be not thou afraid when one is made rich, when the glory of his house is increased, for when he dieth he shall carry nothing away; his glory shall not descend after him.

The Bible

It is not the pace of life that scares me, it is the sudden stop at the end.


To live is to dream, to die is to awaken.


Defeat is worse than death because you have to live with defeat.


Dying is a very dull, dreary affair. And my advice to you is to have nothing whatever to do with it.

W. Somerset Maugham
1874 — 1965

Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It’s the transition that’s troublesome.

Isaac Asimov
1920 — 1992

Anyone can talk to the dead; getting an answer -- that’s the hard part.

Penn Jillette
1955 —     

For three days after death, hair and fingernails continue to grow but phone calls taper off.

Johnny Carson
1925 — 2005

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