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Best Quotes About Life And Death

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A list of the best life and death quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous life and death quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic life and death quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational quotes from that same writer.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best quotes about life and death?" and "What are inspirational life and death quotes?"

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    Living is a sickness to which sleep provides relief every sixteen hours. It's a palliative. The remedy is death. Nicolas Chamfort

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    Life, in my estimation, is a biological misadventure that we terminate on the shoulders of six strange men whose only objective is to make a hole in one with you. Fred Allen

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    But there is good news yet to hear and fine things to be seen before we go to Paradise by way of Kensal Green. G. K. Chesterton

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    The woods are lovely, dark and deep. But I have promises to keep, and miles to go before I sleep. Robert Frost

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    Niko knew death like a sister – she was his true partner in the phenomenal world. Janet Morris

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    Everyone prepares for battle in his own way. Janet Morris

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    Life is the desert, life the solitude, death joins us to the great majority. Edward Young

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    'Tis all a Checker-board of Nights and days where Destiny with Men for Pieces plays: Hither and thither moves, and mates and slays, and one by one back in the Closet lays. Omar Khayyám

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    Wisdom, Niko thought as he leaned his cheek against his long-handled rake, cannot be had without price. And that price is blood. The sound of it in your veins. The pound of it in your head. The volume of it in a human body; the sickness when you’ve spilled it. Janet Morris

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    Gods have bloody hands. Janet Morris

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    Nothing he knew of, enunciated life like death. Janet Morris

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    Creation destroys as it goes, throws down one tree for the rise of another. But ideal mankind would abolish death, multiply itself million upon million, rear up city upon city, save every parasite alive, until the accumulation of mere existence is swollen to a horror. D. H. Lawrence

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    Life is a loss of time. Gerhard Kocher

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    Life is one of the most important causes of death. Gerhard Kocher

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    Let us beware of saying that death is the opposite of life. The living being is only a species of the dead, and a very rare species. Friedrich Nietzsche

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    As flies to wanton boys, are we to the gods; They kill us for their sport. William Shakespeare

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