Death And Loss Quotes

Death And Loss Quotes by William Shakespeare, Seneca the Younger, Antoine de Saint-Exupery, Elisabeth Kubler-Ross, Emily Dickinson, Henri Nouwen and many others.

Death, a necessary end, will come when it will come

Death, a necessary end, will come when it will come
William Shakespeare
The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.
Seneca the Younger
He who has gone, so we but cherish his memory, abides with us, more potent, nay, more present than the living man.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their way out of those depths.
Copyright: Elisabeth Kubler-Ross Family Limited Partnership.
Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
Unable are the loved to die, for love is immortality.
Emily Dickinson
The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing, not curing, not healing…that is a friend who cares.
Henri Nouwen
Grief is not a disorder, a disease or sign of weakness. It is an emotional, physical and spiritual necessity, the price you pay for love. The only cure for grief is to grieve.
Earl A Grollman
Tears are God’s gift to us. Our holy water. They heal us as they flow.
Rita Schiano
For life and death are one, even as the river and the sea are one.
Khalil Gibran
What we have once enjoyed we can never lose. All that we love deeply becomes a part of us.
Helen Keller
The light has gone out of my life.
Theodore Roosevelt
We think of death and loss as tragic twins, but in fact it is loss that hurts us.
Perry Brass
To the well-organized mind, death is but the next great adventure.
J. K. Rowling
If the people we love are stolen from us, the way to have them live on is to never stop loving them. Buildings burn, people die, but real love is forever.
James O’Barr
They that love beyond the world
cannot be separated by it.
Death cannot kill what never dies.
William Penn
Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole.
Roger Caras
Is death the last sleep? No, it is the last and final awakening.
Walter Scott