Preparation For Death Quotes

Preparation For Death Quotes by Jane Austen, Tecumseh, Kenneth Branagh, Stanislav Grof, Sinclair Lewis, Luce Irigaray and many others.

Life could do nothing for her, beyond giving time for a

Life could do nothing for her, beyond giving time for a better preparation for death.
Jane Austen
Prepare a noble death song for the day when you go over the great divide.
Tecumseh
Hamlet and Victor Frankenstein are each obsessed with death. Hamlet’s whole story is a philosophical preparation for death; Victor’s is an intellectual refusal to accept it.
Kenneth Branagh
There is no fundamental difference between the preparation for death and the practice of dying, and spiritual practice leading to enlightenment.
Stanislav Grof
In everything was the spirit of children’s play – not the rule-ridden, time-killing play of adults that is a preparation for death, but the busy and credulous play of children that is a preparation for life.
Sinclair Lewis
Death is the real inspiring genius or Musagetes of philosophy, and for this reason Socrates defined philosophy as thanatou mГ©lГ©tГЁ (preparation for death; Plato, Phaedo, 81a). Indeed, without death there would hardly have been any philosophizing.
Luce Irigaray
Many a life has been injured by the constant expectation of death. It is life we have to do with, not death. The best preparation for the night is to work diligently while the day lasts. The best preparation for death is life.
George MacDonald
The whole life of the philosopher is a preparation for death.
Plato
To neglect at any time preparation for death is to sleep on our post at a siege; to omit it in old age is to sleep at an attack.
Samuel Johnson
It is not dying, but living, that is a preparation for Death.
Margot Asquith