Gilbert K. Chesterton
You may also Like
All Gilbert K. Chesterton Quotes
Related Authors and Links
More Death Quotes
Death is one moment, and life is so many of them.
When something dies is the greatest teaching.
Remembering that I'll be dead soon is the most important tool I've ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything - all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure - these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important. Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart. Stay hungry. Stay foolish.
Oh how beautiful to fall to give you flight, to die to give you life, to rest under your sky; and in your enchanted land forever sleep.
My music fights against the system that teaches to live and die.
In fact, for all kinds of offenses - and, for no offenses - from murders to misdemeanors, men and women are put to death without judge or jury; so that, although the political excuse was no longer necessary, the wholesale murder of human beings went on just the same.
Ida B. Wells
You realize that life is short and fragile; and when you are facing walls of water, you understand your own mortality can change and how quickly things could change.
Man dies of cold, not of darkness.
Miguel de Unamuno
Courage is being scared to death - and saddling up anyway.
The art of living well and the art of dying well are one.
Privacy and Terms