The approach of death certainly concentrates the mind.
Death is the easiest of all things after it, and the hardest of all things before it.
Have an earnestness for death and you will have life.
Death is the ugly fact which Nature has to hide, and she hides it well.
Not ignorance, but ignorance of ignorance, is the death of knowledge.
Death is the last enemy: once we’ve got past that I think everything will be alright.
When we are dealing with death we are constantly being dragged down by the event: Humor diverts our attention and lifts our sagging spirits.
People living deeply have no fear of death.
Death is a distant rumor to the young.
Nothing is a matter of life and death except life and death.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Dying is easy, it’s living that scares me to death.
The death of what’s dead is the birth of what’s living.
After your death you will be what you were before your birth.
The idea is to die young as late as possible.
Achieving life is not the equivalent of avoiding death.
Love and death are the two great hinges on which all human sympathies turn.
The line between life or death is determined by what we are willing to do.
Death, the final, triumphant lover.
Do not fear death so much but rather the inadequate life.