Quotation Explorer - 'Dying'

Dying for dark - the darker the worse. Strange. - Samuel Beckett
Don't be sad because I'm dying, be happy because very second another great human being is born, another person that ill have chances to do greater things than me. - Emma Claeys
I don't worry about getting old. I'm old already. Only young people worry about getting old. When I was 65 I had cupid's eczema. I don't believe in dying. It's been done. I'm working on a new exit. Besides, I can't die now - I'm booked. - George Burns
Be true to the writer within you; tell the story you're dying to tell in exactly the way you wish to tell it, and don't trust anyone who tries to sway you otherwise. - Richelle E. Goodrich
When you’re dying, even your unhappiest memories can induce a sort of fondness, as if delight is not confined to the good times, but is woven through your days like a skein of gold thread. - Cory Taylor
Silently I dance a dance of chaos to the rhythm of a dying sun - Wayne Howell
The truth is we're all dying, the lie is we're all living. - Anthony Liccione
The dream crossed twilight between birth and dying. - T.S. Eliot
I have survived my first day of chemo and I like this feeling of survival. It’s alive and it’s right and it’s what I will make sure I feel every day for the rest of the life I have left. I make a promise to myself: While I’m dying, I will be completely fucking alive. - Glenn Rockowitz
Imagine that you are dying. If you had a terminal disease would you ­finish this book? Why not? The thing that annoys this 10-weeks-to-live self is the thing that is wrong with the book. So change it. Stop arguing with yourself. Change it. See? Easy. And no one had to die. - Anne Enright
Everyone deserves the chance to survive. I think of this every time I see another disaster. There are probably people dying who don’t have to. - James Hubbard
My heart aches. I wish it was me. If I can relieve the pain, I could probably handle it much better. I know I could, but to witness someone you love suffer is the most painful punishment. Love is a soothing balm for dying spirit. - Nikki Firefly
The night has a thousand eyes,And the day but one; Yet the light of the bright world dies With the dying sun. The mind has a thousand eyes, And the heart but one: Yet the light of a whole life dies When love is done. - Francis William Bourdillon
There’s a common misconception that work is necessary. You will meet people working at miserable jobs. They tell you they are making a living. No, they’re not. They’re dying, frittering away their fast-extinguishing lives doing things which are, at best, meaningless and, at worst, harmful. - Adrian Tan
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work. I want to achieve it through not dying. - Woody Allen
It seems to me that if you or I must choose between two courses of thoughts or action we should remember our dying and try so to live, that our death brings no pleasure on the world. - John Steinbeck
So - people a thousand years from now...This is the way we were: in our growing up and in our marrying and in our living and in our dying. - Thornton Wilder
He’d have denied it to his dying breath but Derwent wasn’t as tough as he pretended to be. For the very small number of people he cared about, Derwent would give his all. It made him vulnerable, and every now and then that vulnerability showed. - Jane Casey
I died as a mineral and became a plant,I died as a plant and rose to animal,I died as an animal and I was Man.Why should I fear? When was I less by dying? - Jalaluddin Rumi
I’ve seen daggers pierce the chest,Children dying in the road,Crawling things hooked and baited,Rapists bound and then castrated,Villains singed in public square.Yet none these sights did make me cringeLike when my Love cut all her hair. - Roman Payne
We're shadows! of naught - living, dying! for what's not. - Fakeer Ishavardas
What is living? Forging memories. What is dying? Forgetting them.I never die. - Kaine Andrews
It matters not how a man dies, but how he lives. The act of dying is not of importance, it lasts so short a time. - Samuel Johnson
That's what we're all looking for. A certain peace with the idea of dying. If we know, in the end, that we can ultimately have that peace with dying, then we can finally do the really hard thing." Which is? "Make peace with living. - Mitch Albom from "Tuesdays with Morrie"
When I'm in a couple, I feel I'm disappearing, dying - losing my mind. - Stephen Grosz
Do not go gentle into that good night, Old age should burn and rave at close of day; Rage, rage against the dying of the light. - Dylan Thomas
She had lost all our memories for ever, and it was as though by dying she had robbed me of part of myself. I was losing my individuality. It was the first stage of my own death, the memories dropping off like gangrened limbs. - Graham Greene
But to mean it when I say that I want my life to count for His glory is to drive a stake through the heart of self - a painful and determined dying to me that must be a part of every day I live. - Louie Giglio
But that was the cruelty of fate, whether you were dying at sea or simply trying to get through high school. Sometimes fate kissed you. Sometimes it snubbed you. Sometimes it passed you a love note, and that note was a lie. - Kathy Parks
Fear of dying must surely mean fear of how one dies. If one can be assured of a painless death, how can one fear it, unless one is a religious fanatic with a very guilty conscience? - Dimitris Mita
Authority forgets a dying king - Alfred Tennyson
Each time we don't say what we wanna say, we're dying. - Yoko Ono
No, I regret nothing, all I regret is having been born, dying is such a long tiresome business I always found. - Samuel Beckett
He who is dying of hunger must be fed rather than taught. - Saint Thomas Aquinas
A heart? Peppone knows where one is to be met with. There is always someone in the black market in need of dying early. - Michelle Franklin
My hands are dying. - Courtney Summers
I should not really object to dying were it not followed by death. - Thomas Nagel
It was hope, dying unsurprised. - Laini Taylor
Which is the most successful country on Earth? In whichever country dying is the most difficult thing, that country is the most successful one! And which is the most stupid country on earth? In whichever country dying is the easiest thing, that country is the most stupid one! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Only the dying know what real loneliness is. - Marty Rubin
No dumb bastard ever won a war by going out and dying for his country. He won it by making some other dumb bastard die for his country. - George S. Patton Jr.
The pain of dying will surely be nothing, for the pain of love is so much stronger and agonizing. - Marilena Mexi
Lover," she whispers, and closes her eyes.It falls upon her.Love is like dying. - Stephen King
Mankind thinks only of living because he is dying, and it is only in dying that he gains his freedom to live - Judy Azar LeBlanc
His eyes were closing again, all of their own accord, so that he lay in red, pain-filled darkness. It occured to him that he was dying and he didn’t care. ‘He’s alive!’ Blue said again ‘He’s breathing!’ ‘I can’t see him breathing. - Herbie Brennan
No poor bastard ever won a war by dying for his country. He won it by making other bastards die for their country.
It is easy to slip into a parallel universe. There are so many of them: worlds of the insane, the criminal, the crippled, the dying, perhaps of the dead as well. These worlds exist alongside this world and resemble it, but are not in it. - Susanna Kaysen
Give me the Black Death over a Victorian prude any day. At least the dying screw like it's their last day on earth."Paradise Lot: GoneGodsWorld - Episode 1 - R. E. Vance
I will to my dying day oppose, with all the powers and faculties God has given me, all such instruments of slavery on the one hand and villainy on the other, as this Writ of Assistance is. - James Otis
Writing is a dying form. One reads of this every day. - Lemony Snicket
A business that is not growing after all, is dying. - Shawn Casemore
I don't want to become immortal through my work, I want to become immortal through not dying. - Woody Allen
There I lay staring upward, while the stars wheeled over... Faint to my ears came the gathered rumour of all lands: the springing and the dying, the song and the weeping, and the slow everlasting groan of overburdened stone. - J. R. R. Tolkien
I felt torn Between living and dying Between sleeping and surviving. - Stacy Morris
Maybe you think life is not worth living, but is death worth dying for? - Cesar Nascimento
He is terribly afraid of dying because he hasn’t yet lived. - Franz Kafka
You're badly wounded.You're bleeding but not cut.You feel like dying but you're not.It’s a Love accident an emotional injury.You are not going to the hospital, aren't you?You don't need medicines and first aides, don't you?You just need to move on. Accept it, forgive and forget it. - Bradley B. Dalina
When I am dying, I should like my life taken out under general anaesthetic, exactly as if it were a diseased appendix. - Richard Dawkins
The killing was the best part. It was the dying I couldn't take. - Craig Volk
A man's dying is more the survivors' affair than his own. - Thomas Mann
I'm merely dying to be remembered for simply writing about my living memories - Michael Biondi
Lust is the craving for salt of a person who is dying of thirst.
Do not go gentle into that good night, rage, rage against the dying of the light. - Alli Condie
Patriots always talk of dying for their country and never of killing for their country. - Bertrand Russell
Nothing will bind the eyes of man quicker than the touch of compromise. A principle not compromised is a principle worth dying for. A dream not compromised is a dream worth living for. - Ogwo David Emenike
Any time you are with anyone or think of anyone you must say to yourself: I am dying and this person too is dying, attempting the while to experience the truth of the words you are saying. If every one of you agrees to practice this, bitterness will die out, harmony will arise. - Anthony de Mello
Dying is a very dull, dreary affair. And my advice to you is to have nothing whatever to do with it. - W. Somerset Maugham
Alas, I am dying beyond my means. - Oscar Wilde
I am still in the land of the dying; I shall be in the land of the living soon. (his last words) - John Newton
There are many in the world dying for a piece of bread, but there are many more dying for a little love. - Mother Teresa
Live like you were dying, Love because you are. - Mark Green
In the modern world, in which thousands of people are dying every hour as a consequence of politics, no writing anywhere can begin to be credible unless it is informed by political awareness and principles. Writers who have neither product utopian trash.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country. - Bertrand Russell
It's a basic truth of the human condition that everybody lies. The only variable is about what. The weird thing about telling someone they're dying is it tends to focus their priorities. You find out what matters to them. What they're willing to die for. What they're willing to lie for. - David Shore
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying. - Woody Allen
I think about dying every day, because I can't stop thinking about living. - Libba Bray
Life is a constant process of dying. - Arthur Schopenhauer
Every man must do two things alone; he must do his own believing and his own dying.. - Martin Luther
I was with a friend of mine recently who was dying and while he was lying there with his family around his bed, I just knew that was it, that was the best you can hope for in life - to have your family and the people who love you around you at the end. - Ewan McGregor
...I believe in a God of scandalous grace. I have pledged allegiance to a King who loved evildoers so much he died for them, teaching us that there is something worth dying for but nothing worth killing for. - Shane Claiborne
I don't want to be dying. I want to be dead. - Girl234
Do not wait to know you are dying before you start living. - Lailah Gifty Akita
I learned not to fear infinity,The far field, the windy cliffs of forever,The dying of time in the white light of tomorrow,The wheel turning away from itself,The sprawl of the wave,The on-coming water. - Theodore Roethke
Modern society drinks in streams of information while dying of wisdom thirst. - Orrin Woodward
I cannot live to hear the news from England.But I do prophesy th' election lightsOn Fortinbras; he has my dying voice.So tell him, with th' occurents, more and less,Which have solicited - the rest is silence. - William Shakespeare
Death and destruction are necessary to the health of the world, and therefore as natural, and lovable, as birth and life. Only priests and born cowards moan and weep over dying. Brave men face it with approving nonchalance. - Ragnar Redbeard
There is some comfort in dying surrounded by one's children. - Ann Radcliffe
If I wrote what I really think, I would be so sad all the time. We create to fill a gap - not just to avoid the idea of dying, it's to fill some particular gap in ourselves. - Joss Whedon
Gather ye rose-buds while ye may,Old Time is still a-flying;And this same flower that smiles today, Tomorrow will be dying. - Robert Herrick
Sometimes it's hard to look at a flower, when your dying inside. - Anthony Liccione
Once I tried to kill myself with a bungee cord. I kept almost dying. - Steven Wright
If music be the food of love, play on; Give me excess of it, that, surfeiting, The appetite may sicken, and so die. That strain again! it had a dying fall: O, it came o'er my ear like the sweet sound That breathes upon a bank of violets, Stealing and giving odour! - William Shakespeare
i know this is love "" but how can be you so sure "" can't you see I'm alone, suffering nd it really hurts , I'm dying everyday a little bit , tell me any other disease where u face all this nd it has no cure buddy , I'm trapped - jagvir ji
Life is simply the pursuit of something worth dying for.
I know a little of living and a little of dying. I know how to survive, i have mastered it as a soldier gains mastery of his weapons. Yet i prefer dying, for in dying i learn to live. - Paul Bamikole
Half of the world population is dying from poverty and hunger and still you think you are not rich enough. - M.F. Moonzajer
The easiest way to forget about the people who are dying in wars right now is to close our eyes and ears! And this is also the ugliest and the vilest way! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The free animalhas its dying always behind itand God in front of it, and its wayis the eternal way, as the spring flowing.Never, not for a moment, do we havepure space before us, where the flowersendlessly open. - Rainer Maria Rilke
Government today is growing too strong to be safe. There are no longer any citizens in the world there are only subjects. They work day in and day out for their masters they are bound to die for their masters at call. Out of this working and dying they tend to get less and less. - H.L. Mencken
Think of, at the moment of dying, is there will be any enemy for you? None! Everyone will be the best friend. So win all your enemies with your divine love when you are living. - Debasish Mridha
We desire to keep the dying and the newly dead close before our eyes so as to give them full need of pity. Our Lord was brought down to be pitied, on the Cross He was too far away. - Barry Unsworth
Life is not about growing old and dying. Life is about growing and trying. - Raven Moore
With ravenous passion and reckless ambition he forged his thoughts into words, obsessed with the notion that dying would not be the last thing he would do. - Hubert Martin
There are people dying from famine on the roads, and you do not issue the stores of your granaries for them. When people die, you say, 'it is not owing to me, it is owing to the year.' In what does this differ from stabbing a man and killing him, and then saying, 'it was not I, it was the weapon? - Mencius
The moon hung over the planet Earth, a dead thing over a dying thing. - John Fowles
When the years are dying in the arms of your life,the earth is in pain moving around the sun. - Munia Khan
Dying seems less sad than having lived too little. - Gloria Steinem
Someone dying asks if there is life after death. Yes, comes the answer, only not yours. - E.L. Doctorow
[That] was the cruelty of fate, whether you were dying at sea or simply trying to get through high school. Sometimes fate kissed you. Sometimes it snubbed you. Sometimes it passed you a love note, and that note was a lie. - Kathy Hepinstall
The Night has a thousand eyes, And the Day but one; Yet the light of the bright world dies With the dying sun. The mind has a thousand eyes, And the heart but one; Yet the light of a whole life dies When love is done.
Dying is a troublesome business: there is pain to be suffered, and it wrings one's heart; but death is a splendid thing—a warfare accomplished, a beginning all over again, a triumph. You can always see that in their faces. - George Bernard Shaw
With the newspaper strike on, I wouldn't consider dying. - Bette Davis
Dying, however, is lonely, the loneliest event of life. Dying not only separates you from others but also exposes you to a second, even more frightening form of loneliness: separation from the world itself. - IRVIN D.YALOM
Truth sits upon the lips of dying men. - Matthew Arnold
There is more to living than not dying. - James Carstairs Cassandra Clare
The day you are born is the day you start dying - Soroosh Shahrivar
Dying is not romantic, and death is not a game which will soon be over... Death is not anything...death is not...It's the absence of presence, nothing more...the endless time of never coming back...a gap you can't see, and when the wind blows through it, it makes no sound... - Tom Stoppard
I need to hold on to the faded love ‘cause I love to secure the stems of dying flowers - Munia Khan
Health nuts are going to feel stupid someday, lying in hospitals dying of nothing... - Redd Foxx
There is no honour in dying of something. I would rather die for.For love, for respect, for peace. - Manisha Bansal
I tried to hang myself with a bungee cord. I kept almost dying. - Steven Wright
Don’t waste your time dying over the past, spend it living in the present. - Saim Cheeda
I am not dying, not anymore than any of us are at any moment. We run, hopefully as fast as we can, and then everyone must stop. We can only choose how we handle the race. - Hugh Elliott
In the slaughterhouse of love, they kill only the best, none of the weak or deformed. Don't run away from this dying. Whoever's not killed for love is dead meat. - Jalaluddin Rumi
Instead of killing and dying in order to produce the being that we are not, we have to live and let live in order to create what we are. - Albert Camus
Is boredom anything less than the sense of one's faculties slowly dying? - John Berger
I cannot forgive my friends for dying; I do not find these vanishing acts of theirs at all amusing. - Logan Pearsall Smith
Having lots of money while not having inner peace is like dying of thirst while bathing in the ocean. - Paramahansa Yogananda
As white snowflakes fall quietly and thickly on a winter day, answers to prayer will settle down upon you at every step you take, even to your dying day. The story of your life will be the story of prayer and answers to prayer. - Ole Hallesby
Live as you will have wished to have lived when you are dying.
The healthy should be reminded that we are all dying because it is through our own reminder of mortality that we accelerate our good intentions, into actions people can see. - Shannon L. Alder
Most people do not mind dying, as long as that does not happen today. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Love is a nonexistent myth; a precious commodity cherished by the dying and the weak in spirit - Levi Cheruo Cheptora
He who challenges the God in his dying bed is indisputably the most courageous man, but not the cleverest one! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If life is worth living for so is it worth dying. - Santosh Kalwar
I want to tell them that almost dying is awfully easy. Its the living that's hard. - Jennifer Holm
A story is inside of us all. Each word and sentence is alive and we grace the pages to keep it from dying. - Aisha Mirza
I preached as never sure to preach again, and as a dying man to dying men. - Richard Baxter
I think that we are like stars. Something happens to burst us open; but when we burst open and think we are dying; we’re actually turning into a supernova. And then when we look at ourselves again, we see that we’re suddenly more beautiful than we ever were before! - C. JoyBell C.
Just as when we come into the world, when we die we are afraid of the unknown. But the fear is something from within us that has nothing to do with reality. Dying is like being born: just a change. - Isabel Allende
Gentlemen are a dying breed.Do your part to help out by supporting them sexually. - Alessandra Torre
Griff held his breath, waiting for it, knowing the axe would fall and he‘d start dying as soon as he walked out the fucking door, and Dante would just grin and joke and try to forget what they had done together in this room. - Damon Suede
There's a strange sort of quiet when you're dying. It's as if you're in a glass room, and the walls keep getting thicker and thicker. - Gabrielle Zevin
I not afraid of dying, I'm afraid of suffering - Raheem Kirlew
Angels dancing on the head of a pin dissolve into nothingness at the bedside of a dying child. - Waiter Rant
Christ died not so that you could freely go on sinning, and therefore, continue dying; He died rather so that you could freely grow in obedience, and therefore, start living. - Criss Jami
They wrote in the old days that it is sweet and fitting to die for one's country. But in modern war, there is nothing sweet nor fitting in your dying. You will die like a dog for no good reason. - Ernest Hemingway
One life is all we have and we live it as we believe in living it. But to sacrifice what you are and to live without belief, that is a fate more terrible than dying. - Jeanne d'Arc
Democracy is worth dying for, because it's the most deeply honorable form of government ever devised by man. - Ronald Reagan
There's not a day that goes by, without me thinking of you, dying, in someone else's arms. - Anthony Liccione
We're shadows! of naught;living, dying! for what's not. - Fakeer Ishavardas
To stop the bleeding i pushed back the blood that was bleeding out of the hole in my heart. It kept overflowing when i missed you and im dying, not literally, but my heart is. - Nicole
It's incorrigible but inevitable how one gets used to everyone dying. - Marty Rubin
Nostalgia is a side effect of dying.
Nothing, they say is more certain than death, and nothing more uncertain than the time of dying - Thomas Paine
Nor dread nor hope attendA dying animal;A man awaits his endDreading and hoping all. - W.B. Yeats
But they are many and he is alone.This has not come to pass yet, he thinks, this is not happening. I am not dying. This is my fate, what shall be. This is the future, it has not happened yet. - John French
I'm just like the tree... strong-looking but slowly dying. - Chicha Bans
I’ve seen knives pierce the chest,Children dying in the roadCrawling things hooked and baited,Rapists bound and then castrated,Villains singed in public square.Yet none these sights did make me cringeLike when my Love cut all her hair. - Roman Payne
During my three years in Vietnam, I certainly heard plenty of last words by dying American footsoldiers. Not one of them, however, had illusions that he had somehow accomplished something worthwhile in the process of making the Supreme Sacrifice. - Kurt Vonnegut
There are many things worth living for, there are a few things worth dying for, but there is nothing worth killing for. - Tom Robbins
It is not possible to express the most precious insights, To see all that craves to be seen, To visit even the closest neighbors in the universe, To learn all that needs to be learned, To live without dying, And I am sad about it.But I livedAnd I am happy about that. - Dejan Stojanovic
The paint is drying, and time is dying. The pain is crying, lying on my back, trying to get back the time, to brushstrokes too fast, wet went dry and love went dull; now I live in a portrait I never painted. - Anthony Liccione
He not busy being born is busy dying. - Bob Dylan
The evidence of death is before my eyes constantly. Moving from me outward. My death always a step in advance. The world is a mirror of myself dying. The world not dying anymore than I die. I more alive a hundred years from now. Than at this very moment. - Lydia Lunch
Careful. When you dabble too much with reason life becomes nothing but a process of dying. - Lucas Mascotto-Carbone
Dying is easy. Comedy is difficult.
Somebody should tell us, right at the start of our lives, that we are dying. Then we might live life to the limit, every minute of every day. Do it! I say. Whatever you want to do, do it now! - Michael Landon
Little sleep's-head sprouting hair in the moonlight,when I come backwe will go out together,we will walk out together among,the ten thousand things,each scratched too late with such knowledge, the wages of dying is love. - Galway Kinnell
Love, is sometimes a simpler form of slowly dying, it's like a bullet that ricochets off time's walls of desire, waiting to hit that picture perfect heart of regrets. - Anthony Liccione
Gather ye rose-buds while ye may, Old Time is still a-flying; And this same flower that smiles today, Tomorrow will be dying. - Robert Herrick
Are there anything more dishonourable and more coward than not marching in front of the army after taking the decision of war as a politician? Sending others for dying but keeping himself in safety is the affair of the low man only! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We shouldn't live in a world where we live in constant terror. We need less dying and more living. We need less destroying and more building. We need less hate and more love. - Imania Margria
You should have no fear from dying because it's there no matter what. - Abdeletif
My tears were wiped away, my heart was strong, I saw the way of healing…I said, God help me now to preach the Word to all the dying around, and tell them how ‘tis Satan still defiles, and Jesus still delivers, for He is just the same today. - John Alexander Dowie
Somebody should tell us, right at the start of our lives, that we are dying. Then we might live life to the limit, every minute of every day. Do it! I say. Whatever you want to do, do it now! There are only so many tomorrows. - Michael Landon Jr.
I invite all brats to throw their cookies at the baker’s head if they’re not sweet, winos to chuck their wine if it’s bad, the dying to shuck their souls when they croak, and men to throw their existence in God’s face when it’s bitter - Gustave Flaubert
You are the most beautiful girl that has ever lived, and it is worth dying to have kissed you.
It extols death with the luminescent brilliance of a dying star. It is Genghis Khan bathed in sherbet ice cream. The mantis shrimp is the harbinger of blood-soaked rainbows. - The Oatmeal
I thought about the dog and was suddenly very sad; sad about her death, for my death, for all the inevitable dying that comes with change. There's no choice that doesn't mean a loss. - Jeanette Winterson
I've discovered that life doesn't always turn on the obvious things - people dying, marriages, all the stuff that gets carved on the tombstones - but little unrecorded things too. - Eve Chase
If you're not busy being born, you're busy dying. - Bob Dylan
What is the charm in dying when we fully well know that we are not going to get another chance at living? - Geetha TG
The difficulty is not so great to die for a friend, as to find a friend worth dying for. - Homer
There are things in life worth dying for. Toothpaste isn't one of them. - Samantha Addison, Not Another Superhero
Dying Speech of an Old PhilosopherI strove with none, for none was worth my strife.Nature I loved, and, next to Nature, Art:I warm'd both hands before the fire of life;It sinks; and I am ready to depart. - Walter Savage Landor
The sin of quick anger is an idol of the heart that is not dying to our own rights. - Ron Pearce
We were meant to survive because of our minds' ability to reason, our ability to live with frustration in order to maintain our virtue. We wore smiling masks while dying inside. - Anchee Min
Dirge of the dying and the stench of fear,Black souls repent as hell draws near," - Percy Pemmeney the smuggler, from Curse of Ancient Shadows. - Rod Tyson
Dying and living, weeping and laughing--all parts of our existence here on earth. What would happen in your friendships if together you embraced the hard parts of life and did not fear weeping together? - Afton Rorvik
A thing worse than dying with nothing; is dying without purpose. - Darrius Garrett
Lest I keep my complacent way I must remember somewhere out there a person died for me today. As long as there must be war, I ask and I must answer was I worth dying for? - Eleanor Roosevelt
The long habit of living indisposeth us for dying. - Sir Thomas Browne
Decline is also a form of voluptuousness, just like growth. Autumn is just as sensual as springtime. There is as much greatness in dying as in procreation. - Iwan Goll
I have seen soldiers panic at the first sight of battle, and a wounded squire pulling arrows out from his wound to fight and save his dying horse. Nobility is not a birth right but is defined by one's action.
Leaves, while they live, hang together; dying, they fall one by one. - Marty Rubin
Love is the only war worth dying for. But every time I say 'please, come back', I feel like I'm trying to find a dirty needle into a haystack. - Andrea Gibson
Oh for craps sake. You're not dying again, are you? It's seriously inconvenient when you do that." -Aphrodite - P.C. Cast
Fiction is an urgent business. It is the Dying Us telling stories to the Dying Us, trying to crack the nonsense in our heads open with a big hammer pronto, before Death arrives. - George Saunders
She was the half-whispers born from half-thoughts, the half-breaths of dying half-hearts. - Hubert Martin
You are given a life, a death. Understand both while living, and before dying. Or you'd have wasted a life, a death. - Fakeer Ishavardas
And you’re stuck like a hook through the roof of your mouthTired of living for your sick daysEvery day makes you sickTired of living just get paidWhen you’re dying to livebut you can’t - Dominic Owen Mallary
You know you love something if you're willing to die for it, and you know it means nothing if you walk away from that which is dying. - Anthony Liccione
There is nothing glorious in dying, anyone can do it.
Just imagine you are dying tomorrow. Everyday. You will be much kinder to the world, there will be more love in you. That way. - Minhal Mehdi
Life is about discovering things worth dying for. - Criss Jami
I'm dying and all I hear are insults! - Charles M. Schulz
For many people, a western lifestyle equates to living in a toxic home, working a toxic job, eating toxic food, being sick from your thirties onward and eventually dying from preventable disease. - Steven Magee
So many people can now write competent stories that the short story is in danger of dying of competence. - Flannery O'Connor
Sometimes I think about dying. And then I wonder about going to hell. And then I think that if and when I go there, the place will be completely organized and run by lost souls, with a council and a works committee and an ethics panel, and I'll feel right at home. - Charles Sheffield
I’m not afraid of death, just of dying. - Duane Hewitt
I felt it burn all the way down my throat and into my stomach. I felt like I was dying. - Jeannie Walker
We are not living in the land of the living and going to the land of the dying, but rather, we are living in the land of the dying and going to the land of the living. - William Zemba
No one knows if I'm dying to laugh or to crySo my verse hasthis almost imperceptible thrillLife is sad, the world is crazy!Not worth killing yourself for itNot for anyoneFor no loveLife goes on, indifferently! - Mario Quintana
Don't be in temper, to leave so quickly, that I may be dying. But all too soon, the leaves and debris will gather elsewhere. - Anthony Liccione
A great tragedy is occurring. Millions of people are dying prematurely. These people are killing themselves and they don’t even know it. - Tim Loy
I’m dying twice as fastas any other Americanbetween eighteen and thirty-fiveThis disturbs me,but I try not to show it in public. - Essex Hemphill
Let God grow in you. Hear his voice in your need. Let Jesus resurrect you right now, in this life, even before you’re done dying. Let him put your spirit back in your hungry body. - Adam S. Miller
Living well is dying well. - Fakeer Ishavardas
War is young men dying and old men talking - Franklin D. Roosevelt
The day you decide you know all you should or could is the day you start dying. - Gavin Mills
We are, perhaps uniquely among the earth’s creatures, the worrying animal. We worry away our lives, fearing the future, discontent with the present, unable to take the idea of dying, unable to sit still. - Lewis Thomas
Your relationship or marriage is dead or dying, if you almost always have to remind your partner to miss you (and/or they almost always have to remind you to miss them). - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
And I'm dying to know, is it killing you like it's killing me? And the story of us looks a lot like a tragedy now. - Taylor Swift
This planet is dying. The human rase is killing it. ...If the Earth dies, you die. If you die, the Earth survives. - Arthur Tofte
And what cats have to tellon each return from hellis this: that dying is what the living do, that dying is what the loving do, and that dead dogs are those who do not knowthat dying is what, to live, each has to do. - Alastair Reid
I would prefer to die than to be depressed for depression can hurt you everyday and it'll last for a lifetime while on dying, you can only feel pain the moment you'll die. - Cedric Go
Do you want to run away by dying? Or to live and accept the challenge? - Ciel Phantomhive - Yana Toboso
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