Quotation Explorer - 'Tomb'

KEEP, v.t. He willed away his whole estate, And then in death he fell asleep, Murmuring: "Well, at any rate, My name unblemished I shall keep." But when upon the tomb 'twas wrought Whose was it? -- for the dead keep naught. Durang Gophel Arn - Ambrose Bierce
Life is not given to us just to ZOOM from WOMB to the TOMB. Slow down... Enjoy the Journey! - - RVM
Who would have listened to his tales of woe when his love was the flickering lamp over his own decaying tomb? - Faraaz Kazi
How alone everyone is in the vast tomb of the universe! - Jean Paul Friedrich Richter
EPITAPH, n. An inscription on a tomb, showing that virtues acquired by death have a retroactive effect. Following is a touching example: Here lie the bones of Parson Platt, Wise, pious, humble and all that, Who showed us life as all should live it; Let that be said -- and God forgive it! - Ambrose Bierce
The years thunder by.The dreams of youth grow dimwhere they liecaked in dust on the shelves of patience.Before we know it, the tomb is sealed.Where, then lies the answer?In choice.Which shall it be:Bankruptcy of Purseor Bankruptcy of Life? - Sterling Hayden
How tranquil is a coral tomb, and may the heavens grant that my companions and I be buried in no other!
Some people die and you realize that the only mark they left on earth are the tomb stones under which they lie. The impacts you make on earth should be something worthy to improve lives. - Israelmore Ayivor
The stone that was rolled before Christ's tomb might appropriately be called the philosopher's stone because its removal gave not only the pharisees but, now for 1800 years, the philosophers so much to think about. - Søren Kierkegaard
Some people keep wandering aimlessly from womb to tomb. They seek nothing and achieve nothing. - - RVM
Tongue and hand tied, I was equally cut off and trapped in my own silent dark tomb. - Jazz Feylynn
Take away love and our earth is a tomb. - Robert Browning
He dreamed of funeral love, but dreams crumble and the tomb abides - Gustave Flaubert
Memories are fragile; they can be broken and forgotten or preserved like a tomb. - Tony Conte
A great difference between the womb and the tomb is the w and the t! We waist great and precious time as we journey from the womb to the tomb; in the end we shall remember the w and the t! Hmm! The wasted time! - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Without love, our earth is a tomb - Robert Browning
As I grow older and older, And totter toward the tomb, I find that I care less and less Who goes to bed with whom.
My tomb shall be in a spot where the north wind may scatter roses over it. - Omar Khayyám
A tomb now suffices him for whom the world was not enough.[Alexander's tombstone epitaph] - Alexander the Great
The mint from your breath, the milk from your breast, the best of your mind, now in its worst state of condition. From the womb to the tomb, as a mild flower, you break your petals upon blossom, and seize death openly. Leaving your fragrance to spin and dance, one last time before being blown away. - Anthony Liccione
Even the death won't be an end of our dreams.Take your dreams to the tomb - Mohammed Sekouty
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