130 Quotes About Death

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They, then, who are destined to die, need not be careful to inquire what death they are to die, but into what place death will usher them.
- Augustine
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For death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity.
- William Penn
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Take care of your life and the Lord will take care of your death.
- George Whitefield
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You're born. You suffer. You die. Fortunately, there's a loophole.
- Billy Graham
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We'll say good night here and good morning up there.
- John R. Rice
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Death to the Christian is the funeral of all his sorrows and evils, and the resurrection, of all his joys.
- James H. Aughey
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How strange this fear of death is! We are never frightened at a sunset.
- George Macdonald
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We cannot enjoy peace in this world unless we are ready to yield to the will of God in respect of death. Our times are in His hand, at His sovereign disposal. We must accept that as best.
- John Owen
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Never fear dying, beloved. Dying is the last, but the least matter that a Christian has to be anxious about. Fear living - that is a hard battle to fight, a stern discipline to endure, a rough voyage to undergo.
- Charles Spurgeon
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Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see.
- Helen Keller
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The Jews looked upon a serpent to be freed from serpents; and we look upon the death of Christ to be delivered from death.
- Augustine
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I don't so much pray that my death will be without pain, but that it will be without doubt.
- John Piper
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I am not tired of my work, neither am I tired of the world; yet, when Christ calls me home, I shall go with gladness.
- Adoniram Judson
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As I go into a cemetery I like to think of the time when the dead shall rise from their graves. ... Thank God, our friends are not buried; they are only sown!
- Dwight L. Moody
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Where sin has been removed death can only interrupt the earthly life and usher in the heavenly.
- John MacArthur
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Death is as near to the young as to the old; here is all the difference: death stands behind the young man's back, before the old man's face.
- Thomas Adams
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We see his smile of love even when others see nothing but the black hand of Death smiting our best beloved.
- Charles Spurgeon
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How awful to die out of Christ! How blessed to die in Christ!
- William Tiptaft
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Christ never preached any funeral sermons.
- Dwight L. Moody
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Ye have lost a child; nay, she is not lost to you, who is found in Christ; she is not sent away, but only sent before; like unto a star which, going out of sight, does not die and vanish, but shines in another hemisphere.
- Samuel Rutherford
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There is one single fact which we may oppose to all the wit and argument of infidelity, namely, that no man ever repented of being a Christian on his death-bed.
- Hannah More
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When a willing victim who had committed no treachery was killed in a traitor's stead, the table would crack and Death itself would start working backwards.'
- C.S. Lewis
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Some day you will read in the papers that D.L. Moody of East Northfield, is dead. Don't you believe a word of it! At that moment I shall be more alive than I am now; I shall have gone up higher, that is all, out of this old clay tenement into a house that is immortal- a body that death cannot touch, that sin cannot taint; a body fashioned like unto His glorious body.
- Dwight L. Moody
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Some wonder how a person so pro-life as me could accept the law of a death penalty. But a death sentence is a result of a lengthy and thorough judicial process applied to a person deemed guilty beyond a reasonable doubt. That's far different from one person singularly deciding to end the life of a totally innocent and helpless unborn child. In that case, there is no process of justice, no evidence of guilt presented, no defense for the condemned child, and no appeal.
- Mike Huckabee
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A human being does not cease to exist at death. It is change, not destruction, which takes place.
- Florence Nightingale
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Let them fear death who do not fear sin.
- Thomas Watson
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When life on earth is ending, people don't surround themselves with objects. What we want around us is people - people we love and have relationships with.
- Rick Warren
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No one can obtain from the Pope a dispensation for never dying.
- Thomas a Kempis
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Death may be the King of terrors... but Jesus is the King of kings!
- Dwight L. Moody
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It is hard to have patience with people who say "There is no death" or "Death doesn't matter." There is death. And whatever is matters. And whatever happens has consequences, and it and they are irrevocable and irreversible. You might as well say that birth doesn't matter.
- C.S. Lewis
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At the place of execution, he again said a short prayer and then climbed the steps to the gallows, brave and composed. His death ensued after a few seconds. In almost fifty years that I worked as a doctor, I have hardly ever seen a man die so entirely submissive to the will of God.
- Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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Every man must do two things alone; he must do his own believing and his own dying.
- Martin Luther
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The world is put back by the death of everyone who has to sacrifice the development of his or her peculiar gifts to conventionality.
- Florence Nightingale
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If life has not made you by God's grace, through faith, holy--think you, will death without faith do it? The cold waters of that narrow stream are no purifying bath in which you may wash and be clean. No! No! As you go down into them, you will come up from them.
- Alexander MacLaren
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We are convinced that all of our race who die in infancy partake in the redemption wrought out by our Lord Jesus. Whatever some may think, we believe that the whole spirit and tone of the Word of God, as well as the nature of God Himself, lead us to believe that all who leave this world as babes are saved.
- Charles Spurgeon
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Men in general do not live as if they looked to die; and therefore do not die as if they looked to live.
- Thomas Manton
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Our nature consists in motion; complete rest is death.
- Blaise Pascal
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Fear not that thy life shall come to an end, but rather that it shall ever have a beginning.
- John Henry Newman
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It is grace at the beginning, and grace at the end. So that when you and I come to lie upon our death beds, the one thing that should comfort and help and strengthen us there is the thing that helped us in the beginning. Not what we have been, not what we have done, but the Grace of God in Jesus Christ our Lord. The Christian life starts with grace, it must continue with grace, it ends with grace. Grace wondrous grace. By the grace of God I am what I am. Yet not I, but the Grace of God which was with me.
- Martyn Lloyd-Jones
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Fit or not fit--we must all die, and we know not how soon. As death leaves us, the judgment must find us.
- William Tiptaft
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We want to reach the kingdom of God, but we don't want to travel by way of death. And yet there stands Necessity saying: 'This way, please.' Do not hesitate, man, to go this way, when this is the way that God came to you.
- Augustine
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Death stung himself to death when he stung Christ.
- Assorted Authors
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Let your hope of heaven master your fear of death.
- William Gurnall
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Can anything be stupider than that a man has the right to kill me because he lives on the other side of a river and his ruler has a quarrel with mine, though I have not quarrelled with him?
- Blaise Pascal
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Until we are willing to die, we have no right to live.
- Jack Hyles
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When it comes to life and death, there's no third option.
- Woodrow Kroll
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Death did not first strike Adam, the first sinful man, nor Cain, the first hypocrite, but Abel, the innocent and righteous. The first soul that met death overcame death; the first soul parted from earth went to heaven. Death argues not displeasure, because he whom God loved best dies first, and the murderer is punished with living.
- Joseph Hall
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Six feet by two-and-a-half is all the ground that the richest man in England will shortly occupy.
- William Tiptaft
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Many good purposes and intentions lie in the churchyard.
- Matthew Henry
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A wretched, poor and helpless worm, on Thy kind arms I fall.
- William Carey
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