Death Quotes

Find the cost of freedom, buried in the ground.
-- Stephen Stills (01945-?????) { American guitarist/singer/songwriter; more... } [freedom]

You spend your whole life
Just pilin' it up there
You got stacks and stacks and stacks
Then, Gabriel comes and taps you on the shoulder
But you don't see no hearses with luggage racks

-- Don Henley [ LyricsFreak.com::Gimme What You Got]

The only completely consistent people are the dead.
-- Aldous Huxley (01894-01963) {writer and "leader of modern thought"; more...} [life]

What do the ancient purveyors of physical immortality
all have in common? They are all dead.

-- S Jay Olshansky { BBC.co.uk:: 'Don't fall for the cult of immortality' } [future]

The timing and severity of the flu season, which fluctuates
from year to year, can have a considerable impact on our
business, and this year we seem to be experiencing a milder
and later flu season than we experienced last year.

-- Kenneth Budde {CEO of Stewart Enterprises; a death care Co. since 1910} [death]

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
-- Martin Luther King Jr. (01929-01968) {Neil's grandpa "died fighting for the freedom of silence"; more... } [freedom]

Those who welcome death have only tried it from the ears up.
-- Wilson Mizner (01876-01933) {American playwright; more...} [intelligence]


Creator: Gerald Thurman [gthurman@gmail.com]