Dictionary is the only place where…
Dictionary is the only place where DEATH comes before LIFE,
SUCCESS before WORK and DIVORCE before MARRIAGE,
But the best part is FRIEND comes before LOVER..
No one Is Always Busy…
No one Is Always Busy.
It Just Depends On What Number You Are On Their Priority List.. !!
In the depth of the anxiety of having to die…
In the depth of the anxiety of having to die
is the anxiety of being eternally forgotten.
Life is a great surprise…
Life is a great surprise.
I do not see why death should not be
an even grater one.
If you would behold the spirit of death…
If you would behold the spirit of death,
open your heart wide unto the body of life.
For life and death are one,
even as the river and sea are one.
After your death…
After your death
you will be what you were before your birth.
When we finally know we are dying…
When we finally know we are dying,
and all other sentient beings are dying with us,
we start to have a burning,
almost heartbreaking sense of the fragility
and preciousness of each moment and each being,
and from this can grow a deep, clear,
limitless compassion for all beings.
Too many people are thinking of security…
Too many people are thinking of security
instead of opportunity.
They seem to be more afraid of life than death.
Death reveals the eminent…
Life levels all men.
Death reveals the eminent.
Death is the end of one story…
Death is the end of one story
and the beginning of another.
No one can confidently say that…
No one can confidently say that
he will still be living tomorrow.
As long as you are not aware of…
As long as you are not aware of
the continual law of Die and Be Again,
you are merely a vague guest on a dark Earth.
Man is the only animal…
Man is the only animal
that contemplates death,
and also the only animal
that shows any sign of doubt of its finality.
Life does not cease to be funny…
Life does not cease to be funny
when people die any more than
it ceases to be serious
when people laugh.
When the game is over…
When the game is over,
The king and the pawn go into the same box.
Death is more universal than life…
Death is more universal than life;
but not everyone lives.
The fear of death follows from…
The fear of death follows from
the fear of life.
A man who lives fully is
prepared to die at any time.
No one knows whether death…
No one knows whether death,
which people fear to be the greatest evil,
may not be the greatest good.
When you were born…
When you were born,
you cried and the world rejoiced.
Live your life so that when you die,
The world cries and you rejoice.
Some people are so afraid do die that…
Some people are so afraid do die that
they never begin to live.
The darkness that surrounds us cannot hurt us…
The darkness that surrounds us cannot hurt us.
It is the darkness in your own heart you should fear !!
I find my place on this Earth…
It’s not death that I am afraid of,
it’s time. I am afraid that
my time will be up before
I find my place on this Earth !!
Death must be great…
Death must be great,
No one has come back from it
Do not stand at my grave and weep…
I AM NOT THERE
Do not stand at my grave and weep;
I am not there. I do not sleep.
I am a thousand winds that blow,
I am the diamond glints on snow,
I am the sunlight on ripened grain,
I am the gentle autumn’s rain.
When you awaken in the morning’s hush,
I am the swift uplifting rush,
Of quiet birds circled flight
I am the soft stars that shine at night.
Do not stand at my grave and cry. I am not there. I did not die.
A thousand words will not bring you back…
A thousand words will not bring you back
i know because i have tried,
Neither will a million tears
i know because i have cried. !!
Suicide is killing the one person…
Suicide is killing the one person
you can actually change !!
Anything i have ever done that…
Anything i have ever done that
ultimately was worthwhile…
initially scared me to death.
Success isn’t a matter of being the best…
Success isn’t a matter of being the best
& winning the race.
Success is a matter
of handling the worst
& still finishing the race.