Quotes about death

“We are here to laugh at the odds
and live our lives so well
that Death will tremble to take us.”

~ Charles Bukowski

“Perhaps they are not stars,
but rather openings in heaven
where the love of our lost ones
pours through and shines down upon us
to let us know they are happy.” 

~ Eskimo Proverb

“Death comes to all,
but great achievements build a monument
which shall endure until the sun grows cold.”

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

“I would never die for my beliefs
because I might be wrong.”

~ Bertrand Russell

“The only way we can really achieve freedom
is to somehow conquer the fear of death.”

 – Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Dream as if you’ll live forever,
live as if you’ll die today.”

~ James Dean