A man is born alone and dies alone; And he experiences the good and bad consequences of his karma alone; And he goes alone to hell or the supreme abode.
Karma brings us ever back to rebirth, binds us to the wheel of births and deaths. Good karma drags us back as relentlessly as bad, and the chain which is wrought out of our virtues holds as firmly and as closely as that forged from our vices.
If I used justice, you’d all be dead. The karma that you throw at me when you don’t like me, if I just let it come back, you’d all be destroyed in no time.
When a bird is alive, it eats ants. When bird dies, ants eat it. One tree can be made into million matchsticks but only one matchstick is enough to burn million trees. Circumstances can change at any time. You may be powerful today but time is more powerful than you.
Whether or not we believe in survival of consciousness after death, reincarnation, and karma, it has very serious implications for our behavior.
When I die, I hope to go to Heaven, whatever the Hell that is.
The purpose of morality is to teach you, not to suffer and die, but to enjoy yourself and live.
I could die for you. But I couldn’t, and wouldn’t, live for you.
Achieving life is not the equivalent of avoiding death.
We were strange in love, her and I. Too wild to last, too rare to die.
I promise to live a life so rich of love that at the end I will not be so shy of death.
I hope to arrive to my death, late, in love, and a little drunk.
What is the age of death? Not even a couple of moments. Life is a progression, it’s not a matter of a day or two!
Animals hear about death for the first time when they die.
We can come to look upon the deaths of our enemies with as much regret as we feel for those of our friends, namely, when we miss their existence as witnesses to our success.
Sleep is the interest we have to pay on the capital which is called in at death; and the higher the rate of interest and the more regularly it is paid, the further the date of redemption is postponed.
Life is a constant process of dying.
I believe that when death closes our eyes we shall awaken to a light, of which our sunlight is but the shadow.
Every parting gives a foretaste of death, every reunion a hint of the resurrection.
After your death, you will be what you were before your birth.
Your lost friends are not dead, but gone before, advanced a stage or two upon that road which you must travel in the steps they trod.
A recluse without books and ink is already in life a dead man.
I intend to leave after my death a large fund for the promotion of the peace idea, but I am skeptical as to its results.
Death is really a great blessing for humanity, without it there could be no real progress. People who lived for ever would not only hamper and discourage the young, but they would themselves lack sufficient stimulus to be creative.
Hope travels through, nor quits us when we die.
And die of nothing but a rage to live.
It is natural to believe in God when you’re alone — quite alone, in the night, thinking about death.
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead.
To run away from trouble is a form of cowardice and, while it is true that the suicide braves death, he does it not for some noble object but to escape some ill.
I simply can’t build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death… I think… peace and tranquillity will return again.
I’ve reached the point where I hardly care whether I live or die. The world will keep on turning without me, and I can’t do anything to change events anyway.
Not ignorance, but ignorance of ignorance is the death of knowledge.
The amount of money that is in your bank at the time of your death is the extra work you did which wasn’t necessary.
We seem to believe it is possible to ward off death by following rules of good grooming.
There is no harm in patience and no profit in lamentation. Death is easier to bear (than) that which precedes it and more severe than that which comes after it. Remember the death of the Apostle of God, and your sorrow will be lessened.
Death is the easiest of all things after it, and the hardest of all things before it.
Cursed is the man who dies, but the evil done by him survives.
Have an earnestness for death and you will have life.
The line between life or death is determined by what we are willing to do.
I am not made for politics because I am incapable of wanting or accepting the death of the adversary.
Men are convinced of your arguments, your sincerity, and the seriousness of your efforts only by your death.
Have you no hope at all? And do you really live with the thought that when you die, you die, and nothing remains?
There is a life and there is a death, and there are beauty and melancholy between.
There will be no lasting peace either in the heart of individuals or in social customs until death is outlawed.
Since we’re all going to die, it’s obvious that when and how don’t matter.
Men are never really willing to die except for the sake of freedom: therefore they do not believe in dying completely.
My death will be the disappearance of a particular pattern in the water.
Honor and self sacrifice. Death does not diminish these qualities in a soldier. We shall remember.
For love of country, they accepted death, and thus resolved all doubts, and made immortal their patriotism and their virtue.
If you live for people’s acceptance, you will die from their rejection.