Death Mourning Quotes

Death Mourning Quotes by Antoine de Saint-Exupery, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Roger Caras, Benjamin Franklin, Khalil Gibran, Earl A Grollman and many others.

He who has gone, so we but cherish his memory, abides with us, more potent, nay, more present than the living man.
Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole.
A man is not completely born until he is dead.
Grief is not a disorder, a disease or sign of weakness. It is an emotional, physical and spiritual necessity, the price you pay for love. The only cure for grief is to grieve.
Earl A Grollman
When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
A horizon is nothing save the limit of our sight.
Rossiter W. Raymond
It is foolish and wrong to mourn the men who died. Rather we should thank God that such men lived.
Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal.
We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey.
Kenji Miyazawa
For death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity.
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
If there are no dogs in Heaven, then when I die I want to go where they went.
The only cure for grief is action.
Until one has loved an animal a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.
There is a sacredness in tears. They are not the mark of weakness, but of power. They speak more eloquently than ten thousand tongues. They are the messengers of overwhelming grief, of deep contrition, and of unspeakable love.
Though lovers be lost love shall not.
In the night of death, hope sees a star, and listening love can hear the rustle of a wing.
The highest tribute to the dead is not grief but gratitude.
Life is eternal; and love is immortal; and death is only a horizon; and a horizon is nothing save the limit of our sight.
Rossiter W. Raymond
Unable are the loved to die, for love is immortality.
Tears are God’s gift to us. Our holy water. They heal us as they flow.
Rita Schiano
It is the will of God and Nature that these mortal bodies be laid aside, when the soul is to enter into real life; ‘tis rather an embrio state, a preparation for living; a man is not completely born until he be dead: Why then should we grieve that a new child is born among the immortals?
I do not believe that sheer suffering teaches. If suffering alone taught, all the world would be wise, since everyone suffers. To suffering must be added mourning, understanding, patience, love, openness and the willingness to remain vulnerable.
Do not stand at my grave and cry, I am not there; I did not die.
Mary Elizabeth Frye
Death ends a life, not a relationship.
Oh heart, if one should say to you that the soul perishes like the body, answer that the flower withers, but the seed remains.
The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.