Loss of a Loved One Quotes

While we are mourning the loss of our friend, others are rejoicing to meet him behind the veil. ~John Taylor

Let us all understand that death is not an eraser. It does not remove the deeds or the meanings that existed in anyone’s life. It does not make poor men rich or great men fallible. And when death comes, let us not romanticize its presence nor the person it takes from us. Let us see death for what it really is: a border that we all must cross; a border that, more than any other, defines the lives we are able to lead. Do not mourn for those who cross over. Rather, reflect on the definition they’ve left behind. It is the only truth we are able to know here on earth. When the definition is great, then celebrate it. When it is lacking, then learn from it and improve on it. And use it to make your own definition more truthful and loving and miraculous. ~Russell Andrews

I have died many a death in love, and yet, had I not loved I would never have lived at all. ~David Lasater

I shall not die of a cold. I shall die of having lived. ~Willa Cather

Death is not extinguishing the light. It is putting out the lamp because the dawn has come. ~Rabindranath Tagore

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

Is death the last sleep? No – it is the last and final awakening. ~Sir Walter Scott

Time goes, death comes. ~Dutch proverb

The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity. ~Seneca

When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice. ~Indian proverb

They that love beyond the world cannot be separated by it. Death cannot kill what never dies. ~William Penn
Life is a dream walking, death is going home. ~Chinese proverb

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