Life And Death Quotes

HELP!!give me some quotes about life and death!!homework?

Here ya go. They came from http://oneproverb.net/bwfolder/lifedeathlivdibw.html
Life is the only thing worth living for.
Zen

All of life is a dream walking, all of death is a going home.
Chinese

The dead add their strength and counsel to the living.
Hopi

Life is a shadow and a mist; it passes quickly by and is no more.
Madagascar

Life is weaker than death, and death is weaker than love.
Khalil Gibran

Sing your death song and die like a hero going home.
Shawnee (Chief Tecumseh)

Life is like stepping onto a boat that is about to sail out to sea and sink.
Shunryu Suzuki

There is no death, only a change of worlds.
Duwamish

Life unfolds on a sheet called time and once finished is gone forever.
Chinese

They are not dead who live in the hearts they leave behind.
Tuscarora

Life is a treasure hunt, love is the treasure.
Rosicrucian

One is born, one dies; the land increases.
Ghana

Life is instantaneous, and living is dying.
Buddhist

Desire is half of life, indifference is half of death.
Kahlil Gibran

Live every day like your hair was on fire.
Zen

Death does not sound a trumpet.
Congo

Life begins the day you start a garden.
Chinese

The whole world is a dream, and death the interpreter.
Yiddish

Life is not separate from death. It only looks that way.
Blackfoot

The dying person cannot wait for the shroud to be woven.
Madagascar

Life is a perpetual drunkenness; the pleasure passes, but the headache remains.
from ‘Moon Over Morocco’

There is no King on the Road of Death.
Japanese Buddhist

What we do in life, echoes in eternity.
Latin

Sleep is the cousin of death.
Congo

Life is warfare.
Lucius Seneca

Neither fire nor wind, birth nor death can erase our good deeds.
Buddha

There is more time than life.
Mexican

Whom the gods love die young.
English

Life is a dead-end street.
Henry L. Mencken

The privilege of a lifetime is being who you are.
Joseph Campbell

Let the dead bury the dead.
Western Koan

Obstacles are a natural part of life, just as boulders are a natural part of the course of the river. The river does not complain or get depressed because there are boulders in its path.
I Ching

All who have died are equal.
Comanche

What is life? It is the flash of a firefly in the night. It is the breath of a buffalo in the wintertime. It is the little shadow which runs across the grass and loses itself in the sunset…
Blackfoot

Few desires, happy life.
from ‘Moon Over Morocco’

So live your life that the fear of death can never enter your heart. Trouble no one about their religion; respect others in their view and demand that they respect yours.
Chief Tecumseh

One moment of patience may ward off great disaster, one moment of impatience may ruin a whole life.
Chinese

Death squares all accounts.
Vietnamese

Life without a friend is death without a witness.
Arabic

Tomorrow or next life which comes first, we will never know.
Tibetan Buddhist

War is Death’s feast.
Chinese

Life is a bridge. Cross over it, but build no house on it.
India

Old age is not as honorable as death, but most people want it.
Crow

A man should live if only to satisfy his curiosity.
Yiddish

Hoka Hey! It is a good time to die.
Chief Crazy Horse

He that can’t endure the bad, will not live to see the good.
Yiddish

In the desert of life the wise person travels by caravan, while the fool prefers to travel alone.
Arabic

We were born to die anyhow.
Mexican

When we show our respect for other living things, they respond with respect for us.
Arapaho

Both happy and sad like somenone who hopes to inherit by his father’s death.
Madagascar

Children are the reward of life.
Congo

A brave man dies but once, a coward many times.
Hopi

He who does not cultivate his field, will die of hunger.
Guinea

Life is an onion which one peels crying.
French

Sleep is the brother of Death.
Chinese

If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough.
Meister Eckhart

Hope dies last of all.
Mexican

Education is the work of your entire life.
Haitian

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

Our own life is the instrument with which we experiment with truth.
Thich Nhat Nanh

A coward dies before the courageous dies.
Somali

Deprive man of his life lie and you rob him of his happiness.
Ibsen

If the rich could hire someone else to die for them, the poor would make a wonderful living.
Yiddish

The angry man will defeat himself in battle as well as in life.
Samurai

Only when the serpent dies do you know its true length.
Haitian

If ever you should need my life, come and take it.
The Seagull

He who has the courage to laugh is almost as much a master of the world as he who is ready to die.
Italian

Don’t hope for life without problems. An easy life results in a judgemental and lazy mind.
Kyong Ho

He who lives with hope dies happy.
Mexican

If one advances confidently in the directions of his dreams and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau

If you are tough you don’t live longer, if you are weak don’t die faster.
Somali

Live together like brothers and do business like strangers.
Arabic

In death, I am born.
Hopi

The light heart lives long.
Irish

It is worth dying to find out what life is.
T.S. Eliot

Let us endeavor to live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.
Mark Twain

All who have died are equal.
Comanche

Call a child a bad name and he will live up to it.
Chinese

You judge the way you live.
Mexican

The brave man lives until the coward wants.
Mexican

When you die, you will be spoken of as those in the sky, like the stars.
Yurok

It’s better to be poor, than to live alone.
Mexican

It is no longer good enough to cry peace, we must act peace, live peace and live in peace.
Shenandoah

Live with wolves, and you learn to howl.
Spanish

A smile will gain you ten more years of life.
Chinese

When the game is over, the king and the pawn go into the same box.
Italian

Wisdom comes only when you stop looking for it, and start living the life the Creator intended for you.
Hopi

All’s alike at the latter day; a bag of gold and whisp of hay.
Chinese

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

Dance as if no one’s watching, sing as if no one’s listening, and live everyday as if it were your last.
Irish