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.
All of life is a dream walking, all of death is a going home.
The dead add their strength and counsel to the living.
Life is a shadow and a mist; it passes quickly by and is no more.
Life is weaker than death, and death is weaker than love.
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.
There is no death, only a change of worlds.
Life unfolds on a sheet called time and once finished is gone forever.
They are not dead who live in the hearts they leave behind.
Life is a treasure hunt, love is the treasure.
One is born, one dies; the land increases.
Life is instantaneous, and living is dying.
Desire is half of life, indifference is half of death.
Live every day like your hair was on fire.
Death does not sound a trumpet.
Life begins the day you start a garden.
The whole world is a dream, and death the interpreter.
Life is not separate from death. It only looks that way.
The dying person cannot wait for the shroud to be woven.
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.
What we do in life, echoes in eternity.
Sleep is the cousin of death.
Life is warfare.
Neither fire nor wind, birth nor death can erase our good deeds.
There is more time than life.
Whom the gods love die young.
Life is a dead-end street.
Henry L. Mencken
The privilege of a lifetime is being who you are.
Let the dead bury the dead.
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.
All who have died are equal.
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…
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.
One moment of patience may ward off great disaster, one moment of impatience may ruin a whole life.
Death squares all accounts.
Life without a friend is death without a witness.
Tomorrow or next life which comes first, we will never know.
War is Death’s feast.
Life is a bridge. Cross over it, but build no house on it.
Old age is not as honorable as death, but most people want it.
A man should live if only to satisfy his curiosity.
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.
In the desert of life the wise person travels by caravan, while the fool prefers to travel alone.
We were born to die anyhow.
When we show our respect for other living things, they respond with respect for us.
Both happy and sad like somenone who hopes to inherit by his father’s death.
Children are the reward of life.
A brave man dies but once, a coward many times.
He who does not cultivate his field, will die of hunger.
Life is an onion which one peels crying.
Sleep is the brother of Death.
If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough.
Hope dies last of all.
Education is the work of your entire life.
When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, he world cries and you rejoice.
Our own life is the instrument with which we experiment with truth.
Thich Nhat Nanh
A coward dies before the courageous dies.
Deprive man of his life lie and you rob him of his happiness.
If the rich could hire someone else to die for them, the poor would make a wonderful living.
The angry man will defeat himself in battle as well as in life.
Only when the serpent dies do you know its true length.
If ever you should need my life, come and take it.
He who has the courage to laugh is almost as much a master of the world as he who is ready to die.
Don’t hope for life without problems. An easy life results in a judgemental and lazy mind.
He who lives with hope dies happy.
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.
Live together like brothers and do business like strangers.
In death, I am born.
The light heart lives long.
It is worth dying to find out what life is.
Let us endeavor to live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.
All who have died are equal.
Call a child a bad name and he will live up to it.
You judge the way you live.
The brave man lives until the coward wants.
When you die, you will be spoken of as those in the sky, like the stars.
It’s better to be poor, than to live alone.
It is no longer good enough to cry peace, we must act peace, live peace and live in peace.
Live with wolves, and you learn to howl.
A smile will gain you ten more years of life.
When the game is over, the king and the pawn go into the same box.
Wisdom comes only when you stop looking for it, and start living the life the Creator intended for you.
All’s alike at the latter day; a bag of gold and whisp of hay.
The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.
Dance as if no one’s watching, sing as if no one’s listening, and live everyday as if it were your last.