Quotes of End

“ All say, "How hard it is that we have to die" — a strange complaint to come from the mouths of people who have had to live. ”

- Mark Twain

“ "Hope" is the thing with feathers — That perches in the soul — And sings the tune without the words — And never stops — at all — . ”

- Emily Dickinson

“ My candle burns at both ends; It will not last the night; But ah, my foes, and oh, my friends — It gives a lovely light! ”

- Edna St. Vincent Millay

“ If you don't know where you are going, you will probably end up somewhere else. ”

- Laurence J. Peter

“ You don't get to choose how you're going to die. Or when. You can only decide how you're going to live. Now. ”

- Joan Baez

“ As long as war is regarded as wicked it will always have its fascinations. When it is looked upon as vulgar, it will cease to be popular. ”

- Oscar Wilde

“ Sleep that knits up the ravell'd sleave of care, the death of each day's life, sore labour's bath, balm of hurt minds, great nature's second course, chief nourisher in life's feast. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Life does not cease to be funny when people die; any more than it ceases to be serious when people laugh. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ I have come to the conclusion that the major part of the work of a President is to increase the gate receipts of expositions and fairs and bring tourists to town. ”

- William Howard Taft

“ If I can stop one Heart from breaking I shall not live in vain If I can ease one Life the Aching, or cool one Pain, Or help one fainting Robin into his Nest again, I shall not live in Vain. ”

- Emily Dickinson

“ Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness,Close bosom-friend of the maturing sun. ”

- John Keats

“ I was born an American; I will live an American; I shall die an American. ”

- Daniel Webster

“ When one door closes another door opens; but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us. - Alexander Graham Bell. ”

- Alexander Graham Bell

“ Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death. ”

- James F. Byrnes

“ Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat, nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds. ”

- Herodotus

“ Nothing begins, and nothing ends, That is not paid with moan; For we are born in others pain And perish in our own. ”

- Francis Thompson

“ Do not seek death. Death will find you. But seek the road which makes death a fulfillment. ”

- Dag Hammarskjold

“ Whatever is begun in anger, ends in shame. ”

- Benjamin Franklin

“ I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right. ”

- Albert Einstein

“ When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge. ”

- Albert Einstein

“ Friendship often ends in love; but love in friendship, never. ”

- Charles Caleb Colton

“ Let grace and goodness be the principal loadstone of thy affections. For love which hath ends, will have an end; whereas that which is founded on true virtue, will always continue. ”

- John Dryden

“ Seeing death as the end of life is like seeing the horizon as the end of the ocean. ”

- David Searls

“ This is the way the world ends, This is the way the world ends, Not with a bang but a whimper. ”

- T.S. Eliot

“ Care-charmer Sleep, son of the sable Night,Brother to Death, in silent darkness born:Relieve my languish, and restore the light,With dark forgetting of my care return. ”

- Samuel Daniel

“ It's all very well to read about sorrows and imagine yourself living through them heroically, but it's not so nice when you really come to have them, is it? ”

- Lucy Maud Montgomery

“ To follow, without halt, one aim: There's the secret of success. ”

- Anna Pavlova

“ Sleep… Oh! how I loathe those little slices of death… ”

- Henry Longfellow

“ The hearing ear is always found close to the speaking tongue; and no genius can long or often utter anything which is not invited and gladly entertained by men around him. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“ An idealist is one who, on noticing that a rose smells better than a cabbage, concludes that it will also make better soup. ”

- H. L. Mencken
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