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Immortality quotes (23)
He had decided to live forever or die in the attempt.
J. Heller Category: Immortality
To desire immortality is to desire the eternal perpetuation of a great mistake.
Arthur Schopenhauer Category: Immortality
Immortality lies not in the things you leave behind but in the people your life has touched.
Unknown Category: Immortality
All men think all men mortal but themselves.
Edward Young Category: Immortality
What we have done for ourselves dies with us; what we have done for others remains and is immortal.
Albert Pike Category: Immortality
The fear of death is worse than death.
Robert Burton Category: Immortality
Our great thoughts our great affections the truths of our life never leave us. Surely they can not separate from our consciousness shall follow it whithersoever that shall go and are of their nature divine and immortal.
William Makepeace Thackeray Category: Immortality
We do not know what to do with this short life yet we want another which will be eternal.
Anatole France Category: Immortality
What would be the use of immortality to a person who cannot use well a half hour.
Ralph Waldo Emerson Category: Immortality
To himself everyone is immortal; he may know that he is going to die but he can never know that he is dead.
Samuel Butler Category: Immortality
Millions long for immortality who do not know what to do with themselves on a rainy Sunday afternoon.
Susan Ertz Category: Immortality
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work. I want to achieve it through not dying.
Woody Allen Category: Immortality
It is the perennial youthfulness of mathematics itself which marks it off with a disconcerting immortality from the other sciences.
Eric Temple Bell Category: Immortality
Perhaps nature is our best assurance of immortality.
Eleanor Roosevelt Category: Immortality
Surely God would not have created such a being as man ... to exist only for a day! No no man was made for immortality.
Abraham Lincoln Category: Immortality
If man were immortal he could be perfectly sure of seeing the day when everything in which he had trusted should betray his trust and in short of coming eventually to hopeless misery. He would break down at last as every good fortune as every dynasty as every civilization does. In place of this we have death.
Charles Sanders Peirce Category: Immortality
The only thing wrong with immortality is that it tends to go on forever.
Herb Caen Category: Immortality
Our hope of immortality does not come from any religions But nearly all religions come from that hope.
Robert Green Ingersoll Category: Immortality
Those who hope for no other life are dead even for this.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Category: Immortality
We pray Thee O Christ to keep us under the spell of immortality. My we never again think and act as if Thou were dead. Let us more and more come to know Thee as a living Lord who hath promised to them that believe: Because I live ye shall live also. Help us to remember that we are praying to the Conqueror of Death that we may no longer be afraid nor dismayed by the world's problems and threats since Thou hast overcome the world. In Thy strong name we ask for Thy living presence and Thy victorious power. Amen.
Peter Marshall Category: Immortality
Only the actions of the just smell sweet and blossom in the dust.
James Shirley Category: Immortality
Immortality a fate worse than death
Edgar A. Shoaff Category: Immortality
Parting is worse than death; it is death of love!
John Dryden Category: Immortality