Closer To Death Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 71 Closer To Death Quotes

#1. Time for me is now double-edged: every day brings me further from the low of my last relapse but closer to the next recurrence - and, eventually, death. Perhaps later than I think, but certainly sooner than I desire. - Author: Paul Kalanithi
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#2. In every day and in every way, we're all that much closer to death. - Author: Charles Atkins
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#3. There were times Ruma felt closer to her mother in death than she had in life, an intimacy born simply of thinking of her so often, of missing her. But she knew that this was an illusion, a mirage, and that the distance between them was now infinite, unyielding. - Author: Jhumpa Lahiri
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#4. Time became more important the closer to death one was, so an extra few hours to make peace with the world were worth more than years. - Author: Anthony Marra
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#5. All our ignorance brings us closer to death. - Author: George Eliot
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#6. A breeze blows up, touching my cheek like a little child's kiss. It flutters a piece of paper. "Trash, out there? Must belong to one of us." We move closer, and when I reached for it, I find ... a perfect paper airplane. - Author: Ellen Hopkins
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#7. Every day we're one day closer to death. But there's no reason to rush into it. - Author: Susan Beth Pfeffer
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#8. Every Good Friday, this anchored but ever-changing anniversary of my accident, I go to the little creek that saved my life and light one more candle. I offer thanks for two facts: that I am one year older, and that I am one year closer to death. - Author: Andrew Davidson
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#9. Bran held his voice leve. "In time,you will regret these words. You may hold me captive now, and believe me helpless. But each foulword you speak of her brings your death a little closer."
Bran to Eamonn - Author: Juliet Marillier
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#10. The subject of death is taboo. We feel, perhaps only subconsciously, that to be in contact with death in any way, even indirectly, somehow confronts us with the prospect of our own deaths, draws our own deaths closer and makes them more real and thinkable. - Author: Raymond Moody
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#11. We all know we're one day closer to the end when we wake up in the morning. We just kid ourselves that it's not happening. - Author: Rachel Ward
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#12. We are getting older fatter and balder. Each day brings us one step closer to death. Other than that, life's a ding-a-derry. - Author: M. Kushner
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#13. Just a few more minutes here, I suggest: life hates to leave, worried what it might miss. But Vernon, closer, is shaking his head. This is all. - Author: Sonya Hartnett
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#14. I believe we will start believing in God as we get closer to death. - Author: Howard Stern
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#15. Living means constantly growing closer to death. Satisfaction only temporarily relieves hunger. Find the balance, and plant your feet. - Author: Jackie Morse Kessler
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#16. The closer we come to the negative, to death, the more we blossom. - Author: Montgomery Clift
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#17. Growing old was simply a process of drawing closer to that ultimate independence called death. - Author: Martha Ostenso
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#18. As hard as it is, grieving can be a gift, if we use it to examine our own lives and come closer to those we love. - Author: Amy Eldon
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#19. The closer I move
To death, one man through his sundered hulks,
The louder the sun blooms
And the tusked, ramshackling sea exults ... - Author: Dylan Thomas
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#20. Ageing's a difficult thing, moving closer to death, but it's okay. I've had a good time living, so I'm gonna have a good time dying. - Author: Nick Nolte
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#21. When I was a child, I used to paint intently. The older I become, and the closer death approaches, the brighter my life gets day by day. - Author: Yayoi Kusama
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#22. The spring on a wound watch gets steadily looser, the torque grows closer and closer to zero, until he gears stop altogether and the hands come to rest at a set position. Silence descends. Isn't that all it is? - Author: Haruki Murakami
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#23. I would think of it with affection because of its scenes of fragmentary beauty, because it brought men closer together through their perversity and fear, because it enabled us to pretend that death could be a tender experience, and because it breached the long silence. - Author: Don DeLillo
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#24. The nearer people approach old age the closer they return to a semblance of childhood, until the time comes for them to depart this life, again like children, neither tired of living nor aware of death. - Author: Desiderius Erasmus
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#25. There's a lie that all drivers tell themselves. Death is something that happens to other people, and that's how you find the courage to get in the car in the first place. The closer you are to death the more alive you feel. But more powerful than fear itself, is the will to win. - Author: James Hunt
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#26. Prolonging death was akin to prolonging an orgasm. The closer you could bring the victim to the finish line without crossing it, the better it - Author: Seth Grahame-Smith
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#27. The closer you get to death, the more alive you feel. Dylan Thomas wrote, Do not go gentle into that good night. Rage, rage against the dying of the light. My dad always taught me to live like that. Dad wrote a poem too. It goes, Dune buggies. Woohoo! - Author: Christopher Titus
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#28. And so the doubts begin... Our doom draws nearer, and every man sees it. A strange thing, death. Far away, you can laugh at it, but as it comes closer it looks worse and worse. Close enough to touch, and no one laughs. - Author: Joe Abercrombie
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#29. To the death with honor, shoulder to shoulder, and no one gets closer to a Stepson than his partner. - Author: Janet Morris
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#30. God is the creator of love. He demonstrated His love to you through the sacrificial death of His Son. The closer you draw to God the more you will demonstrate your love for others by becoming a living sacrifice by putting others before yourself. - Author: DeWayne Owens
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#31. Yeah," I said. "What is that? A bird? "It's the swan," he said. "Wow. A school with a swan. Wow."
"That swan is the spawn of Satan. Never get closer to it than we are now. - Author: John Green
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#32. In fiction, too, after the death of Cooper the main tendency for nearly a generation was away from the conquest of new borders to the closer cultivation, east of the Mississippi, of ground already marked. - Author: Carl Clinton Van Doren
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#33. You're not just getting old, you're getting closer to your death; and you don't want to miss anything. - Author: J. Limbu
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#34. Don't come closer to me at any time without make-up. I may slap and make you feel the taste of death. - Author: Jeevagan Nagarajan
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#35. If you survive until tomorrow, it could mean that either a) you are more likely to be immortal or b) that you are closer to death. - Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
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#36. After drinking the blood I feel inches closer to death, but resolved to live. I've drunk blood. I can do anything. I'm the vampire girl. I crawl close to the fox and press myself against it. It's still warm. That's how sleep takes me, with blood on my face, holding close to the fading warmth. - Author: Joaquin Lowe
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#37. Dates only make us aware of how numbered our days are, how much closer to death we are for each one we cross off. From now on, Punzel, we're going to live by the sun and the seasons.' He picked me up and spun me around, laughing.'Our days will be endless. - Author: Claire Fuller
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#38. Without risk, we are automatons going through our days with no purpose or meaning. We are safer, perhaps, but we are also, ironically, closer to death. - Author: Sarah Strohmeyer
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#39. Each day every man comes closer to the day of his death. Those who lay up their treasures in Thuros spend each day moving away from them. Those who lay up their treasures in Charis spend each day moving toward them. - Author: Randy Alcorn
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#40. Death drives every creative and destructive impulse we have as human beings. The closer we come to understanding it, the closer we come to understanding ourselves. This - Author: Caitlin Doughty
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#41. I don't know when my time on earth will be up; but I DO know that today, I am one day closer. You can bet I'm going to make this day count! Will you? - Author: Steve Maraboli
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#42. We give each other a wide berth even if we have the flu, let alone ... So, I think that's part of the stigma that people who have diseases suffer. It's almost infectious ... if somebody is closer to death, they're almost a bad omen and I think that's terrible. - Author: Peter Morgan
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#43. Nearly dying brings you closer to living. There's a thin border; you feel yourself cross it, going back to the land of the living, going home. Perhaps, if you'd gone the other way, death would have been a different home. - Author: Jackie Kay
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#44. The point is, as death gets closer - what's so wrong with wanting someone you love to live forever? - Author: Brad Meltzer
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#45. Every second I spend waiting,
Drags me closer to this grave.
I'm not alone.
No, I'm just on my own. - Author: Tegan Quin
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#46. There is no life to be found in violence. Every act of violence brings us closer to death. Whether it's the mundane violence we do to our bodies by overeating toxic food or drink or the extreme violence of child abuse, domestic warfare, life-threatening poverty, addiction, or state terrorism. - Author: Bell Hooks
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#47. The closer you are to death, the more alive you feel. - Author: Chris Hemsworth
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#48. I love getting older," I muse as I carefully begin to peel the layers away. "You're closer to death, but there are presents. - Author: Abby McDonald
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#49. Surprisingly, I came closer to really knowing myself, not because I feared death, because we were always aware of it, but rather because I was always challenging myself about what had led me there and about how strong my commitment really was. - Author: Aleida March
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#50. Now that she's the carrier of life, she is closer to death, and needs special security. - Author: Margaret Atwood
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#51. A magpie, seeing some light-colored object conspicuous on the empty slope, flew closer to look. but all that lay there was a splintered peg and a twisted length of wire. - Author: Richard Adams
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#52. For me, the problem of time is linked up with that of death, with the thought that we inevitably draw closer and closer to it, with the horror of decay. - Author: Simone De Beauvoir
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#53. Whether or not enlightenment is possible at the moment of death, the practices that prepare one for this possibility also bring one closer to the bone of life. - Author: Joan Halifax
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#54. I think in life there is only one absolute truth.
Death ... It's the only definitive horizon, sometime it leaps, runs across mountains and vanishes beyond oceans but the closer you get, the more you see and you know it is the final destination, the absolute truth. We are only living to die. - Author: Crystal Evans
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#55. Violent death is like a monster. The closer you get to it, the more damage you sustain if you survive at all. - Author: Sue Grafton
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#56. Not just survival but a good life, full of learning, full of love, Emilio thought, and took a step closer to the death he felt inside himself. He - Author: Mary Doria Russell
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#57. I cannot be grasped in the here and now,
For my dwelling place is much among the dead,
As the yet unborn,
Slightly closer to the heart of creation than usual,
But still not close enough. - Author: Paul Klee
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#58. I think most of us who live into our 50s have had a few experiences with death. You know, we see people we know start to die. We realize it's getting closer and closer for us. - Author: William T. Vollmann
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#59. Being an adult, it seemed, was horrible. But being a child was awful too, and moving from one state to the other only meant you were moving closer to death, with so much and so little to talk about all at the same time, and how was that even possible? - Author: Alison Espach
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#60. Cling closer, closer, life to life, Cling closer, heart to heart; The time will come, my own wed Wife, When you and I must part! Let nothing break our band but Death, For in the world above 'Tis the breaker Death that soldereth Our ring of Wedded Love. - Author: Gerald Massey
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#61. As Ginny and Hermione moved closer to the rest of the family, Harry had a clear view of the bodies lying next to Fred: Remus and Tonks, pale and still and peaceful-looking, apparently asleep beneath the dark, enchanted ceiling. - Author: J.K. Rowling
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#62. Nothing can drive one closer to his own insanity than a haunting memory refusing its own death. - Author: Darnella Ford
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#63. Many Christians dread the thought of leaving this world. Why? Because so many have stored up their treasures on earth, not in heaven. Each day brings us closer to death. If your treasures are on earth, that means each day brings you closer to losing your treasures. - Author: Randy Alcorn
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#64. With every year that I grow older, I also draw closer to (my loved ones) to the day when we will once again be together. So I march through the deepening shadows, serene and unafraid, because I know that at the end of my journey they will be waiting for me. - Author: Tess Gerritsen
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#65. You always think that 70 is the end of the road: 'Somebody died when they were 73; good life'. You're closer to death, and you better make sure you don't waste too much of your time doing things you don't want to do. No point in saying things you don't believe in. - Author: Ian McKellen
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#66. The line between life and death is narrow and dark, and a bereaved twin lives closer to it than most. - Author: Diane Setterfield
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#67. Rabbits live close to death and when death comes closer than usual, thinking about survival leaves little room for anything else. - Author: Richard Adams
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#68. O yes, everyone gets lonely some time or other. After all, if we look closer into ourselves, shall we not admit that the warmth from other people comes so sweet to us when it comes, because, we always carry with us the knowledge of the cold loneliness of death? - Author: Ama Ata Aidoo
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#69. We begin to die with our first breath. Death is inside us, ticking closer, closer, with every beat of our heart. It is the end no man can escape - Author: J.D. Robb
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#70. I don't want to be any closer to the gods than death will bring me. - Author: Janet Morris
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#71. I can tell you, from a fund of experience, that one can be taken down from the rack, closer to death than to life - and then still have the most exquisite joys ahead of one. - Author: Gerald Clarke
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