Quotes on Mortality

Maybe there really isn't any such thing as mortality; life simply wears us out with love. Craig Johnson

I'm being made aware of my mortality all the time. Mitch Albom

I'm always aware of mortality. Marc Almond

For nothing is evil in the beginning. J R R Tolkien

There is a taint of death, a flavour of mortality in lies... Joseph Conrad

There is nothing serious in Mortality William Shakespeare

... life itself is brief, and that is what charges the day with such ridiculous beauty. Garrison Keillor

knowledge of our own mortality is the greatest gift God ever gives us. Anna Quindlen

It's very advanced of you to have accepted my mortality so fatalistically. Cassandra Clare

This is to be mortal, And seek the things beyond mortality. Lord Byron

Death, as the Psalmist saith, is certain to all, all shall die. William Shakespeare

Kids don't have the same sense of their own mortality as adults. Lee Unkrich

I think it's one of the things that drive lyric poetry, our sense of mortality. Edward Hirsch

Mortality is the great rescuer, it finally takes you out of everything, and that makes life good.Read Carl Jung. It makes life richer because this is it; none of us know where we go and this is the fun of it. Anthony Hopkins

You realize mortality is everywhere. Katey Sagal

Mortality is very different when you're 20 to when you're 50. Keanu Reeves

We all live with more mortality because we're all on drugs. Christopher Plummer

Alas!-but why Alas? It is the lot of mortality we experience. Euripides

God is a placebo for your own mortality. Robert Barron

There is nothing in nature that can't be taken as a sign of both mortality and invigoration. Gretel Ehrlich

We must be born with an intuition of mortality. Tom Stoppard

I'm a student of history and know that civilizations get lost - they are born and die - and so I recognize the tender mortality of our civilization. I'm not saying I'm separate from the despair of that, but I'm not controlled by the despair of that. Gangaji

I'm in my 60s, and a cancer scare just makes you more aware of mortality. Shirley Geok-lin Lim

In Sweden for example people with PhDs have lower mortality than those with a masters degree. And people with a masters degree or a professional degree are not poor. Michael Marmot

What happens with experiences that really move us deeply, that really effect us? They make the world new again. What it does is it heightens our sense of mortality. Bill Henson

I am now faced with mortality. Definitely not the most generous move. Lance Loud

The thought of my mortality - I think about it a lot. I find it motivating. It can be any time that your number's up. Sara Blakely

I've spent a lot of words on my own mortality. Elizabeth Edwards

In an underdeveloped society, the first anxiety is of infant mortality. In an advanced one it is to keep alive the aged. Indira Gandhi

The infant mortality rates are insanely high. The obesity epidemic is on the rise. It is all related. Kimberly Williams-Paisley

The U.S. routinely ranks lower than other countries in health outcomes such as infant mortality. Tammy Baldwin

Personally, I don't endorse the notion of mortality. It's fine for other folk, but I disapprove of the concept for me and my loved ones. Sue Grafton

The world is a world of tears, and the burdens of mortality touch the heart. Robert Fagles

Let mortal man keep to his own Mortality, and not expect too much. Euripides

It is not about striving for immortality, but about accepting mortality. J K Rowling

Arriving at an acceptance of one's mortality is a process, not an epiphany. Atul Gawande

Mortality: not acquittal but a series of postponements is what we hope for. Mason Cooley

As ye of clay were cast by kind, So shall ye waste to dust. Thomas Vaux, 2nd Baron Vaux of Harrowden

Your only real problem is mortality! No religion can solve this problem, but science can do! Mehmet Murat Ildan

There is no actual starvation or deaths from starvation but there is widespread mortality from diseases due to malnutrition. Walter Duranty

All power is in essence power to deny mortality. Ernest Becker

But it was mortality that made them what they were, the flame that blazed brighter for it's flickering Cassandra Clare

Reaching 50, I've started to conjure up thoughts of my own mortality. John Elway

Who then to frail mortality shall trust But limns the water, or but writes in dust. Francis Bacon

I fall into all kinds of inauthenticity when I conspire to forget my mortality. Sam Keen

Keeping the daily demands of life in balance is one of the great tasks of mortality. There is no peace for those whose lives are out of balance temporally or spiritually. Brent L. Top

Time does not really exist as we know it; rather it's a transfiguration of a concept in which mortality, mutability, is conditioned. Frederick Lenz

Each of us is merely a small instrument; all of us, after accomplishing our mission, will disappear. Mother Teresa

Curse ruthless time! Curse our mortality. How cruelly short is the allotted span for all we must cram into it! Winston Churchill

The changing year's successive plan Proclaims mortality to man. Horace

Our life's a moment and less than a moment, but even this mite nature has mockingly humored with some appearance of a longer span. Seneca the Younger

I learned about a lot of things in medical school, but mortality wasn't one of them. Atul Gawande

There is zero, and there is eternity, and there is mortality, but there is no ultimate. Stephen King

O Charidas, what of the under world?" "Great darkness." "And what of the resurrection?" "A lie." "And Pluto?" "A fable; we perish utterly. Callimachus

Yea, when mortality dissolves, Shall I not meet thine hour unawed? My house eternal in the heavens Is lighted by the smile of God! Alice Cary

I used to think the only way to be truly alive is to confront your mortality. Nikki Sixx

We are but skin about a wind, with muscles clenched against mortality. Djuna Barnes

The reason some men fear older women is they fear their own mortality. Frances Lear

Do not speak like a death's-head, do not bid me remember mine end. William Shakespeare

Jesu, Jesu, the mad days that I have spent! And to see how many of my old acquaintance are dead! William Shakespeare

Yea, when mortality dissolves, Shall I not meet thine hour unawed? My house eternal in the heavens Is lighted by the smile of God! Alice Cary

Religion does not belong to God; it belongs to the human reaction against mortality! Mehmet Murat Ildan

The more we are guided by eternal considerations in our conduct, the better we will manage our mortality. Spencer W. Kimball

Same-gender attraction did not exist in the pre-earth life and neither will it exist in the next life. It is a circumstance that for whatever reason or reasons seems to apply right now in mortality, in this nano-second of our eternal existence. Lance B. Wickman

I don't want people to be afraid of health or illness or mortality, because it's a natural part of life. Suzy Nakamura

Bomb Disposal Is a face off with your own mortality. Don't let the fear get to you. When you give in to the fear, the Darkness Comes. Peter Stillman

I'm very much drawn to these stories. This is a huge, great story [in Doctor Strange] about the possibility of living beyond everything, living beyond mortality, living beyond all the immortal confines, living beyond the planet as we know it. It's mind-blowingly no limits, and I think this is going to be something else. Tilda Swinton

As we go through life our relationship with our own mortality and our inevitable demise increases. Peter Morgan

When you witness the end of a life up close day by day, you begin to understand time and mortality in profound ways. You see time's relativity, death's necessity. Alix Kates Shulman

Futurists get to a certain age and, as one does, they suddenly recognize their own mortality. William Gibson

Delusion means mortality. And awareness means Buddhahood. Bodhidharma

I think at the prospect of bringing children into the world, your mortality comes very much to the forefront, absolutely. Cate Blanchett

That flesh is but the glasse, which holds the dust That measures all our time; which also shall Be crumbled into dust. George Herbert

Sister, look ye, How, by a new creation of my tailor's I've shook off old mortality. John Ford

People assume that somehow fame and wealth will keep mortality at bay. Moby

Sufi poetry is, in a sense, self-help poetry about how to live a decent life, how to deal with your mortality. Mohsin Hamid

Don't fear your mortality, because it is this very mortality that gives meaning and depth and poignancy to all the days that will be granted to you. Paul Tsongas

Probably I chose immortality because mortality is a universal human obsession. Joan D Vinge

Enlightenment means that you're in love with all of life, with not only immortality but mortality. Frederick Lenz

In reality, we are all travelers - even explorers of mortality. Thomas S Monson

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