FAMOUS QUOTES ABOUT MOURNING DEATH

“Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal.” – Richard Puz

“Grief is the last act of love we have to give to those we loved. Where there is deep grief, there was great love.” – Unknown

“When you are sorrowful, look again in your heart, and you shall see that, in truth, you are weeping for that which has been your delight.” – Kahlil Gibran

“Those we love don’t go away; they walk beside us every day. Unseen, unheard, but always near; still loved, still missed, and very dear.” – Unknown

“What the caterpillar calls the end, the rest of the world calls a butterfly.” – Lao Tzu

“Grief only exists where love lived first.” – Franchesca Cox

“To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.” – Thomas Campbell

“Wherever a beautiful soul has been, there is a trail of beautiful memories.” – Unknown

“Although it’s difficult today to see beyond the sorrow, may looking back in memory help comfort you tomorrow.” – Unknown

“Life is eternal, and love is immortal, and death is only a horizon; and a horizon is nothing save the limit of our sight.” – Rossiter Worthington Raymond

“Tears shed for another person are not a sign of weakness; they are a sign of a pure heart.” – José N. Harris

“It’s not the length of life, but the depth of life.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure.” – Unknown

“Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.” – Dr. Seuss

“Every man must do two things alone; he must do his own believing and his own dying.” – Martin Luther

“The reality is that you will grieve forever. You will not ‘get over’ the loss of a loved one; you will learn to live with it. You will heal and you will rebuild yourself around the loss you have suffered. You will be whole again, but you will never be the same. Nor should you be the same, nor would you want to be.” – Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

“The pain passes, but the beauty remains.” – Pierre Auguste Renoir

“Don’t grieve. Anything you lose comes round in another form.” – Rumi

“When sorrow comes, let us accept it simply, as a part of life. Let the heart be open to pain; let it be stretched by it. All the evidence we have says that this is the better way. An open heart never grows bitter. Or if it does, it cannot remain so. In the desolate hour, there is an outcry; a clenching of the hands upon emptiness; a burning pain of bereavement; a resentful hardening of the heart. But anguish, like ecstasy, is not forever. There comes a gentleness, a returning quietness, a restoring stillness. This, too, is a door to life.” – Anne Morrow Lindbergh

“Death is nothing at all. It does not count. I have only slipped away into the next room. I am I, and you are you. Whatever we were to each other, that we still are.” – Henry Scott-Holland

“The risk of love is loss, and the price of loss is grief—But the pain of grief is only a shadow compared with the pain of never risking love.” – Hilary Stanton Zunin

“Grief is the price we pay for love.” – Queen Elizabeth II

“We are all the leaves of one tree. We may seem different, yet we are all connected.” – Unknown

“He spoke well who said that graves are the footprints of angels.” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

“We understand death for the first time when he puts his hand upon one whom we love.” – Madame de Stael

“No matter how prepared you think you are for the death of a loved one, it still comes as a shock, and it still hurts very deeply.” – Billy Graham

“What is lovely never dies, but passes into another loveliness, star-dust, or sea-foam, flower, or winged air.” – Thomas Bailey Aldrich

“Life is a series of commas, not periods.” – Matthew McConaughey

“The remembrance of the good done, those we cherish, will remain as a soothing balm to alleviate your sorrow and grief.” – William Shakespeare