Quotes & Promises
Inspirational & Famous Quotes
Definitions & Meanings
Have I not commanded you? Be
strong and courageous. Do not be
frightened, and do not be
dismayed, for the Lord your God is
with you wherever you go.
For in death there is no
remembrance of you; in Sheol who
will give you praise?
The dead do not praise the Lord,
nor do any who go down into
When his breath departs, he
returns to the earth; on that very
day his plans perish.
For the living know that they will
die, but the dead know nothing,
and they have no more reward, for
the memory of them is forgotten.
Whatever your hand finds to do, do
it with your might, for there is
no work or thought or knowledge or
wisdom in Sheol, to which you are
And the dust returns to the earth
as it was, and the spirit returns
to God who gave it.
I tell you, many will come from
east and west and recline at table
with Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob in
the kingdom of heaven,
And do not fear those who kill the
body but cannot kill the soul.
Rather fear him who can destroy
both soul and body in hell.
And these will go away into
eternal punishment, but the
righteous into eternal life.
For God so loved the world, that
he gave his only Son, that whoever
believes in him should not perish
but have eternal life.
Whoever believes in the Son has
eternal life; whoever does not
obey the Son shall not see life,
but the wrath of God remains on
Do not marvel at this, for an hour
is coming when all who are in the
tombs will hear his voice and come
out, those who have done good to
the resurrection of life, and
those who have done evil to the
resurrection of judgment.
Jesus said to her, I am the
resurrection and the life. Whoever
believes in me, though he die, yet
shall he live,
Let not your hearts be troubled.
Believe in God; believe also in
me. In my Father's house are many
rooms. If it were not so, would I
have told you that I go to prepare
a place for you? And if I go and
prepare a place for you, I will
come again and will take you to
myself, that where I am you may be
But in fact Christ has been raised
from the dead, the firstfruits of
those who have fallen asleep.
(1 Corinthians 15:20)
For as in Adam all die, so also in
Christ shall all be made alive.
(1 Corinthians 15:22)
Behold! I tell you a mystery. We
shall not all sleep, but we shall
all be changed, in a moment, in
the twinkling of an eye, at the
last trumpet. For the trumpet will
sound, and the dead will be raised
imperishable, and we shall be
changed. For this perishable body
must put on the imperishable, and
this mortal body must put on
immortality. When the perishable
puts on the imperishable, and the
mortal puts on immortality, then
shall come to pass the saying that
is written: Death is swallowed up
(1 Corinthians 15:51-54)
Who will transform our lowly body
to be like his glorious body, by
the power that enables him even to
subject all things to himself.
For this we declare to you by a
word from the Lord, that we who
are alive, who are left until the
coming of the Lord, will not
precede those who have fallen
asleep. For the Lord himself will
descend from heaven with a cry of
command, with the voice of an
archangel, and with the sound of
the trumpet of God. And the dead
in Christ will rise first.
(1 Thessalonians 4:15,16)
But by the same word the heavens
and earth that now exist are
stored up for fire, being kept
until the day of judgment and
destruction of the ungodly.
(2 Peter 3:7)
And the living one. I died, and
behold I am alive forevermore, and
I have the keys of Death and
Then Death and Hades were thrown
into the lake of fire. This is the
second death, the lake of fire.
Behold, I am coming soon, bringing
my recompense with me, to repay
everyone for what he has done.
Inspirational Quotes from Famous People
Let us touch the dying, the poor,
the lonely and the unwanted
according to the graces we have
received and let us not be ashamed
or slow to do the humble work.
--Mother Teresa Albanian Leader
Born 1910 Died 1997
If you die you're completely happy
and your soul somewhere lives on.
I'm not afraid of dying. Total
peace after death, becoming
someone else is the best hope I've
--Kurt Cobain American Musician
Born 1967 Died 1994
They wrote in the old days that it
is sweet and fitting to die for
one's country. But in modern war,
there is nothing sweet nor fitting
in your dying. You will die like a
dog for no good reason.
--Ernest Hemingway American
Novelist Born 1899 Died 1961
If you realize that all things
change, there is nothing you will
try to hold on to. If you are not
afraid of dying, there is nothing
you cannot achieve.
--Lao Tzu Chinese Philosopher
Every man must do two things
alone; he must do his own
believing and his own dying.
--Martin Luther German Leader Born
1483 Died 1546
I don't want to achieve
immortality through my work. I
want to achieve it through not
--Woody Allen American Director
He not busy being born is busy
--Bob Dylan American Musician Born
The act of dying is one of the
acts of life.
--Marcus Aurelius Roman Soldier
Born 121 Died 180
I'm different. I have a different
constitution, I have a different
brain, I have a different heart. I
got tiger blood, man. Dying's for
fools, dying's for amateurs.
--Charlie Sheen American Actor
There are four questions of value
in life... What is sacred? Of what
is the spirit made? What is worth
living for, and what is worth
dying for? The answer to each is
the same. Only love.
--Johnny Depp American Actor Born
I am dying with the help of too
--Alexander the Great - Leader Born
356 BC Died 323 BC
Get busy living, or get busy
--Stephen King - Author Born: 1947
One life is all we have and we
live it as we believe in living
it. But to sacrifice what you are
and to live without belief, that
is a fate more terrible than
--Joan of Arc French Celebrity
Born 1412 Died 1431
The art of living well and the art
of dying well are one.
--Epicurus Greek Philosopher Born
341 BC Died 271 BC
I don't believe in dying. It's
been done. I'm working on a new
exit. Besides, I can't die now -
--George Burns American Comedian
Born 1896 Died 1996
There's nothing glorious in dying.
Anyone can do it.
--Johnny Rotten English Musician
The scene is dull. Tell him to put
more life into his dying.
--Samuel Goldwyn American Producer
Born 1882 Died 1974
Somebody should tell us, right at
the start of our lives, that we
are dying. Then we might live life
to the limit, every minute of
every day. Do it! I say. Whatever
you want to do, do it now! There
are only so many tomorrows.
--Pope Paul VI - Italian Clergyman
Born 1897 Died 19784