Death Of A Friend Quotes

Death Of A Friend Quotes by Seneca the Younger, Robert Southey, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Winston Churchill, James Thurber, Roger Caras and many others.

The comfort of having a friend may be taken away, but n

The comfort of having a friend may be taken away, but not that of having had one.
Seneca the Younger
The loss of a friend is like that of a limb; time may heal the anguish of the wound, but the loss cannot be repaired.
Robert Southey
Good-night! good-night! as we so oft have said Beneath this roof at midnight, in the days That are no more, and shall no more return. Thou hast but taken up thy lamp and gone to bed; I stay a little longer, as one stays To cover up the embers that still burn.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
If you’re going through hell, keep going.
Winston Churchill
If I have any beliefs about immortality, it is that certain dogs I have known will go to heaven, and very, very few persons.
James Thurber
Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole.
Roger Caras
And with the morn those angel faces smile Which I have loved long since and lost awhile.
John Henry Newman
Friends share our pain and touch our wounds with a gentle and tender hand.
Henri Nouwen
The deep pain that is felt
at the death of every friendly soul
arises from the feeling that there is
in every individual something
which is inexpressible,
peculiar to him alone,
and is, therefore,
absolutely and irretrievably lost.
Arthur Schopenhauer
We go to the grave of a friend saying,
“A man is dead,”
but angels throng about him saying,
“A man is born.”
Henry Ward Beecher
There is a strange charm in the thoughts of a good legacy, or the hopes of an estate, which wondrously removes or at least alleviates the sorrow that men would otherwise feel for the death of friends.
Miguel de Cervantes
Your lost friends are not dead, but gone before, advanced a stage or two upon that road which you must travel in the steps they trod.
But fate ordains that dearest friends must part.
Edward Young
Is death the last sleep? No, it is the last and final awakening.
Walter Scott
He spoke well who said that graves are the footprints of angels.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
He who has gone, so we but cherish his memory, abides with us, more potent, nay, more present than the living man.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
When our friends are alive, we see the good qualities they lack; dead, we remember only those they possessed.
Jean Antoine Petit-Senn