Bible & Inspirational Quotes
Return, O LORD, deliver my soul:
oh save me for thy mercies' sake.
For in death there is no
remembrance of thee: in the grave
who shall give thee thanks?
Thou that liftest me up
from the gates of death.
Yea, though I walk through the
valley of the shadow of death, I
will fear no evil: for thou art
with me; thy rod and thy staff
they comfort me.
Behold, the eye of the LORD is
upon them that fear him, upon them
that hope in his mercy; To
deliver their soul from death, and
to keep them alive in famine.
Mark the perfect man, and behold
the upright: for the end of that
man is peace.
A thousand shall fall at thy side,
and ten thousand at thy right
hand; but it shall not come nigh
Precious in the
sight of the LORD is the death of
Put not your trust in
princes, nor in the son of man, in
whom there is no help.
His breath goeth forth, he
returneth to his earth; in that
his thoughts perish.
that which befalleth the sons of
men befalleth beasts; even one
thing befalleth them: as the one
dieth, so dieth the other; yea,
they have all one breath; so that
a man hath no preeminence above a
beast: for all is vanity. All go unto one place; all are
of the dust, and all turn to dust
the living know that they shall
die: but the dead know not any
thing, neither have they any more
a reward; for the memory of them
is forgotten. Also their love, and their
hatred, and their envy, is now
perished; neither have they any
more a portion for ever in any
thing that is done under the sun.
He will swallow up death in
victory: and the Lord God will wipe
away tears from off faces, ...
If the Spirit of him that raised
up Jesus from the dead dwell in
you, he that raised up Christ from
the dead shall also quicken your
mortal bodies by his Spirit that
dwelleth in you.
For I am persuaded, that neither
death, nor life, nor angels, nor
principalities, nor powers, nor
things present, nor things to
come, Nor height, nor depth, nor
any other creature, shall be able
to separate us from the love of
God, which is in Christ Jesus our
death, where is thy sting? O grave
where is thy victory?
(1 Corinthians 15:55)
Forasmuch then as the children are
partakers of flesh and blood, he
also himself likewise took part of
the same; that through death he
might destroy him that had the
power of death, that is, the
devil; And deliver them who
through fear of death were all
their lifetime subject to bondage.
Blessed are the dead which die in
the Lord from henceforth: Yea,
saith the Spirit, that they may
rest from their labours; and their
works do follow them.
Inspirational Quotes from Famous People
Death and taxes and childbirth! There's never any convenient time for any of them.
--Margaret Mitchell Gone with the wind
Learn as if you were going to live forever. Live as if you were going to die tomorrow.
A single death is a tragedy; a million deaths is a statistic
If man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
--Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Nothing is certain but death and taxes. Of the two, taxes happen annually.
Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's troublesome.
Why do we kill people who are killing people to show that killing people is wrong?
To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life; foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent.
--Buddha (B.C.E. 568-488)
Even at our birth, death does but stand aside a little. And every day he looks towards us and muses somewhat to himself whether that day or the next he will draw nigh.
For death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity.
I have died many a death in love, and yet, had I not loved I would never have lived at all.
References and notes
The above Bible Promises are from the following books:
1. The Bible Promise Book Barbour Publishing, Inc
2. Promise of the Psalms Compiled by Ellen W. Caughey Barbour Publishing, Inc
3. My Little Book of Promise - Christian Art Gifts
4. Dictionary.com - http://dictionary.reference.com
5. Death - http://en.bibleinfo.com/topics/topic.html?id=55
6. Famous Quotes - http://home.att.net/~quotations/death.html
7. Death - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Death