Dying Young Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”A. E. Housman” float=”none” width=”100%”]Life, to be sure, is nothing much to lose. But young men think it is, and we were young.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Amy E Millan” float=”none” width=”100%”]The hard rock God, he never had a chance you know / Incurable romantics never do / He held a flame I wasn’t born to carry / I’ll leave the dying young stuff up to you[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Andrew A. Rooney” float=”none” width=”100%”]Death is a distant rumor to the young.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Antoine de Saint-Exupéry” float=”none” width=”100%”]Each man carries within him the soul of a poet who died young.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Arthur Wing Pinero” float=”none” width=”100%”]Those who love deeply never grow old; they may die of old age, but they die young.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ashley Montagu” float=”none” width=”100%”]I want to die young at a ripe old age.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ashley Montagu” float=”none” width=”100%”]The idea is to die young as late as possible.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bebe Winans” float=”none” width=”100%”]Voices crying, young people dying / Lost, nowhere to run / So I’m asking, takes sacrificing / Time for us to come and / Hold up the light[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Brian Molko” float=”none” width=”100%”]I’d be interested in finding out if there is a light you walk into, and if you do meet people from your life and walk hand in hand with Jesus. I would hate for my death to be tragic: I’d like to be old when it happens. But hopefully a young death is unlikely.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Brian Williams” float=”none” width=”100%”]A person starts dying when they stop dreaming.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Chad Brownlee” float=”none” width=”100%”]So this is what it means to be alive / He’ll dance like no one’s watching, laugh until he cries / He holds on tight and loves without regret, he takes the good and leaves the rest / And when all is said and done, he’s gonna leave here dying young[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Chad Brownlee” float=”none” width=”100%”]You only get one time around / Time’s always counting down / And what you do with this life’s always up to you / I’m gonna leave here / Dying young[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Chris Wallin” float=”none” width=”100%”]Cause you can’t unlive the pain / You can’t rewind to yesterday / You might never find your place / In the time that remains / So if tomorrow never comes / From living fast and dying young[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Chris Wallin” float=”none” width=”100%”]So if tomorrow never comes / From living fast and dying young / I hope the best is yet to come / In the time that remains for you[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dave Eggers” float=”none” width=”100%”]The death of a young person for no reason is an apocalypse.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”David Biral” float=”none” width=”100%”]This time, it was so unexpected / Last time, it was the drugs he was lacing / All legends fall in the making / Sorry truth, dying young, demon youth[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”David Shore” float=”none” width=”100%”]Living fast and dying young is crap if you have a chance to get better. I say good for you.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dr. Burton Grebin” float=”none” width=”100%”]The death of a child is the single most traumatic event in medicine. To lose a child is to lose a piece of yourself.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dr. Erik Erikson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Healthy children will not fear life if their elders have integrity enough not to fear death.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dwight D. Eisenhower” float=”none” width=”100%”]There’s no tragedy in life like the death of a child. Things never get back to the way they were.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Elaine Storkey” float=”none” width=”100%”]A woman who has lost her baby through miscarriage may feel a very deep loss which few others seem to understand.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Elaine Storkey” float=”none” width=”100%”]Behind each loss there is grief. Sometimes it is grief mingled with guilt. Nearly always it is grief mingled with heartbreak.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Elaine Storkey” float=”none” width=”100%”]Each lost child is precious. We feel each loss acutely, however we have suffered it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Elaine Storkey” float=”none” width=”100%”]Losing a child happens in many different ways. There is the loss in the womb. There are cot deaths, accidents, epidemics, malignant diseases.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Elaine Storkey” float=”none” width=”100%”]Parents who have just lost a child cannot believe any words of hope, They do not want to hear them yet.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Elizabeth B. Brown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Many times it is harder because your time and energy have wrapped around the deceased.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Elizabeth B. Brown” float=”none” width=”100%”]No one sleeps well after a child’s death, especially those who are burdened with guilt and the ‘if only,’ and those who are paralyzed by the violent act that took their child’s life.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Elizabeth B. Brown” float=”none” width=”100%”]There are many helps to surviving, but only one key. The key is acceptance!-not acceptance of you loss. Rather acceptance of the grief process.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Elizabeth B. Brown” float=”none” width=”100%”]You can never forget! You just learn to live with the loss.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Elizabeth B. Brown” float=”none” width=”100%”]You will not accept your child’s death until you have completed the healing. Hurt, anguish, tears, yearning, pining are part of the healing.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Emmylou Harris” float=”none” width=”100%”]You showed me the way but now you’re gone / Quicker than the trigger of an outlaw’s gun / Living fast and dying young / A victim of this road you left me on[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Bernard Shaw” float=”none” width=”100%”]The greatest thing in life is to die young but delay it as long as possible.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ivan Peter De Prume” float=”none” width=”100%”]Living fast and dying young a like an endless poetry. / My motorcycle nightmare freak out inside of me. / My soul salvation, liberation, on the drive.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”James Dye” float=”none” width=”100%”]So many people die young. I’m hoping that’s unintended.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”James Taylor” float=”none” width=”100%”]Never give up, never slow down, never grow old and never ever die young.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”James Wattersmith” float=”none” width=”100%”]Live life to it’s fullest or it may seem like you died young.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jessamyn West” float=”none” width=”100%”]At fourteen you don’t need sickness or death for tragedy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Barrymore” float=”none” width=”100%”]The good die young – because they see it’s no use living if you’ve got to be good.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Derek” float=”none” width=”100%”]Live fast, die young, and leave a good looking corpse.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Green” float=”none” width=”100%”]I may die young, but at least I’ll die smart.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jorel Decker” float=”none” width=”100%”]You wanna go to heaven, but you sold your soul / Dying young / I’m growing cold / Cut yourself apart, so you don’t grow old[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joseph Poole” float=”none” width=”100%”]Living fast and dying young / Yeah that’s the way things they used to be done / And now there’s no one out there left to have some fun[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kristian Matsson” float=”none” width=”100%”]I could lie I don’t care about what’s missing / But sometimes it’s just roses dying too young / Your train of thoughts is always passing here / With its falling paint, and its broken gears[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lady Flora Hastings” float=”none” width=”100%”]Grieve not that I die young. Is it not well To pass away ere life hath lost its brightness?[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”La’Reonte Wright” float=”none” width=”100%”]You’re living fast and dying young is where you’re going / Don’t fall victim to the trap door that ain’t showing / It’s bigger than the block they would stand for[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lloyd Polite” float=”none” width=”100%”]Gotta live stronger since I went vegetarian / I hope I live longer, dying young is scary[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mark Twain” float=”none” width=”100%”]It’s not the good that die young, it’s the lucky.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Megan Devine” float=”none” width=”100%”]If we commit to loving, we will inevitably know loss and grief.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Megan Devine” float=”none” width=”100%”]If we try to avoid loss and grief, we will never truly love.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Megan Devine” float=”none” width=”100%”]Most people and many professionals think of grief and loss as aberrations, detours from a normal, happy life.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Megan Devine” float=”none” width=”100%”]Powerfully and mysteriously, knowing both love and loss is what brings us fully and deeply alive.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Megan Devine” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is nothing wrong with grief. It;s a natural extension of love. It’s a healthy and sane response to loss.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michael Nieward” float=”none” width=”100%”]They say the Lord gives; the Lord takes away / Takes more than I’ll ever have / To understand the world today / Death and the dear of dying young[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mike Dean” float=”none” width=”100%”]All the pain you left in your life you still feeling me / Everybody living must have thought it would change / But living fast and dying young’s a part of the game[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nick Luxmoore” float=”none” width=”100%”]Any sense of life’s fairness must therefore account for the seeming unfairness of painful deaths, of sudden deaths, of good people dying and dying young; it must account for the unfairness of everyone dying eventually.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Oliver Herford” float=”none” width=”100%”]Only the young die good.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Phyllis R. Silverman” float=”none” width=”100%”]You know death is final, that there us no returning from the grave, that you cannot go up to heaven to visit, and that all of us will die someday.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”R.J. Gonzales” float=”none” width=”100%”]A flower bloomed already wilting. Beginning its life with an early ending.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Razorz Epileptics” float=”none” width=”100%”]I know you are somewhere… / Inside this open wound / Dying young is fashion / I knew you were somewhere / Dying young is fashion[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ron Johnson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Death can also be a relief for family, friends, and caretakers who have been part of an individual’s prolonged and deteriorating illness.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ron Johnson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Like daily sads, major grief does end. It takes time to grieve. Ninety-nine percent of the time grief is finished in minutes or hours if we allow it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ron Johnson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Sometimes death is excruciatingly painful and difficult to live with, but death can and should always result in some kind of value for the person who has grieved through it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ron Johnson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Unlike the complexities of unexpected loss of life, there are times when death brings more relief than grief.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ron Johnson” float=”none” width=”100%”]With deeper attachment, we usually have deeper grieving, and usually longer grieving.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ryan Smithson” float=”none” width=”100%”]I guess that’s one good thing about dying young: you’re remembered for your purity, vigor and spontaneity. Dying young you’re remembered for your youth.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Shelton (Hank III) Williams” float=”none” width=”100%”]Everybody’s doing cocaine and starting up fights / And I’m living fast and hard / And dying young with my fists upright[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Adams” float=”none” width=”100%”]Death is as near to the young as to the old; here is all the difference: death stands behind the young man’s back, before the old man’s face.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tony O’Neill” float=”none” width=”100%”]I needed to know that death was here, in the room, and that I was too fast, too young, and too smart for him.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Unkown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Some are bound to die young, By dying young a person stays young in people’s memory. If he burns brightly before he dies, his brightness shines for all time[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Vic Chesnut” float=”none” width=”100%”]And tired of disbelieving, sick of struggling / The experts busy / Their gloved hands are relieving / The symptoms of dying young[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Vic Chesnut” float=”none” width=”100%”]Holes in his sweater, fluid in his lungs / The experts say there’s things / He should’ve done better / But instead he is just dying young[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Vic Chesnut” float=”none” width=”100%”]Yeah, he wished he was a lawyer / Maybe like Perry Mason / He would sue them ’til they are scrawny / Instead of lying there dying young[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Zachry Alexander Brown” float=”none” width=”100%”]The sun fades on me now and I miss you like words can’t know / And I missed my shot at dying young a long time ago / It’s just a lesson learned in love, it’s not angry it’s not sad / Some time you have to lose something to know what you have[/wpsm_quote]