Let no one weep for me, or celebrate my funeral with mourning; for I still live, as I pass to and fro through the mouths of men.
I can't think of a more wonderful thanksgiving for the life I've had than that everyone should be jolly at my funeral.
According to most studies, people's number one fear is public speaking. Number two is death. Death is number two. Does that sound right? This means to the average person, if you go to a funeral, you're better off in the casket than doing the eulogy.
A wedding is a funeral where you smell your own flowers.
When words are most empty, tears are most apt.
People will never forget how you made them feel.
Everything that has a beginning has an ending. Make your peace with that and all will be well.
The song is ended, but the melody lingers on.
Why is it that we rejoice at a birth and grieve at a funeral? It is because we are not the person involved.
The formal Washington dinner party has all the spontaneity of a Japanese imperial funeral.
I never go to funerals. To me a person is dead when he breathes for the last time. After that, your memories should be personal.
These funerals always appear to me the more indecent in a populous city, from the total indifference of the beholders, and the perfect unconcern with which they are beheld.
Worldly faces never look so worldly as at a funeral.
Funeral by funeral, theory advances.
I didn't attend the funeral, but I sent a nice letter saying I approved of it.
The reason so many people turned up at his funeral is that they wanted to make sure he was dead.
They say such nice things about people at their funerals that it makes me sad that I'm going to miss mine by just a few days.
What we have once enjoyed we can never lose. All that we love deeply becomes a part of us.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
When I was 7 years old, I put on shows for everyone at my grandpa's funeral. I was always the little entertainer.
It is foolish and wrong to mourn the men who died. Rather we should thank God that such men lived.
My father always wanted to be the corpse at every funeral, the bride at every wedding and the baby at every christening.
My own funeral, I'd like to be laid out in a coffin in my own house. I would like my coffin to be put in the double parlor, and I would like all the flowers to be white.
It matters not what your individual position is on either war we are currently prosecuting - in Iraq or Afghanistan - certainly we can all agree protesting at military funerals is a cruel and unnecessary hardship on our military families during their most difficult hour.
Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul.
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