The only thing certain about life is death and a funeral, and this is something you probably already know. Here's giving you an article on famous burial quotations and sayings.

Funeral Quotes

If someone tells you that nothing in life is certain, you might want to put that claim to rest by stating that in life the only certain event is death, an inevitable truth which no human can avoid. And if there’s one thing that is certain about death, it has got to be a funeral. Although we understand the certainty but we start questioning it once we lose a loved one. Sadly, however, in the recent past, several dead have been deprived of a decent burial or a funeral ceremony, especially those who succumbed to carnages such as wars and riots. However, all this can change, but it still depends on the steps that humanity is willing to take. Read on!

Few people avoid funerals as for them it is just another illogical ritual. These people tend to ignore the importance of this ritual. Funerals help people express their thoughts, feelings and love for the deceased. It also makes us realize that we need to be mentally prepared to embrace death. Large number of people gather during this ritual and provide moral support to the family members of the deceased and help them move on from the loss. Read on these quotes to realize the importance of funeral.

There is nothing quite so good as burial at sea. It is simple, tidy, and not very incriminating.

- Alfred Hitchcock

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.

- Garrison Keillor

Always go to other people's funerals, otherwise they won't come to yours.

- Lawrence Peter Berra

I can't believe that we would lie in our graves wondering if we had spent our living days well. I can't believe that we would lie in our graves dreaming of things that we might have been.

- Dave Matthews

When I die, I hope they don't cremate me 'cuz I'll burn forever.

- Harry Caray

Anything awful makes me laugh. I misbehaved once at a funeral.

- Charles Lamb

Funeral pomp is more for the vanity of the living than for the honor of the dead.

- Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Depressions may bring people closer to the church but so do funerals.

- Clarence Darrow

Never does one feel oneself so utterly helpless as in trying to speak comfort for great bereavement. I will not try it. Time is the only comforter for the loss of a mother.

- Jules Renard

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