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Ancient cemetery of Staleno in Genoa

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Ancient cemetery of Staleno in Genoa. On the average the life of man consists of 960 months, or 29000 days. Graves vividly remind about the transparent nature of life. Title, money, position – they lose any sense. Cemetery Staleno, Genoa is popular not only because of the graves of many celebrities, but also because of surprising architecture and many sculptural and architectural monuments, which have the historical value of the highest category. Located on the area more than one square kilometer, Staleno is one of the largest cemeteries in Europe.

cemetery of Staleno in Genoa

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

God pours life into death and death into life without a drop being spilled

cemetery of Staleno in Genoa

cemetery of Staleno in Genoa

All say, “How hard it is that we have to die” – a strange complaint to come from the mouths of people who have had to live. ~Mark Twain

cemetery of Staleno in Genoa

cemetery of Staleno in Genoa

I’m not afraid of death. It’s the stake one puts up in order to play the game of life. ~Jean Giraudoux, Amphitryon, 1929

cemetery of Staleno in Genoa

cemetery of Staleno in Genoa

There is always death and taxes; however, death doesn’t get worse every year. ~Author Unknown

cemetery of Staleno in Genoa

cemetery of Staleno in Genoa

All our knowledge merely helps us to die a more painful death than animals that know nothing. ~Maurice Maeterlinck

cemetery of Staleno in Genoa

cemetery of Staleno in Genoa

To himself everyone is immortal; he may know that he is going to die, but he can never know that he is dead. ~Samuel Butler

cemetery of Staleno in Genoa

cemetery of Staleno in Genoa

Watching a peaceful death of a human being reminds us of a falling star; one of a million lights in a vast sky that flares up for a brief moment only to disappear into the endless night forever. ~Elisabeth Kobler-Ross

cemetery of Staleno in Genoa

cemetery of Staleno in Genoa

Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live. ~Norman Cousins

cemetery of Staleno in Genoa

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

The death of someone we know always reminds us that we are still alive – perhaps for some purpose which we ought to re-examine. ~Mignon McLaughlin, The Neurotic’s Notebook, 1960

cemetery of Staleno in Genoa

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Death is a debt we all must pay. ~Euripides

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

They tell us that suicide is the greatest piece of cowardice… that suicide is wrong; when it is quite obvious that there is nothing in the world to which every man has a more unassailable title than to his own life and person. ~Arthur Schopenhauer

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

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

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

People living deeply have no fear of death. ~Anaies Nin, Diary, 1967

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

To die proudly when it is no longer possible to live proudly. Death of one’s own free choice, death at the proper time, with a clear head and with joyfulness, consummated in the midst of children and witnesses: so that an actual leave-taking is possible while he who is leaving is still there. ~Friedrich Nietzsche, Expeditions of an Untimely Man

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Death is for many of us the gate of hell; but we are inside on the way out, not outside on the way in. ~George Bernard Shaw

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

I knew a man who once said, “death smiles at us all; all a man can do is smile back.” ~From the movie Gladiator

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Our birth is nothing but our death begun. ~Edward Young, Night Thoughts

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

I want a priest, a rabbi, and a Protestant clergyman. I want to hedge my bets. ~Wilson Mizner

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

No one knows whether death is really the greatest blessing a man can have, but they fear it is the greatest curse, as if they knew well. ~Plato

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

For what is it to die but to stand naked in the wind and to melt into the sun? ~Kahlil Gibran, from “The Prophet” (Thanks, Roxalanne)

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Life and death are balanced on the edge of a razor. ~Homer, Iliad

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Death is the surest calculation that can be made. ~Ludwig Buchner, Force and Matter

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Suicide is man’s way of telling God, “You can’t fire me – I quit.” ~Bill Maher, on Politically Incorrect, 1995

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Suicide is… the sincerest form of criticism life gets. ~Wilfred Sheed, The Good Word, 1978

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

After all, to the well-organized mind, death is but the next great adventure. ~J.K. Rowling

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

You will never find that life for which you are looking. When the gods created man they allotted to him death, but life they retained in their own keeping. ~The Epic of Gilgamesh

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

Cemetery Staleno, Genoa

The goal of all life is death. ~Sigmund Freud

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