Resting Place Quotes

Resting Place Quotes by Chief Seattle, Richard Parks Bland, Ulysses S. Grant, Neil Strauss, Solomon Northup and many others.

To us, the ashes of our ancestors are sacred and their

To us, the ashes of our ancestors are sacred and their resting place is hallowed ground.
Chief Seattle
The aristocracy of Western Europe has absolutely tabooed silver in those countries and driven it away from there. Here it finds its only resting place.
Richard Parks Bland
I would suggest the taxation of all property equally, whether church or corporation, exempting only the last resting place of the dead and possibly, with proper restrictions, church edifices.
Ulysses S. Grant
I’ve begun to look at the world through apocalypse eyes. Our society, which seems so sturdily built out of concrete and custom, is just a temporary resting place, a hotel our civilization checked into a couple hundred years ago and must one day check out of.
Neil Strauss
There have been hours in my unhappy life, many of them, when the contemplation of death as the end of earthly sorrow – of the grave as a resting place for the tired and worn out body – has been pleasant to dwell upon.
Solomon Northup