Graveyard Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old graveyard quotes, graveyard sayings, and graveyard proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


The graveyards are full of indispensable men.     

Charles De Gaulle

Graveyards remind us of the vanity of all human endeavour.     

Ivan Klíma

The graveyard is the richest place on the surface of the earth because there you will see the books that were not published, ideas that were not harnessed, songs that were not sung, and drama pieces that were never acted.     

Dr. Myles Munroe

The graveyard is the everlasting home of every man.     

Lailah Gifty Akita

If you live in a graveyard, you can't weep for everyone.     

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

Graveyards are filled with books that were never written, songs that were never sung, words that were never spoken, things that were never done.     

Mark Victor Hansen