Immortal Sayings and Quotes

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

Man will find his own structured words,which will transfigure his into immortal.     

Toba Beta

Immortality is to live your life doing good things, and leaving your mark behind.     

Brandon Lee

When a noble life has prepared old age, it is not decline that it reveals, but the first days of immortality.     

Muriel Spark

If you want to live forever you are dreadfully dangerous because you're not living now.     

Joanna Russ

All men's souls are immortal, but the souls of the righteous are immortal and divine.     


You're only an immortal until someone manages to kill you. After that, you were just long lived.     

Simon R. Green

Immortality can be soon achieved by using technology. The real issue is, are humans compatible with eternity?     

Toba Beta

A book is the only immortality.     

Rufus Choate

Immortality doesn't fit with death, as mortal doesn't fit with eternity.     

Toba Beta

The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering.     

Bruce Lee

There is nothing very remarkable about being immortal; with the exception of mankind, all creatures are immortal, for they know nothing of death. What is divine, terrible, and incomprehensible is to know oneself immortal.     

Jorge Luis Borges

Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.     

Stephen King

A man's immortality can be found in his children.     

Patricia Briggs

The immortality of the soul is a matter which is of so great consequence to us and which touches us so profoundly that we must have lost all feeling to be indifferent about it.     

Blaise Pascal

Immortality is the negation of death. We do not usually speak about innatality about having not yet been born yet this is something we would have to regard as the other aspect of the human soul. We are just as unborn as we are immortal.     

Rudolf Steiner

A human act once set in motion flows on forever to the great account. Our deathlessness is in what we do, not in what we are.     

George Meredith

Immortality is a chancy thing; it cannot be promised or earned. Perhaps it cannot even be identified for what it is.     

Gregory Maguire

Immortality is the genius to move others long after you yourself have stopped moving.     

Frank Rooney

Immortality is one of the great spiritual needs of man. The churches have constituted themselves the official guardians of the need, with the result that some of them actually pretend to accord or to withhold it from the individual by their conventional sacraments.     

William James

The life given us, by nature is short but the memory of a well spent life is eternal.     

Marcus Tullius Cicero

Immortality is what nature possesses without effort and without anybody's assistance, and immortality is what the mortals must therefore try to achieve if they want to live up to the world into which they were born, to live up to the things which surround them and to whose company they are admitted for a short while.     

Hannah Arendt

In life we will die over and over again, until the day that we can walk the earth with only our immortality left.     

Teal Swan

Perhaps nature is our best assurance of immortality.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

The immortality of the soul is assented to rather than believed; believed rather than lived.     

Orestes Augustus Brownson

The doctrine of the immortality of the soul has more threat than comfort.     

Mason Cooley

A memorable heart is the easiest way to immortality.     

Suzy Kassem

Immortality is the condition of a dead man who doesn't believe he is dead.     

H.L. Mencken

There is only one way to get ready for immortality, and that is to love this life and live it as bravely and faithfully and cheerfully as we can.     

Henry Van Dyke

Immortality is a ridiculous illusion, an empty word, a butterfly net chasing the wind.     

Milan Kundera