“A life well-lived leaves behind a beautiful legacy.” – Unknown

“Death is not extinguishing the light; it is putting out the lamp because the dawn has come.” – Rabindranath Tagore

“Though nothing can bring back the hour of splendor in the grass, of glory in the flower, we will grieve not; rather find strength in what remains behind.” – William Wordsworth

“A beautiful soul is never forgotten.” – Unknown

“When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure.” – Unknown

“Death may have taken them from our sight, but never from our hearts.” – Unknown

“Grieve not, nor speak of me with tears, but laugh and talk of me as if I were beside you, for I loved you so.” – Isla Paschal Richardson

“The song is ended, but the melody lingers on.” – Irving Berlin

“Although it’s difficult today to see beyond the sorrow, may looking back in memory help comfort you tomorrow.” – Unknown

“Grief is the price we pay for love.” – Queen Elizabeth II

“A person that departs from this earth never truly leaves, for they are still alive in our hearts and minds, through us, they live on.” – Unknown

“To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.” – Thomas Campbell

“The best way to predict your future is to create it.” – Peter Drucker

“The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you lived and lived well.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“What we have once enjoyed, we can never lose. All that we loved deeply becomes part of us.” – Helen Keller

“No farewell words were spoken, no time to say goodbye. You were gone before we knew it, and only God knows why.” – Unknown

“The goal isn’t to live forever, it is to create something that will.” – Chuck Palahniuk

“The measure of a life is not its duration, but its donation.” – Corrie Ten Boom

“When you are sorrowful, look again in your heart, and you shall see that, in truth, you are weeping for that which has been your delight.” – Kahlil Gibran

“Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.” – Dr. Seuss

“A moment in our arms, forever in our hearts.” – Unknown

“Life is eternal, and love is immortal, and death is only a horizon; and a horizon is nothing save the limit of our sight.” – Rossiter Worthington Raymond

“Those we love can never be more than a thought away, for as long as there’s a memory, they live in our hearts to stay.” – Unknown

“Death leaves a heartache no one can heal; love leaves a memory no one can steal.” – Irish saying

“In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count, it’s the life in your years.” – Abraham Lincoln

“The greatest tribute to the dead is not grief but gratitude.” – Thornton Wilder

“I have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night.” – Sarah Williams