How long have you been lost in life

Secular mourning sayings

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At the hour of my death I wish to be able to walk quietly, to immerse myself calmly in the light of which I sometimes dream.
Good for people when they have learned to endure what they cannot change and to reveal with dignity what they cannot save.
We are made of the same stuff dreams are made of, and our short lives are embedded in a long sleep.
We are sad that you left, but thankful that you were there. Our thoughts always return to you in love.
We have to say goodbye, a full life came to an end. We are left with memories and gratitude.
We can no longer talk to each other, no longer laugh together. We can no longer go our way together. What remains is love and memory.
We walked together in the sunshine. We went in storm and rain. But never one of us alone on our life paths.
Those who work faithfully until their eye breaks and die lovingly, yes, they are not forgotten
Those who work faithfully until they lose their strength and die lovingly are not forgotten.
Whoever worked like you in life, who like you fulfilled his duty, who has always given his best, does not even die in death.
Whoever lived like you in life, whoever fulfilled his duty in such a way, who always gave his best, does not even die himself in death.
He who lives in the memory of his loved ones is not dead, he is only distant; Only those who are forgotten are dead.
If we allow them to rest too, our heart is full of sorrow; Seeing you suffer and not being able to help was our greatest pain.
When we look at the sky at night, it seems to us that all the stars are laughing because you live in one of them. You have vanished into the void, but in the blue of the sky you have left an incredible trace.
If you are looking for me, look for me in your hearts. If I have found a place to stay there, I will live on in you.
If someone loves a flower that only exists once on all the millions and millions of stars, then it is quite enough for him to look up at them to be happy.
When there was a little more love and goodness, a little more light and truth in the world through a person, his life had a meaning.
If there was a little more love and goodness, a little more light and truth in the world through a person, then his life had a meaning.
When you look at the sky at night, you will feel as if the stars are laughing because I live on one of them.
When you think of me, remember the hour when you loved me the most.
When you think of me, remember the hour when you loved me the most.
When the power runs out, salvation is a grace.
When the strength runs out, the sun no longer warms, then eternal peace is a redemption.
Do not cry, I have overcome it, am free from my agony, but let me be with you many times in quiet hours.
Do not cry, I have overcome it, I am released from pain and agony, like to think back to me in beautiful hours and let my thoughts be with you.
Do not cry, I have overcome it, am free from my torment, but let me be with you many times in quiet hours. What I did in my life, I only did for you, what I was able to, I gave, as a thank you - stay united among you.
Do not cry for me to leave you, be grateful that I was with you for so long.
Don't weep at my grave, grant me eternal rest, think what I've suffered, eh, I closed my eyes.
What I've done in my life, I just did it for you. What I was able to do, I gave, that was my highest aspiration.
Whatever good a person gives into the world is not lost.
For what you have given in life, any thanks are too small for that. What we have lost in you, we only know all by ourselves.
For what you have given in life, any thanks are too small for that. You took care of your loved ones from morning to night, day in, day out. You were so modest in life, you only knew duty and work. You were always satisfied with everything, now sleep gently in quiet peace ‘.
What you have given in life, every thank you is too small for that, you have taken care of your loved ones, day in, day out. Your good heart has stopped beating, you wanted so much to be with us, it is difficult to bear this pain, because without you we are all different.
Gone from the earth, stayed in the heart.
Our life lasts for seventy years and when it comes up it is eighty years and when it has been delicious it is labor and labor.
Our life leads us with rapid strides from birth to death. In this short period of time it is man's destiny to work for the good of the community of which he is a member.
Our heart wants to hold you, our love embraces you. Our minds have to let you go because your strength was at an end and your redemption was a grace.
And my soul spread its wings wide. Flew through the silent lands as if flying home.
And there are always traces of your life somewhere, thoughts, images, moments and feelings. They will always remind us of you and thus never let you forget.
And there are always traces of your life that remind us of you and make us believe that you are with us.
And then there is the long-forgotten embrace, the one full of longing, the one inside the heart. This hug will never be forgotten.
Everywhere are traces of your life, thoughts, images, moments and feelings. They will always remind us of you.
Come here, dear ones, say goodbye, don't cry any more. Healing was granted to me, my sufferings were too severe.
Do not mourn for me, rejoice that I have peace.
Always humble, helping everyone, that's how everyone knew you. Peace be given to you now, sleep well and have thanks.
Just as the wind plays with the trees, so does fate play with people. You see each other, you get to know each other, you become fond of each other and you have to part. Man can bear and suffer a lot, he can part with what he loves most in melancholy, he can avoid the sun and light, but he cannot forget what he once loved.
She is now free and our tears wish her luck.
Be faithful to death, so I will give you the crown of life.
Long shadows threatened that you would leave us. We thank you that we had you, your picture will always be in front of us. Losing you is very difficult, but living without you is even more difficult.
For a long time, dark shadows threatened that you would soon leave us. We thank you that we had you, your picture will always be in front of us.
Your parting is painful for us, your death far too soon for us. But you are freed from suffering, freed from every earthly distress.
The farewell is painful, but to know that you have been released from your suffering gives us consolation.
Death is great. We are his. Laughing mouth. If we mean ourselves in the middle of life, he dares to cry in the middle of us.
Plain and simple was your life, loyal and diligent your hand, only to strive for yours, you knew nothing more.
Rest softly and sleep in peace, thank you very much for your trouble, even if you are divorced from us, you never die in our hearts.
Although we give you the rest, our heart is full of sadness. Seeing you suffer, not being able to help, that was the greatest pain for us.
Although we give you the rest, our heart is full of sadness. Seeing you suffer and not being able to help was the greatest pain for us.
Oh, how beautiful is your world, father, when it shines golden! When your shine falls and paints the dust with a shimmer, When the red that flashes in the cloud sinks into my silent window!
Only those who are forgotten are dead. You will live.
Only work was your life, you never thought of yourself, striving for your loved ones was your highest duty.
Well, good mother, rest in peace, thank you very much for your care and effort, you have now separated from us, we will never forget you.
Now your hard-working hands that have been active are always resting. Little did you suspect that the end had come so quickly for you. Now sleep well and rest in peace have a thousand thanks for your effort; and if you are divorced from us in our hearts you never die.
Now rest and sleep in peace, always thank you for your trouble. Even if you are divorced from us, you never die in our hearts.
Nobody knows death; neither does anyone know whether it is not the greatest gift for humans. Yet it is feared as if it were certain that it was the worst of all evils.
You will never go completely, you will always have a place in our hearts and thus continue to live.
You never go completely, a part of you stays here.
Nothing is more certain than death, nothing is more uncertain than its hour.
We don't want to mourn that we have lost it, but rather to be grateful that we have had it.
We don't want to mourn that we have lost you, but also to be grateful that we had you for so long.
It is not the joy, not the suffering, that represents the value of life; it is only that which will decide what man was to man.
People come into our lives and accompany us for a while. Some stay forever because they leave their mark on our hearts.
People we love stay with us forever, because they leave traces in our lives.
Many tears may well fall, love weeps for me, I meant well with everyone in life. And if you have sunk me, then stop mourning, and when you think of mine, then think of mine with love.
Life means dealing with something - with the world and with yourself.
Let's bring light into the darkness, a smile in our dreams, hoped, fought and yet lost. Nothing will be the same as it used to be.
Laugh and the world laughs with you, cry and you are alone.
Can I complain, can I hesitate? Be wrong with you and me? No, I want to carry your heaven here in my bosom. And this heart, before it collapses, still drinks embers and still slurps light.
Nobody is asked when it is right for them to say goodbye to people, habits and oneself. Suddenly at some point it is necessary to stop him, accept this farewell, this pain of dying.
Loving someone you've forgotten is hard. But forgetting someone you loved is impossible.
Loving someone because you've forgotten is hard. But forgetting someone you loved is impossible.
Suffering secretly creeps into life like a thief, we all have to part from everything we love.
You are and remain in our hearts as long as we live; lively, powerful, lovable and strong. Death cannot separate us from you, you will always live on in our hearts.
Your love will surround us warmly in a new light and live on in us from afar.
In the vastness of the sea you may not see the mile traveled, but it is sailed.
To reap in the jubilation, those who sow with tears, stand in the light, who are still mourning.
I dream and the loved one is close to me. I wake up and I am alone. My world is empty. Unfathomable the depth that devoured everything. But the love and warmth of days gone by wafts over to me. Almost like a consolation.
I imagine dying like a big bright gate. That we will go through one day. Behind it is the source of light or the sea, maybe nothing. Maybe a park with big benches. But eh ‘someone does not come back and teach me better, I would like to imagine heaven.
I let myself fall into an ideal world, where the waves of reality no longer wash around me so coldly.
I lift my eyes to the mountains from which help comes to me.
I've loved you ever and ever; that is why I drew you to me out of sheer kindness.
I climbed the mountain that is still bothering you. so don't cry, dear ones, I've done it.
I climbed the mountain that is still bothering you, so don't cry, dear ones, I've done my work.
I climbed the mountain that I made with great effort, so don't cry, dear ones, my day's work is done
I believe that when death closes our eyes we stand in a light of which our sunlight is only the shadow.
I go to those who love me and I wait for those who love me.
I slowly step out of the world into a landscape beyond all distance, and what I was and am and what I remain goes with me without impatience and hurry to a land that has not yet been trodden.
I am with you, you are still so far away, you are close to me! The sun is sinking, soon the stars will shine for me. O would you be there!
Here is the limit of life, not love.
Thank you for your time, thank you for your kindness. For the work of your hands, for the courage that overcomes resistance and all narrow-mindedness. Thank you for your time!
The two of us walked happily, always at the same pace. What you have received from fate, I feel it. But now it's time to say goodbye and I get so scared. Everyone has to walk their last walk alone.
Freed from all joys, freed from all pain.
Thoughts - eye areas, they will always remind us of you and make us happy and sad and not make you forget.
If you ask fate: why, why? Fate has no answer. Fate remains silent.
We were able to give back to you something of what you have given us all your life. What remains is the memory of you in our hearts.
Perhaps the hour of death will also send us young towards new spaces, The call of life to us will never end. Well then, heart, say goodbye and healthy!
The wind blows a leaf from the tree, one of many leaves. The one leaf, you hardly notice it, because one is not one. But this one leaf alone determined our lives. That is why we will always miss this one leaf alone.
It can easily change before night; when it was early morning.
The pain is over, you have found peace, but hearts are left that sorely miss you.
It is so difficult when the father's eyes close, two hands rest that always managed so faithfully.
It is tough to lose a beloved person. But it's good to see how many were fond of him.
It is not time to mourn when eyes are old, harvested, closed.
Show your loyalty to death and I will give you the crown of life.
Only when your desiring will has been silenced, thank you, do you hear the voice of silence, the great conversations of the night.
Your life is extinguished, you would still like to be with us. How painful it was to stand in front of you, to watch the suffering helplessly. Now sleep in peace, rest gently, and thank you very much for everything.
Your life is extinguished, you would still like to be with us. Your will was strong, you wanted to conquer the disease and did not know what it was hiding. Your struggle was in vain. How painful it was to stand in front of you, to watch the suffering helplessly. Now sleep in peace, rest gently, And thank you very much for everything.
Escape, soul, now the time. Break your worries away. And get ready to fly. In the longed-for morning.
Distance is nothing. Being close is a matter of the heart.
To be able to fall asleep when you are tired and to let go of a burden that you have borne for a very long time, that is a delicious, a wonderful thing.
A familiar voice is silent. A person who was always there for us is no longer alive. Past images pass in your mind as memories. But people we love stay forever because they leave traces in our hearts.
A voice that was familiar is being silent. A person who was always there is no longer. What remains are grateful memories that no one can take.
A crown of honor is old age, it is found on the path of righteousness.
A dear mother's heart has stopped beating. Death came as redemption.
A mother's heart! Only those who know it, who know it from the ground up, know what one loses in it, knows what no pain names.
A good mother's heart has stopped beating, two tireless hands rest.
A good heart has stopped beating.
A good, noble person who lived with us cannot be taken from us; he leaves a shining trace behind like those extinguished stars whose image the earth's inhabitants can still see centuries later.
A blissful life is the enjoyment of the present; eternal life is the hope of the future.
Life is an eternal riddle - and death remains a mystery.
A full life has come to an end.
You no longer see the garden green. You don't see the flowers bloom anymore. Always made it, sometimes even beyond your strength. You gladly gave everything. Love, work was your life. You had a good heart, now rest quietly and unforgotten.
You were so young, you died so early, we will never forget you.
You were my papa Dad i won't forget you When my lucky star sinks, nothing works anymore, I see your face in the fog.
You were so modest in life, you lived plain and simple, you were always satisfied with everything, thank you and sleep in peace.
You took care of us, made it, yes very often through your strength. Now rest, faithful heart, time will ease our pain.
You took care of me, made it, yes very often through your strength. Now rest, good heart, whoever knew you feels our pain.
You loved life so much, but death conquered you.
You left us, but not from our hearts.
You are not dead. Close your tired eyes, too, you live forever in our hearts.
You are released from your suffering, leave us all in deep pain, oh, how difficult it is to part. Now rest, good heart.
The world will give you a hard time, but don't lose heart, I've already defeated the world.
It was mother who still needs a lot of words.
Love, however, never stops.
Hope is the rainbow over the cascading brook of life.
The size of a river is only understood at its mouth, not at its source.
The real gifts of life are mostly given priority in silence. Friendship and love, birth and death, joy and pain, flowers and sunrises and silence as a deep dimension of understanding.
The bonds of love and friendship are not severed with death.
Those who reach the goal find peace.
Death can also be redemption.
Death has become sleep for him, from which he awakens to new life.
Death is great. We are His laughing mouths. When we think we are in the middle of life he dares to cry in the middle of us.
Death is the center of both lives.
Death means nothing - it doesn't count. I just went next door - nothing happened. Everything stays exactly as it was. I'm just waiting for you just around the corner for a little while.
You cannot find the limits of the soul, even if you walk and wander off every street; so deep is their meaning.
The struggle of life is over, all the pain on earth is over, now your busy hands are resting, a dear father's heart stands still.
The greeting of my love be brought to you, you beautiful sister, you silent night! Are our realms also forever separated, mine is the work, yours is the peace - let us wrap around the good and the bad in the one dance and bless the beings who put love into splendid life on the wonder-deep world.
The thought of the mutability of all earthly things is a source of infinite suffering and a source of infinite consolation.
I want to give the crown of life to those who endure in patience to the end.
The value of a human life is not determined by age, but by what he has achieved and done in his life.
Nobody knows the path that you have in front of you. No one has ever gone the way you will. It is your way.
There are limits to life, love is limitless.
Your life was a big worry, was work, love and understanding, it was like a bright summer morning - and then a quiet walk away from us.
Your life came to an unexpectedly quick end But the traces of your life, in thoughts, images, moments, will always remind us of you. You will always remain in our midst.
The essence of life lies in the movement that it propagates.
Life is a flame that consumes itself; but it catches fire every time a child is born.
Life is a gift that we deserve by giving it.
Life ends, love doesn't.
The life of a loved one has come to an end suddenly and unexpectedly, unbelievably for me.
The most precious legacy of a person is the mark that his love leaves in our hearts.
A person's precious legacy is the mark that his love and happiness have left in our hearts.
The only important thing in life is the traces of love we leave behind when we go away.
There is a land of the living and a land of the dead, and the bridge between them is love - the only thing that lasts, the only meaning.
Until death do you part.
Keep me in mind as I was with you in the most beautiful hours of my life.
Keep me in mind as I was with you during the most beautiful hours.
Remember, sorry for everything that the days bring, the time drifts comfortably with swift wings.
Always remember that everything is fleeting then you will not be so peaceful in happiness and not so sad in suffering.
I have suffered now, am aiming at the happy goal of resting from the sufferings that I no longer feel.
Divorced from the circle of loved ones, but never from the heart. Do not cry, she rests in peace, but she died and too soon.
Suddenly you're no longer there and nobody can understand. In the heart you stay very close to us with every step that we now take. Now rest gently and go in peace, always remember that we love you.
Even if he is no longer with us, he is always with us.
When the strength came to an end, it wasn't dying, it was redemption.
All growth is a dying, every becoming a passing away. All leaving an experience, every death a resurrection.
Everything has it's time. There is a time of silence, a time of pain and sadness, but also a time of grateful remembrance.
Everything has it's time. There is a time of silence, a time of pain and sadness, but also a time of grateful remembrance.
Everything has its time, the time of love, joy and happiness, the time of worry and suffering. It's over. Love remains.
and we thought we had so much time left