Death is inevitable, and as much as we hate losing loved ones from our lives, we have to come to terms with it. When a loved one passes away, it is so hard to express our grief.
The memories we shared with the dead are often rekindled in our minds after they pass. Though we feel sad and heartbroken, it is our duty as family and friends to bid them a final goodbye.
In this article, you will find a collection of rest in peace quotes that will help you express the grief and pain in your heart.
35 Touching RIP (Rest In Peace) Quotes
You are the most precious person for me, how can I endure this loss? All the stars faded and only sorrow filled my heart. Now you look at me from the sky, and I know that you are there. Rest in peace, know that I will always love you.
If tears could build a stairway and memories were a lane, we would walk right up to heaven and bring you back again.
The sparkle of your eyes, the brightness of your smile, the goodness of your soul will always stay in our hearts because you were one gem of a person we had. Losing you is no doubt a big loss to all of us. You will always be missed.
Death is not extinguishing the light; it is only putting out the lamp because the dawn has come.
Keep in mind there has never been a loss precisely like yours.__James E. Miller
Death is something inevitable. When a man has done what he considers to be his duty to his people and his country, he can rest in peace. I believe I have made that effort and that is, therefore, why I will sleep for the eternity.__Nelson Mandela
A thousand words won’t bring you back, I know because I’ve tried; Neither will a thousand tears, I know because I’ve cried.
Treasured in my heart you’ll stay, until we meet again someday.
Grief is a normal and natural response to loss. It is originally an unlearned feeling process. Keeping grief inside increases your pain.__Anne Grant
We tell the dead to rest in peace, when we should worry about the living to live in peace._Anthony Liccione
The dead has always been within us, its just the graveyard where we lay to rest.__Anthony Liccione
Death is one of two things. Either it is annihilation, and the dead have no consciousness of anything; or, as we are told, it is really a change: a migration of the soul from one place to another.__Socrates
Our death is not an end if we can live on in our children and the younger generation. For they are us, our bodies are only wilted leaves on the tree of life.__Albert Einstein
He died that day because his body had served its purpose. His soul had done what it came to do, learned what it came to learn, and then was free to leave.__Garth Stein
Then I realized there was no one else to call, which was the saddest thing. The only person I really wanted to talk to about Augustus Water’s death was Augustus Water.__John Green
As a well-spent day brings happy sleep, so a life well used brings happy death.__Leonardo da Vinci
Death is not the end of the road- it is merely a gateway to eternal life beyond the grave.__Billy Graham
Let me rest in peace / Let me get some sleep / Let me take my love and bury it / In a hole 6 foot deep.__Joss Hill Whedon, “Rest in Peace”
We cannot believe that you are no longer with us. This is a tragedy for us, we will pray for you dear friend. Rest in peace.
You have departed, leaving your dear ones behind with your memories. It is difficult to imagine our lives without a friend who has been a strong support, a great motivator and a friend for life. May your soul rest in peace.
Who could expect such a tragedy? Our beloved is gone, and we miss him so much. Our eyes are full of tears, and we do not know how to live on. The whole family is here today to say goodbye. We wish your soul to find peace.
I really admired you for the person you were, you were a complete woman, And, now all I remember about you will be your charming grace and personality. I’m sorry to hear about your death.
My dear brother passed away, and I pray for him. Today sorrow has settled in my heart. My brother was the most precious person for me, and I cannot express my grief. I cannot believe that you are not there. Rest in peace dear brother.
“Life is stressful dear. That’s why they say rest in peace.” David Mazzucchelli
“Fate has ordained that the men who went to the Moon to explore in peace will stay on the moon to rest in peace. These brave men, Neil Armstrong and Edwin [Buzz] Aldrin, know that there is no hope for their recovery. But they also know that there is hope for mankind in their sacrifice.” Richard M. Nixon
When the soft dews of kindly sleep, / My wearied eye-lids gently steep, / Be my last thought, how sweet to rest / For ever on my Saviour’s breast!__Keble
Grief is not a disorder, a disease, or a sign of weakness. It is an emotional, physical, and spiritual necessity, the price you pay for love. The only cure for grief is to grieve.__Rabbi Earl Grollman
Those who walk uprightly enter into peace; they find rest as they lie in death.__Isaiah
There are no goodbyes. Where ever you’ll be, you’ll be in my heart.__Ghandi
When it comes time to die, be not like those whose hearts are filled with the fear of death,so when their time comes they weep and pray for a little more time to live their lives over gain in a different way. Sing your death song, and die like a hero going home.__Chief Aupumut
When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life in a manner so that when you die the world cries and you rejoice.__Native American Proverb
You were not just my friend, you were my confidant and my source of inspiration and motivation. Though we cannot see you or meet you, you will always stay alive and smiling in our memories and hearts. May your soul rest in peace.
Sleep well best friend. Words cannot explain the vacuum you’ve left. I’ll continue rekindling our memories together.
I know for certain that we never lose the people we love, even to death. They continue to participate in every act, thought and decision we make. Their love leaves an indelible imprint in our memories. We find comfort in knowing that our lives have been enriched by having shared their love.__Leo Buscaglia
The time will come when every change shall cease, / This quick revolving wheel shall rest in peace: / No summer then shall glow, not winter freeze; / Nothing shall be to come, and nothing past, / But an eternal now shall ever last.__Petrarch