„The living need charity more than the dead.“

—  George Arnold, The Jolly Old Pedagogue.
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American author and poet 1834 - 1865

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„A rose to the living is more
Than sumptuous wreaths to the dead.“

—  Nixon Waterman American writer 1859 - 1944
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„Charity without faith is meaningless, and faith without charity remains a dead letter.“

—  Pope Benedict XVI 265th Pope of the Catholic Church 1927
Quoted in Elise Harris, " Priest Swaps Clerical Hats with 'Sharp, Healthy' Benedict XVI http://www.ncregister.com/daily-news/priest-swaps-clerical-hats-with-sharp-healthy-benedict-xvi", National Catholic Register (11 February 2013)

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„Funeral pomp is more for the vanity of the living than for the honor of the dead.“

—  François de La Rochefoucauld French author of maxims and memoirs 1613 - 1680
"Pensées Tirées des Premières Éditions," Réflexions: Ou, Sentences Et Maximes Morales de La Rochefoucauld (1822)

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„When trust is lost, traumatized people feel that they belong more to the dead than to the living.“

—  Judith Lewis Herman, Trauma and Recovery: The Aftermath of Violence--From Domestic Abuse to Political Terror

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„He that defers his charity 'till he is dead, is (if a man weighs it rightly) rather liberal of another man's, than of his own.“

—  Francis Bacon English philosopher, statesman, scientist, jurist, and author 1561 - 1626
Ornamenta Rationalia http://books.google.com/books?id=VHNUAAAAYAAJ&q="He+that+defers+his+charity+'till+he+is+dead+is+if+a+man+weighs+it"+"rather+liberal+of+another+man's+than+of+his+own"&pg=PA298#v=onepage #55

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„I don't think it's a living document, I think it's dead. More precisely, I think it's enduring. It doesn't change. I think that needs to be orthodoxy.“

—  Antonin Scalia former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States 1936 - 2016
Speech at Thomas Jefferson High School in Alexandria, Virginia (April 2008). http://www.swamppolitics.com/news/politics/blog/2008/04/no_to_cameras_yes_to_60_minute.html