Elisabeth Kübler-Ross Quotes

Most popular Elisabeth Kübler-Ross Quotes

There is no problem that is not actually a gift.

problems

Guilt is perhaps the most painful companion of death.

guilt

Our only purpose in life is growth.  There are no accidents.

growth

For those who seek to understand it, death is a highly creative force. The highest spiritual values of life can originate from the thought and study of death.
— Elisabeth Kübler-Ross

death

To love means not to impose your own powers on your fellow man but offer him your help. And if he refuses it, to be proud that he can do it on his own strength.
— Elisabeth Kübler-Ross
People are like stained glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is light from within.
— Elisabeth Kübler-Ross

character

There are three kinds of people in the world; the wills, the won'ts, and the can'ts. The first accomplish everything; the second oppose everything; the third fail in everything.
— Elisabeth Kübler-Ross
People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.
— Elisabeth Kübler-Ross
Watching a peaceful death of a human being reminds us of a falling star; one of a million lights in a vast sky that flares up for a brief moment only to disappear into the endless night forever.

death