Inspiring quotes to help write an obituary.

If you're looking for some inspiration to write a life story for yourself or a loved one, we've compiled a list of quotes to help get those creative thoughts flowing:

"The two most important days in your life are the day you were born and the day you figure out why." -Mark Twain

"In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years." -Abraham Lincoln

"We do not remember the days, we remember the moments" -Cesare Pavese

"An obituary should have some uplifting quality, inspiring or illuminating, and that's what separates a life story that can inspire other people." -Mitch Alborn 

Have a life quote that you'd like to share? Leave it here in the comments sections for others to be inspired by. 


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