Oblivion Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old oblivion quotes, oblivion sayings, and oblivion proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Since fame is an illusion and death is in our future all we have is the next moment before we are swallowed into oblivion. Al Goldstein
Without oblivion, there is no remembrance possible. When both oblivion and memory are wise, when the general soul of man is clear, melodious, true, there may come a modern Iliad as memorial of the Past. Thomas Carlyle
Unconsciousness of self is not so much unselfishness as it is the mental ability to extinguish all thought of one's self exactly as one turns out the light. Emily Post
Oblivion is not to be hired: The greater part must be content to be as though they had not been, to be found in the Register of God, not in the record of man. Thomas Browne
Unconsciousness is one of the most important conditions of good style in speaking and writing. Anonymous