Death

Guilt is perhaps the most painful companion of death.

Coco Chanel

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The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.

Edgar Allan Poe

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Life and death are one thread, the same line viewed from different sides.

Lao Tzu

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The first requisite for immortality is death.

Stanislaw Jerzy Lec

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The tragedy of life is in what dies inside a man while he lives — the death of genuine feeling, the death of inspired response, the awareness that makes it possible to feel the pain or the glory of other men in yourself.

Norman Cousins

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As a well-spent day brings happy sleep, so a life well spent brings happy death.

Leonardo da Vinci

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There is no life to be found in violence. Every act of violence brings us closer to death. Whether it's the mundane violence we do to our bodies by overeating toxic food or drink or the extreme violence of child abuse, domestic warfare, life-threatening poverty, addiction, or state terrorism.

bell hooks

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Live your life that the fear of death can never enter your heart.

Tecumseh

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I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death.

Thomas Paine

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God is dead. God remains dead. And we have killed him. Yet his shadow still looms. How shall we comfort ourselves, the murderers of all murderers? What was holiest and mightiest of all that the world has yet owned has bled to death under our knives; who will wipe this blood off us? What water is there for us to clean ourselves?

Friedrich Nietzsche

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Death — quotes and aphorisms

The reward of great men is that, long after they have died, one is not quite sure that they are dead.

Jules Renard

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It is better to risk starving to death then surrender. If you give up on your dreams, what's left?

Jim Carrey

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I have found people on both sides of the aisle, white and black, that'll give you the shirt off their back. And I've also found people that won't give you a piece of bread if you're starving to death.

Al Green

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Death is nothing, but to live defeated and inglorious is to die daily.

Napoleon Bonaparte

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Of emotions, of love, of breakup, of love and hate and death and dying, mama, apple pie, and the whole thing. It covers a lot of territory, country music does.

Johnny Cash

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In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.

Benjamin Franklin

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The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?

Edgar Allan Poe

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Remembering that I'll be dead soon is the most important tool I've ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything — all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure — these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important.

Steve Jobs

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Death and love are the two wings that bear the good man to heaven.

Michelangelo

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For life and death are one, even as the river and the sea are one.

Khalil Gibran

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