And nothing can we call our own but death And that small model of the barren earth Which serves as paste and cover to our bones. For God's sake, let us sit upon the ground And tell sad stories of the death of kings.
Why since I am myself subject to birth, ageing, disease, death, sorrows and defilement, do I seek after what is also subject to these things? Suppose, being myself subject these things, seeking danger in them, I were to seek the unborn, unageing, und.
Birth and death are not two different states, but they are different aspects of the same state. There is as little reason to deplore the one as there is to be pleased over the other.
There's a remedy for everything except death.
Yea, though I walk through the valley of death I will fear no evil, for I am the meanest son of a bitch in the valley.
If creating life is art, then living and dying must be poetry.
Here I am trying to live, or rather, I am trying to teach the death within me how to live.
Life, like a child, laughs, shaking its rattle of death as it runs.
I can't afford to die; I'd lose too much money.
As long as I have a want, I have a reason for living. Satisfaction is death.
I'll be judge, I'll be jury,' said cunning old Fury: 'I'll try the whole cause, and condemn you to death.
I'm not afraid to die. I just don't want to be there when it happens.
All men think all men mortal, but themselves
Do what you fear, and the death of fear is certain.
Through the years, a man peoples a space with images of provinces, kingdoms, mountains, bays, ships, islands, fishes, rooms, tools, stars, horses and people. Shortly before his death, he discovers that the patient labyrinth of lines traces the image of h
There is a remedy for all things but death, which will be sure to lay us out flat some time or other.
Everything one does in life, even love, occurs in an express train racing toward death. To smoke opium is to get out of the train while it is still moving. It is to concern oneself with something other than life or death.
ll our life is but a going out to the place of execution, to death.
If I die, tell him that I loved him.
Some people feel that others believe in God because they fear death. Why should I fear death if there is no God? There would be no judgment of my sins in that case. There is more cause to fear death if there IS a God - for all will be judged by Him after
Death takes no bribes.
I see before me the Gladiator lie: / He leans upon his hand - his manly brow / Consents to death, but conquers agony.
Creativity is not merely the innocent spontaneity of our youth and childhood; it must also be married to the passion of the adult human being, which is a passion to live beyond one's death.
A civilization in which there is not a continuous controversy about important issues is on the way to totalitarianism and death
Not ignorance, but ignorance of ignorance is the death of knowledge.
Property is unstable, and youth perishes in a moment. Life itself is held in the grinning fangs of Death, Yet men delay to obtain release from the world. Alas, the conduct of mankind is surprising.
Cold! If the thermometer had been an inch longer we'd have frozen to death.
Nothing, not even what is lowest and most bestial, will not be raised again if it submits to death.
Death, they say, acquits us of all obligations.
I answer the heroic question Death, where is they sting? with It is here in my heart and mind and memories.