Life and Death
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The face of a child can say it all, especially the mouth part of the face.
Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that's the stuff life is made of.
If time be of all things most precious, wasting time must be the greatest prodigality, since lost time is never found again; and what we call time enough always proves little enough.
In this world, nothing is certain but death and taxes.
I wouldn't mind dying -- it's that business of having to stay dead that scares the shit out of me.
Not a shred of evidence exists in favor of the idea that life is serious.
Death is one of the few things that can be done as easily lying down. The difference between sex and death is that with death you can do it alone and no one is going to make fun of you.
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work. I want to achieve immortality by living forever.
Millions long for immortality but do not know what to do with themselves on a rainy Sunday afternoon.
I have long considered it one of God's greatest mercies that the future is hidden from us. If it were not, life would surely be unbearable.