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The spirit of Ubuntu, that once led Haiti to emerge as the first independent black nation in 1804, helped Venezuela, Colombia and Ecuador attain liberty, and inspired our forefathers to shed their blood for the United States' independence, cannot die. Today, this spirit of solidarity must and will empower all of us to rebuild Haiti.
Be ashamed to die until you have won some victory for humanity.
I have been astonished that men could die martyrs for religion - I have shuddered at it. I shudder no more - I could be martyred for my religion - Love is my religion - I could die for that.
People are like dirt. They can either nourish you and help you grow as a person or they can stunt your growth and make you wilt and die.
In America they really do mythologise people when they die.
My father always used to say that when you die, if you've got five real friends, then you've had a great life.
Everyone - pantheist, atheist, skeptic, polytheist - has to answer these questions: 'Where did I come from? What is life's meaning? How do I define right from wrong and what happens to me when I die?' Those are the fulcrum points of our existence.
When the legends die, the dreams end; there is no more greatness.
In the long run, we shape our lives, and we shape ourselves. The process never ends until we die. And the choices we make are ultimately our own responsibility.
I want to be thoroughly used up when I die, for the harder I work the more I live. I rejoice in life for its own sake.
George Bernard Shaw
You have a choice. Live or die. Every breath is a choice. Every minute is a choice. To be or not to be.
Better to die ten thousand deaths than wound my honor.
If efforts to do social work are couched in selfish motives, then they will die a premature death. Why would my efforts get politicised? I have values I inherited from my father. He helped many. Anyone, even a postman knocking on our door would get a glass of water and some sweets.
If Jesus Christ was who He claimed to be, and He did die on a cross at a point of time in history, then, for all history past and all history future it is relevant because that is the very focal point for forgiveness and redemption.
Books themselves need no defense. Their spokesmen come and go, their readers live and die, they remain constant.
Lawrence Clark Powell
My love for sports will never die. I love martial arts and I want to promote it in whichever way I can. I am a fighter first, then an actor.
The most important factors for a long life, I think, are partly in the genes; number two is lifestyle, which includes healthy diet and regular exercise. I walk, run and swim every day. However, I think too much exercise is also unhealthy because of over-stress; sometimes people who exercise too many hours per day die early.
When we die, our souls still live. If you are a gangster or a bastard or a crook, your soul inhabits a donkey or something terrible.
Work as though you would live forever, and live as though you would die today. Go another mile!
What is man without the beasts? For if all the beast were gone, man would die of a great loneliness of the spirit.
I need more sex, OK? Before I die I wanna taste everyone in the world.
Let the people who never find true love keep saying that there's no such thing. Their faith will make it easier for them to live and die.
He was a degenerate gambler. That is, a man who gambled simply to gamble and must lose. As a hero who goes to war must die. Show me a gambler and I'll show you a loser, show me a hero and I'll show you a corpse.
Resting on your laurels is as dangerous as resting when you are walking in the snow. You doze off and die in your sleep.
I would rather die than do something which I know to be a sin, or to be against God's will.
Joan of Arc
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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