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Everything that is necessary is also easy. You just have to accept it. And the most necessary, the most natural matter on this planet is death.
People on death row, the treatment of animals, women's right to choose. So much in America is based on religious fundamentalist Christianity. Grow up! This is the modern world!
There is nothing glamorous about death.
Ultimately life is disease, death and oblivion. It's still better than high school.
We who were born were not witnesses to our birth: like death, it is something we are forever after trying to catch sight of.
As far as songwriting, my inspirations came from love, life and death, and viewing other people's situations.
I'd be bored to death if I spent all my time with other businesspeople, bankers and lawyers.
I wouldn't feel satisfied being on set every day doing a romantic comedy - I'd be bored to death.
People who are sick, or who have been sick, or have come close to death have a lot to say - and they want you to hear it.
Anna Deavere Smith
Life and death. At some point we're gonna leave this world. Do I know when? Absolutely not.
Women of child-bearing age steadily run out of eggs by the continuous process of cell death. While reading a copy of the 'Guardian' carefully from cover to cover, a normal woman will have lost on average two eggs - while, typically, a normal man will have made 70,000 new sperm.
I think the way we talk about cancer has really evolved. I remember the way my grandmother used to talk about it, like a death sentence, no-one would even mention the word.
Fear of death has never played a large part in my consciousness - perhaps unimaginative of me.
A. N. Wilson
The approach of death certainly concentrates the mind.
A. N. Wilson
When I was in high school, I listened to a lot of death metal bands.
Parenthood, like death, is an event for which it is nearly impossible to be prepared. It brings you into a new relationship with the fact of your own existence, a relationship in which one may be rendered helpless.
When I see someone who is starved, they don't look alert. They don't have boundless energy. If you're too skinny, it looks like you're near death.
I was never afraid of failure after that because, I think, coming that close to death you get kissed. With the years, the actual experience of course fades, but the flavor of it doesn't. I just had a real sense of what choice do I have but to live fully?
In this situation I was constantly exposed to danger and death.
The Supreme Court of the United States... has validated the Nazi method of execution in... concentration camps, starving them to death.
Not one has shown an iota of fear of death. They want to end this agony.
If Christ can die in a barn, I think the death of a human in a van is not so bad.
Life without Liberty is far worse than death.
I now bid farewell to the country of my birth - of my passions - of my death; a country whose misfortunes have invoked my sympathies - whose factions I sought to quell - whose intelligence I prompted to a lofty aim - whose freedom has been my fatal dream.
Thomas Francis Meagher
Libertarians know that a free country has nothing to fear from anyone coming in or going out - while a welfare state is scared to death of poor people coming in and rich people getting out.
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