Quotes about Life

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lifeThere's nothing more prized to a man than something he had to wait for, work for, or strugle a little bit to get.
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lifeI spent much of my later childhood and adolescence very, very involved and interested in art, and particularly in animated movies.
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lifeMusic is not a hobby, not even a passion with me; music is me. I feel what people get out of me is this outlook on life, which comes out in my music. My music is the last expression of all that.
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lifeA man's spirit is free, but his pride binds him with chains of suffocation in a prison of his own insecurities
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lifePain will leave you, when you let go
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life Life and death are important. Don't suffer them in vain.
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life According to the Sutras, evil deeds result in hardships and good deeds result in blessings.
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lifeThe greatest use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it.
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lifeIn youth we learn, in age we understand.
Marie Ebner-Eschenbach Share as Image


lifeThe two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.
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lifeYour time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life.
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lifeLife is about making an impact, not making an income.
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lifeLife is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
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lifeYou get in life what you have the courage to ask for.
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lifeIn the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
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lifeI have found that if you love life, life will love you back.
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lifeLife isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
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lifeThe greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves!
Swami Vivekananda Share as Image


lifeDon't judge yourself by your past. You don't live there anymore.
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lifePeople change. Friends become enemies. Things go wrong, but life goes on.
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lifeIt takes a strong person to say sorry, but a stronger person to show forgiveness.
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lifeWhen you're happy you enjoy the music but when you're sad, you understand the lyrics.
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lifeScience has yet to isolate the Godiva Chocolate or Prada gene, but that doesn't mean your weakness for pricey swag isn't woven into your DNA. According to a new study of identical twins, it's less TV ads or Labor Day sales that make you buy the things you do than the tastes and temperaments that are already part of you at birth.
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lifeWhen you're adopted, no matter what, you've got issues with unconditional love. And you find out you're the product of the worst situation for a young girl to be in and start her life, and I'm so grateful that my birth mom made the decision she made. She came from a rough situation.
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lifeSometimes quiet people have a lot to say, but they don't open up to just anybody.
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lifeHesitation before birth. If there is a transmigration of souls then I am not yet on the bottom rung. My life is a hesitation before birth.
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lifeBirth, life, death is a cycle. And they're all beautiful, you celebrate all of them. Animals do grieve, but they move on. That's the lesson behind animals.
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lifeI get an urge, like a pregnant elephant, to go away and give birth to a book.
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lifeAdolescence is a new birth, for the higher and more completely human traits are now born.
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lifeIf there is a transmigration of souls then I am not yet on the bottom rung. My life is a hesitation before birth.
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lifeDuring the first 13 centuries after the birth of Jesus in Bethlehem, no one thought of setting up a creche to celebrate Christmas. The pre-eminent Christian holiday was Easter, not Christmas.
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lifeWell, I'm a Catholic by birth and you can never shed it.
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lifeEarly childhood education begins early, even before birth.
Madeleine M. Kunin Share as Image


lifeYour birth is a mistake you'll spend your whole life trying to correct.
Chuck Palahniuk Share as Image


lifeWe are born weak, we need strength; helpless, we need aid; foolish, we need reason. All that we lack at birth, all that we need when we come to man's estate, is the gift of education.
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lifeLabor gives birth to ideas.
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lifeOne year they asked me to be poster boy , for birth control.
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lifeMy obstetrician was so dumb that when I gave birth he forgot to cut the cord. For a year that kid followed me everywhere. It was like having a dog on a leash.
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lifeThe fertility cycle is a cycle entirely of living creatures passing again and again through birth, growth, maturity, death, and decay.
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lifeHi, I'm Bill. I'm a birth survivor.
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lifeLet me tell you that the children from their very birth are born to evil. Satan seems to have control of them. He seems to take possession of their young minds, and they are corrupted. Why do fathers and mothers act as though a lethargy was upon them? They do not mistrust that Satan is sowing evil seed in their families.
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lifeIn Goddess religion death is not feared, but is understood to be a part of life, followed by birth and renewal.
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lifeAfter momma gave birth to 12 of us kids, we put her up on a pedestal. It was mostly to keep Daddy away from her.
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lifeA library is the delivery room for the birth of ideas, a place where history comes to life.
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lifeIntellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death.
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lifeI see the player piano as the grandfather of the computer, the ancestor of the entire nightmare we live in, the birth of the binary world where there is no option other than yes or no and where there is no refuge.
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lifeI have spent every New Year's Eve since 1992 in Lourdes. I spend the hour of my birth every year in the grotto. It's a place with meaning for me.
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lifeIn other words, the man who is born into existence deals first with language; this is a given. He is even caught in it before his birth.
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lifeIf my accent betrayed my foreign birth, it also stamped me as an enemy, in the imagination of the producers.
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lifeClass , or the economic status of individuals , is evident in all societies, some very well stratified by a rigid caste system determined by birth.
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lifeThe basic tenet of black consciousness is that the black man must reject all value systems that seek to make him a foreigner in the country of his birth and reduce his basic human dignity.
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lifeThe supernatural birth of Christ, his miracles, his resurrection and ascension, remain eternal truths, whatever doubts may be cast on their reality as historical facts.
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lifeMacro-trading requires a high degree of skill, focus and repetition. Life events, such as birth, divorce, death of a loved one and other emotional highs and lows are obstacles to success in this specific field of finance.
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lifeThe winter solstice has always been special to me as a barren darkness that gives birth to a verdant future beyond imagination, a time of pain and withdrawal that produces something joyfully inconceivable, like a monarch butterfly masterfully extracting itself from the confines of its cocoon, bursting forth into unexpected glory.
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lifeThe fate of nations is intimately bound up with their powers of reproduction. All nations and all empires first felt decadence gnawing at them when their birth rate fell off.
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lifeThe greatest difficulty always comes right before the birth of a dream.
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lifeThat we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain , that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom , and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth.
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lifeI was slightly brain damaged at birth, and I want people like me to see that they shouldn't let a disability get in the way. I want to raise awareness , I want to turn my disability into ability.
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lifeOnly mothers can think of the future , because they give birth to it in their children.
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lifeDeath borders upon our birth, and our cradle stands in the grave.
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lifeI was blessed with a birth and a death, and I guess I just want some say in between.
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lifeA certificate of live birth is not the same thing by any stretch of the imagination as a birth certificate.
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lifeIf you happen to tell me where you were born, your date of birth and that kind of information, then I'm 98 percent of the way to stealing your identity.
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lifeListen to the cry of a woman in labor at the hour of giving birth , look at the dying man's struggle at his last extremity, and then tell me whether something that begins and ends thus could be intended for enjoyment.
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lifeThe only remedy against hunger is reasonable birth control.
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lifeFrom birth, man carries the weight of gravity on his shoulders. He is bolted to earth. But man has only to sink beneath the surface and he is free.
Jacques Yves Cousteau Share as Image


lifeSome people hate funerals. I find them comforting. They hit the pause button on life and remind us that it has an end. Every eulogy reminds me to deepen my dash, that place on the tombstone between our birth and our death.
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lifeI always imagined that having a baby is something that I'm going to keep in a private place, but maybe my curse is that all I'm going to want to do is tell everybody about what my birth process was like and what my children's nightmares are.
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lifeHe has not lived badly whose birth and death has been unnoticed by the world.
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lifeThe circle of the return to birth can only remain open, but this is a chance, a sign of life, and a wound.
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lifeThese technologies can make life easier, can let us touch people we might not otherwise. You may have a child with a birth defect and be able to get in touch with other parents and support groups, get medical information, the latest experimental drugs. These things can profoundly influence life. I'm not downplaying that.
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lifeNew Year's Day. A fresh start. A new chapter in life waiting to be written. New questions to be asked, embraced, and loved. Answers to be discovered and then lived in this transformative year of delight and self-discovery. Today carve out a quiet interlude for yourself in which to dream, pen in hand. Only dreams give birth to change.
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lifeThe enemy of human happiness as well as the cause of poverty and starvation is not the birth of children. It is the failure of people to do with the earth what God could teach them to do if only they would ask and then obey, for they are agents unto themselves.
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lifeIf we as a nation are to break the cycle of poverty, crime and the growing underclass of young people ill equipped to be productive citizens, we need to not only implement effective programs to prevent teen pregnancy, but we must also help those who have already given birth so that they become effective, nurturing, bonding parents.
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lifeMan's main task in life is to give birth to himself, to become what he potentially is. The most important product of his effort is his own personality.
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lifeBetween our birth and death we may touch understanding, As a moth brushes a window with its wing.
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lifeThere's a gender in your brain and a gender in your body. For 99 percent of people, those things are in alignment. For transgender people, they're mismatched. That's all it is. It's not complicated, it's not a neurosis. It's a mix-up. It's a birth defect, like a cleft palate.
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lifeEach day is a little life: every waking and rising a little birth, every fresh morning a little youth, every going to rest and sleep a little death.
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lifeThere is something about a poet which leads us to believe that he died, in many cases, as long as 20 years before his birth.
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lifeI seek to call America home to those principles that gave us birth.
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lifeMan, born of woman, has found it a hard thing to forgive her for giving him birth. The patriarchal protest against the ancient matriarch has borne strange fruit through the years.
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lifeWhenever I run into prejudice. I smile and feel sorry for them, and I say to myself, There's one more argument for birth control.
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lifeThe sad truth is that the civil rights movement cannot be reborn until we identify the causes of black suffering, some of them self-inflicted. Why can't black leaders organize rallies around responsible sexuality, birth within marriage, parents reading to their children and students staying in school and doing homework?
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lifeTraditionally, scientists have treated the laws of physics as simply given,' elegant mathematical relationships that were somehow imprinted on the universe at its birth, and fixed thereafter. Inquiry into the origin and nature of the laws was not regarded as a proper part of science.
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lifeThe winner's edge is not in a gifted birth, a high IQ, or in talent. The winner's edge is all in the attitude, not aptitude. Attitude is the criterion for success.
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lifeI know being pregnant and giving birth is the most wonderful thing on Earth. I know that after you have a baby, there is a sense of addiction, a need to have another. It's biological.
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lifeWell, there's no one at all, they do be saying, but is deserving of some punishment from the very minute of his birth.
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lifeA man is great by deeds, not by birth.
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lifeYou don't have to give birth to someone to have a family.
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lifeHunger and malnutrition have devastating consequences for children and have been linked to low birth weight and birth defects, obesity, mental and physical health problems, and poorer educational outcomes.
Marian Wright Edelman Share as Image


lifeLike all of us in this storm between birth and death, I can wreak no great changes on the world, only small changes for the better, I hope, in the lives of those I love.
Dean Koontz Share as Image


lifeThe two big advantages I had at birth were to have been born wise and to have been born in poverty.
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lifeEach year on the anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s birth, America has the opportunity to reflect on our nation's progress towards the realization of his dream.
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lifeWhen life is victorious, there is birth; when it is thwarted, there is death. A warrior is always engaged in a life-and-death struggle for Peace.
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lifeThat is the great mistake about the affections. It is not the rise and fall of empires, the birth and death of kings, or the marching of armies that move them most. When they answer from their depths, it is to the domestic joys and tragedies of life.
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lifeAbout 3 million IVF babies have been born since Louise Brown's birth in 1978. Bizarrely, when this life-giving treatment was first considered, it was massively controversial. A storm of vitriolic protest came from many religious leaders, journalists, politicians, regrettably even other scientists and doctors.
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lifeThe death of what's dead is the birth of what's living.
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lifeBut whoever gives birth to useless children, what would you say of him except that he has bred sorrows for himself, and furnishes laughter for his enemies.
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lifeOne of the signs of passing youth is the birth of a sense of fellowship with other human beings as we take our place among them.
Virginia Woolf Share as Image


lifeLife and death are one thread, the same line viewed from different sides.
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lifeFeeling angry is a universal human phenomenon. It is as basic as feeling hungry, lonely, loving, or tired. The capacity to feel angry and to respond in some way to that feeling is in us from birth.
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lifeSurely the day will come when color means nothing more than the skin tone, when religion is seen uniquely as a way to speak one's soul, when birth places have the weight of a throw of the dice and all men are born free, when understanding breeds love and brotherhood.
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lifeWe are celebrating the feast of the Eternal Birth which God the Father has borne and never ceases to bear in all eternity!; But if it takes not place in me, what avails it? Everything lies in this, that it should take place in me.
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lifeWithout sounding too cliche, the Internet really is the birth of global mind.
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lifeI think we've taken the meaning of Christmas out. People don't stop and think about Jesus or the birth of Jesus. When they think of Christmas, they think of Santa Claus and , for the children, and they think of giving gifts and out-giving the next person of spending their time looking for the right thing for somebody who has everything.
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lifeIsn't it true that the fault of birth rests somewhat on the child? I believe it's we who led our parents on to bear us, and it's our unborn children who make our flesh itch.
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lifeI am more than just a serious basketball fan. I am a life-long addict. I was addicted from birth, in fact, because I was born in Kentucky and I learned, early on, that Habitual Domination was a natural way of life.
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lifeHow wonderful to know that when Jesus Christ speaks to you and to me, he enables you to understand yourself, to die to that self because of the cross, and brings the real you to birth.
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lifeIsn't it the moment of most profound doubt that gives birth to new certainties? Perhaps hopelessness is the very soil that nourishes human hope; perhaps one could never find sense in life without first experiencing its absurdity.
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lifeI gave birth to my first son in April 1986. I thought it would be a good goal to get back in shape after having a baby if I ran the New York City Marathon. I ran in it November 1986. I had just shot the Sports Illustrated' swimsuit issue, so I was in great shape.
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lifeYou must strive to multiply bread so that it suffices for the tables of mankind, and not rather favor an artificial control of birth, which would be irrational, in order to diminish the number of guests at the banquet of life.
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lifeThe unique and supreme voluptuousness of love lies in the certainty of committing evil. And men and women know from birth that in evil is found all sensual delight.
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lifeWe're more effective than birth control pills.
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lifeWhy has not anyone seen that fossils alone gave birth to a theory about the formation of the earth, that without them, no one would have ever dreamed that there were successive epochs in the formation of the globe.
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lifeFrom birth to age 18 a girl needs good parents. From 18 to 35 she needs good looks. From 35 to 55 she needs a good personality. From 55 on, she needs good cash.
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lifeThe act of birth is the first experience of anxiety, and thus the source and prototype of the affect of anxiety.
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lifeI hope we shall crush in its birth the aristocracy of our monied corporations which dare already to challenge our government to a trial by strength, and bid defiance to the laws of our country.
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lifeI am not the born; how can there be either birth or death for me?
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lifeThe birth of the baby Jesus stands as the most significant event in all history, because it has meant the pouring into a sick world the healing medicine of love which has transformed all manner of hearts for almost two thousand years.
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lifeEven though people may be well known, they hold in their hearts the emotions of a simple person for the moments that are the most important of those we know on earth: birth, marriage and death.
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lifeI had seen birth and death but had thought they were different.
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lifeMilitary dictatorship is born from the power of the gun, and so it undermines the concept of the rule of law and gives birth to a culture of might, a culture of weapons, violence and intolerance.
Benazir Bhutto Share as Image


lifeThe words of a dead man are modified in the guts of the living.
W. H. Auden Share as Image


lifeAs a father and grandfather, I have witnessed firsthand the joy of new life entering the world. I know the pain and apprehension that goes along with premature births and birth defects.
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lifeEgypt gave birth to what later would become known as Western Civilization,' long before the greatness of Greece and Rome.
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lifeHope is like a harebell trembling from its birth.
Christina Rossetti Share as Image


lifeIn the land of my birth I cannot vote, whereas a young person of eighteen can vote. And why? Because he or she possesses that wonderful biological attribute , a white skin.
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lifeLegislative proposals that would enable an employer to determine whether or not a woman's insurance would cover the cost of birth control strikes women as particularly bizarre. Is the boss going to take care of the children that are conceived accidentally? Stop treating us like children. Women are grown ups.
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lifeBirth and death; we all move between these two unknowns.
Bryant H. McGill Share as Image


lifeThey credited us with the birth of that sort of heavy metal thing. Well, if that's the case, there should be an immediate abortion.
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lifeOur birth is but a sleep and a forgetting. Not in entire forgetfulness, and not in utter nakedness, but trailing clouds of glory do we come.
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lifeDeath does not concern us, because as long as we exist, death is not here. And when it does come, we no longer exist.
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lifeBeing fired was the best luck of my life. It made me stop and reflect. It was the birth of my life as a writer.
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lifeI have come to regard November as the older, harder man's October. I appreciate the early darkness and cooler temperatures. It puts my mind in a different place than October. It is a month for a quieter, slightly more subdued celebration of summer's death as winter tightens its grip.
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lifeOne must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star.
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lifeA miracle is really the only way to describe motherhood and giving birth. It's unbelievable how God has made us women and babies to endure and be able to do so much. A miracle, indeed. Such an incredible blessing.
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lifeI will always admit immediately to what's obvious, which is that Homo sapiens is inherently erotic or inherently sensual from birth.
Jock Sturges Share as Image


lifeEvery parting is a form of death, as every reunion is a type of heaven.
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lifeSolitude gives birth to the original in us, to beauty unfamiliar and perilous , to poetry. But also, it gives birth to the opposite: to the perverse, the illicit, the absurd.
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lifeMost people's historical perspective begins with the day of their birth.
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lifeI love being a mother. I loved being a daughter, a sister, a wife. I love being a woman with men. I love having given birth.
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lifeWe can no longer waste time and money. Every day, more than 2,000 girls in America, age 15-19, give birth , in the wealthiest, most educated nation in the world! Neither you nor I should accept this statistic.
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lifeI think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity.
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lifeThere are only three events in a man's life; birth, life, and death; he is not conscious of being born, he dies in pain, and he forgets to live.
Jean de la Bruyere Share as Image


lifeIt is better to risk starving to death then surrender. If you give up on your dreams, what's left?
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lifeI made a crash landing here on Earth on February 14, 1962, in the Shreveport Catholic Charities Home for un-wed mothers. The infamous Bonnie and Clyde lost their lives just miles from where I was born. Like outlaws ourselves, my birth mother and I were on the run from the day she found out I was part of her.
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lifeI am prepared to meet my Maker. Whether my Maker is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter.
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lifeAt birth, we are like cartilage , soft, flexible tissue. By the same natural process by which cartilage becomes hard bone, the soft, tender heart of an innocent child can become hardened by the circumstances into which she is born.
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lifeI had reasoned this out in my mind, there was one of two things I had a right to, liberty or death; if I could not have one, I would have the other.
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lifePresident Obama is also standing up for women in North Carolina and across our country. He has helped women fight for equal pay for equal work; he has fought to guarantee that women have access to quality, affordable health care, including making sure that insurance plans cover birth control with no out-of-pocket cost.
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lifeThere is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.
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lifePale Death beats equally at the poor man's gate and at the palaces of kings.
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lifeLeaving home in a sense involves a kind of second birth in which we give birth to ourselves.
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lifeThe fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.
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lifeProgressive rhetoric has the effect of concealing social crisis and moral breakdown by presenting them as the birth pangs of a new order.
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lifeTo hope means to be ready at every moment for that which is not yet born, and yet not become desperate if there is no birth in our lifetime.
Erich Fromm Share as Image


lifeOne death is a tragedy; one million is a statistic.
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lifeCulture is the intersection of people and life itself. It's how we deal with life, love, death, birth, disappointment!; all of that is expressed in culture.
Wendell Pierce Share as Image


lifeIf you die you're completely happy and your soul somewhere lives on. I'm not afraid of dying. Total peace after death, becoming someone else is the best hope I've got.
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lifeThe terrorist action of 9/11 gave birth to President Obama's entry to the White House. Not directly, but indirectly.
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lifeTradition demands that we not speak poorly of the dead.
Daniel Barenboim Share as Image


lifeIt is a rare privilege to watch the birth, growth, and first feeble struggles of a living mind; this privilege is mine.
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lifeThe life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living.
Marcus Tullius Cicero Share as Image


lifeTens of thousands of brave Americans died to break the chains of British tyranny so that the principles of our Declaration of Independence could take fold and flourish in the birth of a new nation.
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lifeOur criminal justice system is fallible. We know it, even though we don't like to admit it. It is fallible despite the best efforts of most within it to do justice. And this fallibility is, at the end of the day, the most compelling, persuasive, and winning argument against a death penalty.
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lifePersonality is immediately apparent, from birth, and I don't think it really changes.
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lifeUnless we do things in this country to slow down our population, slow down our birth control, provide better water for people, provide power for people, we're gonna find out that the next wars are not going to be fought over diamonds, gold and political things.
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lifeSince the day of my birth, my death began its walk. It is walking toward me, without hurrying.
Jean Cocteau Share as Image


lifeBuddhas move freely through birth and death, appearing and disappearing at will.
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lifeI 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.
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lifeMy mother's idea of natural childbirth was giving birth without makeup. She was hyper-positive , the world is a wonderful place, rainbows and unicorns. If you said anything contrary to her, you were basically exiled.
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lifeThe main facts in human life are five: birth, food, sleep, love and death.
E. M. Forster Share as Image


lifeIf I take death into my life, acknowledge it, and face it squarely, I will free myself from the anxiety of death and the pettiness of life , and only then will I be free to become myself.
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lifeI think one thing that kids who grow up on farms really have going for them is they have exposure to death and birth in a totally different way. I think it takes away a little bit of the mystery and a little bit of the fear, and I do wish I had that. And I wish I was able to grow my own food.
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lifeThe truth is that from birth on we are, to one extent or another, a fairly sensual species.
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lifeAn article can be timely, topical, engaged in the issues and personalities of the moment; it is likely to be stale within the month. In five years, it may have acquired the quaint aura of a rotary phone. An article is usually Siamese-twinned to its date of birth.
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lifeEven today we raise our hand against our brother!; We have perfected our weapons, our conscience has fallen asleep, and we have sharpened our ideas to justify ourselves as if it were normal we continue to sow destruction, pain, death. Violence and war lead only to death.
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lifeWhat you are, you are by accident of birth; what I am, I am by myself. There are and will be a thousand princes; there is only one Beethoven.
Ludwig van Beethoven Share as Image


lifeThere is an electric fire in human nature tending to purify , so that among these human creatures there is continually some birth of new heroism. The pity is that we must wonder at it, as we should at finding a pearl in rubbish.
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lifeBirth and death; we all move between these two unknowns.
Bryant H. McGill Share as Image


lifeWe do not choose the day of our birth nor may we choose the day of our death, yet choice is the sovereign faculty of the mind.
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lifeTruly, I am a woman of the last minute. When I was pregnant, I organised three different hospitals because I couldn't decide where I wanted to have my baby: London, Rome or Paris. In the end, I decided to go to Rome, arrived on the Monday and gave birth on the Saturday.
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lifeThe American economy has been built and sustained by risk-taking entrepreneurs whose pioneering ideas and hard work gave birth to flourishing businesses.
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lifeIf religion has given birth to all that is essential in society, it is because the idea of society is the soul of religion.
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lifePrevention of birth is a precipitation of murder.
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lifeA very small degree of hope is sufficient to cause the birth of love.
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lifeWe should weep for men at their birth, not at their death.
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lifeOrdering a man to write a poem is like commanding a pregnant woman to give birth to a red-headed child.
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lifeSomehow liberals have been unable to acquire from life what conservatives seem to be endowed with at birth: namely, a healthy skepticism of the powers of government agencies to do good.
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lifeTruth never comes into the world but like a bastard, to the ignominy of him that brought her birth.
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lifeMy greatest blessing has been the birth of my son. My next greatest blessing has been my ability to turn people into children of mine.
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lifeThey give birth astride of a grave, the light gleams an instant, then it's night once more.
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lifeTranssexualism is far less common than homosexuality, and the research is in its infancy. Scattered studies have looked at brain activity, finger size, familial recurrence, and birth order.
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lifeDeath, like birth, is a secret of Nature.
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lifeChristopher Nolan's astounding third Batman feature, The Dark Knight Rises,' represents the true maturation of the superhero movie , and provides the key to understanding the bottomless craving moviegoers have for these films, 34 years after the Christopher Reeve Superman gave birth to the genre.
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lifeAnd also I didn't want my future to be just sitting in a room and be imprisoned in my four walls and just cooking and giving birth to children. I didn't want to see my life in that way.
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lifeFor as long as I care to remember, religion, like the striptease, has always been a display of the power of suggestion. Like the Virgin Birth, it has all too often supported an immaculate deception.
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lifeI didn't attend the funeral, but I sent a nice letter saying I approved of it.
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lifeBirth is a beautiful thing.
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lifeMy best birth control now is just to leave the lights on.
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lifeIn this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.
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lifeI do not want to speak about overpopulation or birth control, but I think education is the way to give new impetus to the poverty question.
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lifeI've had a love of animals from birth. I love getting to know other species. We should all be aware that there is not one thing we can give a wild animal in captivity that they need.
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lifeLife is hard. Then you die. Then they throw dirt in your face. Then the worms eat you. Be grateful it happens in that order.
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lifeThere are unwanted emotions and pain that goes along with any birth.
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lifeI offer neither pay, nor quarters, nor food; I offer only hunger, thirst, forced marches, battles and death. Let him who loves his country with his heart, and not merely with his lips, follow me.
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lifeAfter your death you will be what you were before your birth.
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lifeCourage is being scared to death!; and saddling up anyway.
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lifeAnything I've done up till May 27th 1999 was kind of an illusion, existing without living. My daughter, the birth of my daughter, gave me life.
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lifeSince the day of my birth, my death began its walk. It is walking toward me, without hurrying.
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lifeI tell myself that God gave my children many gifts , spirit, beauty, intelligence, the capacity to make friends and to inspire respect. There was only one gift he held back , length of life.
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lifeMy life comes down to three moments: the death of my father, meeting my husband, and the birth of my daughter. Everything I did previous to that just doesn't seem to add up to very much.
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lifeFling but a stone, the giant dies.
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lifeHelp us to be ever faithful gardeners of the spirit, who know that without darkness nothing comes to birth, and without light nothing flowers.
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lifeYes, people pull the trigger , but guns are the instrument of death. Gun control is necessary, and delay means more death and horror.
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lifeYou don't have to give birth to someone to have a family. We're all family , an extended family.
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lifeEverybody wants to go to heaven, but nobody wants to die.
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lifeThe timing of death, like the ending of a story, gives a changed meaning to what preceded it.
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lifeBe ashamed to die until you have won some victory for humanity.
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lifeI just think that it's strong and it's important that we recognize what the Christmas season is about; it's about the birth of our Savior, and there's a lot of pressure today to be politically correct, but people are realizing, too, that you have to be open to express your faith what you want believe.
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lifeThere's something about death that is comforting. The thought that you could die tomorrow frees you to appreciate your life now.
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lifeIf a man can bridge the gap between life and death, if he can live on after he's dead, then maybe he was a great man.
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lifeSuffering, failure, loneliness, sorrow, discouragement, and death will be part of your journey, but the Kingdom of God will conquer all these horrors. No evil can resist grace forever.
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lifeWithout health life is not life; it is only a state of langour and suffering.
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lifeAll architects want to live beyond their deaths.
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lifeWhen your time comes to die, be not like those whose hearts are filled with fear of death, so that when their time comes they weep and pray for a little more time to live their lives over again in a different way. Sing your death song, and die like a hero going home.
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lifeWhen the will defies fear, when duty throws the gauntlet down to fate, when honor scorns to compromise with death , that is heroism.
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lifeSome people think football is a matter of life and death. I assure you, it's much more serious than that.
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lifeI have never killed a man, but I have read many obituaries with great pleasure.
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lifeThe death of one man is a tragedy. The death of millions is a statistic.
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lifeIn the night of death, hope sees a star, and listening love can hear the rustle of a wing.
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lifeDying is easy, it's living that scares me to death.
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lifeTo himself everyone is immortal; he may know that he is going to die, but he can never know that he is dead.
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lifeRacism and injustice and violence sweep our world, bringing a tragic harvest of heartache and death.
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lifeOrdinary people seem not to realize that those who really apply themselves in the right way to philosophy are directly and of their own accord preparing themselves for dying and death.
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lifeLife is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's troublesome.
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lifeI am become death, the destroyer of worlds.
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lifeChildhood vaccines are one of the great triumphs of modern medicine. Indeed, parents whose children are vaccinated no longer have to worry about their child's death or disability from whooping cough, polio, diphtheria, hepatitis, or a host of other infections.
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lifeDeath will be a great relief. No more interviews.
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lifeTis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
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lifeDeath is a fearful thing.
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lifeJohn Candy knew he was going to die. He told me on his 40th birthday. He said, well, Maureen, I'm on borrowed time.
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lifeYour ego can become an obstacle to your work. If you start believing in your greatness, it is the death of your creativity.
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lifeIf you live a life of make-believe, your life isn't worth anything until you do something that does challenge your reality. And to me, sailing the open ocean is a real challenge, because it's life or death.
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lifeI would rather die a meaningful death than to live a meaningless life.
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lifeGuilt is perhaps the most painful companion of death.
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lifeHe who doesn't fear death dies only once.
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lifeSome men are alive simply because it is against the law to kill them.
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lifeThe boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
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lifeIf nothing else, there's comfort in recognising that no matter how much we fail and sin, death will limit our suffering.
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lifeSomeone has to die in order that the rest of us should value life more.
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lifeCowards die many times before their deaths; the valiant never taste of death but once.
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lifeWhat we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal.
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lifeDeath is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.
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lifeThe true face of smoking is disease, death and horror , not the glamour and sophistication the pushers in the tobacco industry try to portray.
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lifeEven death is not to be feared by one who has lived wisely.
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lifeFor me, habit is just a synonym for death.
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lifeI don't have no fear of death. My only fear is coming back reincarnated.
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lifeMen fear death as children fear to go in the dark; and as that natural fear in children is increased by tales, so is the other.
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lifeWhile I thought that I was learning how to live, I have been learning how to die.
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lifeOur dead are never dead to us, until we have forgotten them.
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lifeA man does not die of love or his liver or even of old age; he dies of being a man.
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lifeIt is possible to provide security against other ills, but as far as death is concerned, we men live in a city without walls.
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lifeI 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.
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lifeIf we lose love and self respect for each other, this is how we finally die.
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lifeDon't send me flowers when I'm dead. If you like me, send them while I'm alive.
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lifeDeath borders upon our birth, and our cradle stands in the grave.
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lifeWhomever tries to drown their sorrows by drinking should know one thing: they know how to swim!
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lifeI'm sorry officer but I can't stop speeding!; the earth is spinning way over the speed limit in this zone.
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lifeIf you think patience is a virtue, try surfing the net without high speed Internet.
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lifeNo one wants to die. Even people who want to go to heaven don't want to die to get there. And yet death is the destination we all share. No one has ever escaped it. And that is as it should be, because Death is very likely the single best invention of Life. It is Life's change agent. It clears out the old to make way for the new.
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lifeHealthy children will not fear life if their elders have integrity enough not to fear death.
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lifeDeath solves all problems , no man, no problem.
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lifeNothing that is really good and God-like dies.
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lifeNothing in life is promised except death.
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lifeNo one else can take risks for us, or face our losses on our behalf, or give us self-esteem. No one can spare us from life's slings and arrows, and when death comes, we meet it alone.
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lifeAnd how can man die better than facing fearful odds, for the ashes of his fathers, and the temples of his Gods?
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lifeYou can change your world by changing your words!; Remember, death and life are in the power of the tongue.
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lifeI'm trying to think how I can think of what I want to think.
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lifeNo matter how smart you are you can never convince someone stupid that they are stupid.
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lifeYou love flowers, but you cut them. You love animals, but you eat them. You tell me you love me, so now I'm scared!
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lifeFacebook status: I'm not online, it's just an optical illusion.
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lifeI'll sleep when I'm dead.
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lifeYesterday I did nothing and today I'm finishing what I did yesterday.
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lifeA friend who dies, it's something of you who dies.
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lifeMost of the time!; when you're crying, nobody notices your tears.Most of the time!; when you're worried, nobody feels your pain.Most of the time!; when you're happy, nobody sees your smile.But when you fart just one time!;
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lifeWhen we go to seafood restaurants I tell them Just water for me, thanks.' , Fish
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lifeI looked into my wallet and it was empty, I looked through all my pockets and they were all empty, then I looked into my heart and I found you, and only then I figured out how rich I was.
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lifeHow do you know a man is thinking about his future? He buys two cases of beer instead of one.
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lifeFor 2014 I wish you 12 months of happiness, 52 weeks of fun, 365 days of success, 8760 hours of great health and 525600 lucky minutes! Happy New Year!
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lifeYou'll have time to rest when you're dead.
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lifeThere is no better moment to postpone something you don't want to do other than right now.
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lifeThere 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.
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lifeNo one can confidently say that he will still be living tomorrow.
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lifeIn the long run we are all dead.
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lifeI simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death!; I think!; peace and tranquillity will return again.
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lifeDeath is the cure for all diseases.
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lifeDeath is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see.
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lifeMan always dies before he is fully born.
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lifeWhen you're dead, you're dead. That's it.
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lifeI'm gonna live till I die.
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lifeI love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but they whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves their conduct, will pursue their principles unto death.
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lifeWhat great energy, intelligence, and magnificent beautiful eyes!; But enough about me, how are you doing?
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lifeI'm sorry that I'm not updating my Facebook status, my cat ate my mouse.
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lifeFor death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity.
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lifeI hope to die in the saddle seat.
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lifeSuicide is man's way of telling God, You can't fire me , I quit.'
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lifeEven at our birth, death does but stand aside a little. And every day he looks towards us and muses somewhat to himself whether that day or the next he will draw nigh.
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lifeNone of us, in our culture of comfort, know how to prepare ourselves for dying, but that's what we should do every day. Every single day, we die a thousand deaths.
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lifeCould you please be as silent as the G in lasagna?
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lifeThe best way to show a giraffe your love is to knit a scarf for it.
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lifeAny man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves.
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lifeChristmas is the time when you buy presents with the money from next year.
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lifeIn my house dirty dishes are like rabbits, they keep multiplying.
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lifeLaughter is like a windshield wiper, it doesn't stop the rain but allows us to keep going.
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lifeIf people are talking behind your back, be happy that you are the one in front.
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lifeIf you know how many cupcakes I'm holding behind my back I'll give you both of them.
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lifeMost of the time!; when you're crying, nobody notices your tears.Most of the time!; when you're worried, nobody feels your pain.Most of the time!; when you're happy, nobody sees your smile.But when you fart just one time!;
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lifeI consider myself a crayon, I might not be your favorite color but one day you'll need me to complete your picture.
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lifeI'm fast, great and unstoppable! You're a train??
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lifeHatred is corrosive of a person's wisdom and conscience; the mentality of enmity can poison a nation's spirit, instigate brutal life and death struggles, destroy a society's tolerance and humanity, and block a nation's progress to freedom and democracy.
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lifeEach day is a little life: every waking and rising a little birth, every fresh morning a little youth, every going to rest and sleep a little death.
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lifeFootball (soccer) is a matter of life and death, except more important.
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lifeNo matter how devastating our struggles, disappointments, and troubles are, they are only temporary. No matter what happens to you, no matter the depth of tragedy or pain you face, no matter how death stalks you and your loved ones, the Resurrection promises you a future of immeasurable good.
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lifeWhenever death may surprise us, let it be welcome if our battle cry has reached even one receptive ear and another hand reaches out to take up our arms.
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lifeWe ourselves can die with comfort and even with joy if we know that death is but a passport to blessedness, that this intellect, freed from all material chains, shall rise and shine.
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lifeLet us all be brave enough to die the death of a martyr, but let no one lust for martyrdom.
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lifeIn spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart. I simply can't build up my hopes on a foundation consisting of confusion, misery and death.
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lifeBravery is the capacity to perform properly even when scared half to death.
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lifeIt's funny how most people love the dead, once you are dead you are made for life.
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lifeThe dead cannot cry out for justice. It is a duty of the living to do so for them.
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lifeBecause I could not stop for death, He kindly stopped for me; The carriage held but just ourselves and immortality.
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lifeA dying man needs to die, as a sleepy man needs to sleep, and there comes a time when it is wrong, as well as useless, to resist.
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lifeThe death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
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lifeFrom my rotting body, flowers shall grow and I am in them and that is eternity.
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lifeIt is not the end of the physical body that should worry us. Rather, our concern must be to live while we're alive , to release our inner selves from the spiritual death that comes with living behind a facade designed to conform to external definitions of who and what we are.
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lifeIs life so dear or peace so sweet as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what course others may take, but as for me, give me liberty, or give me death!
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lifeLife is better than death, I believe, if only because it is less boring, and because it has fresh peaches in it.
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lifeThere is no lonelier man in death, except the suicide, than that man who has lived many years with a good wife and then outlived her. If two people love each other there can be no happy end to it.
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lifeThe fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead.
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lifeA revolution is a struggle to the death between the future and the past.
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lifeAbsence from whom we love is worse than death, and frustrates hope severer than despair.
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lifeThe death of what's dead is the birth of what's living.
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lifeCall no man happy before he dies, he is at best but fortunate.
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lifeAll of us light up a room, some when they enter, others when they leave.
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lifeMan came down from the tree, then he cut the tree down.
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lifeRemembering 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.
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lifeThey tell us that suicide is the greatest piece of cowardice!; that suicide is wrong; when it is quite obvious that there is nothing in the world to which every man has a more unassailable title than to his own life and person.
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lifeI believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge. That myth is more potent than history. That dreams are more powerful than facts. That hope always triumphs over experience. That laughter is the only cure for grief. And I believe that love is stronger than death.
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lifeDeath is not more certainly a separation of our souls from our bodies than the Christian life is a separation of our souls from worldly tempers, vain indulgences, and unnecessary cares.
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lifeHell, madam, is to love no longer.
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lifeWhen I die, I'm leaving my body to science fiction.
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lifeHe who is completely sanctified, or cleansed from all sin, and dies in this state, is fit for glory.
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lifeTo run away from trouble is a form of cowardice and, while it is true that the suicide braves death, he does it not for some noble object but to escape some ill.
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lifeMy friend, remember that without stupidity there wouldn't be intelligence, and without ugliness there wouldn't be beauty, so the world needs you after all.
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lifeTwo mice are eating a movie film roll at a cinema when one says to the other: this movie is good, but the book was better!
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lifeI'm not lazy, I'm just very relaxed.
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lifeMy life comes down to three moments: the death of my father, meeting my husband, and the birth of my daughter. Everything I did previous to that just doesn't seem to add up to very much.
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lifeYour mind needs exercise just as much as your body does, that's why I think of jogging every day.
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lifeI decided to devote my life to telling the story because I felt that having survived I owe something to the dead. and anyone who does not remember betrays them again.
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lifeYou love flowers, but you cut them. You love animals, but you eat them. You tell me you love me, so now I'm scared!
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lifeBuy our alarm clock and you will sleep soundly.
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lifeIf a man has not discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
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lifeDo you believe in love at first sight, or should I walk by again?
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lifeTo have died once is enough.
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lifeWhen faith is lost, when honor dies, the man is dead.
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lifePeople fear death even more than pain. It's strange that they fear death. Life hurts a lot more than death. At the point of death, the pain is over. Yeah, I guess it is a friend.
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lifeGive me a photo of you so I can show Santa what I want for Christmas.
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lifeI put my phone in airplane mode, but it's not flying!
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lifeI'm looking to buy a new boomerang, how can I throw the old one out?
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lifeFor centuries the death penalty, often accompanied by barbarous refinements, has been trying to hold crime in check; yet crime persists. Why? Because the instincts that are warring in man are not, as the law claims, constant forces in a state of equilibrium.
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lifeI intend to live forever, or die trying.
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lifeI do not agree with what you have to say, but I'll defend to the death your right to say it.
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lifeI'm not in favor of the death penalty. But I'm in favor of locking these people away in maximum security units where they can never get out. They can never escape. They can never be paroled. Lock the bad ones away. But you gotta rethink everybody else.
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lifeMany that live deserve death. And some that die deserve life. Can you give it to them? Then do not be too eager to deal out death in judgement. For even the very wise cannot see all ends.
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lifeTo be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life; foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent.
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lifeAn Atheist believes that a hospital should be built instead of a church. An atheist believes that deed must be done instead of prayer said. An atheist strives for involvement in life and not escape into death. He wants disease conquered, poverty vanished, war eliminated.
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lifeThere is no easy walk to freedom anywhere, and many of us will have to pass through the valley of the shadow of death again and again before we reach the mountaintop of our desires.
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lifeThere will one day spring from the brain of science a machine or force so fearful in its potentialities, so absolutely terrifying, that even man, the fighter, who will dare torture and death in order to inflict torture and death, will be appalled, and so abandon war forever.
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lifeThe 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.
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lifeRegard your soldiers as your children, and they will follow you into the deepest valleys; look on them as your own beloved sons, and they will stand by you even unto death.
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lifeI'm in desperate need of a 6 month vacation!; twice a year.
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lifeIt's really complicated to make something simple, but very simple to make something something complicated.
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lifeI am not afraid of death, I just don't want to be there when it happens.
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lifeThe day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.
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lifeThe broccoli says I look like a small tree', the mushroom says I look like an umbrella', the walnut says I look like a brain', and the banana says Can we please change the subject?'
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lifeLove has no age, no limit; and no death.
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lifeDeath is the solution to all problems. No man , no problem.
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lifeI hope it is true that a man can die and yet not only live in others but give them life, and not only life, but that great consciousness of life.
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lifeI love the name of honor, more than I fear death.
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lifeAll our knowledge merely helps us to die a more painful death than animals that know nothing.
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lifeIt is difficult to accept death in this society because it is unfamiliar. In spite of the fact that it happens all the time, we never see it.
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lifeAbsolute silence leads to sadness. It is the image of death.
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lifeYou hear a lot about God these days: God, the beneficent; God, the all-great; God, the Almighty; God, the most powerful; God, the giver of life; God, the creator of death. I mean, we're hearing about God all the time, so we better learn how to deal with it. But if we know anything about God, God is arbitrary.
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lifeDear Math, please grow up and solve your own problems, I'm tired of solving them for you.
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lifeIf you want your wife to listen to you, then talk to another woman; she will be all ears.
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lifeIf we must die, we die defending our rights.
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lifeHe grabbed her hand and held it tightly, and she thought, he loves me! And he thought, wow this sidewalk is icy!
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lifeMan dies of cold, not of darkness.
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lifeOh you want to have your cake and eat it too? Darn right, what good is cake if you can't eat it ?
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lifeCrucial to understanding federalism in modern day America is the concept of mobility, or the ability to vote with your feet.' If you don't support the death penalty and citizens packing a pistol , don't come to Texas. If you don't like medicinal marijuana and gay marriage, don't move to California.
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lifeDeath is always around the corner, but often our society gives it inordinate help.
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lifeIf you eat in the kitchen, your room is always clean, and you go to sleep at 9 o'clock, it means you don't have Internet!!
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lifeStop the earth from spinning, I want to get off!
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lifeIf you want a good golf swing adjust the nut at the other end of the club!
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lifeIn the morning I can't eat, I'm thinking of you. In the evening I can't eat, I'm thinking of you. In the night I can't sleep.. I'm so hungry!
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lifeStore sign: Why go somewhere else and waste your money? Come here!
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lifeLet's have a beer together, you can open it and I will drink it.
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lifeIf you want someone who will listen to you every time, do everything you tell them to do, and always be there for you for better or for worse, get a dog.
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lifeThose who have the strength and the love to sit with a dying patient in the silence that goes beyond words will know that this moment is neither frightening nor painful, but a peaceful cessation of the functioning of the body.
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lifeI believe that people would be alive today if there were a death penalty.
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lifeSome people are so afraid do die that they never begin to live.
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lifeSome people die at 25 and aren't buried until 75.
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lifeMy doctor prescribed laughter as the most efficient medicine, unfortunately the pharmacist said too many people were crying from laughter so it's no longer available.
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lifeWhen you fall, I will be there to catch you , With love, the floor.
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lifeDeath is nothing, but to live defeated and inglorious is to die daily.
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lifeI've told my children that when I die, to release balloons in the sky to celebrate that I graduated. For me, death is a graduation.
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lifeEverything that gets born dies.
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lifeThe death penalty is discriminatory and does not do anything about crime.
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lifeBecause of indifference, one dies before one actually dies.
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lifeGod please give me patience, if you give me strength I will just punch them in the face.
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lifeThey say money doesn't bring happiness, but everyone still wants to prove it for themselves.
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lifeFor this New Year's day, weather forecasters are warning of an incoming storm of hugs and kisses all over the planet!; we advise closing your umbrella and opening your heart.
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lifeThis e-book is terrible, I'm going to burn it! I mean delete it!;
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lifeThose who snore always fall asleep first.
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lifeRelationships these days start by pressing LIKE on her photo.
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lifeA good dog is a bad dog.
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lifeStudying means 10% reading and 90% complaining to your friends that you have to study.
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lifeLong time ago I used to have a life, until someone told me to create a Facebook account.
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lifeThe amount of time it takes for a minute to go by is proportionally dependent with the distance to the bathroom door.
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lifeVery little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
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