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English poet 1731-1800+5
Absence from whom we love is worse than death, and frustrates hope severer than despair.
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950+3
As long as I have a want, I have a reason for living. Satisfaction is death.
''Finality is death. Perfection is finality. Nothing is perfect. There are lumps in it,'' said the Philosopher.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
German writer and poet 1749-1832+2
A useless life is an early death.
French Emperor 1769-1821+2
Death is nothing, but to live defeated and inglorious is to die daily.
German poet and philosopher 1844-1900+1
A joke is an epigram on the death of a feeling.
Irish dramatist and novelist 1906-1989+1
Birth was the death of him.
Death always waits. The door of the hearse is never closed.
American poet 1830-1886+1
Death is a Dialogue between, the Spirit and the Dust.
English playwright and poet 1564-1616+1
Death makes no conquest of this conqueror: For now he lives in fame, though not in life.
James Lendall Basford
Death robs the rich and relieves the poor.Source: Sparks from the philosopher's stone (1882)
Roman emperor 121-180+1
Despise not death, but welcome it, for nature wills it like all else.
English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719+1
How beautiful is death, when earn'd by virtue!
Who would not be that youth? What pity is it
That we can die but once to serve our country!
Brendan F. Behan
Irish Republican, poet, short story writer, novelist, and playwright 1923-1964+1
I was court-martial in my absence, and sentenced to death in my absence, so I said they could shoot me in my absence.
Swedish diplomat 1905-1961+1
In the last analysis it is our conception of death which decides our answers to all the questions life puts to us.