Quotes about: death

Does not the very word 'creative' mean to build, to initiate, to give out, to act - rather than to be acted upon, to be subjective? Living photography is positive in its approach, it sings a song of life - not death.
– Berenice Abbott
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In Japan, employees occasionally work themselves to death. It's called Karoshi. I don't want that to happen to anybody in my department. The trick is to take a break as soon as you see a bright light and hear dead relatives beckon.
– Scott Adams
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The fear of death often proves mortal, and sets people on methods to save their Lives, which infallibly destroy them.
– Joseph Addison
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Death is softer by far than tyranny.
– Aeschylus
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Iraqi fighters in Umm Qasr are giving the hordes of American and Brtish mercenaries the taste of definite death. We have drawn them into a quagmire and they will never get out of it.
– Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf
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The white sail of his soul has rounded The promontory - death.
– William Alexander
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Once you accept your own death, all of a sudden you're free to live. You no longer care about your reputation. You no longer care except so far as your life can be used tactically to promote a cause you believe in.
– Saul Alinsky
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I am not afraid of death, I just don't want to be there when it happens.
– Woody Allen
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I think you should defend to the death their right to march, and then go down and meet them with baseball bats.
– Woody Allen
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It's impossible to experience one's death objectively and still carry a tune.
– Woody Allen
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Marriage is the death of hope.
– Woody Allen
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The chief problem about death, incidentally, is the fear that there may be no afterlife-a depressing thought, particularly for those who have bothered to shave. Also, there is the fear that there is an afterlife but no one will know where it's being held.
– Woody Allen
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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.
– Woody Allen
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There are worse things in life than death. Have you ever spent an evening with an insurance salesman?
– Woody Allen
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I answer the heroic question Death, where is they sting? with It is here in my heart and mind and memories.
– Maya Angelou
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To say yes, you have to sweat and roll up your sleeves and plunge both hands into life up to the elbows. It is easy to say no, even if saying no means death.
– Jean Anouilh
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Until the day of his death, no man can be sure of his courage.
– Jean Anouilh
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If forgers and malefactors are put to death by the secular power, there is much more reason for excommunicating and even putting to death one convicted of heresy.
– Saint Thomas Aquinas
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Now among all passions inflicted from without, death holds the first place, just as sexual concupiscences are chief among internal passions. Consequently, when a man conquers death and things directed to death, his is a most perfect victory.
– Saint Thomas Aquinas
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Our law is a Jordanian law that we inherited, which applies to both the West Bank and Gaza, and sets the death penalty for those who sell land to Israelis.
– Yasser Arafat
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