„Life is a beautiful denial to belief in death”.
You asked me how I, being immortal, survive so many deaths. There is no great secret. You endure what is unbearable, and you bear it. That is all.
infernal-devices Death page-
Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death,
I will fear no evil,
for you are with me;
your rod and your staff,
they comfort me.
In effect, nobody who is not from the losing classes has ever been thrust into a death cell in these United States.
In the world there is, parallel to the force of death and constraint, an enormous force of persuasion that is called culture.
perhaps we desire death / or why is poison so sweet? / why do little Sirens make kindlier music / for a man caught in the net of the world between news-cast & work-desk?
I see the reports of Anson Hunter's death have been greatly exaggerated... and I trust so are his war stories.
I think being condemned to death is the only real distinction," said Mathilde. "It is the only thing which cannot be bought.
Being cheerful keeps you healthy. It is slow death to be gloomy all the time.
proverbs- Death bible
I'm not afraid of death; I just don't want to be there when it happens.
life humor fear
When it comes to death, we know that laughter and tears are pretty much the same thing.
p- grief laughter
There are souls, he thought, whose umbilicus has never been cut. They never got weaned from the universe. They do not understand death as an enemy; they look forward to rotting and turning into humus.