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1. "We all wanted this because let's face it, it's so inspiring and such a relief when people find a way to bear the unbearable, when you can organize things in such a way that a tiny miracle appears to have taken place and that love has once again turn out to be bigger than fear and death and blindness."
Author: Anne Lamott
2. "Let the thrill go—let it die away—go on through that period of death into the quieter interest and happiness that follow—and you will find you are living in a world of new thrills all the time."
Author: C.S. Lewis
3. "Jody noticed that the kid was focused on the breasts, which were defying gravity, and apparently death itself, by standing there at complete attention"
Author: Christopher Moore
4. "Harvey wasn't interested in the clothes, it was the masks that mesmerized him. They were like snowflakes: no two alike. Some were made of wood and of plastic; some of straw and cloth and papier-mâché. Some were as bright as parrots, others as pale as parchment. Some were so grotesque he was certain they'd been carved by crazy people; others so perfect they looked like the death masks of angels. There were masks of clowns and foxes, masks like skulls decorated with real teeth, and one with carved flames instead of hair."
Author: Clive Barker
5. "Exiled by death from people we have known,We are reduced again by years, and tryTo call them back and clothe the barren bone,Not to admit that people ever die.-from "Exile"
Author: Donald Hall
6. "I think we should look forward to death more than we do. Of course everybody hates to go to bed or miss anything, but dying is really the only chance we'll get to rest."
Author: Florynce Kennedy
7. "I'd been brought up on the Upper East Side in a WASP society, which was death on crutches."
Author: Harry Mathews
8. "Yes, I can understand that a man might go to gambling table - when he sees that all that lies between himself and death is his last crown"
Author: Honoré De Balzac
9. "When the Pentagon feels free and even gleeful about killing anybody and Everybody who gets in the way of their vicious crusade for oil, the public soul of this country has changed forever, and professional sports is only a serenade for the death of the American dream. Mahalo."
Author: Hunter S. Thompson
10. "And then he greeted Death as an old friend, and went with him gladly, and, equals, they departed this life."
Author: J.K. Rowling
11. "I'm just wondering how exactly I went from being the Spider to the Robin fucking Hood of the greater Ashland area... Instead of stealing from the rich, I'm stabbing them to death for the poor."
Author: Jennifer Estep
12. "Is there a point at which we hit a tipping point and all of this economic, cultural and moral trouble sends us into a death spiral we can't get out of?"
Author: Joel C. Rosenberg
13. "The only person I really wanted to talk to about Augustus Water's death with was Augustus Waters."
Author: John Green
14. "The surface of Earth heaved and seethed in fecund restlessness. Earth was most fertile where the most death was."
Author: Kurt Vonnegut
15. "He was a strong and noble lord with piercing eyes of grey. He sat upon his noble throne shining like the dawn. His sword flashed like the brightest star. He led our people well. Yet here and now he lays in blood pierced with arrows. He was the friend of many knights. He loved the warrior games. His heart was won by a lady fair for marriage they did wait. A kindly prince, his duty carried him to another's bed. And on her death true love returned, finally they wed. He felt the grief of children lost to murder and to pain. I was the youngest of his blood. I'll never be the same. Here lays my father and my lord. I know not what to say. Except my father and my lord was slain here on this day. Here lays my father and my lord. I know not what to say. Except my father and my lord was slain here on this day…."
Author: Laurel A. Rockefeller
16. "I saw sunrises fade and burn among fleets of sparks. The moon blossomedlike a lily carved of bone...The Death of the Astronaut, page 390."
Author: Lewis Turco
17. "[...] I stated to them among other things that no country inflicts death so readily upon the inhabitants of other countries, frightens so many people so far away, as America."
Author: Mohsin Hamid
18. "You almost died." "But you brought me back." She cupped his face in her hands. "I always knew you were there. Death didn't have a chance against the Wall."
Author: Nalini Singh
19. "The purpose of a doctor or any human in general should not be to simply delay the death of the patient, but to increase the person's quality of life."
Author: Patch Adams
20. "Failure? Scared to death of it."
Author: Ryan Seacrest
21. "Upon the death of my father, our family and myself were emotionally and financially exhausted."
Author: Sam Sheppard
22. "A little bloodthirsty, isn't it? (Kim)Given what they did to Tory, I'm thinking a quick death is merciful. Not to mention they ruined one of my favorite jackets and totaled my bike. (Acheron)Well, let's just torture then bomb the bastards. How dare they! (Pam)"
Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon
23. "Do you know, Mother, that Haj Salem was buried alive in his home? Does he tell you stories in heaven now? I wish I had had a chance to meet him. To see his toothless grin and touch his leathery skin. To beg him, as you did in your youth, for a story from our Palestine. He was over one hundred years old, Mother. To have lived so long, only to be crushed to death by a bulldozer. Is this what it means to be Palestinian?"
Author: Susan Abulhawa
24. "One of my predecessors used to have people torn to death by wild tortoises. It was not a quick death."
Author: Terry Pratchett
25. "The Lord did not create suffering. Pain and death came into the world with the fall of man. But after man had chosen suffering in preference to the joys of union with God, the Lord turned suffering itself into a way by which man could come to the perfect knowledge of God."
Author: Thomas Merton
26. "Finally, I would like to remind record companies that they have a cultural responsibility to give the buying public great music. Milking a trend to death is not contributing to culture and is ultimately not profitable."
Author: Tony Visconti
27. "I finally knew... why Christ's prayer in the garden could not be granted. He had been seeded and birthed into human flesh. He was one of us. Once He had become mortal, He could not become immortal except by dying. That He prayed the prayer at all showed how human He was. That He knew it could not be granted showed his divinity; that He prayed it anyhow showed His mortality, His mortal love of life that His death made immortal."
Author: Wendell Berry
28. "He who would acquire fame must not show himself afraid of censure. The dread of censure is the death of genius."
Author: William Gilmore Simms

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