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“Death has this much to be said for it: You don’t have to get out of bed for it. Wherever you happen to be, they bring it to you — free.”

- Kingsley Amis
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“It’s easier to miss her at a cemetery, where she’s never been anything but dead, than to miss her at all the places where she was alive.”

- John Scalzi
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“I want to live my life so that my nights are not full of regrets.”

- D.H. Lawrence
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“Man alone chimes the hour. And, because of this, man alone suffers a paralyzing fear that no other creature endures. A fear of time running out.”

- Mitch Albom
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“Neither the sun nor death can be looked at steadily.”

- François de La Rochefoucauld
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“The function of man is to live, not to exist. I shall not waste my days trying to prolong them. I shall use my time.”

- Jack London
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