„Too weird to live, too rare to die!“

—  Hunter S. Thompson, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
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„Too busy with the crowded hour to fear to live or die.“

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„You too are going to die, and that’s because you too were fortunate enough to have lived.“

—  Mark Manson American writer and blogger 1984
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„Redeemers always reach the world too late.
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—  Peter Porter British poet 1929 - 2010
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„It is rare that a legislature reasons. It is too quickly impassioned.“

—  Napoleon I of France French general, First Consul and later Emperor of the French 1769 - 1821
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„More die in the United States of too much food than of too little.“

—  John Kenneth Galbraith, The Affluent Society
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„There taught us how to live; and (oh! too high
The price for knowledge) taught us how to die.“

—  Thomas Tickell English poet and man of letters 1685 - 1740
Context: There patient show'd us the wise course to steer, A candid censor, and a friend severe; There taught us how to live; and (oh! too high The price for knowledge) taught us how to die. On the Death of Mr. Addison (1721), line 81. Compare: "He who should teach men to die, would at the same time teach them to live", Michel de Montaigne, Essay, book i. chap. ix.; "I have taught you, my dear flock, for above thirty years how to live; and I will show you in a very short time how to die", Sandys, Anglorum Speculum, p. 903; "Teach him how to live, And, oh still harder lesson! how to die", Beilby Porteus, Death, line 316; "He taught them how to live and how to die", Somerville, In Memory of the Rev. Mr. Moore.

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„To be able to keep a mother-in-law in the country while he lives in Paris, and vice versa, is a piece of good fortune which a husband too rarely meets with.“

—  Honoré de Balzac, Physiologie du mariage
Physiology of Marriage (1829), Avoir sa belle-mère en province quand on demeure à Paris, et vice versa, est une de ces bonnes fortunes qui se rencontrent toujours trop rarement. Part III, Meditation XXV: Allies, Section II: Of the Mother-in-Law.

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