All societies on the verge of death are masculine. A society can survive with only one man; no society will survive a shortage of women.
Death, so called, is a thing which makes men weep, And yet a third of life is passed in sleep.
Sleep is lovely, death is better still, not to have been born is of course the miracle.
If U.S. foreign policy results in massive death and destruction abroad, we cannot feign innocence when some of that destruction is returned.
Death is not the worst that can happen to men.
It is the cause, not the death, that makes the martyr.
Obviously, death is ahead of me. I don’t look forward to dying one little bit. But, you know, I simply don’t worry about it because it’s going to happen to me as it does to anybody.
No evil is honorable: but death is honorable; therefore death is not evil.
The body dies, but the spirit that transcends it cannot be touched by death.
The Supreme Court of the United States… has validated the Nazi method of execution in… concentration camps, starving them to death.