The end of the human race will be that it will eventually die of civilization.
Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends.
Theirs is not to make reply: Theirs is not to reason why: Theirs is but to do and die.
If we lose love and self respect for each other, this is how we finally die.
Give us detailed, testable, mechanistic accounts for the origin of life, the origin of the genetic code, the origin of ubiquitous bio macromolecules and assemblages like the ribosome, and the origin of molecular machines like the bacterial flagellum, and intelligent design will die a quick and painless death.
A lot of people refuse to do things because they don’t want to go naked, don’t want to go without guarantee. But that’s what’s got to happen. You go naked until you die.
But learn that to die is a debt we must all pay.
To abandon oneself to principles is really to die – and to die for an impossible love which is the contrary of love.
Nations are born in the hearts of poets, they prosper and die in the hands of politicians.
Of all the arguments against voluntary euthanasia, the most influential is the ‘slippery slope’: once we allow doctors to kill patients, we will not be able to limit the killing to those who want to die.