To equal a predecessor, one must have twice they worth.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
As a black person in America, I am twice as likely as a white person to live in an area where air pollution poses the greatest risk to my health. I am five times more likely to live within walking distance of a power plant or chemical facility – which I do.
We are born, so to speak, twice over; born into existence, and born into life; born a human being, and born a man.
Everyone ought to wish to marry; some ought to be allowed to marry; and others ought to marry twice – to make the average good.
To be able to look back upon one’s past life with satisfaction is to live twice.
A diplomat is a man who thinks twice before he says nothing.
It is twice the pleasure to deceive the deceiver.
No one wants to live in a wheelchair unable to talk, only winking once for yes and twice for no. It’s perfectly reasonable that there will come a point where the balance of judgment of life over death swings the other way.
The person lives twice who lives the first life well.