Nature has granted man no better gift than the shortness of life. The senses grow dull, the limbs are numb, sight, bearing, gait, even the teeth and alimentary organs die before we do, and yet this period is reckoned a portion of life.” – Pg. 82
The only dream worth having, I told her, is to dream that you will live while you’re alive and die only when you’re dead.
Death is the destination we all share, no one has ever escaped it. And that is as it should be because death is very likely the single best invention of life.
The path i walk lights up in flames
All those religions–they contradict each other on every point but every one of them is filled with ways to help people to be brave enough to laugh even though they know they are dying.
Look: each moment is a cradle and a casket: may all life and all death seem strange to you.
A day without family is like a year without rain
I’ll be around my whole life. That’s a long time to me.
The stars are dead, but their memories fill the sky
Sometimes the rope seems the only option when at the bottom of the pit. Climb it to safety.