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Cluster Purely

Watching a whole cluster of friends, and my own mother, die over quite a short space of time convinced me that purely materialist 'explanations' for our mysterious human existence simply won't do - on an intellectual level.

- A. N. Wilson

The History Of Had

I don't ever remember a single day of hopelessness. I knew from the history of the labor movement, especially of the black people, that it was an undertaking of great trial. That, live or die, I had to stick with it, and we had to win.

- A. Philip Randolph

Romeo Came

Romeo Must Die came at the right time. It was the right vehicle for me.

- Aaliyah

Idea Like

I don't like shows that are predictable. I like it when you're shocked and you have no idea who's about to die.

- Aaron Douglas

Fact Means

I know the fact that I was born means I have to die, so my only aim is to reach out and help someone along the way.

- Aaron Neville

Politics Never

In politics, you never know who's going to die, retire, or - in Illinois - get indicted.

- Aaron Schock

Want Jog

I don't jog, if I die I want to be sick.

- Abe Lemons

Civilization Big

It's only Western civilization that, God forbid, you talk about dying, when it's the only thing we know for certain, right? Everyone's going to die, so what's the big problem? 'Oh, God. Don't talk about it. Don't think about it.' I mean, I'm one of them. I'm not a big fan of talking about dying.

- Abel Ferrara

Determine Initial

Words originating from the verb 'to die' were frequently used when I described my initial plans to determine the ribosome structure.

- Ada Yonath

Surrounded Poorer

You have friends, and they die. You have a disease, someone you care about has a disease, Wall Street people are scamming everyone, the poor get poorer, the rich get richer. That's what we're surrounded by all the time.

- Adam Driver

Software Original

Broadcom is the descendent of a nearly 60-year-old unit of the original Hewlett-Packard. Semiconductor companies are like enterprise software companies: they don't die easily.

- Adam Lashinsky

Shared Feels

When I put something into motion, the creativity starts to make other people want to jump in, and then a lot of people get employed. I'm just like a shark, in that way. If I stop swimming, I'll die. But, it really is about that shared experience with people. I'm from theater, and that's really what theater feels like.

- Adam Shankman

Always Next

Death is the one - the one thing we don't have many answers for. We understand how people die, but we don't know what comes next, and that's something that's always fascinated and disturbed me and frustrated me.

- Adam Silvera

Face Own

'They Both Die At The End' is about coming face to face with your own mortality.

- Adam Silvera

Alive Bad

Start-ups often die in the first 18 to 24 months because of formative mistakes, like choosing a bad co-founder or the wrong corporate entity or an inappropriate platform. Ninety percent of the companies the Founder Institute has created are alive because we've helped them avoid those mistakes.

- Adeo Ressi

Nature Process

Let us die as soon as possible, and by whatever process God shall appoint. And when we are dead to the world, and nature, and self, we shall begin to live to God.

- Adoniram Judson

I Remember Having

I remember once having to stop performing when I thought an elderly man a few rows back from the front was actually going to die because he was laughing so hard.

- Adrian Edmondson

New Escaping

I'm one with New York, and New York is one with me. I grew up there; there's no escaping it. We're like Siamese twins, if you separate us, I'll die.

- Adrian Grenier

Love Give

Don't ever give up. Believe in yourself or no one else will. My personal saying is: 'I'd rather die knowing that I tried to do what I love.'

- Adrienne Bailon

Living Next

Living is a form of not being sure, not knowing what next or how. The moment you know how, you begin to die a little.

- Agnes de Mille

Past Common

The diseases of the present have little in common with the diseases of the past save that we die of them.

- Agnes Repplier

Warrior Dad

One of the first movies my dad took me to see was the original 'Road Warrior.' And I was kind of raised on the action movies of that era: 'The Terminator' and 'Die Hard' and, of course, all of the 'Star Wars' movies.

- Aisha Tyler

Lucky Profession

I don't want the child in me to die. Fortunately, I'm lucky enough that my profession allows me to pursue my boyhood fantasies even as an adult.

- Ajith Kumar

Love Sports

My love for sports will never die. I love martial arts and I want to promote it in whichever way I can. I am a fighter first, then an actor.

- Akshay Kumar

I Think Psychological

I think Hell exists on Earth. It's a psychological state, or it can be a physical state. People who have severe mental illness are in Hell. People who have lost a loved one are in Hell. I think there are all kinds of different hells. It's not a place you go to after you die.

- Al Franken

Country Which

If Republicans eliminate Medicare, America will become a country in which you can never retire - and once you physically can no longer work, you are desperately poor until you die.

- Al Franken

Know Like

I don't know what happens to you after you die. I'm not banking on there being, like, a heaven.

- Al Franken

Decade Died

The heart of the security agenda is protecting lives - and we now know that the number of people who will die of AIDS in the first decade of the 21st Century will rival the number that died in all the wars in all the decades of the 20th century.

- Al Gore

Over Before

When Buddy played, he played all out, all the time. It was a wonder he didn't keel over and die before he did.

- Al Hirt

Forgotten After

After I die, I'll be forgotten.

- Al Jolson

Doing Everyone

Everyone reaches their point in time where either they die or they get sick of doing drugs. It started getting debilitating. I enjoy my music a lot better than my drugs.

- Al Jourgensen

New People Very

There's a constant tension between the excitement of new people and security with one person. If you go with excitement, you create chaos; you hurt people. There's jealousy, and it gets very messy. If you have security, it can be boring, and you die inside because of all the opportunities missed.

- Alain de Botton

Sometimes Sign

You will often be in despair. You will sometimes think it's the worst decision in your life. That's fine. That's not a sign your marriage has gone wrong. It's a sign that it's normal; it's on track. And many of the hopes that took you into the marriage will have to die in order for the marriage to continue.

- Alain de Botton

Use Before

I guess my overall life plan is to think about issues that concern me and try to use culture generally to make sense of them. I'm more worried that I'm going to die before I've had time.

- Alain de Botton

Love Young

I used to not want to die in any way but in my sleep when I was a young man. I'd like to die awake now, if possible, with people around me who love me.

- Alan Alda

Play Would

I would rather die than do a play - 10 years in solitary instead.

- Alan Arkin

Bad Other

As a culture, we are not comfortable with mortality. We do not accept it the way other cultures do. We cling to youth, and we don't want to die. It's like, 'Well, too bad, we do.'

- Alan Ball

Love Give

To love yourself right now, just as you are, is to give yourself heaven. Don't wait until you die. If you wait, you die now. If you love, you live now.

- Alan Cohen

Fast Very

Live fast, die old, and make very sure everyone knows you were there.

- Alan Cox

Tied Very

When you're tied to one show, you are very much at the mercy of the writers, so you can suddenly get a script where you have a heart attack and die.

- Alan Dale

Constitution I Think

I can't find anything in the Constitution that says you prefer the life of the mother, or the convenience of the mother if it's an abortion by choice, over the potential life of the fetus. Look, I think women, if they're required to not have abortions, could die and could - so I favor a woman's right to choose.

- Alan Dershowitz

Idea Does

Men die but an idea does not.

- Alan Jay Lerner

Think Principle

I don't think that has to be our choice... This party was born in principle. This party will die if it doesn't stand by its decision of principle.

- Alan Keyes

Elderly About

Did you hear the one about the elderly Jew on his deathbed who sent for a priest, after declaring to his astonished relatives that 'I want to convert.' Asked why he would become a Catholic, after living all his life as a Jew, he answered: 'Better one of them should die than one of us.'

- Alan King

Love Play

I live and die for the Buckeyes. I also love to play racquetball.

- Alan Lowenthal

Other Some

Most of the people who get sent to die in wars are young men who've got a lot of energy and would probably rather, in a better world, be putting that energy into copulation rather than going over there and blowing some other young man's guts out.

- Alan Moore

Purpose Our

Who knows for what we live, and struggle, and die? Wise men write many books, in words too hard to understand. But this, the purpose of our lives, the end of all our struggle, is beyond all human wisdom.

- Alan Paton

Country Year

We played in Texas about a year ago, at Emo's, the famous country and western club in Austin. And I figured, well, if I'm finally gonna die onstage, that's where it's going to be!

- Alan Vega

No Question Till

I'll be writing songs till I die. There's just no question.

- Alanis Morissette

Love I Think

One woman told me that every time she wears Lanvin, men fall in love with her. Another told me she wore Lanvin to face her husband's lawyer because she felt protected. If I can make men fall in love with women and if I can protect women, I think I can die peacefully.

- Alber Elbaz

Some Before

When you come into a house like Saint Laurent, or Chanel, or Lanvin, and you go into a place that existed before you were born and will exist after you die, it takes some time to get in, to get to people, and to get the energy of the place.

- Alber Elbaz

Hugely Comfortably

Bullfights are hugely popular because you can sit comfortably with a hot dog and possibly watch a man die. It won't be me, but I can sit comfortably and watch it.

- Albert Brooks

Screwed Sentence

When I die, if the word 'thong' appears in the first or second sentence of my obituary, I've screwed up.

- Albert Brooks

Shape Perfectly

We continue to shape our personality all our life. If we knew ourselves perfectly, we should die.

- Albert Camus

Religion My Life

I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live as if there isn't and to die to find out that there is.

- Albert Camus

Means Making

There is in me an anarchy and frightful disorder. Creating makes me die a thousand deaths, because it means making order, and my entire being rebels against order. But without it I would die, scattered to the winds.

- Albert Camus

Love Which

To abandon oneself to principles is really to die - and to die for an impossible love which is the contrary of love.

- Albert Camus

Believe Willing

Men are never really willing to die except for the sake of freedom: therefore they do not believe in dying completely.

- Albert Camus

Death Seat

I hope to die in the saddle seat.

- Albert Ellis

Living By The Time

I would like to leave the world a better place than when I entered it. I would hope that by the time I die I could have learned from the years of living and hand something down.

- Albert Hammond, Jr.

Thought Appropriate

Assuming that man has a distinct spiritual nature, a soul, why should it be thought unnatural that under appropriate conditions of maladjustment, his soul might die before his body does; or that his soul might die without his knowing it?

- Albert J. Nock

Country Some

Yesterday in this country we had people die of hunger and malnutrition. In some parts of this country, the infant mortality rate rivals that of sub-Saharan Africa. We have a public education system that ranks below that of almost any other Western nation.

- Alcee Hastings

Thought Favorites

Lollapalooza, that was one of my worst shows. We just played at, like, 3 in the afternoon; it was like the hottest, most miserable thing. My shoes were melting. I just thought I was going to die. It was the most horrible experience. I lasted, what, four songs? In front of quite a lot of people. That was one of my least favorites.

- Alison Mosshart

Better Myth

If you're going to be a myth or want to be a myth, you'd better die young.

- Alma Guillermoprieto

Remember Sword

In this game of baseball, you live by the sword and die by it. You hit and get hit. Remember that.

- Alvin Dark

Imagine Weeks

Imagine somebody says you are going to die in a few weeks; I'd really rather not know.

- Amaury Nolasco

Tell Throat

When I eat cilantro, it's like someone sprayed perfume down my throat. It closes up my throat, even if there's only a little piece. I like Mexican food, and I'll go out to a Mexican restaurant and tell them, 'Look, I will die if you get cilantro in my food.' Then there's always that one little piece that falls in, and I gag.

- Amber Rose

Pollution Bodies

Without the EPA and the national pollution safeguards it enforces, more children would have asthma. Our water would be less safe. More chemicals would poison our bodies. And more people would die prematurely from respiratory diseases and heart attacks.

- Amber Valletta

Seed Hidden

The most important in the history of nations and individuals was once the most trivial, and vice versa. The plebeian, who is called today the 'man in the street,' can never see and understand the significance of the hidden seed of things, which in time must develop or die.

- Ameen Rihani

Remembering Sometime

I normally feel relief that I didn't die onstage or forget all my lines. Then I start remembering that I have to do it again sometime, and it'll probably not go as well.

- Amy Hoggart

American Soldiers

If today is anything like the typical day of the past 3 years, three American soldiers will die in Iraq or Afghanistan, the Taliban will get a little stronger in Afghanistan and the civil war will continue to be enhanced in Iraq.

- Alcee Hastings

Awesome Big

'Die Hard' was a really awesome experience, but I was too young to understand what a big film it was.

- Aldis Hodge

Exercise Constant

The joy of life consists in the exercise of one's energies, continual growth, constant change, the enjoyment of every new experience. To stop means simply to die. The eternal mistake of mankind is to set up an attainable ideal.

- Aleister Crowley

Gift Here

We are the only alive creatures that are mortals; the animals are immortal, which is why they live stupidly. We are the only creatures that know that we will die, but that is a gift. It's important because we know we have to take advantage and squeeze life and understand why we're here in the first place.

- Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

City Streets

When you live in a city, as I do, where violence is really in the streets, and people die every day, there's nothing funny about it.

- Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

Think Still

Life is beautiful, what do you think? In the morning I say, 'Ah, I am alive still!' All my friends die already. I am alive. It is fantastic.

- Alejandro Jodorowsky

Unbelievable Would

If Ed Sheeran covered my songs, I would die. That would be unbelievable.

- Alessia Cara

Over Take

So if I die, somebody else from the corporation will take over the business.

- Alex Chiu

Will Wear

None of my neighbors believe in what I say. They refuse to wear the rings. They will never accept my invention until the day they die. That's what I call the real antichrists.

- Alex Chiu

News Immortality

Well, if you don't want your relatives and friends to die, help me spread the news. Let people know about immortality device. That way, your loved ones won't die.

- Alex Chiu

Lucky Been

'Proof' is a really cool pilot that I was lucky enough to read by Rob Braggin for TNT that's about a surgeon who's an agnostic, tough, grounded, scientific mind and she's hired by a Steve Jobs-type who's just been diagnosed with cancer to focus on near death experiences and what happens when you die.

- Alex Graves

Run Facing

You might get run over; you might get hit by lightning. I mean, who knows? Each day, there is a chance you might die. And there's nothing wrong with that. Every living being on Earth is facing that same existential rift.

- Alex Honnold

My Life Been

My life has been a quest for knowledge and understanding, and I am nowhere near having achieved that. And it doesn't bother me in the least. I will die without having come up with the answers to many things in life.

- Alex Trebek

Away Faded

Rock n' roll seems like it's faded away sometimes, but it will never die.

- Alex Turner

Roll Away

Guitar music or rock n' roll or whatever you want to call it sort of goes away with trends, but it'll never go away completely. It can't die because it's so fundamentally attractive.

- Alex Turner

Movies Franchise

I really like action movies. The 'Die Hard' franchise. And the 'Bourne' movies.

- Alexa Chung

Will Biggest

The biggest fear I have is to die with regrets, and of course that will come true.

- Alexander Payne

Young Squeeze

Even if we die at 100, we're still dying young. I want at least 700 years. There's a lot of travelling and books to read and movies to see. I'm not going to squeeze it all in in 85 years.

- Alexander Payne

Nothing Rage

And die of nothing but a rage to live.

- Alexander Pope

Will Which

I listen to music two ways: As a person, you have an instinctive, personal, emotional response. But as a music supervisor, you have a secondary response, which is, 'Will this sit well under dialogue?' 'Can people die to this?' 'Can people kiss to this?'

- Alexandra Patsavas

Suffer How

The Indian knew how to live without wants, to suffer without complaint, and to die singing.

- Alexis de Tocqueville

Reason Ours

Ours not to reason why, ours but to do and die.

- Alfred Lord Tennyson

Why Reason

Theirs is not to make reply: Theirs is not to reason why: Theirs is but to do and die.

- Alfred Lord Tennyson

Thought New

The vitality of thought is in adventure. Ideas won't keep. Something must be done about them. When the idea is new, its custodians have fervor, live for it, and if need be, die for it.

- Alfred North Whitehead

Use Chambers

I am amazed; until the day I die I shall wonder how Whittaker Chambers got into my house to use my typewriter.

- Alger Hiss

Tomorrow Afterlife

Do for this life as if you live forever, do for the afterlife as if you die tomorrow.

- Ali ibn Abi Talib

Crisis Fact

I consider the fact that thousands of children die each day from starvation and a lack of medicine a crisis for humanity and a problem we must collectively attempt to solve.

- Alice Walker

Men Always

The quietly pacifist peaceful always die to make room for men who shout.

- Alice Walker

Bad Feels

I'd die if I was Madonna. I'd die. God, what a horrible way to live. And Michael Jackson! To be so famous and to feel so isolated. I feel so bad for them. I don't know how it feels, and I hope it never happens to me.

- Alicia Silverstone

Political Anymore

All in all this is a difficult political struggle which will go on for years, in which our people won't die anymore; I'm not sure how much we will be able to win, but I'm certain that we won't loose anything that we have now.

- Alija Izetbegovic