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Quote Left Envy is ignorance, imitation is suicide. Quote Right
by Ralph Waldo Emerson | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left If I commit suicide, it will not be to destroy myself but to put myself back together again. Suicide will be for me only one means of violently reconquering myself, of brutally invading my being, of anticipating the unpredictable approaches of God. By suicide, I reintroduce my design in nature, I shall for the first time give things the shape of my will. Quote Right
by Antonin Artaud | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left If wild my breast and sore my pride, I bask in dreams of suicide, If cool my heart and high my head I think "How lucky are the dead." Quote Right
by Dorothy Parker | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Do not despair of life. Think of the fox, prowling in a winter night to satisfy his hunger. His race survives I do not believe any of them ever committed suicide. Quote Right
by Henry David Thoreau | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left The perfect man of action, is the suicide. Quote Right
by William Carlos (WCW) Williams | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Every violation of truth is not only a sort of suicide in the liar, but is a stab at the health of human society. Quote Right
by Ralph Waldo Emerson | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left I was lucky enough to see with my own eyes the recent stock-market crash, where they lost several million dollars, a rabble of dead money that went sliding off into the sea. Never as then, amid suicides, hysteria, and groups of fainting people, have I felt the sensation of real death, death without hope, death that is nothing but rottenness, for the spectacle was terrifying but devoid of greatness... I felt something like a divine urge to bombard that whole canyon of shadow, where ambulances collected suicides whose hands were full of rings. Quote Right
by Federico García Lorca | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left The perfect man of action, is the suicide. Quote Right
by William Carlos (WCW) Williams | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Don't look now, God, we're all right. All the suicides are eating Black Bean Soup;... Quote Right
by Anne Sexton | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left When God desires to destroy a thing, he entrusts its destruction to the thing itself. Every bad institution of this world ends by suicide. Quote Right
by Victor Hugo | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left I have always thought the suicide should bump off at least one swine before taking off for parts unknown. Quote Right
by Ezra Pound | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left In the 1940s a survey listed the top seven discipline problems in public schools talking, chewing gum, making noise, running in the halls, getting out of turn in line, wearing improper clothes, not putting paper in wastebaskets. A 1980s survey lists these top seven drug abuse, alcohol abuse, pregnancy, suicide, rape, robbery, assault. (Arson, gang warfare and venereal disease are also-rans.) Quote Right
by George William Russell | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Once you are married, there is nothing left for you, not even suicide. Quote Right
by Robert Louis Stevenson | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Skepticism is slow suicide Quote Right
by Ralph Waldo Emerson | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left I myself spent nine years in an insane asylum and I never had the obsession of suicide, but I know that each conversation with a psychiatrist, every morning at the time of his visit, made me want to hang myself, realizing that I would not be able to cut his throat. Quote Right
by Antonin Artaud | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Imitation is suicide. Quote Right
by Ralph Waldo Emerson | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left No one ever lacks a good reason for suicide. Quote Right
by Cesare Pavese | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left At great periods you have always felt, deep within you, the temptation to commit suicide. You gave yourself to it, breached your own defenses. You were a child. The idea of suicide was a protest against life; by dying, you would escape this longing for death. Quote Right
by Cesare Pavese | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left The Religion that is afraid of science dishonors God and commits suicide. Quote Right
by Ralph Waldo Emerson | ...go to quote |
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