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And O there are days in this life, worth life and worth death.


Charles Dickens

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And O
there are days
i this life,
worth life and
worth death
CHARLES DICKENS
And O there are days in this life, worth life and worth death. And O what a bright old song it is, t...
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LIfe? LIfe? It's Death that makes life worth living for.
AARON HOWARD
A life worth having is a life worth taking.
V.E. SCHWAB
If he could touch one more life, even after death, it would be worth it.
CATHERINE HAYDEN
Every man has a starting capital in life and it is called worth or self-worth.
SUNDAY ADELAJA
Dickens is one of those authors who are well worth stealing.
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IN LIFE, GOALS ARE ALWAYS WORTH STRUGGLING FOR.
JOB LAZARUS OKELLO.
Even In Life, The Finest Things Are Also Worth Screening
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Whether life is worth living depends on whether there is love in life.
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Some things in life are worth waiting for.
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All death reminds us that nothing is promised, only that life was worth it.
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I know, for example, that Mr. Petersen did not experience the flow of time in the same way that I di...
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The unexamined life is not worth living, but the unlived life is not worth examining.
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We're all human, aren't we? Every human life is worth the same, and worth saving.
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Patience is a virtue and the best things in life are worth waiting for.
JULIE SPIRA
If there were no Frenchwomen, life wouldn't be worth living.
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What is the worth of anything we do? The worth is in the act. Your worth halts when you surrender th...
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I woke up and realized life is great and people are awesome and life is worth living.
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And here you see me working out, as cheerfully and thankfully as I may, my doom of sharing in the gl...
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There is no such thing as work-life balance. Everything worth fighting for unbalances your life.
ALAIN DE BOTTON
And what can life be worth if the first rehearsal for life is life itself?
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Laws: We know what they are, and what they are worth! They are spider webs for the rich and mighty, ...
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The hour of departure has arrived, and we go our separate ways, I to die, and you to live. Which of ...
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What makes life worth living? Better surely, to yield to the stain of suicide blood in me and seek f...
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Hope makes life worth living.
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My own mystic bent leads me to believe that musical variations, collage, reiteration and process, or...
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Good writing excites me, and makes life worth living.
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Start with big dreams and make life worth living.
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Love, family, accomplishments - they are all torn away, leaving nothing. What is the worth of anythi...
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Uncertainty doesn't make life worth living, quite, but it does make striving and gambling worth ...
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A life lived unexplored is a life not worth living.
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A lawyer starts life giving $500 worth of law for $5 and ends giving $5 worth for $500.
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If nature were not beautiful, it would not be worth knowing, and if nature were not worth knowing, l...
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If nature were not beautiful, it would not be worth knowing, and if nature were not worth knowing, l...
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A lawyer starts life giving $500 worth of law for $5 and ends giving $5 worth for $500.
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There are many things worth living for, a few things worth dying for, and nothing worth killing for.
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There are four questions of value in life... What is sacred? Of what is the spirit made? What is wor...
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There are four questions of value in life, Don Octavio. What is sacred? Of what is the spirit made? ...
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Anything designed to be inoffensive isn't worth your time -- life itself is pretty offensive, ending...
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No one finds life worth living; he must make it worth living.
SOURCE UNKNOWN
If your life is worth thinking about,it is worth writing about.
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No one finds life worth living; he must make it worth living.
No life's worth more than any other, no sister worth less than any brother.
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Happiness is the only thing worth fighting for in life.
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My daughter's life is worth more than a plea bargain.
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What I like about the Lake Worth program is they are studying life before the Holocaust.
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it's not worth risking a rescuer's life if the ground is unstable... we believe they're dead.
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An aim in life is the only fortune worth finding.
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Jesus revealed the true worth of life in his parables
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There is no amount of revenue they can get that is worth a life.
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Our choices in life are made according to our sense of our own worth
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The only journeys worth taking in life are those that test us to the very core
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I know you don't love me. But I'm going to fight for your love. There are some things in life that a...
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The uncommitted life isn't worth living.
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Without football, my life is worth nothing.
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The unexamined life is not worth living.
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Life without risk is not worth living.
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My motto in life is, 'If anything is worth doing, it's worth overdoing.'
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And if one person sees the love of Christ in me, it is worth every minute. In fact, it is worth spen...
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The unlived life is not worth examining.
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Live a life worth dying for.
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The unlived life is not worth examining.
TOM MORRIS
An unexamined life is not worth living.
SOCRATES
(Goneril:) I have been worth the whistle. (Albany:) O Goneril, You are not worth the dust wh...
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Avoid and ignore the idiots who try to bring you down in life; they are not worth your time.
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Even though human life may be the most precious thing on earth, we always behave as if there were so...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
I've got more going on in my life than just reporting potholes. But this seemed worth it.
ANDREW HIMMEL
Any soldier worth his salt should be antiwar. And still there are things worth fighting for.
NORMAN SCHWARZKOPF
Master of masters,
O maker of heroes,
Thunder the brave,
Irresistible message:
'...
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It is faith in something and enthusiasm for something that makes a life worth looking at.
OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES
It's faith in something and enthusiasm for something that makes a life worth living.
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When I was young” … “Before I was twenty, I mean, I used to think that life was a thing that k...
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It's faith in something and enthusiasm for something that makes a life worth living.
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It's faith in something and enthusiasm for something that makes life worth living.
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It's faith in something and enthusiasm for something that makes a life worth living.
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Death is the destination we all share, no one has ever escaped it. And that is as it should be becau...
STEVE JOBS
I meant, said Ipslore bitterly, what is there in this world that truly makes living worth while? Dea...
TERRY PRATCHETT
"I meant," said Ipslore bitterly, "what is there in this world that truly makes living worth while?"...
TERRY PRATCHETT
Our life is a series of moments. Let them all go. Moments. All gathering towards this one.
NOW IS GOOD
Life can be very difficult at times. However, death is always a no brain er.
NOLAN J. VANDER HAAGEN
When you die you will not bring any possessions, but you will be accompanied by the song up into hea...
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There is no short cut to achievement. Life requires thorough preparation -- veneer isn't worth anyth...
GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER
Death is the way of heaveN because life is hell
GAURAV JAIN
Too weird to live, too rare to die!
HUNTER S. THOMPSON
If there is an afterlife, I want my soul intact. And then maybe I'll see you there."I smiled, someho...
BRODI ASHTON
If I wasn't me, I might be you
TODD M ARELLANES
You die as you've lived. If you were paranoid in life, you'll probably be paranoid when you're dying...
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Sometimes there are things worth risking your life for. It was Jesus who said if you want to save yo...
GENE ROBINSON
I've reached the point where I hardly care whether I live or die. The world will keep on turning wit...
ANNE FRANK
I’m not sentimental about anything. Life flows by, and you flow with it or you don’t. Move on an...
GORE VIDAL
I don't think you should die until you're ready. Until you've wrung out every last bit of living you...
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Life is a dream from which we all must wake before we can dream again.
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Life comes only once and so does death. The latter can't come prior to the former. The presence of o...
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No man or woman shall dictate my character, behavior or worth.
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Death has a thousand doors to let out life: I shall find one
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It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foo...
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Mr Lorry asks the witness questions:

Ever been kicked?
Might have been.
Freque...
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There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts
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This season we wanted to sort of lighten it up and make it a little bit more transparent ... a littl...
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The one great principle of English law is to make business for itself.
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I think . . . that it is the best club in London.
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Apprehension of a painful or disagreeable recognition made me tremble. I am confident that it took n...
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Is the old min agreeable?
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My advice is, never do to-morrow what you can do today. Procrastination is the thief of time. Collar...
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Huge knots of sea-weed hung upon the jagged and pointed stones, trembling in every breath of wind; a...
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We forge the chains we wear in life
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There might be some credit in being jolly.
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A friendly swarry, consisting of a boiled leg of mutton with the usual trimmings.
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Bah,' said Scrooge. "Humbug!"
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An idea, like a ghost, must be spoken to a little before it will explain itself.
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Reflect upon your present blessings of which every man has many - not on your past misfortunes, of w...
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No one is useless in the world who lightens the burden of it for anyone else.
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It matters little, she said, softly. "To you, very little. Another idol has displaced me; and if it ...
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Say, like those wicked Turks, there is no What's-his-name but Thingummy, and What-you-may-call-it is...
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Now, I return to this young fellow. And the communication I have got to make is, that he has great e...
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Her heart--is given him, with all its love and truth. She would joyfully die with him, or, better th...
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There were times when he could not read the face he had studied so long, and when this lonely girl w...
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He calls the knaves, Jacks, this boy! . . . And what coarse hands he has! And what thick boots!
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It's my girl that advises. She has the head. But I never own to it before her. Discipline must b...
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It is a far, far better thing that I do, than anything I have ever done; it is a far, far, better re...
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Papa, potatoes, poultry, prunes and prism, are all very good words for the lips.
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External heat and cold had little influence on Scrooge. No warmth could warm, no wintry weather chil...
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. . . in seclusion, she had secluded herself from a thousand natural and healing influences; that, h...
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For you, and for any dear to you, I would do anything. I would embrace any sacrifice for you and for...
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At the great iron gate of the churchyard he stopped and looked in. He looked up at the high tower sp...
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There was no noise, no effort, no consciences in anything he did, but in everything an indescribable...
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