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When the Greeks said, "Whom the gods love die young," they probably meant, as Lord Sankey suggested, that those favored by the gods stay young till the day they die; young and playful.


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Those who die young will forever be remembered young.
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Only the young die good.
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Only the young die good.
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Khalid would break every bone in your body for what you've done.
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All geniuses die young.
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I may die young, but at least I'll die smart.
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I say eat fast and die young.
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I believe if I refuse to grow old,
I can stay young 'til I die.
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Some die too young, some die too old; the precept sounds strange, but die at the right age
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Only people who die very young learn all they really need to know in kindergarten.
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You're never too young to die.
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Whom the gods wish to destroy they first call promising.
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Whom the gods would destroy, they first make mad.
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The good die young - because they see it's no use living if you've got to be good.
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Live fast, die young, leave a good-looking corpse.
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Young men, hear an old man to whom old men hearkened when he was young.
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It sometimes seems that intense desire creates not only its own opportunities, but its own talents.
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It is the stretched soul that makes music, and souls are stretched by the pull of opposites --opposi...
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No matter what our achievements might be, we think well of ourselves only in rare moments. We need p...
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The game of history is usually played by the best and the worst over the heads of the majority in th...
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There is sublime thieving in all giving. Someone gives us all he has and we are his.
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What greater reassurance can the weak have than that they are like anyone else?
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Our passionate preoccupation with the sky, the stars, and a God somewhere in outer space is a homing...
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Man is eminently a storyteller. His search for a purpose, a cause, an ideal, a mission and the like ...
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We are more prone to generalize the bad than the good. We assume that the bad is more potent and con...
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Glory is largely a theatrical concept. There is no striving for glory without a vivid awareness of a...
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Thought is a process of exaggeration. The refusal to exaggerate is not infrequently an alibi for the...
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The pre-human creature from which man evolved was unlike any other living thing in its malicious vic...
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Nonconformists travel as a rule in bunches. You rarely find a nonconformist who goes it alone. And w...
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There are no chaste minds. Minds copulate wherever they meet.
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We need not only a purpose in life to give meaning to our existence but also something to give meani...
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