I don't want to achieve immortality through my work. I want to achieve it through not dying.
One to destroy is murder by the law and gibbets keep the lifted hand in awe to murder thousands takes a specious name 'War's glorious art' and gives immortal fame.
The truth is that we live out our lives putting off all that can be put off perhaps we all know deep down that we are immortal and that sooner or later all men will do and know all things.
Lovers of air travel find it exhilarating to hang poised between the illusion of immortality and the fact of death.
As a teacher as a propagandist Mr. Shaw is no good at all even in his own generation. But as a personality he is immortal.
Any relations in a social order will endure if there is infused into them some of that spirit of human sympathy which qualifies life for immortality.
The people I respect most behave as if they were immortal and as if society was eternal.
The humanists' replacement for religion: work really hard and somehow you'll either save yourself or you'll be immortal. Of course that's a total joke and our progress is nothing. There may be progress in technology but there's no ethical progress whatsoever.
All things by immortal power. Near of far to each other linked are that thou canst not stir a flower without troubling of a star.
'Immortals' is all action. I love action movies. That's really where I want to spearhead my career.
Movies make you immortal and ageless.
If I err in belief that the souls of men are immortal I gladly err nor do I wish this error which gives me pleasure to be wrested from me while I live.
All men's souls are immortal but the souls of the righteous are immortal and divine.
Immortality Device has been tested and researched by medical researchers all over the world from time to time. They email me and told me what they found. I post their results sometimes on my site.
For love is immortality.
The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering.
Some for renown on scraps of learning dote And think they grow immortal as they quote.
Very few beings really seek knowledge in this world. Mortal or immortal few really ASK. On the contrary they try to wring from the unknown the answers they have already shaped in their own minds.
Imagination the supreme delight of the immortal and the immature should be limited. In order to enjoy life we should not enjoy it too much.
Poets have said that the reason to have children is to give yourself immortality. Immortality? Now that I have five children my only hope is that they are all out of the house before I die.
The immortality of the soul is a matter which is of so great consequence to us and which touches us so profoundly that we must have lost all feeling to be indifferent about it.
Surely God would not have created such a being as man with an ability to grasp the infinite to exist only for a day! No no man was made for immortality.
The future that I will not live to see is the one my children will live in. That's my immortality. And I shouldn't try to mortgage theirs for my benefit.
Friendship like the immortality of the soul is too good to be believed.
To her audience Janis Joplin has remained a symbol artifact and reminder of late Sixties youth culture. Her popularity never derived from her musical ability but from her capacity to link her fantasies of freedom and immortality with ours.
Persons famous in the arts partake of the immortality of princes and are upon a footing with them.
Religiously the Empire was pluralistic and marked by a search for a faith which would be satisfying intellectually and ethically and would give assurance of immortality.
The origin of the absurd idea of immortal life is easy to discover it is kept alive by hope and fear by childish faith and by cowardice.
Parents lend children their experience and a vicarious memory children endow their parents with a vicarious immortality.
To become truly immortal a work of art must escape all human limits: logic and common sense will only interfere. But once these barriers are broken it will enter the realms of childhood visions and dreams.
A man is a god in ruins. When men are innocent life shall be longer and shall pass into the immortal as gently as we awake from dreams.
On the basis of biological sociological and historical knowledge we should recognize that the individual self is subject to death or decay but the sum total of individual achievement for better or worse lives on in the immortality of The Larger.
To be immortal is commonplace except for man all creatures are immortal for they are ignorant of death what is divine terrible incomprehensible is to know that one is immortal.