Quotation by Aldous Huxley

Ignore death up to the last moment; then, when it can't be ignored any longer, have yourself squirted full of morphia and shuffle off in a coma. Thoroughly sensible, humane and scientific, eh?
Aldous Huxley (1894–1963), British author. Bruno Rontini, in Time Must Have a Stop, ch. 26 (1944).

But in his 1936 novel Eyeless in Gaza, ch. 31, Huxley wrote, "Death ... the only thing we haven't succeeded in completely vulgarizing."
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