memento-mori quotes

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Memento mori and obey the Lord.
Art and religion love the somber chord.
Do not speak like a death's-head, do not bid me remember mine end.
If I had my life over again I should form the habit of nightly composing myself to thoughts of death. I would practise, as it were ...
Being over seventy is like being engaged in a war. All our friends are going or gone and we survive amongst the dead and the dying ...
I did not enter the Labour Party forty-seven years ago to have our manifesto written by Dr. Mori, Dr. Gallup and Mr. Harris.
It is sweet and honourable to die for one's country.
[Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori.]
My friend, you would not tell with such high zest
To children ardent for some desperate glory,
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One would like to know more of that race, now extinct, whose seines lie rotting in the garrets of their children, who openly profe ...
When he who adores thee has left but the name
Of his fault and his sorrows behind,
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