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don_socalJanuary 1, 2014

Death, like birth, is a secret of Nature.
Marcus Aurelius

Each day is a little life: every waking and rising a little birth, every fresh morning a little youth, every going to rest and sleep a little death.
Arthur Schopenhauer

You must have chaos within you to give birth to a dancing star.
Friedrich Nietzsche

Birth and death; we all move between these two unknowns.
Bryant H. McGill

To give birth is a fearsome thing; there is no hating the child one has borne even when injured by it.
Sophocles

Life is like a very short visit to a toyshop between birth and death.
Desmond Morris

The death of what's dead is the birth of what's living.
Arlo Guthrie

We think birth is a miracle and death is a tragedy, but really they're flip sides of the same coin - anything born is gonna die.
Mario Van Peebles

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lilosophie

HAPPY NEW YEAR, DON!
Starting off the year with deep thoughts, between birth and death are so many probabilities and opportunities, they are called "life"

    Bookmark   January 1, 2014 at 9:44AM
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surya55_gw

Amen to that Lilo! Thx Don.

    Bookmark   January 1, 2014 at 11:49AM
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west_gardener

Yes, I agree with lilo, between birth and death is "life".
Thanks for the quotes, Don They are thought provoking,

    Bookmark   January 1, 2014 at 7:03PM
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