„Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's troublesome.“

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„War forgets peace. Peace forgives war. War is the death of the life human. Peace is the birth of the Life Divine.“

—  Sri Chinmoy Indian writer and guru 1931 - 2007
Songs of the Soul (1971), Context: War forgets peace. Peace forgives war. War is the death of the life human. Peace is the birth of the Life Divine. Our vital passions want war. Our psychic emotions desire peace.

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„A warrior is always engaged in a life-and-death struggle for Peace.“

—  Morihei Ueshiba founder of aikido 1883 - 1969
The Art of Peace (1992), Context: When life is victorious, there is birth; when it is thwarted, there is death. A warrior is always engaged in a life-and-death struggle for Peace.

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„It is not pleasant to come upon Death in a lonely place at midnight.“

—  Robert E. Howard American author 1906 - 1936
"The God in the Bowl" (1952), Context: Arus the watchman grasped his crossbow with shaky hands, and he felt beads of clammy perspiration on his skin as he stared at the unlovely corpse sprawling on the polished floor before him. It is not pleasant to come upon Death in a lonely place at midnight.

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„There is no death! Death only exists for those who cannot accept evolution. Everything changes. Death is a transition from movement to movement. Death is static. Death is movement. Death is static. Death is movement.“

—  Jean Tinguely Swiss painter and sculptor 1925 - 1991
Quotes, 1960's, untitled statements in 'Zero 3', (1961), reprinted in 'Zero', ed. Otto Piene and Heinz Mack, Cambridge, Mass; MIT Press 1973, p. 119

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„May her ways be ways of pleasantness and all her paths be peace!“

—  Martin Van Buren American politician, 8th President of the United States (in office from 1837 to 1841) 1782 - 1862
Inaugural address (1837)

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„Placed in a historic transition, I will pay for loyalty to the people with my life.“

—  Salvador Allende Chilean physician and politician 1908 - 1973
Final address (1973), Context: Placed in a historic transition, I will pay for loyalty to the people with my life. And I say to them that I am certain that the seeds which we have planted in the good conscience of thousands and thousands of Chileans will not be shriveled forever. They have force and will be able to dominate us, but social processes can be arrested by neither crime nor force. History is ours, and people make history.

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„Nothing sweetens life like a pleasant disposition.“

—  Hasan ibn Ali Shia Imam 624 - 669
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„Well, I'd certainly hate to interrupt your pleasant night stroll with my sudden death.“

—  Cassandra Clare, buch City of Bones
The Mortal Instruments, City of Bones (2007), Clary to Jace, pg. 216

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„There is peace in the swamp, though the quiet is Death“

—  Bret Harte American author and poet 1836 - 1902
East and West Poems, Part I, The Copperhead.

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