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"Dying is the most embarrassing thing that can ever happen to you, because someone's got to take care of all your details."  (Andy Warhol, America, 1985)

"Even death is unreliable. Instead of zero it may be some ghastly hallucination, such as the square root of minus one."  (Samuel Beckett)

"I am going to put myself to sleep now for a bit longer than usual. Call the time Eternity."  (Jerzy Kosinski, Polish novelist, from his suicide note)

"I am ready to meet my maker, but whether my maker is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter."  (Sir Winston Churchill, 1874-1965)

"I don't believe people die. They just go uptown. To Bloomingdales. They just take longer to get back."  (Andy Warhol)

"I don't want to achieve immortality through my work. I want to achieve it through not dying."  (Woody Allen)

"I never understood why when you died, you didn't just vanish, everything could just keep going on the way it was only you just wouldn't be there.  I always thought I'd like my own tombstone to be blank.  No epitaph, and no name.  Well, actually, I'd like it to say 'figment.'"  (Andy Warhol, America, 1985)

"I want to die like my grandfather; peacefully in my sleep. Not screaming like his passengers."  (Anonymous)

"I'd hate to die twice. It's so boring."  (Dr. Richard P. Feynman, American physicist, his last words)

"I've just had eighteen straight whiskies. I think that's the record."  (Dylan Thomas, final words)

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