Yukio Mishima: "Human life is limited; but I would like to live forever."
Jane Austen: "Nothing but death."
J.M. Barrie: "I can't sleep."
James Thurber: "God bless. God damn."
Oscar Wilde: "Either this wallpaper goes or I do."
O. Henry: [singing] "Turn up the lights. I don't want to go home in the dark."
Victor Hugo: "I see black light."
Anton Chekhov: "It's been a long time since I've had champagne."
James Joyce: "Does nobody understand?"
Henry Jones: [Which do you want to stay with you tonight? Your niece, or your nurse?] "The prettier. Now fight for it."
Edgar Allan Poe: "Lord help my poor soul."
George Bernard Shaw: "Sister, you're trying to keep me alive as an old curiosity, but I'm done, I'm finished, I'm going to die."
George Kelly: "My dear, before you kiss me good-bye, fix your hair. It's a mess."
Franz Kafka: "Kill me, or else you are a murderer!"
Leo Tolstoy: "Even in the valley of the shadow of death, two and two do not make six."
Kurt Vonnegut: "And if I should ever die, God forbid, I hope you will say: 'Kurt is up in heaven now'. That's my favorite joke."
H.G. Wells: "Go away. I'm alright."
Eugene O'Neill: "I knew it. I knew it. Born in a hotel room -- and goddammit -- died in a hotel room."
Robert Louis Stevenson: "My head! My head!"
Boris Pasternak: "Goodbye...why am I hemorrhaging?"
William Saroyan: "Everybody has got to die, but I have always believed an exception would be made in my case. Now what?"
William Burroughs: "Love? What is it? Most natural painkiller. What there is...LOVE."
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