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#1. I'm not sure whether Los Angeles borders on the ocean or on oblivion. I always feel that I'm two steps away from the other side when I'm out there. It's more like a vacation place or a place to visit than a place to hunker down. - Author: Jeffrey Wright
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#2. Whatever you do, with whom you do it or whether you do it alone, and when, and how, and why, to what mysterious end - it's balanced against nothing, against Death and forgetting. You balanced against oblivion. - Author: Joyce Carol Oates
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#3. We cheer the presence of an openly gay woman or man on television there are large numbers of people in Virginia and other states who see these public affirmations as another step towards the country's oblivion. - Author: Mel White
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#4. You don't have a lot of time to massage a scene into oblivion. It's like you do it, you get a couple of good takes, and then you move on, so you have to be very spontaneous as an actor and have done your homework, and I like that. - Author: Barry Bostwick
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#5. For me it's not possible to forget, and I don't understand people who, when the love is ended, can bury the other person in hatred or oblivion. For me, a man I have loved becomes a kind of brother. - Author: Jeanne Moreau
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#6. The future will erase everything
there's no level of fame or genius that allows you to transcend oblivion. The infinite future makes that kind of mattering impossible. - Author: John Green
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#7. Only the unimaginative fear death when it's oblivion that cuts deepest. - Author: Sergio De La Pava
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#8. Much as oblivion is the death of sorrow
So death is life's forgetfulness - Author: Mihai Eminescu
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#9. - What's with this obsession over fire?
- It draws you into drunken oblivion. - Author: Ophelia Callens
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#10. For a man would know the necessary choices that have to be made when one is facing one's oblivion. - Author: Patrick Ness
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#11. Crazy isn't a condition it's a place and it exists somewhere between Love and Oblivion - Author: Stanley Victor Paskavich
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#12. To set one's name to a work gives no one a title to be remembered, for who knows how many of the best of men have gone without a trace? - Author: W.G. Sebald
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#13. Better oblivion chosen of his own will than torture forever according to his brother's. - Author: Brent Weeks
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#14. We shot 'Oblivion' in Iceland; that was amazing. It's so, so beautiful. They didn't have any Waldorf Hotels there, though; we stayed in the middle of nowhere! - Author: Olga Kurylenko
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#15. Gods prefer simple, vicious games, where you Do Not Achieve Transcendence but Go Straight To Oblivion; a key to the understanding of all religion is that a god's idea of amusement is Snakes and Ladders with greased rungs. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#16. What's past and what's to come is strew'd with husks
And formless ruin of oblivion. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#17. Is I the insomniac's question?
Are you a dendrite or a dream?
Between oblivion and affection,
which one is fear and which protection? - Author: Bruce Smith
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#18. Come aboard if your destination is oblivion- it should be our next stop. We can sit together. You can have the window seat if you want. But it's a sad view. - Author: Yann Martel
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#19. The human race sleepwalked to oblivion, thinking only of the corporate logos on it's shroud. - Author: J.G. Ballard
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#20. I believe there is no heaven or hell. There are no devils or angels. No afterlife or salvation. My soul won't be incarnated or lost in the oblivion. One day, I will just stop existing ... and that's it! - Author: Bhavya Kaushik
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#21. There's no more important mission, because it's folly to think that we can doom wildlife to oblivion and believe humans will be just fine. That's a world I hope to never lay eyes upon. - Author: Joel Sartore
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#22. Illusion is Reality's coy lover who cheers him when he is grim. Illusion is cunning to his wisdom of ages, weet oblivion to his knowledge. A bounty to his lack. [Sabine] - Author: Kresley Cole
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#23. As the bus pulled away, the various boys popped back inside it, windows closing after them. All but Kellan. He stayed propped out his window, watching me fade into oblivion as he sped away from me faster and faster. - Author: S.C. Stephens
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#24. On the lips of my enemy, my sister's lover, my lover's killer, I taste the punishment I deserve. I taste oblivion. - Author: Karen Marie Moning
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#25. But that's how nostalgia is: a slow dance in a large circle. Memories don't organize themselves chronologically, they're like smoke, changing, ephemeral, and if they're not written down they fade into oblivion. - Author: Isabel Allende
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#26. Hope ... which is whispered from Pandora's box only after all the other plagues and sorrows had escaped, is the best and last of all things. Without it, there is only time. And time pushes at our backs like a centrifuge, forcing us outward and away, until it nudges us into oblivion. - Author: Ian Caldwell
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#27. While floor statements from today's [congressional] representatives are typically delivered to empty galleries and published into unread oblivion, legislative debates in the Reconstruction era were widely disseminated and closely observed. - Author: Andrew Buttaro
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#28. As I see it, life is an effort to grip before they slip through one's fingers and slide into oblivion, the startling, the ghastly or the blindingly exquisite fish of the imagination before they whip away on the endless current and are lost for ever in oblivion's black ocean. - Author: Mervyn Peake
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#29. OBLIVION, n. The state or condition in which the wicked cease from struggling and the dreary are at rest. Fame's eternal dumping ground. - Author: Ambrose Bierce
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#30. Winning a competition in architecture is a ticket to oblivion. It's just an idea. Ninety-nine per cent never get built. - Author: Daniel Libeskind
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#31. Mischa, we take comfort in knowing there is no God. That you are not enslaved in Heaven, made to kiss God's ass forever. What you have is better than Paradise. You have blessed oblivion. I miss you every day. - Author: Thomas Harris
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#32. It's calm under the waves in the blue of my oblivion. - Author: Fiona Apple
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#33. You can just stay in oblivion, going through your days and your life and your experiences, staying with your friends, family. If that suits you, it's good. But for some people, it's not enough. - Author: Frederick Lenz
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#34. Too much I've seen, and felt, and lov'd in life, Living I come to seek Lethaean calm; Let me, fair scenes! forget all worldly strife, Oblivion solely is my bosom's balm. - Author: Alphonse De Lamartine
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#35. He wasn't physically impotent. So the impotence must lie in his soul. Finding oblivion in a moment's ecstasy was all he could manage. - Author: Carsten Jensen
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#36. A wholesome oblivion of one's neighbours is the beginning of wisdom. - Author: Richard Le Gallienne
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#37. If a man rejoice not in his drinking, he is mad; for in drinking it's possible ... to fondle breasts, and to caress well tended locks, and there is dancing withal, and oblivion of woe. - Author: Euripides
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#38. My heart was on the verge, if not of explosion than of collapse, hurtling to an inward oblivion, sucking down with it the very ground I stood on. - Author: C.S.E. Cooney
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#39. I knew nothing would ever come of it, that's why it's called a crush. They're totally one sided and they just crush your heart into oblivion. - Author: Milda Harris
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#40. I'm proud of The Hangover, but to be in movies like this, which are really the only places I can get work, it's really quite the opposite of what I am. I like sensitive art-house movies. I'm not even much of a partier. I mean, I'll drink myself into oblivion alone in my car. - Author: Zach Galifianakis
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#41. Meek Nature's evening comment on the shows That for oblivion take their daily birth From all the fuming vanities of earth. - Author: William Wordsworth
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#42. When ABBA broke up, I assumed our music would fall into oblivion so in the early 90's with BJRN AGAIN becoming popular and when U2 invited Benny and I on stage to sing Dancing Queen, I just assumed we were being sent up. But now I see they were paying tribute to us - Author: Bjorn Ulvaeus
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#43. I came to the Zephyr not as magic's slave, but so I can leap into oblivion. - Author: Einat Segal
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#44. So many crucial events take place behind people's backs, when they aren't in a position to watch: birth and death, for instance. And the temporary oblivion of sex. - Author: Margaret Atwood
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#45. This time. The whiskey burned down Jett's throat and probably messed with his brain. The beauty of oblivion. If he couldn't find her, then that - Author: J.C. Reed
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#46. That works for you. I need to stab things. That's what brings me peace. - Author: Jamie McGuire
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#47. There's no need to fear the oblivion after we're gone if we never cared about the oblivion that came before we were born. Cheer up. Death obsessing is for boozy existentialists and bad poets. - Author: Tom Jokinen
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#48. I idly wished for something else, for any situation that was neither this forsaken chamber nor the tenseness of Burrich's room. For a restfulness that perhaps I had once known somewhere else but could no longer recall. And so I drowsed into oblivion. - Author: Robin Hobb
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#49. Now I think poetry will save nothing from oblivion, but I keep writing about the ordinary because for me it's the home of the extraordinary, the only home. - Author: Philip Levine
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#50. What's the Matter with the Mill? - Author: Memphis Minnie
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#51. I am in love with you, Hazel Grace. And I know that love is just shout into the void, and that oblivion is inevitable. And I am in love with you. - Author: John Green
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#52. Oblivion, or an eternal sleep in which no pain could come to him again. - Author: Jonathan Aycliffe
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#53. There's no level of fame or genius that allows you to transcend oblivion - Author: John Green
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#54. We could either develop paradise on Earth or oblivion; wipe ourselves out, only the future will tell. It's what you do to make the future. - Author: Jacque Fresco
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#55. How had so large a population of Americans disappeared into a largely unrecorded oblivion of poverty and obscurity? - Author: Douglas A. Blackmon
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#56. The brevity of our lives breeds a kind of temporal parochialism - an ignorance of or an indifference to those planetary gears which turn more slowly than our own. - Author: Kathryn Schulz
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#57. I ask of any God, of any gods, that if they give immortality, I hope to be granted oblivion also. - Author: Jorge Luis Borges
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#58. The current of time slowing down in the gravitational field of oblivion. - Author: W.G. Sebald
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#59. Time is the River on which the leaves of our thoughts are carried into oblivion. - Author: Doris Lessing
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#60. You are a fluid metaphor for existence. You are your own death and your own rebirth. Here is forever. It never changes. We bring perpetual oblivion until we change the world. - Author: Frederick Lenz
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#61. There was only one road back to L.A. - U.S. Interstate 15. Just a flat-out high speed burn through Baker and Barstow and Berdoo. Then onto the Hollywood Freeway, and straight on into frantic oblivion. Safety. Obscurity. - Author: Hunter S. Thompson
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#62. Do you know what the people will say about this day thousands of years from now? What they will say about these creatures and their valiant last stand? Nothing... because we will not tell them. Oblivion is all there is for-- - Author: Jonathan Hickman
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#63. Sleep is harder to reach and thinner, and sleeping is no longer the Drop into the black pit all oblivion until the alarm clock, no, sleep is thin and fitful and full of memories and reminders and the dark is never dark enough. - Author: Doris Lessing
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#64. Why would Acheron care about any of this? (M'Adoc)
Not him, his mother. Remember her? Tall angry blond bitch who seriously spanked her whole family into oblivion over a hangnail? (Deimos) - Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon
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#65. While obsession with one's personal appearance is a sign of being a vacant prat, total oblivion to it is a sign of mental illness. - Author: Kate Cann
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#66. ...he'd made friends with the oblivion found in dreamless sleep."
~Aidan - Author: Stephanie Stamm
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#67. Man does find in Nature deliverance from himself, oblivion of his past, with peace and purity! - Author: George A. Smith
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#68. We feel a private thrill, admit it, at the sight of beauty in flames. We wish to blast all the fine old things to oblivion and replace them with tasteless identical
structures. - Author: Don DeLillo
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#69. The only solution to the issue of human rights is oblivion. - Author: Augusto Pinochet
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#70. Logic, order, truth, reason, we consign them all to the oblivion of death," said one Surrealist manifesto. We must "cultivate the hatred of intelligence," said the leader of the Futurists, Filippo Marinetti, an artist hailed by Mussolini as the John the Baptist of Fascism.17 - Author: Leonard Peikoff
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#71. That everything is on fire, slow fire, and we're all less than a million breaths away from an oblivion more total than we can even bring ourselves to even try to imagine ... - Author: David Foster Wallace
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#72. What matters is at the end of life, when you're about to pass into oblivion, that you've at least scratched 'Kilroy was here,' on the last wall of the universe. - Author: William Faulkner
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#73. Dedication

To anyone who has ever found comfort in oblivion. - Author: Courtney Cole
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#74. When you get lost in love, you become oblivious to oblivion. - Author: Debasish Mridha
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#75. It always came down to his freaking pride. - Author: Cari Quinn
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#76. Ultimately life is disease, death and oblivion. It's still better than high school. - Author: Dan Savage
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#77. The problem with legalization is we already have a dependent generation that's subsidized to oblivion. And will legal pot somehow slice another sliver of the population off of the productive world? - Author: Greg Gutfeld
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#78. How dreadful it is, to emerge from the oblivion of slumber, and to receive as a good morrow the mute wailing of one's own hapless heart - to return from the land of deceptive dreams to the heavy knowledge of unchanged disaster! - Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
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#79. I fear oblivion. I fear it like the proverbial blind man who's afraid of the dark. - Author: John Green
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#80. We're three women from two different centuries, trying to save the world from oblivion. I don't know about you, but that's way above my pay grade. - Author: G.G. Collins
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#81. I am: yet what I am none cares or knows, My friends forsake me like a memory lost; I am the self-consumer of my woes, They rise and vanish in oblivious host, Like shades in love and death's oblivion lost; And yet I am, and live with shadows tost. - Author: John Clare
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#82. If life has given us no more than a prison cell, let's at least decorate it as best we can-with the shadows of our dreams, their colourful patterns engraving our oblivion on the static surface of the walls. - Author: Fernando Pessoa
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#83. Time's stern tide, with cold Oblivion's wave, Shall soon dissolve each fair, each fading charm. - Author: Anna Seward
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#84. Hers was the perfect love that dwells on the other's happiness, and not on its own. She knew that, though for the time being he would find bliss and oblivion in her arms, he would soon repine in inactivity whilst others fought for that which he held sublime. - Author: Emmuska Orczy
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#85. Oblivion eyes on a cereal box,
the warm blinds of a father
lost and last to know
lost and last to love
last boy lost
you can't see
even a bubble
once it's
popped - Author: Kami Garcia
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#86. That's what innocence is, you know. A blissful oblivion of what's coming, of what you'll lose and what you'll gain, and what kind of person you'll grow up to be. - Author: Laura Wiess
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#87. Perma-grin.
Love isn't blind. It's blinding - Author: Ralph Hartman
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#88. Usually it's like this: I sit down and drink with the idea of clarifying just where I am going with my life, and then, after a while, I am unable even to stand on my feet - Author: Plamen Chetelyazov
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#89. As for oblivion, well, we can wait a little while for that. - Author: Anne Rice
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#90. One only makes books in order to keep in touch with one's fellows after one has ceased to breath, and thus to defend oneself against the inexorable fate of all that lives - transitoriness and oblivion. - Author: Stefan Zweig
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#91. Einstein - the greatest Jew since Jesus. I have no doubt that Einstein's name will still be remembered and revered when Lloyd George, Foch and William Hohenzollern share with Charlie Chaplin that ineluctable oblivion which awaits the uncreative mind. - Author: John B. S. Haldane
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#92. But in the end, back she comes. There's no use resisting. She goes to him for amnesia, for oblivion. She renders herself up, is blotted out; enters the darkness of her own body, forgets her name. Immolation is what she wants, however briefly. To exist without boundaries. - Author: Margaret Atwood
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#93. Forsaking all other thoughts, he rutted into her, in a fashion more animal than human. His eruption he held fast within, so that she squirmed against the sensation before accepting her own fall into oblivion, her walls pulsing to an echoing rhythm.

from The Gentlemen's Club - Author: Emmanuelle De Maupassant
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#94. We are prisoners of the world's demented sink.
The soft enchantments of our years of innocence
Are harvested by accredited experience
Our fondest memories soon turn to poison
And only oblivion remains in season. - Author: John Ashbery
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#95. Life is a warfare and a stranger's sojourn, and after-fame is oblivion. - Author: Marcus Aurelius
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#96. -so if the inevitability of oblivion worries you, than I suggest you ignore it. God knows that's what the rest of the world does. - Author: John Green
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#97. All things of the body stream away like a river, all things of the mind are dreams and delusion; life is warfare, and a visit to a strange land; the only lasting fame is oblivion. - Author: Marcus Aurelius
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#98. The one stroke marks the difference between fame and oblivion. - Author: Samuel Parris
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#99. God has no power over the past except to cover it with oblivion. - Author: Pliny The Elder
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#100. They were people whose lives were slow, who did not see themselves growing old, or falling sick, or dying, but who disappeared little by little in their own time, turning into memories, mists from other days, until they were absorbed into oblivion. - Author: Gabriel Garcia Marquez
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