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The point of no return

It is possible to provide security against other ills, but as far as death is concerned we live in a city without walls
Epicurus.

Death happens to everybody.
We are all equal before death.
Death is natural.
After the body dies, it rots.
We are all mortal.
There is no life after death.
Extinction of the self is inevitable.
Nothing of the ego survives death.
After death there is nothing.
Death cannot be defeated.

These are comforting words to me.

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