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It matters not how a man dies, but how he lives. The act...

It matters not how a man dies, but how he lives. The act... - Samuel Johnson
It matters not how a man dies, but how he lives. The act of dying is not of importance, it lasts so short a time.

Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson (1709 - 1784) English author

Was born on: 18 sep 1709.
Died on 13 dec 1784, at 75 years old.


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