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I would like to grow less afraid of dying. I am infinitely less afraid today than I was 15 or 25 years ago. I was most afraid of dying when I was 33, because I come from a Catholic family.
If you are anxious about death, then you don't have a sense of the oneness of things—you feel that after death, you will be no more.
We're all of us a little greedy. We're all somewhat courageous, and we're all considerably cowardly. We're all imperfect, and life is simply a perpetual, unending struggle against those imperfections.
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There aren't many irritations to match the condescension which a woman metes out to a man who she believes has loved her vainly for the past umpteen years.
February 20, 1927
January 6, 2022
Sir Sidney Poitier was a Bahamian-American actor, film director, author and diplomat.
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967)
In the Heat of the Night (1967)
Lilies of the Field (1963)
To Sir, with Love (1967)
The Defiant Ones (1958)
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