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A child ... should have a silent, as painless as possible, birth. The delivery itself should ... be as calm and no-talk as possible.
Ron Hubbard
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Sam Keen
Call it "womb awe" or even "womb worship" but it's not simple envy. I don't remember even wanting to be a woman. But each of the three times I have been present at the birth of one of my children, I have been overwhelmed by a sense of reverence... It was quite suddenly, the first day of creation; the Goddess giving birth to a world... Like men since the beginning of time I wondered: What can I ever create that will equal the magnificence of this new life?
Sam Keen
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No one recovers from the disease of being born, a deadly wound if there ever was one.
Emile Cioran
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The moment you're born you're done for.
Arnold Bennett
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It is as painful perhaps to be awakened from a vision as to be born.
James Augustine
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Behold, I was shapened in iniquity; and in sin did my mother conceive me. [Psalms 51:5]
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We are brought nothing into this world, and it is certain we can carry nothing out.
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William Blake
My mother groaned, my father wept, into the dangerous world I leapt; helpless, naked, piping loud, like a fiend hid in a cloud.
William Blake
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Samuel Butler
Birth and death are so closely related that one could not destroy either without destroying the other at the same time. It is extinction that makes creation possible.
Samuel Butler
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Born to be wild -- live to outgrow it.
Doug Horton
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Our birth is but a sleep and a forgetting. The soul that rises with us, our life's star, hath had elsewhere its setting, and comet from afar: not in entire forgetfulness, and not in utter nakedness, but trailing clouds of glory do we come from God, who is our home.
William Wordsworth
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