行將就木 xíng jiāng jiù mù
you are more blessed than the million who won’t survive the week.
Try to understand that my age is not lived but survived.
Is the old faithful axe on its last leg?
but you are ready for the grave.
When I do face old Hangjiangjiumu, I still do not regret it.
No man knows when he shall die, although he knows he must die.
He was being told that he would soon be dead.
said the Tsar, apparently suffering more than the dying soldier, and he rode away.
If you woke up this morning with more health than illness, you are more blessed than the million who won’t survive the week.
The closing years of life are like the end of a masquerade party when the masks are dropped.
with more health than illness, you are more blessed than the million who won’t survive the week.
old and near to death, and of whom her sons were the natural heirs.
She had numerous relatives, who were very old and near to death, and of whom her sons were the natural heirs.
It is said also that Sisyphus, being near to death, rashly wanted to test his wife’s love.
When a man is just born, he is weak and flexible, when he dies he is hard and insensitive.
Chinese officials speculated aloud about whether it would be wise to lend the Americans the money they needed to bail out their sinking banks.
When Chuang Tzu was dying of illness, his disciples started to prepare a solemn funeral for him.
By boosting technology and co-operation across the bureaucracy, this would seem to promise improvements throughout India’s moribund public sector.
And I would think of you now, because it would be difficult to do much thinking in that long sleep which I am going to have.
I leave to the oppressors of the people a terrible testament, which I proclaim with the independence befitting one whose career is so nearly ended; it is the awful truth: “Thou shalt die! “”
Proponents claim this bill will help the environment, but what it really does is put another nail in the economy’s coffin.
there are those, of course, who would adopt the epicurean motto of “Eat, drink, and be merry, ” but most people would be chastened by the certainty of impending death.
Another two days, this green mango down slowly shrinking, body fat, wrinkled, haggard face became purple sauce, like a little old man dying.
And now, as I lie on my deathbed, I suddenly realize: If I had only changed myself first, then by example I would have changed my family.
Germany was the only country strong enough to delay the death of the lamentable constitution; keeping it alive is testimony to an enduring influence.
CNN ANCHOR: There is no longer a time when you’ll have your feet up, according to the latest of the largest study of aging and retirement ever undertaken.
Rousing himself, Pierre followed Anna Mihalovna out of the carriage, and only then began to think of the interview with his dying father that awaited him.
These panic-mongers are varied: gold bugs, fiscal hawks and many others agree that the dollar, the dominant currency since the first world war, is on its death bed.
Two top Republican senators are saying they will oppose a Democratic plan to bail out Detroit automakers, calling the US industry “a dinosaur ” whose “day of reckoning ” is coming.
Lawsuits brought because of falling share prices make a mockery of both the principle of caveat emptor and the honourable New York tradition of never giving a sucker an even break.