from Terry Pratchett's 'Disc World' series
Aside from the fact that Terry Pratchett is my fave writer of all time this is one of the best articulations of this view I have ever read. (for those interested this is Death talking to his granddaughter Susan)
Sir Terry Pratchett, Reading oder and quotes about the Discworld books. Until the ripples die away by Practicingnormal.com
The librarian for Unseen University is a wizard-turned-orangutan, due to a magical mistake which they refused to have rectified!
Check Mort by Paul Kidby http://www.paulkidby.net/index.php/gallery/bronzes-sculpture/artwork/artwork120713-2-80
Death of Rats from Terry Pratchett's Discworld series
Terry Pratchett..."The wages of sin is death...
Discworld Quaote by Sir Terry Pratchett, by Kim White
DEATH: Terry Pratchett and the Discworld Paul Kidby (Official Ilustrator)
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DON'T THINK OF IT AS DYING said Death. THINK OF IT AS LEAVING EARLY TO AVOID THE RUSH.
"CATS" he said eventually, "CATS ARE NICE." Terry Pratchett (Sourcery).
Terry Pratchett, you silly. I was always under the impression that setting a man on fire will burn away his flesh until he dies a scorching & painful death. But hey, tomayto, tomahto.
<b>Heroes, one and all.</b>