All my life I’ve been competing and competing to win. I came to realize that in this way, this cancer was the toughest competition I had faced yet. I made up my mind that I was going to lick it all the way. I not only wasn’t going to let it kill me, I wasn’t even going to let it put me on the shelf.
It's not the tragedies that kill us; it's the messes.
That which does not kill us makes us stronger.
It was worth half-cent to kill a "nigger", and a half-cent to bury one.
Housework can kill you if done right.
It's hard to kill a creature once it lets you see its consciousness.
Keep still, you little devil, or I'll cut your throat.
Should I kill myself, or have a cup of coffee?