If our souls be immortal, this makes amends for the frailties of life and the sufferings of this state.
One truth discovered is immortal, and entitles its author to be so; for, like a new substance in nature, it cannot be destroyed.
For us humans, everything is permanent - until it changes, as we are immortal until we die.
The simplest subjects are the immortal ones.
Art is the expression of the immortal part of man.
Ignacy Jan Paderewski
I'm very much drawn to these stories. This is a huge, great story [in Doctor Strange] about the possibility of living beyond everything, living beyond mortality, living beyond all the immortal confines, living beyond the planet as we know it. It's mind-blowingly no limits, and I think this is going to be something else.
I do not set my life at a pin's fee,
And for my soul, what can it do to that,
Being a thing immortal as itself?
The soul then, as being immortal, and having been born again many times, and having seen all things that exist, whether in this world or in the world below, has knowledge of them all . . . all enquiry and all learning is but recollection.
It is the artist's function not to copy but to synthesise: to eliminate from that gross confusion of actuality which is his raw material whatever is accidental, idle, irrelevant, and select for perpetuation that only which is appropriate and immortal.
William Ernest Henley
The Egyptians, by the concurrent testimony of antiquity, were among the first who taught that the soul was immortal.