Quotes / Immortality Seeker

"Do you fear death? Do you fear that dark abyss? All your deeds laid bare? All your sins punished? I can offer you... an escape."

"A promise of power, fulfilled! I will be... IMMORTAL!!"

Anything less than immortality is a complete waste of time
— Bender, Futurama

When we've been there ten thousand years
Bright shining as the sun
We've no less days
To sing God's praise
Than when we've first begun.
— Author unknown, commonly sung as the last verse of "Amazing Freaking Grace"

Hudson: Growing old terrifies you, doesn't it?
Xanatos: (not-quite convincingly) Nothing terrifies me! Because nothing is beyond my ability to change.
You don't cheat death. You whimper in fear of it.
Bruce Wayne to Ra's al Ghul, Batman Beyond

I have heard the whispered tales of immortality
The deepest mystery
From an ancient book, I took a clue
I scaled the frozen mountaintops of eastern lands unknown
Time and Man alone
Searching for the lost Xanadu
Rush, "Xanadu"

I don't want to achieve immortality through my works. I want to achieve immortality by not dying.

Impurity shall be our armour
Hate shall be our weapon
Immortality shall be our reward
— Chaos Space Marine creed, Warhammer 40,000

"Death is the Gods' crime."

Childeric: Die well, mother. Die long and slow.
Berengaria: You too, Childeric, when your time comes. [she is led away]
Childeric: But I will make sure that it never does. Your evil was for so little, mother, if it has to die with you. The legacy of my evil will be eternal.