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Do you consider death important for life?

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Adelleda, Apr 29, 2009.

  1. Adelleda


    Apr 19, 2009
    Mexico City.
    Lets have some philosophical discussion :)

    Yes? no? why?
  2. Marlat


    Sep 17, 2002
    London UK
    Yes, causing someones death is one way of getting life imprisonment.
  3. If nothing died, we would quickly surpass the planets carrying capacity, which would probably result in the extinction of most large animals. So: yes. Next question please.
  4. Korladis

    Korladis Banned Supporting Member

    Life's time limit makes our moments more precious. I would think that being immortal would get boring.
  5. Hi.

    This may sound like a quote, and in a way it is ;).

    In order to appreciate life, we have to have a limited life.

  6. BassChuck

    BassChuck Supporting Member

    Nov 15, 2005
    It's our concept of the death (and by extention 'after-death') that frames the context of our lives.
  7. Bocete

    Bocete My E string is 36 1/4" long

    Sep 30, 2006
    Not unless you could do water slides while eating icecream.
  8. I see death as a balance to life....like TOOL said...we would destroy this planet in a heartbeat if it weren't for death
  9. machine gewehr

    machine gewehr

    Sep 17, 2005
    Its taking a bit longer then a heartbeat isn't it.;)
  10. Bruce Lindfield

    Bruce Lindfield Unprofessional TalkBass Contributor Gold Supporting Member In Memoriam

    If nothing died we would be knee-deep in dinosaurs,woolly mammoths etc.

    If nothing died then there would be no evolution.

    It is crucial to the concept of evolution that those who don't evolve die off.
  11. Phalex

    Phalex Semper Gumby Supporting Member

    Oct 3, 2006
    G.R. MI
    Without death I would be doomed to post on TB for eternity.

    C'mon death!!
  12. Allie had very red hair. I'll tell you how much red. I started playing golf when I was about ten. One summer when I was about twelve I was there just teeing balls and I felt that if I suddenly turned around I would see Allie standing there... sure enough he was, he was just standing there watching me tee off on his bike behind the fence about a hundred and fifty yards from where I was. That's how red his hair was.
  13. Mark Wilson

    Mark Wilson Supporting Member

    Jan 12, 2005
    Toronto, Ontario
    Endorsing Artist: Elixir® Strings
    All good things come to and end eventually.
  14. Jerose


    Nov 28, 2005
    Syracuse, NY
    Momma always said dyin' was a part of life. I sure wish it wasn't.
  15. Joe Gress

    Joe Gress

    Dec 22, 2005
    Pueblo, CO
    Yup. People die and leave money and space for the living. (sometimes bills too. Which are a definite part of life)
  16. mkrtu9


    Mar 2, 2006
    just think of our unemployment rate if no one ever died. However I think the OP might be talking about understanding death is important to life. Atleast that is how I read it to begin with.
  17. absolutely. Where I come from, life on this earth preparing for an ultimate demise, and that death isn't end.
  18. It bears repeating.
  19. MakiSupaStar

    MakiSupaStar The Lowdown Diggler

    Apr 12, 2006
    Huntington Beach, CA
    Look at Wilser folks! He's busting out some win. :D
  20. Nothing made sense until I read about allie's red hair.

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