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  1. Oct 2019
    1. , Whether 'tis nobler in the mind to suffer The slings and arrows of outrageous fortune, Or to take arms against a sea of troubles, And by opposing end them? To die: to sleep; No more; and by a sleep to say we end The heart-ache and the thousand natural shocks That flesh is heir to, 'tis a consummation Devoutly to be wish'd. To die, to sleep; To sleep: perchance to dream: ay, there's the rub; For in that sleep of death what dreams may come When we have shuffled off this mortal coil, Must give us pause: there's the respect That makes calamity of so long life;

      There is no peace in death because even death in inside Being. There is no such thing as nothingness. Cf Sartre, La Nausée. Heidegger seems to quote Hamlet at the beginning of his Introduction to metaphysics