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Eternalism reliefs death-anxiety

If there is a Cosmic Plan -- if I'm part of a greater whole (monism) -- I'm not afraid to die.

Reminds me of this quote:

“Man cannot endure his own littleness unless he can translate it into meaningfulness on the largest possible level.”

― Ernest Becker, The Denial of Death

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