Death, so called, is a thing which makes men weep, And yet a third of life is pass'd in sleep.
Death makes angels of us all and gives us wings where we had shoulders smooth as ravens claws.
An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast; a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.
No power so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as fear.
A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.
We should never negotiate out of fear, but we should never fear to negotiate.
In Heaven, all the interesting people are missing.
When desire dies, fear is born.
Could any death be so horrible as birth? Or any decrepitude so awful as childhood in a happy united God-fearing family?
The fear of criticism is at the bottom of the destruction of most ideas which never reach the planning and action stage.
If a man hasn't discovered something he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
Pride is an admission of weakness; it secretly fears all competition and dreads all rivals.
A man who is not afraid is not aggressive, a man who has no sense of fear of any kind is really a free, a peaceful man.
People living deeply have no fear of death.
Death may be the greatest of all human blessings.
One is never afraid of the unknown; one is afraid of the known coming to an end.
Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don't know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings.
Where there is no freedom, there is death and destruction.
You can conquer almost any fear if you will only make up your mind to do so. For remember, fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
Don't give in to your fears. If you do, you won't be able to talk to your heart.
The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.