For a man who has done his natural duty, death is as natural as sleep.
You can only be afraid of what you think you know.
I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.
A man who fears suffering is already suffering from what he fears.
The fear of criticism is at the bottom of the destruction of most ideas which never reach the planning and action stage.
There is no hope unmingled with fear, and no fear unmingled with hope.
Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. And that no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dreams, because every second of the search is a second's encounter with God and with eternity.
It's not that I'm afraid to die, I just don't want to be there when it happens.
Courage is not the absence of fear it is inspiring others to move beyond it.
It is the job of thinking people not to be on the side of the executioners.
If you are afraid of being lonely, don't try to be right.
If you don't know how to live, why wonder about death?
No power so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as fear.
It is often said that before you die your life passes before your eyes. It is in fact true. It's called living.
One is never afraid of the unknown; one is afraid of the known coming to an end.
Death may be the greatest of all human blessings.
If we have been pleased with life, we should not be displeased with death, since it comes from the hand of the same master.
A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.
Fear not death for the sooner we die, the longer we shall be immortal.
If a man hasn't discovered something he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
No power is strong enough to be lasting if it labors under the weight of fear.