Where there is no freedom, there is death and destruction.
On the plus side, death is one of the few things that can be done just as easily lying down.
No power is strong enough to be lasting if it labors under the weight of fear.
Fear is not an unknown emotion to us.
There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.
It's stasis that kills you off in the end, not ambition.
There is no hope unmingled with fear, and no fear unmingled with hope.
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.
If we have been pleased with life, we should not be displeased with death, since it comes from the hand of the same master.
The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be.
It is the job of thinking people not to be on the side of the executioners.
Death is caused by swallowing small amounts of saliva over a long period of time.
It is better to be feared than loved, if you cannot be both.
It is the cause, not the death, that makes the martyr.
You can only be afraid of what you think you know.
Fear not death for the sooner we die, the longer we shall be immortal.
The constant assertion of belief is an indication of fear.
We should never negotiate out of fear, but we should never fear to negotiate.
Could any death be so horrible as birth? Or any decrepitude so awful as childhood in a happy united God-fearing family?
All we have to fear is fear itself.
In Heaven, all the interesting people are missing.