It is often said that before you die your life passes before your eyes. It is in fact true. It's called living.
Absolute silence leads to sadness. It is the image of death.
When desire dies, fear is born.
I'm the one that has to die when it's time for me to die, so let me live my life, the way I want to.
It is the job of thinking people not to be on the side of the executioners.
I could die for you. But I couldn't, and wouldn't, live for you.
Could any death be so horrible as birth? Or any decrepitude so awful as childhood in a happy united God-fearing family?
Fear not death for the sooner we die, the longer we shall be immortal.
No power so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as fear.
People living deeply have no fear of death.
Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.
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.
Fear is not an unknown emotion to us.
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.
Every man's life ends the same way. It is only the details of how he lived and how he died that distinguish one man from another.
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.
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.
All we have to fear is fear itself.
A single death is a tragedy; a million deaths is a statistic.