You can only be afraid of what you think you know.
Could any death be so horrible as birth? Or any decrepitude so awful as childhood in a happy united God-fearing family?
It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.
He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the present controls the past.
On the plus side, death is one of the few things that can be done just as easily lying down.
It is better to be feared than loved, if you cannot be both.
Character building begins in our infancy, and continues until death.
When you are grateful, fear disappears and abundance appears.
The fear of criticism is at the bottom of the destruction of most ideas which never reach the planning and action stage.
I could die for you. But I couldn't, and wouldn't, live for you.
It is the job of thinking people not to be on the side of the executioners.
Courage is not the absence of fear it is inspiring others to move beyond it.
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.
Death and love are the two wings that bear the good man to heaven.
For a man who has done his natural duty, death is as natural as sleep.
It's not that I'm afraid to die, I just don't want to be there when it happens.
A single death is a tragedy; a million deaths is a statistic.
We should never negotiate out of fear, but we should never fear to negotiate.
It's stasis that kills you off in the end, not ambition.
There is nothing to fear but fear itself.