Pride is an admission of weakness; it secretly fears all competition and dreads all rivals.
People living deeply have no fear of death.
Its better to burn out than fade away.
Each night, when I go to sleep, I die. And the next morning, when I wake up, I am reborn.
It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.
I do not see why man should not be just as cruel as nature
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 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.
Fear is not an unknown emotion to us.
If a man hasn't discovered something he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
Could any death be so horrible as birth? Or any decrepitude so awful as childhood in a happy united God-fearing family?
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.
No power so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as fear.
The fear of criticism is at the bottom of the destruction of most ideas which never reach the planning and action stage.
In Heaven, all the interesting people are missing.
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.
There is no hope unmingled with fear, and no fear unmingled with hope.
There is nothing to fear but fear itself.
A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.
The constant assertion of belief is an indication of fear.
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.