Many people would sooner die than think; In fact, they do so.
It's stasis that kills you off in the end, not ambition.
For a man who has done his natural duty, death is as natural as sleep.
Could any death be so horrible as birth? Or any decrepitude so awful as childhood in a happy united God-fearing family?
It is often said that before you die your life passes before your eyes. It is in fact true. It's called living.
The fear of criticism is at the bottom of the destruction of most ideas which never reach the planning and action stage.
If you are afraid of being lonely, don't try to be right.
If you die you're completely happy and your soul somewhere lives on. Im not afraid of dying. Total peace after death, becoming someone else is the best hope I've got.
In Heaven, all the interesting people are missing.
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.
Death and love are the two wings that bear the good man to heaven.
It is the job of thinking people not to be on the side of the executioners.
There is nothing to fear but fear itself.
Pride is an admission of weakness; it secretly fears all competition and dreads all rivals.
Courage is not the absence of fear it is inspiring others to move beyond it.
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.
If we have been pleased with life, we should not be displeased with death, since it comes from the hand of the same master.
He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the present controls the past.
I could die for you. But I couldn't, and wouldn't, live for you.
Fear not death for the sooner we die, the longer we shall be immortal.
No one really knows why they are alive until they know what they'd die for.