No power so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as fear.
One is never afraid of the unknown; one is afraid of the known coming to an end.
I do not see why man should not be just as cruel as nature
No one really knows why they are alive until they know what they'd die for.
He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the present controls the past.
A coward dies a thousand deaths... a soldier dies but once.
Courage is not the absence of fear it is inspiring others to move beyond it.
People living deeply have no fear of death.
We should never negotiate out of fear, but we should never fear to negotiate.
Where there is no freedom, there is death and destruction.
No power is strong enough to be lasting if it labors under the weight of fear.
A single death is a tragedy; a million deaths is a statistic.
Death may be the greatest of all human blessings.
Tell your friend that in his death, a part of you dies and goes with him. Wherever he goes, you also go. He will not be alone.
You can conquer almost any fear if you will only make up your mind to do so. For remember, fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
If a man hasn't discovered something he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
Death, so called, is a thing which makes men weep, And yet a third of life is pass'd in sleep.
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.
Life and death are one thread, the same line viewed from different sides.
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.
I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.