One is never afraid of the unknown; one is afraid of the known coming to an end.
It's not that I'm afraid to die, I just don't want to be there when it happens.
I do not see why man should not be just as cruel as nature
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.
On the plus side, death is one of the few things that can be done just as easily lying down.
It is the cause, not the death, that makes the martyr.
Where there is no freedom, there is death and destruction.
A man who fears suffering is already suffering from what he fears.
He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the present controls the past.
We should never negotiate out of fear, but we should never fear to negotiate.
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.
When you cease to make a contribution you begin to die.
If you don't know how to live, why wonder about death?
If we have been pleased with life, we should not be displeased with death, since it comes from the hand of the same master.
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.
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.
The constant assertion of belief is an indication of fear.
It's stasis that kills you off in the end, not ambition.
There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.
All we have to fear is fear itself.
Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.