The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.
When you cease to make a contribution you begin to die.
I do not see why man should not be just as cruel as nature
Death, so called, is a thing which makes men weep, And yet a third of life is pass'd in sleep.
No power so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as fear.
A single death is a tragedy; a million deaths is a statistic.
It's stasis that kills you off in the end, not ambition.
If you don't know how to live, why wonder about death?
Absolute silence leads to sadness. It is the image of death.
One is never afraid of the unknown; one is afraid of the known coming to an end.
Death may be the greatest of all human blessings.
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.
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.
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.
Each night, when I go to sleep, I die. And the next morning, when I wake up, I am reborn.
I believe that every single event in life happens in an opportunity to choose love over fear.
A man who fears suffering is already suffering from what he fears.
Courage is not the absence of fear it is inspiring others to move beyond it.
For a man who has done his natural duty, death is as natural as sleep.
Fear is not an unknown emotion to us.
Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil.