It is the job of thinking people not to be on the side of the executioners.
Courage is not the absence of fear it is inspiring others to move beyond it.
All we have to fear is fear itself.
When you cease to make a contribution you begin to die.
One is never afraid of the unknown; one is afraid of the known coming to an end.
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.
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.
No power so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as fear.
The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.
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.
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.
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.
Don't give in to your fears. If you do, you won't be able to talk to your heart.
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.
Its better to burn out than fade away.
The fear of criticism is at the bottom of the destruction of most ideas which never reach the planning and action stage.
It is the cause, not the death, that makes the martyr.
Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.
On the plus side, death is one of the few things that can be done just as easily lying down.
Death makes angels of us all and gives us wings where we had shoulders smooth as ravens claws.