There is no hope unmingled with fear, and no fear unmingled with hope.
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.
Could any death be so horrible as birth? Or any decrepitude so awful as childhood in a happy united God-fearing family?
A man who fears suffering is already suffering from what he fears.
When you cease to make a contribution you begin to die.
If you don't know how to live, why wonder about death?
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.
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.
Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.
It is the job of thinking people not to be on the side of the executioners.
If we have been pleased with life, we should not be displeased with death, since it comes from the hand of the same master.
All we have to fear is fear itself.
I do not see why man should not be just as cruel as nature
I'm the one that has to die when it's time for me to die, so let me live my life, the way I want to.
It's not that I'm afraid to die, I just don't want to be there when it happens.
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.
I could die for you. But I couldn't, and wouldn't, live for you.
He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the present controls the past.
Pride is an admission of weakness; it secretly fears all competition and dreads all rivals.
There is nothing to fear but fear itself.
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.