Death is our eternal companion. It is always to our left, an arm's length behind us. Death is the only wise adviser that a warrior has. Whenever he feels that everything is going wrong and he's about to be annihilated,he can turn to his death and ask if that is so. His death will tell him that he is wrong, that nothing really matters outside its touch. His death will tell him, ?I haven't touched you yet.'
He who fears not death fears not a threat.
Grumbling is the death of love.
Art has two constant, two unending concerns: It always meditates on death and thus always creates life. All great, genuine art resembles and continues the Revelation of St John.
Fear of death increases in exact proportion to increase in wealth.
If I think more about death than some other people, it is probably because I love life more than they do.
Death is easier than a wretched life; and better never to have born than to live and fare badly.
Do the thing you fear most and the death of fear is certain.
The valiant never taste of death but once.
Death is one moment, and life is so many of them.
Death and love are the two wings that bear the good man to heaven.
The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.
Don't be afraid of death so much as an inadequate life.
Our life dreams the Utopia. Our death achieves the Ideal.
Marriage is the death of hope.
Death may be the greatest of all human blessings.
Sleep is good, death is better; but of course, the best thing would to have never been born at all.
On the plus side, death is one of the few things that can be done as easily lying down .
Death is not the worst that can happen to men.
The stroke of death is as a lover's pinch, which hurts and is desired.
I was court-martial in my absence, and sentenced to death in my absence, so I said they could shoot me in my absence.
Death is the golden key that opens the palace of eternity.
It is not death or pain that is to be dreaded, but the fear of pain or death.
To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life; foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent.
Let us beware of saying that death is the opposite of life. The living being is only a species of the dead, and a very rare species.