"Death is the ugly fact which Nature has to hide, and she hides it well."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Alexander Smith on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"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."Alexander Smith on Buddha
"The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead."Alexander Smith on Albert Einstein
"The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time."Alexander Smith on Mark Twain
"Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see."Alexander Smith on Helen Keller
"If you wish to make a man look noble, your best course is to kill him. What superiority he may have inherited from his race, what superiority nature may have personally gifted him with, comes out in death."
"The saddest thing that befalls a soul is when it loses faith in God and woman."
"How deeply seated in the human heart is the liking for gardens and gardening."
"Trifles make up the happiness or the misery of human life."
"Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition."