"In my solitude I have pondered much on the incomprehensible subjects of space, eternity, life and death."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Alfred Russel Wallace 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."Alfred Russel Wallace 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."Alfred Russel Wallace 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."Alfred Russel Wallace 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."Alfred Russel Wallace on Helen Keller
"If this is not done, future ages will certainly look back upon us as a people so immersed in the pursuit of wealth as to be blind to higher considerations."
"What we need are not prohibitory marriage laws, but a reformed society, an educated public opinion which will teach individual duty in these matters."
"Civilisation has ever accompanied emigration and conquest - the conflict of opinion, of religion, or of race."
"I am thankful I can see much to admire in all religions."