"Men should be bewailed at their birth, and not at their death."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Charles de Montesquieu 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."Charles de Montesquieu 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."Charles de Montesquieu 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."Charles de Montesquieu 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."Charles de Montesquieu on Helen Keller
"It is not the young people that degenerate they are not spoiled till those of mature age are already sunk into corruption."
"We should weep for men at their birth, not at their death."
"I have never known any distress that an hour's reading did not relieve."
"There is no nation so powerful, as the one that obeys its laws not from principals of fear or reason, but from passion."
"Friendship is an arrangement by which we undertake to exchange small favors for big ones."