"Nothing endears so much a friend as sorrow for his death. The pleasure of his company has not so powerful an influence."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."David Hume 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."David Hume 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."David Hume 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."David Hume 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."David Hume on Helen Keller
"This avidity alone, of acquiring goods and possessions for ourselves and our nearest friends, is insatiable, perpetual, universal, and directly destructive of society."
"Belief is nothing but a more vivid, lively, forcible, firm, steady conception of an object, than what the imagination alone is ever able to attain."
"Beauty in things exists in the mind which contemplates them."
"Beauty, whether moral or natural, is felt, more properly than perceived."
"Accuracy is, in every case, advantageous to beauty, and just reasoning to delicate sentiment. In vain would we exalt the one by depreciating the other."