"Action cures fear, inaction creates terror."
"A nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people."Douglas Horton on John F. Kennedy
"Pick the day. Enjoy it - to the hilt. The day as it comes. People as they come... The past, I think, has helped me appreciate the present - and I don't want to spoil any of it by fretting about the future."Douglas Horton on Audrey Hepburn
"I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death."Douglas Horton on Thomas Paine
"We fear violence less than our own feelings. Personal, private, solitary pain is more terrifying than what anyone else can inflict."Douglas Horton on Jim Morrison
"What is needed, rather than running away or controlling or suppressing or any other resistance, is understanding fear that means, watch it, learn about it, come directly into contact with it. We are to learn about fear, not how to escape from it."Douglas Horton on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Although it is generally known, I think it's about time to announce that I was born at a very early age."
"Beauty is variable, ugliness is constant."
"Change occurs in direct proportion to dissatisfaction, but dissatisfaction never changes."
"Death is the final wake-up call."
"As the fly bangs against the window attempting freedom while the door stands open, so we bang against death ignoring heaven."