"It is possible to provide security against other ills, but as far as death is concerned, we men live in a city without walls."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Epicurus 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."Epicurus 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."Epicurus 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."Epicurus 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."Epicurus on Helen Keller
"The art of living well and the art of dying well are one."
"You don't develop courage by being happy in your relationships everyday. You develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity."
"Death does not concern us, because as long as we exist, death is not here. And when it does come, we no longer exist."
"It is better for you to be free of fear lying upon a pallet, than to have a golden couch and a rich table and be full of trouble."
"It is not so much our friends' help that helps us, as the confidence of their help."