"Loss and possession, death and life are one, There falls no shadow where there shines no sun."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Hilaire Belloc 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."Hilaire Belloc 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."Hilaire Belloc 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."Hilaire Belloc 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."Hilaire Belloc on Helen Keller
"Is there no Latin word for Tea? Upon my soul, if I had known that I would have let the vulgar stuff alone."
"When friendship disappears then there is a space left open to that awful loneliness of the outside world which is like the cold space between the planets. It is an air in which men perish utterly."
"When I am dead, I hope it may be said: His sins were scarlet, but his books were read."
"All men have an instinct for conflict: at least, all healthy men."
"I'm tired of love I'm still more tired of rhyme but money gives me pleasure all the time."