"Death never takes the wise man by surprise, he is always ready to go."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Jean de La Fontaine 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."Jean de La Fontaine 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."Jean de La Fontaine 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."Jean de La Fontaine 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."Jean de La Fontaine on Helen Keller
"By the work one knows the workman."
"It is impossible to please all the world and one's father."
"Everyone has his faults which he continually repeats: neither fear nor shame can cure them."
"Everyone believes very easily whatever they fear or desire."
"The strongest passion is fear."