"The fear of death often proves mortal, and sets people on methods to save their Lives, which infallibly destroy them."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Joseph Addison 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."Joseph Addison 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."Joseph Addison 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."Joseph Addison 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."Joseph Addison on Helen Keller
"The stars shall fade away, the sun himself Grow dim with age, and nature sink in years, But thou shalt flourish in immortal youth, Unhurt amidst the wars of elements, The wrecks of matter, and the crush of worlds."
"Young men soon give, and soon forget, affronts old age is slow in both."
"It is folly for an eminent man to think of escaping censure, and a weakness to be affected with it. All the illustrious persons of antiquity, and indeed of every age in the world, have passed through this fiery persecution."
"There is nothing that makes its way more directly into the soul than beauty."
"Cheerfulness is the best promoter of health and is as friendly to the mind as to the body."