"All our knowledge merely helps us to die a more painful death than animals that know nothing."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Maurice Maeterlinck 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."Maurice Maeterlinck 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."Maurice Maeterlinck 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."Maurice Maeterlinck 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."Maurice Maeterlinck on Helen Keller
"We are never the same with others as when we are alone. We are different, even when we are in the dark with them."
"At every crossroads on the path that leads to the future, tradition has placed 10,000 men to guard the past."
"We possess only the happiness we are able to understand."
"An act of goodness is of itself an act of happiness. No reward coming after the event can compare with the sweet reward that went with it."
"Remember that happiness is as contagious as gloom. It should be the first duty of those who are happy to let others know of their gladness."