"It is not death, it is dying that alarms me."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Michel de Montaigne 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."Michel de Montaigne 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."Michel de Montaigne 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."Michel de Montaigne 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."Michel de Montaigne on Helen Keller
"Age imprints more wrinkles in the mind than it does on the face."
"There is no pleasure to me without communication: there is not so much as a sprightly thought comes into my mind that it does not grieve me to have produced alone, and that I have no one to tell it to."
"My trade and art is to live."
"Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity."
"Let us permit nature to have her way. She understands her business better than we do."