"I put for the general inclination of all mankind, a perpetual and restless desire of power after power, that ceaseth only in death."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Thomas Hobbes 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."Thomas Hobbes 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."Thomas Hobbes 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."Thomas Hobbes 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."Thomas Hobbes on Helen Keller
"The flesh endures the storms of the present alone the mind, those of the past and future as well as the present. Gluttony is a lust of the mind."
"The disembodied spirit is immortal there is nothing of it that can grow old or die. But the embodied spirit sees death on the horizon as soon as its day dawns."
"Prudence is but experience, which equal time, equally bestows on all men, in those things they equally apply themselves unto."
"There is no such thing as perpetual tranquillity of mind while we live here because life itself is but motion, and can never be without desire, nor without fear, no more than without sense."
"Fear of things invisible in the natural seed of that which everyone in himself calleth religion."