I'm not afraid to fail...I'm scared to death of dying and having the Lord say to me, 'Angelica, this is what you might have done had you trusted more.— Mother Angelica
Provocative Afraid Of Death quotations
Be not afraid of going slowly, Be afraid of standing still.
Atheism is a fairy story for people afraid of the Light.
If you know someone who has lost a child, and you're afraid to mention them because you think you might make them sad by reminding them that they died-you're not reminding them. They didn't forget they died. What you're reminding them of is that you remembered that they lived, and that is a great gift.
I hope to arrive to my death, late, in love and a little drunk.
When a free man dies, he loses the pleasure of life.
A slave loses his pain. Death is the only freedom a slave knows. That's why he's not afraid of it. That's why we'll win.
Don't be afraid of death so much as an inadequate life.
I'm not afraid of death but I am afraid of dying.
Pain can be alleviated by morphine but the pain of social ostracism cannot be taken away.
It's not the future that you're afraid of. It's repeating the past that makes you anxious.
Tell the image makers and magazine sellers and the plastic surgeons that you are not afraid. That what you fear the most is the death of imagination and originality and metaphor and passion. Then be bold and LOVE YOUR BODY. STOP FIXING IT. It was never broken.
Don't be afraid of death; be afraid of an unlived life. You don't have to live forever, you just have to live.
I have absolutely no fear of death. From my near-death research and my personal experiences, death is, in my judgment, simply a transition into another kind of reality.
Stop being afraid of what could go wrong, and start being excited of what could go right.
I'm not afraid of death because I don't believe in it.
It's just getting out of one car, and into another
Death was afraid of him because he had the heart of a lion.
After us they'll fly in hot air balloons, coat styles will change, perhaps they'll discover a sixth sense and cultivate it, but life will remain the same, a hard life full of secrets, but happy. And a thousand years from now man will still be sighing, "Oh! Life is so hard!" and will still, like now, be afraid of death and not want to die.
Be not afraid of going slowly, be afraid only of standing still.
It takes courage to love, but pain through love is the purifying fire which those who love generously know. We all know people who are so much afraid of pain that they shut themselves up like clams in a shell and, giving out nothing, receive nothing and therefore shrink until life is a mere living death.
Death is just a change in lifestyles.
I am not afraid of death, I just don't want to be there when it happens.
Don't be afraid of being outnumbered. Eagles fly alone. Pigeons flock together.
I’m not afraid of dying. Pieces of me die all the time.
If you are afraid of death, be afraid.
The point is to get with it, to let it take over - fear, ghosts, pains, transience, dissolution, and all. And then comes the hitherto unbelievable surprise; you don't die because you were never born. You had just forgotten who you are.
No one, at night, really believes he'll live forever.
Never apologize for being sensitive or emotional. Let this be a sign that you've got a big heart and aren't afraid to let others see it. Showing your emotions is a sign of strength.
One thing I knew about the novelist’s task: when in doubt, write;
when empty, write; when afraid, write. Nothing is more impenetrable than the blank page. The blank page is the void, the absence of sense and feeling, the white light of literary death.
To ignore death and to be afraid of it is dumb because everyone is going to face it at some point. If you look at death and the reality of it, you realise that we're all going to die, so let's use this time on Earth to be positive and do good things.
I am not afraid of death. What I am afraid of is that I will meet the Saviour and He will say, 'You could have done better'
Always do what you are afraid to do.
I am afraid. Not of life, or death, or nothingness, but of wasting it as if I had never been.
Death is close enough at hand so we do not need to be afraid of life.
If you die you're completely happy and your soul somewhere lives on.
I'm not afraid of dying. Total peace after death, becoming someone else is the best hope I've got.
If nothing saves us from death, may love at least save us from life.
I'm not afraid of dying I'm afraid of not trying
To love is to be afraid. You are frightened, deathly terrified, that something will happen to those you love. Think of the possibilities. Does your heart clench with each thought? That, my friend, is love. And love enslaves us all, for you cannot have love without fear.
It [horror genre] never dies. It just keeps getting reinvented and it always will. Horror is a universal language; we're all afraid. We're born afraid, we're all afraid of things: death, disfigurement, loss of a loved one. Everything that I'm afraid of, you're afraid of and vice versa. So everybody feels fear and suspense.
Be not afraid of growing slowly, be only afraid of standing still.
Do not be afraid of death. Be afraid of the half-lived life!
I'm not afraid of death, but I'm in no hurry to die. I have so much I want to do first.
It is not the rich man you should properly call happy, but him who knows how to use with wisdom the blessings of the gods, to endure hard poverty, and who fears dishonor worse than death, and is not afraid to die for cherished friends or fatherland.
Each time you read a book, a tree smiles knowing there's life after death.
People are reluctant to talk about old age and death because they are afraid of emotion, and they willingly avoid the things they feel most emotional about, though these are the very things they most need to talk about.
I'm not afraid of death. It's the stake one puts up in order to play the game of life.
one should be afraid of life, not of death.
Death is nothing to fear. It is only another dimension.
It is important that our relationship with farm animals is reciprocal.
We owe animals a decent life and a painless death. I have observed that the people who are completely out of touch with nature are the most afraid of death.