The measure of a man's life is how he copes with the terrible wall of fear.
The part that makes you unique is the bit people will like or fear, fall in love with, or try to avoid.
The worst sorrows in life are not in its losses and misfortunes, but its fears.
I've worn a dress at my wedding. I've worn 6-inch Louboutins. I've got no fear and no shame.
The greatest problem about old age is the fear that it may go on too long.
Fear of death has never played a large part in my consciousness - perhaps unimaginative of me.
I might be deceiving myself but I do not think that I do have an inordinate fear of death.
When Christians start thinking about Jesus, things start breaking down, they lose their faith. It's perfectly possible to go to church every Sunday and not ask any questions, just because you like it as a way of life. They fear that if they ask questions they'll lose their Christ, the very linchpin of their religion.
Unless India stands up to the world, no one will respect us. In this world, fear has no place. Only strength respects strength.
Even if you walk exactly the same route each time - as with a sonnet - the events along the route cannot be imagined to be the same from day to day, as the poet's health, sight, his anticipations, moods, fears, thoughts cannot be the same.