— Neale Donald Walsch American writer 1943
Fuente: Home with God: In a Life That Never Ends
— Henry David Thoreau 1817-1862 American poet, essayist, naturalist, and abolitionist 1817 - 1862
— Poul Anderson, libro Tau Zero
Fuente: Tau Zero (1970), Chapter 7 (p. 78)
— Charles Bukowski American writer 1920 - 1994
Fuente: You Get So Alone at Times That it Just Makes Sense
„The gnani is afraid of nothing. But he pities the man who is afraid. After all, to be born, to live and to die is natural. To be afraid is not. (…).“
— Nisargadatta Maharaj Indian guru 1897 - 1981
Fuente: I am That, P.183.
— Rita Mae Brown Novelist, poet, screenwriter, activist 1944
— Lu Xun Chinese novelist and essayist 1881 - 1936
Original: (zh-CN) 革命是要人生，不是要人死！
Fuente: 
— Dorothy Thompson American journalist and radio broadcaster 1893 - 1961
„When it's time to die, go ahead and die, and when it's time to live, live. Don't sort-of-maybe live, but live like you're going all out, like you're not afraid.“
— Sue Monk Kidd, libro The Secret Life of Bees
Fuente: The Secret Life of Bees (2002)
— Jean Anouilh, Roméo et Jeannette
Mourir, ce n'est rien. Commence donc par vivre. C'est moins drôle et c'est plus long.
Roméo et Jeannette (1946), Act 3.
„Don't be afraid; people are so afraid; don't be afraid to live in the raw wind, naked, alone… Learn at least this: What you are capable of. Let nothing stand in your way.“
— Tony Kushner American playwright and screenwriter 1956
Fuente: Angels in America, Part One: Millennium Approaches
— Marcus Manilius, Astronomica
Book IV, line 5.
Original: (la) Victuros agimus semper, nec vivimus unquam.
„What the matter, Zarek? You afraid to die? (Thanatos)
Dying’s easy. It’s living that’s hard. (Zarek)“
— Sherrilyn Kenyon, libro Dance with the Devil
Fuente: Dance with the Devil