Cowards die many times before their death

cowards die many times before their death(s)

People who constantly fear death feel the stress associated with it many times before actually dying. This phrase comes from Shakespeare's play Julius Caesar. It's really true that cowards die many times before their death—what would be a simple task for someone else causes me great anxiety.
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Cowards die many times before their death(s).

Prov. Cowards are often afraid that they are going to die, so that they often feel what it is like to die, while brave people only feel the fear of death when they are really about to die. (From Shakespeare's play, Julius Caesar.) Every time Nina went out alone, she was always afraid. Cowards die many times before their deaths.
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Arab NewsTwo reports from Pakistan reminded me of the famous Shakespearean line: "Cowards die many times before their death, the valiant never taste of death but once." The reports that reminded me of this quote were the deaths of Aitzaz Hassan, the teenager who confronted a suicide bomber (sadly of almost his age) and stopped him from entering his school premises wherein hundreds of students were gathered for the morning assembly.
"Cowards die many times before their deaths; the valiant never taste of death but once." - "Julius Caesar"
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Julius Caesar: Cowards die many times before their deaths.
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