Re: Characterization of the Knight - Nolan and Bale's Bruce Wayne/Batman - Part 2
That line works as a thank you and farewell from Batman to Gordon and as a summation of Batman's mission considering it's the last line he ever has.
You do not fear death.
You think this makes you strong. It makes you weak.
How can you move faster than possible,
fight longer than possible,
without the most powerful impulse of the spirit:
The fear of death.