Fear Quotes

H. l. mencken - puritanism is the haunting fear that someone,...
The fearless are merely fearless. People who act in spite of their fear are truly brave.
James A. LaFond - Lewis

I will show you fear in a handful of dust.
T. S. Eliot
To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life are already three parts dead.
Bertrand Russell, Marriage and Morals (1929) ch. 19
To fear is one thing. To let fear grab you by the tail and swing you around is another.
Katherine Patterson, Jacob Have I Loved
To be feared is to fear: no one has been able to strike terror into others and at the same time enjoy peace of mind.
Seneca

I do not fear Satan half so much as I fear those who fear him.
Saint Teresa of Avila
David joseph schwartz - to fight fear, act. to increase fear - - wait,...
Marie ebner von eschenbach, aphorisms, 1905 - fear not those who argue but those who dodge....
The truth that many people never understand, until it is too late, is that the more you try to avoid suffering the more you suffer because smaller and more insignificant things begin to torture you in proportion to your fear of being hurt.
Thomas Merton
Fear less, hope more Whine less, breathe more.
Swedish Prove
To be feared is to fear no one has been able to strike terror into others and at the same time enjoy peace of mind.
Seneca
The moment we begin to fear the opinions of others and hesitate to tell the truth that is in us, and from motives of policy are silent when we should speak, the divine floods of light and life no longer flow into our souls.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton, 1890
To be feared is much safer then to be loved.
Niccolo Machiavelli, The Prince
Nothing in this world is to be feared... only understood.
Marie Curie
You are going to let the fear of poverty govern your life and your reward will be that you will eat, but you will not live.
George Bernard Shaw
Tis foolish to fear what you cannot avoid.
Publilius Syrus
Fear is a question: What are you afraid of, and why? Just as the seed of health is in illness, because illness contains information, your fears are a treasure house of self - Knowledge if you explore them.
Marilyn Ferguson
We cannot escape fear. We can only transform it into a companion that accompanies us on all our exciting adventures.
Susan Jeffers
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.... You must do the thing which you think you cannot do.
Eleanor Rosevelt
Fear not for the future, weep not for the past.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
To hate and to fear is to be psychologically ill... it is, in fact, the consuming illness of our time.
H. A. Overstreet
As I sit I see a dove And think of our deep, dear true love Think not about our future lives Except perhaps our growing size Keep all your thoughts alive, aglow, All will be well, no fear, I know
Unknown
Today the world changes so quickly that in growing up we take leave not just of youth but of the world we were young in... Fear and resentment of what is new is really a lament for the memories of our childhood.
Peter Medawa
The fear of making permanent commitments can change the mutual love of husband and wife into two loves of self - Two loves existing side by side, until they end in separation.
Pope John Paul II
The difference of race is one of the reasons why I fear war may always exist; because race implies difference, difference implies superiority, and superiority leads to predominance.
Benjamin Disraeli
The wise man in the storm prays God, not for safety from danger, but for deliverance from fear.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
When you can think of yesterday without regret and tomorrow without fear, you are near contentment.
Author Unknown
Do not fear to step into the unknown For where there is risk, there is also reward.
Lori Hard
Let the fear of danger be a spur to prevent it; he that fears not, gives advantage to the danger.
Francis Quarles
The people to fear are not those who disagree with you, but those who disagree with you and are too cowardly to let you know.
Joe Moore
What difference is there between us, save a restless dream that follows my soul but fears to come near you.
Kahlil Gibran
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - Not absence of fear.
Mark Twain
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.
Horace, Odes
The fear of death is more to be dreaded than death itself.
Publilius Syrus
For what are posessions but things we guard for fear we might need them tomorrow?
Kahlil Gibron, (book) The Profit
A child understands fear, and the hurt and hate it brings.
Epictetus
The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.
Francis Bacon
Since I do not foresee that atomic energy is to be a great boon for a long time, I have to say that for the present it is a menace. Perhaps it is well that it should be. It may intimidate the human race into bringing order into its international affairs, which, without the pressure of fear, it would not do.
Albert Einstein
Whatever it is, I fear Greeks even when they bring gifts.
Virgil, Aeneid