Fear Quotes

Murray edelman, _politics as symbolic action_, p. 1 - political history is largely an account of mass...
Whatever it is, I fear Greeks even when they bring gifts.
Virgil, Aeneid

It is much more secure to be feared than to be loved.
Niccolo Machiavelli
Who feels no ills, should, therefore, fear them; and when fortune smiles, be doubly cautious, lest destruction come remorseless on him, and he fall unpitied.
Sophocles
All religions are founded on the fear of the many and the cleverness of the few.
Stendhal
The fear of death is more to be dreaded than death itself.
Publilius Syrus

An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.
Buddha
John herschel glenn, jr. - humans always have fear of an unknown situation -...
Henry wadsworth longfellow - look not mournfully into the past. it comes not...
Fear cannot be banished, but it can be calm and without panic and it can be mitigated by reason and evaluation.
Vannevar Bush
It made our hair stand up in panic fear.
Sophocles, Oedipus at Colonus
He who fears something gives it power over him.
Moorish Prove
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence, it is force like fire, a troublesome servant and a fearful master. Never for a moment should it be left to irresponsible action.
George Washington
Do the thing we fear, and death of fear is certain.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Consult not your fears but your hopes and your dreams. Think not about your frustrations, but about your unfulfilled potential. Concern yourself not with what you tried and failed in, but with what it is still possible for you to do.
Pope John XXIII
Government is not reason; it is not eloquence; it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and a fearful master.
George Washington
The only thing I am afraid of is fear.
Arthur Wellesley Wellington
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Our doubts are traitors, And make us lose the good we oft might winBy fearing to attempt.
William Shakespeare
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
Wit is so shining a quality that everybody admires it most people aim at it, all people fear it, and few love it unless in themselves.
Lord Chesterfield
Cowards die many times before their deaths; The valiant never taste of death but once. Of all the wonders that I yet have heard, It seems to me most strange that men should fear; Seeing that death, a necessary end, Will come when it will come.
William Shakespeare, "Julius Caesar", Act 2 scene 2
Many that live deserve death. And some die that deserve life. Can you give it to them Then be not too eager to deal out death in the name of justice, fearing for your own safety. Even the wise cannot see all ends.
J. R. R. Tolkien
The further the spiritual evolution of mankind advances, the more certain it seems to me that the path to genuine religiosity does not lie through the fear of life, and the fear of death, and blind faith, but through striving after rational knowledge.
Albert Einstein
America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination, and unbeatable determination to do the job at hand.
Harry S Truman
Our repentance is not so much regret for the ill we have done as fear of the ill that may happen to us in consequence.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Do the thing you fear most and the death of fear is certain.
Mark Twain
Dangers bring fears, and fears more dangers bring.
Richard Baxte
Hatred of dishonesty generally arises from fear of being deceived.
Marquis de Vauvenargues
The doctor is to be feared more than the disease.
Latin Prove
People have a hard time letting go of their suffering. Out of a fear of the unknown, they prefer suffering that is familiar.
Thich Nhat Hanh
Fear not that thy life shall come to an end, But rather that it shall never have a beginning.
John Henry Newman
Fear is static that prevents me from hearing my intuition.
Hugh Prathe
Our instinctive emotions are those that we have inherited from a much more dangerous world, and contain, therefore, a larger portion of fear than they should.
Bertrand Russell
The optimist proclaims that we live in the best of all possible worlds and the pessimist fears this is true.
James Branch Cabell
A true friend knows your weaknesses but shows you your strengths; feels your fears but fortifies your faith; sees your anxieties but frees your spirit; recognizes your disabilities but emphasizes your possibilities.
William Arthur Ward
The root of fear is the death of yourself or someone you care about, but this will inevitably happen since we are only mortal, so why fea.
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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.
Roosevelt, Eleano
So full of artless jealousy is guilt, It spills itself in fearing to be spilt.
William Shakespeare
Fear is nothing except a drain of energy and Not a power unto itself. Trust in yourself, For therein lies the true power.
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