Fear Quotes

Titus livius - we fear things in proportion to our ignorance of...
To fight fear, act. To increase fear - - wait, put off postpone.
David Joseph Schwartz

Time is: Too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear.
Henry van Dyke
What difference is there between us, save a restless dream that follows my soul but fears to come near you.
Kahlil Gibran
Keep your fears to yourself, but share your inspiration with others.
Robert Louis Stevenson
One ought to seek out virtue for its own sake, without being influenced by fear or hope, or by any external influence. Moreover, that in that does happiness consist.
Diogenes Laertius, Zeno

Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold.
Helen Kelle
Isoroku yamamoto, after pearl harbor, japanese admiral - i fear all we have done is to awaken a sleeping...
Aung san suu kyi - the only real prison is fear, and the only real...
I will show you fear in a handful of dust.
T. S. Eliot
Power does not corrupt. Fear corrupts, perhaps the fear of a loss of power.
John Ernst Steinbeck
Ultimately we know deeply that the other side of every fear is a freedom.
Marilyn Ferguson
Learn the art of patience. Apply discipline to your thoughts when they become anxious over the outcome of a goal. Impatience breeds anxiety, fear, discouragement and failure. Patience creates confidence, decisiveness, and a rational outlook, which eventually leads to success.
Brian Adams
If nations could overcome the mutual fear and distrust whose somber shadow is now thrown over the world, and could meet with confidence and good will to settle their possible differences, they would easily be able to establish a lasting peace.
Fridjof Nansen
There are two levers for moving men interest and fear.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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
When an individual fear or apathy passes by the unfortunate, life is of no account.
Haniel Long
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
Fear is the tax that conscience pays to guilt.
George Sewell
Man spends his life in reasoning on the past, in complaining of the present, in fearing future.
Antoine Rivarol
We must laugh before we are happy, for fear we die before we laugh at all.
Jean de La Bruyere
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
Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric.
Bertrand Russell
Never take counsel of your fears.
General Thomas Jonathon Stonewall Jackson
Courage is knowing what not to fear.
Plato
Security is mostly superstition. It does not exist in nature Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold.
Hellen Kelle
Once a government is committed to the principle of silencing the voice of opposition, it has only one way to go, and that is down the path of increasingly repressive measures, until it becomes a source of terror to all its citizens and creates a country where everyone lives in fear.
Harry S Truman, August 8, 1950
For most men the love of justice is only the fear of suffering injustice.
La Rochefoucauld
Courage is a special kind of knowledge the knowledge of how to fear what ought to be feared and how not to fear what ought no to be feared.
David Ben - Gurion
He who reigns within himself and rules his passions, desires, and fears is more than a king.
John Milton
If an injury has to be done to a man it should be so severe that his vengeance need not be feared.
Niccolo Machiavelli
Fear is, I believe, a most effective tool in destroying the soul of an individual - - And the soul of a people.
Bertrand Russell
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
Courage is fear holding on a minute longer.
George S. Patton
The anvil fears no blows.
Romanian Prove
Puritanism is the haunting fear that someone, somewhere, may be happy.
H. L. Mencken
Whatever it is, I fear Greeks even when they bring gifts.
Virgil, Aeneid
Governing sense, mind and intellect, intent on liberation, free from desire, fear and anger, the sage is forever free.
Bhagavad Gita
If Christ Jesus be the periode, the end and the lodging - Home at the end of your journey, there is no fear ye go to a friend... ye may look death in the face with joy.
Samual Rutherford
Porque el miedo, sin ser Dios, suele hacer algo de nada. Fear can, though it is not God, create something from nothing.
Caspar de Aguila