Fear Quotes

Eric hoffe - you can discover what your enemy fears most by...
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

Until I feared I would lose it, I never loved to read. One does not love breathing.
Harper Lee
It is when power is wedded to chronic fear that it becomes formidable.
Eric Hoffer, The Passionate State of Mind, 1954
Just as courage imperils life, fear protects it.
Jewish Prove
We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot.
Eleanor Roosevelt

Curiosity will conquer fear even more than bravery will.
James Stephens
H. l. mencken - puritanism is the haunting fear that someone,...
Robert frost - i never dared to be radical when young for fear...
If you stand straight Do not fear a crooked shadow.
Chinese Prove
Fear is, I believe, a most effective tool in destroying the soul of an individual - - And the soul of a people.
Bertrand Russell
What I am actually saying is that we need to be willing to let our intuition guide us, and then be willing to follow that guidance directly and fearlessly.
Shakti Gawain
We promise according to our hopes and perform according to our fears.
Author Unknown
The one permanent emotion of the inferior man is fear - Fear of the unknown, the complex, the inexplicable. What he wants beyond everything else is safety.
H. L. Mencken
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 fear of death is more to be dreaded than death itself.
Publilius Syrus
The anvil fears no blows.
Romanian Prove
Ultimately we know deeply that the other side of fear is a freedom.
Marilyn Ferguson
How many pessimists end up by desiring the things they fear, in order to prove that they are right?
Robert Mallet
I steer my bark with hope in the head, leaving fear astern. My hopes indeed sometimes fail, but not oftener than the forebodings of the gloomy.
Thomas Jefferson
The fearless are merely fearless. People who act in spite of their fear are truly brave.
James A. LaFond - Lewis
The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.
Francis Bacon
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 much safer then to be loved.
Niccolo Machiavelli, The Prince
Fear makes us feel our humanity.
Benjamin Disraeli
Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace. The soul that knows it not, knows no release from little things Knows not the livid loneliness of fear.
Amelia Earhart
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 not to be feared.
David Ben - Gurion
Hate is the consequence of fear we fear something before we hate it a child who fears noises becomes a man who hates noise.
Cyril Connolly
He who has been bitten by a snake fears a piece of string.
Persian Prove
Fear grows out of the things we think it lives in our minds. Compassion grows out of the things we are, and lives in our hearts.
Barbara Garrison
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
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
Morpheus You have to let it all go, Neo. Fear, doubt, and disbelief. Free your mind.
Matrix, The
Men fear death as children fear to go in the dark; and as that natural fear in children is increased by tales, so is the other.
Sir Francis Bacon, "Of Death".
We confide in our strength, without boasting of it we respect that of others, without fearing it.
Thomas Jefferson
If an injury has to be done to a man it should be so severe that his vengeance need not be feared.
Niccolo Machiavelli
Governing sense, mind and intellect, intent on liberation, free from desire, fear and anger, the sage is forever free.
Bhagavad Gita
In obedience there is always fear, and fear darkens the mind.
J. Krishnamurti, Beginnings of Learning
All religions are founded on the fear of the many and the cleverness of the few.
Stendhal
Question with boldness even the existence of a God because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason, than that of blind - Folded fear.
Thomas Jefferson