Fear Quotes

Gersonides - a peace that comes from fear and not from the...
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

To live a creative life, we must lose our fear of being wrong.
Joseph Chilton Pearce
Nothing is more despicable than respect based on fear.
Albert Camus
Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind; the thief doth fear each bush an officer.
William Shakespeare
The Fear of Death often proves Mortal, and sets People on Methods to save their Lives, which infallibly destroy them.
Joseph Addison

We cannot escape fear. We can only transform it into a companion that accompanies us on all our exciting adventures.
Susan Jeffers
Henry david thoreau, walden - petty fears and petty pleasures are but the...
Zora neale hurston - grab the broom of anger and drive off the beast...
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
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
Fear not a jest. If one throws salt at you, you will not be harmed unless you have sore places.
Latin Prove
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood.
Marie Curie
Love is what we were born with. Fear is what we learned here.
Marianne Williamson
Do the thing we fear, and death of fear is certain.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Look not mournfully into the Past. It comes not back again. Wisely improve the Present. In is thine. Go forth to meet the shadowy Future, without fear, and a manly heart.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
What is needed, rather than running away or controlling or suppressing or any other resistance, is understanding fear; that means, watch it, learn about it, come directly into contact with it. We are to learn about fear, not how to escape from it.
Jiddu Krishnamurti
Fear is a great motivator.
Art Bell
What a fearful object a long - Neglected duty gets to be.
Chauncey Wright
I have one great fear in my heart, that one day when they the whites of South Africa have turned to loving, they will find we the blacks are turned to hating.
Alan Stewart Paton
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
To use fear as the friend it is, we must retrain and reprogram ourselves... We must persistently and convincingly tell ourselves that the fear is here - - with its gift of energy and heightened awareness - - So we can do our best and learn the most in the new situation.
Peter McWilliams, Life 101
Let the fear of danger be a spur to prevent it he that fears not, gives advantage to the danger.
Francis Quarles
Do not fear death so much but rather the inadequate life.
Bertolt Brecht
If an injury has to be done to a man it should be so severe that his vengeance need not be feared.
Niccolo Machiavelli
I do not fear the inevitable death for it is certain. Instead I fear life for here anything is possible.
Mavette Sadile
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
When an individual fear or apathy passes by the unfortunate, life is of no account.
Haniel Long
Power does not corrupt. Fear corrupts, perhaps the fear of a loss of power.
John Ernst Steinbeck
Courage is one step ahead of fear.
Coleman Young
How many pessimists end up by desiring the things they fear, in order to prove that they are right?
Robert Mallet
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 live with fear and not be afraid is the final test of maturity.
Edward Weeks
Fear secretes acids; but love and trust are sweet juices.
Henry Ward Beeche
Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric.
Bertrand Russell
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
It is not these well - Fed long - Haired men that I fear, but the pale and the hungry - Looking.
Julius Caesar, from Plutarch, Lives
Those who have the command of the arms in a country are masters of the state, and have it in their power to make what revolutions they please. Thus, there is no end to observations on the difference between the measures likely to be pursued by a minister backed by a standing army, and those of a court awed by the fear of an armed people.
Aristotle
A show of daring oft conceals great fear.
Lucan