Fear Quotes

Roger caras - there are only three sins - causing pain, causing...
Time is: Too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear.
Henry van Dyke

The dread of loneliness is greater than the fear of bondage, so we get married.
Cyril Connolly
No one ever told me grief felt so much like fear.
C. S. Lewis
Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within.
James Baldwin
Confidence comes not from always being right but from not fearing to be wrong.
Peter T. McIntyre

The future does not belong to those who are content with today, apathetic toward common problems and their fellow man alike, timid and fearful in the face of bold projects and new ideas. Rather, it will belong to those who can blend passion, reason and courage in a personal commitment to the ideals of American society.
Robert Francis Kennedy
Caligula (gaius caesar) - let them hate us, as long as they fear us....
Solomon, king of israel, the bible proverbs 31: 30 - charm is deceptive and beauty is fleeting, but a...
With the fearful strain that is on me night and day, if I did not laugh I should die.
Abraham Lincoln
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - Not absence of fear. Except a creature be part coward it is not a compliment to say it is brave.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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
Only a brave person is willing to honestly admit, and fearlessly to face, what a sincere and logical mind discovers.
Rodan of Alexandria
He that fears your presence will hate you absence.
Thomas Fulle
He who reigns within himself and rules his passions, desires and fears is more than a King.
John Milton
He has not learned the lesson of life who does not every day surmount a fear.
Gaius Julius Caesa
I do not fear computers. I fear lack of them.
Isaac Asimov
Anger is a symptom, a way of cloaking and expressing feelings too awful to experience directly - - Hurt, bitterness, grief and, most of all, fear.
Joan Rivers
Just as courage imperils life, fear protects it.
Jewish Prove
Fear of things invisible in the natural seed of that which everyone in himself calleth religion.
Thomas Hobbes
I wake to sleep, and take my waking slow. I feel my fate in what I cannot fear. I learn by going where I have to go.
Theodore Roethke
We have, I fear, confused power with greatness.
Stewart L. Udall, commencement address, Dartmouth College, June 13, 1965
Let the fear of danger be a spur to prevent it he that fears not, gives advantage to the danger.
Francis Quarles
Courage is fear holding on a minute longer.
George S. Patton
I do not fear computers. I fear the lack of them.
Isaac Asimov
Our fear of death is like our fear that summer will be short, but when we have had our swing of pleasure, our fill of fruit, and our swelter of heat, we say we have had our day.
John Donne
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
Fear makes us feel our humanity.
Benjamin Disraeli
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
Perhaps the most important thing we can undertake toward the reduction of fear is to make it easier for people to accept themselves to like themselves.
Bonaro Overstreet
There is no feeling, except the extremes of fear and grief, that does not find relief in music.
George Eliot, The Mill on the Floss, 1860
It often requires more courage to dare to do right than to fear to do wrong.
Abraham Lincoln
Never, for fear of feeble man, restrain your witness.
Charles Haddon Spurgeon
Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind; the thief doth fear each bush an officer.
William Shakespeare
If you fear making anyone mad, then you ultimately probe for the lowest common denominator of human achievement.
James Earl Jimmy Carter, Jr.
Morpheus You have to let it all go, Neo. Fear, doubt, and disbelief. Free your mind.
Matrix, The
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
Fear is a journey, a terrible journey, but sorrow is at least an arriving.
Alan Paton, Cry the Beloved Country
May your service of love a beautiful thing want nothing else, fear nothing else and let love be free to become what love truly is.
Hadewijch of Antwerp