Fear Quotes

As an athlete, when you least expect it, you may find yourself standing on the threshold of an accomplishment so monumental that it strikes fear into your soul. You must stand ready, at any moment, to face the unknown. You must be ready to walk boldly thru the wall of uncertainty.
John "The Penguin" Bingham, The courage to start
Never fear the want of business. A man who qualifies himself well for his calling, never fails of employment.
Thomas Jefferson

Martin luther king jr. - courage is the power of the mind to overcome fear....
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
Confidence comes not from always being right but from not fearing to be wrong.
Peter T. McIntyre
We will not be driven by fear into an age of unreason if we... remember that we are not descended from fearful men, not from men who feared to write, to speak, to associate and to defend causes which were, for the moment, unpopular.
Edward R. Murrow

Fear not that thy life shall come to an end, but rather fear that it shall never have a beginning.
John Henry Cardinal Newman
A child understands fear, and the hurt and hate it brings.
Antoine rivarol - man spends his life in reasoning on the past, in...
Better beans and bacon in peace than cakes and ale in fear.
Seneca - to see a man fearless in dangers. untainted with...
Fear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources of cruelty. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.
Bertrand Russell, Unpopular Essays (1950), "Outline of Intellectual Rubbish".
True success is overcoming the fear of being unsuccessful.
Paul Sweeney
I do not fear Satan half so much as I fear those who fear him.
Saint Teresa of Avila
Ignorance is the mother of fear.
Harry Homes
If you fear change, leave it here.
Unknown, Sign on a restaurant tip ja
Governing sense, mind and intellect, intent on liberation, free from desire, fear and anger, the sage is forever free.
Bhagavad Gita
We are taught to be ashamed of confusion, anger, fear and sadness, and to me they are of equal value as happiness excitement and inspiration.
Alanis Morissette
Where so many hours have been spent in convincing myself that I am right, is there not some reason to fear I may be wrong?
Jane Austen
Neither a man nor a crowd nor a nation can be trusted to act humanely or to think sanely under the influence of a great fear.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
Alexander Pope, (1712)
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself - - Nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance.
Richard Milhous Nixon
Dangers bring fears, and fears more dangers bring.
Richard Baxte
There will one day spring from the brain of science a machine or force so fearful in its potentialities, so absolutely terrifying, that even man, the fighter, who will dare torture and death in order to inflict torture and death, will be appalled, and so abandon war forever.
Thomas Alva Edison
I do not fear computers. I fear the lack of them.
Isaac Asimov
To fight fear, act. To increase fear - - wait, put off postpone.
David Joseph Schwartz
Fear less, hope more Whine less, breathe more.
Swedish Prove
Truth fears no questions.
Fear cannot be banished, but it can be calm and without panic and it can be mitigated by reason and evaluation.
Vannevar Bush
Keep your fears to yourself, but share your courage with others.
Robert Louis Stevenson
The optimist proclaims that we live in the best of all possible worlds; and the pessimist fears this is true.
James Branch Cabell, The Silver Stallion, 1926
Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind; the thief doth fear each bush an officer.
William Shakespeare
Fear makes us feel our humanity.
Benjamin Disraeli
No matter how hard you work for success if your thought is saturated with the fear of failure, it will kill your efforts, neutralize your endeavors and make success impossible.
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
Courage is not the absence of fear, but the conquest of it.
Author Unknown
The only real prison is fear, and the only real freedom is freedom from fear.
Aung San Suu Kyi
The fear of life is the favorite disease of the twentieth century.
William Lyon Phelps
None but a coward dares to boast that he has never known fear.
Ferdinand Foch
The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear. And the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown.
H. P. Lovecraft