Fear Quotes

Marcus aelius aurelius - it is not death that a man should fear, but he...
A child understands fear, and the hurt and hate it brings.
Epictetus

He who has been bitten by a snake fears a piece of string.
Persian Prove
Ignorance is the mother of fear.
Harry Homes
Philip dormer stanhope chesterfield - the heart never grows better by age i fear rather...
A good conscience fears no witness, but a guilty conscience is solicitous even in solitude. If we do nothing but what is honest, let all the world know it. But if otherwise, what does it signify to have nobody else know it, so long as I know it myself? Miserable is he who slights that witness.
Seneca

Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold.
Helen Kelle
Love is letting go of fear.
Gerald Jampolsky
The free man is he who does not fear to go to the end of his thought.
Leon Blum
When I hear music, I fear no danger. I am invulnerable. I see no foe. I am related to the earliest times, and to the latest.
Henry David Thoreau
Confront your fears, list them, get to know them, and only then will you be able to put them aside and move ahead.
Jerry Gillies
I do not fear Satan half so much as I fear those who fear him.
Saint Teresa of Avila
Do not fear death so much, but rather the inadequate life.
Bertolt Brecht, The Mother, 1932
Never, for fear of feeble man, restrain your witness.
Charles Haddon Spurgeon
We must dare to think unthinkable thoughts. We must learn to explore all the options and possibilities that confront us in a complex and rapidly changing world. We must learn to welcome and not to fear the voices of dissent. We must dare to think about unthinkable things because when things become unthinkable, thinking stops and action becomes mindless.
James W. Fulbright, March 27, 1964
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself - - Nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance.
Franklin D. Roosevelt, First Inaugural Address, Mar. 4, 1933
A threat is basically a means for establishing a bargaining position by inducing fear in the subject. When a threat is used, it should always be implied that the subject himself is to blame by using words such as You leave me no other choice but to...
CIA Manual
For the most part, fear is nothing but an illusion. When you share it with someone else, it tends to disappear.
Marilyn C. Barrick
I feel my immortality over sweep all pains, all tears, all time, all fears, - And peal, like the eternal thunders of the deep, into my ears, this truth, - Thou livest foreve.
George Gordon Byron
I hope that someday we will be able to put away our fears and prejudices and just laugh at people.
Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Hope and fear are inseparable. There is no hope without fear, nor any fear without hope.
La Rochefoucauld
Keep your fears to yourself, but share your inspiration with others.
Robert Louis Stevenson
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
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience by which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.
Eleanor Roosevelt
The dread of loneliness is greater than the fear of bondage, so we get married.
Cyril Connolly
I have gained this by philosophy: that I do without being commanded what others do only from fear of the law.
Aristotle, from Diogenes Laertius, Lives of Eminent Philosophers
When an individual fear or apathy passes by the unfortunate, life is of no account.
Haniel Long
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
Fear is that little darkroom where negatives are developed.
Michael Pritchard
A show of daring oft conceals great fear.
Lucan
If you are not afraid of the voices inside you, you will not fear the critics outside you.
Natalie Goldberg
Change has a considerable psychological impact on the human mind. To the fearful it is threatening because it means that things may get worse. To the hopeful it is encouraging because things may get better. To the confident it is inspiring because the challenge exists to make things better.
King Whitney Jr.
The fear of making permanent commitments can change the mutual love of husband and wife into two loves of self - Two loves existing side by side, until they end in separation.
Pope John Paul II
Men of genius are admired, men of wealth are envied, men of power are feared; but only men of character are trusted.
Author Unknown
Better beans and bacon in peace than cakes and ale in fear.
Aesop
As repressed sadists are supposed to become policemen or butchers so those with irrational fear of life become publishers.
Cyril Connolly
In all large corporations, there is a pervasive fear that someone, somewhere is having fun with a computer on company time. Networks help alleviate that fear.
John C. Dvorak
It is better to be feared than loved, if you cannot be both.
Niccolo Machiavelli
I do not fear the inevitable death for it is certain. Instead I fear life for here anything is possible.
Mavette Sadile
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood.
Marie Curie