Fear Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Fear

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Most intellectual people do not believe in God, but they fear him just the same.
~By Wilhelm Reich ~


Never fear: Thank Home, and Poetry, and the Force behind both.
~By Wilfred Owen ~


I actually think there's a potential, a crazy potential, that network TV could become something valuable and worthwhile, just because of fear on the part of the networks.
~By Bob Odenkirk ~


Do what you fear and fear disappears.
~By David Joseph Schwartz ~


Courage is a mean with regard to fear and confidence.
~By Aristotle ~


Where fear is present, wisdom cannot be.
~By Lactantius ~


Most fear stems from sin; to limit one's sins, one must assuredly limit one's fear, thereby bringing more peace to one's spirit.
~By Marvin Gaye ~


It is not these well-fed long-haired men that I fear, but the pale and the hungry-looking.
~By Julius Caesar ~


Fear of death makes us devoid both of valour and religion. For want of valour is want of religious faith.
~By Mohandas Gandhi ~


It comes with faith, for with complete faith there is no fear of what faces you in life or death.
~By Jacqueline Cochran ~


Under the influence of fear, which always leads men to take a pessimistic view of things, they magnified their enemies' resources, and minimized their own.
~By Titus Livius ~


He killed his enemies because he was afraid they would kill him. Amin ordered entire tribes to be put to death, because he feared they would rebel.
~By Ryszard Kapuscinski ~


I fear God never showed mercy to one so vile as I.
~By David Brainerd ~


I knew that if the feat was accomplished it must be at a most fearful sacrifice of as brave and gallant soldiers as ever engaged in battle.
~By John B. Hood ~


It seemed that rebellion must have an unassailable base, something guarded not merely from attack, but from the fear of it: such a base as we had in the Red Sea Parts, the desert, or in the minds of the men we converted to our creed.
~By T. E. Lawrence ~


I think you're not a human being unless you have doubts and fears.
~By Mike Krzyzewski ~


Generosity during life is a very different thing from generosity in the hour of death; one proceeds from genuine liberality and benevolence, the other from pride or fear.
~By Horace Mann ~


You can believe that he was taught to love and respect all mankind - but to fear no man.
~By Wellington Mara ~


My main frustration is the fear of cancer from low dose radiation, even by radiologists.
~By John Cameron ~


Everyone believes very easily whatever they fear or desire.
~By Jean de La Fontaine ~


I would not fear nor wish my fate, but boldly say each night, tomorrow let my sun his beams display, or in clouds hide them; I have lived today.
~By Abraham Crowley ~


There is nothing an economist should fear so much as applause.
~By Herbert Marshall ~


I have my share of insecurities, hopes and fears.
~By Stephan Jenkins ~


My "fear" is my substance, and probably the best part of me.
~By Franz Kafka ~


If a man harbors any sort of fear, it percolates through all his thinking, damages his personality, makes him landlord to a ghost.
~By Lloyd C. Douglas ~


Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before.
~By Edgar Allan Poe ~


I cannot give a single concert at which I do not play one piece after the other in an agony of terror because my memory threatens to fail me. This fear torments me for days beforehand.
~By Clara Schumann ~


The optimist thinks this is the best of all possible worlds. The pessimist fears it is true.
~By J. Robert Oppenheimer ~


I had a fear of being alone.
~By Gloria Gaynor ~


When I go in front of an audience, I'll admit I sometimes have a certain amount of fear in me, because maybe the people are not going to accept what I'm doing today. That's bad for any artist, especially if what you're doing is not in line with what's happening today.
~By Jimmy Rushing ~


Courage is a peculiar kind of fear.
~By Charles Kennedy ~


Fear, born of that stern matron, Responsibility.
~By William McFee ~


Why are we so full of restraint? Why do we not give in all directions? Is it fear of losing ourselves? Until we do lose ourselves there is no hope of finding ourselves.
~By Henry Miller ~


The love scenes that worked, regardless of the director, were the ones where the actors weren't fearful. When somebody was fearful, you could see it right away. It takes you out of the story, and that's to be avoided at all costs.
~By Jennifer Beals ~


There is perhaps nothing so bad and so dangerous in life as fear.
~By Jawaharlal Nehru ~


All I wanted with that film was to represent the possibility that there might be normal people who are Muslim or Arab with the same fears, responsibilities, hopes.
~By Tony Shalhoub ~


When I like someone a lot, I get scared that I'll let them down. My fear of sucking is worst when I feel like someone thinks I'm good.
~By Casey Affleck ~


The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life; and the procedure , the process is its own reward.
~By Amelia Earhart ~


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.
~By Thomas A. Edison ~


The more I traveled the more I realized that fear makes strangers of people who should be friends.
~By Shirley MacLaine ~


Vertigo is the conflict between the fear of falling and the desire to fall.
~By Salman Rushdie ~


I think we too often make choices based on the safety of cynicism, and what we're lead to is a life not fully lived. Cynicism is fear, and it's worse than fear - it's active disengagement.
~By Ken Burns ~


A fearful man is always hearing things.
~By Sophocles ~


Fear is the foundation of safety.
~By Tertullian ~


Most of the time common stocks are subject to irrational and excessive price fluctuations in both directions as the consequence of the ingrained tendency of most people to speculate or gamble... to give way to hope, fear and greed.
~By Benjamin Graham ~


We must have an America in which White men and women can live and work, in their homes and in the streets of our cities, without fear.
~By George Lincoln Rockwell ~


To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.
~By Bertrand Russell ~


I'm intimidated by the fear of being average.
~By Taylor Swift ~


Most of us harbour a significant amount of subconscious fear about death, and act out of this fear in our daily lives.
~By Christy Turlington ~


I didn't want to be on the losing side. I was fed up with Jewish weakness, timidity and fear. I didn't want any more Jewish sentimentality and Jewish suffering. I was sickened by our sad songs.
~By Lionel Blue ~


I'm of a fearsome mind to throw my arms around every living librarian who crosses my path, on behalf of the souls they never knew they saved.
~By Barbara Kingsolver ~


Mine are the deep-seated fears established when we are children, and they never quite go away: the fear of being helpless, the fear of being trapped, the fear of being out of control.
~By Virginia C. Andrews ~


But with the right kind of coaching and determination you can accomplish anything and the biggest accomplishment that I feel I got from the film was overcoming that fear.
~By Reese Witherspoon ~


Ignorance breeds fear.
~By Mike Wilson ~


The terrorists are fighting freedom with all their cunning and cruelty because freedom is their greatest fear - and they should be afraid, because freedom is on the march.
~By George W. Bush ~


Only the contemptible fear contempt.
~By Francois de La Rochefoucauld ~


We manage the fear, I manage the fear, but it certainly takes its toll, the strain does.
~By Christiane Amanpour ~


A fear of the unknown keeps a lot of people from leaving bad situations.
~By Kathie Lee Gifford ~


Fear is a great motivator. Look at what 9-11 has accomplished - My god. It's slammed the economy, It's - I can't even begin to detail all it's actually done, other than bring down the buildings and hit the Pentagon. It's stunned the entire nation.
~By Art Bell ~


I think the thing that I most appreciate now is that stereotypes involving Jewish identity activate fears of persecution that exist in the present day.
~By Gregg Easterbrook ~


For me it's important to be in balance. To not let fear get in the way of things, to not worry so much about protecting yourself all the time.
~By John Frusciante ~


By action and reaction do we become strong or weak, according to the character of our thoughts and mental states. Fear is the deadly nightshade of the mind.
~By Edward Walker ~


There was just this amazing individuality. It's just a whole different world of optimism and fearlessness, women taking off their bras and dancing around naked, and a political hopefulness and involvement.
~By Jill Clayburgh ~


I hope that you will learn to take responsibility for your decisions. don't take counsel of your fears.
~By Thomas S. Monson ~


Black power can be clearly defined for those who do not attach the fears of white America to their questions about it.
~By Stokely Carmichael ~


I fear those big words which make us so unhappy.
~By James Joyce ~


I couldn't have come up with a better metaphor for my life and my internal conflict. It amazes me how quickly we can manifest our fears; not only had I created my 'I'm never satisfied, I'll drive her away' nightmare.
~By Kenny Loggins ~


You must not fear death, my lads; defy him, and you drive him into the enemy's ranks.
~By Napoleon Bonaparte ~


The Federal Government is exploiting public fear to redefine the relationship between the rulers and the American people.
~By James Bovard ~


That common cold of the male psyche, fear of commitment.
~By Richard Schickel ~


It was our view of the worst that could befall our people if they were taken captive. So, what was fascinating to me was that somehow it appears the techniques that we have feared most in the world would be used on our people, we are using on people in our custody.
~By Jane Mayer ~


I would sum up my fear about the future in one word: boring. And that's my one fear: that everything has happened; nothing exciting or new or interesting is ever going to happen again... the future is just going to be a vast, conforming suburb of the soul.
~By J. G. Ballard ~


Fear cannot be without hope nor hope without fear.
~By Baruch Spinoza ~


We must not fear daylight just because it almost always illuminates a miserable world.
~By Rene Magritte ~


God, make me so uncomfortable that I will do the very thing I fear.
~By Ruby Dee ~


In the cold, shivering twilight, preceding the daybreak of civilization, the dominating emotion of man was fear.
~By Paul Harris ~


I am convinced that it is not the fear of death, of our lives ending that haunts our sleep so much as the fear... that as far as the world is concerned, we might as well never have lived.
~By Harold Kushner ~


No work or love will flourish out of guilt, fear, or hollowness of heart, just as no valid plans for the future can be made by those who have no capacity for living now.
~By Alan Watts ~


Not a few other very eminent and scholarly men made the same request, urging that I should no longer through fear refuse to give out my work for the common benefit of students of Mathematics.
~By Nicolaus Copernicus ~


I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who has practiced one kick 10,000 times.
~By Bruce Lee ~


There is less danger in fearing too much than too little.
~By Francis Walsingham ~


In the ring, I never really knew fear.
~By Rocky Marciano ~


He who fears is literally delivered to destruction.
~By Howard Thurman ~


Necessity of action takes away the fear of the act, and makes bold resolution the favorite of fortune.
~By Francis Quarles ~


They who have conquered doubt and fear have conquered failure.
~By James Allen ~


Let us go forth with fear and courage and rage to save the world.
~By Grace Paley ~


We will be safer from terrorist attack only when we have earned the respect of all other nations instead of their fear, respect for our values and not merely our weapons.
~By Theodore C. Sorensen ~


Let us embrace Science and the new technologies unfettered, for it is these which will liberate mankind from the myth of god, and free us from our age old fears, from disease, death and the sweat of labor.
~By Claude Vorilhon ~


No one loves the man whom he fears.
~By Aristotle ~


Live daringly, boldly, fearlessly. Taste the relish to be found in competition - in having put forth the best within you.
~By Henry J. Kaiser ~


The meaning I picked, the one that changed my life: Overcome fear, behold wonder.
~By Richard Bach ~


I have been in Congress for more than a half century. I have lived through times of fear and times of hope. Of despair and of achievement. I have seen our government at its best, but today I fear that we see our government at its worst.
~By Robert Byrd ~


I'm a God-fearing man who worships with my heart and with my life.
~By Willie Stargell ~


We crucify ourselves between two thieves: regret for yesterday and fear of tomorrow.
~By Fulton Oursler ~


Face your fears and doubts, and new worlds will open to you.
~By Robert Kiyosaki ~


With the fearful strain that is on me night and day, if I did not laugh I should die.
~By Abraham Lincoln ~


I perceive two things in Scotland of the most fearful omen: ignorance of theological truth, and a readiness to pride themselves in and boast of it.
~By Edward Irving ~


This filing spike is a result of bad information being pushed on people, and then they file for bankruptcy out of fear.
~By Steve Bartlett ~


A tyrant must put on the appearance of uncommon devotion to religion. Subjects are less apprehensive of illegal treatment from a ruler whom they consider god-fearing and pious. On the other hand, they do less easily move against him, believing that he has the gods on his side.
~By Aristotle ~


The fear of being deceived is the vulgar version of the quest for Truth.
~By Emile M. Cioran ~

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