Fear Quotes

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We have, I fear, confused power with greatness.
Stewart Udall

Sacred religion! Mother of Form and Fear!
Samuel Daniel

Tis foolish to fear what you cannot avoid.
Publilius Syrus

The competitor to be feared is one who never bothers about you at all, but goes on making his own business better all the time.
Henry Ford

My worst fears were confirmed as Thierry and I sat in the centre circle after the final whistle. His name was sung from the rooftops, while my contribution was recognised by a deafening silence. It was like I was the invisible man
Ashley Cole

Fear is my vessel, when I frown he flies;
A hundred times in life a coward dies
John Marston

Central Africans are free to express their opinions without fear of imprisonment.
Francois Bozize

Never take counsel of your fears.
Andrew Jackson

I know I can handle anything and I don't have a lot of fear.
Antonio Fargas

Fear is the dark room where the Devil develops his negatives.
Gary Busey

He doesn't know the meaning of the word fear, but then again he doesn't know the meaning of most words.
Bobby Bowden

Now, there is always a tremendous fear of science and progressing forward into areas of the unknown and it is a valid fear. Some of the genetic alterations of food are a little edgy
Nick Nolte

If I die a violent death, as some fear and a few are plotting, I know that the violence will be in the thought and the action of the assassins, not in my dying.
Indira Gandhi

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.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

And without fear the lawless roads Ran wrong through all the land.
Edwin Muir

The most drastic, and usually the most effective remedy for fear is direct action.
William Burnham

We had to borrow Bolton Wanderers' team coach, we stayed at a Fawlty Towers hotel and the kick-off was delayed half an hour by a faulty fire alarm. I feared it wasn't our day.
Paul Jewell

You can conquer almost any fear if you will only make up your mind to do so. For remember, fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
Dale Carnegie

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 hope that the art of word play and people's greater verbal dexterity is not yet dead but I fear, alas, that this may be the way things go in the future.
Johnny Hart

There are very few monsters who warrant the fear we have of them.
André Gide

There is a time to take counsel of your fears, and there is a time to never listen to any fear.
George Patton

We fear things in proportion to our ignorance of them.
Christian Nestell Bovee

Fear makes men believe the worst.
Quintus Curtius Rufus

If you know the enemy and know yourself you need not fear the results of a hundred battles.
Sun Tzu

Don't let the fear of striking out hold you back.
Babe Ruth

Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood.
Marie Curie

For fools rush in where angels fear to tread (An Essay on Criticism)
Alexander Pope

Nothing gives a fearful man more courage than another's fear.
Umberto Eco

The surest way to prevent war is not to fear it.
John Randolph

Learn the art of patience. Apply discipline to your thoughts when they become anxious over the outcome of a goal. Impatience breeds anxiety, fear, discouragement and
Brian Adams

I think we have to own the fears that we have of each other, and then, in some practical way, some daily way, figure out how to see people differently than the way we were brought up to.
Alice Walker

Let the fear of a danger be a spur to prevent it; he that fears not, gives advantage to the danger.
Benjamin Disraeli

It appears that my worst fears have been realised: we have made progress in everything yet nothing has changed.
Derrick Bell

People fear death even more than pain. It's strange that they fear death. Life hurts a lot more than death. At the point of death, the pain is over.
Jim Morrison

Fear accomplishes much in love. The husband of the Middle Ages was loved by his wife for his very severity. The bride of William the Conqueror, having been beaten by him, recognized him by this token for her lord and husband
Jules Michelet

There is no hope unmingled with fear, and no fear unmingled with hope.
Benedict Spinoza

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 no to be feared.
David Ben-Gurion

Discipline is simply the art of making the soldiers fear their officers more than the enemy.
Claude Arien Helvetius

Thinking will not overcome fear but action will.
W Clement Stone

Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold.
Helen Keller

My biggest fear is that I'll fall over in the middle of a live routine, or that I'll forget what I'm supposed to be doing. That would be terrible.
Jan Ravens

When the will defies fear, when duty throws the gauntlet down to fate, when honour scorns to compromise with death - that is heroism.
Robert G Ingersoll

Men! The only animal in the world to fear.
D H Lawrence

America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand.
Harry S Truman

Everytime I say something they find hard to hear, they chalk it up to my anger, and never to their own fear.
Ani Difranco

A man feared that he might find an assassin; Another that he might find a victim. One was wiser than the other.
Stephan Crane

One had to take some action against fear when once it laid hold of one.
Rainer Maria Rilke

Every man, through fear, mugs his aspirations a dozen times a day.
Brendan Francis Behan

Don't fear failure so much that you refuse to try new things.
Louis Boone

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