Fear Quotes and Sayings
The scariest moment is always just before you start.
- Stephen King
No one is afraid of heights, they are afraid of the fall.
No one is afraid to play, they are afraid to lose.
No one is afraid of the dark, they are afraid of what’s in it.
Don’t let the fear of striking out keep you away from playing the game.
Fear is the thought of admitted inferiority.
- Elbert Hubbard
Always chase your dreams instead of running from your fears.
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
Fear is a darkroom where negatives develop.
To fear is one thing. To let fear grab you by the tail and swing you around is another.
- Katherine Paterson
Get the facts first, THEN panic.
Keep your fears to yourself; share your courage with others.
- Robert Louis Stevenson
Being scared to do something, and doing it anyways is what makes you strong.
A paranoid is someone who knows a little of what’s going on.
- William S. Burroughs
Fear is the mother of morality.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
Respect Everyone, Fear No one.
- Roger Federer
To suffering there is a limit; to fearing, none.
- Francis Bacon, Sr.
He who fears something gives it power over him.
- Moorish Proverb
There are two kinds of fears: rational and irrational- or in simpler terms, fears that make sense and fears that don’t.
- Lemony Snicket
Take risks and conquer your fears.
Every time you win, it diminishes the fear a little bit. You never really cancel the fear of losing; you keep challenging it.
- Arthur Ashe
The things you fear are undefeatable, not by their nature, but by your approach.
- Jewel Kilcher
Of all base passions, fear is the most accursed.
- William Shakespeare
Risk everything, fear nothing, have no regrets.
Don’t fear failure so much that you refuse to try new things.
If fear is cultivated, it will become stronger. If faith is cultivated, it will achieve mastery.
- John Paul Jones
There are very few monsters who warrant the fear we have of them.
- Andre Gide