Fear Quotes and Sayings
Fear is a darkroom where negatives develop.
Keep your fears to yourself; share your courage with others.
– Robert Louis Stevenson
Of all base passions, fear is the most accursed.
– William Shakespeare
A paranoid is someone who knows a little of what’s going on.
– William S. Burroughs
Fears are nothing more than states of mind.
– Napoleon Hill
He who fears something gives it power over him.
– Moorish Proverb
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
– Franklin D. Roosevelt
Fear is the mother of morality.
– Friedrich Nietzsche
No one loves the man whom he fears.
To suffering there is a limit; to fearing, none.
– Francis Bacon, Sr.
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
I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies, for the hardest victory is over self.
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.
The surest way to prevent war is not to fear it.
– John Randolph
If fear is cultivated, it will become stronger. If faith is cultivated, it will achieve mastery.
– John Paul Jones
He who fears being conquered is sure of defeat.
– Napoleon Bonaparte
We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.
Don’t fear failure so much that you refuse to try new things.
If you want to conquer fear, don’t sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.
– Dale Carnegie