Fear Quotes and Sayings
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
Everything you want is on the other side of fear.
Do one thing every day that scares you.
– Eleanor Roosevelt
There are very few monsters who warrant the fear we have of them.
– Andre Gide
You block your dream when you allow your fear to grow bigger than your faith.
– Mary Manin Morrissey
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood.
– Marie Curie
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
Take every chance. Drop every fear.
Worry looks around, fear looks back, faith looks up, guilt looks down, but I look forward.
Being scared to do something, and doing it anyways is what makes you strong.
Fear is the lengthened shadow of ignorance.
– Arnold H. Glasgow