Fear Quotes and Sayings - Page 5
Fear makes strangers of people who would be friends.
- Shirley MacLaine
Keep your fears to yourself; share your courage with others.
- Robert Louis Stevenson
Fear cuts deeper than swords.
- George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones
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
Don’t fear failure so much that you refuse to try new things.
Fears are nothing more than states of mind.
- Napoleon Hill
A paranoid is someone who knows a little of what’s going on.
- William S. Burroughs
Always do what you are afraid to do.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Fear is the mother of morality.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
If you want to conquer fear, don’t sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.
- Dale Carnegie
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.
There is a time to take counsel of your fears, and there is a time to never listen to any fear.
- George S. Patton
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt
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
You block your dream when you allow your fear to grow bigger than your faith.
- Mary Manin Morrissey
Try a thing you haven’t done three times. Once, to get over the fear of doing it. Twice, to learn how to do it. And a third time to figure out whether you like it or not.
- Virgil Thomson
He who fears being conquered is sure of defeat.
- Napoleon Bonaparte
Of all base passions, fear is the most accursed.
- William Shakespeare
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood.
- Marie Curie
You can discover what your enemy fears most by observing the means he uses to frighten you.
- Eric Hoffer
You gain strength, experience and confidence by every experience where you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing you cannot do.
- Eleanor Roosevelt
The fear of being laughed at makes cowards of us all.
- Mignon McLaughlin
Each time we face our fear, we gain strength, courage, and confidence in the doing.
In this world there is always danger for those who are afraid of it.— George Bernard Shaw
Everyone believes very easily whatever he fears or desires.
- Jean de La Fontaine