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400 Greatest Quotes About Fear


The worst of all deceptions is self-deception. Plato
The strength and power of despotism consists wholly in the fear of resistance. Thomas Paine
I have no fear of losing my life - if I have to save a koala or a crocodile or a kangaroo or a snake, mate, I will save it. Steve Irwin
For most of us, relationship with another is based on dependence, either economic or psychological. This dependence creates fear, breeds in us possessiveness, results in friction, suspicion, frustration. Jiddu Krishnamurti
In the Soviet army it takes more courage to retreat than advance. Joseph Stalin
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear. Mark Twain
The spiritual journey is the unlearning of fear and the acceptance of love. Marianne Williamson
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry. Edgar Allan Poe
Fear has only two causes: the thought of losing what you have or the thought of not getting what you want. Byron Katie
I'm generally known as a happy person, but years ago, I suffered from panic and anxiety. I've learned to manage the fear and pain. Goldie Hawn
I know what it's like to feel that fear and the need of affirmation and appreciation. To build confidence in yourself is the toughest thing. Shakira
Cherish those who seek the truth but beware of those who find it. Voltaire
I'm alone and outgunned, scared and inexperienced, but I'm right. John Grisham
Two things awe me most, the starry sky above me and the moral law within me. Immanuel Kant
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
It sounds funny, but my biggest fear is that I'm not perfect. I'm a perfectionist, and I get upset when things go wrong or when I don't do well. Nick Jonas
Teach me to live, that I may dread The grave as little as my bed. Teach me to die. Thomas Hardy
Fear is a manipulative emotion that can trick us into living a boring life. Donald Miller
I don't believe in fear - I live my life without regrets. Sean Combs
I put so much of myself out there and make myself so accessible that sometimes I fear I make myself too accessible. Halsey
I have not ceased being fearful, but I have ceased to let fear control me. Erica Jong
Fear is the destructive energy in man. It withers the mind, it distorts thought, it leads to all kinds of extraordinarily clever and subtle theories, absurd superstitions, dogmas, and beliefs. Jiddu Krishnamurti
How fortunate for governments that the people they administer don't think. Adolf Hitler
As we let our light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence actually liberates others. Marianne Williamson
Take everything you like seriously, except yourselves. Rudyard Kipling
We fear violence less than our own feelings. Personal, private, solitary pain is more terrifying than what anyone else can inflict. Jim Morrison
Do the thing you fear and the death of fear is certain. Ralph Waldo Emerson
Don't allow your mind to tell your heart what to do. The mind gives up easily. Paulo Coelho
The eagle has no fear of adversity. We need to be like the eagle and have a fearless spirit of a conqueror! Joyce Meyer
A man who is afraid will do anything. Jawaharlal Nehru
I probably don`t show fear, but I suffer from fear like everyone else. Steve Irwin
I have a wish. It as a fear as well - that in my end will be my beginning. Che Guevara
Simulated disorder postulates perfect discipline; simulated fear postulates courage; simulated weakness postulates strength. Lao Tzu
So fear helps me from making mistakes, but I make lot of mistakes. Steve Irwin
It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live. Marcus Aurelius
Never turn your back on fear. It should always be in front of you, like a thing that might have to be killed. Hunter S. Thompson
The people to fear are not those who disagree with you, but those who disagree with you and are too cowardly to let you know. Napoleon Bonaparte
Fears are nothing more than a state of mind. Napoleon Hill
How very little can be done under the spirit of fear. Florence Nightingale
I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence. Frederick Douglass
Fear is the path to the dark side. Fear leads to anger. Anger leads to hate. Hate leads to suffering. George Lucas
There are only 2 responses to the world, fear or love. Your life depends on which one you choose. Deepak Chopra
One who fears failure limits his activities. Henry Ford
Let nothing be done in your life, which will cause you fear if it becomes known to your neighbor. Epicurus