Fear Quotes And Sayings


Fear Quotes And Sayings

Here is a collection of fear quotes and sayings from various authors, celebrities, famous persons, and other sources compiled by allinspiration.com for you to read and enjoy.

“I have learned the novice can often see things that the expert overlooks.”
– Abraham Maslow

“Be brave enough to live creatively…. You have to leave the city of your comfort and go into the wilderness of your intuition. What you will discover will be wonderful. What you will discover will be yourself. ”
– Alan Alda

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is  more important than fear. ”
– Ambrose Redmoon

People living deeply have no fear of death.”
– Anais Nin

“The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be and that God wishes to see people happy, amidst the simple beauty of nature.”
– Anne Frank

“Fear isn’t an excuse to come to a standstill. It’s the impetus to step up and strike. ”
– Arthur Ashe

“Fear is not the natural state of civilized people.”
– Aung San Suu Kyi

“It is not power that corrupts but fear. Fear of losing power corrupts those who wield it and fear of the scourge of power corrupts those who are subject to it.”
– Aung San Suu Kyi

“That is the true genius of America, a faith in the simple dreams of its people, the insistence on small miracles. That we can say what we think, write what we think, without hearing a sudden knock on the door. That we can have an idea and start our own business without paying a bribe or hearing a sudden knock on the door. That we can participate in the political process without fear of retribution, and that our votes will be counted…”
– Barack Obama

“Most of the time common stocks are subject to irrational and excessive price fluctuations in both directions as the consequence of the ingrained tendency of most people to speculate or gamble… to give way to hope, fear and greed.”
– Benjamin Graham

“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

“If we let things terrify us, life will not be worth living.”
– Bertrand Russell

“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

“Collective fear stimulates herd instinct, and tends to produce ferocity toward those who are not regarded as members of the herd.”
– Bertrand Russell

“Decide that you want it more than you are afraid of it. ”
– Bill Cosby

“I accept chaos. I am not sure whether it accepts me. I know some people are terrified of the bomb. But then some people are terrified to be seen carrying a modern screen magazine. Experience teaches us that silence terrifies people the most.”
– Bob Dylan

“Perhaps the most important thing we can undertake toward the reduction of fear is to make it easier for people to accept themselves, to like themselves.”
– Bonaro W. Overstreet

“Many of our fears are tissue-paper-thin, and a single courageous step would carry us clear through them.  ”
– Brendan Francis

“The worse it gets, the better it will feel when it stops sucking.”
– Brian Germain

“A man goes to knowledge as he goes to war, wide awake, with fear, with respect, and with absolute assurance. Going to knowledge or going to war in any other manner is a mistake, and whoever makes it will live to regret his steps.”
– Carlos Castaned

“A thing may be dreaded as long as it has not overtaken you.”
– Chanakya

“In spite of your fear, do what you have to do.”
– Chin-Ning Chu

“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

“Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy. ”
– Dale Carnegie 

“Willpower is the key to success. Successful people strive no matter what they feel by applying their will to overcome apathy, doubt or fear.”
– Dan Millman

“When we fear things I think that we wish for them … every fear hides a wish.”
– David Mamet

Procrastination is the fear of success. People procrastinate because they are afraid of the success that they know will result if they move ahead now. Because success is heavy, carries a responsibility with it, it is much easier to procrastinate and live on the ‘someday I’ll’ philosophy.”
– Denis Waitley

“Death is not the biggest fear we have; our biggest fear is taking the risk to be alive — the risk to be alive and express what we really are.”
– Don Miguel Ruiz

“There are four ways you can handle fear. You can go over it, under it, or around it. But if you are ever to put fear behind you, you must walk straight through it. Once you put fear behind you. Leave it there. ”
– Donna Favors

“Fear grows in darkness; if you think there’s a bogeyman around, turn on the light.”
– Dorothy Thompson

“Only when we are no longer afraid do we begin to live.”
– Dorothy Thompson

“The most destructive element in the human mind is fear. Fear creates aggressiveness.”
– Dorothy Thompson

“There is nothing to fear except the persistent refusal to find out the truth, the persistent refusal to analyze the causes of happenings.”
– Dorothy Thompson

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ”
– Dostoyevsky

“The components of anxiety, stress, fear, and anger do not exist independently of you in the world. They simply do not exist in the physical world, even though we talk about them as if they do. ”
– Dr Wayne Dyer

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