Tag: Love & Fear

Quotes June 02, 2018

“The great acts of love are done by those who are habitually performing small acts of kindness.”
Victor Hugo
 
 
 
 
“Wholeness is not achieved by cutting off a portion of one’s being, but by integration of the contraries.”
Carl Jung
 
 
 
 
“Being a mother is an attitude, not a biological relation.”
Robert A. Heinlein
 
 
 
 
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
John F. Kennedy
 
 
 
 
To be good and lead a good life means to give to others more than one takes from them.
Leo Tolstoy,
writer
 
 
 
 
“Anything I’ve ever done that ultimately was worthwhile… initially scared me to death.”
Betty Bender
 
 
 
 
“Living with fear stops us taking risks, and if you don’t go out on the branch, you’re never going to get the best fruit.”
Sarah Parish
 
 
 
 
“There are times when fear is good. It must keep its watchful place at the heart’s controls.”
Aeschylus
 
 
 
 
“I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.”
Nelson Mandela
 
 
 
 
“There are very few monsters who warrant the fear we have of them.”
Andre Gide
 
 
 
 
“The way you overcome shyness is to become so wrapped up in something that you forget to be afraid.”
Lady Bird Johnson
 
 
 
 
“Don’t fear failure so much that you refuse to try new things. The saddest summary of a life contains three descriptions: could have, might have, and should have.”
Louis E. Boone
 
 
 
 
“You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing which you think you cannot do.”
Eleanor Roosevelt
 
 
 
 
“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.”
Plato
 
 
 
 
“Fear makes strangers of people who would be friends.”
Shirley Maclaine
 
 
 
 
“In skating over thin ice our safety is in our speed.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson
 
 
 
 
“If you’re not willing to risk, you cannot grow. If you cannot grow, you cannot be your best. If you cannot be your best, you cannot be happy. If you cannot be happy, what else is there?”
Les Brown
 
 
 
 
“The best way out is always through.”
Robert Frost
 
 
 
 
“Obstacles are like wild animals. They are cowards but they will bluff you if they can. If they see you are afraid of them… they are liable to spring upon you; but if you look them squarely in the eye, they will slink out of sight.”
Orison Swett Marden
 
 
 
 
“It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.”
Marcus Aurelius
 
 
 
 
“Fear of self is the greatest of all terrors, the deepest of all dread, the commonest of all mistakes. From it grows failure. Because of it, life is a mockery. Out of it comes despair.”
David Seasbury
 
 
 
 
“Fear is a darkroom where negatives develop.”
Usman B. Asif
 
 
 
 
“If you look into your own heart, and you find nothing wrong there, what is there to worry about? What is there to fear?”
Confucius
 
 
 
 
“The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear, and the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown.”
H. P. Lovecraft
 
 
 
 
“To dare is to lose one’s footing momentarily. To not dare is to lose oneself.”
Soren Kierkegaard
 
 
 
 
“Find out what you’re afraid of and go live there.”
Chuck Palahniuk
 
 
 
 
“No power so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as fear.”
Edmund Burke
 
 
 
 
“Fear has a large shadow, but he himself is small.”
Ruth Gendler
 
 
 
 
“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
 
 
 
 
“There are several good protections against temptation, but the surest is cowardice.”
Mark Twain
 
 
 
 
“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
 
 
 
 
“Fear has two meanings: ‘Forget Everything And Run’ or ‘Face Everything And Rise.’ The choice is yours.”
Zig Ziglar
 
 
 
 

“Don’t fear, just live right.”
Neal A. Maxwell

 
 
 
 
“Feed your faith and your fears will starve to death.”
Unknown