Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within.
Wicked men obey from fear; good men, from love.
With all of the hysteria, all of the fear, all of the phony science, could it be that man-made global warming is the greatest hoax ever perpetrated on the American people? It sure sounds like it.
Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world.
I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do...
Fear is never a reason for quitting; it is only an excuse.
The things you fear are undefeatable, not by there nature, but by your approach
I've grown certain that the root of all fear is that we've been forced to deny who we are.
None but a coward dares to boast that he has never known fear.
Remember that fear always lurks behind perfectionism. Confronting your fears and allowing yourself the right to be human can, paradoxically, make you a far happier and more productive person.
To him who is in fear, everything rustles.
The more I traveled the more I realized that fear makes strangers of people who should be friends.
Listen to what you know instead of what you fear.
There are times when fear is good. It must keep its watchful place at the heart's controls.
Every man, through fear, mugs his aspirations a dozen times a day.
To fear is one thing. To let fear grab you by the tail and swing you around is another.
Fear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources of cruelty. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.
I sometimes react to making a mistake as if I have betrayed myself. My fear of making a mistake seems to be based on the hidden assumption that I am potentially perfect and that if I can just be very careful I will not fall from heaven. But a 'mistake' is a declaration of the way I am, a jolt to the way I intend, a reminder I am not dealing with the facts. When I have listened to my mistakes I have grown.
Fear not that thy life shall come to an end, but rather fear that it shall never have a beginning.
Men fear thought as they fear nothing else on earth -- more than ruin -- more even than death.... Thought is subversive and revolutionary, destructive and terrible, thought is merciless to privilege, established institutions, and comfortable habit.
Overcoming fear and worry can be accomplished by living a day at a time or even a moment at a time. Your worries will be cut down to nothing.
As long as you have attachment to the body and attachment to objects, fear and suffering will be with you. Therefore, Krishna told Arjuna to develop his discrimination and rid himself of body consciousness. He told him that once he was free of body consciousness he would be able to develop integral vision.
I'm proof against that word failure. I've seen behind it. The only failure a man ought to fear is failure of cleaving to the purpose he sees to be best.
A nation is a society united by a delusion about its ancestry and a common fear of its neighbors.
If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear a hundred battles.