Early and provident fear is the mother of safety
Where shame is, there is also fear.
Fear of corrupting the mind of the younger generation is the loftiest of cowardice.
I hope for nothing. I fear nothing. I am free.
Everywhere that freedom stirs, let tyrants fear.
The greatest weakness of all is the great fear of appearing weak
Anxiety is fear of one's self.
If you know the enemy and know yourself you need not fear the results of a hundred battles.
The real "haves" are they who can acquire freedom, self-confidence, and even riches without depriving others of them. They acquire all of these by developing and applying their potentialities. On the other hand, the real "have notch" are they who cannot have aught except by depriving others of it. They can feel free only by diminishing the freedom of others, self-confident by spreading fear and dependence among others, and rich by making others poor
There's always a period of curious fear between the first sweet-smelling breeze and the time when the rain comes cracking down
Men who fear the strenuous life believe in that cloistered life which saps the hardy virtues in a nation as it saps them in the individual, or else they are wedded to the base spirit of gain and greed which recognize in commercialism the be-all and end-all of national life, instead of realizing that, though an indispensable element, it is, after all, but one of many elements that go to make up true national greatness
The injury that we do to a man must be such that we need not fear his vengeance.
Authority has every reason to fear the skeptic, for authority can rarely survive in the face of doubt
Crime in full glory consolidates authority by the sacred fear it inspires.
Let us not look back in anger, nor forward in fear, but around in awareness.
On this path effort never goes to waste, and there is no failure. Even a little effort toward spiritual awareness will protect you from the greatest fear.
Let us not look back to the past with anger, nor towards the future with fear, but look around with awareness
I feel a kind of reverence for the first books of young authors. There is so much aspiration in them, so much audacious hope and trembling fear, so much of the heart's history, that all errors and shortcomings are for a while lost sight of in the amiable self assertion of youth.
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.
As we let our light shine, we consciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence actually liberates others.
And as we let our own 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.
I fear explanations explanatory of things explained.
I fear animals regard man as a creature of their own kind which has in a highly dangerous fashion lost its healthy animal reason / as the mad animal, as the laughing animal, as the weeping animal, as the unhappy animal.
Willpower is the key to success. Successful people strive no matter what they feel by applying their will to overcome apathy, doubt or fear.
Where would we be if throughout history, our greatest minds had feared that which they could not confirm? Embrace the unknown with caution, but not with fear.