Top 100 Fear Quotes To Help You Conquer Your Fears and Soar

We must build dikes of courage to hold back the flood of fear. Martin Luther King, Jr. fear quotes
"We must build dikes of courage to hold back the flood of fear" - Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Fear Quotes

With each assignment, I weigh the looming possibility of being killed, and I chastise myself for allowing fear to hinder me. War photographers aren’t supposed to get scared. Lynsey Addario

Fear is always a good motivator. James Dyson

I have a vision of India: an India free of hunger and fear, an India free of illiteracy and want. Atal Bihari Vajpayee

The mind of America is seized by a fatal dry rot – and it’s only a question of time before all that the mind controls will run amuck in a frenzy of stupid, impotent fear. Hunter S. Thompson

There’s almost a fear that if you understood too deeply the way you arrived at choices, you could become self-conscious. In any case, many ideas which are full of personal meaning seem rather banal when you put words to them. Peter Weir

Like a blazing comet, I’ve traversed infinite nights, interstellar spaces of the imagination, voluptuousness and fear. Antonio Tabucchi

Have no fear of moving into the unknown. Simply step out fearlessly knowing that I am with you, therefore no harm can befall you; all is very, very well. Do this in complete faith and confidence. Pope John Paul II

My fear was not of death itself, but a death without meaning. Huey Newton

Courage is fear holding on a minute longer. George S. Patton

Humor and laughter – not necessarily derogatory derision – are my pet tools. This may come from my general philosophy of never taking the world too seriously – for fear of dying of boredom. Marcel Duchamp

It’s the most unhappy people who most fear change. Mignon McLaughlin

Fear may very well be a caveman fear of the predator, of the giant lizard chasing them – maybe that’s what Steven Spielberg connects with so well in Lost World. Oliver Stone

The thirst for powerful sensations takes the upper hand both over fear and over compassion for the grief of others. Anton Chekhov

A lot of people live in fear because they haven’t figured out how you’re going to react when faced with a certain set of circumstances. I’ve come to terms with this by looking deeply into whatever makes me fearful – what are the key elements that get the hairs up on the back of my neck – and then figuring out what I can do about it. Chris Hadfield

I don’t want to wake up and be bored. That’s probably my greatest fear is to have nothing to do. What better job is there than to play quarterback for an NFL team, and certainly one that I’ve been on for a long time and had success with? I don’t plan on giving it up any time soon. Tom Brady

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