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Don't give in to your fears. If you do, you won't be able to talk to your heart.
Paulo Coelho

Listen to what you know instead of what you fear.
Richard Bach

Nothing stands between man and his highest ideals and every desire of his heart, but doubt
and fear. When man can "wish without worrying," every desire will be instantly fulfilled.
Florence Scovel Shinn

Our doubts are traitors and make us lose the good we oft might win, by fearing to attempt.
William Shakespeare, Measure For Measure

Action cures fear.
David J. Schwartz

Courage is a habit. Courage is a form of discipline. It's taking a certain action even though
you feel like doing something else. The difference here is that courage involves acting against
fear, whereas discipline involves acting against laziness or fatigue.
Mark Manson, Models - Attract Women Through Honesty

I love the name of honor, more than I fear death.
Julius Caesar

If you fear making anyone mad, then you ultimately probe for the lowest common
denominator of human achievement.
Jimmy Carter

Personal power isn't the absence of fear. Even the most powerful people have fear. Personal
power is the result of feeling fear, but not giving in to the fear.
Robert A. Glover

We seldom fear what we can laugh at.
American proverb

When we constantly focus on what others think of us (more correctly, what we think others
think of us), we make every decision in a space of hesitation and fear.
Sean Stephenson

He who feared that he would not succeed sat still.

The truth that many people never understand, until it is too late, is that the more you try to
avoid suffering the more you suffer because smaller and more significant things begin to
torture you in proportion to your fear of being hurt.
Thomas Merton

If you always fear misfortune, you'll miss out on happiness.
Jewish proverb

Most people's lives are run by desire and fear. Desire is the need to add something to yourself
in order to be yourself more fully. All fear is the fear of losing something and thereby
becoming diminished and being less.
Eckhart Tolle

A fool without fear is sometimes wiser than an angel with fear.
Nancy Astor

Anger is a symptom, a way of cloaking and expressing feelings too awful to experience directly
- hurt, bitterness, grief and, most of all, fear.
Joan Rivers

Always do what you are afraid to do.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Commit yourself to a dream. Nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure.
Why? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -
he defeated the fear of trying.
Robert Schuller

Wise fear begets care.
American proverb

One will rarely err if extreme actions be ascribed to vanity, ordinary actions to habit, and
mean actions to fear.
Friedrich Nietzsche

I have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night.
Galileo Galilei

Those who are feared are hated.
Benjamin Franklin

Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. And that no heart
has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dreams, because every second of the search is
a second's encounter with God and with eternity.
Paulo Coelho

A government afraid of its citizens is a democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny.
Thomas Jefferson

America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable
determination to do the job at hand.
Harry Truman

To acknowledge the presence of fear is to give birth to failure.
Katherine Mansfield

Valor grows by daring, fear by holding back.

There is no block to your happiness save in your own thought life and mental imagery. Is fear
or worry holding you back? Fear is a thought in your mind. You can dig it up this very moment
by supplanting it with faith in success, achievement, and victory over all problems.
Joseph Murphy

Fear is the foundation of most governments.
John Adams

The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.
Elbert Hubbard

Bill Gates lives in constant fear that Chuck Norris's PC will crash.
Chuck Norris jokes

Courage, endurance, fearlessness and above all self-sacrifice are the qualities of our leaders.
Mahatma Gandhi

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