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The first duty of man is to conquer fear; he must get rid of it, he cannot act till then.
Don't give in
Don't give in to your fears. If you do, you won't be able to talk to your heart.
Encounter with God and with eternity
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.
Fear and hope
There is no hope unmingled with fear, and no fear unmingled with hope.
Fear of the dark
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.
Fear of the worst
It is the strange fate of man, that even in the greatest of evils the fear of the worst continues to haunt him.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Fear seems to have many causes
Fear seems to have many causes. Fear of loss, fear of failure, fear of being hurt, and so on, but ultimately all fear is the ego's fear of death, of annihilation. To the ego, death is always just around the corner. In this mind-identified state, fear of death affects every aspect of your life.
We are more often frightened than hurt; and we suffer more from imagination than from reality.
Have no fear of perfection
Ignorance vs fear
Nothing gives a fearful man more courage than another's fear.
My fear is my substance, and probably the best part of me.
Never knowing fear
Power does not corrupt
Power does not corrupt. Fear corrupts... perhaps the fear of a loss of power.
The fear of failure
There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.
To conquer fear
Fear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources of cruelty. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.
To him who is in fear
To him who is in fear everything rustles.
Without many fears
Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes; adversity not without many comforts and hopes.