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Afraid Quotes

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I am not afraid of storms
for I am learning how to sail my ship.
- Louisa May Alcott

Related topics: Bold Choice Courage Adventure Positive Motivational Live-By

Decide that you want it more than you are afraid of it.
- Bill Cosby PHOTO

Obstacles are like wild animals.
They are cowards but they will bluff you if they can.
If they see you are afraid of them...
they are liable to spring upon you;
but if you look them squarely in the eye,
they will slink out of sight.
- Orison Swett Marden

In this world there is always danger
for those who are afraid of it.
- George Bernard Shaw

 

Come to the edge
We can't. We're afraid
We can't. We will fall. Come to the edge
And they came. And he pushed them
And they flew
- Guillaume Apollinaire

Begin to act from your dominion.
Declare the truth by telling yourself
that there is nothing to be afraid of,
that you no longer entertain any images of fear.
- Ernest Holmes

Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.
- John D. Rockefeller

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Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated;
you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.
- David Lloyd George

The best way to gain self-confidence
is to do what you are afraid to do.
- Anonymous

There is nothing with which every man is so afraid
as getting to know how enormously much
he is capable of doing and becoming.
- Soren Kierkegaard

Be not afraid of growing slowly,
be afraid only of standing still.
- Chinese Proverb

Courage is doing what you're afraid to do.
There can be no courage unless you're scared.
- Eddie Rickenbacker

If you realize that all things change,
there is nothing you will try to hold on to.
If you are not afraid of dying,
there is nothing you cannot achieve.
- Lao Tzu

We are not afraid to follow truth
wherever it may lead,
nor to tolerate any error
so long as reason is left free to combat it.
- Thomas Jefferson

I learned that courage was not the absence of fear,
but the triumph over it.
The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid,
but he who conquers that fear.
- Nelson Mandela

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

Each man is afraid of his neighbor's disapproval -
a thing which, to the general run of the human race,
is more dreaded than wolves and death.
- Mark Twain

The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy
is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet,
alone with the heavens, nature and God.
Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be.
- Anne Frank

Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions.
All life is an experiment.
The more experiments you make the better.
What if they are a little coarse,
and you may get your coat soiled or torn?
What if you do fail, and get fairly rolled
in the dirt once or twice.
Up again, you shall never be so afraid of a tumble.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

It was high counsel that I once heard given to a young person,
"Always do what you are afraid to do."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Of course I am afraid. What sane man is not?
- Luciano Pavarotti

When you find your path, you must not be afraid.
You need to have sufficient courage to make mistakes.
Disappointment, defeat, and despair are
the tools God uses to show us the way.
- Paulo Coelho

In true friendship, one can express
anything and everything without feeling ashamed
or afraid of being rejected.
- Aparna Chatterjee

People are afraid, very much afraid of those who know themselves.
They have a certain power, a certain aura and a certain magnetism.
- Osho

We are never afraid of what is happening in this instant -
It is what MIGHT happen next that frightens us.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We tell lies when we are afraid...
afraid of what we don't know,
afraid of what others will think,
afraid of what will be found out about us.
But every time we tell a lie,
the thing that we fear grows stronger.
- Williams Tad

We are afraid to care too much, for fear
that the other person does not care at all.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

When you follow your bliss, you put yourself on a kind of track
that has been there all the while waiting for you,
and the life you ought to be living is the one you are living.
When you can see that, you begin to meet people
who are in the field of your bliss,
and they open the doors to you.
I say, follow your bliss and don't be afraid,
and doors will open where you didn't know they were going to be.
If you follow your bliss,
doors will open for you that wouldn't have opened for anyone else.
- Joseph Campbell

Lovers who have been left, lose confidence and become afraid.
They learn to leave relationships first.
The broken hearted become the heart breakers.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Experience life in all possible ways -
good-bad, bitter-sweet, dark-light, summer-winter.
Experience all the dualities.
Don't be afraid of experience,
because the more experience you have,
the more mature you become.
- Osho

We take refuge in pride,
because we are afraid to tell the truth to ourselves.
- Kakuzo Okakura

There's nothing wrong with being afraid.
We were meant to be afraid.
- the Woody Allen movie Anything Else

Marriage is good for those who are afraid to sleep alone at night.
- St.
Jerome

People are so afraid of authority figures and doctors are authority figures.
- Martha Beck

Fear of the unknown is
the greatest fear of humankind,
and death the greatest unknown.
Acknowledging these doubts and the fears
is a powerful beginning.
It is liberating to say,
"Yes, I don't know, and yes, I am afraid."
Beyond that, the path to happiness
lies in living in the moment -
enjoying what you are doing today.
You don't need a reason to be happy,
just a choice.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I'm afraid I talk a lot, too much, perhaps.
I should have been a lawyer or a college professor or a windy politician,
though I'm glad I am not any of these.
- Tom Glazer

Brought up to respect the conventions,
love had to end in marriage.
I'm afraid it did.
- Bette Davis

Too many people are thinking of security
instead of opportunity.
They seem more afraid of life than death.
- James F. Bymes

I'm afraid that if you look at a thing long enough,
it loses all of its meaning.
- Andy Warhol

I was afraid of the internet...
because I couldn't type.
- Jack Welch

They were afraid, never having learned what I taught myself:
Defeat the fear of death and welcome the death of fear.
- G. Gordon Liddy

I'm not afraid of aging.
- Shelley Duvall

Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God.
- Corrie Ten Boom

He said to them, "Where is your faith?"
And they were afraid, and marveled, saying to one another,
"Who can this be?
For He commands even the winds and water,
and they obey Him!"
- Luke 8:25

Some people are so afraid do die that they never begin to live.
- Henry Van Dyke

God is a comedian, playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
- Voltaire

Afraid? Me? A man who's licked
his weight in wild caterpillars?
Afraid? You bet I'm afraid!
- Groucho Marx

Children, cartoon animals, comedians,
and space aliens can get away with saying
what the rest of us are afraid is true,
but are embarrassed to talk about.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I am not afraid of death, I just don't want to be there when it happens.
- Woody Allen

A lot of people are afraid of heights.
Not me, I'm afraid of widths.
- Steven Wright

I'm having a bad day. I am not size six.
My legs are not skinny as sticks,
and dammit, someone's got to pay.
I'm afraid that I can't satisfy myself
and that my happiness depends on someone else.
I feel weak, so you're gonna take the fall.
You're so shallow.
- Jewel

But you have to do what you dream of doing even while you're afraid.
- Arianna Huffington

Every great batter works on the theory that the pitcher
is more afraid of him than he is of the pitcher.
- Ty Cobb

I was surprised by how much I like being a father;
surprised at what a decent father I am,
because I was afraid I wouldn't be able to dump my selfishness.
- Michael Zaslow

To be afraid is to behave as if the truth were not true.
- Bayard Rustin

The greatest gift is not being afraid to question.
- Ruby Dee

I'm afraid of making a mistake.
I'm not totally neurotic, but I'm pretty neurotic about it.
I'm as close to totally neurotic as you can get without being totally neurotic.
- Bridget Fonda

Fear...
is forward.
No one is afraid of yesterday.
- Renata Adler

People are so damned afraid that one day they might
wake up and discover that they've grown old.
- Billie Joe Armstrong

When I got to match point in the final I was afraid I'd be a little nervous,
but I just said, You have to stay focused,
just think about what you have to do.
- Gabriela Sabatini

Our tragedy is a general and universal physical fear
so long sustained by now that we can even bear it...
the basest of all things is to be afraid.
- William Faulkner

One thing about being successful is that I stopped being afraid of dying.
Once you're a star you're dead already.
You're embalmed.
- Dustin Hoffman

When we are afraid we ought not to occupy ourselves
with endeavoring to prove that there is no danger,
but in strengthening ourselves to go on in spite of the danger.
- Mark Rutherford

I'm afraid that everything will get homogenized and be the same.
- David Byrne

If you die you're completely happy and your soul somewhere lives on.
I'm not afraid of dying.
Total peace after death, becoming someone else is the best hope I've got.
- Kurt Cobain

When people are afraid, they make emotional decisions.
- John Mellencamp

I like fearless characters, people just not afraid
to do anything it takes to make people laugh.
- Dane Cook

Do not be afraid that joy will make the pain worse;
it is needed like the air we breathe.
- Goran Persson

Courage and conviction are powerful weapons against
an enemy who depends only on fists or guns.
Animals know when you are afraid; a coward knows when you are not.
- David Seabury

We're so afraid of death in our culture,
but I think if we understand it better,
then we'll appreciate the life we have more.
- Naomi Watts

Once men are caught up in an event, they cease to be afraid.
Only the unknown frightens men.
- Antoine de Saint-Exupery


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