16 Famous Sayings About Fear

Motivational Sayings About Fear

Here are my favorite 16 quotes or sayings about Fear be sure to comment at the end with your favorite:

“We are more often frightened than hurt; and we suffer more from imagination than from reality.” – Seneca


It is a timeless truth that many of the things we worry about never come to happen. But our imaginary fears can have real consequences. Fear will cloud your reality, and like other extreme emotions such as anger, will cloud your vision and obscure what is really going on. The grips of fear can be paralyzing.


“Timendi causa est nescire — ignorance is the cause of fear.” (Seneca)


“I’m not asking you to be fearless. I’m asking you to be courageous.” (Maxime Lagace)


“Fear is a natural reaction to moving closer to the truth.” (Pema Chodron)


“No amount of anxiety makes any difference to anything that is going to happen.” (Alan Watts)


“Life’s three best teachers: heartbreak, empty pocket, failures.” (Haemin Sunim)


“Don’t let fear, low self-esteem and the negative voices hold you back from your true destiny.” (David Goggins)


“Focus on the moment, not the monsters that may or may not be up ahead.” (Ryan Holiday)


“Don’t let your fears paralyze you into becoming a lesser version of yourself. Eliminate fear by confronting what you’re afraid of.” (David Goggins)


“If anyone can refute me‚ show me i’m making a mistake or looking at things from the wrong perspective‚ i’ll gladly change. It’s the truth i’m after.” (Marcus Aurelius)


“Many of the anxieties that harass you are superfluous… expand into an ampler region, letting your thought sweep over the entire universe.” (Marcus Aurelius)


“Repeated failure will toughen your spirit and show you with absolute clarity how things must be done.” (Robert Greene)


“Withstand the setbacks and failures, the days of drudgery, and the hard work that are always a part of any creative action.” (Robert Greene)


“Learn to fail with pride — and do so fast and cleanly. Maximise trial and error — by mastering the error part.” (Nassim Nicholas Taleb)


“Fear is the basis of all suffering. Both desire and anger are manifestations of fear. Fear itself is a creation of your mind. It does not exist independently. Since it is a fabrication, you don’t have to fight it. Just understand it. Understanding is the key to freedom.

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Kelly W
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