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Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
Fear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources of cruelty. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.
I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence.
Courage is fear holding on a minute longer.
Fear is the cheapest room in the house. I would like to see you living in better conditions.
There are two basic motivating forces: fear and love. When we are afraid, we pull back from life. When we are in love, we open to all that life has to offer with passion, excitement, and acceptance. We need to learn to love ourselves first, in all our glory and our imperfections. If we cannot love ourselves, we cannot fully open to our ability to love others or our potential to create. Evolution and all hopes for a better world rest in the fearlessness and open-hearted vision of people who embrace life.
We are all gifted. That is our inheritance.
Having courage does not mean that we are unafraid. Having courage and showing courage mean we face our fears. We are able to say, ‘I have fallen, but I will get up.’
Fear is my friend. I love fear. Fear allows me to reach my highest potential. The fear of falling … is an illusion. Fear is an illusion.
Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.
Always wake up with a smile, knowing that today you are going to have fun accomplishing what others are too afraid to do.
I am not afraid of storms for I am learning how to sail my ship.
The human emotional system can be broken down into roughly two elements: fear and love. Love is of the soul. Fear is of the personality.
If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles.
Fortune befriends the bold.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
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.
To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life are already three parts dead.
It isn’t where you came from, it’s where you’re going that counts.
You don’t drown by falling in the water; you drown by staying there.
So long as the people do not care to exercise their freedom, those who wish to tyrannize will do so; for tyrants are active and ardent, and will devote themselves in the name of any number of gods, religious and otherwise, to put shackles upon sleeping men.
Love in your mind produces love in your life. This is the meaning of Heaven. Fear in your mind produces fear in your life. This is the meaning of hell.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.
The key to success is for you to make a habit throughout your life of doing the things you fear.
Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are often stiffened.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
You can, you should, and if you’re brave enough to start, you will.
The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear, and the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown.
If you are confident you have done everything possible to prepare yourself, then there is nothing to fear.
Trust yourself. Think for yourself. Act for yourself. Speak for yourself. Be yourself. Imitation is suicide.
People have a hard time letting go of their suffering. Out of a fear of the unknown, they prefer suffering that is familiar.
Train yourself to let go of everything you fear to lose.
Our greatest fear should not be of failure but of succeeding at things in life that don’t really matter.
The greatest mistake you can make in life is continually fearing that you’ll make one.