Quotes by afraid
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American motivational speaker, author and radio DJ 1945-
A lot of people do not muster the courage to live their dreams because they are afraid to die.
American Actress, Producer 1908-1989
Discipline is a symbol of caring to a child. He needs guidance. If there is love, there is no such thing as being too tough with a child. A parent must also not be afraid to hang himself. If you have never been hated by your child, you have never been a parent.
Lyndon B. Johnson
American president 1908-173
I'd rather give my life than be afraid to give it.
A. A. Milne
English author, writer of the Winnie-the-Pooh books 1882-1956
Whatever fortune brings, don't be afraid of doing things.
French poet, criticus 1880-1918
''Come to the edge,'' He said. They said, ''We are afraid.'' ''Come to the edge,'' He said. They cam. He pushed them... and they flew.
Canadian lawyer and politician 1821-1893
''How do you know so much about everything?'' was asked of a very wise and intelligent man; and the answer was ''By never being afraid or ashamed to ask questions as to anything of which I was ignorant.
A snake is afraid of a mongoes, a mongoes is afraid of a dog, a dog is
afraid of man, but why is man not afraid of God?
Austrian psychiatrist 1856-1939
America is the most grandiose experiment the world has seen, but, I am afraid, it is not going to be a success.
American business magnate, investor, author and philanthropist 1955-
At Microsoft there are lots of brilliant ideas but the image is that they all come from the top - I'm afraid that's not quite right.Source: Interview published in BBC (website): news.bbc.co.uk/cbbcnews/hi/club/your_reports/newsid_1697000/1697132.stm
Sir John Lubbock
British statesman and banker 1834-1913
Don't be afraid of showing affection. Be warm and tender, thoughtful and affectionate. Men are more helped by sympathy than by service. Love is more than money, and a kind word will give more pleasure than a present.
English writer 1775-1817
I am afraid that the pleasantness of an employment does not always evince its propriety.
English theoretical physicist, cosmologist, author and Director 1942-2018
I'm not afraid of death, but I'm in no hurry to die. I have so much I want to do first.
American psychiatrist 1920-
Men are afraid to rock the boat in which they hope to drift safely through life's currents, when, actually, the boat is stuck on a sandbar. They would be better off to rock the boat and try to shake it loose, or, better still, jump in the water and swim for the shore.
American motivational speaker, writer and consultant 1933-
Procrastination is the fear of success. People procrastinate because they are afraid of the success that they know will result if they move ahead now. Because success is heavy, carries a responsibility with it, it is much easier to procrastinate and live on the 'someday I'll' philosophy.
American philosopher 1842-1910
We have grown literally afraid to be poor. We despise anyone who elects to be poor in order to simplify and save his inner life. If he does not join the general scramble and pant with the money-making street, we deem him spiritless and lacking in ambition.