Quotes: afraid

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  • Les Brown
    Les Brown
    American motivational speaker, author and radio DJ 1945-
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    A lot of people do not muster the courage to live their dreams because they are afraid to die.
  • Bette Davis
    Bette Davis
    American Actress, Producer 1908-1989
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    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.
  • A. A. Milne
    A. A. Milne
    English author, writer of the Winnie-the-Pooh books 1882-1956
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    Whatever fortune brings, don't be afraid of doing things.
  • John Abbott
    John Abbott
    Canadian lawyer and politician 1821-1893
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    ''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.
  • Lyndon B. Johnson
    Lyndon B. Johnson
    American president 1908-173
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    I'd rather give my life than be afraid to give it.

  • Denis Waitley
    Denis Waitley
    American motivational speaker, writer and consultant 1933-
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    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.
  • Guillaume Apollinaire
    Guillaume Apollinaire
    French poet, criticus 1880-1918
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    ''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.
  • Billie Jean King
    Billie Jean King
    American tennis player 1943-
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    A champion is afraid of losing. Everyone else is afraid of winning.
  • Madonna
    Madonna
    American musician, singer and actress 1958-
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    A lot of people are afraid to say what they want. That's why they don't get what they want.
    Source: Sex book
  • A one-night-stander is someone who does not dare to explore the full potential of a relationship, just like a child who is afraid to go to the deep part of the pool. The latter does not want to learn how to swim, the former does not want to learn how to live.
    Source: Zire Notes May 2004 December 2006
  • Shawn McCabe
    Shawn McCabe
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    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?
  • Bernie Siegel
    Bernie Siegel
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    A surgeon is surrounded by people who are sick, discouraged, afraid, embittered, dying - but also courageous, loving, wise, compassionate and alive.
  • Annie Leibovitz
    Annie Leibovitz
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    A thing that you see in my pictures is that I was not afraid to fall in love with these people.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
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    A woman is the only thing I am afraid of that I know will not hurt me.
  • Audre Lorde
    Audre Lorde
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    Afraid is a country with no exit visas.
    Source: The Collected Poems of Audre Lorde (2000) 329
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