Quotes by fears
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Roman poet 65-8 BC
A heart well prepared for adversity in bad times hopes, and in good times fears for a change in fortune.
A man's doubts and fears are his worst enemies.
Roman philosopher, statesman and playwright 5 BC - 65 A.D.
A person's fears are lighter when the danger is at hand.
A specialist is a person who fears the other subjects.
English poet 1572-1632
As he that fears God hears nothing else, so, he that sees God sees every thing else.
Egyptian King, Monotheist BC -~1375
As the ostrich when pursued hideth his head, but forgetteth his body; so the fears of a coward expose him to danger.
Greek-American author, syndicated columnist, and businesswoman 1950-
But, in fact, there is nothing that can bring you closer to fearlessness about everything else in the world than being a parent - because everyday fears - like not being approved of - pale by comparison to the fears you have about your children.
Confront your fears, list them, get to know them, and only then will you be able to put them aside and move ahead.
Christian Nevell Bovee
American writer 1820-1904
Courage enlarges, cowardice diminishes resources. In desperate straits the fears of the timid aggravate the dangers that imperil the brave.
Hungarian Born British Writer 1905-1983
Courage is never to let your actions be influenced by your fears.
Dangers bring fears, and fears more dangers bring.
American psychiatrist 1920-
Doubt is to certainty as neurosis is to psychosis. The neurotic is in doubt and has fears about persons and things; the psychotic has convictions and makes claims about them. In short, the neurotic has problems, the psychotic has solutions.
A. R. Ammons
American poet 1926-2001
Even if you walk exactly the same route each time - as with a sonnet - the events along the route cannot be imagined to be the same from day to day, as the poet's health, sight, his anticipations, moods, fears, thoughts cannot be the same.
Every noble acquisition is attended with its risks; he who fears to encounter the one must not expect to obtain the other.
American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
Every thinking person fears nuclear war and every technological nation plans for it. Everyone knows it's madness, and every country has an excuse.Source: Cosmos: A Personal Voyage (1990) 17 min 40 sec