We all have fears overtake us at some time in our lives. They may not be life threatening, but to us at the time they are still very real, although often unfounded. Overcoming fear will enable you to take back control of your life in that moment, giving you the freedom you deserve. Here are a few of our favorite quotes to help you deal with your fear.
Let us never negotiate out of fear. But let us never fear to negotiate.
– John F. Kennedy
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.
– Nelson Mandela
The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.
– Mark Twain
A person who never made a mistake, never tried anything new.
– Albert Einstein
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
– Martin Luther King Jr.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled, and do not be afraid.
– Bible Verse John 14:27
Only when we are no longer afraid do we begin to live.
– Dorothy Thompson
Do the thing you fear most and the death of fear is certain.
– Mark Twain
Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart.
– Steve Jobs