Fear Week – Fear Quotes

As fear week comes to a close, I hope that you not only enjoyed the content, but also learned something that can help you overcome your fear.

Just in case you didn’t, I thought it would be appropriate to share some great quotes about fear from people throughout history.

There are some brilliant people out there who can say more about fear in one sentence than I can in an entire week’s worth of blog posts.

Here are 10 awesome quotes that can be used to squash fear!

“I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.”  – Michael Jordan

“Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.” – Psalm 23:4

“Thinking will not overcome fear but action will.” – W. Clement Stone

“I failed my way to success.” – Thomas Edison

“The baby bat
Screamed out in fright,
‘Turn on the dark,
I’m afraid of the light.”
― Shel Silverstein

“We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.”  – Plato

“Where ever fear shadows…. that always means there is a light shining somewhere.” – Jonathan Santos

“Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.” – Meg Cabot

“Try a thing you haven’t done three times. Once, to get over the fear of doing it. Twice, to learn how to do it. And a third time to figure out whether you like it or not.”Virgil Thomson

“I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear; knowing what must be done does away with fear.” – Rosa Parks

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