afraid quotes

I cannot harness a horse. I am afraid of a cow.Lyman Abbott

I am only interested in the ideas that become obsessive and make me feel uneasy. The ideas that I'm afraid of.Marina Abramovic

For some reason, the military seems more afraid of gay people than they are against terrorists, but they're very brave with the terrorists... If the terrorists ever got a hold of this information, they'd get a platoon of lesbians to chase us out of Baghdad.Gary Ackerman

Fear... is forward. No one is afraid of yesterday.Renata Adler

The world's greatest city - New York City - deserves a government that works for all New Yorkers. That starts with a mayor who is independent from party bosses and special interests, who isn't afraid to be honest with the people, and who is focused on the issues New Yorkers care about most.Sal Albanese

Concentrate, play your game, and don't be afraid to win.Amy Alcott

I am not afraid of storms for I am learning how to sail my ship.Louisa May Alcott

I'm not afraid of storms, for I'm learning how to sail my ship.Louisa May Alcott

I'm greedy for that satisfaction of doing something hard and knowing that, even though I was afraid I couldn't do it, that somehow I can deliver.Alan Alda

Don't ever be afraid to step out and do something different.Kim Alexis

I'm not afraid to die, I just don't want to be there when it happens.Woody Allen

It's not that I'm afraid to die. I just don't want to be there when it happens.Woody Allen

My son, Wolf, was born when I was past 40 and the author of a best-selling novel. That means he has grown up a middle-class child - one who sometimes asks me for stories of my childhood but knows nothing of what it means to grow up poor and afraid. I have worked to make sure of that.Dorothy Allison

I often set two alarm clocks because I'm afraid the first one won't actually make me get up.Kurt Andersen

People only stutter at the beginning of the word. They're not afraid when they get to the end of the word. There's just regret.Laurie Anderson

People who live in the past generally are afraid to compete in the present. I've got my faults, but living in the past is not one of them. There's no future in it.Sparky Anderson

Being a woman in a male-dominated industry, you are so afraid of people thinking you are weak.Erin Andrews

One shouldn't be afraid of the humans. Well, I am not afraid of the humans, but of what is inhuman in them.Ivo Andric

Timidity makes a person modest. It makes him or her say, 'I'm not worthy of being written up in the record of deeds in heaven or on earth.' Timidity keeps people from their good. They are afraid to say, 'Yes, I deserve it.'Maya Angelou

An ugly sight, a man who is afraid.Jean Anouilh