fear quotes

They did interviews with my wife and daughter-they were genuinely in fear of me having a heart attack, working 20 hours a day, eating fast food.Willie Aames

I was a postman one Christmas and I developed a morbid fear of dogs.Diane Abbott

Gun crime is a major cause of fear and distress throughout the UK. The problem is deeply entrenched in a wide range of social and cultural factors and therefore not an isolated issue.Diane Abbott

To move past fear is a cliche.Tony Abbott

Over the past few years, the road to confrontation has shown its consequences: loss of innocent lives, destruction and fear. Most costly, however, was the loss of hope. The most precious gift that you can present to your peoples over the coming weeks is renewed hope born out of tangible progress on the ground.King Abdullah II

I don't remember what was going through my mind, but what was going through my body was fear and terror. I had been on the road with Johnny and working gigs and playing a lot of the organ clubs.John Abercrombie

I try to avoid saying anything positive about any presidential candidate for fear that if I actually like them then I will kill their campaign.Jack Abramoff

All the times I've been lucky enough to be a part of a show that's actually gotten on the air, it's always that same mixture of excitement and utter fear.J. J. Abrams

Let them hate so long as they fear.Lucius Accius

Well, fear and homophobia are both pervasive.Kathy Acker

My great fear has always been complete and utter failure. Hence, you see, all the dispossessed people in my fiction, and why I try to earn as much money as I can. It's a defense. I don't enjoy it or do anything with it.Peter Ackroyd

Fear is the foundation of most governments.John Adams

I think 'Dilbert' will remain popular as long as employees are frustrated and they fear the consequences of complaining too loudly. 'Dilbert' is the designated voice of discontent for the workplace. I never planned it that way. It just happened.Scott Adams

The fear of death often proves mortal, and sets people on methods to save their Lives, which infallibly destroy them.Joseph Addison

I get so nervous on stage I can't help but talk. I try. I try telling my brain: stop sending words to the mouth. But I get nervous and turn into my grandma. Behind the eyes it's pure fear. I find it difficult to believe I'm going to be able to deliver.Adele

I have no fear of being less beautiful, I've always been afraid of not being beautiful.Isabelle Adjani

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

People are so used to having their lives filmed, they're not even conscious of having cameras around. I still have that sort of suspicion when a camera comes out. I view it as a thing to fear.Sade Adu

There are times when fear is good. It must keep its watchful place at the heart's controls.Aeschylus

Excessive fear is always powerless.Aeschylus