fear quotes

Listen to what you know instead of what you fear.Richard Bach

There is no city or country in the world where women and girls live free of the fear of violence. No leader can claim: 'this is not happening in my backyard.'Michelle Bachelet

Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes; adversity not without many comforts and hopes.Francis Bacon

Men fear death as children fear to go in the dark; and as that natural fear in children is increased by tales, so is the other.Francis Bacon

I really believe that all of us have a lot of darkness in our souls. Anger, rage, fear, sadness. I don't think that's only reserved for people who have horrible upbringings. I think it really exists and is part of the human condition. I think in the course of your life you figure out ways to deal with that.Kevin Bacon

My mother brought me numerous times to visit Orton as a child, and I have visited the gardens with my children many times. Orton is a gem on the Cape Fear River and I am excited about our restoration efforts to bring it back to its original landscape.Louis Bacon

Like the Spitfire it was immensely strong: a pilot had no need to fear the danger of pulling the wings off, no matter how desperate the situation became.Douglas Bader

I define fear as standing across the ring from Joe Louis and knowing he wants to go home early.Max Baer

Instead of showing strangers kindness and giving them the benefit of the doubt, we increasingly show them only fear, and that is bad for us and them.Julian Baggini

Yesterday's news feeds our fear that our neighbours are more likely than not to be bad eggs: benefit fraudsters, bogus asylum seekers, paedophiles or jihadist terrorists.Julian Baggini

Don't shame the young for releasing their pent-up fear.Julianna Baggott

One way of watering down the effects of violence is to approach it in a more lighthearted way. I don't mean to say that you laugh when somebody has their arm sawn off, but you can diffuse fear with humour.Colin Baker

Friends, to me for years St. Louis represented a city of fear... humiliation... misery and terror... A city where in the eyes of the white man a Negro should know his place and had better stay in it.Josephine Baker

The more knowledge you have, the greater will be your fear of Allah.Abu Bakr

When you advise any person you should be guided by the fear of God.Abu Bakr

I am very much against weapons in space. And I wish we could be spearheading that program to come to some kind of international agreement so that doesn't happen. That is my only - fear - in further space exploration like always, we hope it doesn't get abused.Scott Bakula

A dark and terrible side of this sense of community of interests is the fear of a horrible common destiny which in these days of atomic weapons darkens men's minds all around the globe.Emily Greene Balch

Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within.James A. Baldwin

I have a fear of being boring.Christian Bale

I express things through characters because I have a fear that my own voice is irritating because that's been said to me.Maria Bamford