fear quotes

I can imagine that the Iraqis undertake the destruction out of fear. If they had denied it, if they had said no, that certainly would have played into the hands of those that would like to take armed action immediately. I have no illusions in that regard.Hans Blix

The country is not a democratic state. Therefore we fear that they might carry a recorder in their pocket or there may be bugs in the walls, and you cannot be absolutely sure that you get a straight testimony.Hans Blix

I didn't want to be on the losing side. I was fed up with Jewish weakness, timidity and fear. I didn't want any more Jewish sentimentality and Jewish suffering. I was sickened by our sad songs.Lionel Blue

The free man is he who does not fear to go to the end of his thought.Leon Blum

Let children read whatever they want and then talk about it with them. If parents and kids can talk together, we won't have as much censorship because we won't have as much fear.Judy Blume

The books that will never be read. And all due to the fear of censorship. As always, young readers will be the real losers.Judy Blume

Over the next four years, we will be bold. We will be willing to experiment. We will not fear failure.Matt Blunt

A voice is very intimate. It's something of your own. So there's always this fear, because you feel naked. There's a fear of not reaching up to expectations. As you become more famous, people come and expect to hear something extraordinary, so you don't want to disappoint them. I feel this sense of responsibility.Andrea Bocelli

When I sing for myself, I sing in a more free, athletic way. When I face an audience, there is always some fear that makes me put the brakes on a bit.Andrea Bocelli

Men are moved by two levers only: fear and self interest.Napoleon Bonaparte

There are only two forces that unite men - fear and interest.Napoleon Bonaparte

You must not fear death, my lads; defy him, and you drive him into the enemy's ranks.Napoleon Bonaparte

Remember, we know the end of the story of World War II and the Cold War. But day by day, living in fear of the Nazis and then in fear of the Soviets, the outcome was by no means certain.Kit Bond

Extremists and populist movements are exploiting people's fear of those who are not like us. We can see the consequences in the form of terrorism and racially motivated violence.Kjell Magne Bondevik

But to be the best, you must face the best. And to overcome your fear, you must deal with the best.Barry Bonds

I have lived through many major hurricanes during my lifetime: Camille, Frederic, and Ivan, to name just a very few. However, never have I seen destruction, panic, and fear on this massive scale.Jo Bonner

Don't fear failure so much that you refuse to try new things. The saddest summary of a life contains three descriptions: could have, might have, and should have.Louis E. Boone

The forgotten world is made up primarily of the developing nations, where most of the people, comprising more than fifty percent of the total world population, live in poverty, with hunger as a constant companion and fear of famine a continual menace.Norman Borlaug

In school, my biggest fear was that I couldn't produce emotion on cue.Christian Borle

People's choice to become vegan, from people I've spoken to, seems motivated by fear.Anthony Bourdain