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Quotes - Fear and Courage

"Conscience and cowardice are really the same things." -unknown

"You can discover what your enemy fears most by observing the means he uses to frighten you." -Eric Hoffer

"Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear." -Mark Twain

"The greatest weakness of all is the great fear of appearing weak." -Jacques Benigne Bossuet

"Courage is not the lack of fear. It is acting in spite of it." -Mark Twain

"If people are only good because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed." -Albert Einstein

"Confidence is a habit that can be developped by acting as if you already had the confidence you desire to have." -Brain Tracy

"If you let your fear of consequences prevent you from following you deepest instinct, your life will be safe, but expedient and thin." -Katherine Butler Hathaway

"A man who fears suffering is already suffering from what he fears." -Michel de Montaigne

"It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to your enemies, but a great deal more to stand up to your friends." -Dumbledore (Harry Potter and the Sorceror's Stone - The Movie)

"Dread is an alien power which lays hold of an individual, and yet one cannot tear oneself away, nor has the will to do so; for one fears what one desires." -Kierkegaard

"People fear what they don't understand and hate what they can't conquer." -Andrew Smith

"Personal mastery teaches us to choose. Choosing is courageous act: picking the results and actions which you will make into your destiny." -Peter Senge

"Anything I've ever done that ultimately was worth while…initially scared me to death." -Betty Bender

"Never grow a wishbone where your backbone ought to be." -unknown

"Sticking feathers up your butt does not make you a chicken." -Fight Club

"Fear is that little darkroom where negatives develop." -Michael Pritchard

"There are several good protections against temptation, but the surest is cowardice." -Mark Twain

"The things we fear most are the things that have already happened to us." -Robin Williams (One Hour Photo)

"To the man who is afraid, every bush rustles." -unknown

"Those who should the loudest are afraid of the silence." -unknown

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