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Fear Quotes

Fear can be crippling, preventing us from doing what needs to be done. Here, you’ll find quotations to give you the antidote to fear: courage. These fear quotes will encourage you not to let anxiety or worry stop you from facing challenges and obstacles or simply moving forward toward achieving your dreams. Some of our fear sayings might even help you learn to welcome fear;  taking risks can be scary but often lead to the best results.

 

 Fear is going to be a player in your life, but you get to decide how much. 
- Jim Carrey, comedian and actor
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 Fear is going to be a player in your life, but you get to decide how much. 
- Jim Carrey, comedian and actor
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 We don't live in our fears. We live in our hopes. 
- Mike Tomlin, NFL head coach
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 Don't fear the journey. 
- Devin Logan , Olympic Silver Medalist
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 Everything you want is on the other side of fear. 
- Jack Canfield, author
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 Fearlessness may be a gift, but perhaps most precious is courage from cultivating the habit of refusing to let fear dictate one’s actions. 
- Aung San Suu Kyi, Nobel Peace Prize winner
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 In my experience, God rarely makes our fear disappear. Instead, he asks us to be strong and take courage. 
- Bruce Wilkinson, author
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 In my experience, God rarely make our fear disappear. Instead, he asks us to be strong and take courage. 
- Bruce Wilkinson, author
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 I can't understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I'm frightened of the old ones. 
- John Cage, composer
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 Fear might not mean 'stop'; I've come to believe fear usually means 'go.' It always means 'listen closely'. 
- environmentalist Frances Moore Lappé
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 It is easier to face a fear, to challenge it and conquer it, than it is to live with it. 
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 Fear of recognizing and confronting our problems and our dreams honestly is the greatest obstacle to change. 
- Edward Grinnan, Author, The Promise of Hope
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 Fear will always knock on your door. Just don't invite it in for dinner. And for heaven's sake, don't offer it a bed for the night. 
- Max Lucado, Imagine Your Life Without Fear
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 If you don't ask, it's an automatic no. 
- Guideposts reader Margaret Spittle Agard
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