We fear violence less than our own feelings. Personal, private, solitary pain is more terrifying than what anyone else can inflict.
You have no chance of scaring me with death, because all the fear possible is contained in life.
Fear is normal! The goal is to conquer the fear, not to avoid it or pretend it doesn`t exist.
Don`t just escape from something; escape to something.
Ritual is another word for fear, manifested in a different way.
Whoever fights monsters should see that in the process he does not become a monster. And when you look long into an abyss, the abyss also looks into you.
When you have something you would die to protect, it ceases to be a matter of courage. [...] You just know what you have to do and you can`t afford fear.
I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.
Sometimes the prison of fear is so powerful there's no need to lock the cell doors. Your fear creates a willingness to self-imprison.
Fear is the imaginary response to something that has not happened.
The reason why fear is so powerful is because you believe it to be stronger than you.
Fear is contagious. You can catch it. Sometimes all it takes is for someone to say that they`re scared for the fear to become real.
So if your thoughts are energy, and energy attracts, then all of your thoughts about all of the things you fear the most - well, you`re actually making them happen. You`re manifesting them into existence simply by obsessing over them.