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You gain strength, courage, and confidence by each experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, “I have lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.” You must do the thing you think you cannot do.

Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962) American columnist, lecturer and humanitarian.

You can conquer almost any fear if you will only make up your mind to do so. For remember, fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.

Dale Carnegie (1888-1955) American writer.

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882-1945) Thirty-second President of the USA.

He who fears being conquered is sure of defeat.

Napoleon I (1769-1821) Napoleon Bonaparte. French general.

Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest

Napoleon I (1769-1821) Napoleon Bonaparte. French general.


Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world.

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882) U.S. poet, essayist and lecturer.

We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.

Plato (BC 427-BC 347) Greek philosopher.

Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.

Dale Carnegie (1888-1955) American writer.

Fear is a habit; so is self-pity, defeat, anxiety, despair, hopelessness and resignation. You can eliminate all of these negative habits with two simple resolves: I can!! and I will!!

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We are more often frightened than hurt; and we suffer more from imagination than from reality.

Seneca (4 BC-65) Roman philosopher and playwright.