We are more often frightened than hurt; and we suffer more from
imagination than from reality.
— Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder
There's nothing quite as frightening as someone who knows they are right.
— Michael Faraday frightened quote
Picture quote about Frightened
Most people do not
really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
— Sigmund Freud
Murderers are not monsters, they're men. And that's the most frightening thing about them.
— Alice Sebold
Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our Light, not our Darkness, that most frightens us.
— frightened quotation by Marianne Williamson
You can discover what your enemy fears most by observing the means he uses to frighten you.
Living in continual chaos is exhausting, frightening. The catch is that it's also very addictive.
What frightens us most in a madman is his sane conversation.
To make Michael Myers frightening, I made him walk like a man, not a monster.
A timid person is frightened before a danger, a coward during the time, and a courageous person afterwards.
Even the bravest men are frightened by sudden terrors.
We have to dare to be ourselves, however frightening or strange that self may prove to be.
If I make a fool of myself, who cares? I'm not frightened by anyone's perception of me.
Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened, but go on in fortune or misfortune at
their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm.
Only the unknown frightens men. But once a man has faced the
unknown, that terror becomes the known.
It is better to be frightened now than killed hereafter
There is nothing frightening about an eternal dreamless sleep.
Surely it is better than eternal torment in Hell and eternal boredom in Heaven.
How frighteningly few are the persons whose death would spoil our appetite and make the world seem empty.
How strange this fear of death is! We are never frightened at a sunset.
A timid person is frightened before a danger, a coward during the time, and a courageous person afterward.
Good novels are not written by orthodoxy-sniffers, nor by people who are conscience-stricken about their own orthodoxy. Good novels are written by people who are not frightened.
I don't use drugs, my dreams are frightening enough.
Inflation is as violent as a mugger, as frightening as an armed robber and as deadly as a hit man.
Try praising your wife, even if it does frighten her at first.
Bigotry murders religion to frighten fools with her ghost.
He who sings, frightens away all his ills.
The eye is easily frightened.
Great is the difference between a man's being frightened at, and humbled for his sins.
There are moments when everything goes well, but don't be frightened.
Assure a man that he has a soul and then frighten him with old wives' tales as to what is to become of him afterward, and you have hooked a fish, a mental slave.
The only use of an obstacle is to be overcome.
All that an obstacle does with brave men is, not to frighten them, but to challenge them.
Considering how dangerous everything is, nothing is really very frightening.
I think suicide is sort of like cancer was 50 years ago.
People don't want to talk about it, they don't want to know about it. People are frightened of it, and they don't understand, when actually these issues are medically treatable.
The lyricism of marginality may find inspiration in the image of the outlaw, the great social nomad, who prowls on the confines of a docile, frightened order.
Death doesn't frighten me.
It's a sad moment, really, when parents first become a bit frightened of their children.