Criticism is something we can avoid easily by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.— Aristotle
Lavish Overcoming Fear quotations
One can choose to go back toward safety or forward toward growth.
Growth must be chosen again and again; fear must be overcome again and again.
He who has overcome his fears will truly be free.
A boat is safe in the harbor. But this is not the purpose of a boat.
Use your fear... it can take you to the place where you store your courage.
If you really want to live your life to the fullest and realize your greatest potential, you must be willing to run the risk of making some people mad. People may not like what you do, people may not like how you do it, but these people are not living your life. You are!
Fear is not real. The only place that fear can exist is in our thoughts of the future. It is a product of our imagination, causing us to fear things that do not at present and may not ever exist. That is near insanity Kitai. Do not misunderstand me, danger is very real, but fear is a choice.
Above all, don’t fear difficult moments. The best comes from them
The enemy is fear. We think it is hate; but, it is fear.
You can never become a great man or woman until you have overcome anxiety, worry, and fear. It is impossible for an anxious person, a worried one, or a fearful one to perceive truth; all things are distorted and thrown out of their proper relations by such mental states, and those who are in them cannot read the thoughts of God.
Willpower is the key to success. Successful people strive no matter what they feel by applying their will to overcome apathy, doubt or fear.
We must learn to live on the heavenly side and look at things from above.
To contemplate all things as God sees them, as Christ beholds them, overcomes sin, defies Satan, dissolves perplexities, lifts us above trials, separates us from the world and conquers fear of death.
Defeat is not the worst of failures. Not to have tried is the true failure.
Feel the fear and do it anyway.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself-and possibly teh bogey man.
Never fear, inevitably we shall have our years of failure, and when they arrive, we must reveal tolerance and sanity. No matter the days of anxiety that come our way, we shall emerge stronger because of the trials to be overcome.
My motto is: feel the fear and do it anyway.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom.
It takes a lot more courage to let something go than it does to hang on to it, trying to make it better. Letting go doesn't mean ignoring a situation. Letting go means accepting what is, exactly as it is, without fear, resistance, or a struggle for control.
It’s believing in those dreams and facing our fears head on that allows us to live our lives beyond our limits.
It's good to be challenged, to keep moving forward, and keep being inspired and scared. I feel like, if you're not afraid of something, you shouldn't do it. If you're just coasting through things, what's the point? You're not learning.
There's nothing wrong with being afraid.
It's not the absence of fear, it's overcoming it. Sometimes you've got to blast through and have faith.
The whole point of courage, to overcome your fear.
That's the interesting thing, when courage bleeds through the fear.
Failure is not the opposite of success; it's part of success.
It is not rejection itself that people fear, it is the possible consequences of rejection. Preparing to accept those consequences and viewing rejection as a learning experience that will bring you closer to success, will not only help you to conquer the fear of rejection, but help you to appreciate rejection itself.
Being brave doesn’t mean we have no fear - it means we refuse to be overcome by it.
The way you overcome shyness is to become so wrapped up in something that you forget to be afraid.
I took up leprosy work. Not to help anyone, but to overcome that fear in my life. That it worked out good for others was a by-product. But the fact is: I did it to overcome fear.
Don't let fear decide your future.
Courage is not the absence of fear...
Do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself.
Fear is about survival. When you drop under that and experience the fear without trying to change it, just letting it be, then it becomes still. When you open your heart to fear, rather than trying to fight it or deny it or even overcome it, then you find it is just energy.
How we handle our fears will determine where we go with the rest of our lives.
In order to be open to creativity, one must have the capacity for constructive use of solitude. One must overcome the fear of being alone.