I have this phobia: I don't like mirrors. And I don't watch myself on television. If anything comes on, I make them shut it off, or I leave the room.
— Pamela Anderson

The psychological condition of fear is divorced from any concrete and true immediate danger. It comes in many forms: unease, worry, anxiety, nervousness, tension, dread, phobia, and so on. This kind of psychological fear is always of something that might happen, not of something that is happening now.
Eckhart Tolle phobias quote

Most intellectuals today have a phobia of any explanation of the mind that invokes genetics.
— Steven Pinker

I would gladly do it but I am suffering from social phobia. I cannot manage being in a crowd of people.
— Elfriede Jelinek

Homophobia is just that: a phobia.
— phobias quotation by George Weinberg