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Quotes on Overcoming Fear

Fear is a primal emotion that allowed humans to survive for millenia through hardships we can only imagine. We may have evolved civilizations and societies, but it takes a lot longer for our innate human nature to evolve than it takes for technology to transform our world.  Today, we instinctively react to small anxieties as if they were life-threatening; a remnant of a primal system that once allowed us to survive now hijacks our goals. Don't let it. ~Think. Love. Live. 


There is no illusion greater than fear. ~Lao Tzu


Fear is in direct opposition to love. ~Think. Love. Live. 


There is enough strength within you to overcome anything in life.

~ Lailah Gifty Akita


Only by fully experiencing fear can you ever hope to overcome it.

~Wayne Gerard Trotman


It was a high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, "Always do what you are afraid to do." ~Ralph Waldo Emerson


To escape fear, you have to go through it, not around it. ~Richie Norton


Fears are stories we tell ourselves. ~ Unknown


Don't worry about the future. Or worry, but know that worrying is as effective as trying to solve an algebra equation by chewing bubble gum. ~Mary Scmich


Fear is not your enemy. It is a compass pointing you to the areas where you need to grow. ~ Steve Pavina


Everything you want is on the other side of fear. ~Jack Canfield


Fear is not real. It is a product of the thoughts you create. Don't misunderstand me, danger is very real. But fear is a choice. ~Will Smith


There is no fear in love. Perfect love casts out fear. John 4:18


Fear always holds a lie. The truth never causes fear. But you have been afraid to face the truth. The truth will bring light and peace, every time and will be a way of escape for it will always set free and never entangle.  ~Shirley Howitt


Fear is always about the unknown. Spoiler alert: the future is always unknown, the world changes from moment to moment, and that's ok.  Lean into the discomfort of uncertainty, and trust that even if your wildest fears come true, you will be ok. ~ Think. Love. Live. 


Fear only becomes powerful when you give it power. ~Robin Sharma


Love is a higher frequency than fear, therefore we must overcome fear before reaching love. ~Ralph Smart


Punch fear in the face! ~Think. Love. Live. 


Fear feeds on inaction, indecision, unworthiness, negativity, and lies. ~Rozanne Paxman

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