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Letter "F" » Fear
«According to most studies, people's number one fear is public speaking. Number two is death. Death is number two. Does that sound right? This means to the average person, if you go to a funeral, you're better off in the casket than doing the eulogy.»
Author: Jerry Seinfeld
Death and dying
, better off
, number one
, Number Two
, public speaking
, sound off
«And as I looked up, I was gazing on a hill, and in my spine I felt an icy, icy chill. And as I looked upon him, my heart was filled with fear. I was looking at a man sporting a funny crown, three nails, and a spear.»
«A nation can survive its fools, and even the ambitious. But it cannot survive treason from within. An enemy at the gates is less formidable, for he is known and carries his banner openly. But the traitor moves amongst those within the gate freely, his sly whispers rustling through all the alleys, heard in the very halls of government itself. For the traitor appears not a traitor; he speaks in accents familiar to his victims, and he wears their face and their arguments, he appeals to the baseness that lies deep in the hearts of all men. He rots the soul of a nation, he works secretly and unknown in the night to undermine the pillars of the city, he infects the body politic so that it can no longer resist. A murderer is less to fear. The traitor is the plague.»
«'Twas only fear first in the world made gods.»
«At Microsoft there are lots of brilliant ideas but the image is that they all come from the top - I'm afraid that's not quite right.»
«As a child, I was more afraid of tetanus shots than, for example, Dracula.»
«A just fear of an imminent danger, though there be no blow given, is a lawful cause of war»
«Advance, and never halt, for advancing is perfection. Advance and do not fear the thorns in the path, for they draw only corrupt blood.»
Author: Kahlil Gibran
«Always do what you are afraid to do.»
«A fear of weapons is a sign of retarded sexual and emotional maturity»