Overcoming Fear Motivational Quotes

on Handling Fear, Worry, Doubt, Panic and Anxiety

I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.
Nelson Mandela


The fears you don’t face control you. The fears you face, you move beyond.
Dr. Wayne Dyer


In skating over thin ice our safety is in our speed.
Ralph Waldo Emerson


Feel the fear and do it anyway.
Susan Jeffers


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. We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous? Actually, who are you NOT to be? Your playing small does not serve the world. As we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.
Marianne Williamson


The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt


Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.
Dale Carnegie


Self-worth comes from one thing - thinking that you are worthy.
Wayne Dyer


Fears are educated into us, and can, if we wish, be educated out.
Karl Augustus Menninger


Curiosity will conquer fear even more than bravery will.
James Stephens


I am not afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today.
William Allen White


Take the first step in faith. You dont have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.


Go for it now. The future is promised to no one.
Wayne Dyer


All personal breakthroughs begin with a change in beliefs.
Anthony Robbins


Meditation is not a way of making your mind quiet. It is a way of entering into the quiet that is already there - buried under the 50,000 thoughts the average person thinks every day.
Deepak Chopra


Do the thing you fear, and the fear will disappear.
David Schwartz


You cannot always control what goes on outside. But you can always control what goes on inside.
Wayne Dyer


Using the power of decision gives you the capacity to get past any excuse to change any and every part of your life in an instant.
Anthony Robbins


Do the thing you fear, and death of fear is certain.
Ralph Waldo Emerson


You block your dream when you allow your fear to grow bigger than your faith.
Mary Manin Morrissey


To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.
Bertrand Russell


Forget safety. Live where you fear to live. Destroy your reputation. Be notorious.



It makes no sense to worry about things you have no control over because there's nothing you can do about them, and why worry about things you do control? The activity of worrying keeps you immobilized.
Wayne Dyer


It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.


Never let the fear of striking out get in your way.
Babe Ruth


The only real prison is fear, and the only real freedom is freedom from fear.
Aung San Suu Kyi


If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.
Wayne Dyer


Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world.
Ralph Waldo Emerson


First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
Dale Carnegie


Fear is only as deep as the mind allows.
Japanese Proverb