50 Inspirational Quotes About Fear of Failure
Here’s a really interesting barrier that often holds us back from getting and becoming what we really want. We all have hopes and dreams. Success and happiness are our top two priorities to strive for. A big wall always seems to be in the way. That big wall is fear; because of fear we don’t take chances that could be rewarding.
Today we collected some intelligent quotes for your inspiration. Every now and then we need inspirational wisdom to set us back on the right path that we so often get lost from. If you have to take one thing away from this article, then let it be this: Don’t ever let fear hold you back, break free and never give up.
Go back a little to leap further.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
Half of the failures in life come from pulling one’s horse when he is leaping.
I failed my way to success.
Our doubts are traitors, and make us lose the good we oft might win, by fearing to attempt.
Every failure brings with it the seed of an equivalent success.
Failure is blindness to the strategic element in events; success is readiness for instant action when the opportune moment arrives.
Newell D. Hillis
They fail, and they alone, who have not striven.
Thomas Bailey Aldrich
We learn wisdom from failure much more than success. We often discover what we will do, by finding out what we will not do.
I was never afraid of failure, for I would sooner fail than not be among the best.
You can discover what your enemy fears most by observing the means he uses to frighten you.
Never let the fear of striking out get in your way.
George Herman “Babe” Ruth
One who fears failure limits his activities.
Failure is only the opportunity to more
intelligently begin again.
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to continually be afraid you will make one.
Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortunes; but great minds rise above them.
Our greatest glory consist not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
Wherever we look upon this earth, the opportunities take shape within the problems.
Nelson A. Rockefeller
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
Vincent van Gogh
The greatest men sometimes overshoot themselves, but then their very mistakes are so many lessons of instruction.
Experience teaches slowly, and at the cost of mistakes.
James A. Froude
It is the want of diligence, rather than the want of means, that causes most failures.
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.
I must not fear.
Fear is the mind-killer.
Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration.
I will face my fear.
I will permit it to pass over me and through me.
And when it has gone past I will turn the inner eye to see its path.
Where the fear has gone there will be nothing.
Only I will remain.
Fear: False Evidence Appearing Real.
If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment.
When I hear music, I fear no danger. I am invulnerable. I see no foe. I am related to the earliest times, and to the latest.
Henry David Thoreau
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing which you think you cannot do.
In skating over thin ice our safety is in our speed.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear, and the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown.
H. P. Lovecraft
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.
Try a thing you haven’t done three times. Once, to get over the fear of doing it. Twice, to learn how to do it. And a third time to figure out whether you like it or not.
The enemy is fear. We think it is hate; but, it is fear.
Never be afraid to try something new. Remember, amateurs built the ark, professionals built the Titanic.
It is foolish to fear what you cannot avoid.
He that is down needs fear no fall.
I am not afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today.
William Allen White
Who sees all beings in his own self, and his own self in all beings, loses all fear.
Isa Upanishad, Hindu Scripture
Where no hope is left, is left no fear.
Fear is only as deep as the mind allows.
Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold.
A man’s life is interesting primarily when he has failed–I well know.
For it’s a sign that he tried to surpass himself.
He who fears being conquered is sure of defeat.
There is no failure except in no longer trying.
There is no impossibility to him who stands prepared to conquer every hazard.
The fearful are the failing.
Sarah J. Hale
Disappointments are to the soul what thunderstorms are to the air.
Johann C. F. von Schiller
Failure teaches success.
People living deeply have no fear of death.
When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes him boldly by the beard, he is often surprised to find it comes off in his hand, and that it was only tied on to scare away the timid adventurers.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Fear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources of cruelty. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.
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