i twist as i fall and cling to the rumor that there is no bottom
- noun – an unpleasant emotion caused by the threat of danger, pain, or harm.
- verb – be afraid of (someone or something) as likely to be dangerous, painful, or harmful.
i conquer my fear by submitting daily to its bitter wisdom
how much misery derives from evils that will never come to pass
what is more lofty than for a hundred men to march forward to death
i remind myself that i am not descended from cowardly men
i can imagine anything i want on the other side of fear
my fear sows the seeds of brambles that bind my heels and obscure my path
i stand before you and speak without fear because i read every day
courage has value to the exact extent that fear opposes it
fear taught man to shape dark howling winter into the dog at his hearth