concept

being afraid Quotes

10 of the best book quotes about being afraid
01
Share
“I wasn’t afraid anymore. I thought of that look on my mother’s face when I’d told her I was ashamed. I thought of that look of love and compassion that she wore as she looked at me.”
Benjamin Alire Sáenz
author
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe
book
Aristotle Mendoza
character
mothers
motherly love
support of a mother
being afraid
calmed by mothers
concepts
02
Share
“The most often repeated commandment in the Bible is ‘Do not fear.’ It’s in there over two hundred timesm . . . It means we are going to be afraid, and it means we shouldn’t let fear boss us around.”
03
Share
“Are you paralyzed with fear? That’s a good sign. Fear is good.”
04
Share
“It was more of a panic it was the panicky dread of losing yourself even from yourself. It made him a little sick at his stomach.”
05
Share
“Do not be afraid; only believe” (Mark 5:36).”
06
Share
“My dear, I really don’t know what else I can do to help you stop feeling so afraid. I think I’ll have to sit here next to you and you can tell me everything.”
07
Share
“Soon Marc called out for his mom again. ‘I’m afraid I’ll fall out of bed’, he told her. ‘Don’t worry my love,’ his mom answered. ‘I’ll fix that, and soon you’ll drift off to sleep.’ ”
08
Share
″ ‘I think I’m afraid of everything,’ he said.”
09
Share
“So, are you lost or not?” The dog hesitated, then nodded and gave a pathetic whimper. “You poor thing,” said Lotta with a sigh. “I know what it’s like when you’re lost. There you are, all alone, afraid, cold, hungry. And at night when it gets dark in the woods you start to cry. That’s when the ghosts come out screaming and rustling and rattling and haunting.” “How do you know all that?” asked the dog. “That’s what the carrier pigeon told me last year,” replied Lotta. “She got lost and forgot where she belonged. Getting lost is just like getting lost.” The dog nodded.
10
Share
“Toad found some rope in the cellar. ‘I will pull Frog out of the hole with this,’ said Toad. Toad found a lantern in the attic. ‘Frog will see this light. I will show him the way out of the woods,’ said Toad. Toad found a frying pan in the kitchen. ‘I will hit that big animal with this,’ said Toad. ‘All of his teeth with fall out. Frog, do not worry,’ cried Toad. ‘I am coming to help you!’ “

Recommended quote pages

View All Quotes