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being scared Quotes

Six of the best book quotes about being scared
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“I wanted to tell them that he was the first human being, apart from my mother, who had ever made me want to talk about the things that scared me.”
Benjamin Alire Sáenz
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Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe
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Aristotle Mendoza
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being scared
love
being open
mothers
open communication
talking
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“It’s OKAY to be scared. Being scared means you’re about to do something really, really brave.”
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″‘Where are you?’ he asked. ‘I want to talk to you.’ Claws of ice clamped down on Miss Keene’s shuddering chest. She lay petrified, unable to cut off the sound of the man’s dull expressionless voice, asking, Where are you? I want to talk to you.‘”
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“Are you there God? It’s me, Margaret. We’re moving today. I’m so scared God. I’ve never lived anywhere but here. Suppose I hate my new school? Suppose everybody there hates me? Please help me God. Don’t let New Jersey be too horrible. Thank you.”
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“Maniac told him the story of his parents’ death. He told about his problem with the trestle, how he had learned to avoid it. “And then, all of a sudden, there I was, on the platform, looking out at it, closer to it than I ever was before, up on the same level. I always saw it from below before. Now I was up there, too, where they were, looking down, and it was more real than ever. The nightmare was worse than ever. I saw the trolley coming ... I saw it...f-falling...them...them...” They walked in silence past the silo-shaped cage of the broken-winged golden eagle. Mars Bar swallowed hard. His voice was hoarse. ‘I knew you wasn’t scared.″
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“But that didn’t mean that he couldn’t try to scare his friend every now and then.”

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