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It's always difficult to play a scene of physical violence because you're always afraid that you don't know your own strength and might hurt someone.
With few exceptions, one ought always do what one is afraid of.
See, a painting is much cheaper than making a film. And photography is, you know, way cheap. So if I get an idea for a film, there are many ways to get it together and go realise that film. There's really nothing to be afraid of.
I've spent a lot of time in America since Sept. 11, 2001. Being here, I was noticing that the people, who in the '60s used to voice their opinions about their rights, are much different today. People are afraid to voice opposition to the government in a mass way.
What is the motive to the secret ballot? This, and only this: Like other confederates in crime, those who use it are not friends, but enemies; and they are afraid to be known, and to have their individual doings known, even to each other.
I like someone who's not afraid to be a kid!
I'm afraid of only two things: being lazy and being cowardly. I get up early in the morning and go to work. I love to write.
The greatest comedian I've ever seen is Jack Benny. He wasn't afraid of the silences.
The most common reason we stumble into the delusion of powerlessness is that we're afraid of what other people would do or say or feel if we were to act as we wanted.
I'm more afraid of marriage than death.
When we can begin to take our failures seriously, it means we are ceasing to be afraid of them. It is of immense importance to learn to laugh at ourselves.
Even if I have to stand alone, I will not be afraid to stand alone. I'm going to fight for you. I'm going to fight for what's right. I'm going to fight to hold people accountable.
Most people stop learning out of fear. They are afraid they cannot learn.
Henry B. Eyring
I was no longer, if I had ever been, afraid to die: I was now afraid not to die.
But then I'm one of those guys that is still a bit afraid of the telephone, its implications for conversation. I still wonder if the jukebox might be the death of live music.
Grown-ups are afraid for children. It's not children who are afraid.
I've never been too afraid of what other people have said, especially when I was younger, but I suppose that was the arrogance of youth.
I'm afraid I don't think I really have a life on which something can be written.
I'm never afraid to die. I think that's the best thing that can happen to somebody is they get to move on and do something better.
I'm afraid of making a mistake. I'm not totally neurotic, but I'm pretty neurotic about it. I'm as close to totally neurotic as you can get without being totally neurotic.
When I go back to Texas, I travel the state, and I see people all the time who come up to me, men and women across Texas, and they grab me by the shoulder, and they're afraid. They say, 'Ted, you know, I just lost my health insurance. I got a child with diabetes. I'm scared. Please stop this from happening.'
I think many cooks are afraid of undercooked meats. A good thermometer is a cook's best friend.
Do not be afraid that joy will make the pain worse; it is needed like the air we breathe.
I am going to give the American people a huge helping of unbridled truth: that we can't continue to spend what we are spending, that we can't avoid entitlement reform because we are afraid of third rail politics.
People always ask me, 'Lech, aren't you afraid of being killed?' And as an answer I shrug my shoulders.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
C. S. Lewis
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