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Two things scare me. The first is getting hurt. But that's not nearly as scary as the second, which is losing.
People don't want their lives fixed. Nobody wants their problems solved. Their dramas. Their distractions. Their stories resolved. Their messed cleaned up. Because what would they have left? Just the big scary unknown.
Being yourself is one of the hardest things because it's scary. You always wonder whether you'll be accepted for who you really are. I decided to call my record 'Inside Out' because that's my motto about life. I don't think you ever succeed at trying to be anyone else but who you truly are.
Courage and willingness to just go for it, whether it is a conversation or a spontaneous trip or trying new things that are scary - it is a really attractive quality.
Things are never quite as scary when you've got a best friend.
Morgan Freeman is so class. He's so cool. He's so scary.
All adventures, especially into new territory, are scary.
Self-awareness is value-free. It isn't scary. It doesn't imply that you will subject yourself to needless pain.
Human rights commissions, as they are evolving, are an attack on our fundamental freedoms and the basic existence of a democratic society... It is in fact totalitarianism. I find this is very scary stuff.
Handmade presents are scary because they reveal that you have too much free time.
When you take a look at the problems our country is facing, debt is No. 1. The math is downright scary and the credit markets aren't going to keep on giving us cheap rates.
If what you do is being threatened as a profession, that could be scary. But that's the same reason why I walked out on stage many times after receiving death threats. I couldn't live without doing what I wanted to do. So at the same time I have to be willing to die for it.
Students never think it can be the teacher's fault and so I thought I was stupid. I was frustrated and would come home and cry because I couldn't do it. Then we got a new teacher who made math accessible. That made all the difference and I learned that it's how you present it that makes it scary or friendly.
The scary thing is when I did my set in Texas everyone was excited. The show was great. I was done and the next DJ put something on vinyl and the difference! The quality!!
Stuff that's hidden and murky and ambiguous is scary because you don't know what it does.
We do stigmatise teens a lot and see them as scary and alien.
J. K. Rowling
Girls are scary. Large groups of girls scare the crap out of me.
All the ancient classic fairy tales have always been scary and dark.
Helena Bonham Carter
We want our idols to be dead because it makes death a much less scary place.
Being a mother gives you an incredible feeling of empowerment, you think if I can go through such pain and that level of sleep and still operate and not be grumpy you can do anything. It can be quite scary, you can't function your brain, forget your vocabulary.
When you accept a role in a pilot, you automatically sign up for five years. You think it's scary to walk down the aisle? Try signing a five-year contract for a show you may not want to be part of down the road.
I know that if I wasn't scared, something's wrong, because the thrill is what's scary.
Not only do I have to live, right, I have to get some cash for my troubles - it's a scary thing, and people need to start to think about the messages that they send in the movies.
There was a scary two years where it was madness because I was really in trouble with the taxman.
I don't usually lose my temper, but if I get angry, it's true - I'm scary.
There are enough scary rock & roll mothers in the world.
I can't tell you how scary it can be walking onto a movie and suddenly joining this family, it's like going to somebody else's Christmas dinner, everyone knows everyone, and you're there and you're not quite sure what you're supposed to be doing.
There are some ghost stories in Japan where - when you are sitting in the bathroom in the traditional style of the Japanese toilet - a hand is actually starting to grab you from beneath. It's a very scary story.
Cancer is a scary thing and you have to deal with it seriously.
Fairytales have always got to have that scary quality, as long as you make them laugh.
Helena Bonham Carter
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