I distracted myself from the fear and terrorism by thinking about things like how the universe began and whether time travel is possible.
Without the compassionate understanding of the fear and trepidation that lie behind courageous speech, we are bound only to our arrogance.
Fear is the denomination of the Old Testament; belief is the denomination of the New.
Courage consists not in hazarding without fear; but being resolutely minded in a just cause.
With their souls of patent leather, they come down the road. Hunched and nocturnal, where they breathe they impose, silence of dark rubber, and fear of fine sand.
Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity.
It is wisest to be impartial. If you have health, but are attached to it, you will always be afraid of losing it. And if you fear that loss, but become ill, you will suffer. Why not remain forever joyful in the Self?
There are only two forces that unite men – fear and interest.
Neither a man nor a crowd nor a nation can be trusted to act humanely or to think sanely under the influence of a great fear.
I more fear what is within me than what comes from without.