Quotations that match 'feared'.

The connections between and among women are the most feared, the most problematic, and the most potentially transforming force on the planet. Adrienne Rich
[ Among Between Connections Feared Force Most Planet Potentially Problematic Transforming Women]
He killed his enemies because he was afraid they would kill him. Amin ordered entire tribes to be put to death, because he feared they would rebel. Ryszard Kapuscinski
[ Afraid Amin Because Death Enemies Entire Feared Him His Kill Killed Ordered Put Rebel Tribes Would]
Hatreds not vowed and concealed are to be feared more than those openly declared. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Concealed Declared Feared Hatreds More Openly Than Those Vowed]
The rich and the well-born, according to the Federalist Papers, was greatly feared by the founders. John Jay Hooker
[ According Feared Federalist Founders Greatly Papers Rich]
Death is feared as birth is forgotten. Douglas Horton
[ Birth Death Feared Forgotten]
I'd like to add that negotiating is not something to be avoided or feared - it's an everyday part of life. Leigh Steinberg
[ Add Avoided Everyday Feared Life Negotiating Part Something]
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less. Marie Curie
[ Fear Feared Less Life May More Nothing Now Only Time Understand Understood]
I was apprehensive. I feared every time I talked about poetry, it would be filtered through the lens of race, sex, and age. Rita Dove
[ Age Apprehensive Every Feared Filtered Lens Poetry Race Sex Talked Through Time Would]
An anthill increases by accumulation. Medicine is consumed by distribution. That which is feared lessens by association. This is the thing to understand. Ovid
[ Accumulation Association Consumed Distribution Feared Increases Lessens Medicine Thing Understand Which]
Fear of serious injury alone cannot justify oppression of free speech and assembly. Men feared witches and burnt women. It is the function of speech to free men from the bondage of irrational fears. Louis D. Brandeis History
[ Alone Assembly Bondage Burnt Cannot Fear Feared Fears Free Function Injury Irrational Justify Men Oppression Serious Speech Witches Women]
It is better to be feared than loved, if you cannot be both. Niccolo Machiavelli
[ Better Both Cannot Feared Loved Than]
There are drugs that expand the soul, but cocaine is one that just closes the heart. It's a very alone, horrible sort of shrinking drug. I quit on my own, but there was a time when I feared I would have to go in for treatment. I really was in trouble. Linda Hamilton
[ Alone Closes Expand Feared Go Heart Horrible Just Own Quit Really Shrinking Sort Soul Time Treatment Trouble Very Would]
Even institutions of State, such as the judiciary, were seriously weakened, to the extent that the citizenry justifiably feared a breakdown in law and order. The business community was hit by a slump in sales and confidence, leading to reduced earnings and loss of jobs. Kamisese Mara
[ Breakdown Business Citizenry Community Confidence Earnings Even Extent Feared Hit Institutions Jobs Judiciary Justifiably Law Leading Loss Order Reduced Sales Seriously Slump State Such Weakened Were]
An objective truth and individual reason are feared above all. Jimmy Johnson
[ Above Feared Individual Objective Reason Truth]
Men ought either to be indulged or utterly destroyed, for if you merely offend them they take vengeance, but if you injure them greatly they are unable to retaliate, so that the injury done to a man ought to be such that vengeance cannot be feared. Niccolo Machiavelli
[ Cannot Destroyed Done Either Feared Greatly Indulged Injure Injury Man Men Merely Offend Ought Retaliate Such Take Them Unable Utterly Vengeance]
Virtue is more to be feared than vice, because its excesses are not subject to the regulation of conscience. Adam Smith
[ Because Conscience Excesses Feared More Regulation Subject Than Vice Virtue]
It is to be feared that those who emigrate to New South Wales, generally anticipate too great facility in their future operations and certainty of success in conducting them; but they should recollect that competency cannot be obtained without labour. Charles Sturt
[ Anticipate Cannot Certainty Conducting Emigrate Facility Feared Future Generally Great Labour New Obtained Operations Recollect Should South Success Their Them Those Too Wales Without]
I never ate of the grapes nor feared of the eruptions. David O. Selznick
[ Ate Feared Grapes Never Nor]
I feared the verdict of the watch, where I either lost the race against time that day or would lose it soon by making the record even harder to break. The time trap had snapped shut. Joe Henderson
[ Against Break Day Either Even Feared Had Harder Lose Lost Making Race Record Shut Snapped Soon Time Trap Verdict Watch Where Would]
The competitor to be feared is one who never bothers about you at all, but goes on making his own business better all the time. Henry Ford
[ Better Bothers Business Competitor Feared Goes His Making Never Own Time]
I was desperate to go back to New York and when 9/11 happened, I feared moving to the bulls-eye and that was very hard because I have a lot of family there and I really had to question what I didn't like about this community. Tea Leoni
[ Back Because Community Desperate Family Feared Go Had Happened Hard Lot Moving New Question Really Very York]
I never yet feared those men who set a place apart in the middle of their cities where they gather to cheat one another and swear oaths which they break. Herodotus
[ Another Apart Break Cheat Cities Feared Gather Men Middle Never Oaths Place Set Swear Their Those Where Which Yet]
It was our view of the worst that could befall our people if they were taken captive. So, what was fascinating to me was that somehow it appears the techniques that we have feared most in the world would be used on our people, we are using on people in our custody. Jane Mayer
[ Appears Befall Captive Could Custody Fascinating Feared Most Our Somehow Taken Techniques Used Using View Were World Worst Would]
It was accountability that Nixon feared. Bob Woodward
[ Accountability Feared Nixon]
Fools are more to be feared than the wicked. Queen Christina
[ Feared Fools More Than Wicked]
An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast; a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind. Buddha Friendship
[ Beast Body Evil Feared Friend Insincere May Mind More Than Wild Will Wound Your]
We are facing a storm that most of us have long feared. Ray Nagin
[ Facing Feared Long Most Storm Us]
Hateful is the power, and pitiable is the life, of those who wish to be feared rather than loved. Cornelius Nepos
[ Feared Hateful Life Loved Pitiable Power Rather Than Those Wish]
Besides alligators, the only animals to be feared are the poisonous serpents. These are certainly common enough in the forest, but no fatal accident happened during the whole time of my residence. Henry Walter Bates
[ Accident Alligators Animals Besides Certainly Common During Enough Fatal Feared Forest Happened Only Poisonous Residence Serpents These Time Whole]
One of the most feared expressions in modern times is 'The computer is down.' Norman Ralph Augustine Computers
[ Computer Down Expressions Feared Modern Most Times]
People always fear change. People feared electricity when it was invented, didn't they? People feared coal, they feared gas-powered engines... There will always be ignorance, and ignorance leads to fear. But with time, people will come to accept their silicon masters. Bill Gates
[ Accept Always Change Coal Come Electricity Engines Fear Feared Gas-Powered Ignorance Invented Leads Masters Silicon Their Time Will]
My only regret about being gay is that I repressed it for so long. I surrendered my youth to the people I feared when I could have been out there loving someone. Don't make that mistake yourself. Life's too damn short. Armistead Maupin
[ Been Being Could Damn Feared Gay Life Long Loving Make Mistake Only Out Regret Repressed Short Someone Surrendered Too Yourself Youth]
Those who love to be feared fear to be loved. Saint Francis de Sales
[ Fear Feared Love Loved Those]
Ladies and gentlemen, I wish I had better news for you but we are facing a storm that most of us have feared. This is a threat that we've never faced before. Ray Nagin
[ Before Better Faced Facing Feared Gentlemen Had Ladies Most Never News Storm Threat Us Wish]
The Company of Wolves is about how society teaches young women to look at themselves, and what to be afraid of. It's about a girl learning that the world of sensuality and the unknown is not to be feared, that it's worth getting your teeth into. Neil Jordan
[ Afraid Company Feared Getting Girl How Into Learning Look Sensuality Society Teaches Teeth Themselves Unknown Wolves Women World Worth Young Your]
Enthusiasm is the inspiration of everything great. Without it no man is to be feared, and with it none despised. Christian Nestell Bovee
[ Despised Enthusiasm Everything Feared Great Inspiration Man None Without]
Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets. Napoleon Bonaparte
[ Bayonets Feared Four Hostile More Newspapers Than Thousand]
Just as the Russians and the Soviets didn't manage to wipe out languages in Lithuania, neither have they managed to wipe out religion to the extent that we had feared. Jeane Kirkpatrick
[ Extent Feared Had Just Languages Manage Managed Neither Out Religion Russians Soviets Wipe]
And be careful of this, that each day at your meals you have two overseers over your household when you sit at meals, and of this be sure, that you shall be very much feared and reverenced. Robert Grosseteste
[ Careful Day Each Feared Household Meals Much Over Reverenced Shall Sit Sure Two Very Your]
I surrendered my youth to the people I feared when I could have been out there loving someone. Don't make that mistake yourself. Life's too damn short. Armistead Maupin
[ Been Could Damn Feared Life Loving Make Mistake Out Short Someone Surrendered Too Yourself Youth]
Courage is... the knowledge of how to fear what ought to be feared and how not to fear what ought not to be feared. David Ben-Gurion
[ Courage Fear Feared How Knowledge Ought]
What each man feared would happen to himself, did not trouble him when he saw that it would ruin another. Virgil
[ Another Did Each Feared Happen Him Himself Man Ruin Saw Trouble Would]
Quite a few musicians came to our house. And my ma took me to hear many more, hoping to encourage in me a love of music. But she wouldn't consent to my having music lessons, for she feared I might end up as she had done - unable to play except from paper. Mary Lou Williams
[ Came Consent Done Encourage End Except Feared Few Had Having Hear Hoping House Lessons Love Ma Many Might More Music Musicians Our Paper Play Quite She Took Unable Up]
If an injury has to be done to a man it should be so severe that his vengeance need not be feared. Niccolo Machiavelli
[ Done Feared His Injury Man Need Severe Should Vengeance]
Courage is a special kind of knowledge: the knowledge of how to fear what ought to be feared and how not to fear what ought no to be feared. David Ben-Gurion
[ Courage Fear Feared How Kind Knowledge Ought Special]
The crises of our time, it becomes increasingly clear, are the necessary impetus for the revolution now under way. And once we understand nature's transformative powers, we see that it is our powerful ally, not a force to feared our subdued. Thomas Kuhn
[ Ally Becomes Clear Crises Feared Force Impetus Increasingly Nature Necessary Now Once Our Powerful Powers Revolution See Subdued Time Transformative Under Understand Way]
The megalomaniac differs from the narcissist by the fact that he wishes to be powerful rather than charming, and seeks to be feared rather than loved. To this type belong many lunatics and most of the great men of history. Bertrand Russell
[ Belong Charming Differs Fact Feared Great History Loved Lunatics Many Megalomaniac Men Most Narcissist Powerful Rather Seeks Than Type Wishes]
It is much more secure to be feared than to be loved. Niccolo Machiavelli
[ Feared Loved More Much Secure Than]
That's what we really mean by being feared on the football field. And not actually the player that fears him, it's the offensive coordinator that fears him or the running backs coach. Jamal Lewis
[ Actually Backs Being Coach Coordinator Feared Fears Field Football Him Mean Offensive Player Really Running]
The first light of day today revealed what we had feared. The devastation is greater than our worst fears. It's just totally overwhelming. Kathleen Blanco
[ Day Devastation Feared Fears First Greater Had Just Light Our Overwhelming Revealed Than Today Totally Worst]
It is not suffering as such that is most deeply feared but suffering that degrades. Susan Sontag
[ Deeply Degrades Feared Most Such Suffering]
I gained direct knowledge of the life of the poor in big towns: I have lived the narrowing mechanism of its conditioning and feared it. Ella Maillart
[ Big Conditioning Direct Feared Gained Knowledge Life Lived Mechanism Poor Towns]
Being diabetic was not what I thought of as being normal, and I feared the stigma of having to take medicine and having people stick me with a needle. Nell Carter
[ Being Diabetic Feared Having Medicine Needle Normal Stick Stigma Take Thought]
Any deviation is looked upon as a perversion, is feared, and is usually a target of hatred and prejudice. Joey Skaggs
[ Any Deviation Feared Hatred Looked Perversion Prejudice Target Upon Usually]
There was an old man with a beard, who said: 'It is just as I feared! Two owls and a hen, four larks and a wren have all built their nests in my beard. Edward Lear
[ Beard Built Feared Four Hen Just Larks Man Nests Old Said Their Two Wren]
In modern business it is not the crook who is to be feared most, it is the honest man who doesn't know what he is doing. William Wordsworth Business
[ Business Crook Doing Feared Honest Know Man Modern Most]
An oppressive government is more to be feared than a tiger. Confucius
[ Feared Government More Oppressive Than Tiger]
The Russians feared Ike. They didn't fear me. Lyndon B. Johnson History
[ Fear Feared Ike Russians]
The rapprochement of peoples is only possible when differences of culture and outlook are respected and appreciated rather than feared and condemned, when the common bond of human dignity is recognized as the essential bond for a peaceful world. J. William Fulbright
[ Appreciated Bond Common Condemned Culture Differences Dignity Essential Feared Human Only Outlook Peaceful Peoples Possible Rather Recognized Respected Than World]
We of the sinking middle class may sink without further struggles into the working class where we belong, and probably when we get there it will not be so dreadful as we feared, for, after all, we have nothing to lose. George Orwell
[ After Belong Class Dreadful Feared Further Get Into Lose May Middle Nothing Probably Sink Sinking Struggles Where Will Without Working]
Prohibit the taking of omens, and do away with superstitious doubts. Then, until death itself comes, no calamity need be feared. Sun Tzu
[ Away Calamity Comes Death Doubts Feared Itself Need Prohibit Superstitious Taking Then Until]
Until I feared I would lose it, I never loved to read. One does not love breathing. Harper Lee
[ Breathing Does Feared Lose Love Loved Never Read Until Would]
Since it is difficult to join them together, it is safer to be feared than to be loved when one of the two must be lacking. Niccolo Machiavelli
[ Difficult Feared Join Lacking Loved Must Safer Since Than Them Together Two]
If I had undertaken the practical direction of military operations, and anything went amiss, I feared that my conscience would torture me, as guilty of the fall of my country, as I had not been familiar with military tactics. Lajos Kossuth
[ Amiss Anything Been Conscience Country Direction Fall Familiar Feared Guilty Had Military Operations Practical Tactics Torture Undertaken Went Would]
Acting in anger and hatred throughout my life, I frequently precipitated what I feared most, the loss of friendships and the need to rely upon the very people I'd abused. Luke Ford
[ Abused Acting Anger Feared Frequently Friendships Hatred Life Loss Most Need Rely Throughout Upon Very]
In Goddess religion death is not feared, but is understood to be a part of life, followed by birth and renewal. Carol P. Christ
[ Birth Death Feared Followed Goddess Life Part Religion Renewal Understood]
Behold a republic standing erect while empires all around are bowed beneath the weight of their own armaments - a republic whose flag is loved while other flags are only feared. William Jennings Bryan
[ Armaments Around Behold Beneath Bowed Empires Erect Feared Flag Flags Loved Only Other Own Republic Standing Their Weight While Whose]
Why are ecologists and environmentalists so feared and hated? This is because in part what they have to say is new to the general public, and the new is always alarming. Garrett Hardin Environmental
[ Alarming Always Because Environmentalists Feared General Hated New Part Public Say Why]
I am told that the majority of Iraqis wanted Saddam removed from power, but they were unwilling and were incapable of doing the job themselves because they feared Saddam and knew the pain and torture he was capable of inflicting upon them. Howard Coble
[ Am Because Capable Doing Feared Incapable Inflicting Iraqis Job Knew Majority Pain Power Removed Saddam Them Themselves Told Torture Unwilling Upon Wanted Were]
Even death is not to be feared by one who has lived wisely. Buddha
[ Death Even Feared Lived Wisely]
I submitted manuscripts to publishers. This was not so much a feeling that I should be published as a wish to escape the feared and hated drudgery of normal work. Tanith Lee
[ Drudgery Escape Feared Feeling Hated Manuscripts Much Normal Published Publishers Should Submitted Wish Work]