He who strikes terror in others is himself continually in fear. -Claudianus, Claudius
- "Normal fear protects us; abnormal fear… "Normal fear protects us; abnormal fear paralyses us. Normal fear motivates us to improve our individual and collective welfare; abnormal fear constantly poisons and distorts our inner lives. Our problem is not to be rid of fear but, rather to harness and master it." - Martin Luther King Jr.
- "Want of foresight, unwillingness to act when… "Want of foresight, unwillingness to act when action would be simple and effective, lack of clear thinking, confusion of counsel until the emergency comes, until self-preservation strikes its jarring gong - these are the features which constitute the" - Winston Churchill
- "“The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind… "“The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear, and the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown" - H.P. Lovecraft
- Es gibt Gedanken und Empfindungen, die auf Es gibt Gedanken und Empfindungen, die auf fettem Boden nicht wachsen. (Matthias Claudius)