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    afraid Quotes

    Don't be afraid to get stupid and feel it. Remember everyone's looking at me and not you.
    — ZZ Ward
    tags: afraid 
    I think any actor in their right mind is afraid of getting pigeonholed.
    — Zosia Mamet
    tags: right  mind  afraid 
    No matter what you do, if there's something you're afraid of, you need to break through it.
    — Zola Jesus
    tags: afraid 
    I was never shielded from the realities of what it meant to be an artist and that made me afraid to be an artist because I wanted to know that my life was secure.
    — Zoe Lister-Jones
    tags: reality  artist  afraid 
    I grew up in a financially insecure place because I knew that my parents were following their dreams which has pros and cons. It was actually my mom who encouraged me to go to acting school because I was really afraid to put all my eggs in that basket.
    — Zoe Lister-Jones
    tags: school  dreams  parent  afraid 
    If you are the writer/director especially, no one cares more about the project than you do. You know it in and out. You created it. So always listen to input but don't be afraid to veto and fight decisions that you know instinctively are wrong.
    — Zoe Cassavetes
    tags: decision  fight  care  wrong  afraid 
    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.
    — Ziggy Marley
    Don't be afraid to make people mad. Your honesty will inspire your true followers. I piss off tons of people every day.
    — Ziad K. Abdelnour
    tags: people  honesty  true  inspire  afraid 
    Those who are skilled in combat do notbecome angered, those who are skilled at winning do not become afraid. Thus the wise win before they fight, while the ignorant fight to win.
    — Zhuge Liang
    tags: fight  winning  wise  afraid 
    I'm afraid what we are building today will not have the same impact and sustainability of the architecture of a 100, 500 or 1,000 years ago. The buildings of those days were miracles. We don't perform such miracles today. So we should be a little more modest. For my part, I'll be glad to show one of my buildings one day to my grandchildren and say: I'm proud of that.
    — Zhang Xin
    tags: miracle  afraid  year 
    I love seeing young people take a stance and not be afraid to say how they feel, and protest when they feel things are wrong or unjust.
    — Zendaya
    tags: people  young  seeing  wrong  afraid 
    I am scared of spiders! And I still get a little afraid every time I have to do something new or have to get out in front of a big crowd. The first time I sang "Swag It Out" live, I was really scared.
    — Zendaya
    tags: time  live  afraid 
    Sex is like an atom bomb. A potent weapon which fascinates and frightens. We're afraid to let it loose, yet we all have our finger on the button.
    — Zeena Schreck
    tags: sex  afraid 
    People are stupid; given proper motivation, almost anyone will believe almost anything. BecauHse people are stupid, they will believe a lie because they want to believe it's true, or because they are afraid it might be true.
    — Zedd
    tags: people  believe  lies  true  afraid 
    With Dawn I was afraid people would just think it's a B-movie and I didn't know what I was doing. That's really what I was afraid of. Like the subtlety of the movie they would miss. If the movie succeeds, it's that people understand the subtlety. That they're able to see past the conventions of what they think a movie is and go a teeny bit deeper and let it be both.
    — Zack Snyder
    tags: people  past  movie  afraid 
    I am afraid for my health. I'm definitely burning the candle a little, at both ends, and I have to be careful about that.
    — Zachary Levi
    tags: health  afraid 
    We should not be afraid to go into a new era, to leave the old beyond.
    — Zach Wamp
    tags: afraid 
    I think it's become much harder because I'm more afraid of every step I take. I'm more aware of its ramifications, I'm more aware of the less creative aspects of music - like the business-side of things for example.
    — Zach Condon
    I'm a very outgoing person so I like girls who are not afraid to be themselves. I'm not a shy person.I like conversations and I'm a really big sucker for personality.
    — Zac Efron
    I'm a guy, but I'm not afraid to cry. Not all of the time. But when I'm watching a movie, I'll sometimes shed a tear, especially 'Moulin Rouge'.
    — Zac Efron
    tags: time  tears  movie  afraid 
    When they saw me in my space suit and the parachute dragging alongside as I walked, they started to back away in fear. I told them, don't be afraid, I am a Soviet like you, who has descended from space and I must find a telephone to call Moscow!
    — Yuri Gagarin
    tags: fear  space  afraid 
    Nothing will stop us. The road to the stars is steep and dangerous. But we're not afraid . . . Space flights can't be stopped. This isn't the work of one man or even a group of men. It is a historical process which mankind is carrying out in accordance with the natural laws of human development.
    — Yuri Gagarin
    It's okay to feel weak sometimes. It's okay to be afraid. The important thing is that we face our fears. That's...that's what makes us strong.
    — Yuki
    tags: fear  strong  afraid 
    Most courage comes from being too tired and hungry to be afraid anymore.
    — Ysabeau S. Wilce
    tags: courage  afraid 
    If you are afraid to fail, then you should go and become a banker.
    — Yossi Vardi
    tags: banker  afraid  fail 
    Look at yourself in the mirror and don't be afraid to notice how beautiful you are.
    — Yoko Ono
    tags: beautiful  afraid 
    Power is not something we should be afraid of. Power is great, power is energy. And in terms of energy, the most important energy is human spiritual energy and when I say spiritual, I feel like have to be very careful, I don't mean religious, I mean the energy of the mind, the energy that exists within us.
    — Yoko Ono
    Being independent is more of a mind state more than anything else. A lot of people don't understand that being an independent artist means being hands on with your career in every aspect - not being afraid to spend your own money and invest time in yourself. Although I'm affiliated with a major label, I still wake up every day with an independent mindset.
    — Yo Gotti
    You are afraid of it because it is stronger than you; you hate it because you are afraid of it; you love it because you cannot subdue it to your will. Only the unsubduable can be loved.
    — Yevgeny Zamyatin
    tags: hate  afraid 
    Knowledge! What does that mean? Your knowledge is nothing but cowardice. No, really, that's all it is. You just want to put a little wall around infinity. And you're afraid to look on the other side of that wall.
    — Yevgeny Zamyatin
    tags: afraid 
    Don't ever be afraid of giving. Give. Give of your time, your forgiveness, your understanding, your love. Give of your money. Give to the creation, and you'll be given by the Creator. Be generous, and the Most Generous will be generous with you.
    — Yasmin Mogahed
    Even if you look at Iran, those campaigners for human rights there, they don't want to have anything to do with America, because they are afraid that having American support will be the kiss of death for their movement. And that's really tragic.
    — Yaroslav Trofimov
    I'm afraid that I'm either going to have to write myself something or direct something if I'm going to get somewhere.
    — Yaphet Kotto
    tags: write  afraid 
    It's the heart afraid of breaking that never learns to dance.
    — Xiaolu Guo
    tags: heart  learn  dance  afraid 
    I hope it might help players have confidence in our own ways, and not to be afraid of them, as Bernstein showed - things like hoe-downs, fiddle songs, and the art of improvisation, and the New Orleans funeral tradition, and call-and-response church singing, and the fact that the blues run through everything. And in our relationship to European music, in that we don't have to imitate it, it's a part of us, inseparable.
    — Wynton Marsalis
    Since I entered politics, I have chiefly had men's views confided to me privately. Some of the biggest men in the United States, in the field of commerce and manufacture, are afraid of somebody, are afraid of something. They know that there is a power somewhere so organized, so subtle, so watchful, so interlocked, so complete, so pervasive, that they had better not speak above their breath when they speak in condemnation of it.
    — Woodrow Wilson
    tags: men  power  politics  afraid 
    For my part, I am very much more afraid of the man who does a bad thing and does not know it is bad than of the man who does a bad thing and knows it is bad; because I think that in public affairs stupidity is more dangerous than knavery, because harder to fight and dislodge.
    — Woodrow Wilson
    We live in an age disturbed, confused, bewildered, afraid of its own forces, in search not merely of its road but even of its direction
    — Woodrow Wilson
    tags: live  age  afraid 
    I'm not afraid to delay the schedule to make sure that this is the film that I want, that this is the best that I can do at that point.
    — Wong Kar-wai
    tags: film  afraid 
    I am not afraid of beauty, unlike most artists today. The pollen, the milk, the beeswax, they have a beauty that is incredible, that is beyond the imagination, something which you cannot believe is a reality-and it is the most real. I could not make it myself, I could not create it myself, but I can participate in it. Trying to create it yourself is only a tragedy, participating in it is a big chance.
    — Wolfgang Laib
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