Quotes of afraid

  1. Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God. – Corrie Ten Boom
  2. God, I am afraid he won't give me his answer today. If only somebody would help me- it is all so terribly depressing. – Eva Braun
  3. I'm afraid that reason will triumph and that the world will become a place where anyone who doesn't fit that will become unnecessary. – David Byrne
  4. A writer must teach himself that the basest of all things is to be afraid – William Faulkner
  5. We have to start teaching ourselves not to be afraid – William Faulkner
  6. I am not afraid of an army of lions led by a sheep; I am afraid of an army of sheep led by a lion. – Alexander the Great
  7. You tend to be afraid when someone seems foreign to you. But if you aren't careful, that can lead to bigotry. – Jasmine Guy
  8. A man who is not afraid is not aggressive, a man who has no sense of fear of any kind is really a free, a peaceful man. – Jiddu Krishnamurti
  9. Habit is a second nature that destroys the first. But what is nature? Why is habit not natural? I am very much afraid that nature itself is only a first habit, just as habit is a second nature. – Blaise Pascal
  10. Courage is being afraid but going on anyhow. – Dan Rather
  11. I'm afraid that the United States is more isolated today than at any other time in my memory. – Brent Scowcroft
  12. I was very pleased you know, and I was afraid that I might stick out, but I didn't. My happiest thing about that picture is that I proved that American actors can speak as well and also fit in with an ensemble like that. – Rod Steiger
  13. Well I am afraid that I am going to die, because I have just put a down payment on a house. – David Thewlis
  14. It's very important in life to know when to shut up. You should not be afraid of silence. – Alex Trebek
  15. I see by your letter to my father that you are rather afraid the French may invade England. – William John Wills

Usage examples for afraid

  1. I was afraid of being still! – The River and I by John G. Neihardt
  2. " Yes, afraid but I don't mean you. – The Claverings by Anthony Trollope
  3. I was afraid not. – The Fruit of the Tree by Edith Wharton
  4. Would you have me believe you are afraid of her? – Mrs. Geoffrey by Duchess
  5. I am afraid I know what you are going to say. – By Wit of Woman by Arthur W. Marchmont
  6. I'm afraid we must leave it at that. – Johnstone of the Border by Harold Bindloss
  7. It is now, I am afraid a matter of waiting." – The Turnstile by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  8. She was afraid but she thought she was happy. – The Lion's Share by E. Arnold Bennett
  9. I am afraid it is true." – Cecilia de Noël by Lanoe Falconer
  10. Then how can you know she is afraid of that? – Stories By English Authors: London by Various
  11. I replied, " I'm afraid – Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in the Years of 1845 and 1846 by James Richardson
  12. I am so afraid – Plays by Chekhov, Second Series On the High Road, The Proposal, The Wedding, The Bear, A Tragedian In Spite of Himself, The Anniversary, The Three Sisters, The Cherry Orchard by Anton Chekhov
  13. Are you afraid for my life? – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  14. I'm- I'm afraid you'll have to take this one and- and let me go in with-" " Nonsense!" – The Husbands of Edith by George Barr McCutcheon
  15. I should feel afraid – A Little Girl in Old Quebec by Amanda Millie Douglas
  16. And endeavoured to ask myself of what it was I was afraid – The Beetle A Mystery by Richard Marsh
  17. I'm not afraid to do it and I will. – Ted and the Telephone by Sara Ware Bassett
  18. You were not afraid of him, then? – The Life Everlasting: A Reality of Romance by Marie Corelli
  19. That was the only thing Mr. Copley was afraid of. – The End of a Coil by Susan Warner
  20. Not afraid of Jake! – Charles Rex by Ethel M. Dell

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