Scared Quotes

Scared Quotes by Parker Posey, Stephen Graham Jones, Manny MUA, Terry Pratchett, Elisha Cuthbert, Rainbow Rowell and many others.

I had dreams of conehead aliens when I was little. Before ‘Saturday Night Live‘ did it. And then they came out with them, and I went on to be a glorified extra in the movie. When everyone else was laughing, I was scared.
There’s no purer feeling in the world than being scared.
Don’t be scared of what people will say.
It’s the end game that people dread and that’s what I’m scared of
It’s hard to be scared if you don’t feel for a character, because you don’t care if they die or live.
She bent her neck back and kissed him like she never had before. Like she wasn’t scared of doing it wrong.
My norm for watching scary movies, what I love about it, is when they work and they scare me, which is not that often I’m afraid. The more you know the genre, your taste becomes a little more rarefied and you take a very particular route to the type of movies you like in the genre. But I still get scared.
Don’t be scared to embrace the way that it hurts just to grow. You’ll look back and your heart will thank you for not standing still when what you needed the most was to move forward
If you act scared, your body produces adrenaline.
Girl I don’t wanna share you
We could be together, but you scared to
I ain’t gonna leave you
My people tell me I should
And when I blow I hope you know
That I could have any girl I choose
But as time goes by, baby all I’m gonna want is you
Everyone starting a startup for the first time is scared, and everyone feels like a bit of an imposter.
The last song was so deep and raw and pure that I could not escape. It was as if the people were singing in between the notes, weeping and joyful at the same time, and I felt like their voices or something was rocking me in its bosom, holding me like a scared kid, and I opened up to that feeling-and it washed over me.
When I’m scared of hurting myself, I start to overthink things and won’t go for it.
Well, I have been in physical altercations, but they weren’t really fights because I am too scared and Jewish. So anytime that it gets to a point where there is gonna be a fight, I immediately apologize.
Usually whenever you’re scared of something, do it. If you’re not afraid of it, don’t do it.
We’ve worked together with Carine Roitfeld a lot; she’s been a big supporter and helped me along with everything. Also, just the way she does her magazine – she’s not afraid to do things differently or scared to put certain things in her magazine, a bit of controversy. She’s a bit naughty. She likes sexy things.
Everyone you idolize wakes up scared to be themselves sometimes.
I am not fearless. I get scared plenty. But I have also learned how to channel that emotion to sharpen me.
I’m always easily frightened and I hate being scared. I’ve never been able to go on the haunted house rides at carnivals of anything like that; my imagination just takes over!
Positive, healthy, loving relationships in your twenties… I don’t know if anyone would disagree with it: I think they’re the exception, not the norm. People are either playing house really aggressively because they’re scared of what an uncertain time it is, or they’re avoiding commitment altogether.
I hate being frightened of things. I’m not someone who can say: “Oh, I’m scared of flying, I won’t fly.” Fear seems to creep over every part of your life so if there’s something I identify as frightening to me I want to tackle it.
I’ve been scared and battered. My hopes the wind done scattered. Snow has friz me, Sun has baked me, Looks like between ’em they done Tried to make me Stop laughin’, stop lovin’, stop livin’– But I don’t care! I’m still here!
I think I’m going to be stereotyped forever, but I’m not scared of being stereotyped.
I’m not scared to fail, I’m not scared to lose, I’m not scared to die, for that matter… It’s going to work out the way it’s supposed to work out.
This is our culture, and I don’t care who the musician is, if he avoids black people, then he is scared of something. He doesn’t have confidence in himself or else he doesn’t believe in what he’s doing.
Betty Carter
Growing up, I had a very vivid imagination and Leonardo was like my best imaginary friend that I spoke to. When things were tough, or I was scared in an unsafe environment, I always imagined that the Ninja Turtles would come to the rescue.
I feel equal parts lucky and scared anytime I get a job.
I was always thinking the funny things but was always quiet and scared to be made fun of.
Be scared. You can’t help that. But don’t be afraid.
A lot of film directors are quite scared of actors. They are a bit of a nightmare sometimes, but I like them. It looks like cunning, but you try to get extra things from them all the time, by stealth, by making them feel confident, so they trust you and you can push a bit.
So in some ways my life, my background has been isolating and I think I’m a bit more scared as a person. I don’t walk alone or in the dark. If I go out the driver will wait for me to go into the house.
The transgender bathroom thing – it’s just so obvious that people are scared of what they don’t understand. It’s like, ‘I don’t want to deal with the fact that some people might have been born in the wrong body.’
I’ve only suffered writer‘s block badly once, and that was during the writing of Chamber of Secrets. I had my first burst of publicity about the first book and it paralysed me. I was scared the second book wouldn’t measure up, but I got through it!
You go overseas and people are oppressed and scared and worried but we’re not like that… we’re more like my films and how people come out at the end of seeing them – they feel good.
You keep life on a short leash.” “What’s that supposed to mean?” “You’re scared of what you can’t control.
But I love being scared. I think you’re brave only when you do things that scare you. I’ve always used fear as a motivator. I’m not sure why.
I used to love politics. I can’t say I do any more. All the fun has gone out of it. Each side is engaged in this trench warfare of managerialism. They’re all too scared to say anything that might make them appear something other than completely bland.
I have a worry of people not liking me. I get scared walking into a room first, so I have to have people walk in before me so then people are distracted. It’s hard.
Now that I’m a professional writer it’s a little more difficult to enjoy a movie if it’s not well done and a lot of the horror movies are not great, but when something’s really good, like I really loved The Conjuring. That just scared the bejesus out of me.
I limited myself to one shout a day. But I didn’t like the sound of my voice. It sounded panicked, it sounded scared. And I knew from experience you can’t hear more than 50 yards either way down a canyon.
I don’t recommend shadow travel if you’re scared of: a) The dark b) Cold shivers up your spine c) Strange noises d) Going so fast you feel like your face is peeling off In other words, I thought it was awesome.
Every time I make a movie I think that it’s going to be my last one, I think that no one is going to show up. I always have this sense that they’re all going to fail. I am scared to death.
I knew from day one, the truth would prevail, but I was so scared I didn’t know what to do.
Susan Smith
If you’re going through hell, Keep on going, don’t slow down, If you’re scared, don’t show it You might get out Before the devil even knows you’re there.
I’m one dude that writes his adlibs. I don’t just go in there and say “Gimme a track.” I say what I’ma say here [then] I put effects on my voice. Why not? I wrote it. Why not show the talent? Why be scared? That’s why I hate certain fans who hate cause it’s not like raw hip-hop, like boom bap.
You know the Scripture says “be not deceived for God is not mocked; whatsoever a man sow that shall he also reap.” And one day, I don’t know how they’re going to get it, but they’re going to get some of it back. They are scared to death and are more afraid now than we are.
Face your path with courage, don’t be scared of people’s criticism. And, above all, don’t let yourself get paralyzed by your own criticism.
Even when I have to write a simple letter I’m scared stiff as if faced with looming seasickness.
I no longer have time for unnecessary drama. I wasted so much time scared, self-conscious and insecure. Life is too short to stress the small things anymore.
She knew it was the right decision, even though she was still scared. Doing nothing would achieve nothing.
Bravery is the capacity to perform properly even when scared half to death.
Most of the time, I’m not scared. I get on with life, not because I’m a fatalist, but because that’s the most congenial way of dealing with things. Indeed, most of the time, I’m not conscious of dealing with anything.
Rudy Steiner was scared of the book theif’s kiss. He must have longed for it so much. He must have longed for it so much. He must have loved her so incredibly hard. So hard that he would never ask for her lips again, and would go to his grave without them.
I am uncomfortable with heights, I’m scared of the dark and I am scared of big crowds.
Performing didn’t feel comfortable until I was about 17. I loved to sing, but I always said I would never perform because I was too scared.
Fear is part of the process.В  If you weren’t scared, you’d be in trouble.
The only movie that ever really scared me was The Exorcist,but even then, I was laughing part of the time.
I don’t work for money any longer. I’m fortunate enough not to need to work for money, but I work for pride; I work because I love to work, and so the idea that one could lose control of one’s own name and that things could be produced with your name on that you were not proud of scared me.
I enjoyed doing Lipstick, but it scared me. I was very nervous. I couldn’t wait for it to be over. It was very real, and I was just a kid.
I spoke Spanish when I was three, and then Maltese. I love dictionaries. I like foreigners. My dad moved every year before I was 14, and I learnt to like abroad. I’m not scared of change.
I am scared of getting old. I am scared of being ill.
I think that the roots of racism have always been economic, and I think people are desperate and scared. And when you’re desperate and scared you scapegoat people. It exacerbates latent tendencies toward – well, toward racism or homophobia or anti-Semitism.
Crime stories are our version of sitting round a camp fire and telling tales. We enjoy being scared under safe circumstances. That’s why there’s no tradition of crime writing in countries that have wars.
There is no life for girls in team sports past Little League. I got into tennis when I realized this, and because I thought golf would be too slow for me, and I was too scared to swim.
I’m a big bike fan – my homies got Harleys and all kind of choppers – but to be honest I’m scared to ride motorcycles like that.
I get scared when I think I’m going to miss my flight. I get obsessed when I actually miss a flight.
Star Trek‘ scared me a lot more than ‘White Jazz.’ It terrified me, really. Because of the scale, the responsibility, the fact that it was this iconic character. It was the bigger challenge, so I had to take it.
I’m so scared of flying.
He never said “Don’t tell your mama.” He never had to say it. I did not know how to tell anyone what I felt, what scared me and shamed me… (109)
If you push through that feeling of being scared, that feeling of taking risk, really amazing things can happen.
I think people take the wordfeminist‘ really seriously, and I think people are scared to use that word.
Be scared. You can’t help that. But don’t be afraid. Ain’t nothing in the woods going to hurt you unless you corner it, or it smells that you are afraid. A bear or a deer, too, has got to be scared of a coward the same as a brave man has got to be.
I can’t imagine anything worse than being just left alone, scared out of your mind.
What happens if you get scared half to death twice?
I was so worried when I left ‘GH:’ so scared I’d never work again.
It’s hard for me to just say, ‘Wow, this is amazing – I’m famous. I’m living the dream.’ I sit there and think, ‘I’m scared – this can go away tomorrow.’ My dad always says that I’m a tortured soul because I’m never pleased; I never feel like I deserve what I’ve achieved.
I learned it by doing it, and I was scared to death.
I am scared of becoming a mother.
I always get scared of traffic cops when I’m driving, like I freak out even when I’m not doing anything wrong. I still think they’re going to pull me over and arrest me.
Some people ask why people would go into a dark room to be scared. I say they are already scared, and they need to have that fear manipulated and massaged. I think of horror movies as the disturbed dreams of a society.
Once I looked in the mirror and decided this is who I am, and I’m not scared of who I am, and I’m not scared that I can’t be like you, and I’m good with just doing me, that’s when I found myself, as a man.
Outside from with my older brother – and this would have stopped about age 12 – I haven‘t been in a physical fight in my life. We used to punch each other, but that was little kid punching. You’re too scared to hit anybody really.
You don’t know what it’s like to wake up in the middle of the night,
Scared at the thought of kissing razors
I want to show people they don’t have to be scared of being different.
I took my fear to literal heights and went skydiving over a year ago. It was in that moment, gazing over the precipice of the plane, when I realized what scared me the most, the unknown.
I am always scared before going on stage; this is the fear which makes me do well.
I just went to work for a vampire, was scared by a spider, and got knocked down by a tanning bomb. And that’s just my day, not my week.
It is exhausting to be running around pretending to be scared at night – It sounds so wussy actory.
I like horror movies. Nightmare on Elm Street is my favourite. I even get scared a little bit watching horror.
I’ve got a good man. He takes care of me. I don’t have to be scared of anything because I know he will kick every ass… disrespect him and you’ve got a problem.
I’ve been broke my whole life, you get what I’m saying? I’m scared of the bank.
When I was at Brown, I wanted to write the great American novel, but I was too scared to take a creative course. I signed up for one, got in, and just didn’t have the courage to go. I was a tremendously shy person, almost pathologically shy. The thought of peers critiquing my work – oh, God.
I’m very well off but I can stay with normal people. I can do a super-luxury life, but I can do a very normal life and I’m not scared.
It’s hard to be scared when there are 80 people around you.
I love Child’s Play 2! That movie has a great theme: You better listen to children. That’s why I wanted to do it. I was scared to do a horror movie – a blatant, studio horror movie – but I liked the script, and I thought that was such an important theme, because I don’t think adults listen to children enough.
Sometimes Buenos Aires is not so safe. You are scared to have someone behind you at night.
Imagination is a pretty powerful thing, and when you’re in the moment and you’re riding a train and you’re asked to look scared, I don’t know, it just kind of works out. And in those moments where you’re actually doing some of the stunts, then it’s not so hard at all, because there’s an actual fear there.
It was a dangerous profession I had chosen … because no one likes a funny kid. In fact, adults are scared silly of them and tend to warn children who act out that they are going to wind up in prison or worse. It is only when you grow up that they pay you vast sums of money to make them laugh.
I’ve never fallen in love right off the bat. I get scared to say I love you too soon because it means so much. It means you’re not seeing an end to things.
The #MeToo campaign is monumental. It is giving a voice to so many too scared to speak out before.
I hear them mumblin, I hear the cacklin I got em scared, shook, panickin
For a long time I was scared I’d find out I was like my mother.
According to Shakyamuni Buddha, it’s normal for human beings to be anxious, because it’s normal for human beings not to understand themselves. When you don’t understand yourself, you’re uncomfortable and scared. When you realize that you’re anxious, Buddha’s teaching is to practice being patient with it.
I looked around one stage school when I was maybe nine. It just scared the bejesus out of me. I was incredibly open, and the girls seemed fierce and determined.
With some of the issues around the Snowden leaks and what the NSA was doing I think have scared people around the world and I think in many ways rightfully so.
I was traumatized by the cartoon version of ‘The Hobbit.’ It’s not supposed to be scary, I don’t think, but literally I think that’s the most scared I’ve ever been.
We need to not be scared [of muslim], but understand each other. When you’re around these people, you see they have much more in common than their differences.
Art should walk a tightrope. That’s what art should be. Art should be dangerous. You can’t be scared to say something with it. People love to talk about how comics are real art and real literature, so why not use these characters to talk about real things, even if it is dangerous?
People are scared of falling sick in Indonesia, because Indonesia has one of the most compassionless medical systems in the world, totally abandoned to market forces. Medical care here is just ‘business‘, as everything else here has become ‘business’. It is quite terrifying and grotesque.
So I decided to start a church, for three reasons. First, I hated going to church and wanted one I liked, so I thought I would just start my own. Second, God had spoken to me in one of those weird charismatic moments and told me to start a church. Third, I am scared of God and try to do what he says.
I’m very scared sometimes that fashion might attack its own magic by the amount of exposure.
People are scared of the truth.
I never wanted to give up. I thought I might have to. Especially at the beginning when chimpanzees had never seen a white person before.They gave one look at me and ran away! They were scared, but eventually I got their trust.
I had to paint the picture that I was never scared, otherwise I couldn’t do my job. But now, as an actor, I’m literally paid to look emotionally accessible.
I don’t want to see kids in America being scared because they’re hearing people on television and the radio saying really ugly xenophobic and racist things.
I associate my motion picture career more with being unhappy and scared, or being under the gun, than with anything pleasant.
Being scared can keep a man from getting killed, and often makes a better fighter out of him.
The thing I’m scared of most is not fulfilling my work. There’s so much anxiety around trying to get a movie made that you don’t really get to be afraid of anything else.
A lot of the younger kids now can rap, but they’re scared of the crowd. Mastery of that stage is an MC. I don’t know if you’ve seen any great MCs on stage but when you do it’s like wow, this is more than the words to rhymes.
You don’t have to be fearless to do anything; you can be scared out of your mind. I fear that I won’t get better and that I won’t have time to practice. To be called a ‘jazz musician’ – it’s a big responsibility.
We all come into this world the same: naked, scared, and ignorant. After that grand entrance, the life we end up with is simply an accumulation of the choices we make.
If ontogeny recapitulates phylogeny, then children are somewhat closer to our roots as primates in the arboreal forest. Humans appear to be the only primates that I know of that are afraid of heights. All other primates, when they’re scared, they run up a tree, where they feel safe.
My only problem is the fear that opposition bowlers might go for my fingers and that’s why I was scared of the short ball. Now I am struggling with the ball pitching up and swinging away. I just keep nicking that one.
Whenever you’re at a poker table – and you’re betting all of your chips – you’re worried, you’re scared. Is it the right play? Have I thought through all the angles? That’s what stinks about life and business in general. If I had to calculate 100% certainty on every deal I did, I literally would do zero deals.
The idea of witches has always scared me because of the idea that there are Machiavellian forces out there that conspire to hurt others. There are people who do not have your best interest at heart and are actively willing to do harm to you and actively sending energy in that direction.
And y’all scared I can tell
That I’mma get Bucks like Milwaukee, cause like Sam, I ca’ sell.
I listen to him [Chief Keef] the most. I like his older mixtapes a little better though, because old Chief Keef scared me – I thought he was about to pop up out of nowhere with a hoodie on and shoot me.
I’m going to give the people what they want. Sensation, horror, shock. Send them out in the streets to tell their friends how wonderful it is to be scared to death.
Crane Wilbur
So many film makers are scared of visual effects – which is no crime.
When you feel scared, hold someone’s hand and look into their eyes. And when you feel brave, do the same thing. You are all here because you are smart. And you are brave. And if you add kindness and the ability to change a tire, you almost make up the perfect person.
I’ve been scared and I’ve liked not hanging on to stuff where I know that I’m in my comfort zone.
I’m not even scared of the devil. If the devil confronted me, I’d confront him as well.
I don’t see the risk, I enjoy performing stunts, and I don’t get scared.
As a kid, I was scared of losing my mind. In Terrell, Texas, where I grew up, there was a guy that would walk down the street talking to himself. And I used to watch him and feel uneasy. And there was a sanitarium where people would say, ‘That’s where all the crazy people go.’ It really sort of frightened me.
Since becoming a mother, I’d say it’s more so affected my general outlook on things. I’m less worried about everything. Less scared to make those numbers that people think are standard or less scared to create something that maybe I don’t think people are going to like, because it’s all about if I like it. I need to be happy.
The next time you get scared, get sacred!
You have decided being scared is caused mostly by thinking.
If you keep running away every time you are scared, then you will do nothing but hide your entire life. Is that really, how a person should live their life? The only way you can get over this fear is by fighting. No matter how scared or afraid you are, you cannot win without fighting.
Choi Young-Rae
Don’t be afraid of being scared. To be afraid is a sign of common sense. Only complete idiots are not afraid of anything.
It’s fine therapy for people who are perpetually scared of nameless threats as I am most of the time — for jittery people.
I get a little scared sometimes. A lot of things scare me.
I was so scared of my father. He’d pull up in his truck and start looking for something I’d done wrong. There was no escape, no excuse, no way out of nothing.
What scared me in that debate is that it’s not about the ownership rules at all. The vast majority of people don’t even know what the rules say, to be perfectly candid. Name all six of them.
When I’m out on the field, I’m not scared of anyone.
I haven’t stopped writing which is good. I’m scared to stop completely otherwise it might lead to stagnancy.
I saw things before they happened, and that scared me very much. The premonitions would always be accompanied by harsh and painful physical sensations.
I love the 3-D. I’m not one of those guys who’s scared to death of it and think that it’s going to take over everything. I love the fact that you have the immersive 3-D and the voyeuristic 3-D and then you have the in your face gimmicky 3-D and we’re going to do both. I think there’s a place for both.
There are a lot of folks that look like me that aren’t scared anymore, that are tired of the comments and the derogatory remarks that are made because of our political philosophy.
Sugar is the next tobacco, without a doubt, and that industry should be scared. It should be taxed just like tobacco and anything else that can, frankly, destroy lives.
If you want to understand your parents more, get them to talk about their own childhood; and if you listen with compassion, you will learn where their fears and rigid patterns come from. Those people who “did all that stuff to you” were just as frightened and scared as you are.
To be a young Irishman in London and go to the theater to see ‘Rosemary‘s Baby’… it scared the crap out of me.
And he left. I watched him walk out – he didn’t say good-bye, he didn’t even look back. It scared me, how easy it was for him to do that.
Publicly, we’re saying we’re better at fighting terrorism. Privately, we know that the bureaucracy has only gotten worse, since the high-level people are scared of being held responsible for 9/11.
I’m scared to death of being poor. It’s like a fat girl who loses 500 pounds but is always fat inside. I grew up poor and will always feel poor inside. It’s my pet paranoia.
Alien is one of my favourite films. I’m a classic horror fan. It’s a tough one for me, because I get scared quite easily.
I’ve got a lot of weaknesses. One of them is that I often get scared and tense when I’m working – and fear is one of the big threats to any good performance, because it closes you down and makes it harder for you to produce life in front of the camera.
Howl said to Sophie, “I’ve been wondering all along if you would turn out to be that lovely girl I met on May Day. Why were you scared then?
I didn’t have traditional stage fright. If there was 500 people in the audience or three people in the audience, it didn’t really make a difference. What made a difference was the conductor. Everything that I was scared about as a drummer was him.
Old age has got to start creeping up on me one day soon, and frankly I’m very scared. I don’t want to be old. I’ve always felt so young. And I want to stay that way.
Don’t be scared. I’ll look after you.
I just rode cross-country and the thing I noticed is just how afraid everyone is, and how nervous and scared and angry people are. From my point of view, I don’t think it’s all necessarily justified, but I think that’s easy for me to say.
That’s the way to go. People say: ‘Oh, he doesn’t want to come back, he’s scared,’ and it’s to play with your brain, to play with your mind. I’m not scared of nobody. I’m not scared of no human being. I’m scared to fight, every time I fight I’m scared, but I’ll bite into my mouthpiece and I’ll walk the walk.
I think it’s chauvinistic to think that women don’t like to get scared.
So why don’t you go home for vacations?’ I asked her. I’m just scared of ghosts, Pudge. And home is full of them.
I guess if I’d had any sense, I’d have been a little scared [to register to vote] – but what was the point of being scared? The only thing they could do was kill me, and it kinda seemed like they’d been trying to do that a little bit at a time since I could remember.
I’m not scared of Bayern Munich.
Don’t be scared to fly high, ’cause it will inspire others.
I work best when a little scared, when there’s so much more than the lines to think about.
I felt nothing all the time, and it had started to feel normal. It should have scared me, but it didn’t.
If anyone asks me about the George Martin years I usually say I group all of that stuff together as the single greatest experience but I wasn’t scared I was just really looking forward to it.
In my lifetime, I’ve come to realize that you can’t depend upon other people for what you want. You can’t be scared to go out and get it. You have to dream big, wish hard & chase after your goals, because no one is going to do it for you.
I was very shy and I was very introverted as a kid, but whenever I set foot on stage, I kind of opened up, and I think a lot of kids need an outlet to express their creativity. And a lot of kids are scared to do that if there’s not a safe environment for that.
But it still feels like it’s a reach for me. I am more comfortable doing a drama. I feel like I know what I’m doing a bit better there. But it’s good to be scared.
Being scared is part of being alive. Accept it. Walk through it.
Be yourself, be an individual – people are scared to be themselves.
I’m not tough when it comes to people criticizing the people that I protect, and those are the actors. It makes them scared to do it again for another director.
I wish they would teach it in schools: Give people the belief that they are going to do well. A lot of people are really talented and scared to follow their talent because you don’t know where it’s going.
I think the first experience scared the hell out of me. Within months of my initial marriage [on Angela Bowie], I realized I had done a really naive and rather stupid thing. . . . I don’t think either of us had any real resolve about being together. The result was it made me wary of relationships.
You never have to be scared to look to the future for opportunity.
I always kinda liked our attic ghost. When I was a kid, I used to go up there and read stories to it. Show it my new toys. It’s just an old spirit stuck between the worlds, right? What’s to be scared of?”” ~Vic
We live in a time of fear,” Skulduggery said, “where we’re too scared of upsetting the status quo to ask the questions we need to be asking.
I love you because you’re a child and you’re scared.’ You’re going to hurt me in the end. You’re quite mad.
So scared of getting older I’m only good at being young So I play the numbers game to find a way to say that life has just begun.
Running away from fear is fear; fighting pain is pain; trying to be brave is being scared
I’m so scared of doing theater. I’ve got stage fright, although they keep asking me to come back.
[I think there are a lot of Americans who are very scared ] that Donald Trump and his campaign, or his future administration, is just in denial. They just want to say, no, no, no, [Vladimir] Putin couldn’t possibly have done this.
I never think I’m capable of any of [action movies]! I’m always terrified, but luckily on this one it was directed by my husband [Len Wiseman]. ‘I can’t possibly do it. I’m too scared, I can’t do it.’ He says: ‘Go on. DO it!’ So it is shocking as I’m not one of those people who finds that stuff easy.
Terrorists are always a threat to someone. If we’ll be scared of them, it means they have won. But that doesn’t mean we can have a devil-may-care attitude toward this threat. We must do everything to stop these threats and not give the terrorists a single chance to demonstrate their brutality and hatred of mankind.
As an actor, I don’t know what I’m doing. I’ve never known what I was doing. I show up the first day, I’m scared, and I just hang out. It’s like being in detention – you just wait for it to be over. Then gradually I start to figure out what’s going on.
He invented the Fuse Box Dwarf, a little man who popped out at you from behind the paint cans in the cellarway and screamed, “Dreeb! Dreeb! I am the Fuse Box Dwarf!” Lewis was not scared by the little man, and he felt that those who scream “Dreeb” are more to be pitied than censured.
John Bellairs
Success for me will be where the body of work I’ve done afforded me the opportunity to be as good as I can be, and to explore myself and to see what I’m capable of. People like that share a willingness to be scared and to take chances.
I’ve seen so many scripts, and I want to do everything. Like with kiteboarding, you have to be fearless. I’m not scared.
I’m not scared of many things in front of the camera. Everywhere else, yes, I’m terrified. But acting is just pretending, and you are exploring feelings in a safe environment.
I’m not scared of Jon Jones or Chris Weidman or whoever. I’m here to fight. That’s it. It’s simple.
I make movies for me and posterity. I’m more scared of history than I am of the studio.
So let me tell you what I think about gods. I think a real god is not going to be so scared or angry that he tries to keep other people down…A real god doesn’t care about control. A real god already has control of everything that needs controlling. Real gods would want to teach you how to be just like them.
I was a bit scared because I came from the acting world. There was a fear that people would think of me kind of as a joke. But really, people think of me as a country artist who can act. That’s my favorite compliment.
Most of those takes were one take. I made those records in three minutes. I didn’t have time to get nervous or scared the first time I sang it. It was all ‘live’ and I enjoyed it so much.
A good indication that it’s not is if you’re only staying with What’s His Name because you’re scared.
courage is being scared to death – and saddling up anyway” “A goal, A love and A dream give you total control over your body and your life
When I perform on stage I become those male bullies, those dominators from my childhood. That’s probably why it’s so scary, because they scared me.
I am unique, a sheep, intimidating, scared, powerful, beautiful, flawed, and perfect in the same moment.
In March I had a minor heart attack while I was vacationing in Australia. it scared me, but it was nothing compared to what someone had in store for me down the road.
As a southern man, there’s two things I’m definitely not scared of: bow ties and white pants.
I think horror movies are still – this can be said of all movies – but being with a group of people scared together is more and more something unusual and fun. Especially for kids who are going out less generally.
For years, I didn’t give interviews because I was scared of people judging me or thinking I was arrogant.
People are scared man, they’re scared of the void.
Big L scared me to death. When I heard that on tape, I was scared to death. I was like there’s no way I can compete if this is what I gotta compete with.
I didn’t know it would be like this,” he says in a whisper. And then: “I’m scared.
London has always been a haven for victims of cruelty, and been improved by them. Yet I can see it changing now. Outsiders are demonised, there are little bits of legislation, people are scared.
I bought a bar because we got banned from playing everywhere else. We were too nuts, and everyone was scared of us. It was Des Moines, Iowa, remember.
I laugh a lot in horror films. If I’m scared in a horror film, I try to think about what’s scaring me… particularly, if it’s a bad movie, but something they’re doing still works. It’s the same way I look at comedy. I’ve always had an intellectual view of comedy, and what makes people laugh, and how does it work.
I love horror movies and I love being scared, but I don’t like them, if they’re not based on a true story. It’s like knowing how the sausage is made.
I didn’t get my licence because I wasn’t allowed to. But I haven’t had a seizure for a long time so I could, theoretically, get my licence. But I’m now just so used to not driving, I’m scared of what I’d do.
I tried to go out for theater or theater arts, but I was too scared or too intimidated. But I had a lot of friends on the cross country team that had great senses of humor.
I just like the idea of pills. I like to collect them but not actually take them. When I fell off my horse, I got tons of stuff: Demerol and Vicodin and Xanax and Valium and Oxycontin, which is supposed to be like heroin. And I’m quite scared to take them. I’m a control freak.
Whiplash‘ scared me. I feel you should only do projects that scare you to some degree. I get motivated by those sorts of feelings.
If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it’ is the slogan of the complacent, the arrogant or the scared. It’s an excuse for inaction, a call to non-arms.
All primitive people are frightened of owls,’ said Harley. ‘The villagers here are scared to death of the gufo. Birds of ill omen. If they see one, they think they’ll die. But they never do. See one, I mean, of course,’ he added with a laugh.
Francis Brett Young
Don’t educate people; touch them emotionally. Remember that people want to be scared or they want to be made happy or they want to be made sad.
Larry Winget
The ferocious inroads of the Normans scared many weak and timid persons into servitude.
I’m scared of audiences.
I’ve always been the guy that loved being scared or loved having pressure on me, because I always wanted to prove myself wrong and always wanted to prove that I could do it.
Did you forget me? Or are you too scared to tell me that you met me in fear that I won’t remember?
I know that sounds weird, but it’s hard to be scared or even angry at a guy in Spider-Man pajamas,”- Greg
A lot of the fighters will say you’ll know if a fighter’s won or lost just by a fighter’s eyes – whether they’re scared of the other person.
My chicken ain’t no joke. I ain’t scared to go up against the Colonel, tastewise.
Safe is just another word for scared.
I love to be scared. Not, ‘Hey, I think I smell smoke…’ scared, but creepy, paranoid, what’s-that-out-there-in-the-dark, ghost story scared. It’s no surprise that I was the girl who got invited to the slumber parties because I could be counted on to tell a tale to scare the bejesus out of you.
Being scared is really a good thing. It’s being scared of being scared that’s bad. Being scared of walking through your fear, going to a place of true creativity – that’s what an artist is, that’s what he does. If you do that, then being inspired by your contemporaries or people from the past is really great.
I think you can separate yourself from your fears. You know what you should do, and it’s just scary to do it. But I’d hate to let the fact that I’m scared to do it make me not do it. It ends up defining you. Because the moves you make are then based on what you don’t want to do.
Scared ya, did I? Aw, that’s sweet. Don’t worry the shocks won’t kill me,” she whispered. “They only make me stronger. Anyway, it was worth it to give that cow a black eye, ya know?
As for being AIDS infested, I don’t know yet, I’m too scared to get tested.
I was not scared of anything, when I read my book.
When Julia and I broke up and I was really scared to go into a market or anywhere because I thought, Oh God, everyone must hate me. And that wasn’t the case. People said, I’m sorry this happened, man. Are you alright?
I get really scared about how the Internet is shifting and changing everyone’s minds, and the way we see ourselves and interact online. Everything is so diluted now.
Usually what is difficult for me are things that make me feel scared. That’s when difficulties rather than challenges arise.
You’re not making my mistakes, Bella. You sound like you’re scared silly, and I’m guessing it’s because you’re afraid of me.
I ain’t scared of the fall / I’ve felt the ground before.
I’m not scared of growing up, but it just happens, doesn’t it?
You never have to be scared of the trials but of standing alone in the trials without shelter (Allah‘s help).
But the rest are even scared to open up and laugh. You know, that’s the first thing that got me about this place, that there wasn’t anybody laughing. I haven’t heard a real laugh since I came through that door, do you know that? Man, when you lose your laugh you lose your footing.
A certain desperation is usually necessary before we’re ready for God… Until your knees finally hit the floor, you’re just playing at life, and on some level you’re scared because you know you’re just playing. The moment of surrender is not when life is over. It’s when it begins
Don’t be so scared of dying that you stop living.
Santosh Mohan Dev
Every day I run scared. That’s the only way I can stay ahead.
Courage is doing what you are afraid to do. There can be no courage unless you are scared.
People are scared in this country [the US], to say wrong is wrong because the Jewish lobby is powerful – very powerful.
My philosophy is to not be scared of anyone. If I play well, great; if I dont, I learn from the match and move on.
When I signed up for Google Plus, my reaction after playing around with it for a little bit was like, ‘Huh, I think Facebook should be scared.’ In part, because it’s a really elegant product. It’s very fast.
If there had been another female for him since we arrived in Salvation, I needed to cut off all her hair and beat her half to death. The strength of that impulse scared me, and I took a step back. Deuce the girl was every bit as vicious as the Huntress, it seemed
What he was scared of was not that maybe she was a creature who survived by drinking other people’s blood. No, it was that she might push him away.
I want you to be with me in the dark. To hold me. To keep loving me. To help me when I get scared. To come right to the edge and see what’s there.
You can never know what is and what is not powerful, but you can always find out what the powerful people are scared of. A state like China looks so powerful, but they are so scared of the Internet, so the Internet is more powerful than them.
I’m not scared, if that’s what you’re wondering. The moment of death is full of sound and warmth and light shooting away, arcing up and up and up, and if singing were a feeling it would be this, this light, this lifting, like laughing… The rest you have to find out for yourself.
I am scared of being broke and famous. I think that would be the biggest curse.
I was probably more scared of my high school exams than I was of the Oscars. At the time you think it’s everything and if you don’t do well, your life’s over. Opportunities are gone. So the more you do it, the less the fear is present.
I do have a bit of a fear of heights. But I don’t get scared of heights when I am flying a plane.
Women were afraid of me, they were scared to death. But I always say be yourself, if you’re funny then let your sense of humor go there. I mean there’s no sense hiding what you feel.
I was more excited than scared, at the opportunity to work in an English movie.
You see, this heart, won’t settle down; just like a child, running, scared, from a clown. Demi Lovato
The Republican Party was just as scared of the Tea Party as the Democrats were. We just didn’t know it at the time.
I don’t really have a problem ’cause I know who these people are, I know that they’re scared to death. I know these leftists with scared and they oppose and that they’re inflexible.
AIDS had landed and I was terrified. I was very scared, just as everyone was in the ‘80s. It was really hard to be sexually active and to sleep with men and with women and not feel you had a responsibility in terms of having safe sex.
Real computers scared me; if you can find Them, then They can find you.
But we will play 6, 7 new songs each evening, approximately a third in the concert. I think it’s a good balance. It will be very interesting to see the public‘s reaction. But i think when we’ll play the very first new piece, we will be scared.
I believe that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, if you don’t have a good breakfast, then what are you going to do with the rest of your day. I get scared when I don’t have a good breakfast!
I just love jumping into someone else’s life. It is a relatively cheap way to experience things you would be too scared to contemplate in your own life.
Also, in my bedroom, nobody minded if I kept the hall door half-open, allowing in enough light that I was not scared of the dark, and, just as important, allowing me to read secretly, after my bedtime, using the dim hallway light to read by, if I needed to. I always needed to.
I said, going into acting, ‘I’m never moving to L.A.,’ because it scared me. But there was no way you could build an acting career in Orange County.
America’s angry. America’s scared. They want security from their country.
I can’t sit and compare my trouble to Brian Wilson but I came from a blue-collar family of fishermen. Music was an escape and a way for me to dream of better things and a better place to be. Let’s just say I was an insecure, scared kid.
I think that many people are ashamed when they feel afraid. There’s this thing in our society that you’re not allowed to feel scared. You have to be a man and put on a brave face, but we all have fears.
I’m scared,” he says.”I know,” says the nurse.”I want you all to go to Hell.””That’s natural.
What I wasn’t prepared for were the feelings of anxiety that it stirred in me. I wasn’t prepared for the initial feeling of I don’t want to have to do that again. I was scared.
Nobody cared about the riot until they thought it might spill into their nice neighborhoods. Then they got scared and called the National Guard.
The integrity of being an artist for Frank Stella means going into the unknown.A great artist is somebody who’s not scared to reinvent themselves and to start all over again. And some artists do it once, twice, three times in their career. He’s done it probably a dozen times or more.
Anybody who wears a mask is scared.
Gump Worsley
I didn’t want to whisper and giggle about [puberty] anymore. I felt incredibly self-conscious. I felt like I was losing myself, and I was losing who I was. And that really scared me.
These days, all we hear about is that the industry is in trouble. Everybody is so scared, but our mission statement is having no fear.
It took me way beyond what I knew, into places of which I was totally scared, but as I became less frightened, I welcomed new ways of thinking and approaching something. It made me an infinitely richer person, and I think a better musician.
The Shining‘ is one of the few horror movies that I actually like and it actually scared me.
I’m not scared to look like a complete fool in front of people. It’s just not one of my insecurities.
We’re fascinated by things that scare us, and one of the things that scares us is violence. Violence exists. It’s a real part of our lives. We are obsessed with what we’re scared of, but it certainly doesn’t define us.
Oh, ‘The Thing’ is one of my favorite movies of all time. That changed my life because I was like, ‘I’ve got to do this.’ Something that scared me that much? It was the first R-rated movie I ever saw, and I was like, ‘Dude, I’m changed.’
When I am scared of something, I run towards it, instead of away from it.
I had a sore throat for a long time and it scared me. I saw a lump in my throat and I was terrified. I wouldn’t go to a doctor.
Anne Ramsey
I think the Obama Administration has done a lousy job marketing and selling and explaining this entire thing. And, as a result, all of these right-wing front organizations financed by the Koch brothers, are blanketing the airwaves with lies about Obamacare. And people are scared.
If I find myself afraid or scared, that means I’m doing the wrong thing.
I think that women are more sensitive to emotional infidelity than men. I think men are more scared of physical infidelity.
I have a kind of psychic invisibility. As long as I can stay scared, I can keep people from seeing me. That’s what we have to count on.
I knew how to die. It was the living that scared me.
Something about theatre perhaps scared me.
It was no picnic despite what anyone might say later . . . . Most of us were pretty scared all the bloody time; you only felt happy when the battle was over and you were on your way home, then you were safe for a bit, anyway.
Colin S. Gray
I feel you gotta be nervous. If you’re nervous, it’s just ’cause you want to do well, it’s not ’cause you’re scared.
I’m very scared to do it. What if I don’t come back? With the whole light-years thing, what if I come back 10,000 years later, and everyone I know is dead? I’ll be like, ‘Great. Now I have to start all over’.
When I started, everyone said couture was finished and I was so scared. Actually I was more terrorized than scared. I was arriving from a provincial area of Italy. They called me in to do Givenchy and I just thought, Wow.
What would happen to the Weather Channel’s ratings if all the sudden people weren’t scared anymore?”
Dont get scared of death. Get rich! Then die.
I saw ‘The Shining’ in eighth grade. I watched it on VHS at a sleepover and was petrified, totally petrified. And I didn’t really start to digest the movie properly and understand it from a filmmaking perspective until I got older. But it pretty much defined what it meant to be scared of a movie for me.
I was kinda scared. I thought Detroit was gonna take me. I would’ve asked them for so much money they would have to put me on layaway.
I have a personal ambition to live my life honestly and honor the true love that I’ve had and also the people I’ve had around me. I want to stay hopeful, even though I get scared about why we’re even alive at all.
On the microphone, I’m not scared to step up and say, ‘This is my ability, this is how good I am.’ In other areas of life, I’m not so confident; I’m still adjusting to the photo shoots, all that stuff. But behind the mic, I’m fully confident.
If you scared to take chances, you’ll never have the answers
Even though I don’t necessarily believe in everything that’s supernatural, I like being scared and I like things that are suspenseful.
I’m scared of ghosts and aliens.