A lot of potential have been lost, not because they weren’t good enough, but because they kept living in fear.

When fear exists, you can hardly be positive, and you can hardly achieve that which you desire. You would be right to call fear an enemy of success.

These inspiring quotes would help you overcome fear.

1. “Most great people have attained their greatest success just one step beyond their greatest failure.” — Napoleon Hill

2. “Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood.” — Marie Curie 

3. “Success is often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable.” — Coco Chanel

4. “What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?” — Vincent Van Gogh 

5. “Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit at home and think about it. Go out and get busy.” — Dale Carnegie

6. “Decide that you want it more than you’re afraid of it.” – Bill Cosby

7. “The key to change… is to let go of fear.” – Roseanne Cash

8. “The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.” — Nelson Mandela

9. “We should all start to live before we get too old. Fear is stupid. So are regrets.” — Marilyn Monroe

10. “He who is not everyday conquering some fear have not learned the secret of life.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

11. “Curiosity will conquer fear more than bravery will.” — James Stephens

12. “Fear is only as deep as the mind allows.” — Japanese Proverbs 

13. “Never be afraid to try something new. Remember, amateurs built the ark, professionals built the Titanic.” — Unknown

14. “Try a thing you haven’t done three times. Once, to get over the fear of doing it. Twice, to learn how to do it. And a third time to figure out whether you like it or not.” — Virgil Thomson

15. “Take risks: if you win, you will be happy; if you lose, you will be wiser.” — Anonymous

16. “Failure is success if we learn from it.” — Malcolm Forbes

17. “If you’re doing your best, you won’t have any time to worry about failure.” — H. Jackson Brown, Jr. 

18. “Failure is the key to success; each mistake teaches us something.” — Morihei Ueshiba