Quotation Explorer - 'Frighten'

We need courage to take ourselves seriously, to look closely and without flinching, to regard the things that frighten us in life and art with wonder. - Elizabeth Gilbert
Horses frighten me as much as chickens do,’ he said.‘That is too bad, because lack of communication with horses has impeded human progress,’ said Abrenuncio. ‘If we ever broke down the barriers, we could produce the centaur. - Gabriel García Márquez
the skies frighten you when they fill up with dragons,but you know they’re being chased by dreams! - Marianthi Devaki
There are more things likely to frighten us than there are to crush us; we suffer more in our imagination than in reality. - Seneca
Let nothing disturb you, nothing frighten you, all things are passing, God is unchanging. Patience gains all; nothing is lacking to those who have God: God alone is sufficient. - Teresa of Ávila
It doesn't make any difference what you do in the bedroom as long as you don't do it in the street and frighten the horses. - Mrs. Patrick Campbell
When solving a "panic" you must first ask yourself what you were doing that could possibly frighten an operating system.
My dear, I don't care what they do, so long as they don't do it in the street and frighten the horses - Beatrice Stella Campbell
I don't mind what Congress does, as long as they don't do it in the streets and frighten the horses. - Victor Hugo
If my answers frighten you then you should cease asking scary questions.
Claudius, you're luckier than you realize. Guard your appointment jealously. Don't let anyone usurp it.""What do you mean, girl?""I mean that people don't kill their butts. They are cruel to them, they frighten them, they rob them, but they don't kill them. - Robert Graves
Tipper and Al came to a show the last time we were in Washington. They're nice people, a nice family. We made every effort not to frighten them. - Jerry Garcia
Let nothing disturb you,Let nothing frighten you,All things are passing away:God never changes.Patience obtains all things.Whoever has God lacks nothing;God alone suffices. - Teresa of Ávila
But the culture-vultures and the intellectual snobs, and the self-appointed guardians of the Muses, often frighten off the average person from the free development of this appetite. - Sydney J. Harris
I think there are two ways in which people are controlled. First of all frighten people and secondly, demoralise them. - Tony Benn
I have no objection to anyone’s sex life as long as they don’t practice it in the street and frighten the horses. - Oscar Wilde
You can discover what your enemy fears most by observing the means he uses to frighten you. - Eric Hoffer
So as a prince is forced to know how to act like a beast, he must learn from the fox and the lion; becouse the lion is defenceless against traps and the fox is defenceless against wolves. Therefore one must be a fox in order to recognise traps and lion to frighten off wolves.
One must be a fox in order to recognize traps, and a lion to frighten off wolves. - Niccolo Machiavelli
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