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Endless Progression: Its Retardation by Fear

Self-dependence in the pursuit of wisdom—this alone is growth. Whenever a man is in a position that entails the necessity of leaning on some external aid, he is a dying man; his tendency is downward; he is under the so-called law of gravitation. Knock the props from under him; then,…
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Fear

Among all the destructive forces which make havoc among human lives, fear, without doubt, takes the lead. It is an unreasoning emotion. It silently steals into trembling souls when there seems to be no outward occasion, and again it marshals its forces in the production or persistence of a great…
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Be Fearless

O friend, never strike sail to a fear.Come into port greatly, or sail with God the seas.—Emerson What a splendid, invigorating thought this is, when we want to cast aside for a time all the little petty details or fears which will occasionally come to us in our daily walks…
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Fear Not (Poem)

Fear not when men shall speak thee ill,And place thy faults where all may see;But only fear lest thou fulfillTheir prophecies concerning thee. Fear not when darkness doth prevail,And happiness seems out of reach;But only fear lest thou shouldst failTo learn the lessons God would teach. Nor shalt thou long…
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I Will Fear No Evil

The highest and purest human perception is that which sees no evil and understands that all things, real entities (for subjective conditions are of our own making), are made by Good in good and for good. This is self-evident, for the manifestation of God must be universal, else how could…
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Fearlessness

I will fear no evil. — David In metaphysics we do not recognize evil as a reality. We think of evil as ignorance; for we believe only in one power, which is God, or Good. Then evil to our minds is the different conditions of development through which we pass,…
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