Fear is a Liar!

Red Reddington on The Blacklist said “Fear is a liar. It activates the enemy.” Now don’t be too mad at me for quoting a fictional TV character! Besides, the quote perfectly reveals the dangers of living your life gripped by fear! We humans are susceptible to the power of fear and its ability to cause us to overreact or be paralyzed into inaction. So, fear is an emotion we must control or…

The Spirit of Fear

“I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration. I will face my fear. I will permit it to pass over me and through me. And when it has gone past I will turn the inner eye to see its path. Where the fear has gone there will be nothing. Only I will remain.” This is the litany Paul Atreides recites in the book “Dune” as he is being tested. A…