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Most people see the world as a threatening place, and, because they do, the world turns out, indeed, to be a threatening place.
Translated by Alan R. Clarke in 1992
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“Don't say any more about what danger I'm in, I only fear danger where I want to fear it.”
“The thunderbolt without the reverberations of thunder would frighten man but little, though the danger lies in the lightning, not in the noise.”
“Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea”
“There is no living thing that is not afraid when it faces danger. The True courage is in facing danger when you are afraid, and that kind of courage you have in plenty.”
L. Frank Baum
“The Wonderful Wizard of Oz”
"Most people see the world as a threatening place, and, because they do, the world turns out, indeed, to be a threatening place." Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist (1988).
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