24 Susan Jeffers Quotes from Feeling the Fear

Susan Jeffers was an American psychologist and self-development author;

She’s best known for her incredibly popular best selling book, and her first book: ‘[easyazon_link identifier=”0345487427″ locale=”US” tag=”w0f8f-20″]Feel the Fear & Do It Anyway[/easyazon_link]’. Susan’s books sold in the millions, and have been translated into over 30 different languages.

This is a small, yet wonderful collection of the best Susan Jeffers quotes:


24 Susan Jeffers Quotes

1. “It is a paradox. The less you need someone’s approval, the more you are able to love them.” – Susan Jeffers

2. “Remember that underlying all our fears is a lack of trust in ourselves.” – Susan Jeffers

3. “The less you need someone’s approval, the more you are able to love them.” – Susan Jeffers

4. “They begin to see how attractive people become as they open up and share their feelings.” – Susan Jeffers

5. “Every time you encounter something that forces you to “handle it,” your self-esteem is raised considerably. You learn to trust that you will survive, no matter what happens.” – Susan Jeffers

6. “Negative thoughts take away your power.” – Susan Jeffers

7. “Security is not having things; it’s handling things.” – Susan Jeffers

8. “The only time you will fear anything is when you say no and resist the universe. You may have heard the expression “Go with the flow.” This means consciously accepting what is happening in your life.” – Susan Jeffers

9. “They had to push through a tremendous amount of fear to get where they are today… and they are still pushing.” – Susan Jeffers


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10. “A self-assured woman who is in control of her life draws like a magnet. She is so filled with positive energy that people want to be around her.” – Susan Jeffers


11. “Feel the fear and do it anyway!” – Susan Jeffers

12. “No one is more unloving than a person who can’t own his or her own power. Such people spend their lives trying to pull it out of everyone else. Their need creates all sorts of manipulative behavior.” – Susan Jeffers

13. “Taking responsibility means never blaming anyone else for anything you are being, doing, having, or feeling.” – Susan Jeffers

14. “The only way to feel better about myself is to go out and do it.” – Susan Jeffers

15. “We who lived in concentration camps can remember the men who walked through the huts comforting others, giving away their last piece of bread.” – Susan Jeffers

16. “For many of us, the people we find most difficult to praise are the ones closest to us – our mates, our children, our parents, and sometimes our friends.” – Susan Jeffers

17. “Patience means knowing it will happen… and giving it time to happen.” – Susan Jeffers

18. “The biggest pitfall as you make your way through life is impatience. Remember that being impatient is simply a way of punishing yourself. It creates stress, dissatisfaction, and fear.” – Susan Jeffers

19. “The only way to get rid of the fear of doing something is to go out and do it.” – Susan Jeffers


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20. “When we give from a place of love, rather than from a place of expectation, more usually comes back to us than we could have ever imagined.” – Susan Jeffers


21. “I believe that if something is troubling you, simply start from where you are and take the action necessary to change it.” – Susan Jeffers

22. “Rejection is rejection – wherever it is found. So you begin to protect yourself, and, as a result, greatly limit yourself. You begin to shut down and close out the world around you.” – Susan Jeffers

23. “The fear will never go away as long as I continue to grow.” – Susan Jeffers

24. “The truth is that love and power go together.” – Susan Jeffers



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