My only irrational fears are walking in front of cars that are on but not moving like at a red light, swimming in brackish water I saw too many alligator and shark movies. I will still swim though you can't let fears control you only motivate you, and groups of people at parties even people I know, I get uncomfortable, though I don't mind giving speeches so much.
"when a person is prepared to die for a cause, and indeed to glory in such a death, it impossible to supress him or the cause it represents." Jawaharlal Nehru
"Only the suppressed word is dangerous." Ludwig Borne
"All of our freedoms are a single bundle, all must be secure if any is to be preserved." Dwight David Eisenhower
"All men's souls are immortal, but the souls of the righteous are both immortal and divine." Socrates