Fear : Fear And Fear Essay

1745 Words May 4th, 2016 7 Pages
Fear is something that we have spoke about a lot in class and speak about how our daily life is run by fear. Everything that we do is based all around fear and how we don’t want to come in “contact” with it. The decisions that we make on a daily basis is revolving around fear, and the fear to fail. Without the fear of punishment for breaking contracts, men will break them whenever it is immediately advantageous for them to do so. And since fear can change a person’s ability to act as they would, true liberty does not exist in the state of nature. That is the power that fear has on human society. Fear is defined as “an unpleasant emotion caused by the belief that someone or something is dangerous, likely to cause pain, or a threat.” The configuration about fear is how strong it actually is. There are remarkably multifarious decisions that human beings make that are based off of what fear can do. But fear isn’t only a short term decision maker. These decisions that we make are life changing. Some of the daily decisions we make is as small as putting deodorant on. It isn’t a necessity in life, it is the fear of smelling later that day, being afraid of what others might think of you. A part of the long term effect of daily decisions is taking care of good hygiene. It’s not genuinely something that you think of on the daily, but if you actually stop and think why we take care of our hygiene for the reason that we are afraid of what people might think about us on a day to day…

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