Fear can be a normal, natural part of life.
You may have a fear of snakes, and that’s great, because it keeps you from getting into a confrontation with a poisonous one.
You may have a fear of heights — that’s no problem, because it keeps you safe from dangerous cliffs.
You may have a fear of losing your kids in a crowd. Well, that just means you get to hold onto them extra tightly.
It’s when fear starts to become crippling that it becomes a problem. If fear keeps you from reaching for greater heights, you need to examine what’s holding you back.