Afraid of losing your spouse?
You’ll lose him/her.
Afraid of losing your savings?
You’ll lose them.
Afraid of being fired?
You’ll be fired.
A little bit of fear is not a bad thing.
It gets you out of bed in the morning.
It makes you plan for worst-case scenarios.
Too much fear is a definitely a bad thing.
Too much fear is a self-fulfilling emotion.
It works in your sub-conscious, it affects your attitudes and behaviour.
Whatever it is you’re afraid of losing, you will lose.