Courage Quotes

Vince lombardi - a man can be as great as he wants to be. if you...
William blake - the weak in courage is strong in cunning....

With enough courage, you can do without a reputation.
Clark Gable, Gone With the Wind
Men make history, and not the other way around. In periods where there is no leadership, society stands still. Progress occurs when courageous, skillful leaders seize the opportunity to change things for the better.
Harry S Truman
Pardon one offense, and you encourage the commission of many.
Publilius Syrus
The Courage that we all prize and seek is not the courage to die decently, but to live manfully.
Thomas Carlyle, Proflies in Courage by: John F. Kennedy

One man with courage makes a majority.
Andrew Old Hickory Jackson
Coventry patmore - to him that waits all things reveal themselves,...
Our achievements speak for themselves. What we have to keep track of are our failures, discouragements and doubts. We tend to forget the past difficulties, the many false starts, and the painful groping. We see our past achievements as the end results of a clean forward thrust, and our present difficulties as signs of decline and decay.
Eric Hoffe
Hope, like faith, is nothing if it is not courageous; it is nothing if it is not ridiculous.
Thornton Wilde
Be strong and of good courage be not afraid, neither be thou dismayed for the Lord thy God is with thee whithersoever thou goest.
Joshua 19 Bible
Those who are lifting the world upward and onward are those who encourage more than criticize.
Elizabeth Harrison
It often requires more courage to dare to do right than to fear to do wrong.
Abraham Lincoln
If you will protest courageously, and yet with dignity and Christian love, when the history books are written in future generations, the historians will have to pause and say, There lived a great people - A black people - who injected new meaning and dignity into the veins of civilization.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
People with courage and character always seem sinister to the rest.
Hermann Hesse
Courage is the power to let go of the familiar.
Raymond Lindquist
This is courage in a man to bear unflinchingly what heaven sends.
Euripides
Success is that old ABC - - Ability, breaks, and courage.
Charles Luckman
Successful leaders have the courage to take action where others hesitate.
Author Unknown
I want to grow old without facelifts. I want to have the courage to be loyal to the face I have made.
Marilyn Monroe
Pathos, piety, courage, ? they exist, but are identical, and so is filth. Everything exists, nothing has value.
E. M. Forster, A Passage to India, 1924
Great spirits have always found violent opposition from mediocrities. The latter cannot understand it when a man does not thoughtlessly submit to hereditary prejudices but honestly and courageously uses his intelligence.
Albert Einstein
To live we must conquer incessantly, we must have the courage to be happy.
Henri - Frederic Amiel
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.... You must do the thing which you think you cannot do.
Eleanor Rosevelt
Courage is sometimes frail as hope is frail a fragile shoot between two stones that grows brave toward the sun though warmth and brightness fail, striving and faith the only strength it knows.
Frances Rodman
The scars you acquire by exercising courage, Will never make you feel inferior.
D. A. Battista
The man who has strong opinions and always says what he thinks is courageous - And friendless.
Author Unknown
The ideals which have lighted my way, and time after time have given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Kindness, Beauty, and Truth. The trite subjects of human efforts, possessions, outward success, luxury have always seemed to me contemptible.
Albert Einstein
It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare.
Mark Twain
Courage is more than standing for a firm conviction. It includes the risk of questioning that conviction.
Julian Weber Gordon
Leaders come in many forms, with many styles and diverse qualities. There are quiet leaders and leaders one can hear in the next county. Some find strength in eloquence, some in judgment, some in courage.
John W. Gardne
Competition between individuals sets one against the other and undermines morale, but competition between organizations builds morale and encourages creativity.
Unknown
Hope, like faith, is nothing if it is not courageous it is nothing if it is not ridiculous.
Thornton
Our institutions and values are in jeopardy as the mores of the market pervade all social life in this country. Loyalty, honesty, courage, discipline, patriotism, and commitment to family are being crowded out by the goals and rules of economic rationality - - Do whatever makes the most money.
Barry Schwartz
Courage is not the towering oak That sees storms come and go It is the fragile blossom That opens in the snow.
Alice Mackenzie Swaim
To dare to live alone is the rarest courage since there are many who had rather meet their bitterest enemy in the field, than their own hearts in their closet.
Charles Caleb Colton
Just as courage imperils life, fear protects it.
Jewish Prove
Some people think only intellect counts knowing how to solve problems, knowing how to get by, knowing how to identify an advantage and seize it. But the functions of intellect are insufficient without courage, love, friendship, compassion and empathy.
Dean Koontz
Dans ce pays - Ci il est bon de tuer de temps en temps un amiral pour encourager les autres. In this country England it is thought well to kill an admiral from time to time to encourage the others. from Candide.
Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
Without justice courage is weak.
Benjamin Franklin