Courage Quotes

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Courage is fear holding on a minute longer.
George S. Patton
Those who are lifting the world upward and onward are those who encourage more than criticize.
Elizabeth Harrison
Many would be cowards if they had courage enough.
Thomas Fulle
People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously. This is how character is built.
Eleanor Roosevelt, My Day
America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination, and unbeatable determination to do the job at hand.
Harry S Truman
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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
With enough courage, you can do without a reputation.
Clark Gable, Gone With the Wind
What makes the difference between a Nation that is truly great and one that is merely rich and powerful It is the simple things that make the difference. Honesty, knowing right from wrong, openness, self - Respect, and the courage of conviction.
David L Boren
It is about a socialist, anti - Family political movement that encourages women to leave their husbands, kill their children, practice witchcraft, destroy capitalism and become lesbians.
Pat Robertson, The World Almanac and Book of Facts, 1993
The man who has strong opinions and always says what he thinks is courageous - And friendless.
Author Unknown
No arsenal or no weapon in the arsenals of the world is so formidable as the will and moral courage of free men and women.
Ronald Reagan
Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak Courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.
Carl Hermann Voss
Courage is fire, and bullying is smoke.
Benjamin Disraeli
Conscience is the root of all true courage; if a man would be brave let him obey his conscience.
James F. Clarke
God, give us grace to accept with serenity the things that cannot be changed, courage to change the things which should be changed, and the wisdom to distinguish the one from the other.
Reinhold Niebuhr, in a sermon in 1943
Have the courage to be ignorant of a great number of things, in order to avoid the calamity of being ignorant of everything.
Sydney Smith
Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones; and when you have laboriously accomplished your daily task, go to sleep in peace. God is awake.
Victor Hugo
Our dependency makes slaves out of us, especially if this dependency is a dependency of our self - Esteem. If you need encouragement, praise, pats on the back from everybody, then you make everybody your judge.
Fritz Perls
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear.
Ambrose Redmoon
Courage in danger is half the battle.
Titus Plautus
Creativity is so delicate a flower that praise tends to make it bloom, while discouragement often nips it in the bud. Any of us put out more and better ideas if our efforts are truly appreciated.
Alexander Osborn
The shrewd guess, the fertile hypothesis, the courageous leap to a tentative conclusion - These are the most valuable coins of the thinker at work. But in most schools guessing is heavily penalized and is associated somehow with laziness.
Jerome Seymour Brune
Courage is the ladder on which all other virtues mount.
Clare Booth Luce
It takes far less courage to kill yourself than it takes to make yourself wake up one more time. It is harder to stay where you are than to get out.
Judith Rossne
Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress.
Lloyd Alexande
We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot.
Eleanor Roosevelt
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - Not absence of fear.
Mark Twain
Courage is of no value unless accompanied by justice yet if all men became just, there would be no need for courage.
Agesilaus the Second
Courage is found in unlikely places.
J. R. R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring
Without courage you cannot practice any of the other virtues.
Maya Angelou
Courage and perseverance have a magical talisman, before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish into air.
John Quincy Adams
Courage is very important. Like a muscle, it is strengthened by use.
Ruth Gordon
Courage consists of the power of self - Recovery.
Julie Arabi
Until the day of his death, no man can be sure of his courage.
Jean Anouilh
Courage is the price that Life exacts for granting peace.
Amelia Earhart, Courage, 1927
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
Charlie Chaplin
True courage is not the brutal force of vulgar heroes, but the firm resolve of virtue and reason.
Whitheead