Courage Quotes

Vince lombardi - a man can be as great as he wants to be. if you...
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You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience by which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.
Eleanor Roosevelt
Hope, like faith, is nothing if it is not courageous it is nothing if it is not ridiculous.
Courage consists not in blindly overlooking danger, but in seeing it, and conquering it.
Jean Paul Friedrich Richte
Every great work, every big accomplishment, has been brought into manifestation through holding to the vision, and often just before the big achievement, comes apparent failure and discouragement.
Florence Shinn

To see what is right and not to do it, is want of courage.
Confucius Analects
Joseph conrad - the last thing a woman will consent to discover...
Courage is one step ahead of fear.
Coleman Young
The greatest test of courage on earth is to bear defeat without losing heart.
Robert G. Ingersoll
Courage is very important. Like a muscle, it is strengthened by use.
Ruth Gordon
Learn the art of patience. Apply discipline to your thoughts when they become anxious over the outcome of a goal. Impatience breeds anxiety, fear, discouragement and failure. Patience creates confidence, decisiveness, and a rational outlook, which eventually leads to success.
Brian Adams
Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex... it takes a touch of genius - - And a lot of courage - - To move in the opposite direction.
Albert Einstein
That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.
Abraham Lincoln
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
Clive Staples Lewis
Never discourage anyone... who continually makes progress, no matter how slow.
It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.
E. e. cummings
Courage is fire, and bullying is smoke.
Benjamin Disraeli
Courage is being scared to death - But saddling up anyway.
John Wayne
Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.
Dale Carnegie
Few men are willing to brave the disapproval of their fellows, the censure of their colleagues, the wrath of their society. Moral courage is a rarer commodity than bravery in battle or great intelligence. Yet it is the one essential, vital quality for those who seek to change a world which yields most painfully to change.
Robert F. Kennedy, 1966 speech
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
Some of your countrymen were unable to distinguish between their native dislike for war and the stainless patriotism of those who suffered its scars. But there has been a rethinking and now we can say to you, and say as a nation, thank you for your courage.
Ronald Reagan
A man of character in peace is a man of courage in war.
Sir James Glove
Anxiety is a thin stream of fear trickling through the mind. If encouraged, it cuts a channel into which all other thoughts are drained.
Robert Albert Bloch
Everyone has talent. What is rare is the courage to follow talent to the dark place where it leads.
Erica Jong
When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth. It is stupidity rather than courage to refuse to recognize danger when it is close upon you.
Conan Doyle
Courage is not afraid to weep, and she is not afraid to pray, even when she is not sure who she is praying to.
Black Hawk
With enough courage, you can do without a reputation.
Clark Gable, Gone With the Wind
Courage in danger is half the battle.
Titus Plautus
A man of great common sense and good taste, meaning thereby a man without originality or moral courage.
Sir Walter Besant
One man scorned and covered with scars still strove with his last ounce of courage to reach the unreachable stars; and the world will be better for this.
Joe Darion, "The Impossible Dream".
Defeat should never be a source of discouragement, but rather a fresh stimulus.
Robert South
The man who has strong opinions and always says what he thinks is courageous - And friendless.
Author Unknown
Everyone has talent. What is rare is the courage to follow the talent to the dark place where it leads.
Erica Jong
I do not ask to walk smooth paths nor bear an easy load. I pray for strength and fortitude to climb the rock strewn road. Give me such courage and I can scale the hardest peaks alone, And transform every stumbling block into a stepping stone.
Gale Brook Burket
Lord grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
Saint Francis of Assisi
A nation which has forgotten the quality of courage which in the past has been brought to public life is not as likely to insist upon or regard that quality in its chosen leaders today - - And in fact we have forgotten.
Courage is grace under pressure.
Ernest Hemingway
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
Charlie Chaplin