Courage Quotes

Carl sandburg - sometimes even to live is an act of courage....
Sir winston leonard spenser churchill - success is not final, failure is not fatal it is...

Courage is like love it must have hope for nourishment.
La Rochefoucauld
Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.
Andr Gide
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
Defeat should never be a source of discouragement, but rather a fresh stimulus.
Robert South

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.
Euripides
Dale carnegie - inaction breeds doubt and fear. action breeds...
Many would be cowards if they had courage enough.
Thomas Fulle
Disobedience, the rarest and most courageous of the virtues, is seldom distinguished from neglect, the laziest and commonest of the vices.
George Bernard Shaw
Courage is fire, and bullying is smoke.
Benjamin Disraeli
Courage does not always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, I will try again tomorrow.
Mary Anne Radmache
I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
Thomas Edison
I sit beside my lonely fire and pray for wisdom yet for calmness to remember or courage to forget.
Charles Hamilton Aide
Courage is the thing. All goes if courage goes.
Joseph Addison
The only courage that matters is the kind that gets you from one moment to the next.
Mignon McLaughlin
The weak in courage is strong in cunning.
William Blake
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
Never discourage anyone... who continually makes progress, no matter how slow.
Plato
Have patience with all things, but chiefly have patience with yourself. Do not lose courage in considering you own imperfections but instantly set about remedying them - Every day begin the task anew.
Saint Francis de Sales
Our repeated failure to fully act as we would wish must not discourage us. It is the sincere intention that is the essential thing, and this will in time release us from the bondage of habits which at present seem almost insuperable.
Thomas Troward
An intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius - - And a lot of courage - - To move in the opposite direction.
Hoshang N. Akhta
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - Not absence of fear. Except a creature be part coward it is not a compliment to say it is brave.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
I want to grow old without facelifts. I want to have the courage to be loyal to the face I have made.
Marilyn Monroe
This is courage in a man to bear unflinchingly what heaven sends.
Euripides
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
With enough courage, you can do without a reputation.
Clark Gable, Gone With the Wind
Courage and modesty are the most unequivocal of virtues, for they are of a kind that hypocrisy cannot imitate they too have this quality in common, that they are expressed by the same color.
Johann von Goethe
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength loving someone deeply gives you courage.
Lao Tzu
Sometimes it takes courage to give into temptation.
Oscar Wilde
There is nothing in the world so much admired as a man who knows how to bear unhappiness with courage.
Seneca
The only service a friend can really render is to keep up your courage by holding up to you a mirror in which you can see a noble image of yourself.
George Bernard Shaw
Often the test of courage is not to die but to live.
Conte Vittorio Alfieri
Discouragement is simply the despair of wounded self - Love.
Francois de Fenelon
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
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
To see what is right and not to do it, is want of courage.
Confucius Analects
Failure is only postponed success as long as courage coaches ambition. The habit of persistence is the habit of victory.
Herbert Kaufman
Most of us, swimming against the tides of trouble the world knows nothing about, need only a bit of praise or encouragement - And we will make the goal.
Jerome P. Fleishman
To bear failure with courage is the best proof of character that anyone can give.
W. Somerset Maugham