Courage Quotes

J. lawton collins - no matter how brilliant a man may be, he will...
Lucius annaeus seneca - courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear -...

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
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
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything.
Vincent Van Gogh

In the Soviet army it takes more courage to retreat than to advance.
Joseph Stalin
Elizabeth harrison - those who are lifting the world upward and onward...
But wherefore thou alone Wherefore with theeCame not all hell broke loose Is pain to themLess pain, less to be fled, or thou than theyLess hardy to endure Courageous chief, The first in flight from pain, hadst thou allegedTo thy deserted host this cause of flight, Thou surely hadst not come sole fugitive.
John Milton
Courage without conscience is a wild beast.
Robert G. Ingersoll
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
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
Pardon one offense, and you encourage the commission of many.
Publilius Syrus
I have three treasures. Guard and keep them The first is deep love, The second is frugality, And the third is not to dare to be ahead of the world. Because of deep love, one is courageous. Because of frugality, one is generous. Because of not daring to be ahead of the world, one becomes the leader of the world.
Lao Tzu
The secret of Happiness is Freedom, and the secret of Freedom, Courage.
History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, however, if faced with courage, need not be lived again.
Maya Angelou
Support the strong, give courage to the timid, remind the indifferent, and warn the opposed.
Whitney M. Young Jr.
There is a courage of happiness as well as a courage of sorrow.
Alfred Adle
Success is that old ABC - - Ability, breaks, and courage.
Charles Luckman
Courage is being scared to death - But saddling up anyway.
John Wayne
Courage is very important. Like a muscle, it is strengthened by use.
Ruth Gordon
Courage means going against majority opinion in the name of the truth.
V? lcav Havel, parade, Times Picayune
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
Baltasar Gracian
I consider my ability to arouse enthusiasm among men the greatest asset I possess. The way to develop the best that is in a man is by appreciation and encouragement.
Charles Schwa
Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.
Andr Gide
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
Knowing that I am not the one in control gives great encouragement. Knowing the One who is in control is everything.
Alexander Michael
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
There is nothing in the world so much admired as a man who knows how to bear unhappiness with courage.
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
Competition between individuals sets one against the other and undermines morale, but competition between organizations builds morale and encourages creativity.
Life without the courage for death is slavery.
Courage is the ladder on which all the other virtues mount.
Brendan Francis Behan
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
Charlie Chaplin
Many would be cowards if they had courage enough.
Thomas Fulle
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
Should we feel at times disheartened and discouraged, a confiding thought, a simple movement of heart towards God will renew our powers. Whatever He may demand of us, He will give us at the moment the strength and the courage that we need.
Franois de Salignac de la Mothe Fenelon
Courage comes and goes. Hold on for the next supply.
Vicki Baum
There is plenty of courage among us for the abstract, but not for the concrete.
Hellen Kelle
Courage is not the absence of fear, but the conquest of it.
Author Unknown