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Courage and perseverance have a magical talisman, before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish into air.
- John Quincy Adams
Fortune helps the brave.
- Publius Terentius Afer Phormio
Live as brave men; and if fortune is adverse, front its blows with brave hearts.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero
Courage is the price that Life exacts for granting peace.
- Amelia Earhart Courage
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
A coward turns away, but a brave man's choice is danger.
- Euripides Iphigenia in Tauris, circa 412 B.C.
I would rather be a coward than brave because people hurt you when you are brave.
- E. M. Forster
The bravest thing you can do when you are not brave is to profess courage and act accordingly.
- Corra Harris
I wanted you to see what real courage is, instead of getting the idea that courage is a man with a gun in his hand. It's when you know you're licked before you begin but you begin anyway and you see it through no matter what.
- Harper Lee To Kill a Mockingbird
Courage is the ladder on which all the other virtues mount.
- Clare Booth Luce Reader's Digest, 1979
The only courage that matters is the kind that gets you from one moment to the next.
- Mignon McLaughlin The Second Neurotic's Notebook
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
- Anais Nin
A timid person is frightened before a danger, a coward during the time, and a courageous person afterward.
- Jean Paul Richter
Courage is doing what you're afraid to do. There can be no courage unless you're scared.
- Eddie Rickenbacker
When you meet your antagonist, do everything in a mild and agreeable manner. Let
your courage be as keen, but at the same time as polished, as your sword.
- Richard Brinsley Sheridan
Keep your fears to yourself, but share your courage with others.
- Robert Louis Stevenson
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
- Mark Twain
It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare.
- Mark Twain
Fortune favors the brave.
- Virgil Aeneid
Courage is being scared to death - but saddling up anyway.
- John Wayne