Quotes, Sayings and Thoughts

Courage is the fear of being thought a coward.

- Horace Smith


It is better to die on your feet than to live on your knees.

- Dolores Ibarruri


Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.

- C. S. Lewis


The man who knows when not to act is wise. To my mind, bravery is forethought.

- Euripides


Courage is grace under pressure.

- Ernest Hemingway


A timid person is frightened before a danger, a coward during the time, and a courageous person afterwards.

- Jean Paul Friedrich Richter


The last thing a woman will consent to discover in a man whom she loves, or on whom she simply depends, is want of courage.

- Joseph Conrad


Some have been thought brave because thay were afraid to run away.

- Thomas Fuller

Courage is very important. Like a muscle, it is strengthened by use.

- Ruth Gordon


Heroes may not be braver than anyone else. They're just braver five minutes longer.

- Ronald Reagan


What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight - it's the size of the fight in the dog.

- Dwight D. Eisenhower


Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated. You can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.

- David Lloyd George