Courage is the fear of being thought a coward.
Quotes, Sayings and Thoughts
- 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.
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