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Quotes And Sayings About Courage

Courage Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Courage

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They put me in a harness, like a horse, to learn the back somersault. It was weird up there when I put on that harness for the first time. The courage came with practice.
~By Donald O'Connor ~


I encourage students to pursue an idea far enough so they can see what the cliches and stereotypes are. Only then do they begin to hit pay dirt.
~By Robert Morgan ~


Have the courage to be ignorant of a great number of things, in order to avoid the calamity of being ignorant of everything.
~By Sydney Smith ~


There are two types of courage involved with what I did. When it comes to picking up a rifle, millions of people are capable of doing that, as we see in Iraq or Vietnam. But when it comes to risking their careers, or risking being invited to lunch by the establishment, it turns out that's remarkably rare.
~By Daniel Ellsberg ~


I had an art teacher who's the reason I got there in high school who encouraged me to go to Alabama. That's where she had gone and kept raving over their art department.
~By Sela Ward ~


Courage is poorly housed that dwells in numbers; the lion never counts the herd that are about him, nor weighs how many flocks he has to scatter.
~By Aaron Hill ~


Correction does much, but encouragement does more.
~By Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~


God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
~By Reinhold Niebuhr ~


But we got up there and decided to stick to this mix of power chords and funk and that's where it really started for us. In having the courage to take that decision. To take a gamble not just with our music but our lives.
~By Michael Hutchence ~


These are the days for strong men to courageously expose wrong.
~By Powell Clayton ~


Let's drink to the spirit of gallantry and courage that made a strange Heaven out of unbelievable Hell, and let's drink to the hope that one day this country of ours, which we love so much, will find dignity and greatness and peace again.
~By Noel Coward ~


We live by encouragement and die without it - slowly, sadly, angrily.
~By Celeste Holm ~


With enough courage, you can do without a reputation.
~By Margaret Mitchell ~


Young people can get very discouraged and get hooked on drugs or on alcohol because of problems they perceive as insurmountable. It is important that they realize a mistake need not ruin their future, but they must also know that not everything in life is a bed of roses.
~By Maureen Forrester ~


It was a very emotional dinner... Everyone shared personal stories about her and gave her words of encouragement and inspiration. Everyone tried to remain positive.
~By Lil' Kim ~


Whether you be man or woman you will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.
~By James Allen ~


Courage is always the surest wisdom.
~By Wilfred Grenfell ~


Our gloomy Presbyterian ideas encourage fear of God, not love for him.
~By Daniel H. Hill ~


Nearly every man who develops an idea works it up to the point where it looks impossible, and then he gets discouraged. That's not the place to become discouraged.
~By Thomas A. Edison ~


Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex... It takes a touch of genius - and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction.
~By Albert Einstein ~


The more wit the less courage.
~By Thomas Fuller ~


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.
~By John F. Kennedy ~


It requires greater courage to preserve inner freedom, to move on in one's inward journey into new realms, than to stand defiantly for outer freedom. It is often easier to play the martyr, as it is to be rash in battle.
~By Rollo May ~


Change will never happen when people lack the ability and courage to see themselves for who they are.
~By Bryant H. McGill ~


You can't test courage cautiously.
~By Annie Dillard ~


Above all, we must realize that no arsenal, or no weapon in the arsenals of the world, is so formidable as the will and moral courage of free men and women. It is a weapon our adversaries in today's world do not have.
~By Ronald Reagan ~


Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.
~By Dale Carnegie ~


Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees the others.
~By Aristotle ~


Breast cancer deaths in America have been declining for more than a decade. Much of that success is due to early detection and better treatments for women. I strongly encourage women to get a mammogram.
~By Larry Craig ~


There are pretenders to piety as well as to courage.
~By Moliere ~


Welding torches, cutting torches and any activity producing a flame outside is prohibited. Any open flame is discouraged.
~By John Glover ~


I applaud the American Cancer Society for all they do to eradicate smoking. Their local, state and national efforts help to discourage young people from taking up this deadly habit and the resources they provide have helped numerous smokers quit.
~By Allyson Schwartz ~


Our democracy poses problems and these problems must and shall be solved by courageous leadership.
~By Charles Edison ~


I'm not sure Americans are hesitant to do this again - to fight another war, because it looked to them like a courageous and terrific endeavor.
~By Ashleigh Banfield ~


We must have courage to bet on our ideas, to take the calculated risk, and to act. Everyday living requires courage if life is to be effective and bring happiness.
~By Maxwell Maltz ~


In this work I have received the opposition of a number of men who only advocate the unobtainable because the immediately possible is beyond their moral courage, administrative ability, and their political prescience.
~By John Burns ~


I pray they will carry on in spite of that dreadful monster prejudice, and with patience, courage, fortitude and perseverance achieve success for themselves.
~By Major Taylor ~


I'll know how to die with courage; that is easier than living.
~By Georg Buchner ~


It is remarkable that this people, though unarmed, dares attack an armed foe; the infantry defy the cavalry, and by their activity and courage generally prove victors.
~By Giraldus Cambrensis ~


I can say, and I am responsible for what I am saying, that they have started to commit suicide under the walls of Baghdad. We will encourage them to commit more suicides quickly.
~By Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf ~


If human beings had genuine courage, they'd wear their costumes every day of the year, not just on Halloween.
~By Doug Coupland ~


He's a man of great common sense and good taste - meaning thereby a man without originality or moral courage.
~By George Bernard Shaw ~


Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
~By Winston Churchill ~


The only courage that matters is the kind that gets you from one moment to the next.
~By Mignon McLaughlin ~


It is individuals who must be encouraged to undertake the unprecedented - and unprecedentedly profitable - effort to prevent the annihilation of the human race.
~By L. Neil Smith ~


Courage is knowing what not to fear.
~By Plato ~


We gain nothing by being with such as ourselves. We encourage one another in mediocrity. I am always longing to be with men more excellent than myself.
~By Charles Lamb ~


Democracy encourages the majority to decide things about which the majority is ignorant.
~By John Simon ~


Cowardice and courage are never without a measure of affectation. Nor is love. Feelings are never true. They play with their mirrors.
~By Jean Baudrillard ~


Many rock musicians are excellent cooks, I've found, and those that are prefer to eat their own cooking in the studio. I encourage this behavior as I also enjoy the benefits of fresh food.
~By Steve Albini ~


I saw clearly how those who saved the state so heroically and courageously in the War of Independence would be capable of bringing a catastrophe upon it if they are given the chance in normal times.
~By Moshe Sharett ~


I'm excited and encouraged to see people getting involved with their public lands and forests. We really need the public's help to repair these heavily used recreation sites.
~By Robert Towne ~


On several occasions President Kennedy encouraged me to take a lover, an obvious sign he also had some himself.
~By Pierre Salinger ~


What is important is to believe in something so strongly that you're never discouraged.
~By Salma Hayek ~


My talent is such that no undertaking, however vast in size... has ever surpassed my courage.
~By Peter Paul Rubens ~


War is fear cloaked in courage.
~By William Westmoreland ~


Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
~By B. R. Ambedkar ~


What I learned with Cecil Taylor was strategy and survival and how to resist temptations and resist getting discouraged.
~By Steve Lacy ~


Most of the good executives do pretty well. Because to be a good executive you have to be strong, and you have to have a simple attribute that people have forgotten about - courage.
~By John Milius ~


Character contributes to beauty. It fortifies a woman as her youth fades. A mode of conduct, a standard of courage, discipline, fortitude, and integrity can do a great deal to make a woman beautiful.
~By Jacqueline Bisset ~


This sort of encouragement is vital for any writer. And lastly the publication of Touching the Flame, which was on hold for two years and went through a few publishers before finding a stable home.
~By Paul Kane ~


I can't say enough about how I'm against drugs. Be smart, think about it, look at what it does to people, look at how much you have to experience in life and be courageous enough to do everything you want to without that chemical help.
~By Erika Christensen ~


TV is so different from the movies. It takes a lot of stamina because you work such long hours. It is really challenging. You are learning the next day's lines while you are shooting today's scenes. I found courage I never realised I had. I hope to do more.
~By Sharon Stone ~


To have courage for whatever comes in life - everything lies in that.
~By Saint Teresa of Avila ~


For as long as this nation has known war, we have embraced the heroes it has produced. Americans have rightfully noted the honor and nobility of courage under hostile fire and thanked those who perished in their defense.
~By James T. Walsh ~


Presumption should never make us neglect that which appears easy to us, nor despair make us lose courage at the sight of difficulties.
~By Benjamin Banneker ~


Just as courage imperils life, fear protects it.
~By Leonardo da Vinci ~


The proposition that we should encourage wickedness and violence by exposing one side of the face to blows because we have been beaten on the other is too great an absurdity.
~By Thomas Mellon ~


There's a lot of mediocrity being celebrated, and a lot of wonderful stuff being ignored or discouraged.
~By Sean Penn ~


Support the strong, give courage to the timid, remind the indifferent, and warn the opposed.
~By Whitney M. Young ~


Our situation today shows that beauty demands for itself at least as much courage and decision as do truth and goodness, and she will not allow herself to be separated and banned from her two sisters without taking them along with herself in an act of mysterious vengeance.
~By Hans Urs von Balthasar ~


Trouble has no necessary connection with discouragement. Discouragement has a germ of its own, as different from trouble as arthritis is different from a stiff joint.
~By F. Scott Fitzgerald ~


War paralyzes your courage and deadens the spirit of true manhood.
~By Alexander Berkman ~


As an actor I think sometimes producers need a little bit of encouragement to see you in a particular role, they may not have as much imagination as you would expect.
~By Steve Kanaly ~


The terrorist attacks of September 11th and the courageous actions of our armed forces in Afghanistan and Iraq remind us that friends of tyranny and enemies of freedom still exist.
~By Carl Levin ~


When God speaks, oftentimes His voice will call for an act of courage on our part.
~By Charles Stanley ~


You should not do this, Comrade. We are only in the introductory stage yet, here in Western Europe. And in that stage it is better to encourage the fighters than the rulers.
~By Herman Gorter ~


He who loses wealth loses much; he who loses a friend loses more; but he that loses his courage loses all.
~By Miguel de Cervantes ~


We need to find the courage to say NO to the things and people that are not serving us if we want to rediscover ourselves and live our lives with authenticity.
~By Barbara de Angelis ~


My father influenced by his very life, his very example and the environment that I was brought up in. But, he did not encourage or discourage any of us. He let us make up our own minds.
~By Juliet Mills ~


He is a man of courage who does not run away, but remains at his post and fights against the enemy.
~By Socrates ~


My parents really encouraged me.
~By Randy Castillo ~


I favor strategies that encourage industry to include some sort of key recovery capability in their systems which would also address user requirements for access.
~By Dorothy Denning ~


Every day begins with an act of courage and hope: getting out of bed.
~By Mason Cooley ~


Keep courage. Whatever you do, do not feel sorry for yourself. You will win in a great age of opportunity.
~By Richard L. Evans ~


Heroes to me are guys that sit in libraries. They absorb knowledge and then the risks they take are calculated on the basis of the courage it took to become replete with knowledge.
~By William Hurt ~


Mike Leigh encourages you to choose a person that you know to base your character on. You write a whole list of people that you know and you go through that list in great depth with him. And then he chooses one of those people from your list.
~By Jane Horrocks ~


No one in my family was a reader of literary fiction. So, I didn't have encouragement, but I didn't have discouragement, because I don't think anybody knew what that meant.
~By Amy Tan ~


Necessity does the work of courage.
~By Nicholas M. Butler ~


A statesman wants courage and a statesman wants vision; but believe me, after six months' experience, he wants first, second, third and all the time - patience.
~By Stanley Baldwin ~


My training in Science of Mind had begun with my mother. She took me to a different church every Sunday, and she encouraged me to question the minister afterward.
~By Esther Williams ~


Throughout the history of our young nation, we have seen our military go bravely into battle, armed with courage and willing to make the ultimate sacrifice.
~By John M. McHugh ~


I think when you are the parents of a gifted athlete, the best thing in the world you can do is to encourage them, in my opinion. My dad didn't push me and I didn't push my children in athletics.
~By Bob Lilly ~


Not only is our love for our children sometimes tinged with annoyance, discouragement, and disappointment, the same is true for the love our children feel for us.
~By Bruno Bettelheim ~


You want to shut up every Negro who has the courage to stand up and fight for the rights of his people, for the rights of workers, and I have been on many a picket line for the steelworkers too.
~By Paul Robeson ~


Courage can't see around corners but goes around them anyway.
~By Mignon McLaughlin ~


Each of us has an inner dream that we can unfold if we will just have the courage to admit what it is. And the faith to trust our own admission. The admitting is often very difficult.
~By Julia Cameron ~


Mum, who had been a dancer with a small ballet company before she got married, was full of encouragement. She didn't say, 'This is really good, you should do this', She just encouraged us to do whatever we liked.
~By Dannii Minogue ~


A man of courage flees forward, in the midst of new things.
~By Jacques Maritain ~


But steel bars have never yet kept out a mob; it takes something a good deal stronger: human courage backed up by the consciousness of being right.
~By Ray Stannard Baker ~

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April 19 ,2021
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