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Maya Angelou Quotes > One isn't necessarily born...

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One isn't necessarily born with courage, but one is born with potential. Without courage, we cannot practice any other virtue with consistency. We can't be kind, true, merciful, generous, or honest.
Maya Angelou
About: Virtue, Courage

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