Courage is a mean with regard to fear and confidence.
Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones; and when you have laboriously accomplished your daily task, go to sleep in peace.
My talent is such that no undertaking, however vast in size... has ever surpassed my courage.
Courage isn't having the strength to go on - it is going on when you don't have strength.
To persevere, trusting in what hopes he has, is courage in a man.
I always disliked dogs, those protectors of cowards who lack the courage to fight an assailant themselves.
It is our duty still to endeavor to avoid war; but if it shall actually take place, no matter by whom brought on, we must defend ourselves. If our house be on fire, without inquiring whether it was fired from within or without, we must try to extinguish it.
Everything tells me that I am about to make a wrong decision, but making mistakes is just part of life. What does the world want of me? Does it want me to take no risks, to go back to where I came from because I didn't have the courage to say "yes" to life?
I hope America can also be the cultural leader of the world, and use this frontier spirit to lead and show others that we need courage to go places where we have not gone before.
Courage is grace under pressure.
Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees the others.
This soul, or life within us, by no means agrees with the life outside us. If one has the courage to ask her what she thinks, she is always saying the very opposite to what other people say.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
Civil strife is as much a greater evil than a concerted war effort as war itself is worse than peace.
Do you really think it is weakness that yields to temptation? I tell you that there are terrible temptations which it requires strength, strength and courage to yield to.
One man with courage is a majority.
When you find your path, you must not be afraid. You need to have sufficient courage to make mistakes. Disappointment, defeat, and despair are the tools God uses to show us the way.
Just as courage imperils life, fear protects it.
People with courage and character always seem sinister to the rest.
You will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.
Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.
Cease to inquire what the future has in store, and take as a gift whatever the day brings forth.
Every man of courage is a man of his word.
Courtesy is as much a mark of a gentleman as courage.
To love someone deeply gives you strength. Being loved by someone deeply gives you courage.