You cannot build character and courage by taking away a man's initiative and independence.
The secret of happiness is freedom. The secret of freedom is courage.
Hopefully, if not it's not working right. I'm like a navigator and I try to encourage our collaboration and find the best way that will produce fruit. I like fruit. I like cherries, I like bananas.
Suffering! We owe to it all that is good in us, all that gives value to life; we owe to it pity, we owe to it courage, we owe to it all the virtues.
Unless a reviewer has the courage to give you unqualified praise, I say ignore the bastard.
Never look at the trombones. You'll only encourage them.
Courage is grace under pressure.
Who could refrain that had a heart to love and in that heart courage to make love known?
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
I always disliked dogs, those protectors of cowards who lack the courage to fight an assailant themselves.
Yes, as my swift days near their goal, 'tis all that I implore: In life and death a chainless soul, with courage to endure.
Meg Ryan is a beautiful and courageous woman. I grieve the loss of her companionship but I've not lost the friendship. We talk all the time and that was what our connection was about. She has a wonderful mind and we just like a chat.
It requires more courage to suffer than to die.
The secret to happiness is freedom... And the secret to freedom is courage.
Courage is knowing what not to fear.
Often the difference between a successful person and a failure is not one has better abilities or ideas, but the courage that one has to bet on one's ideas, to take a calculated risk - and to act.
Why should we honour those that die upon the field of battle? A man may show as reckless a courage in entering into the abyss of himself.
At the same time, I would add that the American people have a lot of courage.
Courtesy is as much a mark of a gentleman as courage.
Freedom is the sure possession of those alone who have the courage to defend it.
My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry; to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return.
Courage stands halfway between cowardice and rashness, one of which is a lack, the other an excess of courage.
I do not wish to treat friendships daintily, but with the roughest courage. When they are real, they are not glass threads or frost-work, but the solidest thing we know.
Courage consists not in hazarding without fear; but being resolutely minded in a just cause.
I want to grow old without facelifts. I want to have the courage to be loyal to the face I have made.