Develop enough courage so that you can stand up for yourself and then stand up for somebody else.— Maya Angelou
Superior Bravery And Courage quotations
I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it.
Do the right thing because it is right.
Keep alive within you and bring under wise control that courage which makes you long to undertake great works, which others might consider it folly to attempt.
Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are stiffened.
Recognize that you have the courage within you to fulfill the purpose of your birth. Summon forth the power of your inner courage and live the life of your dreams.
This is bravery: using the challenge of daily life to sharpen our mind and open our heart.
Failure is a badge of honor. It means you risked failure. And if you don’t risk failure, you’re never going to do anything that’s different from what you’ve already done or what somebody else has done.
The Spartans do not ask how many are the enemy but where are they.
Throughout the years, many Christian women have told me of their great respect for the bravery and courage evident in my work, perhaps even gesturing to their own Isis earrings or a Nile River Goddess pendants.
The frontiers of the kingdom of God were never advanced by men and women of caution.
Truthfully, in this age those with intellect have no courage and those with some modicum of physical courage have no intellect. If things are to alter during the next fifty years then we must re-embrace Byron’s ideal: the cultured thug.
To embark on the journey towards your goals and dreams requires bravery. To remain on that path requires courage. The bridge that merges the two is commitment.
The only time a man can be brave is when he is afraid.
Bravery is a complicated thing to describe.
You can't say it's three feet long and two feet wide and that it weighs four hundred pounds or that it's colored bright blue or that it sounds like a piano or that it smells like roses. It's a quality, not a thing.
The brave may not live forever, but the cautious do not live at all.
Bravery is the capacity to perform properly even when scared half to death.
Having courage does not mean that we are unafraid.
Having courage and showing courage mean we face our fears. We are able to say, 'I have fallen, but I will get up.'
To live with fear and not be afraid is the final test of maturity.
What you feel doesn’t matter in the end; it’s what you do that makes you brave.
Be brave! No one remembers a coward.
Bravery and courage is walking into pain and knowing that something better is on the other side
Physical bravery is an animal instinct; moral bravery is much higher and truer courage.
Acts of bravery don't always take place on battlefields.
They can take place in your heart, when you have the courage to honor your character, your intellect, your inclinations, and yes, your soul by listening to its clean, clear voice of direction instead of following the muddied messages of a timid world.
We believe in ordinary acts of bravery, in the courage that drives one person to stand up for another.
Be strong. Live honorably and with dignity. When you don't think you can, hold on.
The spirit of self-sacrifice creates trust in the power of love.
Moral courage is the most valuable and usually the most absent characteristic in men
Without fear there cannot be courage.
Bravery never goes out of fashion.
Bravery does not mean being fearless.
It means to be full of fear but still not being dominated by it.
You must learn to be strong in the dark as well as in the day, else you will always be only half brave.
No matter what you think about the Iraq war, there is one thing we can all agree on for the next days - we have to salute the courage and bravery of those who are risking their lives to vote and those brave Iraqi and American soldiers fighting to protect their right to vote.
Have the courage to face the truth
. . . idealism is one of the greatest forces in the world. It makes seeming impossibilities possible and succeeds where prudence fails. But unless the idealist is brave and has the courage to face the truth, his idealism creates nothing.
A coward turns away, but a brave man's choice is danger.
Each man kills the thing he loves.
It is hard to be brave, when you're only a Very Small Animal.
A brave heart and a courteous tongue. They shall carry thee far through the jungle, Manling.
Courage is fear that has said its prayers and decided to go forward anyway.
Happiness requires courage, stamina, persistence, fortitude, perseverance, bravery, boldness, valor, vigor, concentration, solidity, substance, backbone, grit, guts, moxie, nerve, pluck, resilience, spunk, tenacity, tolerance, will power, chutzpah, and a good thesaurus.