Courage isn't having the strength to go on - it is going on when you don't have strength.— Napoleon Bonaparte
Sensual Courage And Perseverance quotations
The lion doesn't turn around when the small dog barks.
Character, courage, industry and perseverance are the four pillars on which the whole edifice of human life can be built and failure is a word unknown to me.
Character is a quality that embodies many important traits, such as integrity, courage, perseverance, confidence and wisdom. Unlike your fingerprints that you are born with and can't change, character is something that you create within yourself and must take responsibility for changing
A true leader has the confidence to stand alone, the courage to make tough decisions, and the compassion to listen to the needs of others.
While every refugee's story is different and their anguish personal, they all share a common thread of uncommon courage - the courage not only to survive, but to persevere and rebuild their shattered lives.
Have patience with all things, but chiefly have patience with yourself.
Do not lose courage in considering your own imperfections but instantly set about remedying them -- every day begin the task anew.
The habit of persistence is the habit of victory.
Fear is what stops you. Courage is what keeps you going.
Just because you fail once doesn't mean you're gonna fail at everything.
There is nothing more common than unsuccessful men with talent.
Perseverance, determination, commitment, and courage-those things are real.
The desire for redemption drives you.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence.
Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent.
Courage and perseverance have a magical talisman, before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish into air. These qualities have ever been displayed in their mightiest perfection, as attendants in the retinue of strong passions.
Give us grace and strength to forbear and to persevere. Give us courage and gaiety and the quiet mind, spare to us our friends, soften to us our enemies.
A strong person loves, forgives, walks away, lets go, tries again, perseveres... No matter what life throws at them.
Zeal is the great desire to make God known, loved, and served, and thus to bring knowledge of salvation to others. Activity flows from this virtue. Teachers who possess it fulfill the duties of their profession with enthusiasm, love, courage, and perseverance.
Anyone will succeed in whatever field of endeavor in life by acquiring the same virtues and character that boxing world champions do - dedication, perseverance, courage, extreme self-discipline and prayers
As you go along your own road in life, you will, if you aim high enough, also meet resistance... But no matter how tough the opposition may seem, have courage still and persevere.
I would like to be known as an intelligent woman, a courageous woman, a loving woman, a woman who teaches by being.
Character is far more important than intellect in making a man a good citizen or successful at his calling- meaning by character not only such qualities as honesty and truthfulness, but courage, perseverance and self-reliance.
I salute you for your courage, and I applaud your perseverance, and I embrace you for your faith in the face of adversarial forces.
Success also requires the courage to risk disapproval.
Most independent thought, new ideas, or endeavors beyond the common measure are greeted with disapproval, and ranging from skepticism and ridicule to violent outrage. To persevere in anything exceptional requires inner strength and the unshakable conviction that you are right.
Ho who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life.
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.
If I had the perspective of the whole, perhaps I'd see it? That which seems evil, is it a cloud to bring rain, to bring a greater good to the whole of the world? Who would ever know the greater graces of comfort and perseverance, mercy and forgiveness, patience and courage, if no shadows fell over a life?
It's the easiest thing in the world for a man to deceive himself.
If you have been brutally broken but still have the courage to be gentle to other living beings, than you're a badass with a heart of an angel.
A man of sense is never discouraged by difficulties;
he redoubles his industry and his diligence, he perseveres and infallibly prevails at last.
Human misery must somewhere have a stop;
there is no wind that always blows a storm; great good fortune comes to failure in the end. All is change; all yields its place and goes; to persevere, trusting in what hopes he has, is courage in a man. The coward despairs.
Send the harmony of a Great Desire vibrating through every fiber of your being.
Pray for a task that will call forth your faith, your courage, your perseverance, and you spirit of sacrifice. Keep your hands and your soul clean, and the conquering current will flow freely.
Have courage and be kind.
I pray they will carry on in spite of that dreadful monster prejudice, and with patience, courage, fortitude and perseverance achieve success for themselves.
Failure is only postponed success as long as courage 'coaches' ambition.
There is one thing more powerful than kings and all the soldiers in the world, and that is a visionary who has the courage to persevere.
Everything you need, you courage, strength, compassion and love; everything you need is already within you.
Let us never give in to pessimism, to that bitterness that the devil offers us every day. Do not give in to pessimism and discouragement. We have the firm certainty that the Holy Spirit gives the Church with His mighty breath, the courage to persevere and also to seek new methods of evangelization, to bring the Gospel to the ends of the earth.
Living your purpose will require a HUGE amount of faith, courage, tenacity and perseverance.
Give us courage and gaiety and the quient mind . . .
Leadership simply begins with the courage to be yourself. So everyone else can be, too.
It feels good to show some courage.
There's no music in rest, but there's the making of music in it.
And people are always missing that part of the life melody, always talking of perseverance and courage and fortitude; but patience is the finest and worthiest part of fortitude, and the rarest, too.
We each need to make our lion's roar - to persevere with unshakable courage when faced with all manner of doubts and sorrows and fears - to declare our right to awaken.
My stories are of gas chambers, shootings, electrified fences, torture, scorching sun, mental abuse, and constant threat of death. But they are also stories of faith, hope, triumph, and love. They are stories of perseverance, loyalty, courage in the face of overwhelming odds, and of never giving up!
Acquisition of knowledge is not the end, but the means to the end;
the end consists in the attainment, thanks to this knowledge of the higher worlds, of greater and truer self-confidence, a higher degree of courage, and a magnanimity and perseverance such as cannot, as a rule, be acquired in the lower world.