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Outstanding people have one thing in common: an absolute sense of mission.
Zig Ziglar

No matter how timid a man is, he is capable of the loftiest heroism when he is put to the
test.
Mahatma Gandhi

Our doubts are traitors and make us lose the good we oft might win, by fearing to attempt.
William Shakespeare, Measure For Measure

Courage is not having the strength to go on; it is going on when you don't have the strength.
Theodore Roosevelt

Cowards die many times before their deaths; the valiant never taste death but once.
William Shakespeare

Success and fortune will follow the brave.
Chinese proverb

There is, in addition to a courage with which men die; a courage by which men must live.
John F. Kennedy

Freedom lies in being bold.
Robert Frost

Faint heart never won fair lady.
English proverb

Courage... oh yes! If only one had that - then life might be livable in spite of everything.
Henrik Ibsen

Courage is exhilarating.
Eleanor Roosevelt

A coward turns away. But a brave man's choice is danger.
Euripides

One man with courage is a majority.
Thomas Jefferson

Courage is not the absence of fear but the awareness that something else is more important.
Stephen R. Covey

When you have no choice, mobilize the spirit of courage.
Jewish proverb

Courage leads to heaven; fear leads to death.
Seneca

Facing it - always facing it - that's the way to get through. Face it!
Joseph Conrad

To sin by silence, when they should protest, makes cowards of men.
Abraham Lincoln

Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.
John F. Kennedy

Bravery never goes out of fashion.
William M. Thackeray

It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
Aesop

Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
Dale Carnegie

The principal act of courage is to endure and withstand dangers doggedly rather than to
attack them.
Thomas Aquinas

Unless you have courage, a courage that keeps you going, always going, no matter what
happens, there is no certainty of success. It is really an endurance race.
Henry Ford

Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Anais Nin

Do one thing everyday that scares you.
Eleanor Roosevelt

Courage without conscience is a wild beast.
Robert G. Ingersoll

Courage! What makes a king out of a slave? What makes the flag on the mast to wave? What
makes the elephant charge his tusk in the misty mist, or the dusky dusk? What makes the
muskrat guard his musk? Courage! What makes the sphinx the seventh wonder? Courage!
What makes the dawn come up like thunder? Courage! What makes the Hottentot so hot?
What puts the "ape" in apricot? What have they got that I ain't got? Courage!
The Wizard of Oz, 1939

The whole secret of existence is to have no fear. Never fear what will become of you,
depend on no one.
Buddha

Those who are brave get to eat.
Russian proverb

Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.
Andre Gide

Tell a man he is brave, and you help him to become so.
Thomas Carlyle

He who finds fortune on his side should go briskly ahead, for she is wont to favor the bold.
Baltasar Gracian

Because of a great love, one is courageous.
Lao Tzu

What you feel doesn't matter in the end; it's what you do that makes you brave.
Andre Agassi

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