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It takes courage to attempt the impossible. What would we think of Moses today if when it was time to part the red sea, he had said Why don't you guys go build a bridge?

Author: Source Unknown


What you RESIST, PERSISTS. If you take ownership and deal with things that are bothering you, then, in the very process of dealing with them they very often will go away.

Author: Source Unknown


You are under the unfortunate delusion that simply because you run away from danger, you have no courage. You're confusing courage with wisdom.

Author: Source Unknown


Courage is not the absence of fear, but the conquest of it.

Author: Source Unknown


In love, as in war, a fortress that parleys is half taken.

Author: Margaret Valois


He who dies before many witnesses always does so with courage.

Author: Voltaire (1694-1778)

Profession: French Historian, Writer

Courage means to keep working a relationship, to continue seeking solutions to difficult problems, and to stay focused during stressful periods.

Author: Denis Waitley (1933)

Profession: American Author, Speaker, Trainer, Peak Performance Expert

Follow the path of the unsafe, independent thinker. Expose your ideas to the danger of controversy. Speak your mind and fear less the label of ''crackpot'' than the stigma of conformity.

Author: Thomas J. Watson (-1956)

Profession: American Businessman, Founder of IBM

We must have the courage to allow a little disorder in our lives.

Author: Ben Weininger


True courage is not the brutal force of vulgar heroes. Rather the firm resolve of virtue and reason.

Author: Alfred North Whitehead (1861-1947)

Profession: British Mathematician, Philosopher

'Tis easy enough to be pleasant, When life flows along like a song; But the man worth while is the one who will smile when everything goes dead wrong.

Author: Ella Wheeler Wilcox (1855-1919)

Profession: American Poet, Journalist

Courage is the art of being the only one who knows you're scared to death.

Author: Earl Wilson (1907)

Profession: American newspaper columnist

I am convinced that one of the biggest factors in success is the courage to undertake something.

Author: James A. Worsham


It takes vision and courage to create -- it takes faith and courage to prove.

Author: Owen D. Young (1874-1962)

Profession: American Lawyer, Businessman, Public Official

Better to die on one's feet than to live on one's knees.

Author: Emiliano Zapata (1883-1919)

Profession: Mexican revolutionary