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Nothing gives a fearful man more courage than another's fear.

Author: Umberto Eco (1929)

Profession: Italian Novelist and critic

Be courageous. I have seen many depressions in business. Always America has emerged from these stronger and more prosperous. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith! Go forward!

Author: Thomas A. Edison (1847-1931)

Profession: American Inventor, Entrepreneur, Founder of GE

The ideas that have lighted my way and, time after time, have given me new courage to face life cheerfully have been Kindness, Beauty, and Truth.

Author: Albert Einstein (1879-1955)

Profession: German-born American Physicist

To put it boldly, it is the attempt at a posterior reconstruction of existence by the process of conceptualization.

Author: Albert Einstein (1879-1955)

Profession: German-born American Physicist

Success is never final and failure is never fatal. It's courage that counts.

Author: Jules Ellinger

Profession:

Courage consists in equality to the problem before us.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes him boldly by the beard, he is often surprised to find it comes off in his hand, and that it was only tied on to scare away the timid adventurers.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

A great part of courage is the courage of having done the thing before.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

Courage charms us, because it indicates that a man loves an idea better than all things in the world, that he is thinking neither of his bed, nor his dinner, nor his money, but will venture all to put in act the invisible thought of his mind.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

Half a man's wisdom goes with his courage.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

What a new face courage puts on everything!

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

Whatever you do, you need courage. Whatever course you decide upon, there is always someone to tell you that you are wrong. There are always difficulties arising that tempt you to believe your critics are right. To map out a course of action and follow it to an end requires some of the same courage that a soldier needs. Peace has its victories, but it takes brave men and women to win them.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

Keep courage. Whatever you do, do not feel sorry for yourself. You will win in a great age of opportunity.

Author: Richard L. Evans

Profession:

I am more important than my problems.

Author: Jose Ferrer (1912-1992)

Profession: Puerto Rican Actor, Director, Producer

The most glorious moments in your life are not the so-called days of success, but rather those days when out of dejection and despair you feel rise in you a challenge to life, and the promise of future accomplishments.

Author: Gustave Flaubert (1821-1880)

Profession: French Novelist