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The bravest thing you can do when you are not brave is to profess courage and act accordingly.

Author: Corra May Harris (1869-1935)

Profession: American Author

Give us the fortitude to endure the things which cannot be changed, and the courage to change the things which should be changed, ;and the wisdom to know one from the other.

Author: Oliver J. Hart

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All brave men love; for he only is brave who has affections to fight for, whether in the daily battle of life, or in physical contests.

Author: Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864)

Profession: American Novelist, Short Story Writer

Gallantry to women -- the sure road to their favor -- is nothing but the appearance of extreme devotion to all their wants and wishes, a delight in their satisfaction, and a confidence in yourself as being able to contribute toward it.

Author: William Hazlitt (1778-1830)

Profession: British Essayist

We are very much what others think of us. The reception our observations meet with gives us courage to proceed, or damps our efforts.

Author: William Hazlitt (1778-1830)

Profession: British Essayist

Courage is grace under pressure.

Author: Ernest Hemingway (1898-1961)

Profession: American Writer

Courage is poorly housed that dwells in numbers; the lion never counts the herd that are about him, nor weighs how many flocks he has to scatter.

Author: Aaron Hill (1685-1750)

Profession: British Dramatist

And what he greatly thought, he nobly dared.

Author: Homer

Profession: Greek Epic Poet

The human race afraid of nothing, rushes on through every crime.

Author: Horace

Profession: Italian Poet

Live as brave men and face adversity with stout hearts.

Author: Horace

Profession: Italian Poet

Quit thinking that you must halt before the barrier of inner negativity. You need not. You can crash through whatever we see a negative state, that is where we can destroy it.

Author: Vernon Howard (-1992)

Profession: American Author, Speaker

You cannot fly like an eagle with wings of a wren.

Author: William Henry Hudson

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Have courage for the great sorrows of life, and patience for the small ones. When you have laboriously accomplished your daily tasks, go to sleep in peace. God is awake.

Author: Victor Hugo (1802-1885)

Profession: French Poet, Dramatist, Novelist

There are obstinate and unknown braves who defend themselves inch by inch in the shadows against the fatal invasion of want and turpitude. There are noble and mysterious triumphs which no eye sees. No renown rewards, and no flourish of trumpets salutes. Life, misfortune, isolation, abandonment, and poverty and battlefields which have their heroes.

Author: Victor Hugo (1802-1885)

Profession: French Poet, Dramatist, Novelist

Courage is acting in spite of fear.

Author: Howard W. Hunter

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